Everyone knows that everything is done bigger in Texas, this includes comic book conventions, and once again the Dallas Comic Con will be bring fans some of the biggest names in Comics, Sci-Fi, and Television May 21st-22nd.
This year promoter and owner of Official Pix Ben Stevens, along with his staff are gearing up for one of the biggest conventions in North Texas as they bring some of the most popular guests from Comics, TV, and Movies; fans will be overwhelmed by the variety of guests; there will be something for fans of all ages.
Dallas Comic Con will role out the red carpet for the king of comic-dom, Stan Lee the man behind many of yesterday’s and today’s greatest comic book characters such as “Spider-Man”, Fantastic Four”, “The Incredible Hulk”, “Daredevil” and the list keeps going; Stan Lee will be signing autographs, taking part in special photo ops, and will be attending a Q&A.
Stan Lee’s appearance in the Texas area is a very rare occasion, and Texas comic book fans should take the opportunity to meet the man himself, after all they don’t call him Stan “The Man” Lee for nothing.
Stan Lee Schedule
Star Wars fans in Texas the force was with you, Princess Leia herself Carrie Fisher and star of “The Blues Brothers” and “The Burbs”will be appearing in a rare Texas appearance; Carrie Fisher will be sighing autographs, be participating in special photo ops, and will also be part of a Q&A.
Star Trek fans be prepared to set your phasers on stun or be stunned as as Mr. Spock himself Leonard Nimoy makes a rare appearance in the lone star state; Mr. Nimoy will be available for autographs, a unique photo op, and will be on hand for Q&A.
Leonard Nimoy will be appearing SATURDAY ONLY; so be sure to be sure to early to meet one of the most iconic actors in Star Trek.
Leonard Nimoy Schedule
John Romita Jr. – His first American comic book work was Amazing Spider-Man Annual #11 in 1977. Co-creator of Hobgoblin. Following his Spidey work, Jr. moved over to Uncanny X-men, Daredevil, Punisher: War Zone, the original Cable mini-series, Thor, Wolverine, Black Panther, World War Hulk and The Eternals . John is responsible for the wildly popular KICK-ASS, which he co-created with Mark Millar.
His current project is new The Avengers comic!
John Romita Jr. Schedule
Robert Kirkman brought The Walking Dead comic book to life and created a sensation throughout the comic book world bringing together old and new readers, while bringing back horror comic book, AMC brought the comic book to life on Halloween 2011, gluing millions of people to their screens that night; now the Dallas Comic Con brings AMC’s The Walking Dead Survival Team to the Dallas Comic Con for the first time; now is your chance to meet the cast of one of the highest rating series on television
Meet the team: Noel Gugliemi – Felipe, Irone Singleton – T-Dog, Neil Brown – Guillermo, Anthony Guajardo – Miguel, Vivianna Chavez – Miranda, James Gonzaba – Jorge.
The cast will be on hand to sign autographs and talk about their projects and the Walking Dead series.
Dallas Comic Con does not stop there, the convention has always provided fans with some of the best comic book talent in the country; and this year is no different
Ethan Van Sciver - Best known for illustrating a number of titles including Green Lantern, Superman/Batman, New X-Men, and The Flash: Rebirth. He is known for a meticulous and detail-oriented style that collaborator Geoff Johns claims reflects the depth to which Van Sciver explores the mythology of his characters.
Bruce Jones – Writer of The Incredible Hulk 2001-2005, Alien Worlds, Twisted Tales, Ka-Zar, Conan: The Barbarian, OMAC, Nightwing, Man-Bat, Vigilante, Deadman and more!
This is a rare appearance, fans should take advantage of this talented artist appearance.
Todd Nauck - Artist of the historic and wildly popular Barack Obama story in Amazing Spider-Man #583, he is also known for his work on Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man, Spider-Man: The Clone Saga, and creator of Wildguard.
Michael Lark – Artist of the hugely popular of Stephen King’s Dark Tower, Spider-Man: The Grim Hunt, Gotham Central and so many more.
Mitch Breitweiser – Artist of Captain America: Patriot: Captain America: Zero Point, Captain America: The Chosen, Amazing Spider-man, Sub-Mariner Comics, and many more titles.
Steve Niles - Creator and writer of 30 Days Of Night, Criminal Macabre, Doc Macabre, The Ghoul, and Wake The Dead; which was just announced as a movie.
Amanda Conner – Artist of Power Girl, The Pro, Terra, Wednesday Comics, Codename Knockout, Vampirella, and so much more.
Dallas Comic Con is one of the largest comic book conventions in the state of Texas and the biggest in North Texas and just keeps growing every year; be sure and not miss out on this convention.
Dallas Comic Con
Irving Convention Center 500 W Las Colinas Blvd. Irving, TX 75039