San Diego Comic Con 2012!
It’s all happening again!!!
REED GUNTHER will once again be at the San Diego Comic Con International! Chris and I will be stationed at the Image Comics booth (#2729), which is located right in the very center of the convention floor. Come find us and hang out!
We will have ADVANCE copies of the second RG trade paperback on hand, but they are limited so get there early! MONSTERS AND MUSTACHES will be officially released July 25!
If gabbing with us at the Image Comics booth isn’t enough and you want to see us in some panels or other signings, here is our schedule for other event we will be a part of:
2:00-3:00 BOOM! Studios: Adventure Time Comic Book (Room 23ABC ) — What time is it? It’s Adventure Time! The top-rated Cartoon Network show is now a bestselling comic book published by KaBOOM! You won’t want to miss this all-star panel featuring the show’s creator Pendleton Ward, along with series artists Shelli Paroline and Braden Lamb (Ice Age) and writer/artist Meredith Gran (Octopus Pie) of the new miniseries Marceline and the Scream Queens, as they discuss what’s next for the Land of Ooo in the world of comics. (CHRIS HOUGHTON WILL ALSO BE A PART OF THIS! WHOO!)
3:00-4:00 Peanuts: The New Comic Book Series (Room 32AB) — Discover the origins behind KaBOOM!’s new Peanuts comic book series. The creative talent behind the new adaptations of Charles M. Schulz’s classic comic strip offer an in-depth look at how the project began, the challenges of adapting the comic strip master, and the exciting new places Charlie Brown and Co. are going next. Participants include Paige Braddock (Jane’s World, The Martian Confederacy), Alexis E. Fajardo (Kid Beowulf), Shane Houghton (Reed Gunther), Vicki Scott (Happiness Is a Warm Blanket), Adam Staffaroni (BOOM! Studios), Justin Thompson (Mythtickle), and Matt Whitlock (Family Guy).
5:00-6:00 Peanuts Signing at BOOM! Studios booth, near the Image Comics booth (Shane)
1:00-2:00 All-Ages Comics: A New Hope (Room 24ABC)— A surge of successful all-ages comics are hitting the scene, and the demand just keeps growing. Roger Langridge (Snarked, Popeye), Chris Houghton (Reed Gunther), Shane Houghton (Reed Gunther, Peanuts), Matt Whitlock (Peanuts), and others discuss the role of all-ages comics in the industry, their power in developing new readers, and what it takes to make a comic book that children and adults will both enjoy.
3:00-4:00 Creating Comics for All Ages (Room 4)— Victor Flores (High Tech High Graphic Novel Project student host) interviews fellow HTH GNP members and guest professional comic artists Shane Houghton (Reed Gunther, Peanuts, Casper’s Scare School) and Chris Houghton (Reed Gunther, Kung-Fu Panda Comics, MAD magazine, Adventure Time) about the challenges and advantages of creating comics for all-ages audiences.
Hope to see you there! Have a super fun convention!