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By Shawn Scott Smith| May 1, 2013 | Comments Off on Florida Supercon news.

Florida Supercon www.floridasupercon.com, July 4-7 2013 is getting closer, and we’ve already announced over 300 guest celebrities, artists, writers, video game developers, musicians, etc…

George Takei (Star Trek), Dave Gibbons (Watchmen), Adam Baldwin (Firefly, Chuck), Laurie Holden (Walking Dead), Olivier Coipel (Avengers, X-Men), Sgt Slaughter (G.I. Joe, WWE), Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen), George Perez (Avengers, Teen Titans), Brina Palencia (One Piece, Spice and Wolf), The Comic Book Men are just some of the amazing guests on the line up! Over two dozen brand new guests have been announced in the past few weeks, including:

Al Plastino: Legendary Superman and Batman Artist. Co-Creator of Supergirl, Legion of Super-Heroes, Braniac, Parasite and more!
Veronica Taylor: Star of Pokémon (Ash Ketchum), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (April O’Neil), Slayers (Amelia), One Piece (Nico Robin).
Hynden Walsh: Star of Adventure Time (Princess Bubblegum), Teen Titans (Starfire), The Batman (Harley Quinn).
Jeremy Shada: Star of Adventure Time (Finn), Batman: Brave and the Bold (Robin), Chowder (Porridge).
Rick Remender: Writer of Uncanny Avengers, Uncanny X-Force, Captain America, Fear Agent.
Andrew Hussie: Creator of Homestuck, MS Paint Adventures.
MC Frontalot: Musical Guest. Nerdcore Legend.
Tony Harris: Artist of Starman, Ex Machina, JSA: Liberty Files.

Jorge Molina: Artist of X-Men: Legacy, X-Men, Avengers: The Initiative
Green Jellÿ: Punk Rock Legends, The Punk Rock Puppet Band!
Stéphane Roux: Artist of Zatanna, Birds of Prey, Star Wars
Shelli Paroline: Artist of Adventure Time, Ice Age, The Muppet Show.
Braden Lamb: Artist of Adventure Time, Donald Duck, Ice Age.
Nathan Edmondson: Writer of Who is Jake Ellis?, Grifter, Ulimate Iron Man
Clayton Henry: Artist of Archer and Armstrong, Adventure Comics
Mike Lawrence: Comedian, TBS’ Conan, Marc Maron’s WTF Podcast, John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show, Comedy Central’s The Half Hour.

Georges Jeanty: Artist of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Gambit, Deadpool
Jonboy Meyers: League of Legends, Riot Games senior artist
Jett Lucas: Star Wars: Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith
Travis Love: Star of The Walking Dead
Theodus Crane: Star of The Walking Dead
Adam Jay: Cosplay Photographer
Bryan Humphrey: Cosplay Photographer
Stacy Hokett: Cosplay Photographer
Avery Alix: Sr. Product Manager at Z2 Games. Ed Lima: Gearbox Software, id Software, Human Head Studios
Yvonna Lynn: Duke Nukem Forever, Doom 4, Halo: Reach, Founder of Charisma+2 agency
Eric Wile: Everquest, Verant Interactive, Sony Online Entertainment

FLORIDA SUPERCON: South Florida’s Comic Book, Anime, Animation, Video Game, Fantasy, Sci-Fi and Pop Culture Convention is 4 days of fun featuring celebrity guests, comic book creators, voice actors, industry guests, cosplayers, artists, writers, panels, Q&A’s, films & shorts, costume & cosplay contests, vendors, parties, anime, workshops, video gaming and more! FSC will be returning for year eight to the MIAMI AIRPORT CONVENTION CENTER (MACC). Planning to attend? Let us know on the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/456431157712145 .Tickets are on sale now at http://www.floridasupercon.com/buy-tickets

This is a super busy week! Not only do we have new guest announcements, we have news on new locations to get Florida Supercon tickets, Cobra / G.I. Joe cosplay casting call for FSC, Free Comic Book Day news, info on this weeks Kids in Distress 5K run/walk and more!

Do you cosplay as a Cobra or G.I. Joe character? FSC needs you to help out with Florida Super Championship Wrestling at the show! You won’t be wrestling, just appearing as the character. There will be auditions on Sunday, May 5 in Fort Lauderdale @ The Spot. For all the info, check out our event page @ https://www.facebook.com/events/369396699837404/?fref=ts

For up to the minute updates, follow us online at
FSC Website: www.floridasupercon.com
FSC Facebook: www.facebook.com/floridasupercon
ANIMATE! MIAMI Website: www.animatemiami.com ANIMATE! MIAMI Facebook: www.facebook.com/animatemiami
Supercon Mike on Facebook: www.facebook.com/supercon

See you at the shows!
Mike Broder
mike@floridasupercon.com
ADVANCE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Florida Supercon tickets are now available online via http://floridasupercon.com/buy-tickets, by mail (see the info on our website) and at several retail locations. As of today tickets are now available at 5 friendly neighborhood comic store locations (with more to come), including:

PAST PRESENT FUTURE – DAVIE
Formerly Florida Super Comics
5917 S University Dr
Davie, FL 33328
954-434-4822
www.ppfcomics.com

PAST PRESENT FUTURE – LAUDERHILL
Formerly Crossroad Comics
4952 N University Dr.
Lauderhill, FL 33351
954-742-0777
www.ppfcomics.com

PAST PRESENT FUTURE – WEST PALM BEACH
1387 N Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
561-697-2554
www.ppfcomics.com

ZALDIVA COMICS – FORT LAUDERDALE
331 E Commercial Blvd
Oakland Park, FL 33334
(954) 938-4133
www.zaldiva.com

PHIL’S COMIC SHOPPE
6512 W Atlantic Blvd
Margate, FL 33063
(954) 977-6947

KIDS IN DISTRESS 5K RUN / WALK THIS THURSDAY, MAY 2 in FORT LAUDERDALE!
RUN / WALK FOR AN AWESOME CAUSE THIS THURSDAY!!!!

The 2013 KIDS IN DISTRESS HERO 5K is THIS week! Release your inner Superhero! Run/Walk to raise funds for Kids in Distress, this Thursday, May 2, 2013 @ Huizenga Plaza in Downtown Fort Lauderdale. Go to http://walkforkid.org for all the details. 100% of ALL the proceeds benefit the children served by Kids in Distress.

We encourage you all to come dressed as your favorite Superhero and run (or walk) through Downtown Fort Lauderdale to raise awareness and funds for a good cause.

Awards and Prizes for Runners and Costumes, including Florida Supercon tickets and Gift Certificates to Past Present Future Comics.
Several amazing comic book artist will be in attendance including:
*Allen Bellman artist of Golden Age Captain America, Sub-Mariner, and The Human Torch.
*Jose Delbo, artist of Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.
*Jeff Dekal, Marvel Comics artist of Journey Into Mystery
*Mervyn McKoy, artist of The C-Listers and Giant Robot Warrior Maintenance Crew

FSC Photo Booth, Superhero Cosplayers, the stars of Future of Wrestling (http://www.futureofwrestling.com/) and more!
FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS THIS SATURDAY, MAY 4th

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS THIS WEEKEND! All the best comic book stores will be taking part. We’ve compiled a list of all our friends in South Florida that are taking part. Go say hi to these fine retailers and go get some FREE COMIC BOOKS!!!! Don’t live in South Florida and want to know what stores in your area are participating? Check out the Free Comic Book Day Store Locator athttp://www.freecomicbookday.com/StoreLocator

Past Present Future – Davie
5917 S. University Dr., Davie FL. 33328
www.ppfcomics.com
10 FREE COMICS FOR EVERY CUSTOMER
* 5 FREE Exclusive FCBD Comics
* 5 FREE Comic Books from the PPF Free Comic Boxes
Special Guests include: Jeff Dekal (Marvel Comics, Journey Into Mystery Cover Artist), Mervyn McKoy (Artist of The C-Listers, Giant Robot Warrior Maintenance Crew) and Creature Entertainment (Comic Book Publisher).
COSTUME CONTEST hosted by Zipper Tan and Florida Supercon!

Past Present Future – Lauderhill
4952 N. University Dr., Lauderhill FL. 33351
www.ppfcomics.com
10 FREE COMICS FOR EVERY CUSTOMER
* 5 FREE Exclusive FCBD Comics
* 5 FREE Comic Books from the PPF Free Comic Boxes
Special Guests include: ALLEN BELLMAN (Golden Age Captain America artist) and Vinnie Tartamella (Artist of Hack/Slash, Bluewater).
Special Trivia Contests all day long!

Past Present Future – West Palm Beach
1387 N. Military Trail, WPB. FL. 33409
www.ppfcomics.com
10 FREE COMICS FOR EVERY CUSTOMER
* 5 FREE Exclusive FCBD Comics
* 5 FREE Comic Books from the PPF Free Comic Boxes
Special Guests include: JOSE DELBO (Classic Artist of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman), CINDY MORGAN (Star of Tron and Caddyshack), The 501st Legion, Cosmic Times (Comic Book Publisher) and Resistance Entertainment (Comic Book Publisher). Meet and get your picture taken with Darth Vader, R2-D2 and the Stormtroopers from the 501st Legion: Everglades Squad.

Docking Bay 94 – Coconut Creek
7710 NW 56th Way, Coconut Creek FL. 33073
www.facebook.com/dockingbay94comics
10am-4pm – Meet the Jedi
4pm-10pm – Meet the Sith
10am-4pm: Huge Tent Sale, Free Comic Books, Artists, Bounce House and more!
4pm-10pm: Storewide Sale, Free Comic Books, Artists, Live Music and Entertainment.

Zaldiva Comics – Fort Lauderdale
331 E Commercial Blvd Oakland Park, FL 33334
https://www.facebook.com/zaldiva.comics
FREE COMIC BOOKS and Huge Storewide Sales!

Phil’s Comic Shoppe – Margate
6512 W Atlantic Blvd Margate, FL 33063
https://www.facebook.com/pages/PHILS-COMIC-SHOPPE/209102049129921?rf=121030364578288
FREE COMIC BOOKS all day long

Heroes and Villains – Coral Springs
7517 W. Sample Road Coral Springs, FL 33065
www.facebook.com/hnvcomics
FREE COMIC BOOKS, local indie artists and writers, costume characters, food truck and more!

Villains Comics – North Miami
1788 Ne 163Rd Street, N.Miami Beach, FL
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Villains-Comics-and-Games/386014597924
FREE COMIC BOOKS!!!!

Mac’s Comics & Collectibles – Miami
2678 SW 87th Ave, Miami, FL.
FREE COMIC BOOKS!!!

A&M Comics
6650 SW Bird Road, Miami, FL. – Miami
https://www.facebook.com/pages/A-M-Comics/133172373389654
FREE COMIC BOOKS!!!!
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