Viz to Host Stan Lee at New York Comic Con

Mike Ferreira (Editor) — April 16th, 2008 — 23:20
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Viz announced that they will provide several services at this year's New York Comic Con. The most notable of these events is a special press event with Stan Lee, Takanori Asada (Editor of Jump SQUARE), and Marc Weidenbaum(Editor-in-chief of Shonen Jump). At the event, Lee will discuss Ultimo, his collaborative work with Shaman King creator Hiroyuki Takei. The event will be held on April 18.

Aside from the press event, Viz will provide a manga lounge on the main show floor. Viz will also and screen episodes of Bleach and Death Note. Bleach and Death Note will run on April 18, with Bleach taking the 4:00-5:00PM slot, and Death Note the 7:00PM to 8:00PM slot.

The New York Comic Con will be held from April 18 to April 20.