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2013 HARVEY NOMINATION BALLOTS DEADLINE APPROACHING!

4 DAYS REMAIN FOR ONLINE/PAPER VOTING! NOMINATION BALLOTS DUE MAY 6!   BALTIMORE, MD (May 3, 2013) — The Final Weekend is here! The Executive Committees of the Harvey Awards and the Baltimore Comic-Con are announcing our final reminder that the official Nomination Ballot for this year’s Harvey Awards, honoring work published in the 2012 calendar year, are due on Monday, May 6, 2013. […]

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Tickets are Now On Sale for the 2013 Baltimore Comic-Con!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – April 23, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce that tickets are now on sale for this year’s show, taking place September 7-8, 2013 at the Baltimore Convention Center in downtown Baltimore.  Tickets that are now on sale include: General Admission for Saturday and Sunday, Two-Day General Admissions, and Baltimore Comic-Con 2013 VIP Experience […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes PaperFilms’ Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – March 11, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is thrilled to announce that fan-favorite creators Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Conner will be returning as guests to this year’s show, taking place the weekend of September 7-8, 2012 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Cover to Batwing #20 Palmiotti is one of the most prolific creators in comics today. […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes David Finch

  BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – February 25, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the addition of superstar artist David Finch to the growing line-up of talent attending this year’s show. The 14th Annual show will be held September 7-8, 2013 at the Baltimore Convention Center. David Finch began his career in comics as the artist on the […]

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British Invasion 2 Comes to Baltimore!

  Bolland! Buckingham! Cheung! Gibbons! Kitson! Langridge! BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – February 14, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is proud to announce that the British Invasion will be returning to Charm City for the second year in a row! Thus far, we can confirm that Brian Bolland, Jimmy Cheung, and Roger Langridge will all be joining previous announced British Invasion […]

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 Reis and Prado Join Baltimore Comic-Con 2013 Line-Up

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – January 28, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is thrilled to announce the a ddition of artists Ivan Reis and Joe Prado to the growing line-up of talent attending this year’s show. The show will take place the weekend of September 7-8, 2013 at the Baltimore Convention Center.  Brazilian artist Ivan Reis began his career in American […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes Back DeMatteis, Giffen, and Maguire!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – January 21, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the return of J.M. DeMatteis, Keith Giffen,and Kevin Maguire to this year’s show, taking place the weekend of September 8-9, 2013 at the Baltimore Convention Center.   Writer J.M. DeMatteis began his career in the late-’70s working on DC Comics’ horror line of books. In […]

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David Petersen and the Mouse Guard are on Duty for Baltimore Comic-Con 2013

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – November 24, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the return of David Petersen for our 14th annual show, taking place September 7-8, 2013 at the Baltimore Convention Center.   Petersen, who is best known for his work on Mouse Guard, an ongoing collection of mini-series published byArchaia Studios, is a cartoonist children’s book illustrator who […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes Buckingham, Gibbons, Hughes, Levitz, Perez, the Simonsons, and Sohn in 2013

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – November 20, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the next group of confirmed guest for the 2013 show, taking place the weekend of September 7-8, 2013. Mark Buckingham, Dave Gibbons, Adam Hughes, Paul Levitz, George Perez, Walter Simonson, Louise Simonson, and Allison Sohn will all be attending our 14th Annual show  !  Mark […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con 2013 Announces First Guest

s! Cho! Kitson! Mignola! Samnee! Waid!   BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – November 13, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con would like to extend a whole-hearted “Thank You!” to all of those who helped make our 13th annual show a success! The success of the show would not have been possible without the contributions of our exhibitors, guests, and staff. We would especially […]

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7 Baltimore Press releases in one post.

The British Embassy Joins Forces with the Baltimore Comic-Con to Celebrate ‘The British Invasion’     BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – September 6, 2012 –Ever wondered where the genius behind many of the favourite comic books in the 1980s came from? Captain America and many other of your favourite comic books were actually enhanced by ‘The British Invasion’ of […]

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Holiday Weekend Baltimore Comic-Con PR Recap

Since we were at Dragoncon & Worldcon this weekend, we missed posting a bunch of these press releases for you. Here’s links to all of them.    BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – September 4, 2012 – The staff of the Baltimore Comic-Con hopes you’ve enjoyed a relaxing 3-day Labor Day holiday weekend (for those of you in the United States!).  […]

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Ken Bald–Golden Age Timely-Marvel Artist and Dark Shadows Illustrator–Comes to Baltimore!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 29, 2012 – Called “The best comic artist in the business” by Stan Lee, here’s your chance to meet one of comic’s greatest illustrators of all time – Ken Bald. Appearing at the Baltimore Comic-Con on Saturday, September 8th and Sunday morning, September 9th, his prolific list of credits include: Bulletman and Bulletgirl; Captain Marvel; Captain Midnight; Captain […]

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100+ Retailers in Attendance for this Year’s Baltimore Comic-Con!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 27, 2012 – In addition to the great line-up of guests for this year’s Baltimore Comic-Con, we are very pleased to have more than 100 retailers also attending the show, which will be taking place the weekend of September 8-9, 2012.  Looking for those few missing back issues to round out a collection? Trying […]

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2012 Baltimore Comic-Con Costume Contest Sunday, September 9th Sponsored by StylinOnline.com!

2011 Costume Contest Winners   BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 24, 2012 – This year, StylinOnline.com is bringing more than their “Tower of T-shirts” to the Baltimore Comic-Con — they’re sponsoring the highly-demanded and hugely popular Annual Costume Contest, expanding on the number and range of prizes and awards to participants.   The Baltimore Comic-Con Costume Contest […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes Mike Wieringo Scholarship Winners in 2012

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 14, 2012 – The Mike Wieringo Scholarship was founded at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in 2008 to honor the beloved comic book artist for which it is named. In his 15-year career, Mike earned the admiration of fans and the respect of his fellow artists for his lively drawing style – […]

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Actor/Comedian Phil LaMarr to Host the 2012 Harvey Awards

  Phil LaMarr BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 16, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce that actor and comedian Phil LaMarr will host this year’s Harvey Awards banquet and ceremony, taking place on the evening of Saturday, September 8, 2012. The Baltimore Comic-Con, which will be taking place September 8-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center, has been the […]

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Valiant Hits Baltimore Comic-Con 2012 with Panel and Exclusives!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 13, 2012 – Valiant is proud to announce that it will be making its first appearance at theBaltimore Comic-Con on September 8th and 9th, 2012! All weekend long, Valiant creators and staff will be boothside for a jam-packed slate of convention-only giveaways, signings, portfolio reviews, and panel appearances.  “Valiant’s return has been taking the industry by storm […]

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