Comic-Con Report: Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time, Robotomy, Regular Show

| July 30, 2010

Cartoon Network held an “Algebraic!” panel at San Diego Comic-Con International on Friday to discuss their new show Adventure Time, with voice actor Tom Kenny (voice of Ice King) moderating. Also present were J.G. Quintel, Jeremy Shada (voice of Finn), John DiMaggio (voice of Jake), Pat McHale (creative director), and Pendleton Ward (creator of Adventure Time). Tom began by asking the crowd, […]

Comic-Con Report on Showtime’s Anti-Heroes Panel: Californication, Nurse Jackie, Weeds, and Dexter

| July 29, 2010

Ballroom 20’s hour-and-a-half wait at Comic-Con was well worth it to see the Showtime anti-hero panel. The panel started by introducing the big names of Showtime: Dexter’s Michael C. Hall, Nurse Jackie’s Paul Schulze, Weeds’ Mary-Louise Parker, and Californication’s David Duchovny. Each actor took a little time to talk about his or her character along […]

Comic-Con Report and Reaction: Where Are the Action Chicks?

| July 27, 2010

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Sometimes when a movie does it right it will burn an image into your brain which will never go away. Stuck there forever like a good childhood memory waiting to be called back to the surface for you to enjoy again. I have one of those images bubbling around in my head. The reveal shot […]

Comic-Con Report: Graphic.ly Platform for Digital Comics

| July 24, 2010

While at San Diego Comic-Con this year, I was given the opportunity to take an exclusive look at a comics program called Grapic.ly. Graphic.ly is a new biz spark company that has been around for about a year and half but is really just now coming to fruition. Dave Drach from Microsoft, who is in […]

TRON Legacy Press Conference at San Diego Comic-Con International

| July 22, 2010

It seems ironic that a press session for a movie about some of the most advanced technology ever is starting late due to technical problems. One of the earliest questions is about why neither of Cindy Morgan’s characters are in the movie. Joe Kosinski says you have to make hard choices, it’s a father-son story, […]

Screen Team Show Video: Comic-Con Girls! Starring Supergirl and Wonder Woman with Princess Leia Cameo

| July 20, 2010

Over 7,000 hits in its first two days! Off to a great start, this looks certain to pass the Screen Team Show’s previous YouTube best, which had Greyson Chance singing “Better Than Bieber.” Action Flick Chick Katrina Hill has gotten inundated with requests to do pics as Slave Leia for the last two years, but she […]

Academics Assemble! Comics Arts Conference Programming at San Diego Comic-Con International 2010

| July 19, 2010

Thursday, July 22 Fri, Jul 09, 07:35PM 10:30-12:00 Comics Arts Conference Session #1: Comics in the Classroom— Lisa Vizcarra (Carquinez Middle School) explores the pedagogy for creating a middle school biology curriculum based on the book Becoming Batman by E. Paul Zehr, who will join the discussion. Kathy Hall (El Camino College) gives an overview […]

Get Some Class- The Shaman

| July 16, 2010

The Shaman. “The spirits surround us, guide us, and hold all the knowledge of the world!” The Shaman is a leader, built around bolstering his allies and bringing out their full potential. They’re a mystical class built around primal powers, and are a good class for supporting and healing a party. Class features: Companion Spirit. […]

Rocket Llama Crew at San Diego Comic-Con 2010: Panels on Digital Comics, Action Chicks, Batman’s Empty Nest, & More

| July 12, 2010

FRIDAY, JULY 23 11:30-1:00 Comics Arts Conference Session #6: Digital Comics— Nick Langley (Rocket Llama) gives a brief history of webcomics and evaluates online economic experiments from subscriptions to micropayments – with Brock Heasley (Super Fogeys, Zuda Comics’ Monsterplex). 2:00-3:30 Comics Arts Conference Session #8: Where Are the Action Chicks?— Katrina Hill (ActionFlickChick.com), Jill Pantozzi […]

Why Is a Kid Batman’s Crimefighting Partner?

| July 12, 2010

I’m getting ready to do a panel at Comic-Con later this month to discuss Batman’s crimefighting partnerships. Last year Dr. Robin Rosenberg and I got to discuss the psychopathy of the Joker with creator Jerry Robinson, “The Laughing Fish” author Steve Englehart, The Dark Knight executive producer Michael Uslan, and TV’s original Batman himself, Adam […]