SDCC: Top Cow Guests and Panels


altComic-Con International is happening in ten days! From July 12-15 in the San Diego Convention Center, all you Herders better come on over to the Top Cow Booth (#2629) so you can hang with the best of the Cow Crew!

Our Comic-Con 2012 guests include:


Marc Silvestri (Founder and CEO, Top Cow Productions)

Matt Hawkins (Top Cow COO, writer, Think Tank)

Ron Marz (writer, Artifacts,Witchblade)

Jeremy Haun (artist, The Darkness, Pilot Season: The Beauty)

Rahsan Ekedel (artist, Think Tank, Echoes)

Joshua Fialkov (writer, Echoes, The Test)

Christos Gage (writer, Sunset)

Tyler Kirkham (artist, Mysterious Ways)

Rick Basaldua (inker/artist, Witchblade, The Darkness)

Katherine French (inker, The Darkness)


Here's our complete list of signings happening at our Top Cow Booth #2629: 


Thursday
Ron Marz (Artifacts, Witchblade, Magdalena) 10-12pm
Dennis Calero (Netherworld, Witchblade) 11-12pm
Marc Silvestri (Witchblade, Darkness, Cyber Force) 12pm-2pm

Friday
Marc Silvestri (Top Cow Founder and CEO, Witchblade, Darkness, Cyber Force) & Ron Marz (Artifacts, Witchblade) 12-2pm
TEEN WOLF signing with cast. 2-3pm
Joshua Fialkov & Rahsan Ekedal (Echoes) 4-5pm

Saturday
Christos Gage (Sunset) 10-11am
Marc Silvestri (Top Cow Founder, Witchblade, Darkness, Cyber Force) 1:30- 3:30pm
Ron Marz (Artifacts, Witchblade, Magdalena) 4-6pm

Sunday
Tyler Kirkham (Mysterious Ways, Witchblade) 11-12pm
Dennis Calero (Netherworld, Witchblade) 12-1pm
Jeremy Haun, Rahsan Ekedal, Rick Basaldua & Katherine French will be at the booth all weekend.



Are panels more your thing? Listed below are all the Image Comics panels that will be happening over the weekend!

Top Cow-centric panels are listed with full descriptions, room numbers and times too!


Thursday, July 12

2-3 p.m. — Image Comics Presents
3:45-4:45 p.m. — The Walking Dead

Friday, July 13

4:45-5:45 p.m. — The Writers' Room with Jonathan Ross

Saturday, July 14

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — Top Cow: We Create... Innovation!

2:00-3:00 p.m. — The Image Comics Experience

3:00-4:00 p.m. — Take to the Sky: Skybound and the Next Generation of Independence

Sunday, July 15

1:00-2:00 p.m. — Image Comics' 20th Anniversary




Top Cow: We Create... Innovation!
Top Cow's Comic-Con panels are known for being wall-to-wall jam-packed with exciting announcements, but this year's panel promises to put all other years to shame. Join Top Cow founder Marc Silvestri and Top Cow President Matt Hawkins as they announce the biggest, most ground-breaking initiative in their 20-year history and the return of a fan favorite series. Plus special guest Mark Waid (Daredevil, Irredeemable) joins Top Cow to announce an exciting new project. Get the scoop on a big Top Cow film announcement and if you are an aspiring creator, you won't want to miss this panel! Be the first to hear the announcements that will drive Top Cow through the rest of 2012 and beyond, alongside surprise guests, and every attendee will get an exclusive ashcan that is sure to be a collectible!
Moderators: Marc Silvestri & Matt Hawkins
Saturday, 11:30p.m. - 12:30p.m.
Room: 8

The Image Comics Experience
Join Publisher Eric Stephenson and a panel of surprise guests for an exclusive look at what's coming up for Image in 2013! An absolutely don't miss event for anyone wanting to be among the first to hear some of the biggest comics announcements of the year!
Moderator: Eric Stephenson
Saturday, 7/14/12, 2:00p.m. - 3:00p.m.
Room: 25ABC


Image Comics' 20th Anniversary
Twenty years ago, a group of young artists left their work-for-hire jobs to create Image Comics, a publisher dedicated to creators’ individual visions and a champion of creative ownership. Image Comics partners and some of the original founders now come together to talk about what Image Comics has meant for the present and future of comics. Panelists: Marc Silvestri, Rob Liefeld, Jim Valentino, Whilce Portacio, Erik Larsen, and Robert Kirkman.
Moderator: Eric Stephenson
Sunday, 7/15/12, 1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Room: 6A



Hope to see you all there!