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SDCC 2016: Watch the Full Wonder Woman 75 Panel

San Diego Comic-Con hosted a very exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime panel in honor of Wonder Woman’s 75 Anniversary. DC All Access has posted that panel in full, featuring Wonder Woman star Gal Gadot, director Patty Jenkins, DC Entertainment Co-Publisher Jim Lee and Wonder Woman artist Nicola Scott.

SDCC 2016: Titan Reveals Assassin’s Creed: Awakening

At San Diego Comic-Con, Titan revealed Assassin’s Creed: Awakening – a new mini-series of Assassin’s Creed manga – collected for the first time in English! The series is written by Yano Takashi, and brought to life by artist Oiwa Kenji.

Jump back into the world of Edward Kenway, lead character of the best-selling fan favorite game, Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag, in this beautiful manga adaptation. Return to the Golden Age of Pirates is this swashbuckling adventure set in the time period featured in the hit Ubisoft video game Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag!

Assassin’s Creed: Awakening joins the growing slate of popular comics based in the Assassin’s Creed universe including: Assassin’s Creed: Assassin’s, Assassin’s Creed: Templars and the incoming Assassin’s Creed: Last Descendants – Locus series, which ties in to the Scholastic Last Descendants novels.

AC_AWAKENING_Cover_A_O Kenji AC Awakenings PREVIEW

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Ruins by Peter Kuper (publisher: SelfMadeHero)The GP team is still recovering from San Diego Comic-Con and prepping for Gen Con next week. But, we’re also psyched for new comic book day! We’ll have our picks in a few hours.

Until then, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.

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iO9 – Chadwick Boseman Explains Why the Black Panther Is Not the Magical Negro of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – Interesting read.

ICv2 – Marvel: Legendary Deckbuilding Game – Deadpool – Not too shocking.

Newsarama – Comic-Con International: San Diego Going Back-To-Back With D23 Expo In 2017 – Already known, but for those that don’t…

 

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SDCC 2016: Check Out All of the 2016 Eisner Winners

eisnerawards_logo_8The Eisners took place Friday night at San Diego Comic-Con. The awards are the “Oscars” of comics and a prestigious award. Check out the full list below of all of the winners and congrats to the winners and nominees.

Best Short Story: “Killing and Dying,” by Adrian Tomine, in Optic Nerve #14 (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Single Issue/One-Shot: Silver Surfer #11: “Never After,” by Dan Slott and Michael Allred (Marvel)

Best Continuing Series: Southern Bastards, by Jason Aaron and Jason Latour (Image)

Best Limited Series: The Fade Out, by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips (Image)

Best New Series: Paper Girls, by Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang (Image)

Best Publication for Early Readers (up to age 8): Little Robot, by Ben Hatke (First Second)

Best Publication for Kids (ages 9-12): Over the Garden Wall, by Pat McHale, Amalia Levari, and Jim Campbell (BOOM! Studios/KaBOOM!)

Best Publication for Teens (ages 13-17): SuperMutant Magic Academy, by Jillian Tamaki (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Humor Publication: Step Aside, Pops: A Hark! A Vagrant Collection, by Kate Beaton (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Digital/Webcomic: Bandette, by Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover (Monkeybrain/comiXology)

Best Anthology:Drawn & Quarterly, Twenty-Five Years of Contemporary, Cartooning, Comics, and Graphic Novels,edited by Tom Devlin (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Reality-Based Work: March: Book Two, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell (Top Shelf/IDW)

Best Graphic Album—New: Ruins, by Peter Kuper (SelfMadeHero)

Best Graphic Album—Reprint: Nimona, by Noelle Stevenson (Harper Teen)

Best Adaptation from Another Medium: Two Brothers, by Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá (Dark Horse)

Best U.S. Edition of International Material: The Realist, by Asaf Hanuka (BOOM! Studios/Archaia)

Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia: Showa, 1953–1989: A History of Japan, by Shigeru Mizuki (Drawn & Quarterly)

Best Archival Collection/Project—Strips: The Eternaut, by Héctor Germán Oesterheld and Francisco Solano Lòpez, edited by Gary Groth and Kristy Valenti (Fantagraphics)

Best Archival Collection/Project—Comic Books: Walt Kelly’s Fairy Tales, edited by Craig Yoe (IDW)

Best Writer: Jason Aaron, Southern Bastards (Image), Men of Wrath (Marvel Icon), Doctor Strange, Star Wars, Thor (Marvel)

Best Writer/Artist: Bill Griffith, Invisible Ink: My Mother’s Secret Love Affair with a Famous Cartoonist (Fantagraphics)

Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team: Cliff Chiang, Paper Girls (Image)

Best Painter/Multimedia Artist: Dustin Nguyen, Descender (Image)

Best Cover Artist: David Aja, Hawkeye, Karnak, Scarlet Witch (Marvel)

Best Coloring: Jordie Bellaire, The Autumnlands, Injection, Plutona, Pretty Deadly, The Surface, They’re Not Like Us, Zero (Image); The X-Files (IDW); The Massive (Dark Horse); Magneto, Vision (Marvel)

Best Lettering: Derf Backderf, Trashed (Abrams)

Best Comics-Related Periodical/Journalism: Hogan’s Alley, edited by Tom Heintjes (Hogan’s Alley)

Best Comics-Related Book: Harvey Kurtzman: The Man Who Created Mad and Revolutionized Humor in America, by Bill Schelly (Fantagraphics)

Best Academic/Scholarly Work: The Blacker the Ink: Constructions of Black Identity in Comics and Sequential Art, edited by Frances Gateward and John Jennings (Rutgers)

Best Publication Design: The Sandman Gallery Edition, designed by Josh Beatman/Brainchild Studios (Graphitti Designs/DC)

Hall of Fame: Judges’ Choices: Carl Burgos, Tove Jansson • Voters’ Choices: Lynda Barry, Rube Goldberg, Matt Groening, Jacques Tardi

Russ Manning Promising Newcomer Award: Dan Mora

Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award: Matthew Inman

Bill Finger Award for Excellence in Comic Book Writing: Richard E. Hughes, Elliot S! Maggin

Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award: Orbital Comics and Games, London, UK

SDCC 2016: Check Out the Rocket and Groot Trailer

Rocket & Groot is scheduled to air on Disney XD though no air date has been announced.

SDCC 2016: American Gods First Look

Check out the first look at the new STARZ original series American Gods coming in 2017.

SDCC 2016: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Season 2 First Look

The new team protecting the future landed at Comic-Con. Get a look at season 2 of DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow, premiering October 13 on The CW!

SDCC 2016: The Flash Season 3 First Look

Everything in Barry’s world has changed to become…Flashpoint. The Flash premieres Tuesday, October 4 on The CW.

SDCC 2016: Arrow Season 5 First Look

Forced to rebuild, Oliver tries to make vigilantes into heroes on the new season of Arrow, premiering October 5 on The CW.

SDCC 2016: Fear the Walking Dead: Season 2B Trailer

Get an early look at the second part of Season 2 of Fear The Walking Dead before it premieres on Sunday, August 21 at 9/8c.

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