Tag: Wizard World


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
August 16, 2016
PokemonGoLogo 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…


by Daniel Pickett
July 17, 2016
Universal Studios and Universal Music Executive Helps to Take the Magic of Pop Culture to the Next Level   LOS ANGELES, July 14, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (the “Company” or “Wizard World”), a leading producer of entertainment and pop culture events in North America, today announced that it has promoted Randy Malinoff to the position…


by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2016
The World’s Largest Athlete’ Joins Sebastian Stan, Evan Peters, William Shatner, Hayley Atwell, Others At Sacramento Convention Center Next Weekend SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 10, 2016 – Already a huge world class pop-culture event, Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento just got a lot “bigger” as “The World’s Largest Athlete,” WWE Superstar Big Show®, will be at…


by Daniel Pickett
May 24, 2016
WizardWorldCryptTV1 Hair-Raising Video Series Debuts Exclusively at Wizard World Philadelphia June 2 – 6   LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB:WIZD), producer of the largest comic and pop culture convention events, and Crypt TV, the digital brand behind the most terrifying content on the web, have announced a new eight-city video showcase…


by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2016
Fans Can Purchase Online Or At Autograph Kiosk At Wizard World Comic Con Shows From Worldwide Leader in Authentication Beginning This Weekend in Des Moines, June 2-5 in Philadelphia LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and James Spence Authentication (JSA) today announced a partnership by which Wizard World Comic Con…


by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2016
Gerhard, Dean Haspiel, Salvador Larroca, Glenn Fabry Among Top Comics Creators To Attend Wizard World Philadelphia, June 2-5 Brad Guigar, Julian Totino Tedesco, Dan Schoening, Michael Klastorin, Clinton Hobart, Michael Golden Also Headline Artist Alley At Pennsylvania Convention Center PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2016 – Eisner Award winners Gerhard (“Cerebus”), Dean Haspiel (“The Incredible Hulk,” “Spider-Man…


by Daniel Pickett
April 16, 2016
WizatdWorldCruise2016 We are excited to announce that our inaugural cruise will he attended by both Norman Reedus and Chris Hemsworth! Other announced guests include Ernie Hudson, Barry Bostwick, Joel Hodgson & Sara Underwood. Many more celebrity guests, artists and cosplayers will be announced soon. Cabins go onsale to the general public on Wednesday April 20th at…


by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2016
Neal Adams, Clinton Hobart, Arthur Suydam, James O’Barr, Ken Kelly, Michael Golden Also Headline Artist Alley At Minneapolis Convention Center MINNEAPOLIS, April 5, 2016 – Eisner Award winners Gerhard (“Cerebus”), Dean Haspiel (“American Splendor,” “X-Men”), and Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern”), as well as Tom Cook (“He-Man,” “She-Ra”), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Spider-Man”), Clinton Hobart (Disney…


by Daniel Pickett
April 1, 2016
 Tekken 7, Street Fighter VNaruto Shippuden Tournaments Free Play, Demos & Celebrity Events Highlight the Twitch Live Stream from America’s Center; Major Brands On Hand To Enhance Gaming Experience For Fans Friday Through Sunday ST. LOUIS, March 30, 2016 – Video Gaming fans have a lot to look forward to this weekend as Wizard World…


by Daniel Pickett
February 8, 2016
Tournament, Free-Play For Hugely Popular Fighting Game Franchise From BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Set For Wizard World Gaming Portland, February 19-21; Only Touring Event To Feature TEKKEN 7 In North America EL SEGUNDO, Calif., February 5, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today announces that the arcade version of…


by Daniel Pickett
January 27, 2016
Jessica Jones,’ ‘Don’t Trust the B-,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ Star Krysten Ritter To Attend Wizard World Portland, February 20-21   Will Appear Alongside ‘Jessica Jones’ Co-Star Mike Colter Saturday, Sunday At Oregon Convention Center; Popular Actress Also Known For ‘Big Eyes,’ ‘Veronica Mars,’ ‘Listen up Philip’’ PORTLAND, Oregon, January 25, 2016 – Krysten Ritter, who has…


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
December 11, 2015
WizatdWorldGaming1 Wizard World Gaming Atlanta To Feature Fighting Games Tournament Competition with $20,000 in Cash Prizes Popular Games Such As Ultra Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter III, Guilty Gear Xrd, BlazBlue Highlighted At Inaugural Event, January 22-24 ATLANTA, December 10, 2015 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced several of the competitive tournaments featuring the…


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 27, 2015
Wizard World Comic Con Louisville Attendees to Receive ‘The Walking Dead #1’ Limited Edition Exclusive Variant Cover By James O’Barr, November 6-8 ‘The Crow’ Creator Has Drawn 22nd Cover In 2015 Series Available At Kentucky International Convention Center For Full-Price Attendees; VIP Fans Get Additional B&W Sketch Cover At Registration LOUISVILLE, Ky., October 26, 2015…


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
April 23, 2015
WizWorldComicConBox3 Fans Can Receive Exclusive Collectibles, Toys, Tech, Games, Licensed Artwork, Comics And More Beginning April 30, 2015 EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB:WIZD) today announced the launch of ComicConBox™, a subscription-based premium monthly box service which offers fans the opportunity to receive exclusive collectibles, toys, technology, games, licensed artwork, comics, apparel, Wizard World Comic…


by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2014
WizTWDVariant1 Return Of Popular Run Includes Drawings By Superstar Artists For All 24 Shows In Wizard World Comic Con Series Beginning In New Orleans, January 9-11; VIPs To Receive Additional B&W Sketch Skybound’s The Walking Dead created by Robert Kirkman, the groundbreaking, Eisner Award winning comic book series, continues to captivate audiences worldwide. With anticipation high…


by Daniel Pickett
August 14, 2014
stan wizard ConventionExclusive.com will be at Wizard World Chicago with two new show exclusives this year. They will have a Stan Lee Funko pop which is exclusive to Wizard World. They will also have a limited amount of their 2014 show tour Pop exclusives on hand. These include Glow in the dark Doc from BTTF, Sam and…