In a press release today, ReedPOP revealed the cover to the 2015 New York Comic Con program guide. Illustrated by superstar artist Andy Kubert, the cover celebrates the 10th anniversary of NYCC and the 30th anniversary of the Frank Miller classic The Dark Knight Returns. This collaboration between DC Comics and ReedPOP also seeks to promote Dark Knight III: the Master Race, which is written by Frank Miller, drawn by Brian Azzarello, and serves as the conclusion to the TDK trilogy.
DC will also host a panel focusing on the legacy of Miller’s take on the caped crusader:
Friday October 9, 11:00am-12:00pm
DC Comics – The Dark Knight 30th Anniversary
Moderator: John Cunningham
Talent: Jim Lee, Brian Azzarello, Klaus Janson, Andy Kubert
Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns is one of the most important and recognized works in comic book history. In recognition of its 30th Anniversary, DC Entertainment returns to New York to celebrate the book that defined a generation. Joining in the festivities will be the amazing cast of top-notch talent, including Brian Azzarello, Klaus Janson, Andy Kubert, Jim Lee and maybe even a surprise guest or two, who are working on the final chapter of the saga 30 years in the making. Be here for reveals, revelations and exclusive artwork! This is the once-in-a-lifetime panel you CANNOT miss!
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