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01.23.2014   Exclusive Welcome to Night Vale and The Thrilling Adventure Hour event

Posted by: Andrea D Exclusive Welcome to Night Vale and The Thrilling Adventure Hour event
There will be an ECCC-exclusive Welcome to Night Vale and Thrilling Adventure Hour evening event on Friday, March 28th. A live performance by Welcome to Night Vale and the Emerald City Comicon-exclusive sneak preview screening of the Thrilling Adventure Hour Concert Film. The event is free to all Friday or 3-Day badge holders, and will be at the convention center.

The Welcome to Night Vale and Thrilling Adventure Hour podcasts will be guests at Emerald City Comicon March 28-30th. There will be signings, panels, special guests, and an ECCC-exclusive event.

01.23.2014   Special Guests Announced!

Posted by: Jim D
Ryan Benjamin

Ryan Benjamin

Artist on I, Frankenstein, Batman Beyond, Ghost Omnibus, Smallville Season 11. Cover artist on Watson and Holmes.

Sean

Sean "Cheeks" Galloway

Writer for Batman Black and White, artist for Adventures of Superman, Super Street Fighter, World of Warcraft: Pearl of Pandaria. Lead character designer for the animated Spectacular Spider-Man, storyboard artist for G.I. Joe: Renegades and Scooby Doo Mystery Inc.

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.

Amy Mebberson

Amy Mebberson

Artist for Jem and The Holograms, My Little Pony: Friends Forever, Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Littlest Pet Shop, Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures, The Muppets Omnibus, My Little Pony Micro-Series, and Sesame Street.

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.

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.

James Silvani

James Silvani

Known for his work on Darkwing Duck and DuckTales, recent work includes Doodle Jump Comics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures, Sesame Street. Author of Draw-A-Saurus: Everything You Need to Know to Draw Your Favorite Dinosaurs.

01.22.2014   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Jim D
Circus Act

Circus Act


01.21.2014   Crusader Chronicles NEW PAGE Released!

Posted by: Jim D
Emerald City Crusader Chronicles Page 33

Emerald City Crusader Chronicles Page 33


01.21.2014   Celebrity Guest KAREN GILLAN announced - Sunday Only!

Posted by: Jim D
Karen Gillan (Sunday Only)

Karen Gillan (Sunday Only)

Known internationally as Amy Pond from Doctor Who, she's about to rock the universe this summer as Nebula in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy!

Not before bringing her Scottish charm to the Emerald City first.

Ms. Gillan will be appearing at Emerald City Comicon on SUNDAY ONLY.

01.20.2014   The Thrilling Adventure Hour & Welcome to Night Vale at ECCC

Posted by: Andrea D The Thrilling Adventure Hour & Welcome to Night Vale at ECCC
The Thrilling Adventure Hour and Welcome to Night Vale podcasts will be guests at Emerald City Comicon March 28-30th. There will be signings, panels, special guests and an ECCC-exclusive event!

The Thrilling Adventure Hour is a staged show and podcast on the Nerdist network in the style of old-time radio in which actors you know and love from television, comedy, animation, and film dress nicely and enact all manner of genre-based comedy segments.

Welcome to Night Vale is a podcast in the style of community updates for the small desert town of Night Vale, featuring local weather, news, announcements from the Sheriff's Secret Police, mysterious lights in the night sky, dark hooded figures with unknowable powers, and cultural events. Turn on your radio and hide.

01.17.2014   Special Guests Announced!

Posted by: Andrea D
Mike & Laura Allred

Mike & Laura Allred

Writer and creator of Madman, his next work can be found in the upcoming Silver Surfer. Artist on FF, Detective Comics, All-New Marvel Now! Point One, Batman '66, It Girl! and the Atomics, Eerie. He is joined by his frequent collaborator, colorist and wife, Laura Allred.

D.J. Kirkbride

D.J. Kirkbride

Eisner and a Harvey award winning co-writer/co-creator of Amelia Cole and Never Ending. Editor and contributing writer for the Popgun anthologies, co-writer for stories featured in Titmouse Mook vol. 2 and Outlaw Territory vol. 3.

Adam P. Knave

Adam P. Knave

Eisner and Harvey award winning editor and writer who co-writes Amelia Cole, Artful Daggers and Never Ending. As an editor he worked on Image's Popgun anthologies and edited Jamal Igle's Molly Danger.

T. Lewis

T. Lewis

T. Lewis is most famous as the illustrator for the newspaper strip Over the Hedge. He has also provided art for several books and in the 90's, worked on the Mickey Mouse comic for Disney. He is the recipient of the 1999 National Cartoonist Society Book Illustration Award.

Rod Salm

Rod Salm

Hailing from Winnipeg, Rod Salm created the web comic "Death at Your Door" in 2010. The comic follows Death attempting to make a life for himself in the world of mortals, in exchange for delivering pizza to Life once a week.

Gail Simone

Gail Simone

Writer on Secret Six, Conan Red Sonja, Red Sonja, Tomb Raider, Vampirella: Feary Tales, Batgirl: Futures End, Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman, Leaving Megalopolis, Batgirl, Savage Wolverine, The Movement, Deadpool, and Legends of Red Sonja.

01.16.2014   Special Guests Announced!

Posted by: Jim D
Amy Chu

Amy Chu

Writer of Girls Night Out: Tales of New York, The VIP Room, The Date, and contributor to Vertigo Quarterly CMYK, and CBLDF Liberty Annual.

Becky Cloonan

Becky Cloonan

Artist and writer for The Mire, Wolves. Artist on The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, Harley Quinn, Conan the Barbarian, Young Avengers. Cover artist for Red Sonja, Pretty Deadly, Zero.

Sterling Gates

Sterling Gates

Writer for DC Comics' Forever Evil: A.R.G.U.S., Justice League of America's Vibe, Justice League, Justice League of America, Tales from the Abyss, Kirby Genesis: Captain Victory.

Jeff Lemire

Jeff Lemire

Writer on Justice League United, The New 52: Futures End, Secret Origins, The Valiant, Constantine/Hellblazer, Justice League: Futures End, Green Arrow, Batman Black and White, Batman/Superman, Constantine, and the upcoming Plutona, Descender, and Hawkeye. Writer and artist on Trillium, Sweet Tooth, The Underwater Welder, Vertigo Quarterly CMYK, and Animal Man. Cover artist for Rai, Wytches, X-O Manowar, Wild's End.

Dustin Nguyen

Dustin Nguyen

Artist for Superman Unchained, Thanos: A God Up There Listening, Batman Eternal, Batman and Robin: Futures End, Wolverine, Regular Show, Creepy, Captain Midnight, Batman, Adventure Time, and the upcoming Descender. Cover artist for Uncanny X-Men, All New X-Men, Action Comics, Legendary Star-Lord, and Damian: Son of Batman. Writer and artist of Batman: Li'l Gotham.

Chris Oatley

Chris Oatley

A Visual Development Artist for Disney, Hasbro and EA, he hosts the #1 Illustration podcast on iTunes (Chris Oatley's ArtCast) and teaches digital painting, composition and color theory online via his art school, The Magic Box.

Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart

Award-winning colorist on Detective Comics, The Walking Dead, The Goon, Sir Edward Grey, Witchfinder, Predator vs. Judge Dredd vs. Aliens, Harley Quinn, B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth, Aliens: Fire and Stone, abe Sapien, Elektra, Dark Horse Presents, Conan the Barbarian, The Sandman: Overture, and more.