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03.23.2015   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Alex Kingston

Posted by: Andrea D
Alex Kingston

Alex Kingston

Currently appearing on the CW's hit Arrow as Professor Dinah Lance, she's also best known for her role as River Song on Doctor Who, as Dr. Elizabeth Corday on the long-running medical drama ER, and for guest-starring roles on Law & Order:SVU, CSI, and Without a Trace. She'll soon be seen in the films Happily Ever After and Bukowski. Ms. Kingston will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

03.20.2015   Celebrity Guest Cancellation: Jenna Coleman

Posted by: Andrea D
Jenna Coleman

Jenna Coleman

Currently traveling through space and time with The Doctor as companion Clara Oswald, she started out on the British TV series Emmerdale and Waterloo Road, voiced Melia in the video game Xenoblade Chronicles, and played Connie in Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger.
 
Ms. Coleman is no longer able to attend ECCC.

03.18.2015   Celebrity Guest Addition: Jewel Staite

Posted by: Andrea D Celebrity Guest Addition: Jewel Staite
Unfortunately Morena Baccarin has canceled her appearance at ECCC due to a new filming commitment. All solo photo ops will be refunded, and those who purchased group photo ops (Firefly and Women of the Whedonverse) will have the option to cancel.

Fortunately, we were able to book a new celebrity guest: Jewel Staite! After starting out on shows in Canada like Space Cases and Flash Forward she gained cult status as the shiniest mechanic in the galaxy Kaylee Frye on Firefly and Serenity. She went on to starring roles in Stargate: Atlantis, The L.A. Complex, and The Killing. She can be also be seen in the upcoming films 40 Below and Falling and How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town. Ms. Staite will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon, she will have solo photo ops, and will join the Firefly and Women of Whedonverse photo ops. She will also join the Firefly panel with Gina Torres.

03.18.2015   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Andrea D
You Won't Like Me When I'm Irish

You Won't Like Me When I'm Irish


03.17.2015   Check Out the Expanded ECCC Kids Area!

Posted by: Andrea D Check Out the Expanded ECCC Kids Area!
The ECCC Kids Area is bigger and better than ever! It will be in TCC Lower Level this year, and there is a daily Kids Costume Parade, live events and demonstrations, the chance to enter our Lego building contest, face painting, and more!

We are proud to partner with the Pacific Science Center to bring interesting scientific exhibits and shows to our convention. You can also take your ECCC badge to PacSci after our con for discounted entry.

For all the details on events, demonstrations and more, visit our Kids Area page.

03.16.2015   Gaming is Back at ECCC 2015!

Posted by: Andrea D Gaming is Back at ECCC 2015!
This year, ECCC Gaming has taken over all of WSCC Level 2! Join us each day for new tournaments and to try out one of the dozen game demos. We have a lending library available for you to play your old favorite game or to find a new favorite, a host of Gaming Exhibitors and ongoing RPG adventures available all day. Don't miss our evening content from 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM, where we open up Level 3 to ECCC Gaming After Dark, and a variety of Social Deduction games.

Visit the Gaming section of our website for more information.

03.13.2015   Celebrity Guest Cancellation: Dante Basco

Posted by: Andrea D

Unfortunately Dante Basco has had to cancel his appearance at ECCC 2015. He has made this video to explain the situation to the fans who were looking forward to meeting him.

We have added a new Celebrity Guest that we hope you’ll look forward to meeting: Troy Baker! A virtual Who’s Who voice in animation and video games, he’s portrayed such notable voices as The Joker in the Arkham Asylum series, Clint Barton/Hawkeye in many Marvel animated properties, and Joel in The Last of Us. He’ll soon be heard as the voice of Steeljaw in Transformers: Robots in Disguise. Mr. Baker will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

03.11.2015   New ECCC Exclusives

Posted by: Andrea D New ECCC Exclusives
We have new ECCC exclusive merchandise for this year's convention! Three new t-shirt designs, including a Hellboy design by Mike Mignola, and a design by one of our exhibitors Unicorn Empire. This year also heralds the return of the ECCC Hoodie! Pricing information and more can be found on our Exclusives page.