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Scholastic Events Feat. Raina Telgemeier, Kazu Kibuishi and More During NYCC

New York Comic Con is arriving soon! Scholastic is celebrating the most exciting pop culture event on the East Coast in a big way; with an all-star lineup of authors and artists, special announcements, and panels that can’t be missed!

A full list of events and activities available during the show floor can be found below.

Press seating is limited so get your spots while you can!

They are also happy to provide assets after the show for inclusion in any post-convention coverage.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Friday, Oct. 5th at 4:00 PM-5:00PM: Share Your Smile: Spotlight on Raina Telgemeier

Location: Shop Studios, Level 4, 528 W 39th St

Raina Telgemeier, the bestselling, Eisner Award-winning author behind Smile, Sisters, Drama, and Ghosts, talks about her books, life, and what comes next. Go behind the panels to learn about this beloved author and hear an exclusive announcement.

Ticket Price: $22.00

You do not need a New York Comic Con badge to attend this event. Ticket price includes a signed copy of Smile and a Raina gift bag including a sample of her next book

6:00PM-8:00PM: Books of Wonder Graphic Novel Superstars

Location: 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

A moderated Q&A, followed by a group signing

Participants: Raina Telgemeier (Smile), Kazu Kibuishi (Amulet), Molly Ostertag (The Witch Boy), Gale Galligan (The Baby-sitters Club graphics novels), Kristen Gudsnuk (Making Friends), Luke Pearson (Hilda and the Troll), Gustavo Borges (Petals), Sean Rubin (Bolivar)

Sunday, Oct. 7th:

2:00PM-3:00PM: The Drawesome Panel

Location: Shop Studios, 4th level, 528 W 39th St

See the creators of your favorite kids comic draw live! Graphix authors answer audience questions and demonstrate how they make the characters kids love. Attendees will receive an exclusive signed poster!

Panelists: Kazu Kibushi (Amulet), Raina Telgemeier (Smile), Molly Ostertag (The Hidden Witch), Gale Galligan (The Baby-sitters Club graphic novels), Kristen Gudnsuk (Making Friends), and Ru Xu (NewsPrints)

Ticket Price: $22.00

Attendees will receive their choice of pre-signed paperback book from the panelists + a Graphic gift bag including an exclusive poster

Panels at the Javits Center (a NYCC badge is required)

Thursday, Oct. 4th:

4:00PM-5:00PM: Women of AFK: Books based on Halo, World of Warcraft, & Five Nights at Freddy’s

Location: Javits Center, Room 1B03

Game developers, authors, and publishers are taking gaming offline and expanding the world of your favorite video game brands through books. Hear from the women behind the books for Five Nights at Freddy’s, Halo, and World of Warcraft, and more.

Panelists: Cassandra Rose Clarke (Halo: Battle Born), Chloe Fraboni (Senior Editor, Scholastic), Carly Anne West (Hello Neighbor: Missing Pieces)

Saturday, Oct. 6th

11:00AM-12:00PM: Archie Comics Forever: Riverdale and Beyond

Location: Javits Center, Room 1A24

Join your pals from Archie comics for exclusive news and announcements about your favorite comics!

Plus, get a look at Riverdale Season 3 and Netflix’s Chilling Adventure of Sabrina series!

Sunday, Oct. 7th

2:45PM-3:45PM: Futurecasting

Location: Javits Center, Room 1A18

Is science fiction innately optimistic, even it the outlook is dire? After all, even if characters are struggling in a non-utopian environment, one can argue that the fact the mere existence of humans in the future is a triumph of the species in itself.

Photo Ops

Oct. 4th through Oct. 7th

All Day: The Hunger Games Street Team

Location: Javits Center

Katniss Everdeen will be at the Javits Center with the Hunger Games street team to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Hunger Games. The Hunger Games street team will distribute Hunger Game stickers, and attendees can take a photo with Katniss and tag Scholastic on social media in order to be entered for a chace to win a boxed set signed by Suzanne Collins.

STEVE AOKI’S “NEON FUTURE” × NYCC

Grammy nominated DJ/Producer Steve Aoki’s new comic book series NEON FUTURE which will be debuting at NYCC.

The series was created in collaboration with Eisner Award winner Jim Krueger (DC Comics “Justice,” Marvel “Earth X,” “X-Men, “The Avengers”) and will be released by publisher Impact Theory.  The first issue will be available with variant covers.

On Oct 5th, Steve will be doing a limited media interviews, Signing at Impact Theory Booth 236, and headlining a panel that features musicians who are comic book creators including Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Andy Biersack from Black Veil Brides and alt pop performer Lights (10:30amRoom 1A24 – Javits Center).

NEON FUTURE is set roughly 30 years in the future in an America that has outlawed advanced technology. A civil war is brewing between the Augmented, an oppressed class of people who have chosen to integrate technology into their bodies, and the Authentic, who have not. The resistance movement

“Neon Future” is lead by the mysterious Kita Sovee (a character modeled after Aoki), who strives to bring peace, by showing the world a brighter future in harmony with technology.  The series is a compelling, character-driven sci-fi story that chronicles the dangers of unchecked power and the limitless nature of human potential.

The first issue features collectible variant covers designed by creator Jheremy Raapack (“Injustice: Gods Among Us,” “Batman: Legends of the Dark Knight,” and “Hulk Smash.”) and South Korean artist Kim Jung Gi (Marvel “Civil War 2,” Blizzard “Siege of Lordaeron”), known around the world for illustrating by photographic memory.  Supplemental collectible key art created by legendary concept artist Maciej Kuciara (“Ghost in the Shell,” “Avengers,” “Guardians of the Galaxy”) will also be made available in limited quantities.  NEON FUTURE will be available to pre-order online at http://neonfuturecomic.com

The Official Lineup for NETFLIX at NYCC 2018

Something spooky this way comes…Well, according to Netflix’s 2018 New York Comic Con lineup, of course.

The world’s leading entertainment service will present a weekend of panels including Big Mouth and Marvel’s Daredevil. Additionally, Netflix will feature the highly anticipated freshman series The Umbrella Academy, The Haunting of Hill House, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina inside their Netflix & Chills Mega Block Panel.

Additional details for the Netflix panels can be found below (talent appearances are subject to change):

NETFLIX PRESENTS: BIG MOUTH

Friday, Oct. 5– 4:00PM – 5:00PM

Javits Convention Center (Room 1A06)

Get comfortable being uncomfortable with your favorite puberty-driven animated series Big Mouth! Join Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Jessi Klein, and Jason Mantzoukas, along with executive producers as they take on NYCC with an exclusive live read form a new episode of the highly-anticipated second season. Hilarity is sure to ensue as the show takes on all things borderline raunchy.

Talent: Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Jenny Slate, Jessi Klein, Jason Mantzoukas, and Executive Producers Andrew Goldberg, Jen Flackett, and Mark Levin.

NETFLIX & CHILLS

Friday, Oct. 5– 7:30PM – 9:30PM

Javits Convention Center (Mainstage)

The midnight hour is close at hand with Netflix’s Mega Block of chills, thrills, and everything else of the other worldly variety. Join the casts of The Umbrella Academy, The Haunting of Hill House and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina as they descend upon New York Comic Con to discuss their highly anticipated series’. Plus, get a first look at The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance before anyone else. The conversations will leave you sleeping with the lights on and texting your friends about the surprises along the way!

MARVEL’S DAREDEVIL

Saturday, Oct. 6– 1:30PM – 2:45PM

The Theatre at Madison Square Garden

Witness New York Comic Con’s highly anticipated return of Daredevil, Marvel’s first superhero on Netflix! Join the series’ Charlie Cox, Elden Henson, Deborah Ann Woll, Vincent D’Onofrio, Joanne Whalley, Wilson Bethel, Jay Ali, series showrunner, Erik Oleson, and Executive Producer and Marvel’s Head of Television, Jeph Loeb for what promises to be an epic panel full of surprise reveals.

NY Comic Con 2018

DREAMWORKS ANIMATION TELEVISION ANNOUNCES 2018 NEW YORK COMIC CON LINE UP.

Highly-anticipated DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power to lead with panel and Q&A on Thursday, Oct 4, at 3pm.

Fan favorite DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender to return to NYCC with panel on Friday, Oct 5, at 10:30am.

Glendale, CA — DreamWorks Animation Television is set to present several jam-packed panels at New York Comic Con 2018, with executive producers and voice talent on hand from its upcoming Netflix original series DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, as well as the fan favorite Voltron Legendary Defender. Each series will offer sneak peaks, panel discussions and fan Q&A’s.

In addition to the panels, DreamWorks will also offer an immersive fan experience inspired by the imaginative world of the highly-anticipated series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power at Booth #502. The activation will include a larger-than-life She-Ra statue, as well as interactive photo opportunities that will transport guests straight to Etheria, the Whispering Woods and Hordak’s lair. Reservations are required to attend the fan experience. Please loot out for more information on New York Comic Con’s social channels.

Voltron Legendary Defender fans can pick up a New York Comic Con exclusive vinyl, co-produced by DreamWorks Animation Television and MONDO, which will include music from the entire series, and original cover artwork by the show’s creative team. Stay tuned for further details on availability at New York Comic Con.

Lion Forge Comics is releasing a special comic book variant for Voltron Legendary Defender at Booth #1936. Co-writer Mitch Iverson will be participating in multiple signings at the Lion Forge booth on Friday, October 5 from 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm and Saturday, October 6 from 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm.

Additional details DreamWorks’ panels can be found below (talent appearances subject to change):

Thursday, October 4

DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, a Netflix Original Series

Panel 3:00 – 4:00 PM

Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center

She-Ra is back! Inspired by the popular ’80s series, DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power tells the epic story of an orphan named Adora, who leaves behind her former life in the evil Horde when she discovers a magic sword that transforms her into the mythical warrior princess She-Ra. Join executive producer Noelle Stevenson (Nimona, Lumberjanes), Aimee Carrero (voice of Adora/She-Ra), Karen Fukuhara (voice of Glimmer) and more as they offer first look at the highly-anticipated series.

Friday, October 5

DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender, a Netflix Original Series

Panel 10:30 – 11:30 AM

Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center

Join executive producers Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montegomery, story editor Josh Hamilton and voice actors Bex Taylor-Klaus, Josh Keaton, Jeremy Shada, Kimberly Brooks and more as they look back on seven seasons of DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender and after a sneak peak at the final chapter arriving on Netflix later this year.

NYCC 2017 “After Party” 

Can’t get over New York Comic Con? 

Don’t: One more night out with international cartoonists at Books Kinokuniya, TONIGHT!

 

Featuring ZEP (A Story of Men and Titeuf)

with The French Comics Association

and El Torres (Ghost of Gaudi), with the support of Europe Comics
Monday / October 9th
Stumble in Monday after NYCC for a reunion of international artists in for the con, in the cordial and amazing Books Kinokuniya, hosted by Terence Irvins.


Zep draws heroes of bande dessinée

 

ABOUT THE FRENCH COMICS ASSOCIATION
The French Comics Association brings together many of the major publishers of French comics, including Casterman, Dargaud, Delcourt, Dupuis, Futuropolis, Gallimard BD, Glénat, Le Lombard, Rue de Sèvres, and Soleil. As part of its mission to promote Franco-Belgian comics in the United States and worldwide, the association aims to promote comics translated into English, to support the U.S. publishing industry, and to stimulate cultural exchanges on the basis of literature and visual narratives.
The target audience of the Association’s programming is Americans interested in reading, art, comics and French culture. The association aims to reach a wide audience beyond comics fans and in this framework, partnerships will be developed with various venues to spread the word throughout the USA.
The French Comics Association works in partnership with the Centre National du Livre, the Bureau International de l’Édition, the Syndicat National de l’Édition and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S.
http://frenchcomicsassociation.com/

ABOUT THE CULTURAL SERVICES OF THE FRENCH EMBASSY



The Cultural Services of the French Embassy provides a platform for exchange and innovation between French and American artists, intellectuals, educators, students, the tech community, and the general public. Based in New York City, Washington D.C., and eight other US cities including Chicago, the Cultural Services develops the cultural economy by focusing on six principal fields of action: visual and performing arts, literature, cinema, the digital sphere, French language and higher education.
www.frenchculture.org


From A Story of Men — out NOVEMBER from IDW, early release TONIGHT!

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Black Mirror × NYCC

At New York Comic Con this evening, Saturday October 7th, Netflix hosted a Black Mirror panel with creator and executive producer Charlie Brooker and executive producer Annabel Jones, as well as Season 4 director Jodie Foster, who moderated the must-see Q&A. Netflix also surprised the audience with an extended clip from Jodie’s episode, “Arkangel.”

Black Mirror Season 4 launches later this year. 

Photo Credit: Marion Curtis/Netflix

Black Mirror is an anthology series that taps into our collective unease with the modern world, with each stand-alone episode a sharp, suspenseful tale exploring themes of contemporary techno-paranoia. Without questioning it, technology has transformed all aspects of our lives; in every home; on every desk; in every palm – a plasma screen; a monitor; a Smartphone – a Black Mirror reflecting our 21st Century existence back at us. The series is created and written by Charlie Brooker, and executive produced by Brooker and Annabel Jones.

Watch previous seasons of Black Mirror on Netflix.

IMDb LIVE at NY Comic Con

CAST OF WALKING DEAD, RICKY WHITTLE, DARRYL MCDANIELS AND MORE AT IMDb LIVE FROM NEW YORK COMIC CON 

Today, IMDb, the world’s most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV, and celebrity content, hosted IMDb LIVE at New York Comic Con. The live-streaming show, featured Ricky Whittle, Jackie Earle Haley, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Tom Payne, Katelyn Nacon, Austin Amelio, Charlie Brooker, and more who sat down for intimate interviews with host Kevin Smith.

Darryl McDaniels had fun rapping freestyle with Kevin Smith and revealed how his favorite comic books taught him life lessons. Walking Dead’s Austin Amelio shared details on how long makeup prep takes before shooting and joked that Tom Payne should be a hair model on the side. Charlie Brooker shared that Jodi Foster is directing an upcoming episode of Black Mirror. While, Angela Robinson discussed feminism, bondadge, comic-book burnings and the pushback from the original Wonder Woman.


CREDIT: Getty Images for IMDb

STARZ BRINGS “ASH VS EVIL DEAD” TO NEW YORK COMIC-CON 2017

STARZ brings its hotly anticipated original series “Ash vs Evil Dead” to New York Comic-Con 2017.  The series will host a panel in Hammerstein Ballroom followed by autograph signings and press interview opportunities.  The panel will include Executive Producer and Star Bruce Campbell and cast members Ray SantiagoDana DeLorenzoArielle Carver-O’Neill and Lindsay Farris.

 Saturday, October 7th

Ash vs Evil Dead New York Comic-Con Panel

Time: 12:30 – 1:30 PM

Location: Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001

Bruce Campbell, Dana DeLorenzo, Ray Santiago, Arielle Carver-O’Neill and Lindsay Farris will be on the panel.

Autograph Signing

Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM

Location: Javits Convention Center – Table 21 in the Autographing Area Hall 1-B

*There will be a raffle for 100 attendees to win autograph signing passes.  From 9/19 to 9/25, fans can enter here for a chance to win.  Winners will be notified on Thursday, 9/28.

Press Room/Roundtables

Time: 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Location: Javits Convention Center Fourth Floor Galleria – Interview Room 1