Comic-Con International: San Diego returns to the San Diego Convention Center, beginning with Preview Night on Wednesday, July 20, and running Thursday, July 21 through Sunday, July 24.
Panels of interest
Spotlight on J. Michael Straczynski (Fri)
World Premiere of Batman: The Killing Joke (Fri)
Spotlight on Stan Lee (Sat)
Writing with J. Michael Straczynski (Sat)
Marvel: Cup O’Joe (Sat)
Marvel: Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (Sun)
And for those lucky enough to attend, might want to visit the following panels
Marvel: Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends 11:15am – 12:15pm Room 5AB Learn more about the upcoming mega-event Dead No More: The Clone Conspiracy, which finds Spider-Man amidst a gauntlet of his greatest foes and marks the arrival of a mysterious new villain plus the return of loved ones lost! Plus, get the low-down on the rest of the Spider-family and other street-level characters. Panelists include editor-in-chief Axel Alonso, Marvel talent scout Rickey Purdin, and associate editor Devin Lewis, as well as Peter David (Spider-Man 2099), and Robbie Thompson (Silk).
Marvel: Women of Marvel 12:30pm – 1:30pm Room 6DE 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, Marvel Live host Lorraine Cink, writer G. Willow Wilson (Ms. Marvel), Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. costume designer Ann Foley, and others.
Spotlight on Ed McGuinness 1:45pm – 2:45pm Room 5AB With a dynamic and instantly recognizable style, veteran comic book artist Ed McGuinness (Spider-Man/Deadpool, Guardians of the Galaxy) has become a fan-favorite and an industry icon. This special interview/Q&A session/presentation, moderated by Marvel editor Devin Lewis, will fill you in on just what goes on in the mind of one of the best action comic book artists in the biz today!