Eighth Annual WBTVG and TV Guide Magazine Comic-Con Mashup Crossover Spotlights Studio’s Series

(July 12, 2017 – Burbank, CA) – The CW’s stable of DC Super Heroes joins “Riverdale” students and “Supernatural” as the annual partnership of Warner Bros. Television (WBTV) and TV Guide Magazine reconvenes for the eighth year in a row, joining forces on another special Warner Bros.–themed Comic-Con special edition of the magazine. The four collectible covers feature the following WBTV series and stars:

    • “Riverdale’s” KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes and Cole Sprouse
    • “Supergirl’s” Melissa Benoist
    • “Supernatural’s” Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles
    • and a trio of DC Super Heroes —“ Arrow’s” Stephen Amell, “Black Lightning’s” Cress Williams and “The Flash’s” Grant Gustin — together on one cover!

For a sneak peek at the four covers and to download all cover designs, click here:

    • Once again, Warner Bros. will distribute the TV Guide Magazine special issue to fans for free at the Warner Bros. booth — #4545 on the convention floor — throughout Comic-Con, beginning on Preview Night, Wednesday, July 19, and continuing through Sunday, July 23.

    • For those unable to attend Comic-Con in person, all four collectible covers will be on sale at retailers nationwide, as well as online at beginning July 18. The special issue will also be available for digital download on Amazon Kindle Fire, Barnes & Noble Nook, Google Play and Zinio.

Fans reading the 88-page special issue will find features and photos dedicated to the following programs:

• Returning Comic-Con favorites “The 100,” “Arrow,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “Blindspot,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrrow,” “The Flash,” “Gotham,” “iZOMBIE,” “Lucifer,” “The Originals,” “People of Earth,” “Riverdale,” “Supergirl” and “Supernatural.”

• Previews of WBTV’s highly anticipated new series “Black Lightning,” “Krypton,” “Deception,” “Young Sheldon,” “Titans” and “Castle Rock”

• An animated look at Wonder Woman with Warner Bros. Animation’s “Justice League Action,” in addition to life lessons with the heroes of hit series “Teen Titans Go!,” the most outrageous jokes from “Mike Tyson Mysteries,” plus a sneak peek at digital series “Freedom Fighters: The Ray” and upcoming animated series “Unikitty!,” “Wacky Races” and “Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz.”

And if that’s not more than enough for you, there’s more, including:

    • An exclusive 10.5” X 19” pull-out poster from “Westworld”

    • A 20-page pull-out “Archie” comic based on the hit series “Riverdale,” with two stories by executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa

    • A retrospective look at the 10 years and 30 animated features of the DC Universe, including a sneak peek at the upcoming DC Universe Original Animated Movie “Batman and Harley Quinn” from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment

    • Plus, all the finger-licking good scoop on DC’s crossover title with Kentucky Fried Chicken’s Colonel Harland Sanders

    • Behind-the-scenes photos from Comic-Con 2016

    • All the scoop on the stories behind the S.T.A.R. Labs doppelgangers in “The Flash”; the National City super women of “Supergirl”; the newest members of Team Arrow; costuming the JSA in “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”; two-on-two interviews with the stars of “The Originals” and “Gotham”; a post-apocalyptic timeline for “The 100”; “iZOMBIE’s” best brain food recipes; fan-friendly quizzes for “Supernatural” and “Riverdale”; “The Big Bang Theory” cast’s favorite episodes; “Westworld’s” Men in Black sing; Mark Pellegrino’s “Supernatural” Lucifer; “Lucifer’s” demon sidekick Lesley-Ann Brandt; a “Blindspot” breakdown of the series’ epic fights; and more

    • Burning questions answered about fan-favorite shows, including “The 100,” “Arrow,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “Blindspot,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow,” “The Flash,” “Gotham,” “iZOMBIE,” “Lucifer,” “The Originals,” “Riverdale,” “Supergirl,” “Supernatural” and “Westworld”

    • And so much more…!

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