NYCC ’16: Titan Books brings Hard Case andAssasin’s Creed


  Titan Comics (Booth #2142) is bringing its new Hard Case Crime line and  founder Charles Ardai, to New York Comic Con, along with  novelist and Peepland writer Christa Faust,  comic writers Paul Cornell (The Third Doctor), Si Spurrier (The Eleventh Doctor), Fred Van Lente (Assassin’s Creed Templars), comic artists Rachael Stott (The Twelfth Doctor), Tazio […]

NYCC ’16: Boom!’s road to NYCC includes New Jim Henson mini series and exclusive titles


  Boom! Studios is relling out its advent calendar of announcements leading up to New York Comic Con and we’re rolling them out today as we catch up with the news. First off, here’s a list of exclusives and a new title: Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Giants a four issue mini series by Conor Nolan. The book […]

NYCC ’16: ComiXology’s second series of “Comic Book All Stars” cards makes attending NYCC worth it


At San Diego this year, ComiXology unveiled a series of “Comic Book All Stars” trading card, in the grand tradition of cards going back to Eclipse’s famed set of the 90s. And this time, perhaps for the very first time, there are just as many women as men, with Margaret Atwood, Louise Simonson, Sophie Campbell and […]

FRENCH COMICS FRAMED: Tonight an amazing French comics festival kicks off in New York


If you like great cartoonists and live in New York, you are in luck, because a pretty amazing festival of French comics is coming to town and bringing some incredible artists with it including Pénélope Bagieu, Olivier Balez, François Boucq, Barbara Canepa, Stéphane Créty, Etienne Davodeau, Asaf Hanuka, Matz, Jean-Claude Mézières,Nicolas Otero, Arthur de Pins, Jean-Marc […]

NYCC ’16: ICv2 announces Insider Talks and Happy Hour with Berger and more


Over the years, industry website ICv2 has produced various one day conferences covering the business of comics and pop culture. Last year, owner Milton Griepp delivered his traditional white paper which was paired with a reception.  This year, the reception and white paper return with the addition of three talks by pretty notable people. On Thursday, October […]

NYCC ’16: Double Take promotional banners banned for being “suggestive” – NSFW


The comics publisher Double Take is planning to hit NYCC in a big way with by giving away 10000 of their graphic novels, which are based on Night of the Living Dead. Part of the promotion was an 8 ft tall meterboard to be placed in the lobby at the Javits center, as you see at […]