Mega List — SDCC Booth Chart

Our wonderful Helper Bee Mark Coale has compiled this master list of Beat posts linking to signing schedules, panels and so on for your last minute planning pleasure. Enjoy! Tom Spurgeon’s priceless guide: Welcome to Nerd Vegas Active Images # 2106 Adhouse # 2104 Archaia Studios Press # 2049 Avatar Press # 2800 Curt Schilling […]

Early report

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The last word

Every year there is one post or quote or something that exemplifies what it is like to be part of the big show, and this year, Mariah Huehner said it as she contemplates her first San Diego ever. It feels like, right now, to me at least, that many of the people I know are […]

IDT acquires controlling interest in IDW

And…the news just keeps coming, as multi pronged telecom IDT has acquired a controlling interest in comics publisher IDW. Some hint of this development was dropped recently when IDT VP Clifford Meth switched over to become a VP at IDW. IDT Internet Mobile Group (IMG), a division of IDT Corporation, has formed Zedge Studios to […]

Ebay spoils Wolverine

This auction for Wolverine #55 with the variant cover is apparently a spoiler or something. Personally, we just like the nice EC homage.

Morning Briefing: Y, Hex, Watchmen, UGO, etc.

Just a few entertainment briefs as we deal with last minute stuff: § The Y THE LAST MAN movie has a writer and director, D.J. Caruso and Carl Ellsworth, whose previous credits include DISTURBIA. Caruso will direct while Ellsworth writes. The comic, created by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra, centers on Yorick, an escape […]

SD07: The Beat

As we previously (we think) mentioned, we’ll be at the Fox Atomic booth at various times, but we’ll also be VIDEO BLOGGING THE SHOW AGAIN! Bruce at DiVX and the rest of the great crew that helped us finally find the FulFillment Room last year will be back and we have some cool peeps lined […]

Twittering Comic-con — UPDATE AGAIN

Dear Alex Billington of writes to let us know that he’ll be covering San Diego’s multi media news via Twitter. Wasn’t it only a few weeks ago that we wrote this 2008: On a panel at San Diego, Heidi MacDonald says she really doesn’t like Scott McCloud and has just been being nice to […]

More on ChesterQuest and Compass

Writer/editor/talent wrangler CB Cebulski, much like ourselves, owns many hats and dons and doffs them at regular intervals. First there’s the Marvel-based CB, who posts the following on something calledChesterQuest: 1 man.6 months.3 continents. (Possibly four.)13 countries. (Possibly more.)20 cities. (So far.)12 artists who will be awarded the opportunity to work at Marvel Comics.Guaranteed. Possibly […]

SD07: Drawn & Quarterly (#1529)

Miriam Katin, Joe Matt, Guy Delisle (making his first U.S. appearance!), and James Sturm are D Q’s guest artists at San Diego this year. They’ll be on various panels and signing at our booth #1529. The schedule is as follows:

SD07: Image Comics (#2729)

This joint is PACKED. Left: “The Invincible Dead.” Everyone is doing it! THE IMAGE COMICS BOOTH (BOOTH # 2729) INCLUDES: Ryan Ottley (INVINCIBLE), Tom Scioli (GODLAND), Frank Cho (LIBERTY MEADOWS), The Shadowline Team, Derek McCulloch (STAGGER LEE), Shepherd Hendrix (STAGGER LEE), Frazer Irving (GUTSVILLE), Kieron Gillen (PHONOGRAM), Jamie McKelvie (PHONOGRAM, SUBURBAN GLAMOUR), Rick Spears (REPO), […]

SD07: DC Comics

This booth is so big we didn’t even bother to put in the booth number! Try as we might, in our weakened state, we couldn’t find the list of DC creators appearing, but below is the panel listings: Guests of DC Comics scheduled to be at the convention include: * Jason Aaron (SCALPED, THE OTHER […]

SD07: Fox Atomic (#4429)

HYPE ALERT! HYPE ALERT! We should note that we’ll be at the Fox Atomic booth sporadically, and if you’re looking for us that’s the best place to leave a message. There will be movie star signings but also signings for THE HILLS HAVE EYES: THE BEGINNING and the upcoming THE NIGHTMARE FACTORY, as well as […]

SD07: Radical Publishing (#2701)

Every year Comic-con hosts some new comics companies. Will they last? Which cuisine will reign supreme? This year it’s Radical, which is headed up by comics/movies hyphenate Barry Levine. Come join us as we launch the Radical Universe July 25th-29th at the 2007 San Diego Comic Con. Radical Publishing is located at booth #2701 and […]

SD07: Oni Press (#1834)

2007 marks the 10th anniversary of Oni Press and its appearance at the San Diego Comic-Con International! To celebrate this milestone, Oni Press will have a special panel on Saturday at 1:30 where we will be giving out free comics to all those who attend. That’s right… free stuff! In addition to the anniversary panel, […]

SD07: Archaia Studios Press (#2049)

In what has already been a crazy busy year, Archaia Studios Press (ASP) amps it up at this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 26-29). Come by the booth (#2049), meet the creators, visit the panels, and see what’s happening at ASP!