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SDCC 22: IDW’s full Con schedule revealed

It’s going to be a happening Con for publisher IDW, with a ton of scheduled panels and signings spread out across the full show.

Lots to do

The big San Diego show is just days away at this point, and most show-goers are likely hammering out their plans as to what to do and see. But don’t finish that list too quickly, as there’s a whole heck of a lot of stuff coming up from IDW.

The publisher of properties like TMNT, Transformers, Sonic the Hedgehog, and more, IDW has a full schedule coming up. That’s a catalog of happenings that includes not just panels, but also lots of signings.

So scroll on down, and see what’s what. But you might want to grab a snack first. It’s a long list.



  • Star Trek: Where No Comic Book Has Gone Before
    • Thursday, 11:00am-12:00pm
    • Room: 28DE 
    • Trekkies, you won’t want to miss the revelations at this panel! Reaching its milestone 400th issue this year, IDW is the most prolific Star Trek comic book publisher of all time… and they’re just getting started! IDW editor Heather Antos is joined by Scott Tipton (The Mirror War), Mike Johnson (Picard: Stargazer), and Jody Houser (Trills) to reflect on 2022’s epic comics…while Jackson Lanzing and Collin Kelly transport fans to whole new worlds of adventure as they relate the secrets of a wild new Star Trek initiative to come!
  • Scott Snyder’s Dark Spaces & More IDW Original Series
    • Thursday, 2:00pm-3:00pm
    • Room: 6DE
    • Desperate people, desperate situations. When the walls are closing in, where knuckles are white and teeth are bared…that’s where you’ll find Dark Spaces, the new anthology series by fan-favorite writer Scott Snyder! Learn about the next evolution of original comic books and graphic novels projects as Snyder, artist Hayden Sherman, editorial director Mark Doyle, senior editor Maggie Howell, and a surprise special guest discuss the new and unique projects Dark Spaces: WildfireTrve KvltCrashingEarthdivers, and Dead Seas from IDW!


  • Godzilla: King of the Comic Book Monsters
    • Friday, 4:00pm-5:00pm
    • Room: 4
    • The King of the Monsters conquers all… including comics! IDW Publishing’s titanic Godzilla projects — from the all-ages, eco-friendly tales of Monsters & Protectors to the knock-down, drag-out battles of Rivals to the senses-shattering kaiju-on-Zord conflict of Godzilla vs. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers — have faithfully translated the big screen hero to the comic book page, and in this panel, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at just how they do it! Join IDW editor Tom Waltz, Rivals writers Rosie KnightKeith Davidsen, and Nick Marino, plus fan-favorite writer Erik Burnham unveils a brand-new city-stomping project!


  •  TMNT: Secrets of the Roninverse & Armageddon Game
    • Saturday, 10:00am-11:00am
    • Room: 23ABC
    • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comics have never been hotter! With the critically acclaimed The Last Ronin having reached its senses-shattering conclusion, fans have been left reeling with one burning question: what’s next?!? Join TMNT co-creator Kevin EastmanTom WaltzBen BishopErik Burnham, and moderator Charles Beacham as they tease what’s next for “The Roninverse”, IDW’s ongoing continuity, Armageddon Game, and Saturday Morning Adventures!
  • IDW Publishing: 2022 and Beyond!
    • Saturday, 1:00pm-2:00pm
    • Room: 25ABC
    • Join publisher Nachie Marsham and brand-new executive editorial director Jamie S. Rich as they welcome Kevin Eastman (TMNT), Kim Dwinell (Surfside Girls), Alan Robert (Beauty of Horror), and more industry heavy-hitters to the stage to discuss the huge new initiatives driving this innovative publisher forward! Dark Spaces, the “Roninverse”, adaptations from comics to TV, world-renowned brands and wild new concepts… you’ll learn about it here!


  • Sonic The Hedgehog: 50 Way Past Cool Issues and Counting
    • Sunday, 10:30am-11:30am
    • Room: 23ABC
    • Gotta go fast and grab a seat at IDW’s Sonic panel before they’re all taken! IDW’s Sonic The Hedgehogcomic book reaches its 50th issue this summer, a mind-blowing face-off with Sonic & Tails facing their twisted counterparts, Surge & Kit! IDW editor David Mariotte, artists Gigi Dutreix and Adam Bryce Thomas, writer Daniel Barnes, and SEGA of America’s own Michael Cisneros provide a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a milestone…and tease what’s next for the Blue Blur!
  • IDW Artist’s Editions: Original Comic Book Art Never Looked So Good!
    • Sunday, 12:30pm-1:30pm
    • Room: 23ABC
    • Scott Dunbier and IDW Publishing set the industry standard for high-end archival collectibles when they launched the Artist’s Edition line, giving comic lovers everywhere the most authentic original comic art experience possible, from such greats as Jack Kirby, Walter Simonson, and Jim Lee (to name a few)! You’ll marvel as Scott, a masterful storyteller in his own right, relates personal stories of how these Artist’s Editions are made…and what’s coming next!
  • Surfside Girls and Radical Women: Top Shelf at 25 Years
    • Sunday, 2:00pm-3:00pm
    • Room: 4
    • After a quarter-century of publishing quirky, sophisticated, and captivating graphic novels, what’s next for the indie tastemakers at Top Shelf Productions? Editor-in-chief Chris Staros and senior editor Leigh Walton lead a lively discussion with some of the brightest talent making waves: Kim Dwinell (Surfside Girls), Sofia Warren (Radical: My Year with a Socialist Senator), Filipe Melo and Juan Cavia (Ballad for Sophie), and more!



6:00pm – 7:00pm        “Welcome to IDW City, Featuring TMNT: The Last Ronin” Special Signing

  • Ben Bishop (artist of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin and booth designer for “IDW City”)


10:30am – 11:30am    “Surfside Girls” Signing

  • Kim Dwinell (writer/artist of Surfside Girls and The Science of Surfing)

12:30pm – 1:30pm      “Star Trek” Signing

  • Jody Houser (writer of Star Trek: Trills)
  • Mike Johnson (writer of Star Trek: Picard—Stargazer)
  • Collin Kelly (writer of Star Trek: Year Five)
  • Jackson Lanzing (writer of Star Trek: Year Five)
  • Scott Tipton (writer of Star Trek: The Mirror War)

2:00pm – 3:00pm        “Transformers” Signing

  • Livio Ramondelli (artist of Transformers: Autocracy, writer/artist of The Kill Lock)
  • E.J. Su (artist of Transformers: Last Bot Standing)

3:30pm – 4:30pm        “IDW Original Series, Featuring Scott Snyder’s Dark Spaces” Signing

  • Liana Kangas (artist of Trve Kvlt)
  • Hayden Sherman (artist of Dark Spaces: Wildfire)
  • Scott Snyder (writer of Dark Spaces: Wildfire)


10:30am – 11:30am    “Canto” Signing

  • David M. Booher (writer of Canto)
  • Drew Zucker (artist of Canto)

11:30am – 12:30pm    “Trve Kvlt” Signing

  • Liana Kangas (artist of Trve Kvlt)

1:30pm – 2:30pm        “Dungeons & Dragons: Ravenloft” Signing

  • Casey Gilly (writer of Dungeons & Dragons: Ravenloft)

3:00pm – 4:00pm        “Radical: My Year with a Socialist Senator” Signing

  • Sofia Warren (writer/artist of Radical: My Year with a Socialist Senator)

5:30pm – 6:30pm        “Godzilla” Signing

  • Erik Burnham (writer of Godzilla: Monsters & Protectors)


10:00am – 11:00am    “The Beauty of Horror” Signing

  • Alan Robert (artist of The Beauty of Horror)

1:00pm – 2:00pm        “Ballad for Sophie” Signing

  • Juan Cavia (artist of Ballad for Sophie)
  • Filipe Melo (writer of Ballad for Sophie)

2:30pm – 4:00pm        “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin, Featuring Kevin Eastman” Signing

  • Ben Bishop (artist of TMNT: The Last Ronin)
  • Luis Antonio Delgado (colorist of TMNT: The Last Ronin)
  • Kevin Eastman (co-creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and writer/artist of TMNT: The Last Ronin)
  • Esau Escorza (artist of TMNT: The Last Ronin)
  • Isaac Escorza (artist of TMNT: The Last Ronin)
  • Tom Waltz (writer of TMNT: The Last Ronin and TMNT: The Armageddon Game)

6:00pm – 7:00pm        “Sea of Sorrows” Signing

  • Alex Cormack (artist of Sea of Sorrows)
  • Rich Douek (writer of Sea of Sorrows)


10:30am – 11:30am    “My Little Pony” Signing

  • Celeste Bronfman (artist of My Little Pony)
  • Amy Mebberson (writer of My Little Pony)

12:00pm – 1:00pm      “Sonic The Hedgehog” Signing

  • Gigi Dutreix (writer/inker/cover artist of Sonic The Hedgehog)
  • Adam Bryce Thomas (artist of Sonic The Hedgehog)

3:30pm – 4:30pm        “Top Shelf Productions” Signing

  • Juan Cavia (artist of Ballad for Sophie)
  • Filipe Melo (writer of Ballad for Sophie)
  • Kim Dwinell (writer/artist of Surfside Girls and The Science of Surfing)
  • Sofia Warren (writer/artist of Radical: My Year with a Socialist Senator)

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