Artist Marvin Law appears at Stadium Comics on Saturday July 9th to sign comics and prints!
499 Main Street South, Brampton, ON L6Y 1N7
Michael Hill, Roberto Duque, and Gabe Wong sign at Alpha Comics on Saturday, July 23 from noon till 5:00 PM.
Lynnwood Shopping Centre #9
7005 18th Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 1Y1, Canada
Richard Comely, creator & artist of Captain Canuck, signs at Dr. Comics’ grand opening on Saturday July 16, 2016 from noon till 6:00 PM. There will also be a store-wide sale and door prizes.
79 Mississaga Street East, Orillia, ON L3V1V4
Creator Jason Loo and guest-writer “Fearless” Fred Kennedy appear at Silver Snail Comics to sign copies of Pitiful Human-Lizard #8 on Wednesday, June 29th from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. Fred will also be signing copies of his Chapterhouse debut, The Fourth Planet #1.
The Silver Snail
329 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1R7
Come one, come all, to a very special launch event for ROMEO AND/OR JULIET, the new chooseable-path novel from Ryan North! You may remember Ryan North from his first chooseable-path novel To Be Or Not To Be, or great works like Machine of Death, Dinosaur Comics, Squirrel Girl, Adventure Time, and many more!
This event starts with a fun gathering and informal signing in front of The Beguiling on Tuesday, June 7th at 5:00 PM, followed by a group read-along at 6:00 PM, and informal signing with Ryan and some of the many excellent artists included in the book at 7:00 PM. Location is all outside, in front of The Beguiling, with rain-out location being inside The Central bar next door.
Joining us for this event will be the following artists of Romeo and/or Juliet:
…and quite possibly more!
601 Markham Street, Toronto, ON M6G 2L7
Bestselling author Terry Brooks will sign copies of the new Shannara book, THE SORCERER’S DAUGHTER, on Monday , June 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM at Indigo! He will also be reading from a forthcoming unpublished book and answering your questions!
Indigo – Sherway Gardens
25 The West Mall, Toronto, Ontario, M9C 1B8
May 24, 2016 by Brian Pate
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BANDAI NAMCO ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA INC. OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES THE TEKKEN 7: THE KING OF THE IRON FIST TOURNAMENT 2016 FOR NORTH AMERICA
SANTA CLARA, Calif., (May 19, 2016) – Leading video game developer and publisher, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., today announced the TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America , scheduled to hit major North American cities throughout the rest of the year in anticipation of the home console release of TEKKEN 7 .
The TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America aims to bring together the top TEKKEN players from around the country for the largest ever TEKKEN tournament in North America for a knockdown, drag-out competition through 18 different cities across the United States and Canada for bragging rights and cash prizes. The nationwide tournament series is the only place in North America for fans to get their hands on the arcade version of TEKKEN 7.
“The TEKKEN series is a cornerstone of the fighting game community and continues to evolve and advance the genre forward with each installment,” said Katsuhiro Harada, Director of TEKKEN Project at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. “I’m excited to see what the North American TEKKEN community is made of as they compete over the next seven months in the TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 in North America.”
“The TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America series of events expands upon our tournament footprint that was set in motion earlier this year through our partnership with Wizard World Comic Cons and Gaming Tour,” said Eric Hartness, Vice President of Marketing at BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. “The added reach of the TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America events will ensure that TEKKEN fans across the country will have an opportunity to experience the next chapter of the storied TEKKEN videogame franchise and compete for cash and glory.”
The TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America began on February 19, 2016 at Wizard World in Portland, OR and will continue through November 6, 2016 at the Wizard World Comic Con and Gaming Tour in Pittsburg, PA. Tournaments will be held at Wizard World Comic Con and Gaming Tour sites and key fighting game circuit cities. Each tournament event will feature a prize pool of $3,000 with a final prize pool of $20,000 at the TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America finals. For full tournament rules and regulations please visit
TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016 – North America schedule and locations:
|February 19-21||Portland, OR||Wizard World|
|March 18-20||Atlanta, GA||Final Round|
|April 1-3||St. Louis, MO||Wizard World|
|April 29-May 1||Des Moines, WA||NorthWest Majors|
|May 6-8||Minneapolis, MN||Wizard World|
|May 27-29||Chicago, IL||Combo Breaker|
|June 2-5||Philadelphia, PA||Wizard World|
|June 17-19||Sacramento, CA||Wizard World|
|July 29-31||Columbus, OH||Wizard World|
|August 18-21||Chicago, IL||Wizard World|
|August 19-21||Philadelphia, PA||Summer Jam X|
|September 9-11||Richmond, VA||Wizard World|
|September 23-25||Austin, TX||Wizard World|
|October 14-16||Southern California||SoCal Regionals|
|October 28-30||Toronto, Canada||Canada Cup|
|November 4-6||Pittsburgh, PA||Wizard World|
|TBA||TBA||TEKKEN 7: The King of the Iron Fist Tournament 2016
North America Final
About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises including PAC-MAN ®, GALAGA ®,TEKKEN ®, SOULCALIBUR ®, and ACE COMBAT ®. BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. is the premier publisher in the Western hemisphere for anime based video games including NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, DRAGON BALL Z ®, and ONE PIECE ®. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.bandainamcoent.com orwww.facebook.com/BandaiNamcoUS .
About Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD)
Wizard World, Inc. ( www.wizardworld.com ) produces comic cons, gaming and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, television, cosplay, comics, graphic novels, toys, video gaming, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A’s, comics-themed sessions, costume contests, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Wizard World has also launched Wizard World Store ( www.shopwizardworld.com ), CONtv, a digital media channel in partnership with leading independent content distributor Cinedigm™ (NASDAQ: CIDM), and ComicConBox™ ( www.comicconbox.com), a premium subscription-based monthly box service. Fans can interact with Wizard World on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and other social media services.
Wizard World 2016 schedule available at: www.wizardworld.com/wizcon.html .
All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Press Release © 2016 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
Shawn Daley appears at Big B Comics locations in Niagara Falls on Saturday May 21st from 1:00-4:00 PM and Hamilton on Saturday May 28th from 1:00-4:00 PM for two separate signings of TERRA QUILL.
Big B Comics
6465 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1V4
1045 Upper James Street, Hamilton, ON L9C 3A6
Bryan Lee O’Malley, award-winning Canadian cartoonist best known for his Scott Pilgrim series, adapted for film by Universal Pictures and his graphic novel Seconds, released by Ballantine Books, appears at The ARTS Project on Friday May 20th at 4:00 PM. The signing will be followed by a Q&A moderated by Brian Garside, avid comic reviewer and collector. This is a FREE Event but please register at the link.
The ARTS Project
203 Dundas Street, London, Ontario N6A 1G4, Canada
|Toronto Toy & Video Game Show | Free Parking! Free For Kids!|
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|The Toronto Toy Show is back!!
Sunday June 26th, 2016
Admission $5.00, Kids Free! Parking Free!
Join us on Sunday June 26th for an action packed day of buying/selling and trading new and vintage toys including:
Batman, Barbie, Dinky, GI Joe, He-Man, Hot Wheels, Lego, Pokemon, Spider-Man, Star Trek, Star Wars, Superman,Transformers, WWE, Yu-Gi-Oh and much more!
Video Games are becoming red hot and becoming extremely collectible! Looking to find an old school game or trade in your old one? We’ll have them all: Atari, NES Nintendo, Nintendo 64, SEGA 32, SEGA, SEGA Genesis, SEGA Saturn, Super Nintendo, Gameboy, playstation, XBOX and so much more!
Looking to become a vendor? Please rsvp as soon as possible as space is limited. Tables are $79 including HST per six foot table.
Vendor parking is also free.
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|Toronto Plaza Hotel
1677 Wilson Ave
Toronto, ON M3L 1A5
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