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When Greg Pak And G Willow Wilson Joined Nerdist At New York Comic Con

by Ale Bodden Nerdist Writers Podcast hosts, Ben Blacker and Heath Corson, were joined on NYCC stage by creators Greg Pak (X-Treme X-Men) and G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel) for a very interesting panel/discussion. Blacker asked them how, as writers, …

Ten Years of New Doctor Who At New York Comic Con – Comics, TV And Audio

By Ale Bodden and Ray Flook UPDATE: Andre Tessier writes, First and foremost. Let me say that I was misquoted. The discussion was that Big Finish does not have the rights to the New Who Doctors. We all know that David …

Bioshock Cosplay At New York Comic Con… And The Black Glove

June Vigants writes, I made a point to seek out Bioshock cosplayers throughout the NYCC weekend. They appeared every so often but when they did, there was an absolute attention to detail and often I noticed they had come together, …

Lots Of Love For The Mary Sue Lounge At New York Comic Con

June Vigants writes, NYCC can be exhausting for fans, press, exhibitors, and professionals alike. There are many times that you just want to drop your purchases, screw off your feet, and fall inert. Luckily for us, this past weekend The …

McCall’s Pattern Company Booth At New York Comic Con

June Vigants writes, This is the first year McCall’s has exhibited at NYCC. I passed by their booth on Saturday en route to a panel and knew I had to stop and find out more. I’ve known McCall’s for years …

When Shonen Jump Brought Takeshi Obata To New York Comic Con

Ale Bodden writes, Weekly magazine, Shonen Jump, outdid itself during NYCC. Eric Eberhardt (Marketing director for Shonen Jump) was joined on stage by Koji Yoshida (Editor for Weekly Shonen Jump), Takeshi Obata (manga artist: Death Note, Bakuman), Tatsuhiko Katayama (Obata …

Kodansha Comics Announces, At New York Comic Con

by Ale Bodden Once again Kodansha Comics makes its presence be known by announcing many upcoming titles and new titles for some on-going series. The panel included host Ben Applegate, Kana Koide (general manager), and Editor Johnny. Jumping straight to the …

Camping Through Comixology’s Panel At New York Comic Con

by Ale Bodden One of the biggest issues during conventions, lately, are the lines/wait to get into panels. The only way that you’re able to secure a seat for the panel you want is having to get there 3 hours …

Scenes From Around ‘The Block’ At New York Comic Con

by Ray Flook “The Block brings together art, design, collectible toys, pop-tech and fashion of the underground pop culture scene along with the tastemakers, trend setters, artists, thinkers and the brands that they create.” (ReedPOP) I’m amazed by how much …

Transforming Hasbro Into IDW, At New York Comic Con

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. The Hasbro/IDW partnership has been a fruitful one with the blockbuster success of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and the ongoing saga of the Transformers. The panel was …

Battle Of The Action Figures: The Brutal War of Scale – 1/6 vs. 8” vs. 5”: Who Will Win? At NYCC

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. With the action figure industry in a transitional state, I was curious how the factor of scale was impacting the industry. We’ve recently seen Hasbro offer 6″ Star Wars …

Brian K. Vaughan, Cory Doctorow, An FBI Agent And An Ex-Israeli Soldier Join Forces at NYCC

By Paul Gullas Brian K. Vaughan stepped to the podium and gestured to his other panelists to cheers, “first of all, isn’t this the most badass panel?”. It would be a great TV show, he said. “An FBI agent, a …

Comedy Central’s Broad City At New York Comic Con

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. The Broad City panel was a popular one with every seat taken and many standing. A highlight reel of the first season aired followed by the Missy Elliot song …

IFC Comedy Block: Comedy Bang! Bang! & The Birthday Boys

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. After a the second time the IFC highlight reel ran (now with audio), the host of Comedy Bang Bang!, Scott Aukerman, took to the stage to find his mic …

Walking On Water At New York Comic Con With The 7 Scrolls Of Shitorio

Jon Johnson wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con, Conventions are always going to be loaded full of weird, wild products by hopeful creators aimed at an amazingly indifferent audience. When I attend, I always look for that …

Swallowing The Bob’s Burgers Panel In One, At New York Comic Con

Andy Bentley wrote for Bleeding Cool from New York Comic Con. As I waited for the cast of Bob’s Burgers to arrive on stage, I realized the show was entering its 5th season. Could the Belchers continue past the lifespan …

Zachary Mortensen On The Gatecrashers Graphic Novel At NYCC

By Adi Tantimedh New York-based writer Zachary Mortensen talks about his cyberpunk graphic novel The Gatecrashers and his artist Sutu’s Augmented Reality comic. Sorry for the slightly rough quality of the video. Conversations at lookitmoves@gmail.com. Follow the official LOOK! IT MOVES! …

Forever, And A Day At New York Comic Con

By Amanda Gurall Executive Producer Matt Miller and the lead actors of ABC’s Forever (Tuesdays at 10/9 central) visited us this last weekend at NYCC to show a few clips and discuss the show.  Now I usually avoid a lot …