Artist Rob Guillory, co-creator of CHEW, signs at Heroes Haven Comics on Friday, January 27, 2017 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM.
4339 Gunn Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618
|West Toronto Card & Collector Show – Win An Auston Matthews Rookie Card|
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Sunday January 15th, 2017
45 tables + HUGE PRIZES!! Win an Auston Matthews Young Guns Rookie Card @ 2:30PM
Toronto Plaza Hotel
The very best in sports cards, memorabilia, autographs, jerseys, a few vintage toys and comics too!
Find all your favourite Toronto Blue Jays, Maples Leafs and Raptors
Tons of giveaways and freebies for the kids too!
For more info, please visit www.westtorontocardshow.com
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Toronto Plaza Hotel, 1677 Wilson Ave
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The Great Lakes Comic-Con returns on February 24-25, 2017 at Macomb Community College. Special Guests Include: Wrestling legend Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Greg Land (Uncanny X-Men, Sojourn), Angel Medina (Spawn, The Incredible Hulk), Alex Saviuk (Spectacular Spider-Man), Tom Cook, Keith Pollard, Arvell Jones, William Messner-Loebs, Jason Moore, and many more!
The Great Lakes Comic-Con, or GLCC, is a comic, toy, and collectible event that runs annually in the Metro-Detroit Area (Michigan). The goals of GLCC are to provide a venue for collectors and dealers to get together, buy/sell some of their favorite collectibles, and support children’s literacy, as well as other child-related charities.
For The Great Lakes Comic-Con, we will be supporting Reading is Fundamental (www.rif.org). Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) is the largest children’s literacy nonprofit organization in the United States. The goal is a literate America in which all children have access to books and discover the joys and value of reading.
Artist Michael Whelan opens a retrospective exhibition at the Riverside Art Museum on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 7:00 PM.
Beyond Science Fiction is the world premiere exhibition of major works by artist Michael Whelan. This interactive show will transport you to distant worlds and alternate realities, both familiar and fantastic.
Whelan is one of the world’s premier painters of imaginative realism. For 40 years, he has created book and album covers for authors and musicians like Isaac Asimov, Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, Anne MacCaffrey, Robert Heinlein, Melanie Rawn, Michael Moorcock, the Jacksons, and Meatloaf. His clients have included every major U.S. book publisher, CBS Records, the Franklin Mint, and many more.
As the most honored artist in Science Fiction, Whelan has won an unprecedented 15 Hugo Awards, three World Fantasy Awards, and 13 Chesleys from the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists. The readers of Locus Magazine have named him Best Professional Artist 30 times in their annual poll and the Spectrum Annual of the Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art named him a Grand Master in 2004. Other noteworthy awards include a Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators, a Grumbacher Gold Medal, and the Solstice Award from the Science Fiction Writers of America.
In 2009, he was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame, which includes such luminaries as H.G. Wells, Philip K. Dick, Gene Roddenberry, H.R. Giger, Octavia E. Butler, and Ursula K. Le Guin.
Riverside Art Museum
3425 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501
Actor Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones, The Red Road) will be joining us at Long Beach Comic Expo on Saturday February 18, 2017 only! SAVE THE DATE! Barbarian, Dothraki and soon to be Fish Whisperer in DC’s JUSTICE LEAGUE movie and an AQUAMAN stand-alone spinoff, Jason Momoa is also headed to Netflix to star in the action/adventure series FRONTIER.
Other guests include Tim Bradstreet, Jim Cheung, Agnes Garbowska, Keron Grant, Mike Kunkel, Todd Nauck, Amy Reeder, Frank Tieri, and Mark Waid.
Long Beach Comic Expo is an annual event held at the Long Beach Convention Center each spring. It’s a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. At Long Beach Comic Expo, you’ll find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings, and meet & greet sessions with celebrities. For more specific information about the show, please use the FAQ button on the website (www.longbeachcomicexpo.com). Long Beach Comic Expo is a production of MAD Event Management, LLC.
Tickets available at the link: http://lbce2017.eventbrite.com
January 13, 2017 by Joe Fauvel
Filed under Animation, Anime, Book Festivals, Collectibles, Comic Books, Comic Strips, Convention News, Cosplay, Gaming, Horror, Manga, Movies, North Carolina, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Sports, Television, Video Games, Webcomics
Come celebrate at the original North Carolina comic convention. We’re keeping it old school with comic book vendors and comic creators at Grady Cole Center on Saturday, January 28, 2017. More info coming soon, don’t miss it!
Steven Sanders (Throwaways) signs at Elite Comics on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 4:00 PM for Image Day 2017.
11842 Quivira Road, Overland Park, KS 66210
January 13, 2017 by Joe Fauvel
Filed under Animation, Anime, Book Festivals, Collectibles, Comic Books, Comic Strips, Convention News, Cosplay, Florida, Gaming, Horror, Manga, Movies, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Sports, Television, Video Games, Webcomics
Sting has just been announced as a special guest for FLORIDA SUPERCON July 27-30, 2017 at The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention Center
Sting will be appearing on Saturday July 29, 2017 from 12:00pm – 3:00pm only! He will be appearing in full makeup and wrestling gear! Go to https://
Sting is a wrestling legend, best known for his career with World Championship Wrestling (WCW), Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), and most recently with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Sting is regarded as one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, having held a total of 25 total championships throughout his career, including 21 between WCW and TNA, which includes 14 major world championship reigns, in a three decade career. Sting was inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame in 2012 and WWE Hall of Fame in 2016.
Sting joins other Wrestling Stars Ric Flair, Amy “Lita” Dumas, Mick Foley, and Jerry “The King” Lawler at Florida Supercon!
Florida Supercon is 4 days of fun featuring celebrity guests, comic book creators, voice actors, industry guests, cosplayers, artists, writers, panels, Q&A’s, films & shorts, costume & cosplay contests, vendors, parties, anime, workshops, video gaming and more! TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE @ www.floridasupercon.com. Use promo code SUPER25 to save 25% off General Admission and VIP Tickets for a LIMITED TIME.
Over 150 guests will be announced in the weeks and months leading up to the show! Some of the guests already confirmed include:
TV & Movie Stars: Joel Hodgson (MST3K), Chris Sarandon (The Nightmare Before Christmas, The Princess Bride, Fright Night), Ken Page (The Nightmare Before Christmas, Cats), Brian O’Halloran (Clerks, Chasing Amy), Jason David Frank (Power Rangers), Amy Jo Johnson (Power Rangers), Tony Todd (Candyman, Star Trek, Final Destination), Cindy Morgan (Caddyshack, Tron), and more to come!
Animation and Anime Stars: Michael Bell (G.I. Joe, Plastic Man, The Smurfs, Transformers), Colleen Clinkenbeard (Dragonball Z Kai, Fairy Tail, One Piece, Yuri on Ice), Shanon Farnon (Super Friends, Valley of the Dinosaurs), Josh Grelle (Attack on Titan, Date A Live, Free!, Yuri on Ice), Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen, Justice League Action, Lego Star Wars, Squidbillies), and more to come!
Comic Book Creators: Neal Adams, George Perez, Mike Zeck, David Finch, Jose Delbo, Allen Bellman, John Beatty, and more to come!
Wrestling Stars: Ric Flair, Sting, Amy “Lita” Dumas, Mick Foley, Jerry “The King” Lawler, and more to come!
Plus dozens of Cosplay Guests, Entertainment Guests, and Fan Groups!
Check out our Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/
Marat Mychaels appears at Vegas Comics on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from noon till 4:00 PM.
Marat Mychaels (Artist for Deadpooh) is an extreme artist who has forged a successful career post Image Comics with stints on Deadpool Corps for Marvel Comics with Grifter for DC Comics. He recently created two exclusive pieces for Vegas Comics:
IDW’s GI Joe #1 STORE EXCLUSIVE ~ A LIMITED EDITION (1000 COPIES) will be available for purchase and signature at the event.
Ladies of DC & Ladies of Marvel prints ~ LIMITED to 100 prints will be available for purchase and signature at the event.
Commission pieces are available – DM for details.
8866 South Eastern Ave #103, Las Vegas, NV 89123
Rosie Knight and Nick Marino appears at Shoreline Comics on Saturday, January 21st from 2:00 – 6:00 PM to sign the first issue of their new superhero series, Cougar and Cub!
401-435 Shoreline Village Dr, Long Beach, CA 90802