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Wizard to Sell Jello Shot Maker to Healthcare Industry Due to COVID-19

In a story that we must stress that we are absolutely not making up, beleaguered comic convention company Wizard World has announced plans to pivot their business model to selling jello shot machines to bars, restaurants, and hospitals as a result of the coronavirus pandemic The strange but, again, very real news comes via the[...]

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Newt Scamander is Ready for Anything with New Soap Studio Figure

I loved the films and if we’re going to get it more Wizarding World stories these are filling my need You can bring home Newt Scamander with a new figure coming soon from Soap Studio This figure is a 1:12 ratio and is quite articulate and very detailed I figure stands approximately 7 inches tall[...]

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Albus Dumbledore is Jude Law in New Soap Studio figure 

Albus Dumbledore is one of the greatest wizards in all of the wizarding world I am glad Jude Law brings the character to life in a new frame in the Fantastic Beasts series. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald we got to see a different side of Albus Dumbledore that we haven’t seen it before[...]

Ron Weasley Get Magical with a New Doll from Good Smile Company

Ron Weasley Get Magical with a New Doll from Good Smile Company

Ron Weasley is more than just a sidekick to Harry Potter. He stands on his own and is funny and lovable as much as he is iconic. Good Smile Company has recently announced a new wave of Harry Potter Nendoroid figures. This time, unlike the previous versions and they are dolls. That means we will […]

Stephen Shamus Accuses Wizard World Executives Of Looting The Company

We've been following the case between Wizard World and co-founder and ex-executive Stephen Shamus.Shamus has submitted a number of papers to the court regarding the suit and his countersuit.Specifically, an attachment order to ensure that they have the money to pay out if they lose against him He has issued Wizard an order of attachment[...]

Stephen Shamus Names Names In Case Against Wizard World

We've been following and reporting on the Wizard World Vs Stephen Shamus case being going through the courts With pop culture comic convention organiser Wizard World initially launching the case stating that Shamus had been stealing from the company, and engaging in fraud Wizard co-founder Shamus denied this, stating that he hadn't been paid what[...]

Lying In The Gutters – 9th May 2016 – Wizard Buzzed

Tim Lundmark's page has been removed from Wizard World This is how it used to look....Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week 1 Buzz Sends Tim Lundmark Packing At Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con 2 Gerry Conway Addresses Zack Snyder Rather Directly 3 Talking To Frank Cho, Man Of Outrage, About Attracting Women 4 Trouble On The Set Of Jessica[...]

It's War Between San Diego And Wizard Over Streaming Video, On Free Comic Book Day

For now.They promise daily entertainment news and talk shows, curated favourites from film and TV, BTS and bonus features and both scripted and unscripted series, as well as unbeatable access to comic-con panels and special events.Well, Wizard World is feeling a little put out And although they have no Free Comic Book Day presence they[...]

Box It Up: Wizard's Unboxing, And A Nerd Block Comic Reveal…

A look through the month in comic book-related subscription boxes...[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTvUQAkH0dY[/youtube]That's the Wizard World Presents Con In A Box.. unboxing...Here's how I looked afterwards Visuals by Eve.Nerd Block will be getting an exclusive variant cover of Sonic: Worlds Unite: Battles #1 from Archie Comics at some point in th near future......as well as pushing a British[...]

Fake Wizard Spawn Sketches, Not By Todd McFarlane And Whilce Portacio

There have been a rash of very poorly executed "rough drafts" of the Wizard Magazine  #205 cover by Whilce Portacio and Todd McFarlane, with equally offensively bad McFarlane signatures on eBay.Firstly "sickbreed" sells one for $99.So why not relist another one for a minimum for $149.99Then "bobbybacon2336" sells one for $25.Then "t_lucky817" sells another for[...]

Comic Panel Picks For Wizard World Chicago This Weekend

By Hannah Means-ShannonRecently, Wizard World Cons have been stepping up their panel presence, and much to the surprise of some con-goers, the expansion has mainly been into informative comic discussions since TV, film, and other areas of pop culture were already pretty well represented Don’t believe us? Check out some of the genuinely interesting panels[...]

Mike Cotton Joins DC Comics As Editor

As editor of the book.Ex-editor of Wizard Magazine who was there until almost its dying days, he is also the publisher of Champion! as a comics magazine app, though that has seemed to fade away of late.Mike seems quite keen too, tweeting; Exclusive: First Look at EARTH 2 #8 comicvine.com/news/exclusive… via @comicvine— Mike Cotton (@MichaelCotton) January[...]

Comics Conman Josh Hoopes Moves Wizard Scam To ConceptArt.Org

It was pulled from People Per Hour after Wizard Entertainment complained Now it seems that Josh Hoopes has set up the same scam at ConceptArt.org, again posing as someone called Greg Garwood and providing an e-mail address too...Remember, this is not Wizard, none of this is true, he is just trying to scam people or[...]

Josh Hoopes Tried The Wizard Scam Again, Posing As Greg G

The following piece was posted onto the Freelance site People Per Hour. Wizard Magazine seeking out new comic ideas for publication around ChristmasAs we are just starting to release info regarding this new event we won't be advertising in Wizard Mag until the end of Nov to hopefully start getting getting the first set of issues[...]

John Macaluso Named Wizard World CEO

Appointed to the board of directors of Wizard World in May last year, John Macaluso was yesterday made CEO of Wizard World, the company that runs conventions across North America, maintains a pop culture website and, most famously, used to publish a monthly comics-based magazine.No, not the drummer.Macaluso used to own California Concepts, a clothes[...]

Get Ready for… Bleeding Cool Magazine!

Bleeding Cool, the premiere source for breaking news and gossip in the comic book industry (www.bleedingcool.com), will launch its own print magazine beginning in May 2012. Featuring editorial contributions from blog founder Rich Johnston, Bleeding Cool Magazine will debut with an introductory #0 issue in late May, its worldwide in-store release coinciding with the Phoenix […]

Tribute Album Aims To Get Gareb Shamus His Old Job At Wizard Back

Something tells me that the expressed aims of this album may be a teensy tiny bit on the disogenuous side.But ex-Wizard staffer Chris Ward has recorded an album with the express aim of getting Gareb Shamus his position as CEO of Wizard Entertainment back.WIZtory Vol 1: Rock To Reinstate Gareb Shamus As the One True[...]