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Marvel Unveils FULL 2018 NY Comic Con Schedule

As previously noted, the NY Comic Con for 2018 is heading our way and we are happy to share that we shall once again be in attendance and serving up the awesome right here on the website and on our Official Instagram. With such an event hitting the geek culture, the plans, offerings and schedules of the biggest companies get revealed. Here now is the full schedule for Marvel Entertainment. It’s a lot to read so get comfortable.

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The Press Release:
Los Angeles, CA (September 27, 2018) Marvel Entertainment is taking over New York Comic Con with a massive line-up of revealing panels, and fan events. From first-look videos, to star-studded signings, and incredible experiences at the Marvel booth, this is a Comic Con that’s sure to provide tons of unexpected surprises that’s not to be missed – all starting Thursday, October 4th through Sunday, October 7th .

See below for exclusive posters that Marvel will be handing out throughout the weekend, which includes Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel Rising, The Gifted, and Marvel’s Runaways (poster forthcoming), as well as comic variants and lithographs from Marvel Comics’ panels and their Marvel Knights 20th Anniversary signing and Marvel’s Young Guns signing.

Marvel Entertainment’s full schedule of events and panels below

Thursday, October 4th
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM – Marvel: Making Comics The Marvel Way
Javits Center – Room 1A24

Mighty Marvel editors and guests take you behind-the-scenes and show you how a Marvel comic book is made! Learn about every aspect of production including writing, penciling, inking, coloring, lettering, editing, and more – with creators on hand to offer personal insights and anecdotes. If you’re interested in the ins-and-outs of the comic book industry, this is the one panel you can’t miss!

Friday, October 5th

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM: Marvel: This Week In Marvel
Javits Center – Room 1A10

Marvel’s longest-running weekly podcast makes its NYCC panel debut! Join co-hosts Ryan “Agent M” Penagos and Jamie “Hasn’t Picked a Super Hero Name Yet” Frevele as they talk with Mike Drucker, Jesse Falcon, comedian Sara Benincasa and more special guests about their Marvel origin stories, favorite story arcs, and more in this very special live episode of the This Week in Marvel podcast! Surprise guests? Seeeekrits revealed? Swag? Anything is possible at New York Comic Con!

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM: Marvel’s Runaways
Madison Square Garden

Marvel’s Runaways is headed to Madison Square Garden, for the very first time, with an action-packed panel, Q&A and never-before-seen-footage. Join Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel Television, along with the cast and executive producer, as they let you in on what’s to come for the highly-anticipated Season Two of the Hulu Original Series, Marvel’s Runaways. You won’t want to miss this fun-filled event! And don’t forget all 13 episodes of Marvel’s Runaways Season Two will drop on December 21, 2018, only on Hulu.

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM: Marvel: Cup O’Joe – Marvel Knights 20th Anniversary
Javits Center – Room 1A10

Join Joe Quesada, Jimmy Palmiotti, Christopher Priest, and Tom Sniegoski as they reflect on the industry-redefining MARVEL KNIGHTS imprint as it celebrates its 20th anniversary. What was it like to pioneer this bold new storytelling style for Marvel’s heroes, and how has it impacted Marvel comics, movies, and television series over the last two decades? Learn about all this and more at this must-attend retrospective – and bring your own burning questions! NOT to be missed by any fan of the Mighty Marvel Manner!

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM: Marvel Comics: Spider-Man
Javits Center – Room 1A10

Look out, here comes the Spider-Man panel! Editor Nick Lowe does whatever a moderator can along with Spider-Writers Saladin Ahmed (Miles Morales: Spider-Man), Seanan McGuire (Spider-Gwen: Ghost-Spider), and Nick Spencer (Amazing Spider-Man). Listen buds, as we’ll tell you all about the Amazing Spider-Man’s next adventure! Action will be your reward as you learn the latest about the multiversal mega-crossover Spider-Geddon! Plus – like a streak of light, Miles Morales news will arrive just in time!

Saturday, October 6th:
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM: Marvel Fanfare With C.B. Cebulski
Javits Center – Room 1A10

This is your chance to meet the new head of editorial at Marvel! In an exclusive one-on-one interview, freshly-minted Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski will talk about anything and everything involved in what’s next for Marvel. Want to know what the future holds for Marvel’s mutants? Dying to find out how Spider-Geddon ends? What does Forbush Man really look like without his helmet? Ask C.B. these questions and more in the Q&A! PLUS – don’t miss the exclusive panel giveaway – a Tony Stark: Iron Man #5 variant comic! *While supplies last

1:30 PM – 2:45 PM: Marvel’s Daredevil
Madison Square Garden

Witness New York Comic Con’s highly anticipated return of Daredevil, Marvel’s first super hero on Netflix! Join the series’ stars Charlie Cox, Elden Henson, Deborah Ann Woll, Vincent D’Onofrio, Joanne Whalley, Wilson Bethel, Jay Ali, series showrunner, Erik Oleson and Executive Producer and Marvel’s Head of Television, Jeph Loeb for what promises to be an epic panel full of surprise reveals.

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Marvel Comics: Next Big Thing

Javits Center, Main Stage 1D

Monumental events are on the horizon for the Marvel Universe, and Editor-in-Chief CB Cebulski can’t wait to tell you all about them! Industry luminaries Jason Aaron (Avengers, Conan the Barbarian), Donny Cates (Guardians of the Galaxy), Gerry Duggan (Infinity Wars), and Dan Slott (Fantastic Four, Tony Stark: Iron Man) have incredible new stories in store for your favorite characters, and this is the place to hear about them first! PLUS – don’t miss the exclusive panel giveaway – a Cosmic Ghost Rider #4 variant comic! *While supplies last

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Marvel: True Believers*

Javits Center – Room 1A24

Join Executive Editor Nick Lowe along with a slew of Mighty Marvel Guests including Al Ewing (Immortal Hulk), Kyle Higgins (Winter Soldier), and Daniel Kibblesmith (Black Panther vs. Deadpool) for a private panel discussion of what’s happening inside the Marvel Universe. Get FREE merchandise, never-before-seen sneak peeks of upcoming comics, Q&A session and more! Not to be missed! Open only to Marvel Unlimited Plus members and Marvel MasterCard cardholders.

*Panel line-up is subject to change. Free items available while supplies last. Must have valid ID and one of the following for entry: Marvel MasterCard Member – Event Invite, Marvel MasterCard, or event RSVP confirmation; Marvel Unlimited Plus Members – membership card, or MU+ order confirmation email.

6:45 PM – 7:45 PM

Marvel Animation Presents: Marvel Rising

Javits Center – Room 1A06

Marvel Rising brings together the next generation of Marvel Super Heroes for the next generation of Marvel fans. Join Cort Lane (Marvel’s SVP Animation & Family Entertainment) and Sana Amanat (Marvel’s VP, Content and Character Development) as well as our Inferno Tyler Posey, our America Chavez Cierra Ramirez, our Squirrel Girl Milana Vayntrub, our Ms. Marvel Kathreen Khavari, and our Patriot Kamil McFadden to talk all things Marvel Rising! This action-packed panel will showcase the brand-new animated film Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors as well as special announcements, first looks, and so much more. Panel will be moderated by Lorraine Cink.

Sunday, October 7th

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Marvel Comics: X-Men

Javits Center – Room 1A10

X-Traordinary things are in store for Marvel’s Merry Mutants! Editor X the X-Treme (AKA Jordan White) is joined by superhuman talents Ed Brisson (Dead Man Logan, Uncanny X-Men), Sina Grace (Iceman), Matthew Rosenberg (Uncanny X-Men), Charles Soule (Return of Wolverine), and Leah Williams (X-Men Black) for a fun-filled forum. The current X-Men teams unite this November under one uncanny banner! Wolverine has returned under mysterious circumstances, but his aged counterpart might not be so lucky! All this, and Iceman reunites with his Amazing Friends! PLUS – don’t miss the exclusive panel giveaway – a Deadpool #5 variant comic! *While supplies last

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Marvel: Women Of Marvel

Javits Center – Room 1A06

Women of Marvel co-hosts Judy Stephens and Sana Amanat are joined by Marvel creators to talk mentorship, their paths to Marvel, and looking to the future of Marvel comics! Panelists include Margaret Stohl (Writer, Life of Captain Marvel), Leah Williams (Writer, X-Men: Gold Annual, Domino Annual), Jen Bartel (Artist, The Mighty Thor: At The Gates Of Valhalla), Rachelle Rosenberg (Colorist, Uncanny X-Men, Marvel Rising), and Kathleen Wisneski (Assistant Editor).

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

The Gifted

Javits Center – Main Stage

From 20th Century Fox Television in association with Marvel Television, season 2 of The Gifted picks up six months after the explosion of the Atlanta Station. The Mutant Underground search for their friends and family who left with The Inner Circle. Having tracked them outside of Washington, D.C., they must contend with new groups with extreme ideologies, both human and mutant alike, to stave off a brewing conflict. Join executive producers and cast for an exclusive first-look at an all-new episode. The Gifted airs Tuesdays on FOX.

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Marvel Animation Presents

Javits Center – Room 1A10

Join Cort Lane (Marvel’s SVP Animation & Family Entertainment) for surprise reveals and announcements on exciting Marvel animated projects, including the hit series Marvel’s Avengers: Black Panther’s Quest and Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. Plus, don’t miss an exclusive sneak-peek at the new season of the popular Marvel Super Hero Adventure Shorts!

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Marvel Animation Presents: Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors Screening

Javits Center – Room 1A10

Join Cort Lane (Marvel’s SVP Animation & Family Entertainment) and a few surprise guests for a special New York Comic Con screening of Marvel’s newest animated film, Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors! Powered teens Ms. Marvel, Squirrel Girl, Quake, Patriot, America Chavez, and Inferno join forces as an unlikely, but formidable crew of aspiring heroes. When a threat no one could have expected bears down on the Marvel Universe, this ragtag, untrained band of teens has no choice but to rise together and prove to the world that sometimes the difference between a “hero” and a “misfit” is just in the name.


MARVEL GAMES will be bringing some of the hottest games and exclusive reveals to the con this year. Marvel Contest of Champions will be on hand for a first-look at upcoming game events and characters, and will crown a new “2018 MCoC Ultimate NYCC Champion,” all on the Marvel main stage and at the Kabam booth! Gamers will also get the latest news, exclusive giveaways, and a chance to play MARVEL Battle Lines, the upcoming mobile card battle game from Nexon Games. Last but not least, Marvel Puzzle Quest is celebrating its 5th anniversary with awesome surprises for fans all weekend long at the D3 Go! booth. Follow @MarvelGames on Twitter for more information and updates all weekend long!


Marvel Publishing will have the comic book industry’s most popular and talented writers and artists signing at the Marvel booth every day. Please check for the most up-to-date daily schedules of creator signings.


Thursday, October 4th

11:00AM – 11:30AM – Earth’s Mightiest Show LIVE! – Welcome to NYCC 2018

1:00PM – 1:30PM – Marvel Toy Hunter

2:00PM – 2:30PM – Marvel Contest of Champions Character Reveal

3:00PM – 3:30PM – Marvel Make Me a Hero

5:00PM – 5:30PM – This Week In Marvel LIVE at New York Comic Con

5:45PM – 6:00PM – Marvel Watches by Citizen Watch Reveal

6:00PM – 7:00PM – Marvel Super Hero Happy Giveaway Hour

Friday, October 5th

10:30AM – 11:15M – Marvel Knights 20th Anniversary signing event

11:30AM – 12:30PM – *** Marvel’s Runaways signing event

12:30PM – 1:00PM – Marvel’s Runaways LIVE on-stage interview

1:00PM – 1:30PM – Marvel’s Young Guns signing event

1:30PM – 2:00PM – Marvel’s Voices – Who is Miles Morales?

2:30PM – 3:00PM – Marvel Becoming Cosplay Photo Op

3:30PM – 4:00PM – Beat Brevoort – Marvel’s Tom Brevoort trivia challenge

4:30PM – 5:15PM – Marvel Contest of Champions Content Creator Showdown

6:00PM – 7:00PM – Marvel Super Hero Happy Giveaway Hour

Saturday, October 6th
10:30AM – 11:00AM – Women of Marvel: Picture This
11:15AM – 12:15PM – *** Marvel’s Daredevil signing event
12:15PM – 12:30PM – Marvel’s Daredevil LIVE on-stage interview
1:00PM – 2:00PM – Marvel Becoming Cosplay Competition
2:30PM – 3:30PM – *** Marvel Rising signing event
3:30PM – 4:00PM – Marvel Rising LIVE on-stage interview
4:30PM – 5:00PM – Marvel’s The Pull List with Ryan Penagos and Tucker Marcus
5:15PM – 5:45PM – Eat the Universe LIVE from New York Comic Con with Justin Warner
6:00PM – 6:45PM – Marvel Contest of Champions Ultimate NYCC Championship Finals

Sunday, October 7th
11:00AM – 11:30AM – Marvel Let’s Play! Marvel’s Spider-Man Gameplay and Conversation
12:00PM – 12:30PM – Earth’s Mightiest Show with Master Comics Theater
1:00PM – 1:30PM – Marvel Becoming Kids Costume Event
2:00PM – 3:00PM – *** The Gifted signing event
3:00PM – 3:30PM – The Gifted Interview LIVE on-stage interview
4:00PM – 5:00PM – Marvel Super Hero Happy Giveaway Hour

***Please note that Marvel’s Runaways, Marvel’s Daredevil, Marvel Rising and The Gifted signings are ticketed events and passes will be available on a first-come, first-served lottery basis beginning at 10:00 AM on Friday, October 5th, Saturday, October 6th and Sunday, October 7th at the Marvel Booth (#1354).

Marvel will also be bringing some exclusive merchandise only for fans at NYCC! Don’t miss the chance to get your very own limited-edition t-shirts, pin packs, variant comics, and more! For more information, please visit

Stay tuned to for all the breaking news from Marvel at Comic-Con in New York. Follow @Marvel on Twitter and “like” Marvel on Facebook for minute-by-minute updates on all things in the Marvel Universe.

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PiercingMetal Thoughts: Whew. Did you make it through all of that? I hope that you were taking some notes because there is a LOT of things coming from the House Of Ideas during this years convention. I will stop now since there is still so much to get to before the event happens next week in terms of agendas, exclusives and the regular website offerings. What excites you from this list of Marvel doings?

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