Marvel Releases New York Comic Con Lineup
One of the biggest comic con events is just weeks away and getting to experience New York Comic Con alone is such a treat for the fans who get to attend. While preparations are under way for the convention, Marvel has revealed it’s lineup and there are some incredible opportunities for fans to get not only exclusive premieres but also get the opportunity to ask questions and find out more about what goes on behind the scenes when it comes to bringing Marvel comic characters to life.
The convention runs from October 6th to October 9th and there are five Marvel panels that you won’t want to miss!
Marvel Television Presents: Marvel’s Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D: Ghost Rider
Friday, October 7 – 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM – Main Stage
Join Executive Producer Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Head of TV) and cast members as they share secrets from the hot new season and be the first to see an all-new episode of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Marvel Animation Presents
Saturday, October 8 – 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Join Marvel Animation for an eye-popping, toe–tapping, heart–stopping Panel celebrating Marvel’s acclaimed animated series Marvel’s Ultimate Spider–Man vs. The Sinister Six, Marvel’s Avengers: Ultron Revolution, and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Hosted by Cort Lane (SVP, Animation and Family Entertainment) and Stephen Wacker (VP, Current Series & Development), this Panel will feature exclusive sneak peeks from upcoming episodes, scoops on exciting new projects in development and a special reveal of Marvel’s biggest new animated project. You won’t want to miss this event!
The Netflix Original Series Marvel’s Iron Fist
Saturday, October 8 – 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Join the cast of the new Netflix original series, Marvel’s Iron Fist in their first-ever appearance, as they answer questions and debut footage from the highly-anticipated show premiering on Netflix in 2017. Moderated by Executive Producer Jeph Loeb, this Panel promises to be one you won’t want to miss!
WORLD PREMIERE: Marvel’s Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell
Sunday, October 9 – 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Join Marvel Animation for the world premiere of the new animated film, Marvel’s Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell! This spooky, action-packed, feature-length film follows Hulk, Doctor Strange and the Howling Commandos on a mission to stop Nightmare from conquering the world. Cort Lane (SVP, Animation and Family Entertainment) will join you to host this exciting, family–friendly premiere in Room 1A06–can’t wait to see you there!
FX Networks Presents: Legion
Sunday, October 9 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Join FX Networks and Marvel for an exclusive sneak peek at Legion, the highly-anticipated drama series from show-runner Noah Hawley, followed by a moderated discussion and audience Q&A. Inspired by the character from Marvel’s X-Men comics, Legion is the story of David Haller (Dan Stevens), a troubled young man who may be more than human. This panel is one you will not want to miss!
In addition to these panels, there will be many marvel Characters making their way around the convention as well as appearances from the actors that bring your favorite heroes to life alongside the brains and artistic minds behind some of your favorite comics – there’s no better way to spend a weekend.
To find out more information about New York Comic Con including photo op and panel schedules and maps to plan your route, check out their website.