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10.03.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: LeVar Burton

Posted by: Andrea D
LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton

A pop culture icon and role model for generations, he went from the plantations of Roots to the engine rooms and holodecks of Star Trek: The Next Generation while being a leading social and educational activist with Captain Planet and Reading Rainbow. His work to revive Reading Rainbow has led to the most successful Kickstarter campaign of all time! He’s currently starring on the TNT drama Perception and voicing Doc Greene in Transformers: Rescue Bots.
 
Mr. Burton will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon.

10.02.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
James Asmus

James Asmus

Writer of The Delinquents, Quantum & Woody, Thief of Thieves, Gambit, and much more.

Mark Brooks

Mark Brooks

Artist whose recent work includes Deadpool, Original Sins, Nova, Iron Man, Uncanny X-Men, Avengers World, Magneto, Essential X-Men, Ultimate Spider-Man, Revolutionary War, Fearless Defenders, and Infinity.

Nick Dragotta

Nick Dragotta

Artist on East of West, whose past work includes Zero, FF, and Vengeance.

Patrick Gleason

Patrick Gleason

Artist on Batman and Robin, Detective Comics, Damian: Son of Batman, Batman: The Dark Knight, Batman/Superman, Green Lantern, The Ravagers, and Batman: Arkham City End Game.

10.01.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Mike McFarland

Posted by: Andrea D
Mike McFarland

Mike McFarland

Currently being heard as Jean Kirschtien on Attack on Titan, his voice is all over the anime map. Estonia in the Hetalia series, Master Roshi in Dragon Ball Z (cartoons, movies, games, everything!), Jean Havoc in Fullmetal Alchemist, Buggy the Clown in One Piece, Makoto Hyuga in the Evangelion films, and such video game titles as Borderlands 2, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, and as Paul Phoenix in Street Fighter X Tekken.
 
He's also done a lot of work in ADR so you never know where you’ve heard him. He’s an accomplished writer, director, improv comedian, and all-around amazing talent.
 
Mr. McFarland will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

10.01.2014   Tales From The Con!

Posted by: Andrea D
All Work And No Pay Makes Jack A Cartoonist

All Work And No Pay Makes Jack A Cartoonist


09.30.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Brooke Allen

Brooke Allen

Artist on Lumberjanes, cover artist for Regular Show, The Midas Flesh, Bravest Warriors, Adventure Time: Candy Capers.

Tom Hodges

Tom Hodges

Artist for Treehouse of Horror, and numerous Star Wars comics including Tales From the Clone Wars, Visions of the Blade, and Evasive Action.

Georges Jeanty

Georges Jeanty

Artist for The New 52: Futures End, The Whedon Three Way, Serenity: Firefly Class 03-K64, Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 9, Batman: The Dark Knight, and more.

Noelle Stevenson

Noelle Stevenson

Co-Writer on Lumberjanes comic, writer and artist for the upcoming Sleepy Hollow comic, Adventure Time, Adventure Time with Fionna & Cake, cover artist for Lumberjanes, Bravest Warriors, The Midas Flesh. Creator of Nimona.

09.29.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Brandon Routh

Posted by: Andrea D
Brandon Routh

Brandon Routh

Starting out on the MTV series Undressed, he went on to be the Man of Steel in Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns, Todd Ingram in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, and the recurring nemesis Daniel Shaw on the NBC spy show Chuck. You’ll be seeing a lot more of this big star on the small screen as he takes on the role of Dr. Ray Palmer (aka The Atom) on the CW hit Arrow.
 
Mr. Routh will be appearing all three days of Emerald City Comicon!

09.26.2014   Special Guest Announcement

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Ivan Brandon

Ivan Brandon

Writer of the upcoming comic Drifter, his recent work includes Batman Black and White, The Way of Shadows, Wolverine, and Men of War.

Jay P. Fosgitt

Jay P. Fosgitt

Creator of Bodie Troll and Necronomicomics, artist on My Little Pony: Friends Forever, cover artist on The Amazing World of Gumball and Adventure Time: Candy Capers and contributing artist to Eisner nominated Team Cul De Sac: Cartoonists Draw the Line at Parkinson's.

Andy Runton

Andy Runton

The creator/writer/artist of the beloved all-ages comic Owly.

Babs Tarr

Babs Tarr

Artist for Batgirl, cover artist for Steed and Mrs. Peel: We're Needed

Bruce Timm

Bruce Timm

A modern animation legend, who helped to create the entire DC Animated universe, including Batman: The Animated Series, Superman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, Justice League, and many more!

09.25.2014   Press and Pro Applications now available

Posted by: Andrea D
The Professional Pass application for ECCC 2015 is now available online. Professional Passes are available to those who work in the comics or entertainment industries, and are valid for all three days of Emerald City Comicon (ECCC).

Additionally, in response to feedback from the professional community, we are making professional applications available for half tables in our Artist Alley. If approved, you will receive a complementary half-table (3' of space). Only industry professionals with relevant work experience will be considered. Preference will be given to those who have new comic book titles launching on or around ECCC 2015, and to professionals that did not exhibit with us in 2014. The Pro Table application is here.

Applications have also opened for those who wish to be a credentialed media outlet at ECCC 2015, and you can find our Press Pass application here. Only those approved applicants with valid Press Passes will be allowed to conduct on-site interviews with anyone. All interview requests for Celebrity Guests will need to be pre-screened and approved in advance, and can only be made from approved outlets.