DC 2016 Comic-Con Panel Schedule: Movies, Comics, TV & Gaming


dc comics 2016 comic con panels DC 2016 Comic-Con Panel Schedule: Movies, Comics, TV & Gaming

DC Comics released their Comic-Con panel schedule which includes the big WB Pictures panel on Saturday for Wonder Woman and Suicide Squad, as well as panels for Arrow, The Flash, DC's Legends Of TomorrowSupergirl and Gotham, and panels for Justice League Action, and Injustice: Gods Among Us 2.


DC Collectibles 
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Room: 9

Action figures, statues, busts, PVC figures…DC Collectibles has them all – and more! Join the DC Collectibles crew, including VP – Creative Services Kevin Kiniry, Director – Creative Services Jim Fletcher and a few surprise guest stars, to hear how they come up with so many great products, and what’s coming up from comics’ top makers of awesome collectibles!

Teen Titans Go! Video Presentation and Q&A
10:15 am – 11:15 am
Room: 6DE

When there's trouble, you know who to call: Teen Titans! When you want an awesome time at Comic-Con, you also know who to call: Teen Titans! A Titan-sized panel features producers Aaron Horvath (MAD) and Pete Michail (Space Racers) along with voice cast members Greg CipesScott MenvilleKhary Payton and Tara Strong for a screening and Q&A covering your favorite animated series. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, Teen Titans Go! airs Thursdays at 6/5c on Cartoon Network.Teen Titans Go!: Season 3 Part 2 will be released on DVD on August 23.

DC – All Access: No Boundaries
11:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.
Room: 6DE  

DC Comics is always pushing the envelope. Find out what’s new and upcoming from across the Digital spectrum to the world of DC REBIRTH with key contributors whose unique voices add to the DC Comics experience!

Justice League Action Video Presentation and Q&A
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Room: 25ABC

The world's greatest superheroes return to television in Justice League Action, an all-new quarter-hour animated series. Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman lead the DC superheroes against their most infamous foes in adventures packed with relentless thrills, fun and action. No need to wait for the good stuff to start; each 11-minute episode jumps in with lightning-paced action and heroics. Whether defending the Earth, facing invaders from space, or battling the bizarre forces of magic, the always-rotating team of Justice League heroes are up to any challenge. Producers Butch Lukic (Justice League) and Alan Burnett (Batman: The Animated Series) and voice cast members Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series) and Diedrich Bader (Batman The Brave and The Bold) present an exclusive sneak peek and Q&A at this highly anticipated new series. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, Justice League Action is coming soon to Cartoon Network.

DC – One-On-One with Paul Dini
2:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.
Room: 6DE  

The superstar, best-selling writer and co-creator of Harley Quinn returns to San Diego for an all-access and in-depth discussion. From his early days on the BATMAN ANIMATED TV show to heart-wrenching DARK NIGHT: A TRUE BATMAN STORY to all things in between, be here for this exclusive panel that will give you insight to one of the genre’s most influential people.

DC Rebirth – Young Gotham/ Young Metropolis 
3:15p.m. – 4:15p.m.
Room: 6DE

Youth is served well as DC Comic’s brightest heroes are the focus on this can’t miss panel. Join the talented DC REBIRTH creators of Batgirl (Rafael Albuquerque and Hope Larson),Batman Beyond (Bernard Chang and Dan Jurgens), Supergirl (Steve Orlando), Super-Sons(Jorge Jimenez), and Teen Titans (Jonboy Meyers) as a new generation of DC Comics heroes step into the spotlight.

4:30p.m. – 5:30p.m.
Room: 8

Find out where some of your favorite titles are heading, and also be the first to hear about the new series on deck for the fall from comics’ most innovative imprint. 

DC – Master Class: Art History
5:00p.m. – 6:00p.m.
Room: 30CDE  

Class is in session as some of the greatest artists in the industry take this panel to school with an in-depth look at their creative process! DC Entertainment is proud to spotlight these talented individuals for this exclusive, all-access look at what it’s like drawing for DC Comics and Vertigo! 

Mad about MAD 
6:00p.m. – 7:00p.m.
Room: 5AB  

MAD, the country’s #1-selling humor magazine (in a field of 1), is dumber than ever! Join MAD Magazine editor John Ficarra and art director Sam Viviano and their creative team Sergio Aragon├ęs (MAD Writer-Artist), Tom Richmond (MAD Artist), Peter Kuper (MAD Writer-Artist) and Kenny Keil (MAD Writer) for a ridiculous peek at what’s happening at the magazine, and an epically, moronic Q&A that’s bound to be, well, MAD! (Prizes will be awarded for most moronic questions!)


DC – Suicide Squad: Most Wanted 
11:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.
Room: 6DE  

What is it about the tales of villainy that keep us interested and coming back for more?  The DC Villains are in the spotlight as the creative teams behind Harley Quinn and Suicide Squad(Amanda ConnerChad HardinJim LeeJimmy PalmiottiPhilip Tan, and Rob Williams) are front and center.  Come get a glimpse on how they make evil look so good!  

Injustice 2 Sneak Peek
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Room: 6DE

Get a Comic-Con International exclusive look at Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's Injustice 2, the super-powered sequel to the hit game Injustice: Gods Among Us. The newest game in development from the award-winning NetherRealm Studios features the largest roster of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains ever offered, allowing players to build and power up the ultimate version of their favorite DC characters. Battles will take place across arenas that have evolved in scale and span across iconic locations such as Metropolis, Gotham City and Atlantis. Join panelists Ed Boon (creative director, NetherRealm Studios, and co-creator of Mortal Kombat), New York Times best-selling author Tom Taylor (Injustice: Gods Among Us) and a stellar group of actors – George Newbern (Scandal) as Superman, Phil LaMarr(MadTV, Futurama) as Aquaman, Laura Bailey (Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, LEGO Dimensions) as Supergirl – and possibly some surprise guests as they reveal exciting new gameplay and discuss new features and breakthrough customization aspects that expands on the previous title's larger-than-life showdowns of DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains. Also to be discussed: the bestselling Digital First Comic – Injustice: Gods Among Us. Injustice 2 will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One in 2017.

DC Rebirth – Superman
1:45p.m. – 2:45p.m.
Room: 6DE  

The Man of Steel is one of the most recognized pop culture icons of all time, and thanks to DC REBIRTH, Superman is set to soar to new heights! Come by for a panel on what makes The Last Son of Krypton the hero that he is with the DC writers and artists including Pat Gleason,Dan Jurgens, Tyler Kirkham, Peter Tomasi, Gene Yang and others that bring him to life in the comics!

DC Rebirth – Justice League
3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.
Room: 6DE  

The members of the Justice League take center stage as the DC REBIRTH talent behindAquaman (Brad Walker), Cyborg (John Semper), Flash (Joshua Williamson) and Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps (Robert Venditti) are here to provide the stories behind your favorite characters and give them the justice they’re due! 

DC – Page to Screen
4:15p.m. – 5:15p.m.
Room: 6DE 

Never before has DC Entertainment been more popular in TV, video games, home videos, and movie theaters. And with an impressive film slate and countless shows in series and production, it has never been a better time to be a DC fan! Join the people behind the scenes that translate the page to the screen on this must see panel that sees your favorite stories and characters come to life!

DC’s Young Animal
5:30p.m. – 6:30p.m.
Room: 5AB

Be here as we get into the details of DC’s YOUNG ANIMAL, a brand new DC imprint launching this fall by MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE frontman and best selling comic writer, Gerard Way(Doom Patrol), with many of his top notch collaborators including Cecil Castellucci (Shade, the Changing Girl), Jon Rivera (Cave Carson Has a Cybernetic Eye) and others.

iZOMBIE Special Video Presentation and Q&A
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Room: Ballroom 20

Television's only Zom-Com-Rom-Dram, returns for its third appearance at Comic-Con. After experiencing the heart-pounding season 2 finale, be among the first to get the scoop on what's in store for season 3! Now that Clive is in the know about zombies, how will his dynamic with Liv change? With Ravi's cure robbing Blaine of his memories, what will Major decide to do with his borrowed time? Will Peyton continue her efforts to take down crime lord Mr. Boss? And will Vivian Stoll, new owner of Max Rager, succeed in making Seattle its zombie headquarters? See a special video presentation followed by a panel with series stars as well as executive producers Rob Thomas (Veronica Mars) and Diane Ruggiero-Wright (Veronica Mars). From Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Spondoolie Productions and Warner Bros. Television and based on characters created by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred for Vertigo from DC Entertainment, iZOMBIE returns midseason with all-new episodes on The CW. iZOMBIE: The Complete Second Season will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on July 12.

Batman: The Killing Joke World Premiere
9:00 pm – 12:00 am
Room: Ballroom 20

Delve into the demented history of the Dark Knight's arch nemesis, The Joker, as he sets out to prove insanity is only a horrifying moment away for anyone in the latest DC Universe Original Movie, Batman: The Killing Joke. Based on one of the bestselling graphic novels of all time, this R-rated, feature-length animated film brings together some of the key creative team behind Batman: The Animated Series with executive producer Bruce Timm (Justice League: Gods & Monsters) at the helm and Kevin Conroy (Justice League), and Mark Hamill (Star Wars) returning to their seminal roles as Batman and The Joker, respectively. Hear how the graphic novel transitioned to animated thriller, and then witness the world premiere of this highly anticipated film. Panelists include Tara Strong (Teen Titans, Batman: Arkham games) as Barbara Gordon/Batgirl and Ray Wise (Twin Peaks, RoboCop) as Commissioner James Gordon, as well as director Sam Liu (Batman: Year One, All-Star Superman) and Harvey and Eisner Award-winning writer Brian Azzarello (100 Bullets, Batman: Broken City). Produced by Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment, Batman: The Killing Jokearrives from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment July 26 on Digital HD and August 2 on Blu-ray Deluxe Edition, Blu-ray Combo Pack, and DVD.


DC – New Crossover Classics
10:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.
Room 6DE

Inter-company crossovers are all the rage now, and DC is enjoying a lot of success teaming with other companies on Batman/TMNTLumberjanes/Gotham AcademyBatman ’66 Meets Steed & Mrs. Peel, and the upcoming ThunderCats/He-Man. Meet the DC Talent for these incredible collaborations.  We also have BOOM! Studios Editor Dafna Pleban, who edits theLumberjanes/Gotham Academy series and Writers for ThunderCats/He-Man, Rob David & Lloyd Goldfine.  Join us for more details on these new crossover classics and hints of things to come! 

DC Rebirth – Batman 
11:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.
Room: 6DE  

Even after 75 plus years of stories, the family of Batman comics couldn’t be any hotter! Join the DC REBIRTH talent behind your favorite Dark Knight tales for an exclusive look at what’s in store for the World’s Greatest Detective! With Julie and Shawna Benson (Batgirl and the Birds of Prey), Tom King (Batman), Scott Snyder (All-Star Batman), James Tynion IV (Detective Comics) and othersthis is the best time to explore Gotham City! 

Warner Bros. Pictures
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Room: Hall H

A sneak peek at upcoming releases. (Click here for information on what’s been announced regarding this panel.)

DC – Meet the Co-Publishers 
12:30p.m. – 1:30p.m.
Room: 6DE  

DC’s Co-Publishers are back in San Diego and better than ever! Jim Lee and Dan DiDio are the driving forces behind DC REBIRTH, Vertigo, MAD, DC’s YOUNG ANIMAL and much more. This up-close-and-personal panel gives you unique access to the leaders of your favorite comic book line!  

Lucifer Special Video Presentation and Q&A
1:30 pm – 2:10 pm
Room: Indigo Ballroom, Hilton SD Bayfront

All Hell will break loose as Lucifer returns to heat things up in San Diego. Indulge your deepest desires and be among the first to get the scoop on what's sure to be a devilishly fun second season! Get a sizzling sneak peek at season 2, followed by a panel with series stars as well as executive producers Joe Henderson (White Collar) and Ildy Modrovich (CSI: Miami). From Jerry Bruckheimer Television in association with Warner Bros. Television and based on characters created by Neal Gaiman, Sam Kieth and Mike Dringenberg for Vertigo from DC Entertainment, Lucifer returns September 19, airing Mondays 9/8c on FOX. Lucifer: The Complete First Season will be released on DVD on August 23.

Gotham Special Video Presentation and Q&A
2:10 pm – 3:00 pm
Room: Indigo Ballroom, Hilton SD Bayfront

Supervillains are continuing to push Gotham City toward the brink, and while Jim Gordon remains at the forefront of the fight against crime in this dangerously corrupt city, how far will he go to save Gotham? Throughout season 2, Gordon's moral compass wavered more than ever, creating both personal and professional dilemmas in his life as villains emerged from the city's darkest places, including Arkham Asylum's secret experimental lab, Indian Hill. Bruce Wayne also began to unravel some of Gotham City's, and his family's, deepest secrets, leading him to discover that Wayne Enterprises could be behind some very dangerous schemes poised to tear the city apart. Be among the first to see what's in store for season 3 with a special video presentation, followed by a discussion with series stars and producers. From Warner Bros. Television, Gotham returns September 19 with all-new episodes, Mondays at 8/7c on FOX, and Gotham: The Complete Second Season will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on August 16.

Scooby-Doo & WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Room: 6DE

Icons of entertainment reunite as the Mystery Inc. gang and WWE Superstars team-up for their second animated adventure, Scooby-Doo and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon. When Scooby and the gang attend an off-road racing competition, the last thing they expect is to stumble upon a menacing phantom. However, before they can say "ruh-roh," things take a turn for the worse, as Inferno schemes to sabotage the race and cause chaos for everyone. With the help of WWE Superstars Triple H, Paige, Sheamus, Mr. McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, Lana™, Rusev®, The Miz®, Kofi Kingston® and Goldust®, as well as Scooby's new driving partner, The Undertaker, it's up to Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Inc. gang to save the race before it's too late! Be among the first public audience to see footage from the sequel to one of the best-selling films in Scooby-Doo history. WWE Superstars Sheamus and Paige join the longtime voice of Daphne, Grey Griffin (Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated), along with producer Brandon Vietti (Batman: Under the Red Hood, Young Justice), director Tim Divar (Young Justice), WWE Studios President Michael Luisi, Warner Bros Animation Senior Vice President Jay Bastian – and a few mystery guests – for an in-depth discussion about this all-new animated film. IGN's Eric Goldman will moderate the festivities, which will include special prizes for a few lucky fans. Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon, will be available from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on Blu-Ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD on August 9, 2016, just in time for the excitement of this year's WWE SummerSlam.

DC – Celebrating 75 Years of Wonder Woman 
3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.
Room: 6DE  

In her 75 year publishing history, Wonder Woman has become one of the most popular and influential icons of all time; both as a “disciple of peace and love” and an “invincible enemy of injustice”! Don’t miss this historic panel with top notch talent and a few surprise guests who have shaped the Amazing Amazon into the hero and inspiration she is today.

Supergirl Special Video Presentation and Q&A
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm
Room: Ballroom 20

Supergirl will be returning for more supercharged adventures in the show's new home on The CW this fall! Wondering who's in that pod, or what will be bringing Superman to National City? Join the series' cast and creative team for a special video presentation, followed by a discussion of these season 2 hot topics and more! From Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, Supergirl's second season will premiere Mondays at 8/7c this fall on The CW. Supergirl: The Complete First Season will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on August 9.

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Special Video Presentation and Q&A
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Room: Ballroom 20

After saving the world-and all of time-from the immortal madman Vandal Savage, then bidding farewell to two of their fellow comrades, Hawkman and Hawkgirl, the Legends received an unexpected visit from a mysterious new ally, Rex Tyler, who gives the team a brand new mission. What that mission is, how the Justice Society of America will factor in, and who will be aboard the Waverider when The CW's Super Hero team-up series returns for its second season are questions that the cast and creative team will seek to answer when they descend on San Diego for their second visit to Comic-Con. From Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, DC's Legends of Tomorrow airs Thursdays at 8/7c on The CW, and DC's Legends of Tomorrow: The Complete First Season will be released on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD and Digital HD on August 23.

Flash Special Video Presentation and Q&A
5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Room: Ballroom 20

Parallel universes and doppelgangers and man-sharks, oh my! The second season of The CW's highest-rated series had more than its fair share of twists and turns, but none compared to Barry Allen's jaw-dropping decision to go back in time and save his mother from his arch-nemesis, Reverse-Flash, a decision that called the entire timeline into question. But fear not fans, you won't have to wait until the fall to start getting answers to some of your most pressing questions, as the cast and creative team behind the show will be giving fans insight into the show's highly anticipated third season. From Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television, The Flash airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on The CW; The Flash:The Complete Second Season will be released on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD, and Digital HD on September 6.

DC Rebirth: Behind the Scenes
5:30p.m. – 6:30p.m.
Room: 6DE 

Our jaws are still agape, and minds blown away from the biggest event of 2016: DC REBIRTH #1!  Come get the inside scoop and all the secrets from the some of the industry’s most creative and influential people.

Warner Archive’s Toonstock: The Return of the Music Meister Sing-Along
5:30 – 6:30 pm
Room: 6A

Back for a fifth helping is Warner Archive's tribute to some of the finest cartoon music ever produced, including a reprise of the immensely popular sing-along with the Batman: The Brave and the Bold episode, “Mayhem of the Music Meister.” Join some special guests alongside Warner Archive podcast hosts Matt Patterson andDW Ferranti and moderator Gary Miereanu for a toe-tapping, floor-stomping tour of cartoon music from the past half-decade, featuring the first-time-on-DVD Histeria!and such old favorites as Where’s HuddlesThe New Adventures of Gilligan, Jonny Quest, The Herculoids and Devlin!

Arrow Special Video Presentation and Q&A
5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Room: Ballroom 20

In the face of worldwide nuclear destruction at the hands of the maniacal mystic known as Damien Darhk, Oliver Queen (a.k.a Green Arrow) united Star City with a message of hope that allowed him to vanquish the season 4 Big Bad once and for all. However, our heroes' triumph came at a cost, and the future of Team Arrow was left hanging in the balance. Now, as the show takes aim on season 5, Oliver will set out to save his city from a new threat-one that he personally created-as both the newly appointed mayor of Star City and as the Green Arrow. The cast and creators of the hit CW series will be on-hand for a lively conversation surrounding the upcoming season. From Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television, Arrow airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on The CW; Arrow: The Complete Fourth Season will be released on Blu-ray combo pack, DVD, and Digital HD on August 30.

Darwyn Cooke Tribute
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Room: 25ABC

Celebrate the life and art of award-winning cartoonist Darwyn Cooke (The New Frontier, Parker) with moderator Jimmy Palmiotti and some of the biggest names in comics and animation, including Mike AllredScott DunbierCully HamnerFrank Tieri, and Bruce Timm.


World Premiere of DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year 
10:00a.m. – 12:00p.m.
Room: 6BCF  

Girls around the world now have their very own Super Hero universe in which to play, watch, read and be inspired! To further bring this all-new realm to life, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is releasing DC Super Hero Girls web shorts, TV specials and – as a Comic-Con exclusive presentation – the World Premiere of DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year. After the screening, voice cast members and filmmakers will discuss the animated feature-length movie, as well as spotlight the partnership between Mattel and DC Consumer Products in bringing the DC Super Hero Girls to life with a line of action dolls, figures, accessories and playsets in the Fall of 2016. Also on the docket is a look at Random House and DC Comics upcoming releases of a wide variety of DC Super Hero Girls books and graphic novels. DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year features some of the top voice actors in the industry. Panelists will be led by the voices of Wonder Woman and Harley Quinn/Poison Ivy, Grey Griffin(Scooby-Doo and KISS: Rock and Roll Mystery) and Tara Strong (The Fairly Oddparents, My Little Pony), respectively, alongside producer Jennifer Coyle (Bob’s Burgers), screenwriter/author Shea Fontana (Doc McStuffins, The 7D) and award-winning author Lisa Yee (Wonder Woman at Super Hero High, American Girl books), as well as several surprise guests.

LEGO Dimensions
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Room: 6DE

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, and The LEGO Group offer Comic-Con attendees a new glimpse inside the ever-expanding realm of LEGO Dimensions. Be among the first to see a new trailer, new characters, and game features in this unparalleled mash-up game experience. Featuring key members of the TT Games development team and voice acting talent. All attendees will receive a limited-edition LEGO Green Arrow minifigure! LEGO Dimensions is now available for PlayStation4 and PlayStation3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and the Wii U system.

Batman Unlimited: Mech vs. Mutants World Premiere
12:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Room: 6DE

The Dark Knight is back doing what he does best, protecting the citizens of Gotham, in the third installment of the Batman Unlimited series. When evil scientist Mr. Freeze activates his latest invention on two of Gotham's most formidable criminals, Killer Croc and Bane, things go from bad to worse. Turned into super-sized mutant monsters, the supervillains start bashing through the streets of Gotham with no end in sight. It's up to the Caped Crusader and his superhero team to save the day by putting the giant robot mechs in their place, but it will be an uphill battle as they face off against enormous foes. Join the heroic voices of Batman and Nightwing, Roger Craig Smith (Batman: Arkham Origins, Assassin's Creed games) and Will Friedle(Batman Beyond, Boy Meets World), along with filmmakers and other voice cast members for the world premiere of the film and a lively panel discussion. The cast includes Chris Diamantopoulos (Episodes, Silicon Valley), Charlie Schlatter (Diagnosis Murder, Kick Buttkowski), Oded Fehr (The Mummy, Resident Evil: Apocalypse), Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Carlos Alazraqui (Reno 911), John DiMaggio(Futurama, Batman: Under the Red Hood), Troy Baker (Batman: Assault on Arkham), and Phil LaMarr (MAD TV, Futurama). Batman Unlimited: Mech vs. Mutants is produced and directed by Curt Ceda from a script written by Kevin Burke and Chris "Doc" Wyatt. Produced by DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation, Batman Unlimited: Mech vs. Mutants comes to DVD via Warner Bros. Home Entertainment on September 13.

DC – My Secret Origin or How I Broke In to Comics 
1:45p.m. – 2:45p.m.
Room: 6DE 

They say breaking up is hard to do…but breaking into comics may be tougher! Come by for an inside look at how some of DC’s topnotch talent broke in, crafting the tales of your favorite DC Super-Heroes!