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X-Men August Solicits For Fall Of X
And then at the Marvel Fall Of X panel at MegaCon Orlando, it all went official as Jordan D White,  Gerry Duggan, Benjamin Percy and Joshua Cassara started talking about, and showing off their stuff As Shadowcat becomes darker and edgier in full ninja gear as… Shadowkat That K instead of a C makes all[...]
Would The Undertaker return for one last match?: Undertaker: The Last Ride (Image: WWE)
If you were planning to bring your 1991 Undertaker classic WWF rookie trading card to get signed at MegaCon in Florida on May 20th, think again! The Undertaker will not sign your 1991 Undertaker rookie card or, for good measure, any 1991 trading cards, just in case The Undertaker will also not sign any event[...]
Original Founder Of MCM Launches Rival UK Comic Con Called Megacon
Hosting events in the UK and around the world, including London, Birmingham, the Midlands, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Belfast, Manchester, Scotland, Stockholm, Malmö, Copenhagen, Belgium, and Hanover, in 2017 Bleeding Cool broke the news that NYCC/C2E2/ECCC organisers ReedPop would acquire MCM and all of its events throughout the UK. Original Founder Of MCM Launches Rival UK Comic[...]
Tom King Reprises Batman and Robin Meme in a Horrific Way in Batman #71 (SPOILERS)
We hear that his last issue with be #85, which would take him up to the end of 2019. We understand that this decision went down during Megacon in Orlando this past weekend No one is going on the record, no one is giving unqualified confirmation, but significant people appear to believe this just went down[...]
A Surprising Encounter With Source Point Press At MegaCon Orlando 2017
I just had no idea they were going to be at MegaCon in the first place. It wasn't until I was in the middle of talking to comic book creator/writer Martin Dunn that I was introduced to Joshua Werner, co-founder and art director of Source Point Press, and Kasey Pierce, writer of the comic Nora and the[...]
Megacon's Christine Alger Joins MAD Events
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 has changed since we hosted our first show in Long Beach seven years ago" said Martha Donato, Executive Director and Founder of MAD Events "We continue to outpace the industry in[...]
John Barrowman Sings As Ariel The Little Mermaid At Megacon
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MegaCon And Versus Evil Reveal More About The Banner Saga Board Game
So of course, it's only natural that developer Versus Evil teamed up with MegaCon Games to make a board game version – right? Anyway, the Kickstarter has been funded in under thirty minutes after launching yesterday, and to celebrate that fact, it's revealed a few more details about the game: Based on the successful and critically acclaimed[...]
Mighty Marvel Geeks Issue 67: Avengers On The Rug
Also Mike shares an interview he did at MegaCon with Timely Comics/Marvel golden age legend Allen Bellman Did we mention Lando is getting his on Marvel Miniseries? Mighty Marvel Geeks NCBD picks for April 22, 2015 are: True Believers: Infinity Gauntlet #1, Avengers: Millennium #4, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #4, Avengers: Operation Hydra #1, Star Wars[...]
We Be Geeks Episode 116: Cosplay Is Not Just For Conventions
Bleeding Cool welcomes back We Be Geeks, hosting a variety of guests and covering a wide range of geek topics. This week the We Be Geeks gang recaps their experiences at two different cons: MegaCon in Orlando and Steel City Con in Pittsburgh And we are joined by a special guest: Mike's wife Malissa, who shares[...]
A Mixed Bag Of Experiences At MegaCon 2015
Summer came early this year to Florida, making the weekend of MegaCon in Orlando a particularly steamy one This is my second year now at the convention (purchased just recently by the company that runs FanExpo out of Canada), and it was a mixed bag for me as a writer about comics and conventions and[...]
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[...]
Sneak Peek At MegaCon's 2015 Gator By Sergio Cariello
Megacon is the Orlando, FL based comic book convention that takes place in the spring Their mascot, a gator, has been drawn by many people over the years including Frank Cho and George Perez Christine Alger posted on Twitter a sneak peek at the 2015 MegaCon Gator by Sergio Cariello and Laura Martin MegaCon will[...]
MegaCon 2014 Conumentary: A Cosplay Compilation Video (Part Three)
By Ian Mageto This is Part 3 of 3 of Comics and Cosplay's visit to MegaCon at the Orlando Convention Center in Florida hosted by our Senior Bleeding Cosplay Correspondent Ian Mageto Part 1 was a "conumentary" and Part 2 covered the 80's Animation party in cosplay Watch this last installment of all the amazing cosplayers[...]
MegaCon's 80's Cartoon Afterparty – A Cosplay Compiliation Video
By Ian Mageto This is part 2 of 3 of Comics and Cosplay's visit to MegaCon at the Orlando Convention Center in Florida, hosted by Bleeding Cool's Senior Cosplay Correspondent Ian Mageto This video features the 80's Cartoon after party produced by Moshi Moshi Productions See all the amazing cosplayers from this awesome party. You can follow[...]
MegaCon 2014 Con-umentary: Cosplay Compilation Video! (Part One)
Our Bleeding Cosplay Columnist and Senior Cosplay Correspondent Ian Mageto was at MegaCon and has been creating more of his Comics and Cosplay videos. This is part 1 of 3 of Comics and Cosplay's visit to MegaCon at the Orlando Convention Center in Florida catching up with some amazing cosplayers. You can follow Comics and Cosplay here: TWITTER[...]
Preview Anne Bonnie And Hunt Down Blue Juice Comics At MegaCon This Weekend
Plenty of pirate goodness awaits in new comic Anne Bonnie from Blue Juice Comics, and they've kindly provided Bleeding Cool with this preview, as well as the reminder that you can get your print copy in its first available location at MegaCon in Florida this weekend, booth #635. Anne Bonnie springs from the full-color imagination of[...]
Father And Son Attempt To Make The World Safe From Ghouls
The Scenario Packs were a modest success. For our new book, we decided to expand the comic book portion, making it a full-fledged comic book, telling the tale of how the Ghouls arrived on Earth and how they became a global threat and the dangers faced by our heroes — David Lake, Pamela Gray and Cornealius[...]
Stan Lee Cancels Megacon Appearance
Stan Lee pulled out of the Amazing Arizona Comic Con over illness. It has just been announced that he has also pulled out of Megacon, based in Orlando Florida running from the 15th to the 17th of March. The Megacon Facebook account states; I regret to announce that Stan Lee has canceled his appearance at MegaCon 2013[...]
The Most Talked About Panel At Megacon – Siike Donnelly
Yesterday, not only did Gene and I, two nerds that 99.9% of the nerd community has never heard of before tonight, make a statement with the Nerd Nation Artist's Alley Spotlight Panel at MegaCon 2012 – but it was truly the beginning of something that will no doubt become a MegaCon annual event. And naturally, like[...]
Saturday Trending Topics: 52 Con Pickup
Since it's looking like March Madness is going to be a bust for me this year, it's particularly nice to see con season picking up steam: better weather is right around the corner, the industry is shaking off the last of its winter frost, and con panelists and other guests start dropping info of interest[...]
Siike Donnelly Talks To Darwyn Cooke About Before Watchmen. A Little Bit.
Siike Donnelly is attending Megacon for Bleeding Cool And he just bumped into Darwyn Cooke, briefly, who is appearing at the show Guess what they talked about… Siike: I'm a big fan I loved your work back to the Batman Beyond intro on the cartoon… can you give me any details on Minutemen? When it takes[...]
Rob Granito Hits YouTube At MegaCon
A stealth video taken of Rob Granito's stall at Megacon… [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] [youtube][/youtube] Not how his credits have suddenly faded[...]
More Fun With Rob Granito Before MegaCon
The podcasters tell their own dealing with Granito at Dragon*Con in 2006 and his attempt to scam them by listing credits that they were able to check were bogus. Megacon in Orlando, Florida starts today Rob Granito is a Comics Artist Guest Do let Bleeding Cool know if he shows Photos if possible. I understand that Wizard[...]