OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: AMAZING COMIC CON EXPANDS WITH BIG MEDIA LINE-UP Welcome Stars of MARVEL UNI
Amazing Comic Conventions will bring together some of the most popular Architects of Pop Culture for their biggest conventions ever with AMAZING COMIC CON LAS VEGAS from June 29 th to July 1 st 2018 in Las Vegas, NV and the restructured ALL NEW AMAZING COMIC CON ALOHA from August 24 th to 26 th 2018 in Honolulu, Hawaii.
THURDSAY, APRIL 12, 2018 (Los Angeles, CA) - Amazing Comic Conventions is excited to announce a return in 2018 with their biggest conventions ever. For the past decade, Amazing Comic Conventions has a tradition of showcasing the very best Architects of Pop Culture. These individuals create and bring to life the characters we love, write the storylines that inspire our favorite movies, tv shows, comics, graphic novels, video games, toys, and collectibles. In 2018, Amazing Comic Conventions will be bringing some of the most beloved celebrities and creators together for an experience like no other.
It begins in Las Vegas, NV on June 29 th , June 30 th and July 1 st With Amazing Comic Con Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Charlie Cox (Netflix/Marvel’s Daredevil), Deadpool and Cable Creator Rob Liefeld, Deadpool 2 cast members including Brianna Hildebrand (Negasonic Teenage Warhead), Jason David Frank (celebrating the 25 th Anniversary of Power Rangers) and Sam Humphrey (The Greatest Showman) will join comic creators Jim Starlin (Thanos), Kevin Eastman (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Marv Wolfman (New Teen Titans) and voice actors and artists for Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch for panels, fan experiences and exclusive signings. The convention floor will feature over 100,000 square feet of collectibles, interactive exhibits, video game tournaments and an artist alley over with 200 top international artists including Marvel Cover Artist Skottie Young, Extreme Studios/Deadpool artist Marat Mychaels, Avengers Writer & Artist Jason Aaron & Ed McGuiness, Spider-Man/Justice League Artist Jimmy Cheung, Harley Quinn’s Jimmy Palmiotti & Amanda Conner, Legendary Batman Creator Neal Adams, Street Fighter Artists Joe NG, Jeffrey Chamba Cruz & Long Vo.
On August 24 th , 25 th and 26 th the action shifts to Honolulu, Hawaii with the ALL NEW Amazing Comic Con Aloha at the Hawaii Convention Center. Hawaii’s own Evangeline Lilly (Marvel’s Antman and The Wasp, Avengers Infinity War, Lost) will be joined by Tara Strong
(voice actress - Harley Quinn, Teen Titans, Powerpuff Girls) the voice of Nintendo’s MARIO Charles Martinet, comic creators Jim Starlin (Thanos), Kevin Eastman (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Marv Wolfman (New Teen Titans) to give the people of Hawaii an experience like no other for panels, fan experiences and exclusive signings. The convention floor will feature over 100,000 square feet of collectibles, interactive exhibits, video game tournaments and an artist alley over with 200 top international artists all with a distinctly
“We are so excited to be able to branch out and bring something bigger and bolder to Vegas and Hawaii.” Said Amazing Comic Conventions founder Jimmy Jay. “After being Vegas’s leading show for the past 6 years and Hawaii’s ONLY show the past 4 years we felt it was time to bring more of the Architects of Pop culture that people love into these spaces. We were the first to bring COMIC CON’s to Hawaii and began a new trend of bringing big name talents like Stan Lee, William Shatner, Alan Tudyk and Star Trek The Next Generation cast members to the Aloha state. We can’t wait to continue that this year!”
“We can’t wait to continue that with Charlie, Evangeline, Rob, Brianna, Sam and Tara, who are currently some of the most prolific names in Pop Culture and it’s amazing for people to be able to interact with them and see them in an intimate but family friendly environment.”
Both shows will feature Family Days on Sundays (July 1st and August 26 th respectively) that focus on family fun. Tony Fleecs (My Little Pony) will be offering complimentary sketches for 1 hour and other select guests in the artist alley will provide Free Super Hero Sketches to Kids 10 and Under throughout the day. There will be coloring contests, video game demos/tournaments and a special Children’s Cosplay Costume Cavalcade where all children are invited to dress up as their pop culture characters where everyone is a WINNER!!
Tickets and VIP packages for both shows beginning at just $30 are available now here.
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About Amazing Comic Conventions:
Amazing Comic Conventions is a brand with over 20 years’ experience that brings the Architects of Popculture together under one roof for a family friendly, fun convention. Owned and operated by Jay Company Comics, one of the largest comic book dealerships in the country, Amazing Comic Conventions is a family owned and run business the prides itself on its professionalism, work ethic and family values. Amazing Comic Con Las Vegas is the longest running pop culture event of its kind in Las Vegas and had over 35,000 attendees in 2017.