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Comic Creators At Wizard Chicago

Carlos Pacheco, George Pérez, Greg Capullo, J. Scott Campbell Among Superstar Creators To Attend 2012 Wizard World Chicago Comic Con Five Eisner Award Winners Including Stan Lee, Eight Nominees And 300+ Artists And Writers To Join Standout Celebrities At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, August 9-12 NEW YORK and ROSEMONT, Ill., June 28, 2012 – An […]


Sean Astin to NYCC

SEAN ASTIN TO APPEAR AT NEW YORK COMIC CON Other Entertainment Guests Include Josh Gates Norwalk, CT, June 28, 2012: New York Comic (NYCC) officials have today announced that Sean Astin will be a guest at the show where he will be appearing Friday, October 12 – Sunday, October 14. Astin joins recently announced TV […]



We are approaching the last few days of advanced ticket sales for DAYS OF THE DEAD: Indianapolis and wanting to give everyone a heads up to remind all their friends and family that they have until Saturday, June 30th at 11pm Central Time to pre-purchase their discount passes for the most exciting horror party of […]


The Six Things You Need to Do Today to Prepare for San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC)

With the countdown approaching single digits of days until the Super Bowl of Cons, it is easy to get overwhelmed by all that surrounds these coming days. It seems there are new announcements made everyday from now until Preview Night. EXCLUSIVES! PANELS! PARTIES! If you’re following all of this, it’ll begin to make you glaze […]


San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) Tips: Version 4.0

With two weeks to go until this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, the planning is intensifying! To help to make your SDCC better, I’m back again with several new SDCC tips collected here from my Twitter account (@The_Con_Fluence). Take a look and Tweet me if you have any questions.


Tickets Details for the 2012 Baltimore Comic-Con!

Stan Lee BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – June 25, 2012 – Tickes for the Baltimore Comic-Con, taking place September 8-9, 2012 at the Baltimore Convention Center in downtown Baltimore, are now on sale!  In addition to General Admission tickets for Saturday, Sunday, and both days, Stan Lee VIP and VIP Gold Tickets are available!   VIP Ticket holders receive: 30-minute early […]



Joe Quesada and Axel Alonso to Join Other Spotlight Guests Including Steve McNiven, Kieron Gillen, Jonathan Hickman, Rick Remender, Esad Ribic, and Dan Slott Steve McNiven to also create original art for official show poster! Norwalk, CT, June 26, 2012: Top writers and artists will be joining Marvel Comics at New York Comic Con (NYCC) […]


9 2013 dates added.

March 1st-3rd, 2013 Aggieccon College Station, TX March 22nd-24th, 2013 Midsouthcon Memphis, TN March 28th-31st, 2013 Frolicon Atlanta, GA Norwescon Seattle, WA April 5th-7th, 2013 Chimaeracon San Antonio, TX April 19th-21st, 2013 Anime Detour Bloomington, MN May 17th-19th, 2013 Scifi Valley Con Altoona, PA May 31st-June 3rd, 2013 ConCarolinas Charlotte, NC June 7th-9th, 2013 Heroescon […]


Florida Supercon last minute news.

Florida Supercon 2012 is NEXT WEEK!!!!! South Florida’s Comic Book, Anime, Animation, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Video Game Festival is June 29 – July 2, 2012 at the Miami Airport Convention Center! GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY at and click on the BUY TICKETS button or go direct to Plus you can always get your tickets at the show! Plan your schedule now, with our […]


Wizard gets a Potter foe.

From The Wizard World To… The Wizard World! Harry Potter’s Tom Felton To Attend Chicago Comic Con! They say it takes one to know one. So it should be no surprise that Tom Felton, best known as Harry’s rival “Draco Malfoy” in the Wizardly “Harry Potter” franchise, is returning to another Wizard World… Chicago Comic Con, […]


Conventions This Weekend 6/29-7/1, 2012

June 29th-July 15th, 2012 NY Asian Film Fest New York, NY June 29th-July 1st, 2012 Anime Expo Los Angeles, CA AniMinneapolis Minneapolis, MN Anime Wichita Wichita, KS Animaritime Moncton, NB Ba-con Columbus, OH Bayoucon Lake Charles, La Bronycon Meadowlands, NJ Derby City Cinnci, OH Fandom Fest Louisville, KY Fright Night Louisville, KY Gi Joe Con […]


Contrails to host DSC

DeepSouthcon 52 set for 2013 was awarded to new convention CONTRAILS to be held in the Bristol, VA area. We will have their website once we know it. That’s an easy drive for me so con-news should have a presence there.


San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) Tips: Version 3.0

20 days until SDCC! Are you packed? Well, I’m back with another group of #SDCCTips from my Twitter account (@The_Con_Fluence). Remember to bookmark this page and follow on Twitter so that you are in the loop throughout SDCC.


Kevin Sorbo To Attend 2012 Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

A ‘Herculean’ Addition:  Top TV Star For More Than Two Decades Joins 50+ Other Celebrities, Dozens of Top Creators At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, August 9-12 NEW YORK and ROSEMONT, Ill., June 20, 2012 – Kevin Sorbo, known across the globe for his portrayal of the title character in the popular “Hercules: The Legendary Journeys” […]


Baltimore Comic-Con Welcomes Pixar’s Marty Baumann in 2012!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – June 19, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is proud to announce the addition of Pixar’s Marty Baumann as a guest at this year’s show, taking place September 8-9, 2012 at the Baltimore Convention Center in downtown Baltimore.   Marty Baumann is an artist at Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures, an illustrator, graphic artist […]


8 more con dates.

Jan 4th-6th, 2013 Destination Anime Destin, FL March 1st-3rd, 2013 Intercon Chelmsford, MA Stellarcon 37 Greensboro, NC March 8th-10th, 2013 Madicon Harrisonburg, VA April 6th, 2013 Fluke Athens, GA April 26th-28th, 2013 Creation Star Trek Philly, PA May 31st-June 1st, 2013 Wizard World Philadelphia, PA June 29th-30th, 2013 Creation Star Trek Nashville, TN


San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) Tips: Round 2

I’m back with a few more of my SDCC tips from my Twitter account. Remember, you can follow me on Twitter at @The_Con_Fluence for up to the minute con updates and tips throughout SDCC.



Legendary Author Will Be Spotlight Guest Author Panels, Author Signings and Book Publisher Participation to Figure Prominently at NYCC in 2012 Norwalk, CT, June 18, 2012: Anne Rice, the legendary author who has defined vampires for a generation of readers and writers, will be a Spotlight Guest at New York Comic Con (NYCC) in 2012. […]

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