VA – The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys Signing

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Big Planet Comics is proud to welcome Becky Cloonan and Shaun Simon on Wednesday, May 7th from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm for a signing of the collection of their series, The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, and Becky’s self-published collection, By Chance Or Providence!

The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys is a sci-fi adventure where the Killjoys lost their lives battling against a controlling megacorp, and now their followers carry on the fight.

By Chance or Providence is a compilation of Becky’s self-published mini-comics of fantastic adventures of magic and horror!

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Big Planet Comics
426 Maple Ave. E, Vienna, VA 22180
703-242-9412

MD – Free Comic Book Day 2014

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Don Rosa, Todd Dezago, Craig Rousseau, Steve Conley, and John Gallagher sign at Cards Comics & Collectibles on Saturday May 3rd for Free Comic Book Day!

Cards Comics and Collectibles
100 A Chartley Drive, Reisterstown, MD 21136
410-526-7410

MD – Deadpool vs. Carnage Signing

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Writer Cullen Bunn (Sinestro, The Sixth Gun, Helheim) signs at Third Eye Comics on Saturday April 26, 2014 from 11:00 am till 1:00 pm! First 30 in line receive a FREE limited edition gift exclusive to this event!

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Third Eye Comics 
2027-A West Street, Annapolis, MD 21401

MD/VA – FCBD: Lumberjanes Signing

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Brooke Allen and Grace Ellis appear on Saturday May 3rd for a signing of the first issue of their new series, Lumberjanes, at Big Planet Comics in College Park, MD from 11:00 am till 1:00 pm and at the BPC store in Vienna, VA from 2:00 till 4:00 pm! Plus it’s Free Comic Book Day!

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Big Planet Comics
7315 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20740
301-699-0498

 

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Big Planet Comics
426 Maple Ave. E, Vienna, VA 22180
703-242-9412

MD – Dead Letters Signing

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Press Release:

Big Planet Comics is proud to welcome local Virginia artist Chris Visions on Saturday, April 12th at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm for a signing of the first issue of his new series, Dead Letters!

Dead Letters is a new crime series written by Chris Sebela published by Boom Studios. Sam wakes up in a sketchy motel room with no memory, but when thugs kick in his door he knows how to react and how to use a gun. Soon two different gangs are after him, trying to use him for a job, even as he tries to figure out who is he and where he is… And the where is the most important part!

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Big Planet Comics
7315 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20740
301-699-0498

MD – Deadpool’s Wedding Signing

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Writer Gerry Duggan and artist Mike Hawthorne sign at Third Eye Comics on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm to celebrate Deadpool’s nuptials! First 50 in line receive a FREE Deadpool Mystery Wedding Gift!

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Third Eye Comics 
2027-A West Street, Annapolis, MD 21401

Variety is the Spice of the ANS Sci-Fi and Comic Con 2014

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Press Release:

Variety is the Spice of the ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con!

On May 10, 2014, the ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con returns in full force for the third annual charity event benefiting Archbishop Neale School. This year, after selling out of vendor tables in less than 24 hours, the organizers are proud to have more vendors and artists than ever before. New areas of the school are being opened to accommodate the unceasing demand for participation in the event.

Event organizer Tom Boone says, “After selling out over 75 tables, it was terrible to turn away so many fantastic, creative people who wanted not only to share their art, but also wanted to support the mission of our event, which is to showcase our wonderful school and students.” To address this, the dealer area will extend from the gymnasium into the hallways throughout the school, providing a lengthy expanse of comics, art and collectibles for fans and collectors to enjoy. (A list of participating artists and vendors is attached.)

Archbishop Neale School Principal Peggy Howard adds, “We are grateful to every vendor and visitor who takes time out of their busy lives to participate in and attend our event. We plan to have more displays by our students this year from our award-winning STEM and VEX teams and art club as well as examples of the great work our students do every day at Archbishop Neale School.”

The event has grown every year since 2012 when over 300 attendees visited the show. Last year’s event, which featured Marvel Comics artist Frank Cho, attracted over 400 people. The focus this year is on variety. In addition to many dealers selling comics, trading cards, action figures, toys and collectibles, the event features a stellar array of artists working in many different disciplines. Comic artists, painters, paper craft, decoupage, geek couture, self-published and independent comic book artists and fan groups make up the varied and wide tapestry of dealers at the ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con.

Boone recommends families and collectors plan to spend the entire day at the event. The Art Contest for Kids will be returning allowing kids a chance to earn “ANS Bucks” to spend at dealer and artist tables throughout the event. For collectors, the Silent Auction will return featuring unique collectibles and autographed items. Plus, members of the world famous 501st Legion and Rebel Legion will be in attendance in their screen-accurate Star Wars costumes playing games with children to win Star Wars toys. If that’s not enough, the event will feature a fantastic variety of unique films for fans of the most popular films franchises in film history. (More news on the films in the weeks to come!) “As a fan and collector myself, I want our attendees to know this is the kind of event that I would love to go to. This is an event for every fan, collector and child to enjoy.”

The ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con will be held on May 10, 2014 from 10am to 3pm at Archbishop Neale School in La Plata, Maryland. Admission is $5 for adults, kids under ten are free. All proceeds from admission fees, vendor tables and the Silent Auction go directly to the general operating budget of Archbishop Neale School. For more information, visit the event website at www.anscomiccon.com

The ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con is an ALL AGES fan and collectors event benefiting Archbishop Neale School on Saturday, May 10, 2014, from 10am to 3pm. For more information, visit www.anscomiccon.com

About Archbishop Neale School -

Archbishop Neale School is a Catholic elementary school in La Plata, Maryland that has been in continuous operation since 1927, with a two-track system for grades Pre-K through 8 and a curriculum centered on the Archdiocese of Washington graded course of study. We are fully accredited, and our teachers are certified by the State of Maryland in their specific areas. We serve Catholic students from over seven parishes and many non-Catholics as well. For over 80 years, parents have entrusted their children to ANS because they are assured of an excellent, Archdiocesan standards-based academic curriculum that encompasses Catholic faith and values delivered in a safe, caring environment. For more information, visit www.ArchbishopNealeSchool.org

Comic Book and Non-Sports Card Show (MD) (January 2015)

Convention Name
Comic Book and non-sports card show
Convention Website Address
http://www.clandestinecomics.com
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
01/04/2015
About This Convention
Dealers from around the Mid-Atlantic will be selling-trading-buying comics and other related material. Dealers will have Golden Age to the most current books along with CGC, non-sports cards, supplies, toys and much more. This is our first show of 2015 and as always we kick the year off in style. Get out of the house and bring your holiday money!
Venue Name and Address
North Baltimore Plaza (formerly Crown plaza)
2004 Greenspring Dr.
Timonium, Maryland 21093
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
30
Projected Attendance
150
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Horror

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Comic Book and Non-Sports Card Show (MD) (October 2014)

Convention Name
Comic Book and non-sports card show
Convention Website Address
http://www.clandestinecomics.com
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/19/2014
About This Convention
Dealers from around the Mid-Atlantic will be selling-trading-buying comics and other related material. Dealers will have Golden Age to the most current books along with CGC, non-sports cards, supplies, toys and much more.
we are the longest running Comic Book show in Maryland. Every show has new dealers or an old face you have not seen in awhile.
Venue Name and Address
North Baltimore Plaza (formerly Crown Plaza)
2004 Greenspring Dr.
Timonium, Maryland 21093
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
25
Projected Attendance
125
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Horror

clandestine

Comic Book and Non-Sports Card Show (MD) (June 2014)

Convention Name
Comic Book and non-sports card show
Convention Website Address
http://www.clandestinecomics.com
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
06/01/2014
About This Convention
Dealers from around the Mid-Atlantic will be selling-trading-buying comics and other related material. Dealers will have Golden Age to the most current books along with CGC, non-sports cards, toys and much more. Do not miss out on our only Summer “regular” show.
Venue Name and Address
Holiday Day Inn
15101 Sweitzer Lane
Laurel, Maryland 20793
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
25
Projected Attendance
125
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Gaming
  • Horror

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