August 31, 2015 by Colin Solan
Filed under Animation, Comic Books, Comic Strips, Connecticut, Convention News, Cosplay, Movies, Other, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Television, Top Stories, Video Games
Hartford Comic Con returns this September 19-20, 2015 at the XL Center in Hartford, CT! In the very first year, over 11,000 fans attended and this year they are looking for even more fans to join in the fun!
The staff has been hard at work putting together a great guest line up for this year’s convention and will continue to do so up to the opening of the show! Currently the following comic creators are scheduled to appear: Ray Fawkes, Chad Hardin, John Tyler Christopher, Ed McGuinness, Ben Templesmith, Dave Dorman, Jeremy Bastian, Craig Rousseau, Mark McKenna (special host for this year’s Kids Conn!), Jack Purcell, Bob Almond, Khary Randolph, Paul Ryan, Sara Richard, Darby Pop!, Jeff Schultz, Ransom Getty, Nate Bellegarde, Mike Lilly, Matt Fletcher, Braden Lamb, Alex Sanchez, Eric Talbot, Alex Sanchez and Ale Garza!
Additionally several media guests from movies and television will also appear: Kelly Hu, Eric Roberts,
Michael Jai White, Joey Lauren Adams, Christy Romano, BJ Britt, Ernie Hudson, Samantha Newark, Nicki Clyne, Robert Axelrod, Jeff Kline, Taimak, Tito Santana, and Trina Nishimura!
For those interested in either Artist Alley tables or Vendor space, please visit our website www.hartfordcomiccon.com and follow the link under the registration tab.
Double Midnight Comics is HOWWWWWLLL-sting their 4th Annual, Spooktastic Halloween Party and the 2nd Annual Halloween Comicfest on October 26th. What SCARY events will we come up with this year? Details soon. MUHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
Expect us to continue our tradition of putting on some haunting costume contests, including the return of our Halloween Night Graveyard Shoot
Costume contests include Scariest Costume, Best Kids Costume, Best Ghost and Ghoul Costume (Best Guy and Girl costume in Halloween lingo). Each winner will not only receive a prize pack BUT free entry into to the 2014 Granite State Comic Con!
Guest artists currently include Chris Uminga, Matt Fletcher, Jason Casey and Scott Hamilton.
Double Midnight Comics
245 Maple Street, Unit 11, Manchester, NH 03103
Amy Okuda, Eric Powell, Sara Richard, Roger Andrews, Blair Shedd, and many more sign at Double Midnight Comics on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!
It’s that time of year! Free Comic Book Day falls on Saturday, May the 4th and we’re putting on a HUGE celebration! Last year we had over a thousand people come to the store and had an all day party that even WMUR showed up at! What can you expect this year? Even MORE!
We will have a variety of creators on hand sketching, selling prints, and having fun! Anyone interested in setting up, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will have a limited number of tables available!
Guests will include:
Amy Okuda, Tink from the hit webseries The Guild
Eric Powell, creator of The Goon, writer of Godzilla: Kingdom of Monsters
Blair Shedd, artist of Doctor Who, Dorothy of Oz
Sara Richard, artist of Kitty and Dino
Roger Andrews, artist of Super Hero Squad
Charity drive for NH Food Bank!!
A costume contest second to none in the country and some fantastic costumed groups! We plan on amassing one of the largest groups of cosplayers ever seen for Free Comic Book Day! Be there at 2:00 pm for a HUGE group photo!
Special Cosplay Guests include some of NH’s best:
Nicole Marie Jean
Ghostbusters of NH
A fantastic BBQ!
Tons of FREE COMICS! Which ones? You can find the list here: http://
Sales! Sales! Sales!!
Tons of prizes to give out to lucky customers, including some great items for some of the first people in line!
Please note that people can park at the JFK across the street for additional parking since our lot tends to fill up quite fast.
Double Midnight Comics
245 Maple St, Unit 11, Manchester, NH 03103