DC: Year of the Villain

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Room: 1A06
Panelists: Greg Capullo, Cecil Castellucci, Cully Hamner, Jock, Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV, Josh Williamson
What happens when the villains of the DC universe finally got the upper hand? What kind of chaos will entail? Join the brains behind DC’s Year of The Villain as they take you on this twist of heroism and see what’s to come for the future of our favorite DC heroes. It’s looking pretty evil right now!

Super-Powered YA: DC Teen Reads for your #TBR Pile

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Room: 1A21
Panelists: Kami Garcia, Isaac Goodhart, Nicole Goux, Sarah Kuhn, Stuart Moore, Danielle Paige, Gabriel Picolo, Chris Wildgoose
Have you heard yet? DC has an exciting new lineup of original YA graphic novels that pair your favorite YA authors and artists with DC’s most popular characters. Join the creative minds behind these new books to hear first-hand how they put their unique spin on iconic DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains. Plus, get exclusive sneak peeks at upcoming titles and enjoy even more special surprises!

DC: Harley Quinn in Publishing

5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Room: 1A24
Panelists: Brian Azzarello, Kami Garcia, Sam Humphries, Emanuela Lupacchino, Mark Russell, Mariko Tamaki
While her career may have begun in Batman: The Animated Series, Harley Quinn’s enduring popularity has been carried by the talented creators and the adventures they’ve shaped for her in the comics. This panel takes a deep dive into Harley and her successful comic book career, past present and future. 

DC: House of Horrors

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Room: 1A24
Panelists: Aaron Campbell, Dani, Joe Hill, Laura Marks, Nick Robles, Si Spurrier, G. Willow Wilson
From Sandman, House of Secrets, House of Mystery and Weird War Tales, to the creature feature suspense of Swamp Thing and the esoteric terror of Animal Man, DC’s fantasy, supernatural and horror comics have kept readers’ hearts pounding and fear thriving. Now is your chance to meet a new generation of DC horror creators as they discuss their plans for the next era of the macabre. Come learn how these writers and artists will build on a legacy of terror and new nightmares.


All signings will be held at the DC booth (#SC4001).

Signings marked with an asterisk (**) are exclusive signings and listed under the Private Autograph section of the NYCC lottery system. Fans must have received confirmation of their lottery selections through the NYCC lottery portal in order to participate in these signings. For more information, please visit

10:30 AM

Ben Blacker
Mirka Andolfo


11:00 AM

Joelle Jones

Stanley "Artgerm" Lau


11:30 AM

Kami Garcia

Mico Suayan


12:00 PM

Tom King**

Clay Mann**


12:30 PM

Cecil Castellucci

Adriana Melo


1:00 PM

Frank Miller**

John Romita, Jr.**

Alex Sinclair**


1:30 PM

Brian Azzarello

Lee Bermejo


2:00 PM

Joshua Williamson

Howard Porter

Derrick Chew


2:30 PM

Doug Mahnke

Brad Walker


3:00 PM

Scott Snyder**



3:30 PM

Shea Fontana


4:00 PM

Mariko Tamaki


5:00 PM

Warner Bros. Pictures Cast**


The following activites will take place at the DC booth (#SC4001) unless otherwise noted.

  • Birds Of Prey Cosplay Meetup
  • Mayhem descends upon New York Comic Con. Join us for a Birds of Prey-themed cosplay meetup, Saturday 10/5 at 6:15 pm at the DC booth!


  • Strike your best Superhero (or Super-Villain) pose and be part of a scene alongside your favorite characters. This year’s roster includes DETECTIVE COMICS #1000, BATMAN: HUSH, DARK NIGHTS: METAL, TITANS, DC SUPER HERO GIRLS, HARLEY QUINN and BIRDS OF PREY!

  • Spend like a hero. Earn powerful rewards. The DC Power Visa team will be on hand accepting applications for the DC Power Visa credit card. As an exclusive offer for NYCC, fans that apply at the DC booth will receive a Mondo DC Collectibles Batman Black & White lithograph by Todd McFarlane! For more details on the DC Power Visa credit card, visit!

  • DC UNIVERSE members can visit the DCU area of the DC booth to receive exclusive, members-only gear and other special NYCC items! 
  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • DC Fans and DC UNIVERSE members can come escape the hectic convention floor, enjoy unique experiences, talent meet-ups and an array of programmed entertainment throughout the weekend including special events and giveaways as well as exciting appearances from surprise guests!

  • DCUHQ at the Hudson Yards Loft will debut “The Fantabulous Evolution of One Harley Quinn Gallery”, an immersive pop-up installation just steps from the Javits Center, and open to the public. 

  • This fun, interactive exhibit will invite fans to experience the evolution of DC’s most delightfully deranged Super-Villain. From her first comic book appearance to her upcoming animated series and her next big-screen adventure, get a sneak peek at all things Harley Quinn including special edition cover art, original and exclusive art from the new animated series as well as model sheets, sketches, collectibles, props, costumes and more.  The exhibit will feature art by Amanda Conner, Jim Lee and Bruce Timm, among others. No badges, tickets or reservations required!

  • DCUHQ can be found at 447 W 36th St Fl 3, New York, NY 10018