BotCon 2013: IDW VIP Tour Guest James Roberts

{mosimage}Ready for BotCon 2013 in San Diego? Comics ready to be doodled by some of IDW Publishing's crew? To quote Swindle, "But WAIT! There's MORE!"

For those attending IDW's VIP tour, they'll will get a special treat of meeting Transformers comic writer James Roberts! (In a manner of speaking.)

IDW PUBLISHING is hosting a VIP TOUR of the comic book publisher's offices on Thursday, June 27th—the week of Botcon—and we are pleased to announce that TRANSFORMERS: MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE writer JAMES ROBERTS will be joining us via videoconference! James will discuss upcoming plots and answer questions from the tour guests! 

James is joining the already-announced guests (all live and in-person): Livio Ramondelli (artist of TRANSFORMERS: MONSTROSITY), Josh Burcham (Botcon comic artist and MTMTE colorist), John Barber (TF editor and TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE writer), Mairghread Scott (TRANSFORMERS PRIME: BEAST HUNTERS writer), Matt Frank (TF COLLECTOR'S CLUB and MARS ATTACKS TRANSFORMERS artist), and Michael Kelly (Director, Global Publishing at Hasbro)—plus an impressive array of gifts, Q&A with editorial staff, and hands-on tutorials on making comics!

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More guests will be announced soon!

BotCon 2013 runs from June 27 through June 30, 2013.