Tag: Convention

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2017
  They call Chicago “Second City,” but it’s always first in the hearts of Diamond Select Toys, as they head back to Chi-town on April 21-23 for C2E2, the Chicago Comics and Entertainment Expo! Celebrating 15 years of Minimates mini-figures and Select action figures, DST will be setting up a booth at the show to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 12, 2017
From Priority Seating at Select Events to a Lounge Themed to Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Guests Will Enjoy More Benefits Than Ever Before     BURBANK, Calif. (April 11, 2017) – Disney fans and members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club will enjoy more benefits than ever before at D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2017
Oprah Winfrey, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Stan Lee, Julie Taymor, and Other Incredible Talents to be Honored at a Special 30th Anniversary Awards Ceremony Hosted by Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger     BURBANK, Calif. (April 6, 2017) – Oprah Winfrey, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Stan Lee, Julie Taymor, and other remarkable contributors to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 4, 2017
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Star Wars saga, Star Wars Celebration attendees will have the chance to enter a raffle to purchase a special-edition LEGO Star Wars set inspired by the Detention Block AA-23 from the original 1977 film! A Star Wars Celebration exclusive, the set includes Luke Skywalker and Han Solo in…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 31, 2017
If you find yourself at WonderCon in Anaheim, Ca on Saturday 4/1 why not swing by room 209 and listen to us talk with a panel of great toy folks?  See below for the details.  We’d love to see you there! Action Figure Insider Presents: Plastically Incorrect Saturday April 1, 2017 11:00am – 12:00pm Room…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 30, 2017
SHARE YOUR re-COLLECTIONS AT STAR WARS CELEBRATION Fans to Record Their Memories of ‘Star Wars’ Collecting on Film’s 40th Anniversary   You cannot freeze your fandom in carbonite, but you can preserve your Star Wars memories on video at this year’s Star Wars Celebration at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center.   Fans of the iconic…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
Cast Appearances, Must-Have Exclusives, And More! San Diego, CA (March 27, 2017) – IDW and WonderCon head to Anaheim, CA this weekend for the fan-favorite 3-day convention! Held at the Anaheim Convention Center from March 31st to April 2nd IDW will be set up all weekend long at booth #1109. In addition to big signings…

 

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…

 

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