Plattsburgh Comic Con (September 2017)

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Convention Name
Plattsburgh Comic Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.plattsburghcomiccon.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/30/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/01/2017
About This Convention
Plattsburgh Comic Con welcomes Cosplay, Guest Stars, Gaming, Anime, Sci-Fi, Furries, Geeks, Comic Books, Artists, & Vendors! Fun for everyone on Sept. 30 – Oct. 1, 2017!
Venue Name and Address
Crete Civic Center
2 Beach Road
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
45
Projected Attendance
2,500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Sports
Guests
Rochelle Davis, Gene Snisky, Rusty Gilligan, Jeremy Ambler, The Montreal Xmen

Saratoga Comic Con (May 2017)

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Convention Name
Saratoga Comic Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.saratogacomiccon.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/06/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
05/07/2017
About This Convention
Saratoga Comic Con welcomes Cosplay, Guest Stars, Gaming, Anime, Sci-Fi, Furries, Geeks, Comic Books, Artists, & Vendors! Fun for everyone on May 6-7, 2017!
Venue Name and Address
Saratoga Springs, City Center
522 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
75
Projected Attendance
4,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Sports
Guests
Brian O’Hallaron, Scott Schiaffo, The Nasty Boys, David Mattison, Jeremy Ambler, Steve Lavigne, Jim Lawson, Alex Simmons, Richard Ferguson,

Murfreesboro Anime and Comic Kon (MACK) (March 2017)

Convention Name
Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon (MACK) 2017
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
03/04/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
03/05/2017
About This Convention
Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon ( MACK)
is BACK for the 7th year!
MARCH 4 & 5 , 2017
Saturday ( 10:00am to 5:00 PM) & Sunday (11:00am to 4:00PM)
CLARION INN ( EXIT #78 B OFF I-24)
2227 Old Fort Parkway , Murfreesboro , TN 37129 (615) 896-2420
The Seventh Year of the Fan-Friendliest Show in the South! It features FREE PARKING! FREE ALL DAY GAMING (100’s of Board Games, Magic, Pokemon, Yu Gi Oh, etc.) FREE ADMISSION to ALL Kids 10 and UNDER. On SUNDAY ALL MILITARY , FIRE & RESCUE PERSONEL , POLICE GET IN FREE WITH I.D.! (Thank YOU for your Valuable Service to us ALL) SUNDAY ALL COLLEGE STUDENTS GET IN FREE WITH I.D. On SUNDAY we are giving away a 5000.00 BOOTH! ( We will create a booth FULL of Comic Books , Toys, Swords, Cards, Albums, & Collectibles ) All you have to do to win is Fill out the registration form when you enter , and you get ONE Entry with each PAID Admission. You may also BUY Tickets for 5.00 each to increase your winning chances ….. ALSO BRING A TRUCK IN CASE YOU WIN!!!!
VIP PACKAGE
LIMITED TO 50
This includes the following:
1. 2 day Admission Pass to the Show
2. Exclusive Convention Batman Poster made JUST for THIS show. ALL Guests will sign the poster FOR FREE!
3. A Signed Comic Book ( Signed by an Artist or Writer Mike Zeck, Linsner, etc.)
4. Packs of Collectible , Vintage Trading Cards
5. Hunger Games Poster signed by BOTH Justin East & Hillary Meyers of District 12 !
6. 10 Skateboard Stickers
7. 1 Trade Paperback (15-20.00 value)
8. 10 Raffle Tickets to the 5000.00 Prize Drawing on Sunday. Each Attendee gets automatically gets a TICKET to enter into the 5000.00 Prize Drawing on Sunday. YOU will receive TEN tickets to the drawing!
(ALL past winners of the big prize have been VIPs…So get 9 more tickets/ chances to win)
9.FREE Sunday Only Passes to the following Conventions:
Fandomfest,
Hypericon,
Gem City,
Marble City Comic Con,
Clarksville Comic & Anime Convention,
Paducah Comic Convention,
Jackson Toy , Comic & Anime Convention ,
Atlanta Comic Convention
Dyersburg Comic Con
10 . Plus An EXCLUSIVE Atlanta Comic Convention NYLON TOTEBAG TO CARRY EVERYTHING IN!
ALL THIS FOR ONLY 35.00
contact wtillander@charter.net for Paypal Information
COMIC BOOK ARTISTSRICK and MORTY COMIC BOOK TEAM Writer KYLE STARKS & Artist C.J. CANNON
ARCHIE BETTY & VERNONICA , JOSIE & THE PUSSYCATS Artist SAM PAYNE
HEAVY METAL MAGAZINE Artist BILLY MARTINEZ
SHERAD JACKSON Artist & Creator Semantic Lace, Empty Zone, More!
WOLVERINE FILES, Official Index to the Marvel Universe Writer JACOB ROUGEMONT
Ballad of Dean Rockwell Artist ..BEN FOSSELMAN
MARVEL & UPPER DECK SKETCHCARD Artist ANDY DUGGAN

WRESTLER & MEDIA GUESTS

TNA WRESTLER … and Former Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader REBEL
BILL BYRG Actor in Ernest Scared Stupid, More!
JOHN PYKA ( BIG DADDY COOL) Magician , Author, Entertainmer!
AUTHORS

AUTHOR of Dozens of Books, Comics, Anthologies, More .. BOBBY NASH
AUTHOR of the DEFINACE SERIES …C.J. REDWINE
AUTHOR of The Astonishing Tales of Sherlock Holmes : The Shrieking Pits , JAKE ISTENHEGGI Series
AUTHOR of MYST & PROPHECY ..STACIE WILSON
AUTHOR of House of Dan Curtis & DARK SHADOWS Authority … JEFF THOMPSON
AUTHOR of BISHOP of PORT VICTORIA & More .. ALAN D. LEWIS
AUTHOR of SOULBOUND … BETHANY ADAMS
AUTHOR of a dozen works including CASCADES OF MOONLIGHT … AMY HOLMES McCLUNG
AUTHOR of CYGNET’S TALE .. SUSAN BURDORF
AUTHOR of DEMONS OF THE JUNGLE … JOESEPH EDWARD CLAY
AUTHOR of WITH ARMS UNBOUND , SILVER WINGS, More .. MALCOM & MARIA IVY
AUTHOR & ARTIST of The Clockwork Captain’s Bride EVE MILADY
PLUS
TENNESSEE GHOSTBUSTERS
COSPLAY COLLECTIVE
www.comiccitytn.com for complete details,,,and be sure to join the FB page for up to date info for the show!

Venue Name and Address
2227 Old Fort Parkway
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
60
Projected Attendance
500
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Gaming
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Rick and Morty Comic Team, 25 Authors, TNa Bombshell Wrestler Rebel

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FL – The Princess Bride Screening

Actor Cary Elwes appears at the Florida Theatre on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8:00 PM.

Press Release:

In this highly-anticipated event, fans of The Princess Bride will join the heroic Westley (actor Cary Elwes) in a behind-the-scenes look at life on and off the set of the classic film. After a screening of the iconic film, Elwes will engage in a moderated discussion on classic scenes, revealing never before shared secrets and tales of inconceivable antics! Journey back to the lands of Florin and Guilder; filled with adventure, romance and intrigue (and let’s not forget Rodents of Unusual Size!).

Cary Elwes has been seen in a multitude of films, including Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Dracula, Lady Jane, The Crush, Twister, Liar, Liar and many more. Cary is hitting the road to give fans the once-in-a-lifetime chance to capture this piece of cinematic history.

Don’t be a Humperdinck, make haste to see The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes for a night you will always treasure.

RSVP on Facebook!

The Florida Theatre
128 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 355-5661

Anime Boston 2017 Welcomes Toru Furuya

 Press Release:

Anime Boston, the largest anime convention in New England, announced its fourth Japanese guest of honor today. Voice actor Toru Furuya will appear at Anime Boston at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Mass, on March 31 through April 2, 2017.

Toru Furuya is a celebrated veteran voice actor currently working for Aoni Production in Japan. Getting his start in 1966, he may be best known to American audiences as the voice of Tuxedo Mask/Mamoru Chiba in Sailor Moon, Yamcha in Dragonball/Dragonball Z, and Amuro Ray in Mobile Suit Gundam.

Celebrating his 50th anniversary in the anime industry this year, Furuya has voiced roles in a host of other generation-defining series including: Pegasus Seiya in Saint Seiya, Hyuuma Hoshi in Star of Giants, Kyousuke Kasuga in Kimugure Orange Road, Dr. Tokita Kosaku in Paprika, Sabo in One Piece, and Rei Furuya in Detective Conan. His vocal talents can also be heard in titles such as Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger, Space Battleship Yamato Resurrection, Lupin III: Dead or Alive, and Bleach, among many others.

“Furuya-san is a true titan in anime. He has shaped the direction of the entire industry with roles such as Amuro Ray, Yamcha, and Tuxedo Mask. We are so very pleased and honored to welcome him to Anime Boston!” said Victor Lee, Convention Chairman.

We’re delighted to welcome Furuya to his first convention in the NorthEast!

Previously announced guests include Puffy AmiYumi, Lex Lang, Sandy Fox, OKAMOTO’S, Michelle Ruff, Johnny Yong Bosch, Naokatsu Tsuda, and Brina Palencia.

About Anime Boston: With nearly 27,000 attendees in 2016, Anime Boston is an annual three-day Japanese animation convention held in Boston, Mass. Anime Boston 2017 is scheduled for Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2 at the Hynes Convention Center and Sheraton Boston Hotel. More information about Anime Boston can be found at www.animeboston.com.

About New England Anime Society, Inc.: The New England Anime Society was founded in 2001. Based in Massachusetts, The New England Anime Society, Inc. is parent organization of Anime Boston and is dedicated to furthering public education and understanding of the Japanese language and culture through visual and written media. More information about The New England Anime Society is available at www.neanime.org.

Alan Tudyk Joins Great Philadelphia Comic Con 2017

Press Release:

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con adds Alan Tudyk to their guest roster for the convention on Saturday April 8th and Sunday April 9, 2017.

Tudyk’s credits cross film, TV, voice acting, and stage work. He is the creator and star of the webseries Con Man for which he also co-wrote the accompanying comic book Spectrum. In the early 2000s, he starred in the short-lived, though passionately loved, TV show Firefly. Created by Joss Whedon, the show combined elements of sci-fi in space with cowboys in the Old West. Most recently he played the scene stealing security droid K-2SO in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. He also voices characters in several Disney animated films, including Frozen, Wreck-It Ralph, Big Hero 6, Zootopia, and Moana.

Tudyk currently stars as Van Wayne, head of Wayne Security, in NBC’s new workplace comedy “Powerless,” opposite Vanessa Hudgens. “Powerless” is the first comedy series set in the universe of DC Comics, where the story follows the reality of working life for a normal, powerless person in a world of superheroes and villains

He’s joining fellow media stars Angus Macinnes (Judge Dredd), David Ankrum (voice A New Hope), Alan Harris (Empire Strikes Back), Sean Schemmel and Mike McFarland (voice Dragonball Z), Veronica Taylor (Sailor Moon), Marina Sirtis (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Bruce Boxleitner (Tron), John Wesley Shipp (The Flash), and Karan Ashley and Walter Jones (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers).

Comics guests include Neal Adams (Superman), Mike Zeck (The Amazing Spider-Man), Jim Shooter (Secret Wars), Michael Golden (Doctor Strange), Ty Templeton (Batman ’66), Chriscross (Unity), and Graham Nolan (Detective Comics).

Visit www.philadelphiacomiccon.com for further information and tickets! RSVP on Facebook!

UK – Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd Signing

Artist John Higgins launches his new book – and art exhibition – Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd, at Forbidden Planet’s Liverpool store at 1:00pm on Saturday 11th March. John Higgins has been the artist or colourist on some of the most iconic comic books of recent years. Here, collected together for the first time, is the best of Higgins breathtaking work. Alongside never before seen preliminary drawings of now iconic characters, the book includes insights into the career of the comic book artist.

Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd is not just a comprehensive overview of Higgin’s work – it is also an indispensable instruction manual on drawing and colouring technique.

John Higgins is an acclaimed graphic artist, writer and publisher. A frequent collaborator with Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons, his work includes Batman: The Killing Joke, Watchmen, Judge Dredd, Before Watchmen, and Razorjack.

This signing is part of the launch of first major retrospective of the work of Liverpool-born artist, who found global success as a comic book artist and writer for 2000AD, DC and Marvel, running at Victoria Gallery & Museum within Liverpool University.

The exhibition will feature his original art displayed alongside examples of the work of the artists and science fiction classics that inspired him.

Beyond Dredd & Watchmen: The Art of John Higgins opens on Friday, 10 March 2017 and runs until October 2017.

Forbidden Planet
92 Bold Street Liverpool L1 4HY
0151 707 1491

CA – Head Lopper Signing

Writer/artist Andrew MacLean, creator of Apocalyptigirl and Head Lopper, appears at Dr. Comics & Mr. Games on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 1:00 PM.

RSVP on Facebook!

Dr. Comics & Mr. Games
4014 Piedmont Ave., Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 601-7800

UK – Walking Dead Novels Signing

Meet The Walking Dead novelist Jay Bonansinga at Forbidden Planet’s London Megastore on Monday 6th March at 6:00pm.

Jay Bonansinga is the New York Times bestselling author of The Walking Dead novels – four volumes in collaboration with the creator of the franchise, Robert Kirkman, and four volumes as solo author. He is also the author of fourteen original novels, including The Black Mariah, Shattered, Lucid, and Self Storage.

In 2009, Jay’s directorial debut, Stash, starring Tim Kazurinsky and Marilyn Chambers, won top honors at three independent film festivals. Jay has also created or co-created the stories for a number of videogames in The Walking Dead universe.

Forbidden Planet London Megastore
179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR
0207 420 3666

The Dynamic Duo take over Boston!

Boston Comic ConTHE DYNAMIC DUO ARE COMING!

Holy jackpot! ADAM WEST & BURT WARD are coming to BOSTON COMIC CON August 11-13, 2017!

Their FINAL Boston appearance!

For more info check out their website HERE!

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