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Hot on the heels of former Wizard World CEO John Macaluso's attempt to carve out his own comic con territory with Fandemic (as well the recent legal drama between Wizard World and the Shamuses), Stephen and Gareb Shamus have announced the launch of Ace Universe, a new comic con company that promises a "Ground-Breaking Approach[...]
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Canadian cartoonist Gerhard, long-time collaborator with Dave Sim on Cerebus, was due to appear at Wizard World Nashville this weekend But he isn't there He wrote last week: "I've been booked for this show for over a year. We've been contacting them about our travel arrangements for weeks. Yesterday, a week before the show, someone calls to let[...]
Jeff Smith To Join Rob Liefeld And Trina Robbins In Wizard World's Hall Of Legends
Bone creator Jeff Smith is set to be the third inductee in Wizard World's prestigious Hall of Legends, according to a press release. Following in the tradition of Sir Robert Liefeld and Trina Robbins, Smith will enter the Wizard World Hall of Legends when Wizard World rolls through Columbus in August The award-winning cartoonist whose work[...]
Cosplay, Scenes, and Observations From The Floor At Wizard World Sacramento
Wizard World's annual tour has again returned to Sacramento, where thousands of fans will be descending on the Sacramento Convention Center through Sunday evening We headed out there today to take in some of the sights, a few panels, and to generally see how it all felt as the event is now entering it's fourth[...]
Trina Robbins Joins Rob Liefeld In Wizard World's Hall Of Legends
It seems like it was just last month that we reported that superstar artist Sir Robert Liefeld would be the inaugural inductee into Wizard World's new Hall of Legends Perhaps that is because it was just last month that we reported that Rob Liefeld would be the inaugural inductee into Wizard World's Hall of Legends[...]
Wizard World Philly Checklist: Sketches, Variant Covers, Sex Toys? Updated
This seems to be a very poor choice of a vendor at something that is supposed to be a family friendly event. Checking the Wizard World Philadelphia website I could not find the Rabbit Company specifically, but I did find two exhibitors listed which could be the same place. Risque Boutiques A series of adult toy innovations, lingerie[...]
Following 2016 Troubles, Wizard World Posts Big 2017 Q1 Loss
Yesterday, we learned that superstar artist Sir Robert Liefeld will be the inaugural inductee into the Wizard World Hall of Legends at Wizard World Philly this weekend But will he be the last?! Things aren't quite that dire yet, but according to a report from super-serious industry site ICv2, the company posted big losses on its[...]
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Wizard World, the comic book convention organizers that previously published Wizard Magazine, are starting their own hall of fame! According to a press release, the company will be "honoring and respecting the legacy of the comic arts through the Wizard World Hall of Legends, a new initiative to celebrate the artists, writers and insiders who[...]
Comic Con In Your Future – Des Moines Wizard World
On Friday, May 12th, I received a call saying Wizard World would like Rodman Comics to be at their Des Moines show I explained the reason we hadn't signed on was because roughly with just a month to go there were only two guests signed on according to their website They were Micky Dolenz from[...]
Ex-CEO John Macaluso Sold 8.5 Million Shares In Wizard World In December #WIZD
John Macaluso used to be CEO of Wizard World Entertainment but resigned back in April He would be replaced by John Maatta, and has recently been referred to in the legal battle between Stephen Shamus and Wizard World as party to the disputed contract between Shamus and Wizard that seems to be at the heart of that case[...]