TX – Ducktales Signing

Warren Spector, Ducktales comic writer and Game Developer behind Disney’s popular Epic Mickey, signs on Saturday, July 2nd from 4 pm – 6 pm with Disney*Pixar comic writer Alan Porter
 
The mastermind creator behind Disney’s Epic Mickey video game, Warren Spector recently released his debut Ducktales comic, illustrated by veteran Disney comic artists Leonel Castellani, Jose Massaroli, and Magic Eye Studios.  Readers of all ages will thrill to the adventures of Scrooge McDuck, Launchpad McQuack, Huey, Dewey, Louie, Webbigail, the Beagle Boys, and the rest of Duckburg! 
 
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Austin Books & Comics
5002 North Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751

TX – Cars 2 Screening

Comic writer Alan Porter appears on Sunday, July 3, from 2 pm – 5pm.
 
Join us for a very special pre-and-post-CARS 2 screening Q&A and book signing at Regal Westgate with guest BOOM! Studios/Disney*Pixar comic writer Alan Porter for a special screening at 2:20 pm.  Austin Books & Comics will provide special CARS door prizes, plus CARS comic books for sale. 
 
During the month of June, come by Austin Books & Comics lobby display at the Regal Westgate and register to win a signed CARS comic and more prizes!  Also during June and July, every CARS 2 ticket stub from any Regal Cinema in Austin gets 20% off of all CARS books at Austin Books & Comics.  

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Regal Gateway 16
9700 Stonelake Blvd, Austin, TX

TX – The World of Cars Signing

Alan Porter signs on Saturday, July 2nd from 4 – 6 pm.
 
Bring out the kids for this fun family event and author signing, with CARS giveaways and enough vroom vroom for everyone!  In celebration of the upcoming film release of CARS 2, we’re hosting a special event with Alan Porter, writer for Disney*Pixar’s The World of CARS series for BOOM! Studios. 

Alan’s CARS story “Rally Race” has been chosen as the first story to be featured in the just announced Disney*Pixar Presents magazine line from Disney Worldwide and Marvel Comics.

Also well-known as a pop culture writer, Alan is the author of BATMAN: The Unofficial Collectors Guide, JAMES BOND: The History of the Illustrated 007, and STAR TREK: A Comics History.

Austin Books & Comics
5002 North Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751

TX – FCBD Supernova Signing

Paul Tobin, writer of this year’s FCBD: Iron Man: Supernova, signs at Rogues Gallery along with several other creators from 10am-5pm:

*Colleen Coover (Artist on numerous projects, including Marvel Adventures comics)
*Chris Roberson (Writer: Vertigo’s Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love and I, Zombie)
*Paul Benjamin (Writer: Monsters, Inc., Hit Point High and Marvel Adventures Hulk)
*Alan Porter (Writer: Boom! Studios’ Cars)
*Scott Kolins (Writer/Artist: Solomon Grundy, Blackest Night Flash)
*Paul Maybury (Artist: Comic Book Tattoo, Aqua Leung, Popgun)
*Nick Derington (Artist: Popgun, Madman, Catwoman)
*Matt Sturges (Writer: House of Mystery, Jack of Fables)

Rogues Gallery Comics & Games, 1601 S IH-35 #360, Round Rock, TX

512-279-8888

www.roguesgallerytx.com

Tim Sale Sketches for Charity at Emerald City ComiCon

Hero Initiative Announces Membership Party featuring Tim Sale Three-Minute sketches and ECCC Schedule!

Los Angeles, CA: Hero Initiative will be at the 8th annual Emerald City Comic Con, March 13-14 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Wash. Hero will have a star-studded guest list throughout the weekend, and a membership party at Ruth’s Chris Steak House at the Grand Hyatt Downtown Saturday night featuring artist Tim Sale. All proceeds will benefit Hero Initiative, a non-profit organization helping comic creators in need.

Fans who become new members of Hero Initiative on Saturday at the con will receive tickets to our Member Appreciation party. The party will be held from 10-11 pm at Ruth’s Chris Bar and Grill located at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. Existing members, bring your membership cards for entry! At the party Tim Sale will be drawing “Colorful Characters of Marvel,” three-minute sketches at only $20 each, one per customer! There are only 10 slots available, so get to the Hero booth early on Saturday to reserve yours. They are sold on a first come, first served basis.

And the mayor of Seattle has put together a proclamation for the Seattle born-and-bred Tim Sale in recognition of his success in the comic book industry and his dedication in helping Hero Initiative. The presentation will be made at the party, so become a member so you can help celebrate!

“Wow, how cool is this? Even though I live in Los Angeles now, in many ways Seattle will always be my home town, and it’s very thrilling to be honored by the city in this way,” said Sale. “I hope I can be worthy, and that everyone comes to the Emerald City Comic Con and enjoys themselves!”

Hero Initiative booth schedule:

Saturday, March 13:
1000-1130: Phil Hester
1130-100: Barry Kitson + Tim Sale
100-230: Whilce Portacio
230-400: Jeff Parker

Sunday, March 14:
1000-1200: Matt Haley
1200-100: Steve Lieber
100-200: Alan Porter