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08.29.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Mark Englert

Mark Englert

Fine artist known for his movie poster work, depicting pop culture icons from Star Wars to Jurassic Park, The Little Mermaid to Ghostbusters. His work has been shown at various galleries including Gallery 1988, Dark Ink, LTD and more. He is also the colorist for the Image Comics series Revival.

J.G. Jones

J.G. Jones

Co-creator/artist of Wanted, known for his work on Final Crisis, Wonder Woman: The Hiketeia and his numerous covers including Original Sin, Earth 2, Spider-Man 2099, Villains United and Y: The Last Man.

Dave Perillo

Dave Perillo

Dave Perillo is an illustrator/cartoonist living in the Philly burbs. He has done artwork for Disney Television Animation, Disney Merchandising, Mondo, Acme Archives, Acid Free Gallery, Dark Hall Mansion, Mad Magazine, and Target. Designed tour posters for the bands the Aquabats, Fall Out Boy, All Time Low, Flight of the Concords, My Morning Jacket and others. He has had his art featured at Gallery 1988, Spoke Art Gallery, Gallery Nucleus, LTD Gallery and many others.

Tom Whalen

Tom Whalen

Tom Whalen is a talented designer and accomplished illustrator from Pennsylvania. Tom has made a career out of illustrating his passions for such things as comic books, poster art, movies, pop art, toy packaging, and more. He's as passionate about drawing and illustration as he is art and design. He's masterfully fused these passions in his distinctive poster designs.

08.28.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Shawn Crystal

Shawn Crystal

Cover artist of Archer and Armstrong, and artist of Fantomex MAX, and Wolverine & The X-Men.  Previous work includes Deadpool MAX, plus Wolverine/Deadpool: The Decoy, Negative Burn and Hawaiian Dick.

Chris Eliopoulos

Chris Eliopoulos

Illustrator of the Ordinary People Change the World series of books, including I am Rosa Parks, and I am Abraham Lincoln. Author and artist of Avengers vs. Pet Avengers, Desperate Times, Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius, and author of Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers Unleashed, among others.

Steve McNiven

Steve McNiven

Artist of Wolverine (including The Death of Wolverine event), Star-Lord: Worlds on the Brink, Kick-Ass 3, The Mighty World of Marvel, Original Sin, and Uncanny Avengers.

Charles Soule

Charles Soule

Writer of Wolverine (for The Death of Wolverine event), Inhuman, Red Lanterns, She-Hulk, Superman/Wonder Woman, Swamp Thing, Original Sins, Letter 44, Thunderbolts, Superman: Doomed, The Amazing Spider-Man, Green Lantern/Red Lanterns.

08.27.2014   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Andrea D
Team Effort

Team Effort


08.25.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: John Barrowman

Posted by: Andrea D
John Barrowman

John Barrowman

Captain Jack Harkness (Torchwood, Doctor Who) himself, this classically trained stage actor currently stars on the smash hit show Arrow as Malcom Merlyn. He’s also had roles in the TV shows Titans and Desperate Housewives, and was in the movie Zero Dark Thirty. He’s also got a thriving musical career with several albums to his name, and can dance circles around you, too.
 
Mr. Barrowman will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

08.21.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Jay Faerber

Jay Faerber

A comic book and television writer. His current work includes Copperhead and Graveyard Shift. Other work includes Near Death, Point of Impact, Dynamo 5, Noble Causes, New Warriors, Generation X, and The Titans. In television, he wrote episodes of Ringer, Marvel's Avengers Assemble, and Star-Crossed.

Tom Fowler

Tom Fowler

Artist on Howtoons [Re]Ignition, Quantum & Woody, X-O Manowar, Bloodshot and H.A.R.D.Corps, Magnus Robot Figher, Archer and Armstrong, Creepy, The Thrilling Adventure Hour. Past work includes Venom, Spider Island Daily Bugle, Outlaw Territory, Deadpool Team-Up, Prince of Persia: Before the Sandstorm, I Am An Avenger, Batman: Under the Cowl, MAD Magazine and Mysterius.

Agnes Garbowska

Agnes Garbowska

Penciller and cover artist for My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Michael Turner's All New Soulfire, Littlest Pet Shop, Damsels in Excess, Doodle Jump Comics, Dexter's Laboratory, The Victories, Metahuman, Samurai Jack, My Little Pony: Friends Forever, Li'l Vampi, Li'l Sonja, Li'l Bionic Kids, Li'l Battlestar Galactica, Powerpuff Girls, Mercy Sparx, Li'l Ernie, and more.

Brian Joines

Brian Joines

Creator/writer of Krampus and Imagine Agents, contributing writer on Noble Causes and This Is a Souvenir: The Songs of Spearmint & Shirley Lee.

John Layman

John Layman

A comic book writer who has worked on Batman Eternal, Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo, Godzilla: The IDW Era, Detective Comics, Chew/Revival One-Shot, Catwoman, Planetary, The Joker: Death of the Family, Batman: The Dark Knight.

Joshua Williamson

Joshua Williamson

A comic book writer, currently working on Nailbiter and Ghosted. His previous work includes RoboCop, Captain Midnight, Deathstroke, and Sketch Monsters: Attack of the 100-Foot Booger.

08.20.2014   Special Guest Announcement: Ivy Doomkitty

Posted by: Andrea D
Ivy Doomkitty

Ivy Doomkitty

Ivy is an international costumer/cosplayer, host, artist, gamer, and figure model for comic book artist/writer, Frank Cho. Ivy was recently featured as a guest judge on Heroes of Cosplay. Ivy uses her passion to create her own costumes and bring to life her favorite characters from gaming and comics as well as creating a positive impact in the cosplay community. She strives to show others in the community that you can do something you love, regardless of gender, skin color, sexual orientation, body shape/size, etc.

08.20.2014   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Jim D
Clock Watcher

Clock Watcher


08.19.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Morena Baccarin

Posted by: Andrea D
Morena Baccarin

Morena Baccarin

Fresh off her dramatic role as Jessica Brody on the Emmy Award-winning show Homeland, she is forever part of science fiction cult history as Inara Serra on Firefly and Serenity. She starred as Anna on ABC’s remake of V, and has had memorable guest appearances on The Mentalist and How I Met Your Mother. Not to mention her deep roster of voice work for DC Animation as Black Canary, Cheetah, and Talia al Ghul.
 
Ms. Baccarin will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!