Yup, still not at San Diego Comic Con this year, so here’s all the breaking news and events from this annual gathering of comic book creators especially those from Canada.
And before I get to the schedule of events for Sunday, here’s some of the late breaking news that’s coming from the show.
At the Eisner Awards, Jillian Tamaki won in the category of Best Graphic Album – Reprint for Boundless from Drawn & Quarterly. Congrats to all the nominees and winners.
Valiant Entertainment made a presentation during the Diamond Retailer Appreciation Lunch. During that event, Valiant announced the following titles featuring Canadian creators:
– Faith: Dreamside #1 with cover art by Marguerite Sauvage, on sale September 26
– Bloodshot Rising Spirit #1 written by Lonnie Nadler and Zac Thompson, with art by Ken Lashley, on sale November 14
During the Geoff Johns spotlight panel, it was revealed that Dale Eaglesham will be providing the art for Geoff’s new Shazam! Series. Issue #1 is slated to be on sale on November 21.
And here’s the schedule events for today, the last day of San Diego Comic Con.
10 am – DC For All – Cecil Castellucci (Shade the Changing Girl)
10 am – DC Comics Booth Signing (#1915) – Ken Lashley (Batwing)
11 am – A Life’s Work: Long-Term Comic Projects – Lynn Johnston (For Better or For Worse)
11 am – Drawn & Quarterly Book Signing (#1629) – Aminder Dhaliwal (Woman World)
11 am – Sunday Art School Panel – Agnes Garbowska (DC Super Hero Girls)
11 am – The Secret Loves of Geeks – Hope Nicholson (editor)
11 am – Guide to Illustrating Comics: From Sketches to Final Pages – Megan Kearney (The Secret Loves of Geek Girls)
12:30 pm – Powerful Young Women in Disney Comics – Cecil Castellucci (Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure)
12:30 pm – Dark Horse Booth Signing (#2615) – Hope Nicholson (The Secret Loves of Geek Girls) and Megan Kearney (The Secret Loves of Geek Girls)
1 pm – How I Got Here: Paths to Comics — Aminder Dhaliwal (Woman World) and Cory Doctorow (In Real Life)
1 pm – IDW Book Signing (#2743) – Jeff Lemire (Essex County)
2 pm – Comics of the Internet: The Memes, the Myths, the Legends -Megan Kearney (The Secret Loves of Geek Girls) and Hope Nicholson (Bedside Press)
2 pm – IDW Book Signing (#2743) – Lynn Johnston (For Better or For Worse)
2 pm – Drawn & Quarterly Book Signing (#1629) – Aminder Dhaliwal (Woman World)
3:30 pm – DC Comics Booth Signing (#1915) – Cecil Castellucci (Shade the Changing Girl)
4 pm – comiXology Booth Signing (#2547) – Hope Nicholson (comiXology Originals)
Well that about wraps it up for the show. I hope you enjoyed my remote coverage.
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