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News

02.26.2013   Carrie Fisher

Posted by: Jim D
Unfortunately, Carrie Fisher has canceled her scheduled appearance at ECCC.
 
Apparently, she had a medical incident last week, on the 22nd. Here's is the statement we received from her management this morning:
 
“Ms. Fisher had a medical incident and she's doing much better, but doctors don't want her working for about a month.”
 
Thank you for your understanding!

02.26.2013   ECCC Mobile App!

Posted by: Jim D ECCC Mobile App!
ECCC has gone mobile!

You can find the Guide to the 2013 Emerald City Comicon on the GUIDEBOOK app (available for iOs, Android, BlackBerry, Windows 7 and more)!

For more info, check out the Guidebook App website!

02.25.2013   ComiXology, Red 5 & ECCC create first ever Digital Convention Exclusive!

Posted by: Jim D
ComiXology, Red 5 Comics & Emerald City Comicon have teamed up to bring fans the first-ever digital convention exclusive — Atomic Robo: Along Came a Tyrantula. Every ECCC ’13 badge holder will find a redemption code on the back of their convention badge that entitles them to this digital only Atomic Robo comic. Fans at the show will be the first to experience this first of its kind convention exclusive that showcases how comiXology makes exciting new, immersive and innovative storytelling techniques possible by utilizing comiXology’s Guided View technology – that can only be experienced on comiXology!

For complete details on this great promotion, click here!

02.23.2013   Guest cancellations

Posted by: Jim D
Due to illness, Bob Layton will be unable to attend ECCC this year. Additionally, due to a work conflict, Brandon Peterson will also be unable to attend. We apologize for the inconvenience!

02.23.2013   New Celebrity Announcement!

Posted by: Jim D
Michael Rooker

Michael Rooker

Best known for his role as Merle on The Walking Dead, other credits include Tombstone, Cliffhanger, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer and Days of Thunder, plus television shows such as Criminal Minds, Burn Notice, JAG, Law and Order and Crossing Jordan.

Mr. Rooker will be appearing Friday through Sunday.

02.23.2013   Walking Dead Guest changes

Posted by: Jim D
Due to a schedule conflict, Chandler Riggs will no longer be able to appear at ECCC. In his stead, the amazing Michael Rooker has agreed to pop in last minute and appear at ECCC all weekend!

Additionally, Danai Gurira will be unable to appear on Friday, but will be appearing both on Saturday and Sunday!

Please check the schedules online and on-site for the updated schedules. Thank you!

02.21.2013   Exclusive Walking Dead t-shirt

Posted by: Jim D Exclusive Walking Dead t-shirt
Are you a fan of The Walking Dead? Well, working once again with Skybound, we are featuring an exclusive ECCC Walking Dead t-shirt featuring art by ECCC guest Charlie Adlard!

Available in Men's & Women's cut at the ECCC Show Booth in the South Lobby!

02.21.2013   First official ECCC show print revealed!

Posted by: Jim D First official ECCC show print revealed!
Guest and noted cover artist DAVE JOHNSON, in conjunction with DC Entertainment and ECCC, has created this fantastic show print featuring Superman battling Parademons over the Seattle skyline!

This print is 11x17, limited to 350 and will be available at the ECCC Show booth in the South Lobby!