Image Comics first con panel will be on the up and coming talent. Image Comics Presents will highlight seven of Image’s hottest young talent and showcase some of their work.
The Walking Dead will be the focus of Image Comic’s second Thursday panel. This panel will be all things Walking Dead. Creator/writer Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard will be on hand to discuss the past present and future of this phenomenon.
On Friday, radio host and comic writer Jonathan Ross will lead a panel discussion on the comic book creative process. Leading Image Comics contributors Ed Brubaker, John Layman, and Robert Kirkman will be on hand to discuss the trials and tribulations of crafting comic book scripts.
The first of Saturday’s panel’s will be a Top Cow Panel. On paper, this will also be the most news worthy of the panels because Top Cow tends to load their panels with announcements and press releases. Mark Waid will be on hand to announce a project. There will be an announcement concerning a movie. All this and many more will be discussed.
If you want a glimpse of Image Comic’s future, please attend the Image Comic’s Experience panel. This will be a showcase of Image Comics future projects for the 2013 year and beyond.
Rounding out their Saturday offerings will be a Skybound Panel. The imprint’s founder Robert Kirkman will be on hand along with a cadre of his talented writers and artists to discuss the future of Skybound.
Finally on Sunday, attend the Image Comics’ 20th Anniversary panel to hear about the impact Image had on the comic book industry. Listen to Image Comics partners and founders discuss the company’s founding and legacy.
If you are unable to attend the panels this year, Image Comics encourage you to swing by their two booths for all sorts of merch and swag. Booth 2720 will be your location for Skybound, Shadowline, and Image Central comics. For all of your Darkness and Witchblade needs, head on over to the Top Cow booth at 2629.
San Diego Comic Con will be from July 12-15th in San Diego, California.