Warner Bros. Television and TV Guide Magazine have joined forces for the fifth year in a row to present a special Warner Bros.-themed Comic-Con special edition of the magazine, taking fans behind the scenes of their favorite series and offering up four sets of collectible â€œflipâ€ covers.
This year’s horror offerings include “The Following” stars Kevin Bacon and James Purefoy; “Supernatural” stars Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles; “The Vampire Diaries” stars Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, and Ian Somerhalder; and “Constantine” star Matt Ryan.
Other covers feature a celebration of the 75th anniversary of Batman, “Gotham,” “Arrow” star Stephen Amell, and “The Flash” star Grant Gustin.
You can get them for free at the Warner Bros. booth – #4545 on the convention floor – throughout Comic-Con, beginning on Preview Night, Wednesday, July 23, and continuing through Sunday, July 27.
For those unable to attend Comic-Con in person, all four sets of collectible flip covers will be on sale from July 22 at newsstands nationwide. The special issue will also be available on major digital platforms, including Nook, Kindle Fire, Zinio and Google.
Fans combing through the 88-page special issue will find features and photos dedicated to the following programs:
? Returning Comic-Con favorites “The 100,” “Arrow,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “The Following,” “The Originals,” “Person of Interest,” “Supernatural,” “The Vampire Diaries,” and “Childrens Hospital”
? Previews of WBTVâ€™s highly anticipated new origin series “Gotham” from Bruno Heller (“The Mentalist”), starring Ben McKenzie (“Southland”), Donal Logue (“Vikings”), and Jada Pinkett Smith (the Matrix films); “The Flash” from “Arrow” executive producers Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg and director David Nutter; “Constantine” from executive producers Daniel Cerone (“Dexter”) and David S. Goyer (the Dark Knight films); and “iZOMBIE” from executive producers Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright
? A colorfully out-of-the-lines look at Warner Bros. Animationâ€™s hit series “Teen Titans Go!” and “The Tom and Jerry Show” as well as a sneak peek at upcoming “DC Nation” shorts and new series “Mike Tyson Mysteries,” “Be Cool Scooby-Doo!,” and “Wabbit â€“ A Looney Tunes Production”
? An exclusive DC Entertainment comic, â€œ60 Seconds in the Life of Barry Allenâ€ (aka The Flash), written by “The Flash” writers Geoff Johns, Andrew Kreisberg, and Greg Berlanti
? A sneak peek inside the upcoming DC Universe Original Animated Movie Batman: Assault on Arkham from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, and DC Entertainment
? A look at 75 years of Bat-mania in honor of the Caped Crusaderâ€™s 75th anniversary in addition to a DC Comics preview of Dick Graysonâ€™s (aka Robin) new spy series, “Grayson”
? Behind-the-scenes photos from the TV Guide Magazine yacht and photo booth at Comic-Con 2013
? All the scoop on the stories behind Oliver Queenâ€™s scars on “Arrow,” a one-on-one interview with “The Big Bang Theoryâ€™s” Kunal Nayyar, the lethal stats on Joe Carrollâ€™s killer minions from “The Following,” and more
? Burning questions answered about fansâ€™ favorite shows including “The 100,” “Arrow,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “The Following,” “The Originals,” “Person of Interest,” “Supernatural,” and “The Vampire Diaries”
? Plus lots more!
For more information about WBTV activities at San Diego Comic-Con, follow @warnerbrostv on Twitter and join in the conversation by using hashtag #WBSDCC, or visit TheWB.com, where you can see the other four covers.
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