DC ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES NEW YORK COMIC CON 2015 PANEL LINE UP

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New York Comic Con, 2015DC Entertainment returns to New York Comic Con with an expansive booth featuring must-see costumes, props, and collectibles alongside signings with leading writers and artists, special reveals and exclusive giveaways every day of the con. In addition, DCE will also feature a robust schedule of fan-favorite panel programming spanning every day of New York Comic Con from Thursday, October 8th, to Sunday, October 11th, at the Javits Convention Center.





Decades in the making, pop culture fans will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to honor one of the comic industry’s most influential works:

  • DC Comics: The Dark Knight 30th Anniversary Edition” -- Get an inside look at the legacy of the series that defined a generation with DCE Co-Publisher and Batman artist, Jim Lee, and the talent behind the forthcoming series, THE DARK KNIGHT III: THE MASTER RACE, writer, Brian Azzarello, and artists Klaus Janson and Andy Kubert. A must-attend for all Batman fans, the panel will also feature surprise guests, exclusive reveals and revelations. Friday, 11am, Room 1D.

  • As the first collection of groundbreaking new titles from DCE’s creator-driven imprint Vertigo begin to debut next month, get a behind-the-scenes look at some of these thrilling new series at “VERTIGO: The New #1s”. Join Vertigo Executive Editor Shelly Bond and the minds behind some of these groundbreaking stories, including Lauren Beukes and Dale Halvorsen (SURVIVORS’ CLUB), Holly Black (LUCIFER), Tom King (SHERIFF OF BABYLON), and Shaun Simon (ART OPS). Thursday, 4pm, Room 1A21.

  • DCE boasts the most iconic collection of Super Heroes in the world, and “DC Comics – Heroes To The Core” will enable fans to get closer to some of their favorite heroes with the minds that bring them all to life. Get a first look at all the explosive adventures that await these icons on the page with DC Entertainment Co-Publisher, Dan DiDio, Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti (HARLEY QUINN), Jeff King (CONVERGENCE), Trevor McCarthy (AQUAMAN), Greg Pak (ACTION COMICS), John Romita Jr. (SUPERMAN), Riley Rossmo (CONSTANTINE: THE HELLBLAZER), Pete Tomasi (SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN), Van Jensen (THE FLASH), and David Walker (CYBORG). Saturday, 12:15pm, Room 1A06.


Batman: The Bat-Universe


  • A veritable who’s who of Bat-talent will gather together in Gotham for “DC Comics – Batman: The Bat-Universe”. Explore the latest adventures of the World’s Greatest Detective with Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo (BATMAN), Amy Chu (POISON IVY: CYCLE OF LIFE AND DEATH), Khary Randolph (WE ARE ROBIN), Tom King and Tim Seeley (GRAYSON), Peter Tomasi (BATMAN: ARKHAM KNIGHT), and James Tynion IV (BATMAN ETERNAL), and be the first to witness never-before-seen art and breaking Batman news. Saturday, 1:30pm, Empire Stage 1E.

  • Dive into the most exciting and diverse stories ever told with a comic for every fan and every genre. “DC Comics – All Access” will include panelists Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti (HARLEY QUINN), Heath Corson and Gustavo Duarte (BIZARRO), Brenden Fletcher (BLACK CANARY, GOTHAM ACADEMY), Karl Kerschl (GOTHAM ACADEMY), Steve Orlando (MIDNIGHTER), Babs Tarr (BATGIRL), and Annie Wu (BLACK CANARY), who will all serve as guides to the expansive DC Universe. Sunday, 12:15pm, Room 1A06.

  • Mad About MAD” – The country’s #1-selling humor magazine (in a field of 1), MAD Magazine is dumber than ever! Join Editor John Ficarra, Art Director Sam Viviano, Peter Kuper, Tom Richmond and Jonathan Bresman for a ridiculous peek at what’s happening at the magazine, and an especially, moronic Q&A. Sunday 2:30pm Room 1A21.




FULL PANEL SCHEDULE

Ivan ReisThursday, October 8th

1:30pm to 2:30pm DC Entertainment – Master Class: Art History
Panelists: Gustavo Duarte, Ivan Reis, Riley Rossmo, and Babs Tarr.
Location: Room 1A21.

4:00pm to 5:00pm VERTIGO: The New #1s
Panelists: Shelly Bond, Lauren Beukes, Holly Black, Dale Halvorsen, Tom King, and Shaun Simon.
Location: Room 1A21.


Scott SnyderFriday, October 9th

11am to 12pm DC Comics - The Dark Knight 30th Anniversary
Panelists: Jim Lee, Brian Azzarello, Klaus Janson, and Andy Kubert.
Location: Room 1D.

2:45pm to 3:45pm DC Entertainment Spotlight on Scott Snyder
Panelist: Scott Snyder.
Location: Room 1A2.


Amanda ConnerSaturday, October 10th

12:15pm to 1:15pm DC Comics – Heroes to the Core
Panelists: Dan DiDio, Amanda Conner, Jeff King, Trevor McCarthy, Greg Pak, John Romita Jr, Riley Rossmo, Pete Tomasi, Van Jensen, David Walker, and Jimmy Palmiotti.
Location: Room 1A06.

1:30pm to 2:30pm DC Comics – Batman: The Bat-Universe
Panelists: Greg Capullo, Amy Chu, Tom King, Khary Randolph, Tim Seeley, Scott Snyder, Peter Tomasi, and James Tynion IV.
Location: Empire Stage 1E.


MAD
Sunday, October 11th

12:15pm to 1:15pm DC Comics – All Access
Panelists: Amanda Conner, Heath Corson, Gustavo Duarte, Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl, Steve Orlando, Jimmy Palmiotti, Babs Tarr, and Annie Wu.
Location: Room 1A06.

2:30pm to 3:30pm Mad about MAD
Panelists: John Ficarra, Ryan Flanders, Sam Viviano, Jonathan Bresman, Peter Kuper, and Tom Richmond.
Location: Room 1A21