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DC Entertainment's NYCC 2013 Panel Schedule

DC Entertainment's NYCC 2013 Panel Schedule

By Alex Nagorski Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Are you attending New York Comic-Con this weekend? Don’t miss DC Entertainment’s panels throughout the course of the convention*. Check out the schedule below:

Thursday, October 10

3:45-4:45pm DC Comics 101: Essentials
DCE Panelist(s): Bobbie Chase, Bob Harras
Moderator(s): John Cunningham

DC Comics’ backlist is full of the most exciting stories ever told! New fans and veteran fans alike are welcome for an in-depth tutorial on the essential stories and products that make up DC Comics’ rich history. Room 1A06 (600 seats)

Friday, October 11

11:15am-12:15pm DC Collectibles
DCE Panelist(s): Jim Fletcher, Kevin Kiniry
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Nicola Scott

Action figures, statues, busts, PVC figures…DC Collectibles has them all – and more! Join the DC Collectibles crew, including VP – Creative Services Kevin Kiniry, Director – Creative Services Jim Fletcher to hear how they come up with so many great products, and what’s coming up from comics’ top makers of awesome collectibles! Room 1A10 (350 seats)

1:30-2:30pm DC Entertainment – All Access
DCE Panelist(s): Bobbie Chase, Bob Harras
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Lee Bermejo, Derek Fridolfs, Kyle Higgins, Dustin Nguyen, Scott Snyder

At DC Entertainment, there’s never been a better time to be a comics fan!  Come to this All Access panel and find out what our top talent across DC Comics, Vertigo, and DC Digital has been up to! Room 1E (2000 seats, panel streamed)

4-5pm DC Comics – Superman
DCE Panelist(s): Eddie Berganza
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Tony Daniel, Aaron Kuder, Greg Pak, Scott Lobdell, Scott Snyder, Charles Soule

The Last Son of Krypton is one of the most recognized pop culture icons of all time, and this year, as he celebrates his 75th Anniversary, Superman is set to soar to new heights! Come by for a panel on what makes The Man of Steel the hero that he is with the writers and artists that bring him to life! Room 1A22 (550 seats)

5:15-6:15pm DC Comics – Batman
DCE Panelist(s): Mike Marts
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Marc Andreyko, Greg Capullo, Kyle Higgins, John Layman, Ann Nocenti, Scott Snyder, Peter Tomasi, James Tynion IV

Writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo’s epic storyline, Batman: Zero Year, has taken over the Bat-Universe! Witness the creative process and see how this crosses over with the creative teams of the Caped Crusader in his other books, and find out what’s in store for the Dark Knight Detective in the coming months! Room 1E (2000 seats, panel streamed)

Saturday, October 12

11am-12pm Mad about MAD
DCE Panelist(s): John Ficarra, Sam Viviano, Ryan Flanders
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Dick DeBartolo, Desmond Devlin, Peter Kuper

MAD, the country’s #1-selling humor magazine (in a field of 1), is dumber than ever! Join MAD Magazine editor John Ficarra and art director Sam Viviano for a ridiculous peek at what’s happening at the magazine, an exclusive first-look at their new book, Inside MAD, and an epically, moronic Q&A that’s bound to be, well, MAD! (Prizes will be awarded for most moronic questions!)  Room 1A14 (350 seats)

1:30-2:30pm Justice League – Forever Evil!
DCE Panelist(s): Eddie Berganza
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Brian Buccellato, Ray Fawkes, David Finch, Joe Prado, Ivan Reis

Trinity War rocked the DC Universe to its core in the comic book event of the summer. Now, the DC Villains have taken over and are running amok in Forever Evil!  Is this the end for our beloved DC Heroes? Find out what may be in store as the epic story rages on!  Room 1A22 (550 seats)

5:15-6:15pm DC Comics – The New 52
DCE Panelist(s): Bobbie Chase, Bob Harras
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Brian Buccellato, Cliff Chiang, Justin Gray, Paul Levitz, Jimmy Palmiotti, Nicola Scott, Charles Soule, James Tynion IV

There has never been a more exciting time to be a fan of DC Comics – The New 52! Come by and be a part of history as we discuss what’s coming next with DC’s all-star talent. Room 1E (2000 seats, panel streamed)

6:30-7:30pm Vertigo: Defy
DCE Panelist(s): Shelly Bond, Will Dennis, Mark Doyle
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Rafael Albuquerque, Marc Andreyko, Lee Bermejo, Ian Edginton, Caitlin Kittredge, Inaki Miranda, Robbi Rodriguez, Sean Murphy, Scott Snyder

Vertigo is back in New York and ready to blow your mind with the next wave of trend-setting comics! From horror to mythic fiction to sci-fi and beyond, join us and see what amazing new ideas are coming your way from the imprint that's on a mission to defy all your expectations! Room 1A22 (550 seats)

Sunday, October 13

10:45-11:45am Sunday Conversation with Dan DiDio
DCE Panelist(s): Dan DiDio
Moderator(s): John Cunningham

As a Co-Publisher of DC Entertainment, Dan DiDio is one of the driving forces behind DC Comics – The New 52, Vertigo, MAD, DC’s digital initiative, and much more. This up-close-and-personal panel gives you a chance to step up and ask questions! Room 1A06 (600 seats)

2:30-3:30pm Green Lantern – Lights Out!
DCE Panelist(s): Matt Idelson
Moderator(s): John Cunningham
Talent:
Bernard Chang, Van Jensen, Justin Jordan, Charles Soule, Robert Venditti

The lights go out on all the spectrum of colors in the GL Universe and nothing will be the same again!  You think you know what’s going on, but think again.  The creative teams behind your favorite light-bearers are here to answer your questions. Room 1A22 (550 seats)

3:45-4:45pm Art Masters – Drawing DC
Moderator(s): Larry Ganem
Talent:
Art & Franco, Rafael Albuquerque, Yanick Paquette, Nicola Scott

Kids Day of Comic-Con International is one of DCE’s favorite days of the show! To celebrate with us, join Talent Relations Director Larry Ganem with all-star talent as they showcase their artistic abilities in a panel fun for all ages! Room 1A06 (600 seats)

* Please note that panelists are subject to change; please come by the DCE booth for any updates.