IDW Announces Comic-Con Exclusives In anticipation of Comic-Con International: San Diego 2011, IDW Publishing today announced the company’s Comic-Con exclusives, with items ranging from exclusive covers to LOCKE & KEY keys. Many of these items will only be made available for the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con. Dorothy of Oz Prequel. • Get a sneak peek at the Dorothy of Oz animated feature film coming in 2012 in the free preview comic! • Featuring a star-studded cast, including Lea Michele, Martin Short and Patrick Stewart, the film draws inspiration from the classic story “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by Frank L. Baum and the Oz adventure book series written by his great-grandson Roger S. Baum. • DOROTHY OF OZ preview comic (FREE) will be available at the IDW booth #2643 during Comic-Con, while supplies last.
Walk for Life 2011. We’re off to see the Wizard! On June 5th Londoners will be taking to the streets in support of Terrence Higgins Trust and people living with HIV for the 22nd annual Walk for Life. Taking in a 10K route that encompasses some of London’s most stunning landmarks, the annual Walk for Life event raises vital funds for people living with HIV in poverty.Walk for Life has always featured a strong fancy dress element, and this year the theme is the Wizard of Oz, turning London’s grey streets yellow for one special day in a pageant of colour and music. Expect to see a fair share of celebrities too;, past walkers have included Danni Minogue, Liz McClarnon and The Feeling.