NY Comicon 2009 MMO Panel Schedule
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Ten Ton Hammer New York Comicon Panels - February 7, 2009
11:15 am - Mythic Entertainment – Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning
Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning launched in September of 2008 as one of the top RvR online games on the market. WAR continues to grow rapidly and remains on the cutting edge of MMORPGs. Senior Producer Jeff Hickman and Creative Director Paul Barnett will be on hand to show new updates for WAR, answer questions from fans, and lead the crowd in the ever growing WAAAGH! (more info)
12:30 pm – Cartoon Network – FusionFall
Cartoon Network’s Fusion Fall just launched in January 2009 as one of the latest kid friendly online games for players. Fusion Fall combines your favorite Cartoon Network characters both old and new in a fight against the Fusions who are trying to take over the world. Senior Producer Chris Waldron and Content Designer Matt Schwartz will be there for fans and families to talk about the game and building a kid friendly online world. (more info)
1:45 pm – 38 Studios – Copernicus
38 Studios has become the MMO studio to watch in 2009. Created by MLB pitcher Curt Schilling and working with author R.A. Salvatore and artist Todd McFarlane, 38 Studios is a power team when it comes to designing an MMO. Building and creating an online game is a huge task, and 38 Studios has been secretly working on Project Copernicus for almost two years now. What does it take for a studio to build a game? Find out when User Interface Expert Irena Pereira, Community Manager Steve Danuser, and Director of Art Thom Ang show off some of 38 Studios development as well as answer questions from fans. (more info)
3:00 pm – Cryptic Studios – Champions Online and Star Trek Online
Known for launching City of Heroes and City of Villains, Cryptic Studios remains one of the top MMO development studios in the U.S. With upcoming projects like the super hero based, comic book heavy Champions Online and one of the largest sci-fi properties for an online game Star Trek, the studio remains very busy. Champions Online Executive Producer Bill Roper and Star Trek Online's Craig Zinkievich will be on hand to show off both games as well as talk with fans about these two exciting projects! (more info)
4:15 pm – Sony Online Entertainment – DC Universe
Imagine being a superhero in the DC Universe, imagine an online game that makes the leap to consoles with the PS3, imagine comic legend Jim Lee answering your questions. Now stop imagining: the DC Universe panel is here! Jim Lee and Sony Online developers will be hosting a panel for fans to show off the latest from DC Universe! (more info)
5:30 pm - MMO Roundtable Panel
Developers from all 5 studios will be on hand to talk about the video game industry, game development, and answer fan questions!