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02.24.2015   Special Guest Announcement

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Mike Grell

Mike Grell

Artist and writer, known for his work on Green Arrow, Green Lantern, Iron Man, The Warlord, and Jon Sable Freelance. Recent work includes promotional and interior art for Arrow.

02.23.2015   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Hayley Atwell

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Hayley Atwell

Hayley Atwell

After starting out on the BBC in The Line of Beauty, she made her film debut in How About You… before getting her big break as SSR Agent Peggy Carter in Captain America: The First Avenger.
 
She's also appeared in The Prisoner and Black Mirror, and her leading role in Marvel’s Agent Carter miniseries has made her an even bigger player in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
 
Ms. Atwell will be appearing at Emerald City Comicon on Friday only!

02.20.2015   ECCC and WeLoveFine team up again!

Posted by: Andrea D ECCC and WeLoveFine team up again!
WeLoveFine and Emerald City Comicon introduce the second edition of their exclusive line of ECCCxWLF convention apparel!

The first items in this year's partnership include nine different t-shirt designs, including those inspired by Adventure Time, Invader Zim, My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, The Transformers, Marvel comics, and more! All designs can be found on our ECCC Exclusives page.

These shirts will debut and be exclusively available at the upcoming Emerald City Comicon, March 27 to 29, 2015.

02.20.2015   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Orlando Jones

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Orlando Jones

Orlando Jones

After getting his comedic start on MADtv he appeared movies like Office Space, The Replacements, The Time Machine, and Drumline, and television shows like Pushing Daisies, Ghost Whisperer, and Everybody Hates Chris. He's also lent his voice to King of the Hill, Father of the Pride, and Black Dynamite.
 
He's working very hard right now not to lose his head as Captain Frank Irving on the hit Fox show Sleepy Hollow.
 
Mr. Jones will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

02.19.2015   The ECCC Cinema Series Returns!

Posted by: Andrea D The ECCC Cinema Series Returns!
Cinerama and Emerald City Comicon are once again partnering to bring you the Second Annual ECCC Cinema Series! This unique event runs three nights at Seattle's famous Cinerama and brings together movie stars talking about their films in an intimate Q&A before a screening of those same movies in glorious high definition!

Thursday is Raiders of the Lost Ark with Karen Allen, Friday is The Avengers with Stan Lee, and Saturday is Scott Pilgrim vs. the World with Brandon Routh. Tickets can be purchased directly from Cinerama.

02.18.2015   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Chloe Bennet

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Chloe Bennet

Chloe Bennet

Chloe Bennet grew up on the south side of Chicago and at the age of 12 she joined the Second City Youth Ensemble, where she studied acting and improv. At 15 she was discovered by a music manager who immediately signed her and she recorded with some of the same songwriters and producers behind Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Celine Dion, Jennifer Lopez, and Madonna, among others.

In the summer of 2010, Bennet landed her first role as a co-host on the TeenNick television show The Nightlife, and guest starred on ABC's Nashville. Now she rocks Tuesday nights as Skye on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Ms. Bennet will be appearing at Emerald City Comicon on Friday only!

02.18.2015   Tales From The Con!

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Bow Down to the King

Bow Down to the King


02.17.2015   We bring you Beer and Food Trucks!

Posted by: Andrea D We bring you Beer and Food Trucks!
ECCC will have two awesome new additions this year: the ECCC Beer Garden and Food Truck Alley!

Emerald City Comicon is proud to partner with Ninkasi Brewing to bring you an all new-beer (Big Bot Pale Ale) and a new exciting on-site experience: the ECCC Beer Garden!

The ECCC Beer Garden will feature Big Bot Pale Ale on tap alongside other Ninkasi beers Dawn Of The Red, Total Domination, Lux, and Oatis. The ECCC Beer Garden will also have merchandise for sale, and a limited food menu as well. Big Bot Pale Ale features a fresh balance of earthy hops and caramel malts, so this smooth pale ale is all you need to battle giant monsters or any other foes that come your way. Bring out your inner hero with this meta-human brew!

Also new this year is Food Truck Alley, a showcase of local food trucks ready to serve you fresh meals that will make your taste buds pop! For a complete listing of the trucks involved, visit our Around the Show page.