Tag: Convention

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2017
DC Bombshells Figures, Mighty Meeples Figures, and Batman: The Animated Series — Almost Got ’Im Card Game Among the Products to Be Sold at Cryptozoic’s Booth Lake Forest, CA – March 27, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, today announced that it will sell collectibles and selected games…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 24, 2017
FIRST-EVER ID10T MUSIC FESTIVAL & COMIC CONIVAL CREATED AND HOSTED BY COMEDIAN CHRIS HARDWICK Adds Musical Guests Tank And The Bangas; Comedians Greg Proops, Brent Weinbach, Dan Mintz & more; Plus New Comic Books Artists 2-Day Festival Will Feature Music Performances and Comedy Sets By Today’s Top Artists Plus Panels, Autograph Signings, Cosplay Tent, Comic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 21, 2017
MINATO-KU, Tokyo, March 21, 2017 – The Walt Disney Company (Japan) announced today that it will stage D23 Expo Japan 2018, a special event for Disney fans created by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club, over three days from February 10 to February 12, 2018, at Tokyo Disney Resort in Maihama. D23 Expo is held…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 20, 2017
Illness and health issues limit his ability to travel and attend comic cons for the last two weeks SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) announced that Stan Lee is postponing his appearance at FanXperience 2017 (FanX™) due to health issues. Lee was scheduled to make his third and final visit at Salt…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 17, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 17, 2017) — Commemorating 40 years of Star Wars: A New Hope, PopMinded by Hallmark will arrive at Star Wars Celebration with a new Keepsake Ornament and three new additions to the popular line of itty bittys® plush collectibles available exclusively at the fan event. Each item will be sold in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 10, 2017
The Washington DC Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) is proud to announce its all-new exclusive giveaway for Celebration Orlando – four different bottle caps authorized by Lucasfilm Ltd. Each day of Celebration, successful participants in a fun and easy game at the club’s booth in the main Exhibit Hall will be rewarded with a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 9, 2017
Central New Jersey Welcomes a Weekend of Indie Films and Hollywood Frights! Indisputable fact: New Jersey is creepy! We’ve got Haddonfield, Camp Crystal Lake, the Jersey Devil and our fair share of Elm Streets. We broke the world record for stuffing the most zombies onto a beach in Asbury Park …and now, we celebrate the…

 

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 25, 2017
WARWICK, NY, JANUARY 25–MAD Event Management follows up a successful second year in Edison, NJ at New Jersey Comic Expo with dates and guests for their return to Garden State, and the announcement of an all-new exhibition in Charm City! The second annual Anime Fan Fest presented by Otaku USA will return to the Garden…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 19, 2017
Production Joint Venture To Include ‘An Evening with Gene Simmons and his Band’ At Venues In Cleveland, St. Louis, Philadelphia, Chicago, Austin, Appear At Wizard World Comic Cons In Each City LOS ANGELES, January 19, 2017—Wizard World, Inc., (WIZD) the preeminent producer of Wizard World Comic Cons across North America, has formed a new Touring…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 28, 2016
In-Store Convention Kick-Off Renamed COAST TO COAST COMIC CON; to be Filmed LIVE from Emerald City Comicon (Orlando, FL) – (December 22, 2016) This past year’s pop-culture convention season kicked off in style at comic shops with an innovative event in March that featured a full day of live streaming interviews, announcements and Q&A panels…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2016
Silicon Valley Comic Con 2017 Will Feature Space Exploration Zone and Programming Focused on Space Travel, the Search for Extraterrestrial Life and the Future of Humanity Outside Earth San Jose, Calif. – Dec. 15, 2016 – With a 2017 theme of “The Future of Humanity: Where Will We Be in 2075?,” Silicon Valley Comic Con…

 

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
December 1, 2016
NEWS FROM WINTERCON HQ   WINTERCON 2016: New York’s Comic and Sci Fi Expo WHAT: WINTERCON 2016, New York’s Comic and Sci Fi Expo WHEN: Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th 2016, 10:30am – 8pm on Sat / 10:30am – 5pm on Sun WHERE: Resorts World Casino, 110-00 Rockaway Boulevard, Jamaica, NY 11420 –…

 

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 10, 2016
TICKETS TO THE FIVE POINTS FESTIVAL AVAILABLE NOW Exclusive Dunny and New Guests at Designer Toy & Comic Con NEW YORK, NY (November 10, 2016) – Clutter Magazine and LeftField Media today announced tickets to the inaugural Five Points Festival are available now on the just-launched full fivepointsfest.com website. Curated by Clutter and presented by Midtown…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 3, 2016
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti, Celebrity Guests, Exclusive Panels, And A Trick-or-Treating Extravaganza Make 2016 The Largest Year In Show’s History   LOS ANGELES (November 2, 2016) – LA’s biggest Pop-Culture celebration unfolded this weekend when a record-setting 91,000 people donned their capes, wings, armor, Star Trek uniforms and Harley Quinn hammers to attend Stan Lee’s…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2016
16 Shows Scheduled For The 2017 Tour   LOS ANGELES, October 25, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced its 2017 Tour with 16 shows, beginning in New Orleans, January 6-8, 2017 and completing the year in Austin, November 17-19. The 16 confirmed cities/dates can be found at http://www.wizardworld.com and include: New Orleans,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 19, 2016
First-of-Its-Kind Convention Will Bring Fans and Families Together for Three Days of Immersive Entertainment Experiences, Talent and Character Appearances, Panels and More in September 2017   – Today Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global play and entertainment company, announced it is creating the first-ever HASCON fan and family convention in September 2017. The massive event, which…

 

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