Phoenix Comic Con Day One

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The show started yesterday afternoon with a healthy turnout and a real party atmosphere that went well into the night. The Star Wars Cantina was a hit as the hotels joined in on the action (rather than complaining, as is a common response). Here's a look at some of the people there…

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Whilce Portacio, who has a killer idea for a new superhero book…

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Scot Koblish and hius family enterprise

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Richard Starking who surprised us all with his strip drawn by Dave Sim in the Hero Initiative comic. And who has a new project coming with Boo Cook for Thought Bubble.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Raven Gegory with Zenescope, so happy about his Wonderland ongoing comic.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Norm Rapmund, a sketching machine!

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Mike McKone starung into your soul!

 

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

Bleeding Cool Magazine Preview Issue #0! It exists! Being sold in the wild!

 

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

Even more of it!

 

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Jim Cheung in mid sketch.

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Jacen Burrows in mid-bag'n'board at Avatar.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

And then in mid… whatever it is the man does. Man, he is smoking at it. To a ridiculous level

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

The Gutters gets a second Omnibus volume.

 

 

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Greg Horn has a flashy display.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

George Perez has a flashy shirt.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

Francis Manapul sketches Daredevil while Agnes Garbowska sketches Batgirl.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

 

Billy Tucci gets holy.

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Keuth Davidsen gets Stitched

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Aspen strike a pose.

Phoenix Comic Con Day One

While the crew of '68 steal the show…

About Rich Johnston

Head writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world. Living in London, father of two. Political cartoonist.

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