Ostensibly to promote their upcoming work for Virgin Comics, Stan Lee and Grant
Morrison held court in Ballroom 20 and discussed comics, movies, and their
favorite Marvel moments.
CBR speaks with Jason Thibault about the advantages of social networking as
an independent, and how his Vancouver outfit Optimum Wound Comics became
the #1 publisher on MySpace.
"Public Enemy" publisher American Mule tells CBR why they're consistently
among the top 10 publishers on MySpace, while indie outfit Optimum Wound
steals the top spot.
DC imprint WildStorm Productions is running wild on MySpace while the wily
veteran Stan Lee pulls a Dale Carnegie by winning friends and influencing
people on the nation’s most trafficked website.
At NYCC, Stan Lee and Virgin Comics CEO Sharad Devarajan announced a partnership between the publisher and comic book legend. Stan also shared his thoughts on "One More Day" and other Marvel events.
Friday at the New York Comic Con, Stan Lee announced "Ultimo," a new manga
series from Viz Comics with art by Hiroyuki Takei. The series debuted today in
Japan and American publication will follow as soon as possible.
CBR News and a crowd of fans got to spend an early Friday evening asking
questions and listening to answers from some of the comic industry's most
important elder statesmen (and woman).