Emerald City Comic Con


Oni Press to Sell ECCC Exclusives Online Following Coronavirus Cancellation

Oni Press to Sell ECCC Exclusives Online Following Coronavirus Cancellation

In a press release sent about a half-hour before ReedPOP announced the cancellation of Emerald City Comic Con due to coronavirus fears that prompted most of the show's exhibitors to pull out, Oni Press sent out a press release revealing that, due to the cancellation of the event, the publisher will sell its ECCC exclusives […]

Vault Comics Cancels ECCC Over Coronavirus Fears Teases Virtual Event For Fans

Vault Comics Cancels ECCC Over Coronavirus Fears, Teases Virtual Event For Fans

Vault Comics has announced they will not be exhibiting at Emerald City Comic Con 2020, over continuing fears about the coronavirus, which has especially affected Seattle in the US. But for those who will miss Vault at ECCC – or who weren't even going –  Vault is working on a special virtual event that will […]

Star Wars Author Delilah S. Dawson Cancels ECCC Appearance Over Coronavirus Concerns

"Star Wars" Author Delilah S. Dawson Cancels ECCC Appearance Over Coronavirus Concerns

As questions remain whether the spread of and concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will force the cancellation of this year's Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC), Star Wars author Delilah S. Dawson (Star Wars: Phasma, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: Black Spire) has made the decision to cancel her appearance out of health concerns for her […]


ECCC Will Release Statement on Coronavirus Exhibitor Refunds in Next 24 Hours

ECCC Will Release Statement on Coronavirus Exhibitor Refunds in Next 24 Hours

As the world comes to grips with how to handle the spread of the COVID-19 sickness caused by a novel strain of coronavirus, several major exhibitors including DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, CGC, Penguin Random House, Oni Press, and more, as well as individual creators, have pulled out of Emerald City Comic Con, set to […]

ECCC Offers Optional Ticket Refunds in Wake of Coronavirus Pullouts

ECCC Offers Optional Ticket Refunds in Wake of Coronavirus Pullouts

Following announcements from DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Oni Press, Penguin Random House, CGC, and others including quite a few individual creators that they will not have a presence at Emerald City Comic Con due to concerns about the growing coronavirus outbreak in Washington, ECCC has announced that they will issue refunds to ticketholders who […]

Now CGC Cancels ECCC Appearance Over Coronavirus Fears

Now CGC Cancels ECCC Appearance Over Coronavirus Fears

R. Trajano is a Certified Witness for CGC, the comics grading and slabbing company. He was planning to travel to Seattle for Reed POP's Emerald City Comic Con but just got the word from CGC that they are cancelling due to fears of the coronavirus. CGC has now issued an official confirmation. CGC has decided […]



Will Seattles ECCC Continue in Light of New Coronavirus Deaths

Will Seattle's ECCC Continue in Light of New Coronavirus Deaths?

I am currently stuck at home with the kids, their school remains closed after two suspected coronavirus cases from students and teachers returning from Italy. Self-isolating, it's basically all we are discussing now. The annual Emerald City Comic Con from Reed POP is planned to take place in Seattle in eleven days time, from March […]

COSPLAY 9-1-1: 5 Things This Cosplayer Needs You to Know Before NYCC [OPINION]

COSPLAY 9-1-1: 5 Things This Cosplayer Needs You to Know Before NYCC [OPINION]

Hi there! This is your friendly neighborhood cosplay kid here, Always Adriel Cosplay. I'm not in the game so much anymore, but before I was a world-renowned television commentator/reviewer for Bleeding Cool? I was super active in it not so long ago and still hold costuming, conventions, and the culture close to my heart. For […]

Valiants Next Ridiculous Variant Cover Will be Made of a Black Metal

Valiant's Next Ridiculous Variant Cover Will be Made of a Black Metal

Ian Melton let us know a few tips from the Valiant Panel at ECCC today. . First off, yes, Bleeding Cool reported Christian Ward would be doing the art on a new X-O Manowar series, from the Retailer Breakfast meeting this morning. Because that's what they said. Turns out Mel Caylo of Valiant wanted to […]

[#ECCC] Live From The Lion Forge Panel

[#ECCC] Live From The Lion Forge Panel

[Editor's note: This piece comes to us from guest contributor Jessica Dale while at Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC).] The 2018 Lion Forge panel at ECCC is in full swing, and we'll do our best to keep you updated: "No matter who you are or how you identify, there is a comic for you." "Puerto […]


ReedPOP Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC ECCC and C2E2 in New Deal

ReedPOP, Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC, ECCC and C2E2 in New Deal

ReedPOP and Syfy Wire are set to give fans who can't make it out to Chicago, Seattle or New York City this year the next best thing to being there, with the editorial arm of NBCUniversal's Syfy cable network striking a deal with the event producer to be the exclusive live-streaming partner for Chicago Comic & Entertainment […]

American Gods Orlando Jones Appointed Cosmunity Chief Strategy Officer

'American Gods' Orlando Jones Appointed Cosmunity Chief Strategy Officer

Not to be outdone by the "didn't-see-that-coming"  Chapterhouse/Jay Baruchel deal announced earlier this week, geek-connecting app Cosmunity announced that American Gods actor, razor-sharp twitterer and "King of Fandom" himself Orlando Jones has been appointed as the app's Chief Strategy Officer (CSO). Launched in early 2017, Cosmunity is a social-networking and peer-to-peer marketplce app that allows […]



ECCC Exclusive: Definitive Guide To Ghost In The Shell Coming From Kodansha

ECCC Exclusive: Definitive Guide To Ghost In The Shell Coming From Kodansha

Judd Morse is reporting from ECCC for Bleeding Cool, Kodansha Comics gave Emerald City Comicon attendees an exclusive look at their new, definitive guide book to all things Ghost in the Shell, Ghost in the Shell README: 1995-2017. Ben Applegate, Associate Director of Publishing Services for Penguin said that the book will be "the definitive guide to the […]

Marvels Writers Room Talks About Their Next Big Thing At ECCC

Marvel's Writer's Room Talks About Their 'Next Big Thing' At ECCC

Dane Styler is reporting from ECCC for Bleeding Cool, On Saturday, Marvel Editor Jake Thomas moderated a Q&A session on Marvel's upcoming key comic happenings with writers Dennis Hopeless (Spider-Woman, upcoming Doctor Strange and Jean Grey), Charles Soule (Daredevil), David F. Walker (Occupy Avengers, upcoming Luke Cage), and Jim Zub (Thunderbolts, upcoming Uncanny Avengers). The panel began […]