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Six New Transformers Revealed by Hasbro for FanExpo 2019

Transformers are inbound and headed to Earth very soon! Hasbro has revealed new details on some of its up and coming Transformers set for FanExpo. Looks like we have six new transformers to add to our continued battle for Earth. The first announcement we have is two Generation Selects Transformers. First up we have Nightbird as seen […]

FAN EXPO Dallas Memorializes Peter Mayhew with Panel and Guest Table

Peter Mayhew Memorial Panel, Guest Table from FAN EXPO Dallas

This May the 4th weekend, Peter had been scheduled to appear at FAN EXPO Dallas as one of the celebrity guests Show producers had to quickly decide how to handle the loss and give their attendees a way to express and share their grief.[caption id="attachment_1028031" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Peter Mayhew,  photo by Randy Chiu[/caption]The exhibitor hall[...]

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New Marvel Legends and Star Wars Black Series Figures Revealed at Fan Expo Canada

Hasbro held panels this afternoon at Fan Expo in Toronto and new figures were shown off! Both Star Wars Black Series and Vintage Collection saw new figures shown off, and four new Marvel Legends, including a pretty sweet build a figure Let's dive right in.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="911056,911057"]First in the Star Wars Black Series, Solo:[...]

Valiant Adds 8 New Stops To Their 2016 Convention Tour

The publisher has just added eight new stops to their tour starting with the Fan Expo Canada on September 1st.Check out the list below and see if they're coming to a convention near you.Thursday, September 1st – Sunday, September 4th Fan Expo Canada Metro Toronto Convention Centre Toronto, CAFriday, September 2nd – Sunday, September 4th Baltimore Comic-Con 2016 Baltimore Convention[...]

Stephen Amell Talks Casey Jones And The Flash / Arrow Spinoff

Though a lot of folks were focused on Wondercon this weekend, there was also the Fan Expo in Vancouver going on and one of the guests was Arrow's Stephen Amell The actor was of course asked about his being cast as Casey Jones for the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 to which he said[...]

Fan Expo Acquires MegaCon

The Canadian comic book convention company Fan Expo has added MegaCon to its list of shows.Fan Expo, owned by Informa Canada, also recently bought Dallas Comic Con, and this seems a continuation of that expansion.MegaCon is run early in the year from Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, and has run since 1993[...]

DC Entertainment: All Access 101 At Fan Expo Canada

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan ExpoThe first DC panel of the weekend at Fan Expo was “DC Entertainment: All Access 101”, hosted by Larry Ganem from DC Entertainment It seemed like “All Access” meant "feel free to ask anything - but the answer will probably be No Comment."The panel started with a[...]

Things To Do In Toronto In August If You Like Comics

Copies of the book will be available for sale (including variants), and the artists will be on hand as well.Thursday August 28th - Sunday, August 31stFan Expo is the biggest convention in Canada and it’s happening in Toronto from August 28th - August 31st at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre This year’s guests include huge[...]

Face Eating Zombies, Bath Salts And Max Brooks

So when the blood dries, who's still alive? So if you are looking for a different take on the zombie phenomenon, check out Bath Salts: A Zombie Novel by Goldenberg and Tran available in both digital and print formats.And here is an image from Fan Expo as the authors give Max Brooks a copy of their[...]

Todd McFarlane, Marc Andreyko And Becky Cloonan News Coming Out Of Fan Expo

Scott Mills checks in after the recent Fan Expo Canada, with some more comics creator news he picked up...Becky Cloonan’s next project is a written and drawn original graphic novel.Todd McFarlane said he is in talks with Marc Andreyko to bring back Sam And Twitch as a series and possibly collect Andreyko's previous work on[...]

Mike Del Mundo On Superior Spider-Man Team-Up, And Dan Slott At Fan Expo Canada

Scott Mills writes in from Fan Expo Canada with a few more Marvel bits He tells Bleeding Cool that the Shuster Awards winner for best cover artist, Mike Del Mundo, said he has some interior work coming up at Marvel.Bleeding Cool managed to get confirmation that the title he'll be working on is Superior Spider-Man[...]

Jeff Lemire, Isabelle Arsenault And All The 2013 Joe Shuster Award Winners

On Saturday at the Fan Expo Canada in Toronto, the 9th Annual Joe Shuster Awards were presented The awards focus on Canadian Comic Creators and with awards including: Outstanding Cartoonist, Artist, Writer, Colourist, Cover Artist and Publisher.As for the name of the awards: "They are named after pioneering Canadian-born artist Joe Shuster (1914-1992), whose clear, dynamic style[...]

Informa Bought Fan Expo Canada During The Summer

In a letter handed out to vendors at Fan Expo Canada, it's been revealed that the show has been bought by show organisers Informa from Hobby Star.And that the deal occured over the summer, though the original organisers CEO of Hobby Star Aman Gupta and President Steve Menzle have continued to run the show, with[...]

Justice League Dark To Get A Princess Of Gemworld

Diana McCallum writes for Bleeding Cool from Fan Expo Canada From Friday's DC Access All Areas panelWas kind of a thin panel, they didn't discuss any major titles except for Flash Only stuff worth noting was:Animal Man 13-17 is going to include a lot of the DC major players (especially Hawkman) Beast Boy, Black Orchid[...]