This upcoming weekend, Image Comics kicks off convention season with its hometown show, WonderCon!
“Image is always especially excited to start off the year in our own hometown and always strive to do something special,” said Image Comics Executive Director Eric Stephenson. “We have a great lineup this year, especially with Top Cow and Electronic Arts working with us.”
In addition to signings with such creators as SCUD THE DISPOSABLE ASSASSIN’s Rob Schrab, DEAD SPACE & FELL’s Ben Templesmith, THE LAST CHRISTMAS’ Brian Posehn, THE INFINITE HORIZON’s Phil Noto, WITCHBLADE’s Michael Choi and Image Comics Publisher & SAVAGE DRAGON creator Erik Larsen, fans can visit the Image booth to purchase variant covers of SCUD THE DISPOSABLE ASSASSIN #21, DEAD SPACE #1 and THE DARKNESS #2. Also available are free, convention exclusive posters for such titles as DARK IVORY, PERHAPANAUTS and the very first look at CIVIL WAR and ULTIMATES’ Mark Millar’s new superhero title with EX MACHINA’s Tony Harris, WAR HEROES.
Furthemore, Image will be co-hosting a panel with Electronic Arts discussing what it takes to develop a successful brand that speaks to audiences across a variety of media as moderated by DISPLACED PERSONS and COMIC BOOK TATTOO’S Rantz Hoseley and featuring Ben Templesmith, Antony Johnston, Rob Schrab and THE INFINITE HORIZON’s Gerry Duggan on Saturday, February 23rd from 11:00 AM to noon in room 220.
All this and more will be available at booth #509. For more information, please visit www.imagecomics.com and www.comic-con.org.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22nd
1 – 2 PM: Gerard (INFINITE HORIZON) Duggan, Brian (THE LAST CHRISTMAS) Posehn and Rick (SORROW) Remender
2 – 3 PM: Shadowline
3 – 4 PM: Mark (HAZED, FEARLESS) Sable
4 – 5 PM: Phil (INFINITE HORIZON) Noto and Gerard Duggan
5 – 6 PM: Derek (DISPLACED PERSONS, STAGGER LEE) and Rantz (DISPLACED PERSONS) Hoseley
6 – 7 PM: Erik (SAVAGE DRAGON, Image Comics Publisher) Larsen
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd
11 AM – NOON: Mark Sable
1 – 2:30 PM: Gerard Duggan, Brian Posehn and Rick Remender
3- 4 PM: Shadowline
4 – 5 PM: Gerard Duggan & Phil Noto
5 – 6 PM: Brian (SPAWN) Haberlin
6 – 7 PM: Erik Larsen
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24th
12:30 – 1:30 PM: Gerard Duggan, Brian Posehn and Rick Remender
2 – 3 PM: Mark Sable
3 – 4 PM: Shadowline
4 – 5 PM: Erik Larsen