Marvel Takes Over NYCC With Can’t Miss Panels And More!
New York, NY—October 7th, 2015 — That’s right True Believer, it’s that time again. New York Comic-Con 2015 is upon us and Marvel is bringing the action, excitement and can’t miss moments. And you better believe we’re bringing something special to our hometown show! The biggest panels, the hottest creators, the casts and crews of your favorite Marvel television shows and more. Not to mention massive announcements!
Sure you’re going to stop by the Marvel Booth (Booth #1354) for the hottest convention exclusives – including T-Shirts, hoodies, and a new set of exclusive Skottie Young collector pins. Don’t wait – supplies are limited! But you also don’t want to miss out on some of the hottest panels at the con! Want to get a sneak peek at the upcoming Marvel’s Jessica Jones as well as new seasons of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Marvel’s Daredevil? What about the low-down on all the blockbuster new comics launching as part of All-New, All-Different Marvel? Then you won’t want to miss our action packed panel lineups!
Oh, and did we mention the Marvel Booth (Booth #1354) is your one-stop shop for excitement and entertainment all weekend long? Tons of great giveaways, costume contests, live game shows and unforgettable signings! Swing by and visit Marvel icons including none other than some of the amazing actors from Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Marvel’s Daredevil and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., plus legendary creators past and present including Joe Quesada, Chris Claremont, Greg Hildebrant, Charles Soule, Sara Pichelli, Bob McLeod, Dan Slott, Marguerite Bennett, Michael Gaydos, Kieron Gillen, Larry Hama and many more!
Please note, all events and participants are subject to change.
Thursday, October 8th
Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way
12:15 – 1:15 PM, Room 1A21
Are you a writer or artist? Ever dream of working for Marvel? Do you find yourself thinking, “I could do that…if I knew how!” Well, here’s your chance! Join Marvel Talent Scouts C.B. Cebulski and Rickey Purdin along with Kris Anka (Wolverines),Mark Brooks (Uncanny X-Force), Robbie Thompson (Spidey), and other Mighty Marvel Guests to find out the answers on how to get your foot in the door and make your job MARVEL!
MARVEL: House of Ideas
2:45 – 3:45 PM, Room 1A21
Love having the best comics in the industry on your mobile devices? Want to know how Marvel stays on the cutting edge of technology? Then this panel is for you, True Believer! Get exciting news about what’s happening on the Marvel Comics App, Marvel Unlimited and MORE in this can’t-miss panel! Plus: Be here for the latest and greatest directly from Marvel Games! Panelists include Executive Editorial Director of Digital Ryan Penagos, Vice President CRM Daniele Campbell, WriterFabian Nicieza (Deadpool & Cable: Split Second), Marvel Games Creative Director Bill Rosemann, and Editor Jordan White!
Friday, October 9th
MARVEL: Iron Man & the Avengers
1:45 – 2:45 PM, Room 1A06
Iron Man takes flight into a new era of Marvel comics! Get ready for all the latest on everyone’s favorite shell-head. Plus, we’ve got the 411 on a whole slew of new titles, including Sam Wilson: Captain America, Astonishing Ant-Man, Angela: Queen of Hel, Uncanny Avengers, New Avengers, Totally Awesome Hulk and more! This is one you cannot miss! Panelists include Editor Tom Brevoort with writers
Marguerite Bennett (A-Force), Gerry Duggan (Uncanny Avengers), Al Ewing (New Avengers), Greg Pak (Totally Awesome Hulk), Nick Spencer (Ant-Man), Nick Spencer (Sam Wilson: Captain America), and Josh Williamson (Illuminati)!
Marvel Animation Presents
(Friday, October 9th – 3:00 PM -3:45 PM)
Joe Quesada (Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer) and Dan Buckley (Marvel’s President of Television, Publishing & Brand Management) brings you the biggest animation panel in this universe – or any other. Get an exclusive first look at new episodes from Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man: Web-Warriors as well as glimpses of exciting new Marvel series and seasons on Disney XD!
Marvel Television Presents: Agents of Primetime
(Friday, October 9th – 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM)
Main Stage 1-D
Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Head of Television) returns with exciting news about your favorite Marvel agents on ABC! Be the first to see an all-new episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. before it airs on ABC and find out what’s ahead for Peggy and Jarvis in the upcoming season of Marvel’s Agent Carter!
Saturday, October 10th
All-New All-Different Marvel
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM, Room 1A10
The landscape of the All-New All-Different Marvel Universe expands even further in this can’t-miss panel! We’ve got more announcements than you shake a stick at, plus some exciting discussion of new and upcoming series with Editor-in-ChiefAxel Alonso, Senior Editor Nick Lowe, Editor and Katie Kubert, as well as writers Gerry Duggan (Deadpool), Dennis Hopeless (All-New X-Men), Jason Latour (Spider-Gwen), Tom Taylor (All-New Wolverine), Robbie Thompson (Silk) andDavid Walker (Power Man and Iron Fist)!
MARVEL: Cup O’Joe
2:45 – 3:45 PM, Empire Stage 1-E
Join us for this Convention favorite! Here is your chance to Q&A with Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada, for this no-holds-barred panel on everything Marvel. Got a question about a favorite hero? Want to hear ground-breaking news straight from the source? This panel is for you! With announcements galore, plus discussion of Spider-Man titles, Star Wars titles, and more, you do not want to miss this panel! Panelists include writers Al Ewing (Contest of Champions), Kieron Gillen(Darth Vader), Ed McGuinness (Spider-Man/Deadpool), Dan Slott (Amazing Spider-Man), and Charles Soule (Lando)!
Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition: Facing off in Marvel’s Battlegrounds
4:00 – 4:45 PM, Empire Stage 1-E
Disney Interactive presents a behind-the-scenes look at the new Marvel Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, this year’s must-have family game! Set to launch in 2016, the Marvel Battlegrounds Play Set introduces a new style of gameplay to the Disney Infinity platform, along with popular Marvel characters Hulkbuster, Ultron and others. Featuring an in-depth look at the Play Set, special guests from the Disney Infinity team, Avalanche Software, United Front Games and Marvel, and figure giveaways (while supplies last)!
The Netflix Original Series Marvel’s Jessica Jones and Marvel’s Daredevil
5:00 PM – 6:45 PM Main Stage 1-D
Join the cast of the new Netflix original series, Marvel’s Jessica Jones, in their first-ever appearance, as they answer questions and reveal secrets from the hotly-anticipated show debuting on Netflix later this year and celebrate some of the greatest moments from season 1 of Marvel’s Daredevil. Moderated by Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Head of Television), this panel promises to be one you won’t want to miss!
Sunday, October 11th
Marvel Unlimited+ Members Only Panel*
10:45 – 11:45 AM, Room 1A21
This exclusive panel is just for Marvel Unlimited Plus members! Join Executive Editorial Director of Digital Ryan Penagos and top Marvel creators including Gerry Duggan (Uncanny Avengers), Al Ewing (Contest of Champions), Dennis Hopeless (All-New X-Men), Robbie Thompson (Silk), and Charles Soule (Uncanny Inhumans) for a private panel discussion of what’s happening inside the Marvel Universe. Get FREE merchandise (while supplies last), sneak peeks of upcoming Marvel comics, a Q&A session to answer all your burning questions, and more surprises to be announced. Not to be missed! Marvel Unlimited Plus Members ONLY – you must show your Member Card or confirmation email at the door for access to the event!
Women of Marvel
1:30 – 2:30 PM, Room 1A06
From Ms. Marvel to the A-Force, from Twitter to tumblr, women in comics has been one of the most talked-about topics in comics recently. Join the conversation as women from multiple disciplines in the creative process at Marvel discuss what it’s like working as a woman in comics today and what it means for the future of the industry! Panelists include Content Development Director Sana Amanat, Producer Judy Stephens, Social Media Manager Adri Cowan, Editor Katie Kubert,Assistant Editor, Emily Shaw, writers Marguerite Bennett (Angela: Queen of Hel), Amy Reeder (Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur), Margaret Stohl (Black Widow: Forever Red), artists Erica Henderson (Unbeatable Squirrel Girl), Stacey Lee(Silk), Afua Richardson, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. costume designer Ann Foley, Marvel’s Daredevil and Marvel’s Jessica Jones costume designer Stephanie Maslansky!
Can’t make it to the convention? Follow along on Marvel.com/nycc2015, the best way to get exclusive videos, real-time announcements from the convention floor and up-to-the-minute panel, in-booth, and signing schedules of all your favorite Marvel creators!