SDCC schedule: Friday brings EU events!

There are two panels for Star Wars Expanded Universe fans at San Diego Comic Con on Friday; One on books with Shelly Shapiro and Timothy Zahn, and Dark Horse’s dedicated Star Wars panel with Randy Stradley, John Jackson Miller, Shelly Shapiro and more.

A second Clone Wars panel, with focuses on animation. Pablo Hidalgo hosts, with Dave Filoni and CG lighting and FX supervisor Joel Aron. Lego and Hasbro are also throwing dedicated Star Wars panels, while folks from eFX, Gentle Giant, Kotobukiya and Sideshow will have a collectibles update.

Also noteworthy: A Robot Chicken panel, and ‘Genre Authors Explore the End Times,’ featuring Mira Grant (Feed) and several other authors of post-apocalyptic books.