SDCC 2014: Watchtower Saturday

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SDCC 2014: Watchtower Saturdayhttp://ift.tt/1lKzK4X Tweet Movie Wars: Saturday Edition *YAWN* DC wins, barely.  They showed the new Wonder Woman costume, and what sounds like an awesome trailer. Marvel?  More cast for “Antman”, the announcement of “GotG 2″, and a teaser peek for “Age of Ultron”. DC didn’t announce anything from other movies (as rumored by […]

SDCC 14: Marvel Turns 75 and Daredevil Celebrates 50, Neither Shows Their Age

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By David Nieves One of Marvel’s top cheeses…no not Mickey, the other one Joe Quesada, got together with two of the company’s best architects; Mark Waid and Dan Slott to remind everyone that this Comic-Con is also Marvel’s 75th anniversary. This panel was officially titled “Marvel Comics’ 75th & Daredevil’s 50th” because the guy who titles panels for Marvel was […]

SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Still happy about the tiny Guardians of the Galaxy cosplayers that won Best Group at @marvel Cosplay contest! #sdcc

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Still happy about the tiny Guardians of the Galaxy cosplayers that won Best Group at @marvel Cosplay contest! #sdcc http://ift.tt/UDIC5a Tweet via Instagram http://ift.tt/1tQzK8N #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;}

SDCC ’14: Ronan Farrow, Chuck Nice and Lea Delaria on sexual harassment at cons???

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SDCC ’14: Ronan Farrow, Chuck Nice and Lea Delaria on sexual harassment at cons???http://ift.tt/eA8V8J Tweet MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow got comedians Chuck Nice and Lea Dearia on his show to talk about Geeks for CONsent and their campaign to get more signage and a clearer harassment policy at the SDCC. Their take on it was the […]

SDCC 14: Marvel “Next Big Thing” is Actually Pretty Big

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By David Nieves One of Marvel’s last SDCC panels came with several announcements on Sunday afternoon. Nick Lowe introduced the panel which consisted of fellow editor Mike Marts, writer Mark Waid, Gerry Duggan, Sam Humphries, and Charles Soule and editor Jordan D. White. Dan Slott was ” just talking to someone on the side.” Why […]

SDCC ’14: Wayward Pines World Premiere and Sorta Q & A

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SDCC ’14: Wayward Pines World Premiere and Sorta Q & Ahttp://ift.tt/1psOVB3 Tweet By Victor Van Scoit When it comes to world premieres at San Diego Comic Con I usually abide by the adage of expect the worst and hope for the best.  Should the result lie somewhere above middle in that spectrum, then it usually […]

SDCC ’14: Why Saga Continues To Be The Best

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SDCC ’14: Why Saga Continues To Be The Besthttp://ift.tt/1psDSYJ Tweet by Zachary Clemente There’s something special about Image’s book Saga. You know it, I know it, the people who voted for the Eisner awards know it – heck, my mom knows it! On Saturday of SDCC ’14, Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson sat down with […]

The Beat Podcasts! – SDCC ’14 Day 4: Geof Darrow and Kinokuniya

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The Beat Podcasts! – SDCC ’14 Day 4: Geof Darrow and Kinokuniyahttp://ift.tt/WKeXsS Tweet Live from San Diego Comic Con, it’s More To Come! Publishers Weekly’s podcast of comics news, interviews and discussion with Calvin Reid, Kate Fitzsimons and The Beat’s own Heidi MacDonald. In part four of More To Come’s San Diego Comic-Con special podcast, […]

SDCC 2014: Watchtower Saturday

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  Movie Wars: Saturday Edition *YAWN* DC wins, barely.  They showed the new Wonder Woman costume, and what sounds like an awesome trailer. Marvel?  More cast for “Antman”, the announcement of “GotG 2″, and a teaser peek for “Age of Ultron”. DC didn’t announce anything from other movies (as rumored by Nikki Finke.  Here’s her […]

SDCC ’14: Giant Monsters Win the Masquerade

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SDCC ’14: Giant Monsters Win the Masqueradehttp://ift.tt/1psrfNh Tweet Just a few hours after Legendary Pictures’ CEO Thomas Tull announced that Mothra, King Ghidorah and Rodan will appear in the Godzilla sequel, attendees at the 40th annual Comic-Con Masquerade saw the four monsters destroy a city live on stage – and win the competition’s Best in […]

SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Still happy about the tiny Guardians of the Galaxy cosplayers that won Best Group at @marvel Cosplay contest! #sdcc

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SDCC ’14: Ronan Farrow, Chuck Nice and Lea Delaria on sexual harassment at cons???

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MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow got comedians Chuck Nice and Lea Dearia on his show to talk about Geeks for CONsent and their campaign to get more signage and a clearer harassment policy at the SDCC. Their take on it was the usual talk show bold face talking points surrounded by awkward laughing. The Geeks for CONsent […]

SDCC ’14: Wayward Pines World Premiere and Sorta Q & A

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  By Victor Van Scoit When it comes to world premieres at San Diego Comic Con I usually abide by the adage of expect the worst and hope for the best.  Should the result lie somewhere above middle in that spectrum, then it usually means the pilot has enough interesting questions that warrants following up […]

SDCC ’14: The Business of Geek Fashion

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SDCC ’14: The Business of Geek Fashionhttp://ift.tt/1nvzr2C Tweet By Hannah Lodge As the popularity of geek culture and comic book movies surges, retailers have seen a significant increase in the demand for stylish, tailored geek clothing. That demand is responsible for the niche market of cosplay-centric, fandom-inspired fashion retailers, who compete to score the best […]

SDCC ’14: Why Saga Continues To Be The Best

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by Zachary Clemente There’s something special about Image’s book Saga. You know it, I know it, the people who voted for the Eisner awards know it – heck, my mom knows it! On Saturday of SDCC ’14, Image Comics Publisher Eric Stephenson sat down with co-creators Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples to discuss their […]

SDCC ’14: Marvel Launch S.H.I.E.L.D. #1 from Mark Waid and Rotating Artists

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Finally deciding to firmly tie something in to their ‘Agents of SHIELD’ TV series, Marvel have announced a new book by writer Mark Waid, which’ll see him working with an assortment of different artists to bring the agency to life. S.H.I.E.L.D. features Phil Coulson – the character played by Clark Gregg in the TV series […]