It’s time! Trade in those sandals and Pimms Cups for corduroy and pumpkin spice lattes. As Fall falls over us, another rite of the season is unfolding: NEW YORK COMIC-CON! And to kick things off, the full slate of programming is up, although not with full panel descriptions on one page. Our pals at NYCC […]
This year, at the end of San Diego Comic-Con, president of Comic-Con International John Rogers was met with a room full of constant noise. The end of show “Talk Back” panel nearly had every chair filled, a line of people already reaching to the back of the wall and around before Rogers had given his […]
Ah, Sunday, the day of the children, the day of the quietness. Hall H winds down, comic books wind up, and everyone staggers to the finish line for Puffy Sunday.
Saturday! Traditionally the biggest day at con, although that is more of a myth than reality. However, only WB and Marvel remain for the big Hall H showdown, bookending a day of viral stunts and tweets and sleeping bags. JULY 22 • SATURDAY ABC’s Once Upon a Time 10:00am – 10:45am Ballroom 20 The […]
All the Friday programming is up for this year’s San Diego Comic-Con and it’s mind boggling and exciting as usual. One trend that’s been escalating ver the last five years or so: diminished movie studi participation. As we’ve noted many times, studios are moving their big dog and pony shows to the more controlled confines […]
Yep it’s that time! The programming for San Diego Comic Con 2017 is rolling out one day a day, and as usual it’s insane and you will want to be in 8 different places at once. Hall H has slowed a bit from the heady “James Cameron and Peter Jackson in conversation” and Teen Wolf has moved […]
So there’s a few different topics I want to get to in the coming weeks: best punk bands, my apology to the Nintendo Switch, E3 predictions, etc. While I need a bit more time to do some journalizm on some of those future reads, I’ve been itching to talk about programming at conventions. Cards on the […]
As in the past, the folks at ReedPOP have graciously shared a text file of ALL the panels at NYCC, all 200+ of them. Please note, although the list is current as of a few weeks ago, it is NOT the final panel list, as that changes right up until the last minute. You’ll be able […]
And……it’s all winding down. I always get sad when I format Sunday because when the bell rings, one adventure will end, and we’ll have a whole ‘nother year of planning and stressing. Some good panels here though and with Hollywood gone away, mostly comics and kids comics.
Here you go! Keep eating that trail mix! We ‘ll have a highlights version of this later but for now just feel the wonder. JULY 22 • FRIDAY Fresh Start 9:30am – 10:15am Room 19 FOR RETAILERS ONLY. Get your day at Comic-Con off to a great start with ComicsPRO – the comics specialty […]