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01.07.2015   Special Guest Announcement: Robin Hobb

Posted by: Andrea D
Robin Hobb

Robin Hobb

Robin Hobb is the bestselling author of the Farseer Trilogy, the Liveship Traders Trilogy, the Tawny Man Trilogy, the Soldier Son Trilogy, and the Rain Wilds Chronicles. She has also written as Megan Lindholm.

Robin Hobb will be appearing on Sunday only.

Photo credit Trina Jones.

01.07.2015   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Andrea D
Boot Call

Boot Call


01.06.2015   The Monsters & Dames 2015 art book!

Posted by: Andrea D The Monsters & Dames 2015 art book!
We're excited to announce the 2015 edition of our annual charity art book, Monsters & Dames! This year, we are featuring a gorgeous cover by special guest Mark Brooks, and have contributions from over eighty other guests and artists that will be attending our 2015 show!

Limited to 1000 individually numbered copies, the 2015 Monster & Dames collection is a full-color, 9"x12" hardcover art book that will be for sale exclusively at the ECCC merch booth, for $30. This is our seventh volume of Monsters & Dames, and as always proceeds will go towards Seattle Children's Hospital. Thanks to art book sales and our charity auctions since we have donated over $75,000 since 2009.
 
Visit our Monsters & Dames page to see examples of art from this year's art book, and previous editions.

01.06.2015   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Jordan Boyd

Jordan Boyd

Colorist whose recent work includes Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman, Vertigo Quarterly CMYK, Savage Hulk, God Hates Astronauts, Umbral, Star Wars: Legacy, Roche Limit, Kings Watch, Doctor Spektor: Master of the Occult, In The Dark, and the upcoming Invisible Republic.

Geof Darrow

Geof Darrow

Creator, writer, and artist of Shaolin Cowboy and Big Guy and Rusty. Previous work includes Deadpool, Hard Boiled, Dark Horse Presents, Prophet Strikefile, God Hates Astronauts, Airboy Archives, Peter Panzerfaust. Also the conceptual designer for the Matrix trilogy.

Dave Kellett

Dave Kellett

Creator, writer, and artist of the web comics Sheldon and Drive. Co-creator of the film documentary Stripped. Co-author of How To Make Webcomics.

Sandra Lanz

Sandra Lanz

Artist on Prophet Strikefile and Prophet Earth War, with earlier work in web comics Ouroboros, Yonderling, and Did You See Me Coming?

01.05.2015   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Jim Calafiore

Jim Calafiore

Artist for Red Lanterns, Leaving Megalopolis, Archer & Armstrong, Green Lantern, Green Lantern: New Guardians, Secret Six, Deadpool, Suicide Squad, Batgirl, Exiles, New Excalibur, and Aquaman.

Erika Moen

Erika Moen

Cartoonist of the web comic Oh Joy Sex Toy, and the serialized comics DAR! and Bucko. Contributor to Anything That Loves, Smut Peddler, and No Straight Lines.

Brian Pulido

Brian Pulido

Founder of Chaos! Comics, creator and writer of Lady Death and Lady Death Origins: Cursed, creator of Evil Ernie, Chastity, and Purgatori. Writer of A Nightmare on Elm St., Chucky, Friday The 13th, Texas Chainsaw Massacre and many more horror movie adaptation comics.

Don Rosa

Don Rosa

Internationally acclaimed and award-winning writer & illustrator best known for his work on Scrooge McDuck and other characters created by Carl Barks for Disney comics, such as The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck. His famous Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck series is now being reprinted by Fantagraphics.

01.02.2015   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Danielle Corsetto

Danielle Corsetto

Writer of the Adventure Time graphic novels Pixel Princesses and Playing With Fire. Writer and artist of the popular web comic Girls With Slingshots. Cover artist for Lumberjanes.

Francisco Herrera

Francisco Herrera

Artist for X-Men, Fairy Quest, Venom, Soulfire: New World Order, Fanboys vs. Zombies, Peter Parker: Spider-Man, Teen Titans Go!, and Thundercats. Character design artist for Marvel Mexico.

Randal Milholland

Randal Milholland

Writer and artist of the web comics Something Positive, Rhymes With Witch, Super Stupor, and Midnight Macabre. Contributor to The Sleep of Reason anthology.

Humberto Ramos

Humberto Ramos

Artist for Spider-Verse, The Amazing Spider-Man, Fairy Quest: Outcasts, Spider-Man, Revelations. Recent cover work includes Avengers Now!, Avengers & X-Men: AXIS, Superior Spider-Man, Miracleman, Inhumans, Nightcrawler, and Fiction Squad.

01.01.2015   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Corinna Bechko

Corinna Bechko

Writer for Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman, Savage Hulk, Star Wars: Legacy, Deep Gravity, Creepy, Once Upon A Time: Shadow of the Queen, Planet of the Apes: Cataclysm, and the upcoming Invisible Republic.

Terry Blas

Terry Blas

Illustrator and writer of Briar Hollow. Cover artist for Regular Show, Bravest Warriors, Adventure Time, and The Legend of Bold Riley.

Gabriel Hardman

Gabriel Hardman

Co-writer and artist for Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman and Savage Hulk. Creator, writer, and artist of Kinski, and the upcoming Invisible Republic. Other work includes Hulk, Secret Avengers, and Agents of Atlas, plus storyboards for movies such as Interstellar, Inception, Dark Knight Rises, Tropic Thunder, and X-Men 2.

Jeff Parker

Jeff Parker

Writer whose recent work includes Aquaman, Batman '66, Incredible Hulks, Flash Gordon, Secret Origins, Kings Watch, Adventures of Superman, He-Man and The Masters of the Universe, and Indestructible Hulk.

12.31.2014   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Andrea D
New Year's Destruction

New Year's Destruction