NYCC13: Day Two in Pictures

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TweetI got five hours of sleep last night, yet managed to navigate the show fairly well. Basically, my brain was on the same power-saving strategy my smart phone was using, and aside from weary feet, I managed quite well. I had various panels scheduled, but after seeing the line for the JMS workshop, gave up.  […]

NYCC ’13: DC Announce Stephanie Brown’s Return

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TweetThe Batman panel is going on right now, and The Beat has Jeffrey O. Gustafson on the floor right now. But according to reports we’ve had from several of the people sitting in on the panel, it sounds like there’s one announcement we HAD to let you know about immediately! It appears that Scott Snyder […]

Boom Announce ‘Curse’ by Tim Daniel, Michael Moreci, Riley Rossmo and Colin Lorimer

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TweetJust announced this week is the news that Boom Studios will be publishing ‘Curse’, a four-issue miniseries from writers Tim Daniel and Michael Moreci; as well as artists Riley Rossmo and Colin Lorimer. A werewolf story, the series is set to start in January.

NYCC ’13: Avengers Undercover – the Follow-Up to Avengers Arena

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Marvel have announced their plans for the follow-up to Avengers Arena, the somewhat controversial series in which a number of trainee superheroes were kidnapped and forced to fight each other to the death by Arcade. Written by Dennis Hopeless and drawn by Kev Walker – the creative team from Avengers Arena – the series will see several teen heroes go on a new mission.

NYCC ’13: Avengers World #1 from Hickman, Spencer, and Caselli

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TweetThe Avengers panel is currently going on in New York, and there’s all kinds of new stuff being announced – as is the wont of convention panels. Among them is the news that Jonathan Hickman, Nick Spencer and Stefano Caselli will be the creative team for a book called Avengers World.

NYCC ’13: A Black Widow Solo Series from Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto

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TweetPossibly one of the most demanded comics from fans, Marvel have announced today that they will be publishing a new Black Widow solo series, written by Nathan Edmondson and drawn by Phil Noto. Natasha Romanov will be in the title role.

NYCC ’13: Loki, Agent of Asgard

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Al Ewing and Lee Garbett have been announced as the creative team for an interesting new project – Loki, Agent of Asgard. Spoilers for Young Avengers follow in the article below.

NYCC ’13: Richard Isanove Takes Over Savage Wolverine’s Next Arc

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TweetFrench artist Richard Isanove has been announced as the next creator taking over on Savage Wolverine, a title which has turned into a showcase book for artists to flex their storytelling. Following recent arcs by Jock and Phil Jimenez, painter Isanove will join the title in 2014 for an arc.

NYCC ’13: Guardians of the Galaxy and All-New X-Men Crossover “The Trial of Jean Grey”

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TweetThe expected crossover between All-New X-Men and Guardians of the Galaxy (both titles written by Brian Michael Bendis) has been announced as “Trial of Jean Grey”, starting in January 2014. The storyline will see Sara Pichelli drawing GOTG, and Stuart Immonen on ANXM.

NYCC ’13: All-New X-Factor with David and DiGiandomenico

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Let’s go, everybody! It’s NYCC time! Prepare for an avalanche of news updates from the convention. Let’s move to the X-Men panel, where some new storylines have been announced, as well as a relaunch – Peter David and Carmine Di DiGiandomenico will be the creative team for All-New X-Factor.

New York Comic Con apologizes for posting rah rah tweets without owner’s knowledge

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Tweet This is the kind of thing that kind of alarms me, but since people don’t believe in privacy anymore, the practice of allowing corporations to hijack your social media to advertise their products may be less of a big deal as it undoubtedly becomes more common. As we all know, New York Comic Con […]

Con Diary, NYCC Thursday – Everybody Here is a Giant

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TweetStill up and about, with only minimal cramp and voice loss, yesterday I got into the convention floor for an hour of joyous, horrifying, nicely-carpeted comics browsing. And then I realised where Artists Alley was and went there instead.

NYCC 13: Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics

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Tweet by Jeffrey O. Gustafson A fairly packed audience came to the world premier screening of Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics Thursday at NYCC.  The documentary, which had been in production for some time and dovetails nicely with the recent Villains month stuff. The doc, sparsely narrated by Christopher Lee (!), covers the colorful […]

NYCC13: Day One in Pictures

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TweetSo after a decent night’s sleep, I made my way back to Javits, to partake of various professional panels and then hit the show floor.  But before the panels, I took more pictures!  (Man, I love this press pass!)