Tag: Comic Con


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
WizardWorldCGC ‘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
NJCE15Logo 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
ECCC2015Logo1 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
LegoBat3_Arkillo1 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
BatAssultArkham1 “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
1406160155-53 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!


by Daniel Pickett
July 19, 2014
IMG_0882 (Large) It’s the calm before the storm as the city of San Diego preps for the onslaught of pop culture next week for San Diego Comic Con. There is a lot of early preparation that goes into a show like this and the city has to start early to get the banners up, the buses and…


by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2014
TokidokiLogo Tokidoki Co-Founder and Creative Director Simone Legno to Host Autograph Sessions in Brand’s New booth   Los Angeles, Calif. – July 17, 2014 – tokidoki, the pop culture brand meaning “sometimes” in Japanese, is thrilled to reveal  product from its fall ’14 London Sole collection as well as tease the 2015 collaboration with Peanuts with…


by Daniel Pickett
July 15, 2014
ATOMG2014 Lumpy Space Princess Enlists Con-Goers’ Help to Find Perfect Date In Exchange for Collectible OMG Medallion!   Lumpy Space Princess is on the verge of a dating disaster, and it’s up to Comic-Con 2014 attendees to help her avoid it! Cartoon Network Enterprises, the licensing and merchandising arm of the television network, today unveiled plans…