On the Scene: After Hours at Emerald City Comic Con

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by @AmyChu Day 1 After an exciting first day at Emerald City Comic Con on Friday, a sea of attendees flooded the many downtown venues around Seattle’s Washington State Convention Center. But the place to be for the evening was the bar of the Sheraton hotel where many of the comics professionals gathered. ECCC, like […]

On the scene: Emerald City Comic Con ’13 in photos

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For years people have been telling me to go to this show. “It’s a comics comic-con.” I just want to say right of fthe bat, if you didn’t get in to San Diego Comic-Con or you have been going for years and didn’t beat the refresh button, then save up for ECCC next year. This […]

ECCC ’13: Liveblogging “The Amazing, Awesome IDW Panel”

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It’s almost time for the “The Amazing, Awesome IDW Panel” at the Emerald City con.  We’ll be liveblogging it. Get ready to start hitting refresh. Our cast: Denton Tipton, Joe Harris, Michael Walsh, Mike Costa, Phil Hester and Livio Ramondelli. Harris on X-Files – He’ll be re-establishing and updating the mythology arc.  There will be some […]

ECCC ’13 Liveblogging “Marvel: The Next Big Thing”

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It’s almost time for the “Marvel: The Next Big Thing” panel to start at the Emerald City con.  We’ll be liveblogging it. Get ready to start hitting refresh. Our cast includes, Mark Waid, Sam Humphries, Joe Keating, Matt Fraction, Kelly Sue DeConnick,  Sana Amanat, Gerry Duggan and Brian Prosehn (who is late). DeConnick – Crossover event with […]

ECCC ’13: Liveblogging Star Wars In Comics

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It’s almost time for the Star Wars In Comics Panel to start at Emerald City con.  We’re going to be liveblogging it. Get ready to hit refresh. Our cast: Jeremy Atkins, Randy Stradley, Brian Wood, Gabriel Hardman and Corinna Bechko. Wood Star Wars – His book takes place a week after the first film.  The Rebellion […]

ECCC ’12 Liveblogging “Dynamite is Ready to Explode”

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It’s almost time for the  “Dynamite is Ready to Explode” at the Emerald City con.  We’ll be liveblogging it. Get ready to start hitting refresh. Our cast: Nick Barrucci, Matt Wagner, Gail Simone, Mark Waid, Brandon Jerwa, Robert Napton, Chris Robeson, Ron Marz, Mark Rahner, Francesco Francavilla and Eric Trautman. Gail Simone is getting into the Red […]

ECCC: Monkeybrain Announce Free Comic: Frost

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A quick update from Emerald City Comic Con, a convention which you can only access by jumping into your nearest hot air balloon and flying directly into a cyclone. Monkeybrain’s Allison Baker is at the convention this weekend, and on Friday announced the immediate release of a new comic from the company, available now on […]

ECCC ’13: Liveblogging “From the Pages of Hellboy”

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It’s almost time for the “From the Pages of Hellboy” panel at the Emerald City con and we’ll be liveblogging it. Get ready to start hitting refresh. Matt from Multiveristy is running the panel.  Our cast includes, Mike Mignola, Scott Allie, Tyler Crook and Dave Stewart. All Q&A panel! Q: Hellboy 3 happening? A: No news. […]

ECCC ’13: Liveblogging DC Comics the New 52 – Pandora Comic Announced

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It’s almost time for the “DC Comics the New 52″ panel at the Emerald City con and we’ll be liveblogging it. Get ready to start hitting refresh. The lineup – Larry Ganem, David Finch, Scott Snyder, James Tynion, Jeff Lemire, Ray Fawkes, Ethan Van Sciver, Gail Simone, James Robinson, Brian Buccellato, Kevin Maguire and Matt Kindt. […]

ECCC ’13: Liveblogging “We Are Boom!”

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We’re a few minutes away from the “We Are Boom!” panel starting. We’ll be liveblogging, so get ready to start hitting refresh. Filip Sablik is saying he had the wrong impression of Boom! when he started working there, so this is about explaining to everyone else how Boom! works. Ross Richie says he started Boom! […]

ECCC ’13 Liveblogging Skybound: On the Rise

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It’s almost time for the Skybound: On the Rise panel at the Emerald City con. We’ll be liveblogging it, so get ready to start hitting reload. Our cast: Charlie Adlard, Ryan Ottley, Brandon Sieffert and Joshua Williamson. A new character named Ezekiel will be coming to Walking Dead. There’s now a walkingdead.com website. Ottley is told […]

ECCC ’13 Liveblogging Pint O’ CB

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It’s almost time for the Pint O’ C.B. panel at Emerald City Comicon and we’re going to be liveblogging. Get ready to start hitting refresh. Our Cast: C.B Cebulski, Sam Humphries, Cullen Bunn, Mark Waid, Daniel Way, Jeanine Schaeffer, Matt Fraction, Sana Amanat, Brian Posehn and Gerry Duggan. Ah… no Marvel PR on the panel… Q: How […]

ECCC ’13 – The Big Picture Panel

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The Internet has changed everything for the funny book business; we all know that for the most part. It can either make or break your comic book career that probably hasn’t even started yet. The internet has 24/7 access to creators and publishers. What kind of impact is that having on the industry as a […]

ECCC ’13 – Liveblogging THE OFFICIAL WEST COAST “FABLES” PANEL

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We’re a few minutes away from the Official West Coast Fables Panel kicking off and we’ll be liveblogging. Get ready to hit refresh. The West Coast Fables Panel has moved to ECCC from SDCC because Willingham is just tired of the crowds at San Diego. Mark Buckingham is only going to the Fabletown and Beyond […]

ECCC ’13 – Liveblogging Breaking Into Comics the Marvel Way

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While I suspect the answer is “make comics on your own and hope somebody likes them,” how to break in is a common question and the Breaking Into Comics the Marvel Way will be kicking off in a few minutes and we’ll be liveblogging. Get ready to hit the update button. Our cast of characters: […]

Liveblogging DC Entertainment All-Access: 100 Bullets Sequel Announced.

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DC’s first panel at the Emerald City Comicon will be starting in a few minutes and we’ll be liveblogging block it as it happens. Go ahead and hit refresh for updates. And away we go…. Our roster: Vertigo editor Mark Doyle, Scott Snyder (you know who he is), Ray Fawkes, Jae Lee, Dustin Nguyen, Derek Fridolfs, […]