At CCI, the cast and crew of "Green Lantern: First Flight" and "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies" previewed the upcoming films, took questions from the audience and teased a new short film line.
The hugely successful directors of such films as "Terminator 2," "The Lord of the Rings," "Titanic" and "King Kong," Peter Jackson and James Cameron met with fans at Comic-Con for a discussion of technology in film.
Representatives and creators from Archaia and the Jim Henson Company met with fans to discuss the comic book versions of "The Dark Crystal" and "Fraggle Rock" as well as "Mouse Guard," "Artesia" and more.
CCI's "Dollhouse" panel featured Joss Whedon, Eliza Dushku and some surprise members of the cast. Joss spent time talking about the past, present and future of "Dollhouse," as well as his other currently percolating projects.
WildStorm announced new creative teams for "The Authority," "Gen13" and "WildCATS," as well as a new creator-owned series called "Kurt Busiek's American Gothic." The publisher also confirmed reprint plans for "Planetary."
Fans crowded in for the annual Black Panel at Comic-Con, hosted by
wisecracking Michael Davis and featuring Nichelle Nichols and other luminaries
from comics, film and music discussing black art and creators.
Augie has some thoughts on what went on in San Diego this past weekend, with plenty of random commentary thrown in for good measure. Plus, is the 'comiXology' iPhone app the future of comics, or does the format hold back the material?
The 2008 Diamond Best New Publisher Award winners took the podium at
Comic-Con with some impressive announcements, including "Underworld
Evolution" director Len Weisman's "Shrapnel" film.
"Cyberforce/Hunter-Killer" is an all-new "Cyberforce" series, illustrated by
Kenneth Rocafort and written by an as-yet announced author. CBR News spoke
with publisher Filip Sablik about the new series.
USA Network's "Burn Notice" brought its creator, writers, and, most importantly, Bruce Campbell to Comic-Con International to discuss the show, answer questions and tease the audience with hints of things to come.
The folks at Top Shelf shared their excitement over "League of Extraordinary Gentlemen" Volume III, the "Surrogates" film and plenty more with fans at Comic-Con, and CBR was there.
Filmmaker Terry Gilliam met with fans in San Diego to discuss his latest film and
co-star Heath Ledger's death. The filmmaker also received a special honor from
Creators from all corners of the industry joined Dan DiDio on Sunday to discuss comic books and share their own histories as fans with attendees at Comic-Con International in San Diego.
Last week at Comic-Con International in San Diego, IDW Publishing showcased its Angel universe, including the crossover with Peter David's "Fallen Angel" and and the announcement of Bill Willingham as the new "Angel" writer.
Legendary underground publisher Denis Kitchen took the stage at Comic-Con International Saturday, looking back on his 40-plus-year career as a cartoonist, entrepreneur, comics historian and champion of artists' liberties.
From the reveal of next seasons explosive new serial killer to hints of the dark passenger's influence on Dexter's new baby, the "Dexter" cast and executive staff gave fans insights and spoilers into the fourth season of this killer show.
Devil's Due Publishing's Comic-Con panel shared what's new for 2009 and beyond from the launch of hip hop artist Murs' "Merch Girl" to rumblings of cinematic Sheena news and "Hack/Slash" turning 25.
Details on "Captain America" emerge from the ice! Meanwhile, the "Smallville" super-suit takes flight. All this plus news on "Fathom," release date changes, Marvel Anime, and more in the Comic Reel.
The new DC Universe animated film, "Green Lantern: First Flight" premiered at Comic-Con International: San Diego Thursday night. CBR News was there to preview the film, which comes to DVD today.