Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Comic-Con

The Darkness spreads at Comic-Con with discussion panel and playable demo of The Darkness II

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Fans of Top Cow’s The Darkness who are heading to Comic-Con next week will want to stop by the company’s booth, #2629, for info on a discussion panel and chance to try 2K Game and Digital Extremes’ upcoming The Darkness II.

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Tor announces Comic-Con 2011 signings, chats, contests, and more

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Tor, publisher of many a fine sci-fi titles and game novelizations, is ramping up for a double whammy: Comic-Con and their monthly #Torchat. The company’s booth, #2707, will host signings, giveaways, and a live #Torchat on Thursday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thirteen authors will be on hand for signings, including Vernor Vinge, Brandon Sanderson, George R.R. Martin, and Bill Willingham. Four members of the Tor Brigade will also be around for the chat and festivities: Theresa DeLucci, Laura Fitzgerald, Patty Garcia, and Justin Golenbock.

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Ubisoft to bring Rabbids, Rayman, and more to Comic-Con 2011

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The Comic-Con train roars along today with Ubisoft’s announced plans to regale attendees with their wares. Gamers will be able to check out the first public demos of Just Dance 3, Rabbids: Alive & Kicking, and Rayman Origins. The company will also be holding a panel discussion based around the Assassin’s Creed franchise, which will include writers from the upcoming game Revelations and animated film Embers.

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Capcom announces San Diego Comic-Con 2011 festivities

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Capcom is looking to storm San Diego Comic-Con 2011 this year. In addition to demos, there will be panels, tournaments, activities, and limited edition items for sale at the Capcom Store. The company’s booth, #4844, will be the hub for the festivities. For details on the events, check out the list below.

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Hideo Kojima & Co. to meet and greet at San Diego Comic-Con 2011

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Heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2011? Want to meet Hideo Kojima? Lucky you! The man himself will be holding court at a signing event on Thursday, July 21 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in room 16 AB. It might be tough to get a spot—no lining up before 11—but those who do will get a chance to meet not only Mr. Metal Gear Solid but also other members of Kojima Productions. Joining him for the signing session will be the studio’s art director, Yoji Shinkawa, and the actress behind the voices of Raging Raven and Strangelove, Yumi Kikuchi.

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Capcom’s Comic-Con plans – panels, tournaments, and more – announced

Capcom will be at returning to Comic-Con this year, setting up shop in in booth #4844. In addition to the panels and tournaments listed below, there will be a Capcom Store offering exclusive Comic-Con items. Early fans will be able …

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Convention

LucasArts’ Comic-Con schedule announced, featuring The Force Unleashed II and The Old Republic

Heading to the San Diego Comic-Con this year? Fancy a bit more LucasArts in your life? Then check out their schedule, including two panels for their upcoming Star Wars titles The Force Unleashed II and The Old Republic. – Star …

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