CA – The Beef #1 Signing

Writer and comic-industry veteran Richard Starkings (creator of Elephantmen, founder of Comicraft) will be at The Comic Bug on Wednesday, March 21st at 5:00 PM for a signing to celebrate the release of his new book THE BEEF from Image Comics!

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The Comic Bug
1807 Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 372-6704

TN – The Beef Launch Party

Writer and comic-industry veteran Richard Starkings will be at Infinity Flux  on Wednesday, February 28th at 5:00 PM for a signing to celebrate the release of his new book THE BEEF from Image Comics!

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Infinity Flux
3643 Hixson Pike, Chattanooga, TN 37415
(423) 591-5689

TN – Elephantmen #80 Signing

Richard Starkings, the writer/creator of Elephantmen, appears at B & M Amusement on Wednesday, January 31st for the release of Elephantmen #80! Be sure to swing by on between 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM or 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM!

Not only is Richard the writer/creator of Elephantmen, but he is also a critically acclaimed lettering artist and founder of Comicraft! He has worked on many classics like Batman: The Killing Joke, Long Halloween, and many more!

B & M Amusement
5036 Highway 58, Ste B, Chattanooga, TN 37416-1843
(423) 490-1162

CA – Elephantmen 10th Anniversary Signing

Richard Starkings, acclaimed comic strip letterer and writer/creator of Elephantmen (published by Image Comics), appears at Collector’s Paradise from NOON to Closing on Wednesday, August 23rd to celebrate the series’ 10th Anniversary.

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Collector’s Paradise
7131 Winnetka Ave, Winnetka, CA 91306
818-999-9455

UK – 2000AD: The Ultimate Collection Signing

Artist BOO COOK will be helping to launch issue #1 of 2000AD: The Ultimate Collection at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore on Wednesday 23rd August from 6 – 7pm!

Compiling the definitive stories from forty years of the award winning weekly SF anthology comic 2000 AD, and written and illustrated by some of the biggest talents in the industry, 2000 AD: The Ultimate Collection forms a stunning library that represents the best of this most celebrated of titles.

With a specially commissioned artwork from top artist Boo Cook, special edition cover designs and exclusive bonus content, this collection is a must-have for any 2000 AD fan!

BOO COOK is a comic book writer and artist whose work includes Elephantmen, Zarjaz, Doctor Who, Asylum, ABC Warriors, Judge Dredd, Marvel Apes, and Prophet.

Forbidden Planet London Megastore
179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR
0207 420 3666

CA – Elephantmen #75 Signing

Richard Starkings appears at The Comic Bug’s Manhattan Beach shop on Wednesday, March 8th from 5:00 to 8:00 PM to sign ELEPHANTMEN #75!

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The Comic Bug
1807 Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 372-6704

CA – Dr. Who Day 2016 Signing

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Richard Starkings (creator of Elephantmen and letterer of Doctor Who comics) appears at Pulp Fiction on Saturday July 9th from 1:00 till 3:00 PM to celebrate Doctor Who Day!

Pulp Fiction Books & Comics
1742 Clark Ave, Long Beach, CA 90815
(562) 986-4154

WA – Dark Heron Debut Party

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Fremont Brewing and Emerald City Comicon launch the Dark Heron – an exclusive IPA specifically created as the Official Beer of Emerald City Comicon 2016, featuring a female superhero lead – Dark Heron.

Dark Heron, both the name of the beer and the heroine created to represent the beer, is an expressive IPA with experimental, unreleased hops that blend with Mosaic and Chinook hops and lock arms with malted barley and a bit of oats to create the perfect flavor. The beer will be available for tasting at a debut party sponsored by Emerald City Comicon and Fremont Brewing on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM (8:30 PM Last Call) at the Fremont Brewing Urban Beer Garden.

Come dressed to conquer all evil and take part in the Dark Heron Costume Contest for a chance to win tickets to ECCC. There may even be some exciting giveaways! You don’t want to miss this. Cosplay Contest starts at 8:00 PM. Contestants must arrive by 7:15 PM to register. Winners will be announced at 8:15 PM. Winners must be present to receive prize.

In celebration of the Pacific Northwest’s largest and most heroic pop culture festival (as well as Seattle’s official bird and Fremont Brewing’s logo), comic book artist Justin “Moritat” Norman (The Spirit, Elephantmen and DC’s All Star Western) adapted Fremont Brewing’s heron logo and crafted the bold spirit of Dark Heron to embody the modern heroine. Dark Heron will be available on tap at the Show and in bars and restaurants throughout Seattle as well as in 22 oz. bottles in regional grocery stores.

All are welcome! (21+ to drink)

RSVP is required. Please note RSVP does not guarantee entry. Entry is on a first-come, first-served basis. Use this link to RSVP.

Fremont Brewing Company
1050 N 34th St, Seattle, Washington 98103
(206) 420-2407

UK – Scorch! Comics Grand Opening

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Scorch! Comics, your new local comic shop is finally opening on December 12th, and what better way to celebrate than with a HUGE grand opening!

To show everyone how excited we are to bring our collection of comics to the public, we thought we’d bring along some friends and make it a day to remember!

We’ve got live music, performed by DREAM THEMES – Everyone’s Favourite TV Theme Covers Band!

We’ve also got four fantastic ARTISTS drawing SKETCHES & SIGNING ARTWORK:
CHRIS WESTON (Judge Dredd, Swamp Thing)
BOO COOK (Elephantmen, Doctor Who)
BOB MOLESWORTH (Star Wars: Rebels, Ninja Turtles)
TOM EGLINGTON (The Stolen City, 2000AD writer)

For all you cosplayers out there we’re doing a COSPLAY COMPETITION, with fantastic PRIZES to be won!

If that wasn’t enough we’ve also got a TARDIS and a DALEK! AND you’ll be able to get your PHOTO TAKEN with them for free!

On top of all this, the Enterprise Centre is also having a WINTER WONDERLAND, with an old-timey fun fair, toffee apples, cotton candy & roasted chestnuts.

So come on down to our GRAND OPENING, it’s free and it’ll be a laugh!

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Scorch! Comics – Enterprise Shopping Centre
Station Parade, BN21 1BD Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
+44 1323 639504

CA – Richard Starkings Signing

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Writer/letterer Richard Starkings signs at Isle of Gamers on Saturday August 15, 2015 starting at noon for their Doctor Who Day celebration! The first 50 attendees will get a free Dr. Who #1 Comic from the new series starting in August!

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Isle of Gamers
2740 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 985-7655

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