Los Angeles Comic Con takes place this weekend at the Staples Center. Saturday is usually the day that causes the most conflict with con-goers because of so many interesting panels to check out. To make this weekend even harder, below is yet another interesting panel announcement on Saturday from the multi-platform company 451 Media Group, co-founded by Michael Bay. Check out the following press release for more information. From the covers it looks like their titles might be worth a read! Let us know in the comments if you will be going to the panel!
Entertech trailblazer to host interactive session with comic book creators, teases new 2018 lineup
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 27, 2017) – 451 Media Group, a multi-platform entertainment company, today announced it will be hosting a panel at this year’s Los Angeles Comic Con, featuring some of the creators behind its highly lauded graphic novels. The company will also be unveiling a new title for 2018. Featuring titles created by some of the most sought-after TV and movie writers, the panel will give fans exclusive access to the creative minds behind 451’s diverse portfolio of titles. The panel will be held Saturday October 28th at 11:30 AM in room 410 at Los Angeles Comic Con, Staples Center.
Co-founded by acclaimed director and producer Michael Bay, 451 delivers an immersive entertainment experience combining cutting edge digital technology with content from some of the Hollywood’s top creative minds. The Comic Con Panel – “Meet the Creators Behind 451” – will feature creators from some of 451’s most popular series, including:
-David Baron (Creator/ writer of STAINED)
-Dylan Mulick + Stephanie Salyers (Writer / creators of NVRLND)
-Grant Myers (Creator/ writer of ALIEN RACE)
-Mathew Garland (writer on ALIEN RACE)
-Gavin Hignight (writer on ALIEN RACE)
Also in attendance will be James Seale, creator and writer of SAFEHAVEN, a new and exciting series debuting in 2018. Attendees will receive a sneak peak of the new series, as well as other new titles in 451 Media’s 2018 lineup.
Coming Full Circle with SAFEHAVEN
SAFEHAVEN tells the story of high school comic artist Jenna, whose drawings create a dark portal to an evil dimension connected to the world of comics she created. Seale’s story was discovered by 451 Media’s team at last year’s comic con, and is the culmination of the company’s commitment to discover and cultivate the best in talent and entertainment.
True to their mission of creating multi-platform, multimedia experiences for their audience, the company is in development of an augmented reality (AR) experience for the series as well.
The Ultimate Fan Experience
Hot off its successful return to this year’s New York Comic Con (NYCC), 451 Media Group will be offering its west coast fans the opportunity to enjoy their nine titles, previously only available in single issues created by marquee Hollywood talent, now available as complete trade paperback editions loaded with bonus never seen before seen art and behind the scenes content. Visitors to its LACC booth will also be treated to teasers of its upcoming series as well.
In addition, the popular Nerdist Podcast The Half Hour Happy Hour with Alison + Alex will be shooting live from the floor at 451’s booth on Friday October 27th at 2pm. Hosts Alison Haislip and Alex Albrecht will sit down with David Baron, creator and writer of STAINED. http://nerdist.com/tag/half-hour-happy-hour/
451 will be streaming LIVE both podcast and panel through their strategic partner, Ion360 U’s 360 4K camera. Check out more on Ion360 U at 451’s booth at LA Comic Con.
Stan Lee’s L.A. Comic Con is an annual multi-media pop culture extravaganza, held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. L.A. Comic Con assembles the most exciting and innovative in comics, video games, sci-fi, fantasy, horror and all things pop-culture and attracts over 90,000 fans across a diverse range of geek and pop culture fandoms. The annual event will be held on October 27-29, 2017 at the LA Convention Center. Visit 451 Media at Booth #1109.
About 451 Media Group
451 Media Group is a technology-focused intellectual property (IP) development & entertainment company. Working with cutting edge technology and highly accomplished talent, 451 is a multi-tiered platform content creator that combines publishing, entertainment, media and technology together with the industry’s leading writers, artists and tech visionaries to captivate and engage readers in a unique digital experience. 451 Media Group was co-founded by Michael Bay, Anthony Gentile, John Gentile and Douglas Nunes. Visit us at https://www.4five1.com