NJ – Funko de Mayo Signing

Writer/director Kevin Smith signs his Funko POP figure at Jay & Silent Bob’s Secret Stash on Saturday May 5th from noon till 3:00 PM. Due to the limited time available he will only be signing the Funko Pop figures for people and no other merchandise or item brought in.

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Jay & Silent Bob’s Secret Stash
35 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701
(732) 758-0508

ME – Batman: White Knight #8 Signing

Sean Gordon Murphy appears at Coast City Comics on Saturday, May 12, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM to sign the final issue of Batman: White Knight. He is the two time Eisner award winning writer/artist behind such critically acclaimed comics as Punk Rock Jesus, Joe the Barbarian, The Wake,  and Tokyo Ghost.

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Coast City Comics
634 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 899-1505

MA – Friendly Neighborhood Comics Signing

Actor Jerome St John Blake, writer Brian Hall, and artist Emma McGowan appear at Friendly Neighborhood Comics on Saturday, May 19, 2018.

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Friendly Neighborhood Comics
191 Mechanic Street (Route 140), Bellingham, MA 02019
508-966-2275

Comic Con Revolution Hosts Deadpool 2 Screening with Co-Creator Fabian Nicieza

Press Release:

Comic Con Revolution, the Inland Empire’s only comic book convention is hosting a screening of DEADPOOL 2 and Q&A with the character co-creator, writer Fabian Nicieza prior to the movie. The screening will take place on the day the film opens across the country, Friday May 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM at a local Ontario Theater.

Ticket packages for this one time only event are tiered, but if you want more info on packages and prices, you’ll have to check the link! All packages include a ticket to the screening, an autograph card and Comic Con Revolution Enamel Pin. Tickets are limited first come first serve. Get tickets at the link…

“The only thing better than spending the day that DEADPOOL 2 opens with a theater full of DEADPOOL fans is eating chimichangas for lunch with some of those fans after the film,” said Nicieza. “And I’m excited to spend the film’s entire opening weekend at Comic Con Revolution, meeting fans and checking out all the Deadpool cosplay.”

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For the most up to date information about the show, including our latest guest list additions, head over to www.ComicConRevolution.com

Lake Como Comic Art Festival Starts This Weekend

April 19, 2018 by  
Filed under Comic Books, Convention News, Italy

Press Release:

The inaugural Lake Como Comic Art Festival is this weekend at Villa Erba in Cernobbio, Italy! The weather is beautiful and the guests will be ready to meet their fans! RSVP on Facebook!

Guests include:

  • Neal Adams
  • Greg Capullo
  • Frank Cho
  • Olivier Coipel
  • Gabrielle Dell’Otto
  • Gary Frank
  • Davide Gianfelice
  • Dave Gibbons
  • Adi Granov
  • Juanjo Guarnido
  • Adam Hughes
  • Eliza Ivanova
  • Mathieu Lauffray
  • Jim Lee
  • Regis Loisel
  • Enrico Marini
  • Anna Merli
  • Eduardo Risso
  • Claire Wendling

Tickets are still available here and you can also buy tickets at the door (until we sell out!) starting at 0930 on Saturday morning. All 2 day ticket holders will receive the exclusive print portfolio, including 17 exclusive prints from our special guests. Here’s a sneak peak!

Traveling Stories & IDW Present the Ultimate San Diego Comic-Con® Sweepstakes

Press Release:

Traveling Stories and IDW Publishing are proud to launch the annual San Diego Comic-Con® sweepstakes, a contest which will last through June 13th at 3:00pm PT.

Those who enter have a chance of winning the following ultimate experience package:

  • 2 four-day passes to SOLD OUT San Diego Comic-Con®
  • Round-trip airfare for 2 within the continental United States
  • Hotel accommodations for 2 at Wyndham San Diego Bayside
  • Personal tour of the San Diego Comic Art Gallery with Ted Adams, CEO of IDW Publishing
  • Airport pickup by Traveling Stories with a quick detour to sample a delicious assortment of San Diego treats

Anyone in the world can enter! $10 gives you 10 chances to win. Each additional $1 is another chance – the math is simple. Every dollar is a donation to Traveling Stories, a 501c3 nonprofit organization that empowers kid to outsmart poverty by helping them fall in love with reading by the 4th grade.

“I’ve always been an avid reader, even when I was little. I’m excited that through this sweepstakes we’re able to raise the funds needed to give kids in underprivileged areas the same literary experience I was lucky enough to have,” said Ted Adams, Founder & CEO of IDW Publishing.

How to snag entries in the sweepstakes is easy, fast, and secure via: bit.ly/comic-con-sweeps. Just follow the steps from there!

“Anyone who does not have tickets to San Diego Comic-Con® would be crazy to not enter this sweepstakes! It’s a full and complete package including a cool tour of the Comic Art Gallery with me,” said Emily Moberly, Founder and CEO of Traveling Stories.

To learn more about Traveling Stories and its programs, please visit travelingstories.org.

BC – Hollywood Babble On LIVE

Ralph Garman & Kevin Smith appear at the Commodore Ballroom on Friday, May 11, 2018 at 7:30 PM for a live recording of their podcast HOLLYWOOD BABBLE ON!

Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman take a twisted look at showbiz news and bite the Hollywood hand that feeds them. Sometimes, they feel bad and give Hollywood a tetanus shot and some Neosporin, but, even then, they usually just turn around and bite Hollywood’s other hand. They can’t help it. It’s their nature. It’s like that “scorpion and frog” story. But, deep down, they’re just two nice East Coast boys… who happen to have a heavy dependence on drugs and alcohol, respectively.

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The Commodore Ballroom
868 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1K3
+1 604-739-4550

TX – FCBD 2018: Mike Choi Signing

Artist Mike Choi (X-Force, X-23, Witchblade) appears at Heroes and Fantasies from 10:00 AM till 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 5th to celebrate Free Comic Book Day!

Heroes and Fantasies
914 Pat Booker Road, Universal City, TX 78148
(210) 945-4376

NYC – Love That Bunch Signing

Pioneering feminist cartoonist Aline Kominsky-Crumb presents Love That Bunch (Drawn and Quarterly) autobiographical comics that chronicle the raw, dirty, and unfiltered thoughts of a woman coming of age in the 1960s. Kominsky-Crumb’s darkest secrets and deepest insecurities were all the more fodder for groundbreaking stories that crackle with the self-deprecating humor and honesty of a cartoonist confident in the story she wants to tell. Kominsky-Crumb appears in conversation with Naomi Fry, staff writer at The New Yorker, on Wednesday, May 9th at 7:00 PM.

MORE ABOUT LOVE THAT BUNCH:
Love That Bunch traces Aline Kominsky-Crumb’s life as a Beatles loving fangirl, an East Village groupie, an adult grappling with her childhood, an 80s housewife and mother, all the way up to a new 30-page story, “Dream House”, that looks back on her childhood. It is shockingly prescient while still being an authentic story of its era. Kominsky-Crumb was ahead of her time in juxtaposing the contradictory nature of female sexuality with a proud, complicated feminism. These comics thrum with anxiety and questions about femininity, identity, and family.

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Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
126 Crosby Street New York, NY 10012
(212) 334-3324

MA – FCBD 2018: Cold War Signing

Hayden Sherman, artist on titles including Cold War, The Few, Wasted Space, and more, appears at Comicopia from 11:00 AM till 5:00 PM on Saturday, May 5th to celebrate Free Comic Book Day!

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Comicopia
464 Commonwealth Ave #13, Boston, MA 02215-2734
(617) 266-4266

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