Did you find the droids you were looking for? How about survived the undead and the Winter that is to come? Good! Because Saturday at San Diego Comic Con is ready for you!
Avatar: The Last Airbender: Legend and Legacy- Saturday July 11, 2015 10:00am – 11:00am
The story of Aang and Korra has ended in one form but continues in graphic novels and through the fans. For over six years, Avatar Legacy has been hosting panels celebrating the fans’ love and loyalty. Moderated by Avatar_Mom, this year’s panelists are Magda E. (artist), Kevin Coppa (Puppetbenders creator), Giancarlo Volpe (director ATLA, producer Green Lantern the Animated Series), Aaron Ehasz (head writer ATLA), Dante Basco (voice actor, Zuko), Jack DeSena (voice actor, Sokka), and Darcy Rose Byrnes (Voice actor, Ikki). The panel also hosts a cosplay contest open to all levels of skill. Hopefuls must be in the panel room to be considered.
Marvel Animation Presents- Saturday July 11, 2015 10:30am – 11:30am
The Marvel Animation Studios team returns for one of the most anticipated television panels at San Diego. Join Stephen Wacker(VP, current series Marvel Animation Studios), Cort Lane (VP, animation development and partnerships), and Eric Radomski(SVP, production and creative director, animation) for exclusive first looks at the exciting new seasons of the hit animated seriesMarvel’s Avengers: Ultron Revolution and Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man vs. The Sinister 6. Plus, experience the world premiere of never-before-seen footage from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy animated series, starring Star-Lord, Groot, Rocket, Gamora, and Drax in the highly anticipated new animated series coming to Disney XD this year.
TV Guide Magazine: Fan Favorites-Saturday July 11, 2015 11:00am – 11:45am
TV Guide Magazine brings the screams to San Diego again for this all-star, must-see panel. Moderated by senior writer Damian Holbrook, stars from TV’s hottest shows provide a lively discussion filled with behind-the-scenes scoops. Panelists include David Anders (iZombie), Yvette Nicole Brown (The Odd Couple), Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs), Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead), Eliza Taylor (The 100), Ming-Na Wen (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), and Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones).
Adapting a Prosthetic Makeup to Fit Your Costume-Saturday July 11, 2015 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Makeup effects artist Jeff Barkley (Monster Manor, Frost, The Chronicle) demonstrates how to apply an “off the shelf” foam latex prosthetic and adapt it to fit your costume. Popular cosplayers Sparrow’s Creations (Joker, Jack Sparrow) and Enasni (Harley Quinn, Mad Moxxi) will also be on hand to answer questions.
The Muppet Show Coming to ABC-Saturday July 11, 2015 3:00pm – 4:00pm
The Muppets return to primetime television this fall on ABC in a way they’ve never been seen before! Filmed in a documentary style with cut-to interviews, the Muppets come to life, giving audiences a chance to explore their rich inner lives and intense interpersonal relationships, romances, break-ups, achievements, disappointments, wants, and desires. Co-creators and executive producers Bill Prady (Big Bang Theory) and Bob Kushell (The Simpsons), executive producer/director Randall Einhorn (The Office) and executive producer Bill Barretta (The Muppets) screen the video presentation that inspired the series and discuss the first season of this new, more grown-up Muppet show for kids and adults of all ages. The panel will also feature a few of the brilliant Muppet performers, giving you a rare opportunity to witness them bringing some of your favorite characters to life.
Body Confidence in Cosplay-Saturday July 11, 2015 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Ivy Doomkitty (Syfy’s Heroes of Cosplay, international cosplayer and model), Chris Gore (G4 TV, PodCrash), Envy Us (Cosplayer), and Chrissy Lynn (MUA, cosplayer) discuss body image and confidence in oneself. They will cover cosplay for all and body positivity, regardless of age, gender, skin color, body type, or disability. Moderated by Dave Turner (writer, Trek: Isolation).
Image Comics: Where Creators Own Aesthetics-Saturday July 11, 2015 4:15pm – 5:15pm
Your favorite comic shouldn’t look like your other favorite comic, which shouldn’t look like your other favorite comic. Rob Guillory (Chew), Stuart Moore (EGOs), Lee Loughridge (Deadly Class), Scott Snyder (Wytches), and Josh Williamson (Nailbiter) know all about creating comics that aren’t like anything else on the shelves. Whether you’re a writer, artist, colorist, or fan, come and learn something new!
The Evolution of an Icon in Rise of the Tomb Raider-Saturday July 11, 2015 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Key leads from the award-winning Crystal Dynamics development team, Camilla Luddington (actress and voice of Lara Croft),Rhianna Pratchett (lead script writer), and others discuss the journey of one of the most iconic characters in entertainment history, Lara Croft, and offer an inside look into the story, performance, and technology bringing this multidimensional hero to life in her latest adventure Rise of the Tomb Raider.
Rooster Teeth: Lazer Team and More!-Saturday July 11, 2015 8:00pm – 9:00pm
Rooster Teeth’s Matt Hullum, Gus Sorola, Lindsay Jones, and Jordan Cwierz, along with Lazer Team stars Alan Ritchson (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire) and Colton Dunn (Parks and Recreation) discuss Lazer Team, Red vs. Blue, X-Ray and Vav, RWBY, and all things Rooster Teeth. The panel will debut exclusive scenes from Lazer Team and show off other exciting Rooster Teeth content exclusively for the Comic-Con audience.