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Panelists include Dark Horse PR rep Steve Sunu, Rebels writer Brian Wood, MIND MGMT writer Matt Kindt, and editor in chief David Marshall.
11:05- Brian Wood and Tristan Jones will write ALIENS: DEFIANCE, coming out April 2016, about Zula Hendricks “walking, wounded marine…a squad of androids…she has to go AWOL and break every rule possible” to take on the alien threat.
11:19- HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON comic announced! Co written by series directors and writers Dean DeBlois and Richard Hamilton!
11:27- DH origin stories: Steve worked a “soul crushing” job at Borders, Dave worked at Wizard magazine, Brian made “blinking ad banners” during the .com boom. Dean was a comic book artist in Ottawa before going into animation. Seth worked in his mom’s law office. Matt took the easiest job he could find relating to comics.
11:37- Marshall: “I would not be here were it not for Frank [Miller’s] work.”
11:39- BIG ANNOUNCEMENT by DH president Mike Richardson..no wait it’s JAMES CAMERON. Dark Horse is publishing two AVATAR comics!
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Alex is the Managing Editor of the Comics Beat. He is also a freelance comics editor with previous credits at Papercutz. He is your go-to fella for creator interviews, conversations about comic book structure, and general DC Comics nerding. Currently geeking out over movies, too.