Dave Sikula

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WC11: The Art of the Cover

Sat, April 23rd, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

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: Dwayne McDuffie Tribute Panel

Mon, April 11th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

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: Breaking into Comics the Marvel Way

Fri, April 8th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

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: Frank Quitely Spotlight

Tue, April 5th, 2011 | Category: Comic Books

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: "Green Lantern: Emerald Knights" World Premiere

Sat, April 2nd, 2011 | Category: TV, Film

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

WC: James Robinson Panel

Sun, March 1st, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

“Starman,” “Superman” and "The Golden Age" writer James Robinson gave an audience a polite and rapid recap of his life, career, and characters, and some hints at the future, during his Saturday afternoon Wondercon panel.

WC: Dave Johnson - The Thinking Man’s Cover Artist

Sat, February 28th, 2009 | Category: Comic Books

Howard Chaykin and Dave Johnson kept an enthusiastic audience on their toes during a fast-paced overview of Johnson’s career as a cover artist, discussing technique, influences and more.

WonderCon: The Sergio and (not) Mark Show

Sat, February 23rd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Sergio Aragones claims to be a poor speaker, but when his writing partner Mark Evanier is stranded in Los Angeles, he entertained with talk of Groo, Conan, Tarzan, and The Spirit.

WonderCon: Darwyn Cooke: "The New Frontier" and Beyond

Sat, February 23rd, 2008 | Category: TV, Film

"New Frontier" writer and artist Darwyn Cooke talks about "The New Frontier," "Batman," and his artistic influences at WonderCon.

WonderCon: Kirby - King of Comics

Sat, February 23rd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Saturday's Jack Kirby panel at WonderCon proved that, although the King is dead, he still reigns for many of today's creators.

CMX/Wildstorm Panel @ WonderCon

Mon, February 13th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Sunday saw Wildstorm editor Scott Dunbier lay out details of upcoming releases from Wildstorm, including comments from Morrison & Lee on "Wildcats," Morrison's plans for "The Authority," Gail Simone on "Gen13" and much more.

Crisis Counseling @ WonderCon

Mon, February 13th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

For the third time in three days at WonderCon, DC Comics presented "Infinite Crisis" and "52" creators Grant Morrison, Greg Rucka, Mark Waid, Geoff Johns with Dan Didio and Steve Wacker on Sunday to prepare fans for what's to come in the DCU.

"Superman Returns" & Routh Surprises @ WonderCon

Sun, February 12th, 2006 | Category: TV, Film

Saturday afternoon saw a packed auditorium welcome "Superman Returns" director Bryan Singer to WonderCon in San Francisco. Singer brought with him a special guest, Superman himself, Brandon Routh. We've got a full report from the panel.

Rebuilding the DCU Panel @ WonderCon

Sat, February 11th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

In an attempt to get everyone in fandom up to speed on the upcoming changes in the DC Universe, Dan Didio, Greg Rucka, Grant Morrison, Geoff Johns, and Steve Wacker (editor of "52") took audience questions at WonderCon Friday evening.

Julian McMahon Talks "Fantastic Four" @ WonderCon

Sun, February 20th, 2005 | Category: TV, Film

Julian McMahon, the actor bringing Victor Von Doom to life in the upcoming "Fantastic Four" film, spoke about the role and it's challenges with fans at WonderCon in San Francisco Saturday afternoon.

The WonderCon Cover Story Panel with Hughes, Stout, Ross & Adams

Fri, February 18th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books

During the "Cover Story" panel at WonderCon in San Francisco artists William Stout, Alex Ross, Neal Adams and Adam Hughes discussed the construction of a comics cover. Plus news bits such as Neal Adams making a possible return to Batman.