Comic-Con 2016: Sunday schedule

The last day of Comic-Con International is less exciting than the rest of the weekend but still features events sure to delight fans. Some of the noteworthy panels include TV show “Supernatural” in Hall H, show creators of “Sherlock” sharing insights and the latest news on popular video game “ Lego Dimensions.”

What sets Sunday apart is a substantial number of events for kids, and even a church service.

It will also be the last day of an exhibition celebrating the 20th season of South Park at the Martin Luther King Jr. Promenade across from the Convention Center. The interactive display will allow fans to insert themselves into iconic scenes, organizers said.

Here are some highlights, with official descriptions courtesy of the folks at Comic-Con.

For the complete Sunday schedule, go here.

Comic-Con 2016 schedule

The Great Draw-Off

A panel of bestselling kids’ comics creators engage in a live draw-off with audience participation. Perfect for kids of all ages! Featuring comic greats Jeffrey Brown (Jedi Academy), Nathan Hale (Hazardous Tales), Dana Simpson (Phoebe and Her Unicorn), Lucas Turnbloom (Dream Jumpers), and Judd Winnick (Hilo). This interactive experience will by moderated by sibling duo Jennifer and Matthew Holm (Babymouse, Sunny Side Up), with color commentary and sound effects by Tom Racine (Tall Tale Radio podcast).

Room 30CDE, 10 a.m.-11a.m.

Christian Comic Arts Society

There will be a short sermon by Steve Weese (Fans for Christ) and then panelists will discuss how they share the Gospel within the comic book and pop culture arena. The panel will feature Sergio Cariello (Action Bible), Joe Queen (Geeky Guys for GOD), Erin Weidermann (Bible Belles), Jerrell Connor (Restoration), and moderator Dr. Thomas Parham (Azusa Pacific University).

Room 28DE, 10 a.m.-11a.m.


Amanda Abbington (Mary Watson), Mark Gatiss (co-creator/executive producer/writer), Steven Moffat (co-creator/executive producer/writer), and Sue Vertue (producer) discuss the latest adventures of Sherlock Holmes and his long-suffering faithful friend, Dr. John Watson. Moderated by Chris Hardwick. Coming to PBS Masterpiece during the 2016-17 season.

Hall H, 10 a.m.-11a.m.

DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year

Girls around the world now have their very own Super Hero universe in which to play, watch, read and be inspired! To further bring this all-new realm to life, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is releasing DC Super Hero Girls shorts, TV specials and - as a Comic-Con exclusive presentation - the World Premiere of DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year. After the screening, voice cast members and filmmakers will discuss the animated feature-length movie, as well as spotlight the partnership between WB Consumer Products, DC Entertainment and Mattel in bringing the DC Super Hero Girls to life with a full line of action dolls, figures, accessories and playsets in the Fall of 2016. Also on the docket is a look at DC’s first-ever original graphic novel for DC Super Hero Girls, as well as books from Random House.

Room 6BCF, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

LEGO Dimensions

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, and The LEGO Group offer Comic-Con attendees a new glimpse inside the ever-expanding realm of LEGO Dimensions. Be among the first to see a new trailer, new characters, and game features in this unparalleled mash-up game experience. Featuring key members of the TT Games development team and voice acting talent. All attendees will receive a limited-edition LEGO Green Arrow minifigure! LEGO Dimensions is now available for PlayStation4 and PlayStation3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and the Wii U system.

Room 6DE, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Spider-man (Comic book)

Learn more about the upcoming mega-event Dead No More: The Clone Conspiracy, which finds Spider-Man amidst a gauntlet of his greatest foes and marks the arrival of a mysterious new villain plus the return of loved ones lost! Plus, get the low-down on the rest of the Spider-family and other street-level characters. Panelists include editor-in-chief Axel Alonso, Marvel talent scout Rickey Purdin, and associate editor Devin Lewis, as well as Peter David (Spider-Man 2099), and Robbie Thompson (Silk).

Room 5AB, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.


Series stars Jared Padalecki ( Friday the 13th [2009]), Jensen Ackles ( My Bloody Valentine 3D), Misha Collins (Ringer), and Mark A. Sheppard (Battlestar Galactica), along with executive producers Robert Singer (Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman) and Andrew Dabb (Supernatural) to answer questions from the audience about what’s in store for the 12th season of this exciting series. Fans will also be treated to an exclusive video presentation of series highlights, as well as a portion of the special features from the upcoming Supernatural: The Complete Eleventh Season DVD and Blu-ray release on September 6. The 12th season of Supernatural will premiere this fall in its new Thursday time period at 9/8c on The CW. The series is produced by Kripke Enterprises Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Hall H, 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Build your own R2-D2

Get all of the information you need to build your own fully functional droid character from the Star Wars universe. Experienced builders share their knowledge and expertise to make your build a success.

Room 30CDE, 12 p.m.-1 p.m.

Lego Ninjago

Tommy Andreasen (showrunner), Kevin and Dan Hageman (writers, Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu), join Simon Lucas (design lead), Christopher Stamp (designer), and Nelson Lamonica (property lead) discuss the latest season of the Cartoon Network TV series, offer a behind-the-scenes look at the development of the toys, and talk about new stories in the Ninjago universe. Vincent Tong (voice actor) will discuss his role as the voice of Kai, the Red Ninja. Moderated by Brian Bowler (marketing director).

Room 7AB, 1 p.m.-2 p.m.

Ed McGuinness

With a dynamic and instantly recognizable style, veteran comic book artist Ed McGuinness (Spider-Man/Deadpool, Guardians of the Galaxy) has become a fan-favorite and an industry icon. This special interview/Q&A session/presentation, moderated by Marvel editor Devin Lewis, will fill you in on just what goes on in the mind of one of the best action comic book artists in the biz today!

Room 5AB, 1:45 p.m.-2:45 p.m.

John Barrowman

John Barrowman (Arrow, Torchwood, Doctor Who) is an entertainer with a capital E: He sings; he dances; he acts; he presents; he judges. Ask him anything.

Room 6BCF, 2 p.m.-3 p.m.

Kids draw superheroes

A panel of professional cartoonists and graphic novelists draw superheroes based on suggestions from the audience. They will walk the kids through how they approach character design and basic drawing technique. They will also talk about superhero powers and abilities and a little about the history of comics as well. Then they’ll help kids draw their own characters with the provided worksheets.

Room 2, 3 p.m.-4 p.m.

Source: DiscoverSD