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02.08.2013   Special Guests announced!

Posted by: Jim D
Emily Carroll

Emily Carroll

Born in 1983, graduated from Sheridan College's classical animation program in 2005, and now spends most of her time drawing and/or writing comics for both print and the internet. Her work is largely inspired by fairy tales, urban legends, and nightmares. Originally from London, Ontario, Emily now lives in Vancouver, British Columbia with her wife Kate Craig and their massive cat, Tuco.

Danielle Corsetto

Danielle Corsetto

Creator/writer/artist of the popular webcomic Girls With Slingshots. She is also the writer of the upcoming Adventure Time Vol. 1: Playing With Fire OGN.

Evan Dahm

Evan Dahm

Best known for creating and self-publishing over 1500 pages of comics set in an invented world called Overside, including Rice Boy, Order of Tales, and Vattu. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, drinks a lot of coffee and draws with his left hand.

Becky Dreistadt & Frank Gibson

Becky Dreistadt & Frank Gibson

Frequent collaborators and the creators of the webcomic Tiny Kitten Teeth. Becky is also a character designer on the upcoming Bee and PuppyCat cartoon, an artist on Adventure Time, and Adventure Time with Fionna & Cake comics. Frank is a co-writer on Bee and PuppyCat, and has written for the Adventure Time comic.

Frank Gibson

Frank Gibson

A writer from New Zealand who now lives in Los Angeles, his work includes Tiny Kitten Teeth, a hand-painted comic that he works on with his partner Becky, as well as its retro children book companion piece, Tigerbuttah. He has also contributed a few stories to Boom!'s Adventure Time series.

KC Green

KC Green

A fat baby that came to be on a cold day in Feburary and two people were really, really happy about that, until years later, the baby left the two happy people to go live somewhere else cus the baby wasn’t content with where he was and had to crawl everywhere. He drew a lot and watched cartoons and is still crawlin’ around somewhere in New England.

Phil McAndrew

Phil McAndrew

An illustrator, cartoonist and writer who has created work for MAD Magazine, Cartoon Network, Workman Publishing, BOOM! Studios and many others. His first book is called Crying In Front Of Your Dog And Other Stories. Originally from snowy Syracuse, NY, he currently lives in sunny San Diego, CA.

Yuko Ota

Yuko Ota

A cartoonist & illustrator whose work appears most prominently at JohnnyWander.com, a twice-weekly slice of life webcomic. She has worked with publishers like Oni Press, Dark Horse Inc., Lerner Publishing, BOOM!, Benign Kingdom and Red5 on properties including Adventure Time, Yo Gabba Gabba, Atomic Robo & more.

Ananth Panagariya

Ananth Panagariya

A writer and designer whose work appears most prominently on JohnnyWander.com, a twice-weekly slice of life webcomic. He has written and produced work for Oni Press, First Second, BOOM!, Dark Horse, Inc, and Benign Kingdom, including comics, t-shirt & ad design and production work.

02.08.2013   3-Day Passes SOLD OUT!

Posted by: Jim D
As of today, 3-Day Tickets to Emerald City Comicon are sold out online. We will not be selling any 3-Day passes at the door, but there are still tickets available at local stores (while their supplies last).

Additionally, we are almost sold out of Saturday tickets.

Thank you for your incredible support of Emerald City Comicon and see you in a few weeks!

02.08.2013   Special Guest announced!

Posted by: Jim D
Israel Idonije (Sun Only)

Israel Idonije (Sun Only)

Best known as a defensive lineman for the Chicago Bears, Israel Idonije is a longtime comics fan who has founded his own publishing company, Athleta Comics. Athleta's first series, The Protectors, by ECCC guest Ron Marz and Bart Sears, will debut later this year.

Mr. Idonije will be appearing in the ECCC signing area on Sunday, March 3rd, from Noon-1pm, and will be handing out 200 ECCC exclusive Protectors mini-lithos during the signing.

02.07.2013   Model Mayhem!

Posted by: Jim D Model Mayhem!
Come see ECCC’s first annual scale model show, Model Mayhem! New for 2013, Model Mayhem will feature amazing scale model spaceships, hero figures, robots and hardware from many of your favorite shows and comics.

Models from the finest model builders in the Pacific Northwest region will be on display, along with demonstrations on model building, and information for next year’s first ECCC model contest – Model Mayhem 2014!

And if you want to have your own models on display, bring them by Friday evening and/or Saturday morning!

All weekend in Room 303!

02.07.2013   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Jim D
A Wooden Performance

A Wooden Performance


02.06.2013   Programming announced!

Posted by: Jim D
We have released our full Programming Schedule for the 2013 Emerald City Comicon. 188 hours of delectable panels for your enjoyment!

Please check out the entire Programming Schedule here.

02.04.2013   Special Guests announced!

Posted by: Jim D
Garry Brown

Garry Brown

Artist of The Massive, Five Ghosts, and Mass Effect: Homeworlds as well as the cover artist of Sons of Anarchy, Suicide Risk, Judge Dredd, and Incorruptible.

Gerry Duggan

Gerry Duggan

Writer of Deadpool, The Infinite Horizon, The Last Christmas, Fear Agent, Bongo's Simpsons Comics and Simpsons Treehouse of Horror XIII.

Josh Fialkov

Josh Fialkov

Harvey and Eisner-nominated writer of Echoes, Tumor, Elk’s Run, The Last of the Greats, Punks, I, Vampire and The Ultimates. His latest project is The Bunker for Oni Press.

Kevin Hanna

Kevin Hanna

Creator, writer, and artist of The Clockwork Girl. Director of the upcoming The Clockwork Girl animated film.

David Mack

David Mack

Creator/writer/artist of Kabuki and a well known cover artist. He writes Electric Ant, Dream Logic, plus a critically acclaimed run on Daredevil (which he illustrated as well and introduced the popular character Echo) as well as the current Daredevil: End of Days.

JD Mettler

JD Mettler

Artist, inker and colorist whose work has appeared on Ex Machina, The X-Files/30 Days of Night, 25 to Life, Witchblade, DC Comics Presents: Batman - Irresistible, Angel & Faith, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9, Rocketeer Adventures, Lobo Unbound and more.

Justin Norman

Justin Norman

Artist of All Star Western and The Spirit, plus various Elephantmen titles (regular series, War Toys, The Pilot and War Toys: Yvette), Justice League of America 80 Page Giant, plus contributions to Outlaw Territory & PopGun.

Brian Posehn

Brian Posehn

A comedian, actor and writer, known for his work on the TV show The Sarah Silverman Program and on tour as one of the original members of the Comedians of Comedy.

He is the co-writer of Deadpool for Marvel Comics, was the co-writer of The Last Christmas, and wrote short stories for The Goon: Noir and The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror.

Brian Pulido

Brian Pulido

Founder of Chaos! Comics, publisher/writer of Lady Death, Evil Ernie, A Nightmare on Elm St., Chucky, Friday The 13th, Texas Chainsaw Massacre and many more, he also wrote/directed The Graves starring Tony Todd. Lady Death celebrates its 20 year anniversary in 2014!
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Stuart Sayger

Stuart Sayger

Artist of Archie: 50 Times An American Icon, Bram Stoker's Death Ship, Bionicle, Bionicle: Ignition, Machete, Infestation 2 and Infestation 2: 30 Days Of Night.

Richard Starkings

Richard Starkings

Creator/writer of Elephantmen and Hip Flask, writer of Doctor Who: Cold-Blooded War and founder/creator of Comicraft lettering.

Kurtis Wiebe

Kurtis Wiebe

Writer of Rat Queens, Peter Panzerfaust, Beautiful Creatures, Green Wake and The Intrepids.

Brian Wood

Brian Wood

Best known for his creator-owned works Channel Zero, DMZ, Northlanders, Demo, and Local, other recent work includes The Massive, Anthem, and Mara, Conan the Barbarian and The X-Men.

01.31.2013   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Jim D
Jango-ed Nerves

Jango-ed Nerves