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New York, NY, United States, 2014/08/27 - Kevin Eastman, Neal Adams, Joe Caramagna and Ethan Van Sciver are among the leading comics artists and writers scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World Richmond Comic Con, September 12-14 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. OTCBB: WIZD
Kevin Eastman (Co-Creator,“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”), Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), Joe Caramagna (“Iron Man & The Armor Wars,” “Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man”) and Ethan Van Sciver (“Green Lantern,” “Flash”) are among the dozens of top comics creators scheduled to attend Wizard World Richmond Comic Con, September 12-14. More than 60 writers and artists are slated for the inaugural event at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.
Other standouts in Artist Alley include Kevin Maguire (“Justice League,” “Batman Confidential”), John Tyler Christopher (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “X-Men”), Michael Golden (“Hulk,” “Star Wars”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”), Greg Horn (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “The Avengers”) and Rob Prior (“Heavy Metal,” “Spawn the Impaler”).
Additionally, the first 3,000 VIP attendees will receive an exclusive limited-edition of Death of Wolverine #1, with variant cover drawn by Christopher.
Sarah Wayne Callies, Michael Rooker and Jon Bernthal of “The Walking Dead,” Adam West and Burt Ward of “Batman”, Manu Bennett (The Hobbit,“Arrow”), Dave Bautista (a.k.a. WWE® Superstar Batista™, also starring in the summer blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy), WWE® Hall of Famer Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat™ and James Marsters (“Buffy The Vampire Slayer,” “Torchwood”) are among the celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World Richmond Comic Con. It is the 11th of 16 events scheduled in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. and will also feature a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions.
About Wizard World
Wizard World (wizardworld.com) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.