phoenix comic con

Cartoonist Josh C Lyman Loses All His Art In Austin Break-In

Cartoonist Josh C Lyman, a full time illustrator working the convention circuit across the USA, has a tale of woe to share with Bleeding Cool and its readers. I flew back from Phoenix Fan Fest this past weekend to my apartment in Austin; and exhausted from the aforementioned, I decided I would take a nap […]

71 Cosplay Photos From The Phoenix Comic Con

I spent this last weekend at the Phoenix Comic Con working my table and taking pictures of the cosplayers that passed by. I noticed that the bar on originality has been raised as you can tell by the inclusion of Cyberman Freddy Mercury. Also the scope of accessible has expanded to include television commercials as […]

Full Panel Videos From Phoenix Comic Con – Nathan Fillion, Mark Sheppard And Bruce Campbell

We've got some more panel coverage from the Phoenix Comic Con by Nai Wang. This time we have Nathan Fillion (Firefly, Castle), Mark Sheppard (Dr Who, Supernatural) and Bruce Campbell (Army Of Darkness, Burn Notice). Check out Nai Wang's youtube page for his other videos. [youtube][/youtube]   [youtube][/youtube]   [youtube][/youtube]    

Things To Do On The West Coast In June If You Like Comics

By Michele Brittany, a West Coast Bleeding Cool Correspondent With summer just a few weeks away, the season of cons and expos are upon us and liable to break more than a few budgets and cause some to consider taking a second mortgage. One of the things I noticed when looking at the various events, […]

Phoenix Comic Con Works With Fire Officials To Increase Ticket Sales

I have been watching (and attending) as the Phoenix Comic Con grows into one of the larger shows in the country. The first one I went to was in September of 2006 and had an attendance of 2,500. By 2010 they were just under 14,000 and in 2013 they were at over 55,000 attendees. The […]

Valiant Heads To Phoenix Comic Con With Edwards Exclusive

Armor Hunters is the big summer event for Valiant and folks at this years Phoenix Comic Con will get an opportunity to get an early copy of #1 with an exclusive Tommy Lee Edwards cover. Creators at the show for Valiant include writers Robert Venditti (Armor Hunters, X-O Manowar), Fred Van Lente (The Delinquents, Archer & […]

Avatar Press Offers Amazing Phoenix Con VIP Package

One of my favorite conventions every year is the Phoenix Comic Con. Between the amazing staff and the incredibly friendly and appreciative attendees it is my 'don't-miss' show on the convention circuit. And I will be there again this year. I've talked the show up to everyone I could over the years including Avatar Press […]

Angry Dalek No Longer Welcome At Phoenix Comic Con

Anabel Martinez posted the above image comparison talking about artist Jeff Pina and Phoenix Comic Con's decison to invite Paul Bradford to their show again this year, saying, Jeff's original art on the top left. Bottom left was Paul Bradford's theft of his art, which he made into a t-shirt to sell. When he was […]

What Creators Really Get Out Of Cons – The Devastator Survey Numbers Are In

The Comedy Comics Magazine The Devastator ran a poll among indie comics creators to learn what their needs are when it comes to conventions and shows in an effort to help make those shows more welcoming for creator-owned projects. The wide array of shows that the survey ended up reporting on is truly impressive, including […]

Si Spurrier's Next Big Thing

Si Spurrier has posted about a new comic book project. He writes; See, there's this comicbook project which I've been working-on secretly for 3 years. It's epic and it's dark and it's deconstructive and it's gorgeous and it's mythic and it's sleazy and it's brutal and it's at one and the same time the most […]

Journalistic Integrity Be Damned, I'm Taking The Milk And Cookies

I've just landed at Phoenix, Arizona (after the air stewardess told us that if we looked out of the left windows, we could see fire and smoke) and have been whisked to my hotel room for tomorrow's Phoenix Comic Con. No sooner had I settled in and wrangled the wifi, than a young man knocked […]