SDCC 2013: Titan Comics Announces Comic-Con Plans [EXCLUSIVE]

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At this year's San Diego Comic-Con, Titan Comics will debut a 32-page preview at their booth (#5537) featuring looks at its "dinosaur spectacular" "Chronos Commandos: Dawn Patrol" by writer/artist Stuart Jennett; the supernatural thriller "Numbercruncher" by writer Si Spurrier, artist P.J. Holden, and colorist Jordie Bellaire; B-movie comedy "IT CAME!" by Dan Boultwood; fantasy comedy "Thrud the Barbarian" by writer/artist Carl Critchlow, a remastered and relettered library of "The First Kingdom" by comics legend Jack Katz, and more!

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Katz will headline a Comic-Con panel called "Titan Comics – Launching at SDCC and Beyond" featuring exclusive previews, announcements, and more. All attendees will get themselves an "IT CAME!" poster and a "Numbercruncher" by Dan Boutlwood.

That's not all Titan has in store, for the full rundown of the publisher's plans check out the details here:

THURSDAY JULY 18, 2013

Portfolio Review: Titan Comics

Thursday July 18, 10:00AM - 12:30PM, PR B

Steve White, Titan Comics Senior Editor will be holding portfolio reviews on Friday at 10:00AM - 12:30PM, PR B.

Panel: Roman Dirge REBUILT

Thursday July 18, 3:00PM - 4:00PM, Room: 28DE

Earlier this year, Lenore creator Roman Dirge was almost killed in a Sunset Boulevard hit-and-run that left him lying in hospital with a shattered leg. After months of painful physical therapy, Roman is back – better, stronger… but not necessarily faster… – and is here to discuss his long road to recovery, his return to the drawing board with Lenore issue #8 and his fourth Titan Lenore collection: Purples Nurples (which will be debuting at the show).

Signing: Lenore – Roman Dirge

Thursday July 18, 4:30PM - 5:30PM, Autograph Alley AA04

Lenore: Purples Nurples - available for the first time at SDCC!

Creator Roman Dirge will be signing copies of his fourth Titan Lenore collection: Purples Nurples on Thursday at 4:30PM - 5:30PM in Autograph Alley AA04.

FRIDAY JULY 19, 2013

Panel: Titan Comics – Launching at SDCC and Beyond!

Friday July 19, 12:00PM - 1:00PM, Room: 32AB

Titan Comics, the new venture from publishing giant, Titan, offering the best original creator-owned comics, alongside new and classic graphic novels, launches this year at SDCC! With all the buzz that’s been generated by first-wave titles like Numbercruncher by Si Spurrier (X-Men Legacy) and The First Kingdom by comics legend Jack Katz, 2013 looks set to be the year of Titan Comics!

Meet the key players behind the new line, go behind-the-scenes of new titles with creators, see exclusive preview art and hear exclusive announcements about brand-new originated titles by new and world-renowned talent!

Guests include: Jack Katz (First Kingdom), John Higgins (Razorjack), Dave Elliott (A1, Monster Massacre, Sharky), Steve White (Titan Comics, Senior Editor) and more!

All attendees to the panel will receive a special limited edition double-sided poster: an IT CAME! 1950s themed cinema style poster, signed by creator Dan Boultwood, and a fantastic Numbercruncher image by artist P.J. Holden. (This limited edition poster is only available to panel attendees).

Signing: Monster Massacre – Dave Elliott, Dave Dorman, Alex Horley and Andy Kuhn

Friday July 19, 1:30PM - 2:30PM, Autograph Alley AA02

Monster Massacre Vol.1 & Sharky - available for the first time at SDCC!

Creators Dave Elliott, Dave Dorman, Alex Horley and Andy Kuhn will be signing copies of Monster Massacre, Sharky and A1 on Friday at 1:30PM – 2:30PM in Autograph Alley AA02.

Attendees to the signing will receive a FREE limited edition signed art print by Mark A. Nelson with every copy of Monster Massacre purchased. (Limited to 50 - first come, first served)

Signing: The First Kingdom – Jack Katz

Friday July 19, 3:00PM - 5:00PM, Autograph Alley AA07

The First Kingdom Vol.1: The Birth of Tundran - available for the first time at SDCC! Creator Jack Katz will be signing copies of The First Kingdom Vol.1: The Birth of Tundran on Friday at 3:00PM – 5:00PM in Autograph Alley AA07.

Attendees to the signing will receive a FREE limited edition signed art card by Jack Katz with every copy of First Kingdom purchased. (Limited to 100 - first come, first served)

Signing: Razorjack – John Higgins

Friday July 19, 4:00PM-5:00PM, Autograph Alley AA03

Razorjack – available for the first time at SDCC!

Creator John Higgins will be signing copies of Razorjack on Friday at 4:00PM - 5:00PM in Autograph Alley AA03.

Attendees to the signing will receive a FREE limited edition Razorjack patch designed by Sally Hurst & John Higgins with every copy of Razorjack purchased. Plus, get your photo taken with Razorjack herself!

SUNDAY JULY 21, 2013

Portfolio Review: Titan Comics

Sunday July 21, 10:00AM - 12:30PM, PR B

Steve White, Titan Comics, Senior Editor will be holding portfolio reviews on Sunday at 10:00AM - 12:30PM, PR B.

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For more, visit www.titan-comics.com