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CCI: Revealing Bill Finger's "Batman" Contributions

Tue, August 14th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Author Marc Tyler Nobleman spoke with a Comic-Con International audience about "Bill, The Boy Wonder," his new book exploring the true contributions to Batman by the character's co-creator Bill FInger.

CCI: The Sergio & Mark Show

Mon, August 2nd, 2010 | Category: Comic Books

Longtime collaborators Sergio Aragonés and Mark Evanier brought their annual "Sergio and Mark Show" back once more to Comic-Con International, bringing with them a host of guests and news of "Groo Vs. Conan."

CCI: SLG Publishing

Mon, August 18th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

SLG head Dan Vado and "Gargoyles" writer Greg Weisman met with fans at Comic-Con International last month to discuss upcoming projects from the publisher and share some bad news for Gargoyles fans.

CCI: The Jack Kirby Tribute Panel

Sun, August 17th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Mark Evanier convened the annual Jack Kirby Panel last month at Comic-Con International with a host of comics greats sharing stories from the past and word of new collected editions & a documentary to come.

CCI: Spotlight on Rutu Modan

Sat, August 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

A day after winning the Eisner Award for Best Graphic Novel, Israeli artist Rutu Modan was the subject of a spotlight panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego where she discussed "Exit Wounds."

CCI: That '70s Panel

Fri, August 15th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Lein Wein, Bernie Wrightson, Mike Grell, Mark Evanier, Joe Staton and Mike W. Barr met with fans at Comic-Con International last month to discuss their legendary careers in comics and their most personal works.

CCI XTRA: Spotlight on Neil Gaiman

Fri, August 3rd, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

At a spotlight panel during CCI, Neil Gaiman spoke at length about a number of issues that included "Stardust," Miracleman rights, the upcoming "Death" movie and much, much more.

CCI XTRA: Disney/Pixar Panel

Thu, August 2nd, 2007 | Category: TV, Film

Disney previewed at Comic-Con the films "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian" and "National Treasure: Book of Secrets," while Pixar talked about their new film, "WALL*E."

CCI: 25 Years of Swords and Cheese Dip

Fri, July 27th, 2007 | Category: Comic Books

Groo the Wanderer is 25 years older, but not a day wiser. Check out the must-see photos by Sergio Aragons of a one-of-a-kind stunt at Friday's Groo panel!

One-On-One: Talking "TMNT" With Director Kevin Munroe

Tue, August 1st, 2006 | Category: TV, Film

Those high-flying, high-kicking mutant ninja turtles are back next February in a new animated feature. CBR News sat down with director Kevin Munroe to discuss the film and the mythology of these Turtles.

CCI Xtra: Spotlight on Gail Simone

Thu, July 27th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Fan favorite writer Gail Simone got the spotlight treatment at Comic-Con International in San Diego, where she spoke about her current DC projects, her start in this industry and names a creator who "wants to do something really inappropriate with me."

CCI Xtra: 20 Years of Slave Labor Graphics

Thu, July 27th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Slave Labor Graphics Publisher Dan Vado sat down to discuss the company's history in a panel at Comic-Con, describing some of the highs and lows they've experienced over the past 20 years.

CCI Xtra: JLA-JSA: Justice for All

Wed, July 26th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Dan DiDio, Brad Meltzer and Geoff Johns disccused their plans for the new JLA & JSA series, with some clues as to the make-up of each team.

CCI Xtra: Spotlight on Kazuo Koike

Wed, July 26th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

Acclaimed manga author Kazuo Koike of "Lone Wolf & Cub" fame appeared at Comic-Con and we've got a full report, as well as "LW&C3" news and golfing with Mike Richardson.

CCI Xtra: Dark Horse Comics: 20 Years and Just Getting Started

Tue, July 25th, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

At Comic-Con International, Dark Horse looked back at their 20-year history, with a surprise appearance by a Storm Trooper delivering an important letter for Mike Richardson.

CCI, Day 1: Warner's "Ant Bully," "Happy Feet" & "TMNT" Panel

Fri, July 21st, 2006 | Category: TV, Film

"There aren't any fart jokes," TMNT director Kevin Munroe declared at a panel Thursday afternoon at Comic-Con, which also saw "Ant Bully" and "Happy Feet" previewed.

CCI, Day 2: 2006 Eisner Awards

Fri, July 21st, 2006 | Category: Comic Books

The 2006 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards were presented at Comic-Con International Friday. We've got a report from the ceremony.

CCI - Scholastic Offers Graphic Novels for Kids

Wed, July 20th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books

This past weekend at Comic-Con International, Scholastic held a panel laying out some of their upcoming plans for their Graphix line of original graphic novels for young readers.

CCI, Day 2 - Disney & Diamond Partner for "Comics In The Classroom"

Sat, July 16th, 2005 | Category: Comic Books

Disney Publishing and Diamond Distributors have partnered with the Maryland Department of Education to create a "Comics in the Classroom" program intended to improve the reading ability of third-to-fifth-grade students, it was announced at the "Bringing Back Comics for Kids" panel on Friday.