Image Expo 2018 Adds Nick Pitarra & Tee Franklin 

Press Release:

Nick Pitarra and Tee Franklin will both be attending IMAGE EXPO in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday, February 21st. Expo attendees will be the first to learn of Pitarra’s, Franklin’s, and the rest of the industry-shaking line-up of new projects from Image Comics.

Best-selling artist Nick Pitarra is known for his hyper-detailed artwork and collaboration with Jonathan Hickman on previous critically-acclaimed series THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS and the miniseries THE RED WING. Pitarra will be making a new series announcement at Image Expo.

Franklin is a Black, Queer, disabled woman, known in the comics industry as a vocal person of color and advocate for the LGBTQ and disabled community. She is credited for starting the popular hashtag: #BlackComicsMonth which aims to make comic book fans more aware of talented Black comic creators, and their diverse comic book characters and superheroes that already exist in the industry. Hot off the break-out success of BINGO LOVE, Franklin will be making an announcement about another forthcoming series in the works for 2018.

Previously announced creators confirmed to IMAGE EXPO 2018 include Robert Kirkman (THE WALKING DEAD, OBLIVION SONG BY KIRKMAN & DE FELICI) and Rick Remender (DEADLY CLASS, SEVEN TO ETERNITY).

Image Expo is an exclusive opportunity for fans to get early exposure to the Image Comics’ most jaw-dropping announcements, a first look at creative process, and learn insider details about this top talent. IMAGE EXPO 2018 is a unique all-day experience for fans to have unprecedented access to the writers and artists behind their favorite comic books at exclusive autograph sessions and comic-focused programming. The event is open to all fans, comics retailers, librarians, and media.

Tickets to the event are now available for sale. Image Comics is pleased to offer General Admission tickets available for $25, Premium Admission tickets available for $100.

A General Admission Ticket will grant one (1) person entry to IMAGE EXPO and includes a program guide book and access to EXPO programming.

A Premium Admission Ticket will grant one (1) entry to IMAGE EXPO and includes admission to EXPO programming, program guide book, an Image Comics branded canvas tote bag, boxed lunch (valued at approximately $17), three (3) exclusive IMAGE EXPO variants, an Image Comics branded 25th anniversary commemorative pint glass, an Image Comics branded 25th anniversary commemorative enamel lapel pin, and access to priority seating.

Join us at the official IMAGE EXPO After Party which will be held from 7:00 – 10:00 PM, location and further details to be announced. No ticket necessary, swing by and mingle with other members of the comics community, fans, industry professionals, and creators at this fun get-together.

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Image Comics fans can follow the latest IMAGE EXPO updates at imagecomics.com/expo.

 

MS – FCBD: Nick Pitarra Signing

Artist Nick Pitarra (The Manhattan Projects, TMNT) appears at Bombshell Comics & Stuff on Saturday, May 6, 2017 to celebrate Free Comic Book Day!

Nick Pitarra is an American comic book artist best known for his Co-Created work on The Manhattan Projects with Jonathan Hickman. Other works include Astonishing Tales, S.H.I.E.L.D., and Red Wing. He’s also provided the cover art for such titles as Valhalla Mad, Transformers vs G.I. Joe, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Silk, Red Skull, Rasputin, Morning Glories, The Life After, John Flood, and many more.

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Bombshell Comics & Stuff
2103 Hardy St, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 543-0807

TX – Image Day 2017 Signing

Nick Pitarra (The Manhattan Projects, The Red Wing) and Donny Cates (God Country) sign at Austin Books & Comics on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Image Comics!

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Austin Books & Comics
5002 N. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751
(512) 454-4197

TX – Bebop & Rocksteady Destroy Everything! Signing

June 15, 2016 by  
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Cover artist Nick Pitarra (The Manhattan Projects, The Red Wing) appears at Austin Books & Comics on Saturday, July 2, 2016 to sign IDW Publishing’s TMNT: Bebop & Rocksteady Destroy Everything!

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Austin Books & Comics
5002 N. Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751
(512) 454-4197

Boston Comic Con Returns in August 2014

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Boston Comic Con has announced its initial details for next year’s convention! Following the phenomenal success of the 2013 show, the 2014 convention will again be held in August at the Seaport World Trade Center on Boston’s historic waterfront. The promoters have added an additional day to the convention which is scheduled to run Friday August 8th till Sunday August 10th. Joining the festivities this year is an all-star list of comic creators including: Rafael Albuquerque, Tim Bradstreet, Amanda Conner, Mike Kunkel, Jorge Molina, Dustin Nguyen, Jimmy Palmiotti, Carlos Pacheco, Ramón Pérez, Esad Ribic, Gail Simone, Cat Staggs, and many more! Additionally, the first media guests have been announced: Torchwood’s Eve Myles and Spike himself, James Marsters! More will be added over the coming months so be sure to follow Boston Comic Con on Facebook and Twitter!

For the full guest list plus artist alley, exhibitor, and film fest registration please check out the Boston Comic Con website! Online ticket purchases are available at the link! Tell your friends!

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About Boston Comic Con:

The Boston Comic Con is a 100% independently run comic book show committed to bringing the biggest and best comic creators to New England. Run by fans for fans, Boston Comic Con is not affiliated with any other convention tour or corporate interests. Hosting over 120,000 square feet of vendors selling comic books, toys, posters, trading cards, and other pop culture memorabilia, this is a destination event for geeks of any stripe. Next year’s convention will be held Friday August 8th, Saturday August 9th and Sunday August 10th at the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210. For more information please go to our website at www.bostoncomiccon.com and follow us on Twitter (@BostonComicCon) and Facebook!

TX – The Red Wing Signing

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Nicholas Pitarra, the artist of the new comic book “The Red Wing”, signs at Bedrock City’s Westheimer location on Saturday, July 16th from 1-4 pm. He will be doing sketches and signing for those who buy the comic. He will also take a limited number of commissions.

Bedrock City
6517 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77057
713-780-0675

TX – The Red Wing Signing

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Artist Nick Pitarra signs on July 6th from 4 – 7pm.

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