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Doctor Who Vs The Comic Industry
In what may be a horrible scheduling conflict, the extremely popular annual gathering of Doctor Who fans in Los Angeles, called Gallifrey One is happening
Things To Do In Southern California This Weekend If You Like Comics
That's right, I'll be at the Long Beach Convention Center both days from 10 AM to 7 PM Saturday the 17th and 10:30 AM to 5 PM Sunday the 18th… oh, and there will be a whole slew of other creators, publishers, etc… it's the Long Beach Comic Con. There will be Nathan Fillion and the[...]
Hero Initiative To Have Massive Presence At Long Beach Comic Con
The Hero Initiative, the non-profit organization that helps comic creators in medical and financial need, is set to have a large presence at the Long Beach Comic Con the weekend of September 17th-18th They will be set up at booth #813/#914 and will be the exclusive home base for Mike Perkins (Captain America) and Mike[...]
Convention Exhibitors Beware Of Hotel Scammers
One of my favorite shows of the years it he Long Beach Comic Con put on by Mad Event Management It was a show put together by former Wizard World employees and has now grown to include the New Jersey Comic Con Well, it seems that someone is trying to scam the exhibitors by way of[...]
Megacon's Christine Alger Joins MAD Events
MAD Event Entertainment, the folks behind the Long Beach Comic Con, the New Jersey Comic Con and the recent Anime Fan Fest NJ, have added a new pop culture tradeshow veteran Christine Alger joins the team after spending a decade with MegaCon where she worked along side her mother, the founder of the convention. "A lot[...]
LBCC 2015: Indie Creators Talk Shop With Jody Houser, Josh Trujillo, Jacon Semahn, Gavin Hignight & Bryant Dillon
By Michele Brittany, West Coast Correspondent "It is one-hundred percent possible to self-publish," said Fanboy Comics Managing Editor and Co-Founder Barbra Dillon as she opened the hour-long panel "Indie Creators, Unite! How to Make Self-Publishing a Reality" at last weekend's Long Beach Comic Con As moderator, she introduced the panelists: Jody Houser (Orphan Black, Cupcake POW!),[...]
Long Beach Comic Con Soars To New Heights
By Jason Strangis The 2015 Long Beach Comic Con was out of this world – literally! It was all about Cosplay, sensational fan costumes, superheroes, Star Wars, galactic Power Rangers, and some of the most talented writers, artists and creators in the Cosmos. The LBCC, held September 12-13 at the Long Beach Convention Center, for the first time[...]
LBCC 2015: Pros Discuss Independent Publishing And Social Media
By Michele Brittany, West Coast Correspondence Saturday afternoon at the Long Beach Comic Con, writer/illustrator Zack Morrissette and cartoonist Tony Donley sat down to discuss their experiences with independent publishing and using social media to market their respective projects Morrissette co-wrote and illustrated the zombie apocalypse story The Other Side of the Fence that he marketed[...]
John Barrowman And Chloe Bennet Headline Long Beach Comic Con
This weekend, 9/12 & 9/13,  is the Long Beach Comic Con conveniently located at the Long Beach Convention Center Headlining the event is Arrow and Doctor Who actor John Barrowman and Marvel's Agents of SHIELD actress Chloe Bennet. For the comic part of the convention they have guests: Art Adams, Joe Benitez, Tim Bradstreet, Joe Casey,[...]
New Crowdfunding Book Provides ABCs To Success
Holly-Rosing will be teaching her next Kickstarter class on Saturday, September 26 at 1:30 PM and if you are attending Long Beach Comic Con in a couple of weeks, she'll have the Kickstarter: Crowdfunding Practical Strategies panel on Sunday, September 13 at 12:30 PM in Room 101A She'll be joined by other independent writers/creators Ray[...]