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12.18.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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Cat Farris

Cat Farris

Artist and writer of The Last Diplomat, Flaccid Badger, and Frog Song. Artist for Emily and the Strangers, Trekker: The Train to Avalon Bay.

Lucy Knisley

Lucy Knisley

Lucy Knisley is an ALA Alex Award-winning cartoonist and occasional puppeteer, ukulele player and food/travel writer living in New York City. She is a graduate of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Center for Cartoon Studies. She is a guest of Fantagraphics and will be signing her two new travelogues: Displacement and An Age of License. Her many previous works include Stop Paying Attention, French Milk, Relish, Something New, and New Kid.

Jake Myler

Jake Myler

Artist for Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock: Journey to the Everspring, Bravest Warriors, Richie Rich Gems, Madagascar 3: Long Live the King, Mickey Mouse, and Chip 'N' Dale Rescue Rangers.

Charles Paul Wilson III

Charles Paul Wilson III

Artist for Shadow Show: Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Ghostbusters, Wraith, The Red Ten, The X-Files: Season 10, Wild Blue Yonder, and Morning Glories.

12.17.2014   Special Guest Announcement: Isaac Marion

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Isaac Marion

Isaac Marion

Isaac Marion is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Warm Bodies, which was adapted into a feature film in 2013. He has lived in or around Seattle his whole life, working a variety of strange jobs and frequently sleeping in vehicles. He currently lives in Wallingford with his family, which is a cat.

12.17.2014   Tales From The Con!

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Undigested Beef

Undigested Beef


12.16.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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 Blond

Blond

Blond is a colorist whose recent work includes New Suicide Squad, World's Finest, Teen Titans, Batman Eternal, Justice League: Trinity War, George Perez's Sirens, Superman/Wonder Woman, Batgirl, Detective Comics, and more.

Colleen Coover

Colleen Coover

Eisner award-winning artist for Bandette. Writer of Adventure Time: The Flip Side, artist on Batman '66, Trekker: The Train to Avalon Bay, Marvel: Now What?, The Storyteller.

Andrew Griffith

Andrew Griffith

Artist for Transformers: Robots In Disguise, The Transformers, The Transformers: Primacy, The Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye, and The Transformers: Dark Cybertron.

Dan Jurgens

Dan Jurgens

Writer and artist whose recent work includes Aquaman and the Others, The New 52: Futures End, Superman: Futures End, Superman: Doomed, Booster Gold: Futures End, Aquaman: Futures End, Green Lantern: The Wrath of the First Lantern, Justice League Dark, and The Death of Superman.

12.15.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: John Wesley Shipp

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John Wesley Shipp

John Wesley Shipp

After coming up through the daytime soaps Guiding Light and Santa Barbara, he played the Scarlet Speedster in the 1990 series The Flash. He recently returned to the superhero world as Henry Allen in the current CW Flash series. He was Mr. Lahey in MTV’s Teen Wolf, played Mitch Leery in the teen drama Dawson's Creek, and has voiced Professor Zoom in Batman: The Brave and the Bold.
 
Mr. Shipp will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

12.12.2014   Win PacSci IMAX movie tickets!

Posted by: Andrea D Win PacSci IMAX movie tickets!
Emerald City Comicon is very excited to announce that we will be partnering with the Pacific Science Center for our 2015 show. We'll post more information about that at a later date, but for now we get to give away PacSci IMAX theater tickets!

We have contests running on our Facebook page, Twitter account, and Tumblr starting today and ending on Monday at 5PM PST. One winner of two tickets will be randomly selected from each contest.

PacSci IMAX current movie showings are:
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (in IMAX 3D)
  • Interstellar: The IMAX Experience
  • Great White Shark 3D
  • Rocky Mountain Express
  • Flight of the Butterflies 3D
  • Journey to the South Pacific 3D

The tickets received are valid through June 2015, they must be exchanged at the ticket booth for valid admission, they do not guarantee admission to sold out events, are not valid for opening weekend of any film (currently just The Hobbit), and do not include admission to the exhibits. Winners will be contacted and tickets will be mailed to the winners upon receipt of their address.

12.12.2014   Special Guest Announcement: Ani-Mia

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 Ani-Mia

Ani-Mia

A cosplayer and model, she has been traveling the country appearing at conventions, judging costume contests, appearing on panels, along with being in online and print magazines.

12.11.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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Grace Allison

Grace Allison

Artist of Wander: Olive Hopkins And The Ninth Kingdom. Colorist on Memorial, Daredevil, and Trekker: The Train to Avalon Bay.

Benjamin Dewey

Benjamin Dewey

Artist on The Autumnlands: Tooth and Claw, I Was The Cat, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9, Husbands. Creator of The Tragedy Series.

Zac Gorman

Zac Gorman

Cartoonist of Costume Quest: Invasion of the Candy Snatchers, Steven Universe, Adventure Time, Bee and PuppyCat, Bravest Warriors. Creator of Magical Game Time.

Jason Latour

Jason Latour

Comic book writer whose recent work includes Wolverine and the X-Men, Edge of the Spider-Verse, Original Sin, Wolverine: Japan's Most Wanted, Winter Soldier. Also a penciller and cover artist for titles such as Rocket Raccoon, Southern Bastards, Django Unchained, Mighty Avengers.