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Thursday: Hidden Gems (2016)
« on: July 07, 2016, 10:34:57 AM »
11:00am - 12:00pm
The 4th Annual Musical Anatomy of a Superhero
Indigo Ballroom
From the ominous horns of Jaws signaling fear to the inspiring theme for Star Wars,music has always been an important supporting character in movies. This panel offers a behind-the-scenes look at the music of today's biggest superhero film and TV projects with unreleased film clips and never before heard music. Participating composers include Henry Jackman (Captain America: Civil War, Kick a*s 2), Tom "Junkie XL" Holkenborg (Deadpool, Batman v Superman), John Ottman (X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men: Days of Future Past), and Blake Neely (Supergirl, The Flash).Moderated by George S. Clinton (Mortal Kombat, Austin Powers).

12:00pm - 1:00pm
IDW & The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center Present Crossover: Where Comics & Science Meet
Room 29AB
Diehard fans know comics aren't just picture books for children and geeky adults. Comics have a long history of addressin g complex issues, from science lab accidents to ethics, moral issues, and social justice. This panel will look at the art, science, and technology featured in some of their favorite comics and answer questions like: How do writers develop the stories? Are they communicating realistic scientific concepts? Could comics writers be predicting in the future of science and technology? A distinguished panel of scientists, entrepreneurs, and artists and writers from IDW Publishing will discuss the true science behind comics and science fiction.
 
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Hey, You Got Science In My Fiction
32AB
The best science fiction comes from a kernel of truth, something that makes readers think, "Wait . . . could this actually happen?" From technology to medicine to space travel, distinguished authors J. Patrick Black (Ninth City Burning), Blake Crouch (The Wayward Pines trilogy), Christopher Farnsworth (Killfile), Patrick Hemstreet (God Wave), Leah Thomas (Because You'll Never Meet Me), and Andy Weir (The Martian) will discuss with moderator Brendan Reichs (The Virals series) how they create believable sci-fi stories and just how much fact there truly is in their fiction.

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Re: Thursday: Hidden Gems
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2016, 10:51:50 AM »
How about Kareem Abdul Jabber's Mycroft panel?  I mean, its a Hall of Fame basketball player writing about a side character from Sherlock Holmes lore. 

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How about Kareem Abdul Jabber's Mycroft panel?  I mean, its a Hall of Fame basketball player writing about a side character from Sherlock Holmes lore.

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Re: Thursday: Hidden Gems
« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2016, 11:35:22 AM »
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's Mycroft
Room 5AB


NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar makes a special appearance at Comic-Con to launch his new comic book, Mycroft Holmes and the Apocalypse Handbook, which debuts exclusively at SDCC with a special variant cover. This exciting series is a brand new standalone comic book adventure that uncovers the secrets of the elder Holmes brother. Join series artist Joshua Cassara (The Troop) and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on stage for an hour of exclusives and insider reveals. Each audience member will receive an exclusive show art card.

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Re: Thursday: Hidden Gems
« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2016, 11:43:14 AM »
11:30am - 12:30pm

Spotlight on G. Willow Wilson

Room 4

G. Willow Wilson (Ms Marvel, Alif the Unseen) discusses the making of the hit teen superhero series Ms Marvel, reads new material, and takes questions from the audience.



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Comic-Con: 5 Must-See Comic Book Panels From the Show's First Day

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