RI – The Loyal Subjects Signing

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Designer Les Schettkoe signs at Newbury Comics on Saturday, November 23rd at 2:00 PM! Hasbro is providing past convention exclusives to be raffled off. Door prizes as well.

Newbury Comics
74 Providence Pl, Providence, RI 02903
(401) 383-0044

Boston Comic Con Hosts Costume Contest at Faneuil Hall

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Press Release:

Boston Comic Con, Dick’s Last Resort, and Newbury Comics are teaming up for the first pre-convention Boston Comic Con Costume Contest, being held at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.  The contest will raise awareness and excitement about Boston Comic Con’s upcoming two-day comic book Convention to be held August 3-4 at Seaport World Trade Center.

Contestants of all ages are encouraged to dress up as their favorite Super Hero, comic book character, and beyond (all costumes should be family friendly).  The contest will kick off with a “Costume Parade” around Quincy Market, beginning and ending at Dick’s Last Resort (Boston Comic Con will also host its annual Costume Contest “Cosplay” during the Convention on Sunday, Aug. 4 at 3 p.m. at the Seaport World Trade Center)

*Prizes*

Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners will be awarded.  1st place winner will receive a two, two-day passes to Boston Comic Con ($80 value) and a limited-edition T-shirt (priceless) 2nd place winner will walk away with a $100 gift certificate to Dick’s Last Resort.  3rd place winner will be awarded a $50 gift certificate to Newbury Comics.

WHEN:   Wednesday, July 31, 2013

11:45 a.m  – 1 p.m.

 

Costume contestants will be asked to arrive at Dick’s Last Resort at 11:45 a.m. to check in and register.  The parade will begin shortly after 12 p.m. and the final winners will be announced at 12:45 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public.  However, space is limited and contestants will be accommodated on a first come, first served basis.  Adults and children of all ages are welcome to compete!

JUDGING:   Judges will include representatives from Newbury Comics at Faneuil Hall, Faneuil Hall Marketplace  and Boston Comic Con.

 

WHERE: Dick’s Last Resort

4 North Market Street
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston, MA

For general inquiries please call 617-646-1066

About Newbury Comics

Newbury Comics, a longtime exhibitor at Boston Comic Con, will be located at the Boston Comic Con Exhibition area in the Seaport World Trade Center.  Newbury Comics will be giving out free promotional items at Boston Comic Con so stop by and visit their booth !  Newbury Comics Faneuil Hall Marketplace store is located in the North Market building and is one of 28 stores all based in New England.  Newbury Comics is independently owned and operated by its original founder for more than 30 years and specializes in music, movies and pop culture goods.

About Dick’s Last Resort at Faneuil Hall Marketplace

Dick’s is located in the Historic Quincy Market at Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston.  It’s just a napkin’s throw away from the Harbor and the Boston Aquarium. Stop by and let yer hair down, enjoy some grub or toss back a few cold ones on our rockin’ patio.  It’s all in fun at Dick’s in Boston, so come see why Dick has been infamous since the rowdy times began in 1993.

About Boston Comic Con

The 7th Annual Boston Comic Con on Aug. 3-4 at the Seaport World Trade Center features celebrity appearances by Laurie Holden of “The Walking Dead,” Kristen Bauer of “True Blood,” and actors Aidan Turner and Dean O’Gorman of “The Hobbit,” as well as The Artist Alley with over 200 well-known and local guest comic book creators and comic book merchants from across the Northeast. Boston Comic Con also features a two-day film festival which will showcase feature and short films from local and national independent filmmakers on Saturday and zombie themed films on Sunday, a costume contest hosted by ‘Cosplay ‘ favorite, Yaya Han, and a two-day Magic The Gathering tournament.

Additionally, on Saturday night Aug 3, from 5pm to 7pm, Boston Comic Con will feature a Comic Book Art Auction which will donate a portion of its proceeds to The Boston One Fund, in support of Boston Marathon victims and to the Mike Wieringo Scholarship Fund for aspiring comic book artists studying at the Savannah College of Art and Design.

MA – FCBD: Mara Signing

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Ming Doyle (artist on Mara) signs and sketches from 11:00 am till 3:00 pm at Newbury Comics in the Independence Mall on Saturday May 4, 2013 for Free Comic Book Day!!

Newbury Comics
Independence Mall
101 Independence Mall Way, Kingston, MA 02364
781-422-0119

 

MA – Amory Wars Signing

Musician and comic creator Claudio Sanchez signs on Sunday, July 10th at 3PM.

Newbury Comics – South Shore Plaza
250 Granite Street, Braintree, MA 02184

MA – Gutter Rainbows Signing

Talib Kweli appears at the Newbury Comics in Faneuil Hall on Tuesday April 26th at 6pm to meet fans and sign copies of his new album Gutter Rainbows.

MA – Music Hits Home Signing

Red Sox player Kevin Youkilis signs on Friday, July 16th from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Newbury Comics in Fanueil Hall – Boston, MA.

Kevin Youkilis will be autographing copies of the upcoming CD release, Music Hits Home, a CD benefitting his youth charity, Kevin Youkilis Hits for Kids.

MA – ZombieBomb! Signing

Meet Adam Miller, Rich Woodall, Joe Haley, Josh Morrissette, Steve Jones, Jerry Morrissette and more creators of ZombieBomb! this Saturday April 17th at the Newbury Comics location in Peabody, MA! They are signing and sketching from noon to 4pm. Help celebrate National Record Store Day and get your Zombie on. And good news: THEY WILL HAVE MORE BOOKS!  After completely selling out on the first day of the Boston Comic Con, stocks have been replenished! Here’s your chance to get a copy! BE THERE!

 ZombieBomB! Comic Anthology

“The reanimated brainchild of Adam Miller & Rich Woodall, ZombieBomb! Dead Not Dead is the first in a series of ZombieBomb! anthologies featuring top creators putting their spin on the cranium-chomping, lumbering legends. Each creative team involved has crafted their own unique interpretation of the subject matter, ensuring fans a diverse and original experience. From classic horror to offbeat alternative to whimsical comedy, the stories and artwork manage to breathe life into the undead and keep the rotting corpses fresh.”

Praise for ZombieBomB!

“This book was a blast and the art was amazing!! ZombieBomB! chewed my mind!”  -Ed McGuinness  (Hulk, Superman/Batman)

“These guys took it to task and killed it!”  -Dan Panosian  (Irredeemable, X-Men)

“WOW! This is a great collection of artists working on a fantastic anthology. 4 out of 5 stars”  -From the Tomb Magazine

“They have worked their fingers to the literal bone to bring you something special- ZombieBomB! has your name on it.” -PULPTONE.COM

 To order your copy of ZombieBomB! go to WWW.TERMINALPRESS.COM

For news and updates go to the “ZombieBomB! Comic Anthology” Fan Page on Facebook. Find us and become a ZombieBomBer today!

Talk to us: zombiebombcomic@gmail.com

Newbury Comics, 240 Andover Street, Peabody, MA 01960-1537

MA – Kill Audio Signing

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Claudio Sanchez (Coheed & Cambria) Autograph Signing

Friday, August 28th @ 2-3 PM
Newbury Comics – Faneuil Hall Marketplace, North Market Building, Boston, MA 02109

Claudio Sanchez will be signing the new Kill Audio ‘Claudio’ action figure, along with The Amory War comic books.

Free SDCC EXCLUSIVE Kill Audio preview comic with purchase of Kill Audio Figure at this event.