Q&As With Karl Urban, Stephen Amell, Bruce Campbell’s ‘Last Fan Standing’ Highlight Programming at Wizard World Comic Con Portland, January 23-25

Q&A sessions with Karl Urban (Star Trek Into Darkness), Stephen Amell (“Arrow”), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy) and other top celebrities, Bruce Campbell’s game show “Last Fan Standing,” a concert by videogame tribute band “Critical Hit,” costume contests, portfolio reviews by Marvel experts and more are among the programming panels scheduled at Wizard World [&hellip

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World-Renowned WETA Workshop To Highlight LOTR Effects At Wizard World Comic Con Portland

WETA Workshop, a multi-award winning design studio and physical manufacturing facility servicing the world’s entertainment and creative industries, will show off some of their best work at Wizard World Comic Con Portland, highlighting Lord of the Rings at its visually striking Exhibitor Booth (#1, just inside the main entrance). Fans can meet some of the [&hellip

Wizard World Portland Comic Con Attendees To Receive ‘The Walking Dead #1′ Limited Edition Exclusive Variant Cover By Steve Lieber, January 23-25

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and Skybound, Robert Kirkman‘s imprint at Image Comics, today announced that Eisner Award winning artist Steve Lieber will draw the second 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 Wizard World Portland Comic [&hellip

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Adams, Totino Tedesco, Claremont, Haspiel Headline Comics Creators At Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 23-25

Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern”), Julian Totino Tedesco (“X-Treme X-Men,” “X-Force”), Chris Claremont (“Spider-Man,” “The Avengers”) andDean Haspiel (“Bored to Death,” “Billy Dogma”) headline the roster of more than 130 top comics artists and writers attending Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 23-25 at the Oregon Convention Center. The event is the second on the [&hellip

Norman Reedus, Stephen Amell, Evan Peters, Tyler Posey Among Top Celebrities Scheduled To Attend Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 23-24-25, 2015

Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) continues its 2015 schedule with its third trip to the Oregon Convention Center at Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 23-25. Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead,” Boondock Saints), Stephen Amell (“Arrow,” Hung”), Evan Peters (X-Men: Days of Future Past, “American Horror Story”), Tyler Posey (“Teen Wolf,” Maid in Manhattan), Lena [&hellip

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Call him Renaissance Man, “Red,” or” Zombie King” — just don’t call Arthur Suydam one-dimensional.

(reprinted with permission from Diabolique) Whereas the moniker of “Zombie King” is one that fawning devotees of artist/illustrator Arthur Suydam most likely assume to be a badge of honor, to self-important purveyors of fine art, such a title might be an excuse to recklessly deride whomever holds it. But what does Suydam himself think of [&hellip

John Macaluso Photos at Wizard World Portland Comic Con

Some images of Wizard World CEO John Macaluso at Wizard World Portland Comic Con, Jan. 24-26,

‘The Hole’ Earns ‘Best In Show’ At Wizard World Film Festival In Portland

Below are the winning entries at the Wizard World Film Festival at Portland Comic Con, held last Friday and Saturday at the Oregon Convention Center. Best in Show – “The Hole” – Director Steven Stiller takes a gritty look at the emotional journey of a Canadian World War Two soldier as he must decide between [&hellip

Fantastic Food: Win Lunch Or Dinner With The Incredible Stan Lee At Portland Comic Con

Now, this is not your average meal. Wizard World Portland Comic Con attendees will have two chances for a unique prize — a chance to break bread with the Amazing, Incredible Stan Lee. The two Ultimate prizes are lunch and dinner with the legendary creator on Saturday, Jan. 25. For the Dinner, one lucky Portland [&hellip

Zeck, Cheung, Sandoval, Adams Ramos Headline Superstar Comic Creators At Wizard World Portland

A world-class roster of more than 150 comics artists and writers, including notables Mike Zeck (“Spider-Man,” “Punisher”), Jim Cheung (“Avengers vs. X-Men,” “Iron Man”), Rafa Sandoval (“Catwoman,” “Ultimate Hawkeye”), Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern”) and Humberto Ramos (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “Impulse”), will be on hand at Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26 at the Oregon [&hellip

Meet ‘Buffy’ Star Nicholas Brendon, Creator Tyler Kirkham at Portland Comic Con

Meet ‘Buffy: The Vampire Slayer’ Star Nicholas Brendon At Wizard World Portland Comic Con Nicholas Brendon, who received critical and popular acclaim for his portrayal of sensitive, wisecracking “Xander Harris” on “Buffy: The Vampire Slayer,” makes a triumphant return to Wizard World this month at Portland Comic Con. One of the landmark series’ most popular [&hellip

Oregonian Previews Wizard World Portland

Nice preview article in the Oregonian/Oregon Live! Portland Comic Con is three weeks away!!
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Award-Winning Publisher Dark Horse Will Have Big Presence At Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26

Dark Horse, bridging the gap between the best licensed and original comics work from the industry’s top talent, will make their debut at Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26 at the Oregon Convention Center. The Oregon-based Premier Publisher, which produces such notable titles as Tomb Raider, Mass Effect, Halo, Terminator, Serenity, Star Wars, Hellboy, [&hellip

Meet ‘Batman’ Stars Adam West, Burt Ward at Portland, St. Louis Comic Cons, Jesus Saiz in Philadelphia

Holy Pop Culture, Batman! Adam West, Burt Ward To Attend Portland, St. Louis Comic Cons Nearly a half-century after its 1966 debut, the campy “Batman” TV series is an indelible part of pop culture. The “Dynamic Duo” who made that happen, Adam West and Burt Ward, return to the Wizard World tour at Portland Comic [&hellip

Marvel Comics & Wizard World Announce Exclusive Comic Book Program for 2014

Marvel Comics and Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced a program by which VIP attendees at each of the 16 scheduled 2014 Wizard World Comic Con pop culture conventions will receive exclusive variant covers of the best Marvel titles, beginning with Miracleman #1 at Portland Comic Con (January 24-26) and Miracleman #2 at New [&hellip

Campbell, CM Punk, Perlman, Reedus Among Top Celebrities At Wizard World Portland Comic Con

Campbell, CM Punk, Perlman, Reedus Among Top Celebrities At Wizard World Portland Comic Con Norman Reedus of “The Walking Dead,” “Star Trek’s” “Captain Kirk” William Shatner, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® and Eisner Award Hall of Famer Stan Lee are among the top celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26 at the [&hellip

Programming at Wizard World!

One of the things that sets Wizard World apart from its con competition is its great array of programming events!  Check out the article below for some recaps of past events, as well as a sneak peeks at what’s to come at future shows!   November 22-24 Wizard World hit Austin, bringing with it headlining [&hellip

Norman Reedus, William Shatner, Stan Lee, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® Among Top Celebrity Guests At Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26

Norman Reedus of “The Walking Dead,” “Star Trek’s” “Captain Kirk” William Shatner, WWE® Superstar CM Punk® and Eisner Award Hall of Famer Stan Lee are among the top celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World Portland Comic Con, January 24-26 at the Oregon Convention Center.  The standout roster will also include Ron Perlman of Hellboy, Robert [&hellip

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WWE® Superstar CM Punk® To Make First Visit To 2014 Wizard World Portland Comic Con on Friday, January 24

WWE Superstar CM Punk, a popular guest at numerous other Wizard World events, will make his first Wizard World Portland Comic Con appearance on Friday, January 24. The former WWE Champion will meet fans, sign autographs, pose for photographs and conduct an interactive Q&A session. Punk joins a few other notable celebrities already committed to [&hellip

It’s A ‘Nightmare’: Robert Englund to Attend Wizard World Portland, New Orleans Comic Cons

It’s A ‘Nightmare’: Robert Englund to Attend Wizard World Portland, New Orleans Comic Cons “Whatever you do, don’t fall asleep.” That was good advice in the horror classic A Nightmare on Elm Street, and it’s even better for fans in Portland and New Orleans. Robert Englund, who played brutal, deranged killer “Freddie Kruger” in Nightmare [&hellip