comic con


New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro at Dortmund Comic Con

New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro at Dortmund Comic Con

Transformers have arrived and this time it looks like its time to take it offroad! At the Dortmund Comic Con in Germany, Hasbro has given us the give of the future with an upcoming look at some new Transformers figures. Each one is a Deluxe Class figure and comes in at 4.5 inches tall and […]


Rob Liefeld’s Struggle With Clothing Policies in Saudi Arabia

Rob Liefeld has been attending the Saudi Arabia Stan Lee Super Con in Riyadh and has been posting to Facebook. I just had the best time ever @stanleesupercon2019 in Riyhad. I had no idea what to expect but the people here were the finest, funnest most energetic folks I’ve encountered! This is the furthest I’ve […]

Lake Como - the Most Beautiful Comic Art Convention in the World

Lake Como – the Most Beautiful Comic Con in the World

Some comic conventions are about comics. Some about wrestlers. Many are somewhere in between. But Lake Como Comic Con is about artwork. The guests are all comic book artists – some write as well, but it’s all about the art. It’s a place to buy original art from the artists, get commissions, buy sketchbooks (sketched […]

Marvel Party

A Tiny Glimpse at the Marvel Comics Party From New York Comic Con

Last night at New York Comic Con, was the invite-only Marvel Comics Talent Party at New York Comic Con. There was singing. And Ant-Man-shaped balloons. Other ballons. Masks. Drink. Pizza. And it all got a bit glittery when people also partying at The Wicked + The Divide Wake party arrived and spread it all around […]

Blackity Black MECCA Convention with Maia Crown Williams [Interview]

As a comic creator these past few years, vending at comic book conventions have been one of my favorite parts of being a member of the culture. I always looked forward to convention weekends as a fan and now as a creator it’s on a whole other level. I get to meet fans and people […]

Mahershala Ali – Luke Cage’s Cottonmouth – is the New Blade

It was an end-of-panel appearance and mention at Marvel’s Hall H presentation, for Mahershala Ali to come up on stage and for Kevin Feige to announce that he would be the new Blade in a Marvel Studios reboot of the character. Created by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan for Marvel Comics in the comic book […]


“The Walking Dead”: Michonne Feels the Heat in Season 10 First-Look Image

With the cast and crew of AMC‘s The Walking Dead already in a deep-dive production-wise on the tenth season, life in the Walking Dead universe has become a lot like the NFL: neither have off-seasons anymore. Last season bid farewell to Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and hello to a strong ensemble cast (and a “Big Bad” fronted by Samantha Morton in […]



Neal Adams Launches Savage Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Neal Adams Launches Savage Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

You know Neal Adams‘ massive San Diego Comic-Con booths. Less a comic store booth, more a fully stocked corner store. And here’s what he’ll be filling it up with at Booth 1815… and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy tag. Neal Adams Exclusive 2019 Savage 3 Sketchbook. Signed by […]



The Immortal Alex Ross Exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

The Immortal Alex Ross Exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Alex Ross – and Alex Ross Art will be setting up tall and proud with signage that can be seen across San Diego Comic-Con at Booth 2415. And he’ll have plenty of lithographs, exclusive cover comics and the like for sale…  and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy tag. Batman […]

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Bill Sienkiewicz’s Exclusive Prints for San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Bill Sienkiewicz will be exhibiting at San Diego Comic-Con at one of those big tables, booth 2614. Where you can not only meet the man but also buy a number of his variant covers and poster prints. Here’s what’s new for SDCC 2019… and you can keep an eye on other SDCC exclusives with this handy […]

Bleeding Cool’s Mammoth San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Party List

Bleeding Cool’s Mammoth San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Party List (UPDATE)

Thanks to Eventbrite, Ticketmaster, SDCC Unofficial Blog, The Hollywood Reporter, Facebook, my bulging inbox, and a little Google …. what to do after San Diego Comic-Con when the clock ticks past 7 pm. If you want to add any more, contact richjohnston@gmail.com. And for nostalgia, why not check out the San Diego Comic-Con Party Lists lists […]



Call for LGBTQ Creators for Out In Comics Panel at San Diego Comic-Con

Call for LGBTQ Creators for Out In Comics Panel at San Diego Comic-Con

Comic-Con International is coming up on July 17-21 in San Diego, CA, and the comic and pop culture convention is again supporting diversity in the arts. Writer and editor Andy Mangels (Wonder Woman ’77 Meets The Bionic Woman) will be once again chairing the Out In Comics panel for its 32nd year. Mangels founded the […]