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PLB Comics Announces Exclusive Cover for Baltimore Comic-Con!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - July 18, 2012 - PLB Comics will have an exclusive variant cover of Gideon & Sebastian: Predators and Prey #2 just for Baltimore Comic-Con. Gideon & Sebastian: Predators and Prey follows the exploits of Father Gideon West, a grizzled Vampire-hunting priest who is haunted by a horrific past, and Sebastian, a happy-go-lucky Vampire bitten in his prime who has volunteered […]

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Adventurecon is back!

AdventureCon Returns to Knoxville For the first time since 2009, AdventureCon will be held in Knoxville. If you collect toys, comics, autographs and TV/movie memorabilia, this event is not to be missed. Join us, as we celebrate 10 years as Knoxville’s premier autograph and collectibles event.  Sincerely,   Marcus Wollack Trouvaille, LLC AdventureCon   /tr> […]

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Stan Lee, William Shatner, WWE® Superstar CM Punk®, Eliza Dushku Among Stars At Wizard World Ohio Comic Con, Sept. 28-30

Cain, Ferrigno, ‘Boondock Saints’ Della Rocco, Flanery, Reedus Also Join Neal Adams, Alan Davis, Other Superstar Artists In Wizard World’s Expanded Return To Greater Columbus Convention Center NEW YORK and COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 18, 2012 – Comics legend Stan Lee, pop culture icon William Shatner, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” star Eliza […]

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Mark Buckingham Joins the British Invasion in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - July 17, 2012 - The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the addition of Mark Buckingham to the “British Invasion” taking place at this year’s show, which will be held on September 8-9, 2012 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Buckingham joins already-announced British creators Brian Bolland and Barry Kitson for the 13th annual show.  Buckingham, who […]

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8 more dates added!

Nov 30th-Dec 3rd, 2012 Bentcon Burbank, CA April 5th-7th, 2013 Conglomeration Louisville, KY LA SCifi Port Allen, LA April 20th-21st, 2013 Boston Comic Con Boston, MA Cape Comic Con Cape Giradieu, MO Fan Expo Canada Vancouver, ON Starfest Denver, CO GnomeconSavannah, GA

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10 Ways to Keep SDCC 2012 Alive Until SDCC 2013

Whether you had the opportunity to attend last week’s San Diego Comic-Con or not, we all lament the end of the event. While some of us battled in lines to get near our favorite creators, others watched closely from the comfort of their own homes via sources like G4, Spike, Twitter, YouTube, etc. Wherever you […]

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Spooky Empire news.

  HAVE YOU MADE YOUR HALLOWEEN PLANS YET?   What better time to celebrate 10 years of Spooky Empire than the weekend before Halloween!   Plus a brand new venue to boot…could there be a better combination?! It’s not too early to start planning.     CELEBRITY GUESTS   Appropriate enough, on Friday the 13th […]

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Sunday, August 12, Is ‘Kids Day’ At Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

Face Painting, Ghostbusters Reading, Arts & Crafts, Bubble Show, ‘Kid-Friendly’ Booths, Passport Program, Costume Contest Lead Special Children’s Programming At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center; Kids Under 10 Free With Paid Adult NEW YORK and ROSEMONT, Ill., July 12, 2012 – In what has become an annual tradition, Sunday, August 12, is Kids Day at Wizard […]

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Conventions this Weekend 7/20-7/22, 2012

July 19th-Aug 2nd, 2012 Fantasia Fest Montreal, QB July 20th-22nd, 2012 Ai-kon Winnipeg, MB Ancient city Jacksonville, FL Camp Necon Bristol, RI Historicon Fredericksburg, VA Kansasfest Kansas City, MO Lebowski Fest Louisville, KY Nappa Decatour, Al North Coast Comic Con Akron, OH Rob-con Bristol, TN Sogen Con Sioux Falls, SD Soycon Rolling Meadows, IL Texicon […]

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6 more dates.

Nov 9th-10th, 2012 Comicconway Conway, AR March 15th-17th, 2013 Texas Pinball Dallas, TX March 22nd-24th, 2013 Triad Anime Con Winston Salem, NC March 29th-31st, 2013 Anime Matsuri Woodlands, TX April 13th-14th, 2013 Nashicon Columbia, SC Canadian Haunts Hamilton, ON

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Scott Bakula goes to Wizard Chicago.

Scott Bakula ‘Leaps’ Into Chicago Comic Con! Scott Bakula, perhaps best known for his roles as “Dr. Sam Beckett” on “Quantum Leap,” for which he earned four Emmy nominations, and as “Captain Jonathan Archer” in “Star Trek: Enterprise,” will next “leap” into Chicago for Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, Friday and Saturday, August 10-11. Bakula, […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Returns to Philly with Tom Raney

  BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - July 11, 2012 -Baltimore Comic-Con promoter Marc Nathan is returning to the road this weekend, bringing a little bit of the Baltimore Comic-Con back to the Philadelphia Comic-Con this Sunday, July 15th.  This time, he’s coming along with Tom Raney!  Stop by to meet Tom, talk to Marc about tickets and new guests being announced […]

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Horror Realm’s Summer of Scares Returns

Author signing events and horror flea market set for July and August Pittsburgh, PA – July 9, 2012 – Horror Realm presents the second annual Summer of Scares to get fans warmed up for its fall convention.  The program is presented in partnership with Eljay’s Books and The Hollywood Theater and includes: ·         Horror Author Series – […]

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Momocon summer newsletter

MomoCon 2013 Exciting Events This Month MomoCon is committed to bringing you an enjoyable time all year around, and we are excited to be doing two events this month.  MvC3 and Skullgirls Tournament Saturday July 14th – 2PM Georgia Tech Student Center We are hosting the first of our MomoCon On Tour Video Game Tournament […]

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The Con That Never Was: Westercon in Tonopah

This year’s Westercon included time and alternate realities in its theme. So although the (not very serious) Tonopah bid for 2012 lost out to Seattle, its party at Westercon provided an alternate-timeline program book and daily zine sample from a theoretical reality where it did win. And where, apparently, Australia has just been added to […]

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Doc on Silvestri

Sequart Research & Literacy Organization and Respect! Films are proud to announce that the SDCC panel for their Comics in Focus: The Image Revolution documentary will feature special guest panelist Marc Silvestri!   If you’re a fan of Image Comics and are going to be at the San Diego Comic Con on Thursday evening (July 12th), you won’t […]

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Westercon goes to Salt Lake City in 2014

Salt Lake City was the only bidder for the 2014 Westercon, but after last year’s drama, nothing could be certain. However, a solid majority voted for it, and Westercon 67 is planned for July 3-6, 2014. The official site is not up yet, but the bid site has some basic info to get you started. […]

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Worldcon roundup

Assorted news about this year’s Worldcon: The Hyatt Chicago is sold out except for premium rooms. The overflow hotel is the Sheraton Chicago, just across the river. At-the-door rates have been set: $230 for adults, $100 for young adults (17-21), $75 for children. Day memberships will run $40-$70 for adults, $20-$40 for young adults, and […]

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