VIDEO GAME FAVORITES: OVERWATCH & STREET FIGHTER roll into AMAZING COMIC CON ALOHA!
Amazing Comic Con Aloha is your top destination for the BEST in Video Game art. Returning to this year’s event is Toronto Artist JOE NG and Australia’s Jeffrey CHAMBA” Cruz. For our event in 2018 Amazing Comic Con Aloha will be adding another artist, LONG VO, from the Bay Area to the mix. These artists are best known for their work at UDON, with projects at Capcom, Blizzard, and more.
JOE NG makes his third appearance in Honolulu returning to Amazing Comic Con Aloha. He pencilled last year’s hit STREET FIGHTER UNLIMITED. Darkstalkers and the Capcom Tribute books are also on his resume from UDON. Previous work includes multiple Transformers projects for DDP, Dreamwave, and more, including the GI Joe/Transformers cross over, Masters of the Universe and more. Recently his work for OVERWATCH can be seen on the recent Overwatch HC by Dark Horse, and specifically Binary online story https://playoverwatch.com/en-us/blog/20594523
Jeffrey Cruz, known to many as theCHAMBA (or simply Chamba), is one of DeviantArt's most loved and most recognized artists. Over the years, Jeffrey's art has garnered worldwide attention and drawn the eye of major companies, including Marvel, Disney, DC, and Capcom, and his positive, welcoming personality has created a legion of fans around the globe. theCHAMBA was awarded DA’s the Deviousness Award in 2015. CHAMBA contributes Street Fighter V Darkstalkers Covers, as well as the STREET FIGHTER Wrestling Special featuring R. Mika. Fans of OVERWATCH will recognize CHAMBA for his work on Blizzard’s online comic.
LONG VO is another artists we are adding to the mix in Hawaii at Amazing Comic Con Aloha. In addition to founding the global hot brand-Gaia Online Anime Social gaming network, Long Vo produced comics with his STUDIO XD. Here he drew comics for Marvel such as X-Men Evolution, DC/Wildstorm with Robotech, Image Comics, Udon, and many more. Inside of video games, Vo worked on Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix, and was the lead ending artist for the Tatsunoko v CapCom: Ultimate All Stars.
This group of artists with JOE NG, CHAMBA, and LONG VO travel the globe to meet the fans in Honolulu at Amazing Comic Con Aloha. They will be appearing the international artist alley each of the 3 days of the convention. Joe NG, Chamba, and Long Vo will be available for sketch commissions, and autographs as well. Look for the STREET FIGHTER VIP and OVERWATCH PREMIUM PACKAGES.
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Amazing Comic Con Aloha will be opening our doors in Honolulu at the Hawaii Convention Center August 24-25-26. Tickets are available ONLINE from single day tickets, full 3day event passes, and the limited VIP Premium Packages. Your can purchase these HERE.
Please be on the look out for the Special OVERWATCH Ultimate Fan Package and STREER FIGHTER VIP as well! Tickets and Premium Packages are ALMOST sold out, and we urge fans to get in early.
KIDS 10 AND UNDER ARE FREE at Amazing Comic Con Aloha!