|08.14.2010 - If you are planning to attend this year's Metro Comic Convention they have finally released the official schedule set for August 21 and 22, 2010. |
There will be an abundance of happenings from panel discussions to band performances.
Of course the eagerly awaited cosplay competition is also in the list of activities. It has been a staple and a part of the template of conventions.
Its going to be a crowded house once again as the SM Megamall's Megatrade Hall area will be stocked full of people taking photos and hanging out with fellow geeks.
Its going to be another party of events happening at the Metro Comic Convention, where your filipino comic book artists takes center stage as well at the panel. Check out the komikero himself Gerry Alanaguilan, who will be there to sign your Elmer and his latest works for you.
If you clueless on what's going to happen here is the complete list...
DAY 1 – August 21, Saturday
10:00 Gates open
12:00-1:00pm – Band Performance – WETT DOGG
1:00pm-2:00pm – Game Developer’s Association Panel
Get an in-depth scoop on the Video Gaming industry in the Philippines, and find out more about how involved Pinoy Talents are in the development and production of your favorite games!
2:00pm-3:00pm – Kartunista Panel (moderated by EJ Howard)
Meet, greet, and listen to the talented men and women behind your favorite cartoon strips HAZEL MANZANO (Callwork), LYNDON GREGORIO (Beerkada), FREELY ABRIGO (Kulas), ANDREW VILLAR (Ambush) and MANIX ABRERA (Kiko Machine) as they talk about things such as their creative processes, latest releases, and more!
3:00pm-4:00pm – Band Performance – MARRY ME AMY
4:00pm-5:00pm – Marvel Panel (moderated by RJLedesma)
Celebrity and self-confessed comic-book enthusiast RJ LEDESMA interviews Fan-Favorite Pinoy Marvel Artists on stage!
5:00pm-6:00pm – Veterans Panel (moderated by Gerry Alanguilan)
World –renowned Komikero, Gerry Alanguilan, helps us gather facts about the rise and fall of local komiks industry through the eyes of the people who had seen every moment of komiks happen: our legendary veteran komiks artists! Don’t miss this segment and learn about the possible future of komiks!
6:00pm-8:00pm – Lifetime Achievement Awarding Ceremonies
Witness history unfold as Metro Comic-Con exalts 3 of the Philippine Komiks Industry’s unto the Hall of Fame, with the first MCC Lifetime Achievement Awards!
DAY 2 – August 22, Sunday
10:00 am Gates Open
12:00-1:00pm – Band Performance –FROM ETERNITY
1:00pm-2:00pm – Film Showing – SUPERMAN : DOOMSDAY
Witness how the World’s Greatest Super-hero faced his Doomsday, brought to us by Magnavision Inc. and DC@75!
2:00pm-3:00pm – Creativoices Feature
Meet the talented people that give voices to your well-loved Asianovelas and Anime shows! Join them on stage as they showcase their talents and throw in very familiar voices!
3:00pm-4:00pm – Band Performance –FLUSH AND THE TOILETS
4:00pm-6:00pm – Cosplay Competition (Intermission by Cloud 9)
Who would you wanna be for a day? Dress up and join the Cosplay Competition made possible by Cosplay.ph! And watch out for the intermission treat from fast-rising all-female group CLOUD 9!
7:00pm-8:00pm – Awarding of Contest Winners
The best of the best from each of our cool contests get rewarded for their awesomeness!
8:00-onwards – Band Performance (Rap Performances)- KIDY’ALL /X’O ICY