Chris Ryall is the Editor-in-Chief of a new line of comics at Skybound Entertainment and the Editorial Director of Syzygy Publishing alongside Creative Director Ashley Wood. He was the Chief Creative Officer/EiC of IDW Publishing for 14 years, where he developed everything from Locke & Key to a revival of Rom and beyond. He is also an Eisner-nominated writer of Rom, Zombies vs Robots, Groom Lake, The Hollows, Dirk Gently, Comic Books 101, Doomed, Onyx, and more. And according to Bleeding Cool Magazine, he is perennially one of the Top 100 Most Powerful People in Comics.


Chris Ryall will be appearing Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at NCComicon Bull City at table A117.


Creator autographs and photos tend to range any where from free to a nominal fee. Info and pricing will be available at each creator’s table.


Friday November 9th at 2:00PM in Cinema One


Halloween may be over, but we still love getting scared! Come talk to writers and artists about the spooky stuff they make and what your next pick should be for a late-night read!

Friday November 9th at 5:00PM in Connie Moses

Pitching Comics

Join Internet Picnic Podcast hosts Cliff Bumgardner and Brad Hennigan as they pick the brains of Skybound Editor-in-Chief Chris Ryall and Oni Press’s Sarah Gaydos about all things pitching: from how to format your work to catch an editor’s eye to what you must include (and what you must leave out), this panel is a must for anyone wanting to get their work seen and published.


Portfolio Reviews

Table A117

Fri 4pm-5pm
Sat 1pm-2pm
Sun 12pm-1pm