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How Comics Creators Should Pitch to Hollywood and Protect Themselves

Buddy Scalera hosted his final Comic Book School panel at NYCC, “Comics and Hollywood: What Comic Creators Need to Know Now” on Sunday. He assembled a panel of comic creators who now deal regularly with Hollywood to give tips on how to prepare for dealing with Hollywood. The panelists were: Matt Hawkins, comics writer, screenwriter and […]

NYCC '19: VIZ Media Presents Frederator Studios Castlevania Panel

“Castlevania” Team Talks Season 3, Favorite Scenes, Vampire Mythology & More

Saturday night of New York Comic Con (NYCC), VIZ Media held its panel for Netflix’s Castlevania. The first two seasons are currently available, with a third season of ten episodes on its way. The panel was moderated by Urian Brown of VIZ Media and featured Warren Ellis, creator and writer of the show; Sam Deats, […]

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What Comic Creators Need to Know When Hollywood Comes Calling

Buddy Scalera’s final Comic Book School panel at NYCC was “Comics and Hollywood: What Comic Creators Need to Know Now”. Now that every comic book is a potential franchise for movies and TV, comic creators are approached by Hollywood executives and producers all the time. As part of his Comic Book School advocacy, Buddy wanted […]

NYCC: AWA Studios’ “Upshot Now #0” Comic Now Available at Midtown Comics

AWA Studios’ “Upshot Now #0” Comic Now Available at Midtown Comics

As we wrote before, AWA Studios’ Upshot Now #0 anthology was the giveaway to get at New York Comic Con this year. It’s a 140-page black and white paperback comic full of gorgeous writing and artwork. It featured three full first issues of upcoming comics and the opening pages of five other series. You get […]


NYCC Panel Report: “Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” (Part 1)

NYCC: On Social Media, the Algorithm is its own AI!

At the“Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” panel, possibly the most educational and insightful panel at New York Comic Con this year. Buddy Scalera, the head of Comic Book School brought comics creators Jason Liebig, Ruthann Thompson, Kasey Pierce and Brian Pulido to talk about using social media to maintain a brand and business. Work With the Algorithm Kasey stressed […]

NYCC Panel Report: “Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” (Part Two)

NYCC: Authenticity is King on Social Media!

At the“Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” panel, Buddy Scalera, the head of Comic Book School brought comics creators Jason Liebig, Ruthann Thompson, Kasey Pierce and Brian Pulido to talk branding. Be Yourself. Be Authentic. Authenticity is Key. Jason said, “Be your authentic self. That is the most valuable asset you have in 2019.” Being on social media is ultimately […]

NYCC Panel Report: “Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” (Part 1)

NYCC: How to Build Your Brand on Social Media

“Social Media Optimization for Comic Book Creators” was probably the most educational and insightful panel I’ve covered at New York Comic Con this year. Buddy Scalera, comics writer and teacher, brought his instructional panels to NYCC to teach comics creators about surviving in the business. He works as a content strategist and marketer on top […]

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“The Expanse” Team Launches Season 4 Premiere, Panel at NYCC [SPOILERS]

When it was announced that The Expanse was moving to Amazon Prime, fans were not only thrilled that the show was saved but also pleased to hear that the streaming platform meant that there were fewer language, content and time restrictions. It has definitely been a positive move towards keeping the series closer to the […]








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“The Expanse” Beams “Belters” into Fun NYCC Fan Experience [IMAGES]

One of the great things about cons, aside from the screenings and celebrities and cosplay, is the experiences set up by vendors throughout the show. This year’s New York Comic Comic Con (NYCC) is no different, including Amazon Prime going all out in promoting season 4 of The Expanse. Fans can step inside the interior […]

Star Wars Reveals New Black Series and Vintage Figures at NYCC

Star Wars Reveals New Black Series and Vintage Figures at NYCC

Star Wars has always made a presence inside the convention world as it has one of the biggest fan bases. During the Star Wars panel at New York Comic Con, Hasbro has revealed A whole list of new upcoming figures. While some of the stuff was already revealed for Triple Force Friday we did get […]