New Comic Book Series and A Trailblazing Documentary Make “DC’s Jim Lee & Friends” Panel One of the Most Exciting at San Diego Comic-Con
An All-New Batman/Spawn 48-Page One-Shot From Todd McFarlane and Greg Capullo To Be Released December 13
Paul Dano Revealed Details and the First Look at The Riddler: Year One
Milestone Media Gets An HBO Max Documentary, A New Static Limited Series, and Its First Original Graphic Novel
DC Editor in Chief Marie Javins Received the Inkpot Award from San Diego Comic-Con
DC’s “Jim Lee & Friends” panel at San Diego Comic-Con was full of bulletins and reveals, and nice dialog with some improbable storytellers moderated by DC’s Publisher and Chief Creative Officer Jim Lee.
In a “it can only happen at San Diego Comic-Con moment”, two comedian business titans, Todd McFarlane and Greg Capullo, shocked followers on the panel with a significant announcement. They are teaming up for Batman/Spawn #1, a 48-page one-shot due out December 13. This marks the primary reunion of the 2 iconic characters since Batman/Spawn War Devil, which DC might be reprinting for launch on November 15. Additional particulars and art work might be revealed quickly!
Teased earlier within the day on social media, Golden Globe Award Nominated Actor Paul Dano (The Batman) joined Lee to offer followers with a primary take a look at his upcoming six-issue DC Black Label restricted collection, The Riddler: Year One. Dano’s story supplies an in-depth take a look at how the unknown forensic accountant Edward Nashton developed into the menace often known as the Riddler and got here so near bringing down all the metropolis. Working with acclaimed artist Stevan Subic, Dano confirmed of an unimaginable assortment of covers and inside artwork for the debut subject hitting comedian guide shops on October 25. All of the followers in attendance acquired a con unique enamel pin of The Riddler: Year One emblem.
Jim and Milestone Media co-founder Denys Cowan up to date followers on the newest from Milestone, recapping their ideas on the just lately accomplished Milestone Initiative Talent Development Summit. Cowan additionally introduced that on October 4, author Vita Ayala and breakthrough artist Nikolas Draper-Ivey will inform new tales that includes Milestone’s flagship superhero, Static, in Static: Shadows of Dakota, the follow-up to Static: Season One. Fans had been additionally handled to a primary take a look at artwork from Milestone’s first-ever younger grownup unique graphic novel, Static: Up All Night, debuting Summer 2023.
Lee and Cowan introduced the unique HBO Max documentary Milestone Generations which chronicles the historical past of Milestone Media and it trailblazing legacy as the primary Black-owned tremendous hero comedian guide writer and its partnership with DC. Fans in attendance had been additionally handled to the primary look of the trailer, which is obtainable for viewing on YouTube. Milestone Generations debuts solely on HBO Max Friday, July 29.
DC’s Editor in Chief Marie Javins was offered with the celebrated Inkpot Award for 2022 from San Diego Comic-Con’s Director of Programming Eddie Ibrahim. The Inkpot Award has been offered annually at Comic-Con to people for his or her contributions to the worlds of comics, sci-fi/fantasy, movie, TV, animation and fandom.
Fans are inspired to take a look at DC’s “Comics Are Fun for Everyone” panel on Saturday from 12:30-1:30 in Room 6DE for extra breaking information.