RETRO/NOSTALGIA REIGNS SUPREME at AMAZING COMIC CON with Transformers, GI JOE, Turtles and more!
Amazing Comic Con embraces the nostalgia boom of our childhood. While we have announced creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Kevin Eastman as a headline guest for our 2017 event in Honolulu, we are pleased to expand by adding the following talent:
*LIVIO RAMONDELLI returns to the Amazing Comic Con. He is a fan favorite artist, best known for his extensive work on TRANSFORMERS franchise, contributing covers and interiors for numerous IDW titles. Ramondelli contributed to the Shout Factory’s 30th Anniversary TRANSFORMERS: THE MOVIE Blue-Ray release.
Livio has also worked on Star Wars with Dark Horse and Lucas Film, Battle Star Galactica for DE, and more
*JOSH BLAYLOCK was a key figure in bringing back the 80s Retro nostalgia to comics over a decade ago in a deal with Hasbro and Image Comics, and later as independent publisher. He brought back properties such as GI JOE, MICRONAUTS, and VOLTRON. Josh comes to Honolulu all the way from Chicago, for the first time for a professional appearance with his Devil’s Due Entertainment, and 1First Comics. He maintains his creative roots by writing supernatural action series MERCY SPARX, and the upcoming webcomic IGLOO BBQ.
*JOE NG has been spotlighted before coming to Amazing Comic Con. In his time with Udon Entertainment, he has drawn the GI JOE/TRANSFORMERS crossover, working with Josh Blaylock’s DDP. In his time with Udon, he has also worked on Street Fighters, Megaman, and Capcom properties, He-Man and MOTU, and more.
RETRO-NOSTALGIA from the 1980s and 90s will be featured at 2017 Amazing Comic Con. Look for these spotlight artists to appear each day on the convention floor, from Friday August 25 to Saturday August 26, and Sunday August 27. We will be adding a roundtable fan panel on the retro nostalgia, please check weekend program guide.
Amazing Comic Con takes place AUGUST 25-26-27 at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu. The Best Comic Creators on the planet, Fresh Media stars, Wizards of Cosplay, Thrilling Video Games, and Anime will be featured at the best fan gathering in the state of Hawaii!
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