Among the endless rows of comic and toy companies attending New York Comic Con this weekend will be our friends at Diamond Select! Why should you care? Well, besides the fact that they’ll be displaying their new Marvel Zombies figures, Minimates and statues, their events are packed with stars of Buffy the Vampire Slayer! Here’s the rundown …
Nicholas Brendon (Saturday, 12:00pm-1:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Juliet Landau (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Bianca Lawson (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Larry Bagby III (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Elizabeth Anne Allen (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
James Leary (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Dennis Christopher (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Jonathan Woodward (Saturday, 12:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-5:00pm)
Ever wonder how action figures are created or why a figure was not created? Stop in and chat with Diamond Select Toys staff and Jean St. Jean Studios about your favorite toy lines and get a look behind the scenes at the creative process. See stuff fans have only dreamed of seeing and offer your feedback! From design to painted sculpts, these presentations offer a unique opportunity to see what really happens to action figures as they make the journey from concepts to shelves with this first-of-its-kind panel!
What is Anya’s full name? Who was the “heart” in the Super Slayer combo? Think you know the answers to these questions? Join other Buffy fans for a trivia showdown complete with special celebrity guests and fantastic prizes! Questions will become progressively more difficult until only one remains to be crowned the Ultimate Buffy Fan! Sponsored by Diamond Select Toys, Inkworks, 20th Century Fox and Las Vegas Autographs and hosted by James Leary, do NOT miss the event everyone will be talking about!
Join Diamond Select Toys and a slew of Buffy celebrities for this special “10 Years of Buffy” panel discussion. Questions will be taken from attendees, so come prepared! Featuring Nicholas Brendon, Juliet Landau, Bianca Lawson, Larry Bagby III, Elizabeth Anne Allen, Dennis Christopher, Jonathan Woodward and James Leary!
Aside from Diamond Select, be sure to visit our friends at Angry Drunk Comics (Booth 969), who are stocked with Dread Central postcards they will be dishing out for us.
And keep your eyes open for our own Johnny Butane as he makes the rounds of the Con. This is turning out to be the biggest show on the East Coast, so don’t miss it!
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