Exclusives, signings, Dorothy of Oz, and more at IDW:
If you’re going to be at WonderCon this weekend, make sure to stop by IDW’s booth #701. Take a look at our event schedule below!
Friday April 1st
12:00 – 2:00 Dorothy of Oz limited comic giveaway! Get your first peek at the world of the upcoming film! 3:00 – 4:00 The Last Unicorn – Author Peter S. Beagle 5:00 – 6:00 Bloom County – IDW Guest of Honor Berkeley Breathed – Celebrating the launch of the Complete Bloom County Vol. 4!
Saturday April 2nd
11:00 – 12:00 Tribes: The Dog Years – Michael Geszel 12:00 – 1:00 TRANSFORMERS & G.I. JOE – Mike Costa 1:00 – 2:00 Bloom County – IDW Guest of Honor Berkeley Breathed – Celebrating the launch of the Complete Bloom County Vol. 4! 3:00 – 4:00 The Last Unicorn – Author Peter S. Beagle 4:00 – 5:00 True Blood – Marc Andreyko 5:00 – 6:00 Machete, Bram Stoker’s Death Ship – Artist Stuart Sayger 5:00 – 7:00 Dorothy of Oz limited comic giveaway! Get your first peek at the world of the upcoming film!
Sunday April 3rd
1:00 – 2:00 Bloom County – IDW Guest of Honor Berkeley Breathed – Celebrating the launch of the Complete Bloom County Vol. 4! 2:30 – 4:30 Dorothy of Oz limited comic giveaway! Get your first peek at the world of the upcoming film!
Don’t miss these IDW Panels!
Friday, April 1
4:30-5:30 IDW Looks Ahead— Join IDW Publishing’s senior editor of special projects Scott Dunbier for a look at some of the intriguing new projects for 2011. Get an update on the Rocketeer Adventures, IDW’s new anthology mini series debuting in May, plus lots of other top-secret goodies that will be announced on this panel for the first time — including a brand-spanking-new Artist’s Edition! Room 104
Saturday, April 2
4:00-5:00 IDW: Godzilla: The Return To Comics— Entering a new decade, the King of the Monsters is ready to take on the world once again, and IDW is reintroducing this classic icon to readers everywhere. IDW’s editorial team and panelists discussi what it’s like to bring Godzilla back to comic book stores and what fans can expect from the smashing variety of series. This is the place to get the latest Earth-shaking news about Godzilla and the other monsters appearing in the comics, plus some insight on what it took to bring Godzilla back in one of the most successful comic launches ever! If you love Godzilla like these guys do, then don’t miss this one!
Sunday, April 3
1:30-2:30 IDW: The G.I. JOE and Transformers Comics Panel— Join writer Mike Costa and IDW senior editor Andy Schmidt as they discuss the upcoming plans for both major franchises for 2011 and into 2012! What can you expect from the much-raved about G.I. JOE: Cobra Civil War?! And what is Transformers: Chaos and how will it reshape the Transformers universe forever? Room 254/256
Finally, don’t forget to pick up the Wonder Con Exclusive of Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters #1 at the IDW booth! Godzilla Smashing Wonder Con itself!
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.