SDCC 14: Becky Cloonan, The Killjoys of Moving…

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SDCC 14: Becky Cloonan, The Killjoys of Moving…http://ift.tt/1qtZbe3 Tweet By David Nieves Since 1999 Becky Cloonan has been breaking down doors; whether they be from moving to new places or the ones every creator has to go through to make comics for a living. I had the overwhelming  joy of sitting down with her on […]

SDCC ’14: Listen to all the best panels AND the Eisner Awards

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SDCC ’14: Listen to all the best panels AND the Eisner Awardshttp://ift.tt/1qtZ6ai Tweet Jamie Coville has done it again, recording some of the most fascinating panels from Comic-Con just passed, AND the 2014 Eisner Awards to boot. In fact so many of these were on our own “must see” list, we’ll be listening to these […]

Breaking: SDCC cosplayer was injured as the result of a fall not an assault

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The San Diego Unified Port District Harbor Police have issued a second and final press release in regards to the case of the injured cosplayer at Comic-Con, and it has been ascertained that her injuries were most likely sustained as the result of a fall, not an assault. BACKGROUND: Shortly after 1 a.m. on Sunday, […]

Con BLOG wars: Hall H line kerfuffle leads blogger to quit

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Oh man. This really is the year everything got out of control isn’t it. Before we dig in here, I should note that I’m friendly with everyone mentioned below. I’ve talked to Jeremy at the SDCC Unofficial blog many times, appeared on their podcast several times, tweeted with Tony from Crazy4ComicCon, linked to them all […]

Update on the injured cosplayer

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I’m sure everyone has now read up on the details of the arrest regarding the 17-year-old cosplayed who was found injured and was presumably attacked at Comic-Con on Saturday night. The man who was arrested was 29-year-old Justin Kailor, a photographer associated with something called Project Cosplay. Kailor was friends with the victim, and indeed […]

SDCC ’14: A Conversation with Vivek J. Tiwary, writer of ‘The Fifth Beatle’

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SDCC ’14: A Conversation with Vivek J. Tiwary, writer of ‘The Fifth Beatle’http://ift.tt/1pIUdIK Tweet By: Kyle Pinion Vivek J. Tiwary is a multiple award winning Broadway Producer whose productions have netted 25 Tony Awards and 44 Tony nominations. The culmination of decades of research, The Fifth Beatle, his graphic novel telling the tale of Brian […]

SDCC 14: Becky Cloonan, The Killjoys of Moving…

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By David Nieves Since 1999 Becky Cloonan has been breaking down doors; whether they be from moving to new places or the ones every creator has to go through to make comics for a living. I had the overwhelming  joy of sitting down with her on the SDCC show floor last week. To no one’s […]

SDCC ’14: Vivek J. Tiwary uncovers the fact and fiction behind ‘The Fifth Beatle’

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By: Kyle Pinion Vivek J. Tiwary is a multiple award winning Broadway Producer whose productions have netted 25 Tony Awards and 44 Tony nominations. The culmination of decades of research, The Fifth Beatle, his graphic novel telling the tale of Brian Epstein, the man who discovered and managed The Beatles was released in November of […]

SDCC ’14: Listen to all the best panels AND the Eisner Awards

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Jamie Coville has done it again, recording some of the most fascinating panels from Comic-Con just passed, AND the 2014 Eisner Awards to boot. In fact so many of these were on our own “must see” list, we’ll be listening to these while on the treadmill for weeks to come. You can Find Coville’s pictures […]

SDCC ’14: Journal – 4 Days and 10 Years Later, What I’ve Seen and Learned

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SDCC ’14: Journal – 4 Days and 10 Years Later, What I’ve Seen and Learnedhttp://ift.tt/1twwrX8 Tweet By Victor Van Scoit I planned on writing journal updates based on my daily experiences, but the time vortex that is San Diego Comic Con always wins at some point. With its voracious appetite it eats up every second […]

SDCC ’14: Journal – 4 Days and 10 Years Later, What I’ve Seen and Learned

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By Victor Van Scoit I planned on writing journal updates based on my daily experiences, but the time vortex that is San Diego Comic Con always wins at some point. With its voracious appetite it eats up every second of time that isn’t reserved for basic human survival – like sleep and sustenance – and […]

You have two hours to get your New York Comic-Con panel submissions turned in

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You have two hours to get your New York Comic-Con panel submissions turned inhttp://ift.tt/1n3QAvA Tweet 5pm EDT is the deadline for this year’s New York Comic-Con panel submissions. I’m sitting on a train desperately trying to be coherent and lucid enough to put together a proposal that will pass this kind of scrutiny: Panel and […]

SDCC ’14: Dysart, Kindt, Simons, and Venditti on Valiant’s Current Direction

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SDCC ’14: Dysart, Kindt, Simons, and Venditti on Valiant’s Current Directionhttp://ift.tt/1s4Jg8g Tweet By Alexander Jones Valiant is an incredibly dynamic and interesting superhero publisher that isn’t afraid to take risk after risk with their properties. Comics Beat had the opportunity to sit down with some of the brightest minds working at the comics company including […]

You have two hours to get your New York Comic-Con panel submissions turned in

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5pm EDT is the deadline for this year’s New York Comic-Con panel submissions. I’m sitting on a train desperately trying to be coherent and lucid enough to put together a proposal that will pass this kind of scrutiny: Panel and screening slots at NYCC are in high demand, but are extremely limited. Last year, NYCC […]

SDCC ’14: Dysart, Kindt, Simons, and Venditti on Valiant’s Current Direction

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By Alexander Jones Valiant is an incredibly dynamic and interesting superhero publisher that isn’t afraid to take risk after risk with their properties. Comics Beat had the opportunity to sit down with some of the brightest minds working at the comics company including Joshua Dysart (Harbinger: Armor Hunters & Harbinger: Omegas), Robert Venditti (X-O Manowar […]

SDCC 14: Neil Druckmann… For a Comic Book Writer, He Makes One Hell of a Video Game

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SDCC 14: Neil Druckmann… For a Comic Book Writer, He Makes One Hell of a Video Gamehttp://ift.tt/eA8V8J Tweet By David Nieves Few stories have truly transcended the bounds of their original media in meaningful ways. Sure movies have become games and vice versa, even we comic book faithful are no stranger to our favorite stories becoming […]