Are you ready to rock, San Diego?! With 10 panels covering everything from the new Spider-Man animated series, upcoming movies and the biggest events in comics, you MUST check out what Marvel’s got planned for Comic-Con 2007.
Simply viewing Marvel’s panel schedule for Comic-Con will make you weep with bliss. Unfortunately, we can’t hand out tissues over the Internet. Once you stop crying and dry your tears, bask in warm, glowing, warming glow that is Marvel’s San Diego Comic-Con 2007 Panel schedule.
THURSDAY, JULY 26
Paramount Pictures Panel; 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.; Hall H
Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, and Nickelodeon Movies reveal their bold new visions for adventure films. Be here for a one-of-a-kind presentation put together just for the fans at Comic-Con as they get a look at such highly anticipated movies as “Beowulf,” “The Spiderwick Chronicles,” “Stardust,” “Hot Rod,” “Iron Man,” and the next installments of Indiana Jones and Star Trek as well as a few surprise features.
Attendees: JJ Abrams, Neil Gaiman, Roger Avary, and SNL’s Andy Samberg.
Mondo Marvel; 4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.; Room 6A
2007 has already been a major turning point for all things Marvel. Join Marvel creators, editors and special guests as they discuss WORLD WAR HULK, ANNIHILATION: CONQUEST and all things Marvel!
Attendees: Jim McCann, C.B. Cebulski, Dan Buckley, David Sexton, Brian Reed, Dan Slott, Matt Fraction, JMS and Fred Van Lente
FRIDAY, JULY 27
Cup O’ Joe; 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.; Room 6CDEF
Join Joe Quesada, the EEK himself, as he unveils what’s in store for all your favorite Marvel characters & creators, reveals surprising announcements, and takes on all questions. As always, it’s the no-holds barred panel that everyone’s gonna be talking about. You don’t want to miss it!
Attendees: Joe Quesada, Jim McCann, C.B. Cebulski and Charles Knauf
Sony Pictures Television/Kids’ WB: The Spectacular Spider-Man; 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.; Room 6CDEF
Get an early look at the stunning art and exciting storylines for the renowned webslinger’s newest animated adventures in The Spectacular Spider-Man, a Culver Entertainment production coming to Kids’ WB! on The CW in early 2008. Michael Vogel (from Sony Pictures Television Animation) will moderate a panel headed by supervising producer Greg Weisman (Gargoyles), producer/supervising director Victor Cook (Hellboy: Blood and Iron), character designer Sean “Cheeks” Galloway (Hellboy animated films), Marvel senior VP of creative development-animation Craig Kyle, and the newest voice of Spider-Man, Josh Keaton (The Young & The Restless). Then join Weisman, Cook, Galloway, and Keaton at the Marvel booth for a special signing from 2:15 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Marvel Video Games; 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Room 5AB
The interactive world of the Marvel Universe has never been more exciting. Come meet the creators of your favorite Marvel video games and hear the inside scoop on the upcoming line-up of console, PC and handheld games featuring Marvel Super Heroes. Get an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to make a great Super Hero videogame and participate in a Q&A with the game developers.
“Doctor Strange” World Premiere Screening and Panel; 7:15 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Room 6CDEF
Lionsgate and Marvel Studios present the world premiere of the newest Marvel Animated Feature “Doctor Strange” with a film screening and Q&A panel featuring Marvel’s senior VP of creative development animation Craig Kyle and other members of the cast and production team.
SATURDAY, JULY 28
Ultimate Universe; 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.; Room 6B
It’s the beginning of something huge, true believers! The architects of the Ultimate U – including JOE QUESADA and JEPH LOEB – are on hand to unveil the most shocking development in the 6-year history of the Universe that’ll re-define the industry!
Attendees: Joe Quesada, Jim McCann, C.B. Cebulski, Jeph Loeb and Brian Michael Bendis
Spider-Man; 3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.; Room 6B
This is the panel we’ve been teasing for months! Join Joe Quesada, Spidey editor Steve Wacker and the new creators of the thrice monthly AMAZING SPIDER-MAN to find out what’s in store for Peter and his supporting cast, and why 2008 will see the dawning of a BRAND NEW DAY!
Attendees: Joe Quesada, Jim McCann, C.B. Cebulski, Steve Wacker and the new Amazing Spider-Man Creative Team
Iron Man/ Hulk Movie Panels; 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.; Hall H
Marvel Studios proudly presents its Summer 2008 blockbuster line-up! First up, in association with Universal Pictures, comes Marvel’s exciting new take on superhero icon The Incredible Hulk. Edward Norton, Liv Tyler, Tim Roth, William Hurt, director Louis Leterrier and producers Avi Arad, Gale Anne Hurd and Kevin Feige will be on hand to discuss the sure hit. Next up, in association with Paramount Pictures, Marvel is proud to present the big screen debut of legendary Marvel hero Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau, producers Avi Arad, Kevin Feige, and Tony Stark himself, Robert Downey Jr., are proud to unveil exclusive, never before seen footage from the film. Don’t miss this sneak peak at two of comics’ movie projects.
SUNDAY, JULY 29
X-Men; 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.; Room 6A
ENDANGERED SPECIES is underway, and MESSIAH COMPLEX is looming. ED BRUBAKER, CRAIG KYLE, CHRIS YOST, MIKE CAREY, and executive editor AXEL ALONSO are unveiling huge plans and unleashing some mutant mayhem that you’ll have to see to believe!
Attendees: Jim McCann, C.B. Cebulski, Ed Brubaker, Craig Kyle, Chris Yost, Mike Carey, Axel Alonso, Peter David, Marc Guggenheim and Daniel Way