TN – Black-Eyed Kids Signing

Joe Pruett, Publisher of Aftershock Comics and writer of Black Eyed Kids, appears at Starbase 1552 Comics on Thursday, August 17th from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Joe Pruett, Aftershock Comics‘ Publisher/CCO, is an Eisner award winning comic book editor, publisher, and writer with over 25 years of experience. Joe was nominated for numerous Eisner and Harvey awards as a writer, editor and publisher, including for his work on Negative Burn at Caliber Comics. He is also known for his work at Marvel, where he wrote for X-Men Unlimited, Wolverine, and Cable. Joe founded Desperado Publishing in 2004, which had a publishing partnership with Image Comics and IDW.

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Starbase 1552 Comics
2176 Hillsboro Road #120, Franklin, TN 37069
615-933-8843

TN – Black-Eyed Kids Signings

Joe Pruett, Publisher of Aftershock Comics and writer of Black Eyed Kids, appears at both Rick’s Comic City locations on Wednesday, August 16, 2017. He’ll be at the Clarksville store from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM and the Nashville store from 5:00 – 8:00 PM.

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RSVP for Nashville here…

Rick’s Comic City
1923 Madison Street, Ste H, Clarksville, TN 37043
(931) 919-2885

2710 Old Lebanon Road, Nashville, TN 37214
615-883-7890

TN – Zone Lords Signing

Ryan Von Minus, creator of Zone Lords, signs at Rick’s Comic City‎ on Wednesday, August 2nd from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

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Rick’s Comic City
2710 Old Lebanon Road, Nashville TN 37214
615-883-7890

TN – An Evening with Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith appears at the Ryman Auditorium on Sunday, October 8th at 7:00 PM!

A writer, comedian, podcaster, and film director, KEVIN SMITH has written and directed numerous films, including Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Red State, Tusk, and Yoga Hosers; Creator of AMC’s Comic Book Men; authored Silent Bob Speaks, Shootin’ the Sh*t with Kevin Smith, My Boring-Ass Life and most recently Tough Sh*t: Life Advice from a Fat,Lazy Slob Who Did Good. He can be heard daily at smodcast.com, a vast network of podcasts.

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Ryman Auditorium
116 5th Ave N, Nashville, Tennessee 37219
(615) 889-3060

The Brain comes to Knoxville!

Fanboy Expo is absolutely thrilled to announce that the greatest wrestling villian of the 1980s will be joining us in Knoxville October 6-8. Please help us welcome the one and only Bobby The Brain Heenan to the lineup.

Bobby is best known as the manager of the infamous Heenan Family with members like Andre The Giant, King Kong Bundy and Rick Rude. A fantastic addition for us. Get your tickets now! www.fanboyexpo.com

TN – Giallo Gumbo Signing

Jahni Kwatrae will be making his debut at Rick’s Comic City on Saturday June 24th from noon till 5:00 PM. He will have copies of his debut book Giallo Gumbo here for sale and signing them. Come out and meet him and support local talent.

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Rick’s Comic City
2710 Old Lebanon Road, Nashville TN 37214
615-883-7890

TN – The Princess Bride Screening

Actor Cary Elwes appears at Jackson Hall on Saturday, June 24th at 7:30 PM for a screening of The Princess Bride! Tickets available here…

Known for playing Westley in Rob Reiner’s iconic The Princess Bride, Cary Elwes has enjoyed a successful career in film, and has most recently taken on the role of author.

Elwes can soon be seen in the second season of Sony Crackle’s “The Art of More” starting November 16th. He stars on the show opposite Dennis Quaid, Kate Bosworth and Christian Cooke. Cary also recently filmed a lead in the feature film THE FIRST directed by Jennifer DeLia.

His memoir As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride became a New York Times Bestseller. The paperback edition of the book will be released on November 4th.

He will soon be seen in The Billionaire Boys Club opposite Ansel Elgort, Emma Roberts, Taron Egerton and Kevin Spacey. Written and directed by James Cox, the film follows a group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s who establish a “get rich quick” scam that turns deadly. He also soon be seen in The Queen of Spain opposite Penelope Cruz, which will be released November 25th in Spain, Sugar Mountain with Jason Momoa and Anna Hutchison and We Don’t Belong Here alongside Catherine Keener and Anton Yelchin.

Other film appearances include director Rob Reiner’s Being Charlie, which bowed at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival to rave reviews. He also recently produced and wrote Elvis Nixon which starred Kevin Spacey and Michael Shannon which was released by Bleeker Street. Elwes is also known for his roles in Academy Award winning films Glory, Days of Thunder and Bram Stoker’s Dracula, box-office hits Hot Shots!, Twister, Liar Liar and Saw, and the cult classic Robin Hood: Men In Tights. He has also played popular recurring roles in Golden Globe© and Emmy Award© winning television series “The X-Files,” and the highly rated comedy series “Psych.” Other TV credits include “Seinfeld” and the critically acclaimed miniseries “From the Earth to the Moon,” “Uprising,” “The Riverman” and “Pope John Paul II.”

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Tennessee Performing Arts Center
505 Deaderick Street, Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 782-4040

Clarksville Anime, Comic and Toy Con (April 2017)

Convention Name
Clarksville Anime, Comic & Toy Con (TN)
Convention Website Address
http://www.comiccitytn.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/29/2017
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
04/30/2017
About This Convention
Clarksville Anime , Comic & Toy Con
April 29 & 30, 2017
Riverview Inn
50 College Street
Clarksville , TN 37040
April 29 (SAT) 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
April 30 (Sunday) 12:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Admission 10.00 per day , 35.00 VIP Package , 50.00 PLATINUM VIP PACKAGE (limited to 25)
Our FIFTH Year begins, we started this show as a celebration of our Military AND Their Families. We , once again , would like to Honor and Thank our Military Personnel AND the Family ( who have to Sacrifice and Support their Loved Ones while they serve Our Country) by letting in ANY Military Personnel AND Their Families in FOR FREE ON SUNDAY with I.D! In fact , we have expanded the program to include ANY LAW ENFORCEMENT , FIRE , RESCUE, EMT Personnel and THEIR FAMILIES in FOR FREE ON SUNDAY as well with I.D. . Also, ANY COLLEGE STUDENT with I.D can ALSO get in for FREE on Sunday. Thanks to EVERYONE who makes our Country Safer and Secure so we can HAVE Events like this for our Families and Friends! www.comiccitytn.com for current details about the show and join our Facebook Page for up to the minute changes! Hope to see you there!
GUESTS FOR THE SHOW
MEDIA
STRANGER THINGS Bully James ….. CADE JONES ( First Appearance in Tennessee )
WALKING DEAD’s The Kingdom’s Henry … MACSEN LINTZ ( First time Appearance in Tennessee )also appears in Under the Dome, Hall Pass, More!
DAVID FULTZ .. Stuntman on DARK KNIGHT , RED , my Bloody Wedding
BILL BYRGE … ERNEST Movie Regular (Ernest Scared Stupid, Ernest Saves Christmas, More)
JOHN PYKA / BIG DADDY COOL …Magician , Entertainer , & Author
COMIC ARTISTS
SAM PAYNE ..Artist of Archie’s Betty & Veronica and Josie & the Pussycats
JACOB ROUGEMONT writer on such varied titles as DEADPOOL, Wolverine, Avengers, Thor, Spiderman , and the Handbook of the Marvel Universe
BEN FOSSELMAN…Animator who has worked on SESAME STREET , SPONGEBOB and created his OWN Comic Ballad of Dean Rockwell
WILL WOODS … Nationally Known Fan Artist with art from Justice League , Star Wars, Disney , More!
AUTHORS
EVE MILADY Author and Artist whose works include Steampunk Themed book The Captain’s Bride
BETHANY ADAMS Author of Exiled: The Return of the Elves
MALCOLM & MARIA IVY Author of Silverwing
STACIE O’BRIEN Author of Myst & Prophesy
D. ALLEN LEWIS Author of many books Pulpology, History Now: Apollo 11, and the Steampunk Themed Capes and Clockwork
AMY Mc CLUNG ..Author of Cascades of Moonlight
DR. JEFF THOMPSON … Author of Television Horrors of Dan Curtis and Dark Shadows Expert & Authority!
STEAMPUNK & COSPLAY
JAMES NEATHERLY … Contestant on Game Show’s Network TV Show Steampunked , also Cosplay Expert & Artist!
SARA NEATHERLY….. Steampunk and Cosplay Expert
HAIDEN HAZARD … Multi-Award winning Cosplay Expert
STEAMPUNK is ALSO represented by above Guests Authors ( D. Allen Lewis & Eve Milady )VIP PACKAGE
LIMITED TO 50 ….. for 35.00 the VIP PACKAGE INCLUDES:
1. 2 day Admission Pass to the Show
2. Exclusive Convention Batman Poster made JUST for the Murfreesboro Anime & Comic Kon show. Signed by one of the Murfreesboro Guests.
3. A Signed Comic Book ( Signed by an Artist or Writer Mike Zeck, Linsner, etc.)
4. 2 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!
11. ALSO , An ADDITIONAL Power Ranger 11 X 17 Movie Poster
ALL THIS FOR ONLY 35.00
you can send the Paypal funds to
wtillander@charter.net
and we will send you a receipt for your VIP Pass!
PLATINUM VIP PACKAGE (LIMITED TO 25) The price for PLATINUM PACKAGE is 50.00
In ADDITION TO THE REGULAR Eleven VIP PACKAGE Items …. you will receive the following:
1.COUPON for FREE AUTOGRAPHED PHOTO of YOUR CHOICE from Stranger Things Bully Cade Jone’s Table ( 20.00 value by itself)
2. AUTOGRAPHED INSURGENT 11 x 17 POSTER , signed Factionless’s Character Paracord Actor Aaron Brewster
3. 25 RAFFLE TICKETS FOR THE SUNDAY 5000.00 PRIZE TABLE DRAWING! That is 15 MORE Tickets to the Raffle! Increase your chances 25 Times Over! EVERY one that has WON the Prize Table Drawing has been a VIP Member!
4. YOUR CHOICE of ORIGINAL MOVIE POSTER ( Hellboy, Spiderman, Ghost Rider, Underworld, James Bond : Quantum of Solace, Rob Zombie’s Halloween ) ( 20.00 VALUE!)
COSTUME CONTEST
SATURDAY ( 4:00 TO 5:00 )
Costume Contest will feature EVERY Category from Anime , Comic Book, Steampunk, Movie & TV, etc.) . There will be 3 Winners .
Third Place will receive Either a Sword or other Bladed Weapon or THREE Movie Posters ( Courtesy of the Atlanta Comic Convention’s Swords & Posters Booth)
Second Place will Receive Star Wars Anakin (Jake Lloyd) AUTOGRAPH AND 125.00 STAR WARS BOOK (Courtesy of Comic City Convention )
FIRST PLACE will win TWO TICKETS TO THE STYX & REO SPEEDWAGON CONCERT in Nashville AND will receive 100.00 in Dealer’s Bucks to spend on ANYTHING you want in the Dealer’s Room… YOU point at it , and WE Pay for it till the 100.00 runs out!
SUNDAY’S FREE 5000.00 BOOTH RAFFLE
DO YOU LIKE STUFF? If you , On SUNDAY , You will receive a Raffle Ticket FREE with your Admission. ( You may BUY additional Tickets at the door for 2.00 each 3 FOR 5.00 to increase your chances ..OR Buy a VIP Package for 35.00 and get TEN Tickets Included in the VIP Package or the PLATINUM VIP PACKAGE and get 25 TICKETS). We have built an entire Booth FULL of Comic Books, Trade Paperbacks, Toys, Posters , Star Wars items, Dr. Who, Gaming and Non-Sport Cards, More! Remember ….. EVERY Paid admission receives an Ticket to the Raffle at the door. At 3:30 SUNDAY we have a Celebrity Draw a Number from the Box , and If YOUR Number matches the one they Draw….YOU WIN THE ENTIRE BOOTH OF ITEMS ( OVER 5000.00 RETAIL VALUE!) …BRING A TRUCK TO GET IT ALL HOME! EVERY PAST PRIZE TABLE HAS BEEN WON BY A VIP MEMBER!
SCHEDULE
PANELS ( TIMES AND CONTENT ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
SATURDAY
11:00 – 12:00 STEAMPUNK TODAY Q&A WITH STEAMPUNK Experts SARA and JAMES NEATHERY
12:00 – 1:00 WRITERS WORKSHOP
W/ AUTHORS DR JEFF THOMPSON and AMY McCLUNG giving tips on how to become a Professional Writer.
1:00 – 2:00 ARTIST PORTFOLIO REVIEWS
ARTIST BEN FOSSILMAN GIVES YOU HELPFUL HINTS ON GETTING PUBLISHED
2:00 – 3:00 WALKING DEAD/STRANGER THINGS Q/A
W/ CADE JONES and MACSEN LINTZ
3:00 – 4:00 COSPLAY 101
DOS AND DONTS of COSPLAY W/ HAIDEN HAZARD
4:00 – 5:00 COSTUME CONTEST
HOST BIG DADDY COOL HOST THIS EVENT
1ST PLACE $100 DEALER BUCKS TO SPEND AND A PAIR OF TICKETS TO REO SPEEDWAGON AND STYX
2ND PLACE GETS A $200.00 STAR WARS PRIZE PACK (Book and Autograph)
3RD PLACE GETS A BLADED WEAPON OR 3 MOVIE POSTERS
SUNDAY
12:00 – 1:00 FAN PANEL
1:00 – 2:00 COSPLAY OF 7 DEADLY SINS Q/A
2:00- 3:00 How to be a HOLLYWOOD STUNTMAN Q & A
STUNTMAN DAVID FUNTZ TELLS the UPS and DOWNS of STUNTWORK in Movies
3:00 – 4:00 KIDS COSTUME CONTEST
EVERY Kid gets a Prize JUST for entering the contest! WINNER GET A 100.00 Kid’s Prize Box! ( Comics, DVDS , Toys, More!)
THE BIG $5000.00 PRIZE BOOTH GIVEAWAY RAFFLE (Must be present to win)
We build an entire booth and GIVE IT AWAY! Last year we gave away 3000.00 worth of Merchandise …. THIS year we are making it 5000.00 worth of Goodies! Comics , Toys, Posters, Prints, Autographs, DVDs, CDs, Swords, Knives, More!) BRING A TRUCK … It is a LOT of STUFF!
Venue Name and Address
50 College Street
Clarksville, TN 37040
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
60
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Comic Books
Additional Categories
  • Anime
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Stranger Things Cade Jones, Walking Dead’s Madsen Lintz…35 more!

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Fanboy Ponies up!

Fanboy Ponies up!

Fanboy Expo is excited to announce that C. Thomas Howell will be joining us at the Knoxville Convention Center in June. He is best known for his roles as Ponyboy Curtis in The Outsiders, Robert in Red Dawn, The Hitcher, E.T The Extra Terestrial, Soul Man and many more… Special “Outsiders” photo op packages will be offered with Ralph Macchio for all you Outsiders fans. Get Your Tickets Now!!! www.fanboyexpo.com

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
Map It
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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