Tag: Convention

 

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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2016
WILLIAM SHATNER, BUZZ ALDRIN, THE CAST OF “STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION” AND RENOWNED PHYSICIST SABRINA GONZALEZ PASTERSKI ARE AMONG FIRST BATCH OF SILICON VALLEY COMIC CON 2017 FEATURED GUESTS William Shatner to Host the First “Star Trek: The Next Generation” 30th Anniversary Cast Reunion Event General Admission Tickets On Sale Today San Jose, Calif….

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 3, 2016
Fellow Survivors, During our panel at PAX West today, Telltale took the stage to deliver some additional details surrounding the highly-anticipated third season of The Walking Dead. Since its unveiling at E3 in June, the title and release window for the next season of the series have been tightly under wraps. Today, we can announce that ‘The Walking…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 2, 2016
IDW Publishing Boldly Goes East For New York Based Star Trek Convention San Diego, CA (September 2, 2016) –  Star Trek: Mission New York kicks off today and IDW will be there with special guests in attendance, convention exclusives, and a can’t-miss panel. The panel taking place on day one of the convention is: IDW…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 1, 2016
Dark Horse will release a special, limited-edition batch of Halo Covenant Banshee Ultra replicas MILWAUKIE, Ore., (September 1, 2016)—Dark Horse and 343 Industries are excited to announce a PAX West exclusive product: the PAX Exclusive 5” Halo Covenant Banshee Ultra replica. This limited-edition product will only be available at PAX West from September 2 to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2016
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT TO DEBUT FULL-LENGTH ANIMATED FEATURE FILM OCTOBER 6 ON MAIN STAGE OF JAVITS CENTER ADAM WEST HEADLINES POST-PREMIERE PANEL   BURBANK, CA (August 25, 2016) – In poetically appropriate fashion, Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders will have its World Premiere in Gotham itself as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment debuts the…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 29, 2016
  We are pleased to announce that Icon Heroes will be at Star Trek Mission New York (September 2-4), booth #323, with a limited edition NCC-1701 Saucer Mouse Pad (only 100 pieces produced, $15).  We will also have a limited supply of our popular Mr. Spock Card Holder in  all-new 50th anniversary packaging ($35) and our…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2016
Long Beach Comic Con is starting to roll out their programming highlights beginning this week. Lucky for us, the gang at LBCC have given ACTION FIGURE INSIDER the opportunity to exclusively announce the ROBOTECH panel! Robotech: A Look To The Future Time: Sunday, September 18 11:00–12:00 NOON Panelists: Steve Yun, Billy Davis Harmony Gold USA…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 16, 2016
Pokémon GO Meet-Ups, Events & Multi-Player Team Games Planned At This Weekend’s Convention At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center ROSEMONT, Ill., August 15, 2016 – On Saturday, Wizard World Comic Con Chicago will host a series of Pokémon GO meet ups and events within its popular and growing Gaming area. The events will be an…

 

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