Stan Lee Attends LINE Webtoons Panel At San Diego Comic Con
LINE Webtoon, a digital comic service, had its San Diego Comic Con debut this year and they threw a VIP cocktail party and hosted the “The Future of Comics in a Digital World” panel. In attendance for the panel were LINE Webtoon founder JunKoo Kim, CEO of Top Cow Marc Silvestri, Youtube superstar Michelle Phan and Marvel Comics writer and editor/VP of International Development C.B. Cebulski, and Webtoon’s Tom Akel.
Stan Lee made a surprise appearance at the panel to discuss his partnership with LINE Webtoon and his company POW Entertainment. They are launching a contest that allows aspiring comic creators to submit their superhero themed comics for a chance to win the grand prize of $30,000 and guidance from Stan Lee himself.
Michelle Phan will be launching a 26 chapter series called The Enchantress which is set in a world where one hero’s elemental magic and alchemy may be humanity’s only hope.
Marc Silvestri will be launching the next phase of his hit comic Cyber Force, which was created by Marc and written by Matt Hawkins. The new Cyber Force series launches exclusively on LINE Webtoon in the Fall of 2015.