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WC11: Sunday Photo Parade

WC11: Sunday Photo Parade

CBR brings our 2011 WonderCon photo parades to a close with pics from Sunday at the show, featuring comic book pros, Hollywood celebrities and the ever-popular, always in attendance cosplayer contingent!

WC11: The Art of the Cover

WC11: The Art of the Cover

Superstar cover artists Frank Quitely, Adam Hughes, Bill Sienkiewicz, Francis Manapul, and Amy Reeder gave a packed Wondercon audience the inside scoop on what makes an attractive cover—and what doesn't.

WC11: Saturday Photo Parade

WC11: Saturday Photo Parade

CBR News presents Day Two of the 2011 WonderCon through our traditional photo parade of cosplayers, Hollywood celebrities, the creme de la creme of comics creators and much more!

"ThunderCats" Are A "Loose" Take On Original

The producers of the upcoming adaptation of the beloved '80s cartoon team with original Lion-O Larry Kenney to explain how "ThunderCats" can be updated for modern audiences and classic fans alike.

WC11: Friday Photo Parade

WC11: Friday Photo Parade

There were plenty of sights to be seen during the 2011 edition of the San Francisco based WonderCon! From cosplayers to celebrity appearances, CBR News was there, camera in hand, to share them with you!

WC11: The Stars of

WC11: The Stars of "Human Target"

The stars of Fox Television's "Human Target" spoke with the press during WonderCon, discussing the impact of the show on their lives and what's to come in the possible third season.

WC11: Dwayne McDuffie Tribute Panel

WC11: Dwayne McDuffie Tribute Panel

Friends and colleagues gathered at WonderCon to pay tribute to the late Dwayne McDuffie, sharing memories and stories about the writer who influenced a generation of comics and animation fans.

WC11: Gaiman, Haynes on

WC11: Gaiman, Haynes on "Doctor Who"

Writer Neil Gaiman and director Toby Haynes discuss their contributions to the upcoming sixth season of "Doctor Who," producing world-class science fiction on a budget and what the future holds for the time-traveler.

WC11: Saoirse Ronan On

WC11: Saoirse Ronan On "Hanna's" Grim Fairy Tale

Star Saoirse Ronan spoke with SPINOFF ONLINE and described the "fairy tale comic book" appeal of "Atonement" director Joe Wright's lastest movie, "Hanna."

Cup o' Video w/ Joe Quesada: Spider-Man 2099,

Cup o' Video w/ Joe Quesada: Spider-Man 2099, "30 Rock" & more

Joe Quesada returns for another Cup O'Video to answer fan questions on the fate of the Ultimate Universe post-Death of Spider-Man to the possibility of new Spider-Man 2099 comics. Plus, a post-credits blooper and more!

WC11: DC Icons

WC11: DC Icons

Judd Winick, Amy Reeder and Frank Quitely were among the gathered DC Comics pros during the DC Icons panel at WonderCon to answer fan questions and tease coming developments in their respective DC projects.

WC11: Vado Recounts 25 Years of SLG

WC11: Vado Recounts 25 Years of SLG

Celebrating his 25th year as the President and Publisher of Slave Labor Graphics, Dan Vado hosted a panel Sunday at WonderCon to talk about his past and the future of SLG and comics on the web.

WC11: Aaron Gets

WC11: Aaron Gets "Scalped"

Saturday at Wondercon, Jason Aaron discussed his Vertigo ongoing "Scalped," including which character is his mom's favorite, how long the series will last, a potential TV show and much more.

WC11: Cast, Crew talk

WC11: Cast, Crew talk "Terra Nova"

Stars Jason O'Mara and Stephen Lang, showrunner Brannon Braga and director Alex Graves spoke at WonderCon about the human drama at the core of Fox's upcoming sci-fi series "Terra Nova."

WC11: Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way

WC11: Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way

Marvel returned to WonderCon with a Friday panel featuring Joe Quesada, Axel Alonso, Jason Aaron and more, telling stories and offering advice for aspiring creators to break into the business.

WC11: Lerman Talks

WC11: Lerman Talks "Three Musketeers"

Actor Logan Lerman spoke with SPINOFF ONLINE about his extensive sword training in preparation for the role of d'Artagnan in Paul W.S. Anderson's high-octane adaptation of "The Three Musketeers."

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WC11: "Human Target" Panel

During last weekend's WonderCon panel, the stars of "Human Target" discussed Janet Montgomery's oiled-up scenes, Guerrero's kryptonite and how fans can help encourage Fox to renew the series for a third season.

WC11: Life After the Comics Code

WC11: Life After the Comics Code

Charles Brownstein and the CBLDF hosted a panel of professionals at Wondercon to speak about the end of the Comics Code Authority and how it affected comics recently and in the past.

WC 11: Burnett talks

WC 11: Burnett talks "Emerald Knights"

Veteran writer Alan Burnett discusses the upcoming "Green Lantern: Emerald Knights," supervising scripts for DCU Animated Movies and the demise (and hopes for a resurrection) of an animated "Judas Contract."

WC11: Director Joe Wright Talks

WC11: Director Joe Wright Talks "Hanna"

SPINOFF caught up with "Hanna" director Joe Wright at WonderCon to discuss the new thriller, and how he looked to dance for inspiration in staging the action and fight scenes.

WC11: Spider-Man: Edge of Time Panel

WC11: Spider-Man: Edge of Time Panel

Everyone's favorite webslinger returns to video games this fall, and the crew working on his adventure, including writer Peter David and the 'voice' of Peter Parker, Josh Keaton, converged on WonderCon to talk details.

WC11: Cavill, Evans Discuss

WC11: Cavill, Evans Discuss "Immortals" (and "Superman")

Actors Henry Cavill and Luke Evans spoke with SPINOFF ONLINE about their work on "Immortals," "Superman," "The Three Musketeers" and Mickey Rourke.

WC11: Tony Daniel Spotlight

WC11: Tony Daniel Spotlight

"Batman" writer and artist Tony Daniel treated WonderCon attendees to an afternoon art lesson as the creator gave insight into his creative process, answered questions and drew a page while the audience watched.

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CBR TV: "Breaking In's" Christian Slater, Alphonso McAuley

Christian Slater and Alphonso McAuley stopped by CBR TV’s Tiki Room to debate the value of SkyMall, describe their first comic convention impressions and promote their new show “Breaking In,” which debuts tonight on Fox.

WC11: IDW's G.I. Joe/Transformers Panel

WC11: IDW's G.I. Joe/Transformers Panel

IDW Publishing discussed details about "Cobra Civil War" and revealed big plans for the upcoming Transformers-centric event, "Chaos War" during their fan-friendly panel at last weekend's WonderCon.

WC11: Aspen Comics

WC11: Aspen Comics

Aspen Comics returned to WonderCon with new announcements to share, including three "Executive Assistant Iris" spinoff series, a deal with Hollywood director McG and more. UPDATED with a new art gallery.

WC:11 Marvel Television Presents

WC:11 Marvel Television Presents

Marvel Television's WonderCon panel featured a new episode of "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" along with previews of "Ultimate Spider-Man" and the anime versions of "Iron Man" and "Wolverine."

WC11: Jason Aaron Spotlight

WC11: Jason Aaron Spotlight

Marvel EIC Axel Alonso shined the spotlight on creator and CBR columnist Jason Aaron Friday at Wondercon as the pair talked about breaking in to comics and Aaron's body of work while answering questions from fans.

WC11: Avatar Press Panel

WC11: Avatar Press Panel

Avatar Press EiC William Christensen and writer/artist Mike Wolfer shared news on new projects with WonderCon attendees, from an update on "Crossed: 3D" to a new "Absolution" series from Christos Gage and more.

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WC 11: "Cowboys & Aliens" Invade WonderCon

Jon Favreau and Roberto Orci presented WonderCon with a special preview reel from "Cowboys & Aliens" before sharing their support of 2D filmmaking, a message from Olivia Wilde and Favreau's dream comic role.

WC11: Frank Quitely Spotlight

WC11: Frank Quitely Spotlight

Superstar artist Frank Quitely charmed fans and answered questions ranging from the beginnings of his career, working with Grant Morrison, potential extras for the "We3" and "Flex Mentallo" collections and much more.

WC11 EXCLUSIVE: Cosby & McCool's

WC11 EXCLUSIVE: Cosby & McCool's "Pigs"

Nate Cosby and Ben McCool spoke exclusively with CBR about their Image title "Pigs" which takes a long, hard look at the personal aspect of an America-based terror cell tasked with overthrowing the US government.

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WC11: "Doctor Who" Preview

Director Toby Haynes, writer Neil Gaiman and actor Mark Sheppard entertained rabid Doctor Who fans at WonderCon with a special preview of the upcoming sixth season of the ever-popular sci-fi series.

WC11: DC Universe

WC11: DC Universe

DC Comics brought an array of creators to WonderCon to discuss what's to come in "Flashpoint," the ending of "Justice League: Generation Lost," "Justice League of America," "Green Arrow," "The Flash" and more.

Comics A.M. - WonderCon Attendance Likely Surpasses 39,000

Comics A.M. - WonderCon Attendance Likely Surpasses 39,000

WonderCon numbers expected to exceed last year's convention! The secrets of "Secret Wars"! Retailers try to adapt to changing market! Moebius talks career, influence! Plus more!

CBR TV: Jon Favreau, Roberto Orci

CBR TV: Jon Favreau, Roberto Orci

Jon Favreau and Roberto Orci discuss their upcoming movie, "Cowboys and Aliens," the difference between adapting this story and bringing "Iron Man" to the big screen, the legitimacy of comic book movies as a genre and more.

WC11: The

WC11: The "V" Panel

"V" executive producer/writer Scott Rosenbaum and stars Elizabeth Mitchell and Marc Singer spoke at WonderCon, thanking fans for their support and discussing what the future may hold for the ABC sc-fi drama.

WC11: Reynolds

WC11: Reynolds" Talks "Green Lantern"

"Green Lantern" star Ryan Reynolds admitted it was Hal Jordan's "rage and purpose" which drew him to the film, promised plenty of action and name-dropped a few other Lanterns when asked about potential sequels.

WC11: Cartoon Network's New

WC11: Cartoon Network's New "ThunderCats"

The producers of the '80s reimagination join original voice of Lion-O Larry Kenney on stage at WonderCon for an inside look at the anime take on "ThunderCats" including the new Thundera and a "SilverHawks" tease.

WC11: Collins, Singh Talk

WC11: Collins, Singh Talk "Snow White"

Star Lily Collins and director Tarsem Singh spoke with the press at WonderCon, sharing the first details on Relativity Media's upcoming retelling of "Snow White." SPINOFF has the details.

WC11: Hope Larson Spotlight

WC11: Hope Larson Spotlight

Eisner Award winner Hope Larson spoke about her creative development over the course of her career, discussed her heavily anticipated adaptation of "A Wrinkle in Time" and more during her WonderCon spotlight panel.

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WC11: "Spider-Man: Edge of Time" Demo

The Amazing Spider-Man and Spiderman 2099 collide in a Peter David-penned story for the Beenox-developed, Activision-published "Spider-Man: Edge of Time".

WC11: IDW Panel

WC11: IDW Panel

IDW Publishing gave fans in attendance at their WonderCon panel a glimpse of what to expect from their publishing schedule for the remainder of 2011 while announcing a special team-up with Marvel Comics.

WC11: BOOM! Studios, kaboom! & BOOM! Town

WC11: BOOM! Studios, kaboom! & BOOM! Town

During the BOOM! Studios WonderCon panel, the publisher discussed upcoming projects, the "Definitive Irredeemable," its new kaboom! imprint, the "Planet of the Apes" and Hellraiser" ongoing titles and more.

WC11: Robert Kirkman Spotlight

WC11: Robert Kirkman Spotlight

During his WonderCon panel, Robert Kirkman discussed the latest issue of "The Walking Dead," whether Stephen King was writing an episode of the TV series, his hidden fears, why he may have sold out and more.

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WC11: "The Three Musketeers" Panel

Stars Logan Lerman and Luke Evans talked to the crowd at WonderCon in San Francisco about diving into the 3D action of director Paul W.S. Anderson’s adaptation of "The Three Musketeers." SPINOFF has the full report.

WC11: Bill Sienkiewicz Spotlight

WC11: Bill Sienkiewicz Spotlight

Renowned artist and free-flowing personality Bill Sienkiewicz, treated a crowded WonderCon panel to a session on his life and art this Saturday, discussing everything from Hollywood to comics to vodka and more.

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WC11: "Super" with Wilson & Gunn

The star of independent superhero flim "Super," Rainn Wilson, and the movie's creator James Gunn took to the WonderCon stage to promote the offbeat movie described as "Napolean Dynamite" meets "Taxi Driver."

WC11: Amy Reeder Spotlight

WC11: Amy Reeder Spotlight

During a laid back and casual WonderCon panel, artist Amy Reeder spoke about her career in comics, from her time with Tokyopop to her current work with DC Comics, touching on the "Batwoman" delays and more.

WC11: Lively Hints At Star Sapphire

WC11: Lively Hints At Star Sapphire

Blake Lively revealed she landed her "Green Lantern" role in part because the darker edge she displayed in "The Town" may be key for stories to come, as she hinted at an appearance by Star Sapphire in potential sequels.

WC11: Joe Wright, Saoirse Ronan Talk

WC11: Joe Wright, Saoirse Ronan Talk "Hanna"

Director Joe Wright and star Saoirse Ronan discussed female empowerment and fluid, thumping action during their Saturday "Hanna" presentation at WonderCon in San Francisco.

WC11: The Sergio & Mark Show

WC11: The Sergio & Mark Show

The longtime creative team of Sergio Aragones and Mark Evanier discussed their upcoming "Groo Vs Conan" crossover, breaking into comics, their years of collaboration, the possibility of taking Groo digital and more.

WC11: Ventimiglia, Pasdar Add Voices to Marvel Anime

WC11: Ventimiglia, Pasdar Add Voices to Marvel Anime

Marvel Television announced at WonderCon that Milo Ventimiglia and Adrian Pasdar will be voicing Logan and Tony Stark respectively in the "Iron Man" and "Wolverine" animes debuting on G4 in July 2011.

WC11: Francis Manapul Spotlight

WC11: Francis Manapul Spotlight

The popular artist of "The Flash" and "Adventrue Comics," Francis Manapul regaled fans with stories of his time on TV, offered advice to aspiring comic pros, revisited his professional beginnings and more.

WC11: Warren Ellis On

WC11: Warren Ellis On "Secret Avengers"

The celebrated writer of cerebral sci-fi superhero comics tells CBR about coming on to Marvel's black ops squad in "Secret Avengers" for a six-issue run of stand alone missions as announced at WonderCon.

WC11: Pak Explores the Red Skull's Origins

WC11: Pak Explores the Red Skull's Origins

How does a little boy become one the Marvel Universe's biggest monsters? Writer Greg Pak and artist Mirko Colak begin to answer that question in July when they kick off the five issue "Red Skull" series.

WC11: Gischler is Out for Blood in “Fear Itself: Hulk Vs. Dracula”

WC11: Gischler is Out for Blood in “Fear Itself: Hulk Vs. Dracula”

With the Hulk on a violent rampage, mankind's only hope of stopping him will be... Dracula? CBR News spoke with writer Victor Gischler about September's “Fear Itself: Hulk Vs. Dracula.”

WC11: Cup O' Joe

WC11: Cup O' Joe

Marvel Comics Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada returns to the stage for a round of questions, answers and announcements in his classic Cup O' Joe panel at WonderCon, and CBR News has word of the next "Secret Avengers" team and more.

WC11: Terry Moore Spotlight

WC11: Terry Moore Spotlight

Veteran indy creator Terry Moore took to the stage at WonderCon to discuss ending "Echo," starting the adventure of "Rachel Rising," the future of digital publishing and more.

WC11: Aaron Divides the X-Men in

WC11: Aaron Divides the X-Men in "Schism"

Wolverine and Cyclops are often at odds, but never more so than in this July's "X-Men: Schism" miniseries from writer Jason Aaron. Announced today at Wondercon, CBR spoke with Aaron about the book.

WC11: Welcome To The X-Men

WC11: Welcome To The X-Men

Marvel Comics brings new of the merry mutants to San Francisco at WonderCon 2011, including word on the "X-Men: Schism" event, and CBR was there for the official creative team announcement for the event and more San Fran specials.

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WC11: "Green Lantern" WonderCon Screencaps

CBR News presents an exhaustive library of screenshots culled from the newly released "Green Lantern" WonderCon footage for you to peruse, dissect and debate!

WC11: IDW Goes Deluxe for Stevens &

WC11: IDW Goes Deluxe for Stevens & "Parker"

Editor Scott Dunbier spoke with CBR about IDW's upcoming collection of Dave Stevens' convention sketchbooks and Darwyn Cooke's oversized "Parker: The Martini Edition," featuring a new 10-page story.

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WC11: "Falling Skies" Panel

TNT offered WonderCon attendees a preview of the upcoming sci-fi series "Falling Skies," with writers, producers and co-star Drew Roy discussing the development of the drama. SPINOFF has details.

WC11: Cosby Helms

WC11: Cosby Helms "Jim Henson's The Storyteller"

Writer/editor Nate Cosby spoke exclusively with CBR about the 100-page "Jim Henson's The Storyteller" he is producing and editing for Archaia featuring work by Roger Langridge, Janet Lee, Marjorie Liu and more.

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WC11: "Green Lantern" WonderCon Footage

Warner Brothers and DC Entertainment have released four minutes of select footage from the upcoming "Green Lantern" feature film as shown to attendees at WonderCon.

WC11: Milonogiannis Crafts

WC11: Milonogiannis Crafts "Old City Blues"

Looking to the year 2028, Archaia's newest OGN, "Old City Blues," tells a tale of police, robots and cyborgs in New Athens. CBR News spoke with creator Giannis Milonogiannis about the project.

WC11: Dark Horse, the Buffyverse and More

WC11: Dark Horse, the Buffyverse and More

Dark Horse Comics hit Buffy Summers' new home of San Francisco to talk to an enthusiastic WonderCon crowd about the upcoming "Buffy Season Nine," "Angel & Faith," "Dollhouse," Gerard Way's "Killjoys" and more.

PRESS RELEASE: WC11: IDW Announces New Anne Rice Adaptation

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WC11: "Green Lantern: Emerald Knights" World Premiere

An excited crowd filled the WonderCon ballroom as the "GL: Emerald Knights" animated feature received its world premiere, and producer Bruce Timm revealed the next two titles in DC's lineup

WC11: WB Releases New

WC11: WB Releases New "Green Lantern" Poster

Warner Bros. has released the latest poster for the Ryan Reynolds helmed "Green Lantern" movie, as seen by attendees at this weekend's WonderCon. The movie opens in theaters on June 17.

WC11: IDW Lifts the Hammer for

WC11: IDW Lifts the Hammer for "MIghty Thor Artist's Edition"

CBR spoke with editor Scott Dunbier about "Walter Simonson's The Mighty Thor: The Artist's Edition,” the first of several volumes presenting original art from classic Marvel adventures to be published by IDW. Yes, IDW.

WC11: EXCLUSIVE - Legendary Creators Speak About “Retro-Active”

WC11: EXCLUSIVE - Legendary Creators Speak About “Retro-Active”

In a CBR exclusive Keith Giffen, Louise Simonson, Jon Bogdanove and Marv Wolfman spill the beans on their contributions to DC Comics just-announced “Retro-Active” series.

Image Teases New Direction for

Image Teases New Direction for "Invincible"

Image today released a teaser for "Invincible," the superhero series by creator Robert Kirkman and Ryan Ottley, featuring an unknown character donning the blue and yellow costume traditionally worn by Mark Grayson.

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WC11: "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Return at IDW

IDW Publishing has announced they have acquired the license for "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," bringing Turtle Power back to comics late this summer. We spoke with Scott Dunbier about the news.

WC11 EXCLUSIVE: Gage is Touched by

WC11 EXCLUSIVE: Gage is Touched by "Angel & Faith"

Dark Horse announced Friday at WonderCon Christos Gage will write the ongoing "Angel & Faith" with art by Rebekah Isaacs. CBR News spoke exclusively with Gage about the return of Joss Whedon's brooding vampire.

WC11: Green Lantern With Geoff Johns

WC11: Green Lantern With Geoff Johns

The CCO of DC Entertainment takes the stage in San Francisco as Geoff Johns talks Green Lantern at WonderCon digging into plans for the comic line in "War of the Green Lanterns" and unveiling his "Aquaman" artist.

WC11: DC Nation

WC11: DC Nation

DC Comics Co-Publisher Dan Didio and a wealth of talent take the stage in San Francisco for the first big panel of WonderCon, announcing the new "Retro-Active" series and discussing everything from "Flashpoint" to "Batman: Europa."

WC11: Marvel Debuts Two New

WC11: Marvel Debuts Two New "Thor" Posters

Today at WonderCon Marvel unveiled two new posters of Chris Hemsworth as the god of thunder and Tom Hiddleston as the god of mischief in "Thor." SPINOFF has details.

WC11: Johns Goes to

WC11: Johns Goes to "War of The Green Lanterns"

CCO Geoff Johns spoke with CBR News to discuss the new "War of The Green Lanterns" event, the heart of Hal Jordan and how his views affect the character's upcoming big screen debut.

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