Tag: Comic Con

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 2017
Five Points Festival A New Evolution Of The Pop Culture Convention NEW YORK, NY (February 1, 2017) – Clutter Magazine and LeftField Media today announced details around the inaugural Five Points Festival, a designer toy and comic art convention debuting May 20-21 in Lower Manhattan. A showcase for artists, designers, and brands focused on independent…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 2017
Comic Book Icons Art Adams, Michael Golden, Russ Heath, Bill Morrison, Mike Zeck, Brian Pulido And More Join Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 More Than 25 Confirmed Comic Book Artists and Authors to Participate in Special Photos and Signings   SAN JOSE, Calif. — Feb. 1, 2017 — Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), Steve Wozniak’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 2, 2017
Fresh Front Facing Look of Wizard World continues to signal a new day at the re-imagined event and entertainment company LOS ANGELES, February 2, 2017—Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the relaunch of its website, www.wizardworld.com, with a fresh redesign providing users more relevant information on its nationwide tour of pop culture conventions and associated…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 4, 2017
COMIC EXCITEMENT CONVENTION ANNOUNCES A $10,000 GRAND PRIZE FOR THE FIRST ANNUAL COSPLAY CONTEST ON JANUARY 14! First Year Convention Brings Two Full Days of Big Name Guests From Cosplay, Comic Books and More! (January 4, Los Angeles, CA): Convention season starts with a bolt of lightning in just under two weeks at the Los…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 7, 2016
Tom Cook, Danny Fingeroth, Phil Ortiz, Billy Martin, Steve Geiger, Michael Golden, Howard Chaykin Also Among Superstar Artists And Writers At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center   NEW ORLEANS, December 6, 2016 – Eisner Award winners Dean Haspiel (“Bored to Death,” “Billy Dogma”), Rob Guillory (“Chew”), Ty Templeton (“Batman & Robin Adventures,” “JLA”),…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 15, 2016
Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, James Remar, To Appear At Wizard World Cleveland, St. Louis; Jaime Murray (Cleveland) and Christian Camargo (St. Louis) To Also Attend LOS ANGELES, November 14, 2016 – Fans will have a “killer day” when Michael C. Hall (Dexter Morgan), Jennifer Carpenter (Debra Morgan), James Remar (Harry Morgan), Jaime Murray (Lila…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2016
Carrie Fisher, Tom Felton, Christopher Lloyd, Stephen Amell Top Celebrities At Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans, January 6-8, 2017 NEW ORLEANS, November 10, 2016 – Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) will open up its 2017 Comic Con tour with a bang in The Big Easy, as Carrie Fisher (Star Wars ), Tom Felton ( Harry…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 21, 2016
Wondercon 2016 is happening this weekend at the Los Angeles Convention Center!   This year there are a handful of panels that relate to toys and collecting including one being hosted by us here at Action Figure Insider! If you are attending the convention on Friday please come see our panel, ask a question or two…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2016
Diamond Select Toys loves the Windy City, so the Maryland-based company is making the trek once again to this year’s Comic Convention and Entertainment Expo, C2E2 2016, from March 18-20! In addition to a full booth presence, DST will present a comprehensive DST panel with reveals, a Q&A, and prizes and more! On Sunday, March…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 8, 2016
Always wanted to have a wedding at Wizard World? Now you can with Wizard World Weddings!      EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 7, 2016 – Wizard World fans have shown their love and devotion to all things pop culture for years. Now couples can put their love for each other on full display as Wizard…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 8, 2016
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America To Provide Special Programming, Awards For Cosplay Contests, Major Live Experiential Activations Featuring Top Video Games Such As NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, Dark Souls III, And More   EL SEGUNDO, Calif., January 7, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today announced an…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2015
Wizard World’s First Loyalty Program for the Comic Con Crowd The producer of the iconic pop culture conventions enlists a marketing technology innovator to deliver personalized, more memorable experiences for fans PHILADELPHIA, November 9, 2015 — When it comes to fan loyalty, there’s arguably no more devout group than the multitudes of decked-out fans attending…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2015
‘Wizard World Presents CGC Celebrity Photo Authentication’ To Debut This Weekend In Louisville At Kentucky International Convention Center NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB:WIZD) and CGC, the respected industry leader in comic book grading, today announced the addition of an exciting new service to Wizard World Comic Con events, beginning in Louisville this weekend. Attendees…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 7, 2015
Comic Book Convention Announces Their Initial Lineup For Debut Show In Edison, NJ, November 21st Through 22nd (EDISON, NJ — October 6, 2015) On the heels of producing their seventh and most successful Long Beach Comic Con in California last month, MAD Event Management (www.madeventmanagement.com) is proud to announce their debut on the East Coast with the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 4, 2015
Wizard World Comic Con Columbus Attendees to Receive ‘The Walking Dead #1’ Limited Edition Exclusive Variant Cover By Stuart Sayger, September 18-20 ‘The X-Files,’ ‘30 Days Of Night’ Artist Has Drawn 17th Cover In 2015 Series Available At Greater Columbus Convention Center For Full-Price Attendees; VIP Fans Get Additional B&W Sketch Cover At Registration COLUMBUS,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2015
Emerald City Comicon Joins the ReedPOP Family as ReedPOP Continues Rapid Growth as #1 Producer of Comic Conventions Across the Globe NORWALK, CT — January 13, 2015 – ReedPOP, the world’s largest producer of pop culture events, is adding another show to its portfolio with the Emerald City Comicon (ECCC). Today, the company announces that…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
If you are someone that covers comic con in the media, just because SDCC ends after 5 days doesn’t mean it’s over. I’m still slogging through getting coverage put up. ALL my photos are live right here, but I still have some videos and interviews that are coming. That also means this episode is going…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 6, 2014
Check out the Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Comic-Con 2014 trailer. The best-selling LEGO Batman videogame franchise returns in an out-of-this-world, action-packed adventure! In LEGO Batman™ 3: Beyond Gotham, the Caped Crusader joins forces with the super heroes of the DC Comics universe and blasts off to outer space to stop the evil Brainiac from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 31, 2014
“BATMAN: ASSAULT ON ARKHAM” ENJOYS SUCCESSFUL WORLD PREMIERE AT COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL; DCU 2015 SLATE INCLUDES BRUCE TIMM ORIGINAL FILM   “Batman: Assault on Arkham ” enjoyed a rousing reception at its July 25 premiere at Comic-Con International, delighting a room of 4,250 fans for the screening and panel discussion amongst actors Kevin Conroy (Batman), Matthew…

 

by Abby Pickett
July 24, 2014
Daniel interviews DC Collectibles Jim Fletcher about all of their latest reveals at a special closed press event at SDCC 2014.   Check out our pictures of all we can show of this event right here in our AFI SDCC 2014 gallery!

 

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