This weekend, comic book fans and pros are flocking to Seattle for Emerald City Comicon. It's a magical time, when the aisles are lined with quarter bins and fans can tell their favorite writers exactly where their comics went wrong. Conv
Threads: The Free Comic Book Day 2012 t-shirt will feature a "New 52" Justice League design by Jim Lee.
Gaming: New packaging material for Lego's DC Superheroes sets verifies the upcoming Lego Batman 2: Superheroes game.
Fundraising: The group Comic Creators for
Another Emerald City Comicon has come and gone, but attendees have a buzzing, star-studded three days of comics, creators and cosplay to look back on. ComicsAlliance was on hand to capture a smattering of the spirit of the Seattle convention, which you can peruse to your heart's content after the jump
If you missed Emerald City Comic-Con over the weekend in Seattle, no worries -- we've still got the highlights here on CA. And while we were making our rounds on the floor, we also snapped photos of the entertaining things and people we found, including Jeff Parker, Ben Templesmith, Steve Lieber, Kate Beaton, and the world's gayest He-Man animation cel. Check out the full gallery after the jump!
Jeff Parker plays wit
Slave Leia cosplay is pretty popular (and common) at comic book conventions not least of all because it features the lovely "Star Wars" princess in a metal bikini with a chain around her neck. After all, who can resist nostalgic, geeky sci-fi costumes with just a faint whiff of BDSM? But in the spirit of gender-swapped characters, one fan at Emerald
Fans of Kate Beaton's "Hark! A Vagrant" -- who created one of the longest lines at the Emerald City Comic Convention throughout the day yesterday -- got an unexpected treat at the booth of the popular webcomic artist: Fat pony statues. Inspired by her recurring Shetland pony comics, the tiny figures