Orphan Black Comes to Comic Shops Courtesy of IDW

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This bit of new came across my desk today from San Diego.  Sort of a Comic Con kickoff announcement from IDW Publishing,   IDW will be publishing an Orphan Black comic series, based on the hit BBC America TV series. From IDW: San Diego, CA (July 23, 2014) – Orphan Black, the acclaimed sci-fi series by Temple Street Productions, assumes a new identity in the form of a comic-book series from IDW Publishing. IDW’s series will … Continue reading

Special Edition NYC – Day 2

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  Sunday was a gorgeous day in New York. Father’s Day brought families out to the Jacob Javitz Center for Day 2 of Special Edition NYC, a celebration of comics and comicbook culture.  It was a quieter day than Saturday.  Less cosplay, but I was very happy by the number of young kids there with their families. Looking forward to NYCC this October, which will be part of New York Super Week, 10/3 – 10/12. … Continue reading

Special Edition NYC – Valiant First Panel

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  Valiant came to Special Edition NYC with lots of news to share. They had news about Armor Hunters, this summer’s event miniseries, as well as lots of cool stories they have coming this summer and fall to comic shops, and coffee shops. Yes, coffee shops. Valiant has teamed up with coffee retailer Oren’s Daily Roast to bring you the X-O Manowar Green Tea Ice Blast. The frozen drink’s matcha green Tea and vanilla flavor … Continue reading

Special Edition NYC – Day 1

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Comic Con? In June? Well that’s what’s happening this weekend at the Jacob Javitz Center  in NYC. In case you hadn’t heard, Special Edition:NYC  is a celebration of all things comic book, brought to us by ReedPop, the same folks New York Comic Con, C2E2 and the Star Wars Celebrations.   If you don’t like crowds and want to get up close and personal with some of your favorite comic book writers and artists, then you … Continue reading

New York Comic Con 2012 – Day Two Plus COSPLAY of the DAY

And the crowds descend upon the Javits Center, on the far West Side of Midtown Manhattan (the MTA can’t finish the 7 train extension fast enough for me). Seriously there were a lot of you folks there today, and I got to meet a whole bunch of you! It was a crazy day with lots to see at Day 2 of New York Comic Con.   For me the highlights were meeting Fifth Doctor, Peter Davison … Continue reading