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Comic Book Diner Presents: BCC Kids Comics Pavilion

  Kids’ Comics Creators Serve Up Fun at Baltimore Comic-Con! Jeff Smith (Bone) & Archie Comics Creator Dan Parent Headline All-Ages Fun in Charm City! BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 5, 2011 -  Kids 10 and Under get in free at the Baltimore Comic-Con Aug 20-21 at the Baltimore Convention Center, and artists and writers from such companies as Scholastic, Simon & […]

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Cosplay Daily: Mass Effect at Gencon

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Baltimore Comic-Con 2011 Third Annual Costume Contest and More!

Press Release: BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 4, 2011 - In addition to the all-star line-up of talent scheduled at this year’s 12th Baltimore Comic-Con, the show will host their third annual costume contest … back by HUGE demand!  This year, the event will be held Saturday and it will be larger than ever! Baltimore  Comic-Con 2010 photo […]

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Conventions this Weekend 8/12-8/14, 2011

August 12th-14th, 2011 Animinicon Soho Soho, NY Constructacon Livonia, MI Creation Star Trek Las Vegas, NV Dragonflight Bellevue, WA Furcon Denver, CO Game Warp Show Orlando, Florida GoDaikocon Troy, MI Guns Of August Williamsburg, VA Natsucon Collinsville, IL Otakuthon Montreal, QB qep’a’”Reno, NV (14th-18th) Starfleet Intl Pocono Manor, PA Sogen Con Sioux Falls, SD Spocon […]

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Cosplay Daily: COBRAAAA!!!!

Flick Photo credit Monkey Dude SF

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Cosplay Daily: Dark Elf!

Maybe Drizzt but it’s awesome. Photo Credit Le Ciel

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Troll And Toad To Join Wizard World Tour At Chicago Comic Con

NEW YORK, August 4, 2011 – Collectible card gaming has been an increasingly significant part of Wizard World shows, and today’s announcement that TrollandToad.Com will join the Comic Con Tour represents another huge boost. TrollandToad.com has become the world’s largest online retailer of collectible games. They have been in business since 1993 specializing in collectible card […]

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GEOFF JOHNS AND JIM LEE TO BE GUESTS OF HONOR AT NEW YORK COMIC CON

Creative Team for JUSTICE LEAGUE #1 To Appear in Panels and at DC Booth Norwalk, CT, August 5, 2011: Geoff Johns, Chief Creative Officer of DC Entertainment, and Jim Lee, Co-Publisher of DC Entertainment, will head the list of top talent who will be attending New York Comic Con (NYCC) on behalf of renowned comic […]

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Cosplay Daily

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Harvey Awards Dinner Tickets Now on Sale!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 4, 2011 - On Saturday night, August 20th, the comic book industry, including professionals, retailers, and fans, will gather at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore to honor the 2011 Harvey Award Nominees for 2010 comic work and present the Harveys to their recipients.  This is an exciting evening, highlighted by our host Scott […]

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ANIMATOR AND DIRECTOR MAKOTO SHINKAI COMES TO THE NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL

Shinkai To Present NY Premiere Of Children Who Chase Lost Voices From Deep Below Norwalk, CT, August 4, 2011: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) and Crunchyroll today announced auteur Japanese animator and director Makoto Shinkai will participate in this October’s New York Anime Festival. The New York Anime Festival will take place October 13-16, […]

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Worldcon schedule posted

The schedule for the upcoming Worldcon is now up and running in several formats: Pocket Program (PDF) A database searchable by panelist and day Or a quick overview, in case all you need to do is sort out which of the seven awards ceremonies, nine dances, etc. happens where. For those not attending, live coverage […]

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Cosplay Daily: Metroid

Flickr Photo Credit Arlette_Resendiz

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Two Baltimore Press Releases

Brooklyn Cartoonists Make Baltimore Comic-Con Debuts!   BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 4, 2011 - Be sure to swing by Harvey Award-nominated, Dean Haspiel’s booth at Baltimore Comic-Con for a slew of Brooklyn cartoonist debuts. Zegas #1 marks the debut of the print-exclusive comic series by Michel Fiffe, the architect behind Twisted Savage Dragon Funnies. Follow the neorealist surrealism of Zegas #1 in its full […]

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Celebrities added to Horror Weekend

We are proud to announce the following additions to the show: Sid Haig is best known for his role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s House of a 1000 Corpses and The Devils Rejects. He has bee in the film industry for over 50 years also appearing in films such as Rob Zombie’s Halloween, Night of the […]

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MTAC Announces New Venue and April 2012 Dates

NASHVILLE, TN – MTAC is pleased to announce its post-apocalyptic MTAC Omega scheduled for April 6-8, 2012 at the Nashville Convention Center and Renaissance Nashville Hotel. MTAC is excited to move into downtown Nashville, host to numerous famous and photogenic locales (such as the world-famous Ryman Auditorium right across the street). The Nashville Convention Center […]

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Cosplay caption competition

Have you ever wished mainstream journalism had more respect for fandom? Well, here’s your chance to affect it in a small way: this week’s caption competition at The Economist features a group of cosplayers at Ani-Com in Hong Kong. The competition closes at midnight London time at the end of Wednesday (4pm Pacific, 7pm Eastern), […]

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