William Shatner, Robert Englund, Billy Dee Williams, WWE® Superstar Seth Rollins™, Diva Paige™ Among Top Celebrities Scheduled To Attend Inaugural Wizard World Comic Con Des Moines, June 12-14

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2015 schedule with its first visit to the Iowa Events Center at Wizard World Comic Con Des Moines, June 12-14. William Shatner (“Star Trek,” “T.J. Hooker”), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Billy Dee Williams (Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Brian’s Song), Michael Cudlitz (“The Walking [&hellip

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Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas Attendees to Receive ‘The Walking Dead #1′ Limited Edition Exclusive Variant Cover By Gilbert Hernandez, April 24-26

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and Skybound, Robert Kirkman’s imprint at Image Comics, today announced that Love & Rockets creator Gilbert Hernandez has drawn the seventh in a yearlong series of Limited Edition Exclusive Variant Covers of The Walking Dead #1 comic, to be provided free to all full-price attendees at the inaugural Wizard World [&hellip

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Pop Pundit · Friday, April 10, 2015

by AARON SAGERS Star Wars Comes To A Digital Device Near You Disney announced this week that all six Star Wars films would be available in digital format, for the first time ever, beginning today. The Star Wars Digital Movie Collection will be downloadable (as yours to keep to watch on tablets, phones, laptops – [&hellip

Wizard World Presents: An Evening With Kevin Smith In Minneapolis, Friday, May 1

Kevin Smith, who wrote and directed Clerks, Yoga Hosers and the series “Comic Book Men” among his many credits, will host “Wizard World Presents: An Evening With Kevin Smith” on May 1 in Minneapolis. Organized in conjunction with Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis, the live Q&A session will begin at 8 p.m. at the State [&hellip

An Epic Battle Begins Across The Nation As Fans Select Their Home State Superhero Or Villain!

Celebrate the rise of the geeks as the on-demand streaming network CONtv spotlights the best in pop culture fandom by hosting a nationwide battle of superhero and super villain supremacy! Driven by fans for fans, CONtv will also look to its viewers to decide which superhero or villain bests represents their state as customized characters [&hellip

Upper Deck Announces New Bring Out Yer Dead™ Board Game

Upper Deck has announced plans to release Bring Out Yer Dead, a new and original game of morbid family fun. Bring Out Yer Dead is the first non-licensed game offering from Upper Deck, which also introduced the popular Legendary® Deck Building Game, currently on its 3rd reprint and 6th expansion. The new Bring Out Yer [&hellip

Neal Adams, Chris Claremont, Bill Willingham, Michael Golden Highlight Artist Alley At Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis, May 1-3

Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), Chris Claremont (“Uncanny X-Men,” “The Avengers”), Bill Willingham (“Fables,” “Batman”), Michael Golden (“Daredevil,” “Hulk”), Michael Avon Oeming (“Powers,” “Thor”) and Steve Fastner (“Fastner & Larson Architects of Fantasy,” “Kiss of Death”) headline the roster of comics artists and writers scheduled to attend Wizard World Comic Con Minneapolis, May 1-3 at the [&hellip

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Pop Pundit · Friday, April 3, 2015

by AARON SAGERS Holy Reunion, Batman! Yeah, it’s a bit of an obvious headlines, but that doesn’t make the news behind it any less cool. At a convention in North Carolina, Adam West and Burt Ward announced they’d be returning to their iconic roles of the Dynamic Duo in an upcoming Batman animated movie. Following [&hellip

Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque Added To Largest Pop Culture Convention Schedule, June 19-21, 2015

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the addition of Wizard World Comic Con Albuquerque to its 2015 schedule, bringing the current number of Wizard World events scheduled this year to 27. Wizard World acquired naming rights to the event, set for June 19-21, 2015, at the Albuquerque Convention Center, from founder and longtime owner [&hellip

The Magical Journey Into Mythica Begins Today Exclusively on CONtv

Featuring fan favorite Kevin Sorbo (“Hercules: The Legendary Journeys,” “Gene Rodenberry’s Andromeda”), the first chapter in the three-movie series Mythica premieres today exclusively on the multi-platform digital network CONtv. Filled with explosive action, magic, and drama, the first episode in the epic trilogy from sci-fi and action-adventure powerhouse Arrowstorm Entertainment, Mythica: A Quest For Heroes, [&hellip

Salvador Larroca, Neal Adams, Mike Zeck, Phil Ortiz Highlight Artist Alley At Inaugural Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas, April 24-26

  Salvador Larroca (“Avengers Vs. X-Men,” “Thor”), Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), Mike Zeck (“Spider-Man,” “Captain America”), Phil Ortiz (“The Simpsons,” “Muppet Babies”) and Michael Golden (“Daredevil,” “Hulk”) headline the roster of more than 100 comics artists and writers scheduled to attend Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas, April 24-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. [&hellip

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Pop Pundit · Friday, March 27, 2015

by AARON SAGERS It is a big nerdy world out there with no end to the amount of news and tidbits that get our fanboy and fangirl hearts pumping faster than The Flash on a caffeine high. With that said, we compiled our top moments from the past week in geek that you should definitely [&hellip

Wizard World, CONtv Present CON Film Festival At Select Comic Cons

Wizard World, one of the leading producers of Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America, and CONtv, the new digital entertainment network devoted exclusively to the fanspace, are proud to present the CON Film Festival. The 2015 film festivals will take place alongside Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia (May 7-10), Sacramento (June 19-21), [&hellip

‘The Pumpkin Geek’ Alex Wer To Head Wizard World Comic Con Artist Alley Initiatives

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced that Alex Wer, an award-winning artist known as “The Pumpkin Geek” for his unique pumpkin carvings, has been selected to administer Artist Alley initiatives at its Wizard World Comic Con pop culture conventions. Wer, who has recently done projects for ESPN, Netflix, Legendary Entertainment and People and won [&hellip

Hollywood Icon Burt Reynolds To Make Wizard World Comic Con Debut In Philadelphia, Saturday, May 9

Burt Reynolds, film and TV star and sex symbol for decades, will make his Wizard World Comic Con debut in Philadelphia when he appears at the Pennsylvania Convention Center on Saturday, May 9, Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) announced today. One of the all-time Hollywood greats, Reynolds has starred in dozens of popular films and [&hellip

Dave Bautista, Robin Lord Taylor, Liam McIntyre, Cassandra Peterson Among Top Celebrities Scheduled To Attend Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis, May 22-24

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2015 schedule with its third trip to the America’s Center at Wizard World Comic Con St. Louis, May 22-24. Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy, ”WWE® Superstar Batista™”), Robin Lord Taylor (“Gotham,” “The Walking Dead”), Liam McIntyre (“Spartacus: War of the Damned,” The Legend of Hercules), Cassandra Peterson [&hellip

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WWE® Superstars And Divas To Appear During 2015 Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia, May 7-9

Five popular WWE® Superstars and Divas will be in attendance at Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia when Sting™, Roman Reigns™, Dolph Ziggler™, Randy Orton® and WWE Diva Paige™ appear during the 15th annual pop culture extravaganza, set for May 7-10 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Reigns and Paige will appear on Thursday, May 7, greeting [&hellip

Pop Pundit · Friday, March 20, 2015

by AARON SAGERS It is a big nerdy world out there with no end to the amount of news and tidbits that get our fanboy and fangirl hearts pumping faster than The Flash on a caffeine high. With that said, we compiled our top moments from the past week in geek that you should definitely [&hellip

Wonder Years Star Continues To Shine Bright

For some Dan Lauria is best known as Jack Arnold from “The Wonder Years.” For others he was The General in “Independence Day” or the narrator in “A Christmas Story” or even Vince Lombardi in Broadway’s “Lombardi.” Regardless, the character actor/writer has made an impact on pop culture in many ways for decades and he [&hellip

Pop Pundit · Friday, March 13, 2015

by AARON SAGERS If you’re a fan of Bruce Campbell, it has been one groovy week for you. And if you’re not, well, you might want to move along because there’s going to be a lot of talk about The Chin.The week opened with Bruce announcing (to me, over at Blastr.com) that Lucy Lawless would [&hellip