MI – Vader Down #1 Signing

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Variant cover artist JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER appears at Quick Stop Comic Shop on Saturday November 21, 2015 at noon for a signing as part of the store’s Star Wars Day celebration.

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Quick Stop Comic Shop
3955 Dix Hwy, Lincoln Park, MI 48146
(313) 292-8697

 

Sergio Aragonés Announced as Keynote Speaker at MSU Comics Forum 2015

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Press Release:

The Michigan State University Comics Forum is an annual event that brings together scholars, creators, and fans in order to explore and celebrate the medium of comics, graphic storytelling, and sequential art. This year’s event is scheduled to take place February 26-27, 2016 at the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities in Snyder/Phillips Hall on the campus of Michigan State University.

This year, the Forum is proud to announce that Sergio Aragonés will be our Guest of Honor and Keynote Speaker on Friday, February 26, 2016. Aragonés is the most honored cartoonist, having won every major award in the field including the National Cartoonists Society’s Reuben Award and the Will Eisner Hall of Fame Award. He is widely known for his contributions to Mad Magazine and his long-running comic book series, Groo the Wanderer. Aragonés recently completed a Groo v. Conan crossover with artist Tom Yeates and continues his more than 50 years of contributions to Mad Magazine.

MI – Uncanny Avengers Signing

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Artist Ryan Stegman (Superior Spider-Man, Scarlet Spider) appears at Comic City on Wednesday October 14, 2015 from 4:00 – 7:00 PM to sign copies of UNCANNY AVENGERS #1!

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Comic City
42823 Ford Rd, Canton, Michigan 48187
734-981-3561

MI – Uncanny Avengers #1 Signing

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Artist Ryan Stegman (Superior Spider-Man, Scarlet Spider) appears at Green Brain Comics on Wednesday October 14, 2015 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM to sign copies of UNCANNY AVENGERS #1!

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Green Brain Comics
13936 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126
313-582-9444

Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show (December 2015)

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Convention Name
Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.motorcityconventions.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
12/27/2015
About This Convention
Michigan’s longest running one day Comic Book and Toy show features 40-50 tables of dealers selling comics, toys, action figures, Anime and gaming. Hourly door prizes throughout the day. Plus Animation all day from the Anime Club of Michigan.
Venue Name and Address
Knights of Columbus Hall
19801 Farmington Rd.
Livonia, Michigan 48152
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
45
Projected Attendance
350
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books

Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show (November 2015)

X-TravaCon

Convention Name
Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.motorcityconventions.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
11/22/2015
About This Convention
Michigan’s longest running one day Comic Book and Toy show features 40-50 tables of dealers selling comics, toys, action figures, Anime and gaming. Hourly door prizes throughout the day. Plus Animation all day from the Anime Club of Michigan.
Venue Name and Address
Knights of Columbus Hall 48152 United States Map It
19801 Farmington Rd.
Livonia, Michigan 48152
United States
Map It
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
45
Projected Attendance
350
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Collectibles

X-Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show (October 2015)

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Convention Name
X-Xtrava-Con! Comic Book and Toy Show
Convention Website Address
http://www.motorcityconventions.com/
This convention will take place:
  • for one day only.
Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
10/11/2015
About This Convention
Michigan’s longest running one day Comic Book and Toy show features 40-50 tables of dealers selling comics, toys, action figures, Anime and gaming. Hourly door prizes throughout the day. Plus Animation all day from the Anime Club of Michigan.
Venue Name and Address
Knights of Columbus Hall 48152 United States Map It
19801 Farmington Rd.
Livonia, Michigan 48152
United States
Map It
Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
45
Projected Attendance
350
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Collectibles
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Comic Books
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy

MI – Secret Coders Signing

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Gene Luen Yang (creator of American Born Chinese and Boxers & Saints, writer of Dark Horse’s Avatar: The Last Airbender and  DC Comics’ Superman) appears at McLean & Eakin on Monday, October 5th from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in support of his new book, Secret Coders!

McLean & Eakin
307 E. Lake Street, Petoskey, MI 49770
231.347.1180

MI – An Evening With Roz Chast

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Cartoonist Roz Chast appears at Washtenaw Community College on Thursday, October 22nd at 7:00 PM!

Roz Chast has been drawing cartoons for the New Yorker since 1978 and is the author of several books including her recent award-winning graphic novel, Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? The book gives a frank, funny account of her experience caring for her parents as they shift from independence to dependence.

This event is free and open to the public, seating is on a first come, first-served basis.

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Washtenaw Community College – Morris Lawrence Building
4800 E Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

MI – Secret Coders Signing

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Cartoonist Gene Luen Yang will visit both Vault of Midnight locations for signings and to promote his new book Secret Coders on Sunday, October 4, 2015!

Yang is one of the most celebrated comic book creators of his generation, and was the first graphic novelist to be nominated for the National Book Award for his 2006 book American Born Chinese. That work would go on to win the American Library Association’s Printz Award (the first graphic novel to receive that honor) as well as an Eisner Award (the comic industry’s most prestigious commendation).

In addition to a slew of other original graphic novels including Boxers and Saints, Level Up, and The Shadow Hero, Yang is additionally and currently the writer for DC Comics’ Superman as well as the Dark Horse Comics’ Avatar: The Last Airbender, which sequels the television show.

Gene will be signing in the Ann Arbor Location on October 4th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, and in the Grand Rapids location from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

Vault of Midnight has worked hard to make sure that Yang’s collected works will be available building up to and during his appearances.

This is sure to be an amazing opportunity to meet one of the world’s most renowned comic creators!

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Vault of Midnight
219 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734-998-1413

95 Monroe Center Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-776-9013

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