I just got exclusive word that comic creator and editor Tom DeFalco will be making an appearance at the New Jersey Comic Expo on November 18th. DeFalco is former Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics, was a writer on Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four and Thor and the co-creator of Spider-Girl, Silver Sable, Darkhawk, Dazzler, Thunderstrike and more. He will be appearing on a special tribute panel to Stan Lee courtesy of Apex Comics Group.
Apex Comics Group is the publisher of Stan Lee’s God Woke a hardcover graphic novel that just won an Independent Publisher Book Award. It’s been called Stan’s most personal work in his 75-year career. Included is a tribute essay by journalist, author and former Marvel writer Frank Lovece with contributions by DeFalco, Larry Lieber, Dan Slott, Tony Isabella, Danny Fingeroth, Jim Salicrup and others. Non-autographed version are available at Facebook.com/StanLeesGodWoke/ or attendees of the show can get an autographed version — including the Gold Signature Con Exclusive — at the Apex Comics booth, #1008.
Also on the panel are A Daze Work creators Tim Walsh and Chris Robinson, and Apex president / publisher Mariano Nicieza and art director Wilson Ramos Jr., who will preview such projects in development as Vampires vs. Nazis and L.P. Daniels’ Split City.