MA – Heroes in Our Midst Panel

Dan Slott, Sarah Kinney, and Jack Purcell appear at Amherst College on Sunday March 4, 2012 from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Press Release:

Family Outreach of Amherst, a program of CHD, presents its 10th Annual Salute to Families Lecture Series titled “Heroes in Our Midst.” The event features a panel discussion with the wonderfully talented Dan Slott, head writer for the Amazing Spider-Man comic books, Sarah Kinney, co-author of the Nancy Drew/Hardy Boys graphic novels and freelance comic artist Jack Purcell whose work includes Spider-Man, Batman and Batgirl. Pulitzer prize winning journalist and UMass professor, Madeleine Blais will moderate the discussion. A reception and book signing will follow the program. This is a fundraising event for Family Outreach of Amherst.

More information at the link…

Amherst College – Converse Hall
31 Meadow St, Amherst, MA

Marvel Signing, Panel, and Booth Schedules for NYCC 2011 Announced

Via Marvel.com, we get our first look at Marvel’s signing schedule for New York Comic Con 2011, including signings by Stan Lee and Joe Quesada as well as Chris Evans (Captain America), Tom Hiddleston (Loki), and more from The Avengers.

Marvel NYCC 2011 Signing Schedule

In addition, Marvel has made their Panel and Booth Schedule available:

Marvel NYCC 2011 Booth and Panel Schedule

 

NYC – Spidey Book Club

Dan Slott appears at Midtown Comics on Friday, September 30 from 6:30pm – 7:30pm!

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Press Release:

It’s the Midtown Comics Book Club! Join us for our monthly Graphic Novel book club at our Downtown store.

This month’s book will be Spider-Man: A Matter of Life and Death from Marvel Comics, and writer Dan Slott will be there to discuss the book with the club! If that’s not enough to entice, free coffee and donuts will be served.

Don’t have the book yet? Save 25% off cover price at any of our three stores (in-store only). Just mention the Midtown Comics Book Club at the cash register!

The Book Club will meet on Friday September 30th at 6:30PM at Midtown Comics Downtown.

SEATS ARE VERY LIMITED!

Midtown Comics Downtown
64 Fulton Street, New York, NY

UK – Spider-Island Signing

Writer Dan Slott (Amazing Spider-Man, She-Hulk, Arkham Asylum: Living Hell) signs at Orbital on Friday, August 20, at 5pm!

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Orbital Comics
8 Gt Newport Street, London WC2H 7JA, United Kingdom
020 7240 0591

NYC – Spider-Island in the Club

Writer DAN SLOTT talks all about Spider-Island with assistant editors ELLIE PYLE and RACHEL PINNELAS!

Hosted by Pete LePage, Justin Tyler, and Alex Zalben

…And you know all of the news about the show, RIGHT?!

1. We’re at a new location on the East side! Brand new!

2. There is a beautiful bar in the new location that is extremely suitable to hang out in. So plan on coming early and hanging out late!

3. We are giving away tons and tons of free comics!

Also, you could win a $25 Gift card to Midtown Comics!

And all the comic book news and opinions IN THE WORLD!

Tuesday, July 26 @ 8:00pm
@ The Peoples Improv Theater
123 E. 24th Street, btwn. Park & Lexington, New York, NY

Tickets: $5
Online: ThePIT-NYC.com
Phone: 1-800-838-3006
Questions? 212-563-7488

AND AS ALWAYS…
The show is sponsored in part by Midtown Comics

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Want to watch the show live, but can’t make it in NYC? Check out our livestream of the show!

NYC – Spider-Island Signing

 

Meet Dan Slott (She-Hulk, Mighty Avengers), Fred Van Lente (Incredible Hercules, Alpha Flight), and Joe Caramanga (Iron Man & the Armor Wars, Nation X) as they celebrate the release of Amazing Spider-Man #666 (Prelude to Spider-Island) at Midtown Comics Downtown on Wednesday, July 27th from 6:00pm – 7:00pm!

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Midtown Comics Downtown
64 Fulton Street, New York, NY

Fan Expo Canada Reveals Comic Guests Lineup for 2011

Flashpoint and Fear Itself

Press Release:

2011 Fan Expo Canada™ Reveals Powerhouse Lineup of Comic Guests!

Rare appearance by legendary Kubert comic book family and Bone creator Jeff Smith headline the massive four-day Comic Book Expo

Toronto, ON (May 5, 2011) – Fan Expo Canada™ Canada’s premier and largest gaming, horror, comic, science fiction and anime event, today announced its highly anticipated lineup of celebrity guests in the comic medium including industry leaders Adam, Andy and Joe Kubert and Cartoonist Guest of Honour Jeff Smith! The creative masterminds behind such iconic brands as Batman, Fantastic Four, Captain America, The Flash, Thor and Spider-Man will all be participating in Fan Expo’s ever-popular Comic Book Expo, August 25 – 28 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

For four jam-packed days, Comic Book Expo offers fans autograph sessions with celebrity comic guests and programming highlights that include: hundreds of industry experts on-hand for Q&As, portfolio reviews, advice and live instruction; meet and greet with popular artists, inkers and writers in Artist Alley; industry previews of upcoming comic news and projects; and more than 600 comic retailers offering the country’s largest variety of genres, collectibles, independent publications and Expo exclusive offers all under one roof! Not to mention, Canada’s largest Comic Masquerade Night on Saturday, August 27th – where hundreds of fans dress up as popular comic book characters.

The Comic Book Expo Celebrity Guests include:

· JASON AARON (Writer of ULTIMATE CAPTAIN AMERICA, WOLVERINE)

· BRIAN AZZARELLO (Writer of FIRST WAVE & 100 BULLETS)

· MARK BROOKS (Artist of UNCANNY X-FORCE)

· JIMMY CHEUNG (Artist of AVENGERS)

· OLIVIER COIPEL (Artist of THOR)

· SHANE DAVIS (Artist of SUPERMAN EARTH ONE)

· MARKO DJURDJEVIC (Artist of THOR, FANTASTIC FOUR, SPIDER-MAN)

· DALE EAGLESHAM (Artist of ALPHA FLIGHT)

· STEVE EPTING (Artist of FANTASTIC FOUR, CAPTAIN AMERICA)

· MATT FRACTION (Artist of THOR, IRONMAN, UNCANNY X-MEN)

· RON GARNEY (Artist of ULTIMATE CAPTAIN AMERICA)

· JONATHAN HICKMAN (Writer of FANTASTIC FOUR)

· KATHRYN IMMONEN (Writer of WOLVERINE & JUBILEE)

· STUART IMMONEN (Artist of FEAR ITSELF)

· DALE KEOWN (Artist of HULK)

· ADAM KUBERT (Artist of ASTONISHING SPIDER-MAN & WOLVERINE)

· ANDY KUBERT (Artist of BATMAN & FLASHPOINT)

· JOE KUBERT (Legendary Comic Book Artist)

· JEFF LEMIRE (Artist of SUPERBOY)

· ALEX MALEEV (Artist of MOON KNIGHT & SCARLET)

· FRANCIS MANAPUL (Artist of THE FLASH)

· STEVE McNIVEN (Artist of CAPTAIN AMERICA)

· TONY MOORE (Artist of THE WALKING DEAD & VENOM)

· JAMES ROBINSON (Writer of SUPERMAN)

· DAN SLOTT (Writer of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN)

· DOUG SNEYD (Legendary Playboy cartoonist)

· JEFF SMITH (Cartoonist Guest of Honour – Creator of BONE)

· ETHAN VAN SCIVER (Artist of THE FLASH REBIRTH)

For more information and the complete programming line-up for Comic Book Expo, go to www.fanexpocanada.com.

For the 17th consecutive year, visitors from across Ontario and around the world will have the opportunity to experience the very best in pop culture first-hand at the upcoming 2011 Fan Expo Canada™. In addition to the Comic Book Expo, the country’s largest combined event will include Anime, Science Fiction, Festival of Fear Horror Expo and GX – Gaming Expo. Stay tuned for more announcements in the upcoming weeks.

SHOW DETAILS:

WHEN: AUGUST 25- 28, 2011

Thursday, August 25 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Special Preview)

4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, August 26 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday, August 27 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday, August 28 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

WHERE: Metro Toronto Convention Centre South Building

222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

For more information visit, www.fanexpocanada.com

NYC – Free Comic Book Day 2011

Dan Slott, Scott Wegener, Jeff Powell, Rachel Freire, Marc Bernardin, and Joe Staton appear at Jim Hanley’s Universe on May 7, 2011 for Free Comic Book Day!!

Joe Staton – Writer and artist who has worked on E-Man, Green Lantern Corps, Metal Men and more.

Rachel Freire – Co-created the graphic novel FCHS with Vito Delsante, and penciller of Twisted Savage Dragon Funnies!

Scott Wegener – Artist and co-creator of Atomic Robo who has also worked on Punisher War Journal and Avengers.

Jeff Powell – Letterer of Atomic Robo who has also worked on Sonic the Hedgehog and NiGHTS into Dreams.

Marc Bernardin – Writer on Monster Attack Network, Genuis, M.A.N. and Highwayman. This year, Marc presents Jake The Dreaming!

And, confirmed this past week, Amazing Spider-Man writer, Dan Slott!

Jim Hanley’s Universe
4 West 33rd St, New York, NY 10001

NYC – Spidey in the Club

Dan Slott & Joe Carmagna (Amazing Spider-Man) appear at the The Peoples Improv Theater on Tues. November 9th at 8pm.

You could win a $25 Gift card to Midtown Comics!

PLUS

FREE COMICS!

COMIC BOOK CLUB
A Live Pop Culture Talk Show
w/Pete LePage, Justin Tyler, and Alex Zalben

Tickets: $5
Online: ThePIT-NYC.com
Phone: 1-800-838-3006
Questions? 212-563-7488

154 West 29th Street, 2nd Fl.
[Between 6th and 7th Aves.]
New York, NY

NYC – Big Time Spidey Signing

Dan Slott signs at Jim Hanley’s Universe on November 10th at 6pm:

Our good pal Dan Slott is the new solo-writer of the now bi-weekly Spider-Man with November 10th’s Amazing Spider-Man 648, and to celebrate JHU is throwing a signing with the superstar creator!

Spidey #648 is the launch of the most significant change in Spider-Man’s direction since Slott and the Web-Heads launched Brand New Day three years ago! The new storyline, BIG TIME, starts off with double-sized bang featuring art by Humberto Ramos! Now is the time to start reading Spider-Man, and November 10 is the time to meet Dan Slott (Mighty Avengers, The Thing, and of course some of the best Spidey stories from the last three years), the new solo writer of one of the best characters and most important titles in the history of comics! (Dan’s also a pretty cool guy, if you haven’t had the thrill of meeting him!)

Jim Hanley’s Universe
4 West 33rd St, New York, New York

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