New York Comic Con takes place from October 3rd-6th at it’s usual home in the Javits Center, and this year BOOM! (Booth 1828) will be bringing quite a bit of talent for signings.
Bryan Edward Hill, Daniele Di Nicuolo, David Jesus Vignolli, Delilah S. Dawson, Gaby Dunn, James Tynion IV, Lev Grossman (who our own Sam spoke to during SDCC), R.L. Stine, Ryan Parrott, Simon Spurrier, Simone di Meo, Sina Grace, Patrick McHale, Karan Ashley, and Steve Cardenas are all scheduled to be at the BOOM! booth during the convention. Details on their signing schedules will come later.
In addition there will be three different panels hosted by BOOM! at the convention:
ENTERTAINMENT IS LGBTQ from 3:00-4:00 PM in Room 1A21 will be co-hosted by GLAAD and feature talent from BOOM! along with GLAAD’s Megan Townsend the Director of Entertainment Research & Analysis.
BOOM! STUDIOS: DISCOVER YOURS from 4:15-5:15 PM in Room 1A24 will have Lev Grossman, Bryan Edward Hill, Gaby Dunn , Simon Spurrier, James Tynion IV, Royal Dunlap as well as BOOM!’s Editor in Chief Matt Gagnon on the panel. It will be moderated by BOOM! Studios’ President, Publishing & Marketing Filip Sablik.
The last panel from BOOM! at NYCC will be POWER RANGERS: NECESSARY EVIL which will be from 11:00 AM -12:00 PM in Room 1A24. The panelists will be writers Ryan Parrott, Sina Grace, and Daniele Di Nicuolo along with Mighty Morphin Power Rangers actors Karan Ashley, and Steve Cardenas and BOOM! Studios’ Senior Editor Dafna Pleban as they talk about Power Rangers in comics.
Full press release is below.
BOOM! Studios Announces NYCC 2019 Special Guests & Panel Programming
Discover Your Favorite Comics Creators at BOOM! Studios Booth #1828 From October 3-6, 2019 in New York
LOS ANGELES, CA (August 21, 2019) – BOOM! Studios announced today their presence at New York Comic Con 2019 (Booth #1828) from October 3-6 at the Javits Center in New York, NY. The publisher, home to award-winning imprints BOOM! Studios, BOOM! Box, KaBOOM!, and Archaia, will host several special guests on panels and at signings throughout the weekend. Full details below.
Throughout the weekend, attendees will have an opportunity to meet one-on-one with the writers behind some of the most anticipated graphic fiction of 2019 during signing events including: Bryan Edward Hill (Joss Whedon’s Angel), Daniele Di Nicuolo (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), David Jesus Vignolli (New World),Delilah S. Dawson (Sparrowhawk), Gaby Dunn (Bury the Lede), James Tynion IV(Something’s Killing the Children, The Woods), Lev Grossman (The Magicians),R.L. Stine (Just Beyond: The Scare School), Ryan Parrott (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers & Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers), Simon Spurrier (Coda), Simone di Meo (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Sina Grace(Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers, Ghosted in LA), Patrick McHale (BAGS: or a Story Thereof, Over the Garden Wall), Karan Ashley (Aisha Campbell on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), and Steve Cardenas (Rocky DeSantos on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers).
Fans can also see their favorite creators and hear them speak at select panels during New York Comic Con weekend. On Thursday, 10/3, BOOM! Studios presents ENTERTAINMENT IS LGBTQ, in partnership with GLAAD, for an in-depth conversation on LGBTQ respresentation in pop culture, BOOM! STUDIOS: DISCOVER YOURS on Friday, 10/4, where an all-star group of comic book creators discuss what’s new or exciting in the world of comics and reveal details about current and upcoming projects. At the POWER RANGERS: NECESSARY EVIL panel on Saturday, 10/5, learn the behind-the-scenes details of the biggest Power Rangers event yet from the creators, and get the chance to ask your most urgent questions about the teens with attitude.
Thursday, October 3rd
ENTERTAINMENT IS LGBTQ
(3:00-4:00 PM, Room 1A21)
BOOM! Studios and GLAAD present an in-depth roundtable discussion about LGBTQ representation in pop culture and the path forward to a brighter, more inclusive future, with special guests from all corners of the entertainment world including Gaby Dunn (Bad With Money, Bury The Lede), Sina Grace (Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers, Ghosted in LA), Royal Dunlap (b.b. free), James Tynion IV(Detective Comics, The Woods), Vita Ayala (Livewire), Megan Townsend (Director of Entertainment Research & Analysis, GLAAD) and more.
Friday, October 4th
BOOM! STUDIOS: DISCOVER YOURS
(4:15-5:15 PM, Room 1A24)
It’s time to discover your new comic book obsession at NYCC – and we guarantee you’re going to find it at this panel! Join some of the most acclaimed and exciting creators in comics for a jam-packed, interactive panel featuring Lev Grossman(The Magicians), Bryan Edward Hill (Joss Whedon’s Angel), Gaby Dunn (Bury The Lede), Simon Spurrier (Coda), James Tynion IV (Something is Killing The Children), Royal Dunlap (b.b. free), and Matt Gagnon (Editor in Chief, BOOM! Studios) with surprises for everyone in the audience. Moderated by Filip Sablik(President, Publishing & Marketing, BOOM! Studios).
Saturday, October 5th
POWER RANGERS: NECESSARY EVIL
(11:00 AM -12:00 PM, Room 1A24)
The next big Power Rangers comic book event is here – NECESSARY EVIL! Join writers Ryan Parrott (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers), Sina Grace (Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers), Daniele Di Nicuolo(Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Karan Ashley (Aisha Campbell on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Steve Cardenas (Rocky DeSantos on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Dafna Pleban (Senior Editor, BOOM! Studios) and more to discuss the future of the Power Rangers in comics…and a special giveaway for every fan in attendance! Moderated by James Viscardi (SVP, ComicBook.com)
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