I plan to be at the San Diego Comic Con again this year. I was surprised to recently learn that legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki will make a brief appearance at the Con. Miyazaki is famously reclusive and has never been to the USA before, so this is a big deal. He is considered to be something like the “Walt Disney” of Japanese animation. I especially enjoyed his films My Friend Totoro, Porco Rosso, and Spirited Away.
The Comic Con web site has a few more details: