Today’s the day for BATMAN/SUPERMAN #25, written by yours truly with art by Cliff Richards. Superman takes on Vandal Savage! Batgirl in the house! The beginning of the massive climax of the SUPERMAN TRUTH storyline!
Yep, I’m going to be at the New York Comic Con half of the day on Thursday and all day Friday, Saturday, and Sunday! See below for my schedule — and see you soon!
An extra special bonus is that I’ll be in Artists Alley, table W17, between my frequent artist collaborators Mirko Colak (KINGSWAY WEST, TUROK, and RED SKULL INCARNATE) and Aaron Kuder (ACTION COMICS)! Come see us all!
And yes, I’ll have copies of THE PRINCESS WHO SAVED HERSELF and CODE MONKEY SAVE WORLD for sale.
10 am – 12 noon – Artists Alley table W17
12:15 – 1:15 pm – Dark Horse Creators: Crafting the Original Story – 1A18
10:45 am – 12 noon – Artists Alley table W17
1:45 – 2:45 pm – MARVEL: Iron Man and the Avengers – 1A06
3:00 – 4:00 pm – Asian American Comics and Creators – 1A05
4:30 – 8:00 pm – Artists Alley table W17
10 am – 12 noon – Artists Alley table W17
12:15 – 1:15 – DC Comics – Heroes to the Core – 1A06
2:00 – 8:00 pm – Artists Alley table W17
10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Artists Alley table W17
ACTION COMICS #44, featuring the reveal of Superman’s shadowy opponent and the shocking climax of the Kentville storyline, hits stores tomorrow! Written by Greg Pak and Aaron Kuder with art by Aaron Kuder and Howard Porter. Check out the preview here!
BATMAN/SUPERMAN #24, also hitting stores Wednesday, features the showdown between Superman and Aquaman and a final page reveal that will reverberate throughout the Superman universe. Written by Greg Pak, art by Ardian Syaf. Check out the preview here.
Whoa. Just saw that the giant collection of SUPERMAN DOOMED, written by me, Charles Soule, and Scott Lobdell with art by Aaron Kuder, Ken Lashley, Tony Daniel, and many others, is the #1 selling DC graphic novel at Amazon in multiple categories today!
Probably helps that the digital Kindle edition is on sale for $14.99. Check it out!
The awesome folks at Variant interviewed me about all my comics and book stuff when I was in Dallas signing at Zeus Comics. Check it out!
By Greg Pak
This Sunday afternoon, I’ll be leading a comic book master class at the Museum of Chinese in America as part of the Asian American International Film Festival! It’ll be a blast — I’ll go over all aspects of comic book making and give out free books, Kingsway West posters, and ABC Disgusting stickers. Grab your tickets here: https://mocanyc.obsres.com/Info.aspx?EventID=7
Here’s the description:
For over a decade, Greg Pak has been writing acclaimed comic books featuring icons like the Hulk, Batman, Superman, and Storm — as well as creator-owned books and Kickstarter breakout hits like Code Monkey Save World and the Princess Who Saved Herself.In this in-depth, practical master class, Pak will dive into the nuts and bolts of comic book making, using the 22 year development process of his newest creator-owned comic book as a case study. Topics will include:
- The creative storytelling challenges and practical business considerations of moving from filmmaking to writing comics.
- The huge joys of bringing Asian American and other diverse characters to life in comics.
- The step-by-step work of making a comic book, from concept to story to script to art to publishing, promotion, and audience building.
- The specific challenges of funding and publishing independent comics in the digital age — both via Kickstarter and traditional publishers.Also featuring nifty comics-related giveaways and never-before-revealed sneak peeks from Pak’s secret, new creator-owned work!Admission:
$12 – Regular
$7 – Student/SR
Free – ACV & MOCA Members
Tickets Available here: https://mocanyc.obsres.com/Info.aspx?EventID=7
“Batman/Superman” #22 hits stores this Wednesday! The next big chapter in the Truth storyline, exploring the evolving relationship between the “new” Superman and the new Batman. Words by yours truly, art by Ardian Syaf, gorgeous colors by Dean White and Beth Sotelo, and letters by Rob Leigh.
This is almost hard to believe, but the entire “Superman: Doomed” storyline, written by yours truly, Charles Soule, and Scott Lobdell, is now just $4.99 digitally at Comixology — down from $39.99. I have no idea how long this sale will last, so I’d jump on it immediately if I were you. Have fun!
Hey, friends! I’ll be attending the San Diego Comicon from Friday, July 10 to Sunday, July 12, to talk up Action Comics, Batman/Superman, ABC Disgusting, Kingsway West, and The Totally Awesome Hulk! Hope to see you at the panels and signings below!
I may have a few additional events to add later – please check back for updates!
Friday, July 10
1:45 – 2:45 pm – New DC Universe: Superman: Are You Ready? – Room 6DE
3-4 pm – Signing – DC Comics booth – #1915
5:20-6 pm – Signing – Marvel booth – #2329
Saturday, July 11
1-1:50 – Signing – Dark Horse booth – #2615 – Get gorgeous mini-prints and posters of Kingsway West at this signing – and preorder the book!
2:45-3:45 – Marvel: Cup O’ Joe Panel – Room 6BCDF
5:30 – 7 pm – Signing – Hero Initiative booth – #5003 – Buy signed copies of The Princess Who Saved Herself and Code Monkey Save World during this signing to benefit the Hero Initiative! Also get ABC Disgusting stickers and Kingsway West posters!
Sunday, July 12
10:00-10:40 am – Signing – Marvel booth – #2329
12-2 pm – Signing – Hero Initiative booth – #5003 – Buy signed copies of The Princess Who Saved Herself and Code Monkey Save World during this signing to benefit the Hero Initiative! Also get ABC Disgusting stickers and Kingsway West posters!
3:00 – 4:00 pm – Super Asian America Panel – Room 29AB
Writer Greg Pak will sign books and sell copies of his children’s book The Princess Who Saved Herself this Sunday from 1-4 pm at Zeus Comics in Dallas, Texas.