Flame Con will return to Manhattan and the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel for its fifth year in 2019. The 2018 installment saw a record attendance of over 7,000 people according to Geeks OUT, the organization that has been putting on this inclusive con since its Brooklyn debut in 2015.
By Will Henderson From prints and buttons to the original cover art for Erik Larsen’s Savage Dragon Issue #88, theft was rampant at NYCC, according to creators. Larsen tweeted about the theft before the convention was over, first an image of the published cover, and then a series of tweets about the person he believes […]
The Women of Marvel, a bi-weekly podcast, hosted a panel featuring female Marvel creators and characters. The panel was hosted by Judy Stephens (producer and host) and Sana Amanat (VP Content and Character Development at Marvel), with guests Kathleen Wisneski (Assistant Editor at Marvel), Margaret Stohl, Leah Williams, colorist Rachelle Rosenberg and Jen Bartel. Stephens opened the panel by noting that they have […]
By Amanda Steele The Image Comics: We Believe in Vision panel was full of creators, both writers and artists, talking about their previous and upcoming comics. The list of panellists: Jason Aaron (Southern Bastards, The Goddamned) Gerry Duggan (Dead Rabbit, Analog) Jen Bartel (Blackbird) Kieron Gillen (The Wicked + The Divine, Die) Stephanie Hans (The […]
§ Art: Avengers: Infinity War has passed Star Wars The Force Awakens as the biggest opening ever – it long ago passed it as the #1 film franchise – and Kathleen Kennedy was gracious about it. Congratulations, @MarvelStudios and @Avengers: #InfinityWar. pic.twitter.com/PnHfaouOlP — Star Wars (@starwars) May 1, 2018 § May Day! I was trying […]
Image Expo is today and the announcement segment just wrapped up. The event was streamed live from Twitch and thanks to Twitter, our own ears, and even official PR here’s a list of the new projects and announcements: • Image’s Eric Stephenson kicked things off with a keynote and mentioned big sales in 2017, comics […]
Hey everyone, New York Comic Con 2016 is underway! We are here at the #ArtCred panel to bring you live updates from the panel room as stories break! Panelists include Amy Reeder, David Brothers, Declan Shalvey, Tom King, Jen Bartel, and Caspar Wijngaard. Check out Elana Levin’s live tweets at @comicsbeatlive on Twitter! Declan stepped […]
A few months ago we told you about Stela, a new line of mobile based comics. The companyhas strong comics-makers behind it – editor Jim Gibbons and creative director Ryan Yount, and many talented people signed up to create original content, including Irene Koh, Stuart Moore, Brian Wood, Andrea Mutti and many many more. And it […]