New York Comic Con 2013

Meet the Mayor: The Life and Times of Jimmy Palmiotti Part II

By  Nikolai Fomich On Friday, October 18, at New York Comic Con, Jimmy Palmiotti sat down to talk with photographer/writer/Jedi Knight Buddy Scalera, in a session modeled after Inside the Actor's Studio. As detailed in Part I of this report, Palmiotti spoke at length about his life and times, recounting his early years, how he broke into comics, and […]

Superior Spider-Man and Friends…Or Is It Amazing? Panel at New York Comic Con

Steve Wacker announced the panel as "Amazing Spider-Man", puzzling fans a little. Surely Superior is Superior? Senior Editor Steve Wacker introduced the "players" on the panel, including Dan Slott, "the man who killed Peter Parker", Nick Spencer (writer on the Superior Foes of Spider-Man), Kelly Sue DeConnick, Ellie Pyle (Assistant Editor), Humberto Ramos (artist on […]

The Bromance of NYCC – Rich Johnston and Dean Haspiel Get Naked In A Bar

Strange things happen in New York City, we all know this. But New York Comic Con just seems to bring out the madness in its own incontrovertible way. The long hours shuffling around the Javitz center behind cosplayers on stilts and stilettos, the minor body wounds inflicted by idly shoved rucksacks–there's only so much you […]

The Publishers Are Nearly Ready for NYCC – And Coulson's LOLA is Here!

It's nearly go time for the floor opening of New York Comic Con 2013, with a little over two hours remaining until the throngs arrive, with panels already running from 12 noon onward Compared to Rich Johnston's photos and video tour last night, the booths have made a lot of progress, with banners in place[...]