(Above, Erik Larsen signing at the Image Booth.)
The main word yesterday here was BUSY. Everyone who thought this would be a more chill version of SDCC has found that yesterday, anyway, was more just a scaled down version of SDCC, with giant crowds and lines.
But that’s not a bad thing. Publishers and cartoonists were selling out of things left and right, and there was lots of buzz about comics.
We’ll have a fuller report later.
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.