Famous industry artists at Comic Con San Diego

Comic Con 2017 in San Diego is just around the corner, and as always you can look forward meeting some real artists legends at the event. Here is just a few

 

Sergio Aragonés
Cartoon, MAD, Groo

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This is one of the magazine MAD’s most famous artists, and also the creator of Aragonés, Groo the Wanderer, is one of the series most popular creators. except for his continued work on MAD, his own project Sergio Aragonés Funnies also was very popular on Bongo Comics. His latest work contains new material from Dark Horse Comics.

Andrew Aydin
Coauthor, MARCH trilogy

Andrew Aydin is the number one  Best-selling Graphic-artist behind the  Memoir Series, MARCH. Co-author R.Lewis and drawn by N. Powell, Its the first series ever to win the Book price: N.B.A and is the recipient of a plethora of different awards for his great work.

About two weeks ago Comic Con Germany was in full swing, and this was actually the second time Germany had the honor to hold the event. At Comic Con Germany you could find all the things that you would find at the regular comic con events, as well as a quite big focus on online casino such as http://casinointernet.de/ for example

Arthur Adams
Artist, Longshot, Marvel covers; Author, artist, Monkeyman

Arthur Adams became an instant fan favorite for the critically acclaimed mini series Longshot from 85. He have a career spanning many decades, and have made comic-covers and work on such titles as Superman, Batman, Spider-Man,New Mutants,  X-Men, The Avenger, Authority,Godzilla , Gen 13, Excalibur, Hulk , Danger Girl, Ultimate X and  The Guardians of the Galaxy.

MargueriteBennett
Author, Batwoman, DC Bombshells

Marguerite Bennett, a comic book writer who is based in LA. She is a NY Times bestseller, and her many comics include legendary characters such as: Batwoman,  Lois Lane, and Marvel AForce. Her work is full of gay characters, heroes, villains, talking animals, monsters and  love & murder.

Box Brown
Author / Artist, André the Giant, Tetris

Box Brown is the founder of the Retrofit Comics, which has now been published in over 60 series. His written and drawn biography about wrestler André the Giant. The comic was published in May of 2014, and was three whole weeks on the bestseller lists. His book “Tetris” about the famous game, came out in 2016. This book got a lot of praise when it was released and really went in under the skin of the game.

Comic Con 2017 in the Casino town – Las Vegas

comic con vegas 2017

There are many entertaining exhibitions around the world. The Comic Con in Las Vegas in 2017 is most likely of the most exciting events next year. The event will take place at 3150 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV on June 23th-25th 2017.

For you that do not know about Comic Con it is a yearly event that celebrate comic books and pop culture. The event has many exhibitors with fun and interactive booths. There is also many famous speaker and guest are often dressed up as their favourite comic book characters. It is popular among the attendees that dresses up to enter a competition for best costume. Therefor many people are visiting the Comic Con festivals to either dress up and watch other people that have spends weeks sometimes months in making a nice costume.

The admission fee start at $25 but reaches up to several hundred dollars if you are going for the VIP-packages. With the the VIP-packages you will get exclusive products from for example Starwars. We have been to this event several times and can highly recommend it to others.

Comic Con Casino Las Vegas 2017The event will take place in the Convention Center but we recommend to stay on the Strip to be have close to the fun in the evening. One particular hotel that we enjoy is Bellagio Hotel & Casino. Here you will find great food, bars and nightclubs. You will also be able to play at the famous casino. With a wide selection of black jack, roulette, poker, craps and slot machines. Last time we got so excited about playing casino so we actually continued playing online when we got home. If you want to test a casino for free you can try a no deposit casino and get a free bonus. Once you feel comfortable about playing for money you get great welcome bonuses when you deposit money on an online casino. Sometimes you can get up to 400% deposit bonus. Here you can find a list of the best online casino 2017. Be aware of your bankroll though, since it can be addictive to play casino online.

If you have any recommendation about Comic Con 2017, what to do and what to see. Please share! If you choose to go to this town of casino and entertainment we wish you lots of fun.

Eurocon 2016 in Barcelona

eurocon 2016

The Eurocon 2016 was held in Barcelona between the 4th and 6th of November 2016 and the venue was the CCCB at Montalegre in Barcelona, Spain. There were many interesting guests of honour attending, among them Aliette de Bodard, Richard Morgan, Péter Michaleczky, Andrzej Sapkowski, Rhianna Pratchett as well as Brandon Sanderson and Albert Sánchez Piñol.

During the signature day at Gigamesh, the main panels were streamed live for everyone to see, and here we saw many of the guests of honour to talk and sign books and autographs. Among them were Brandon Sanderson, born 1975 in Nebraska, USA. This fantasy author is famous for his triology Mistborn among others. We also saw Richard Morgan, the fantasy and fiction author as well as novel writer featuring Marvel character Black Widow. He has also worked with games in the sci-fi genre.

eurocon 2016

The Eurocon Barcelona was a truly great event and there was also the George Orwell walking tour to be taken by the participants. Of course there was also a party at the Eurocon 16 and not only one party either! On Friday on the 4th of November, there was a party at Glups sponsored by the SuperSonic magazine. This was a great moment to meet and greet an have a few drinks with fans from all over the world and we want to thank SuperSonic for making this happen. There was also another party that we didn´t attend on Friday and that was the party at the CCCB cafeteria with a presentation and readings from some amazing books. There was also a screening by Riot Uber Alles and Cisco Bellabestia and also a DJ playing some tunes. We heard that this was also a great party.

We are very much looking forward to the upcoming Eurocons so stay put for more info here at the blog. You can also find more new at the Science Fiction and Fact Concatenation. Over and out for now!

Souvenir Book & The Wisent

Souvenir Book & The Wisent

The convention souvenir book was given to all participants. If you’ve lost yours, or wasn’t there, you can download this fantastic book, created by Anna Davour and Johan Anglemark, in pdf format.

Souvenir book

And here’s the Programme Guide Book

Did you miss the convention newsletter? Here you can download all three issues of The Wisent, so craftily produced by Linnéa and her crew, every day of Eurocon 2011.

The Wisent #1
The Wisent #2
The Wisent #3

(PDF format)