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09.01.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Sasha Roiz

Posted by: Andrea D
Sasha Roiz

Sasha Roiz

Known for his recurring role as Captain Sean Renard on Grimm, Sasha Roiz has also been Marcus Diamond on Warehouse 13, and Sam Adama on Caprica. He has also had roles on Husbands, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Castle, Mutant X, and more.

08.29.2014   Programming Schedule for RCCC now online!

Posted by: Andrea D
Our full schedule of panels for Rose City Comic Con is now online! We have over 80 hours of panels available for Saturday and Sunday. Panels about celebrities, comics, your favorite hobbies, and more! The schedule is available here.

In addition to that, our schedule of Special Events is now online as well, including the Costume Contest, Kickoff Party, After Party, and more! For more information on these events, visit the Special Events page.

08.28.2014   PGX Comics Grading at RCCC

Posted by: Andrea D
For the first time ever PGX Comics Grading will be offering on site next day grading and encapsulating of your comics. They will be offering 100 guaranteed slots that will be graded, encapsulated, and available for pickup the very next day. This is on a first come first serve basis so make sure you hurry to PGX if you would like to take advantage of this premier service.

08.26.2014   Exclusive Merchandise at RCCC!

Posted by: Andrea D Exclusive Merchandise at RCCC!
Introducing a whole new batch of Rose City Comic Con merchandise, exclusive to the convention! Including a t-shirt, tote bag, scarf, socks, lanyard, and patch. Additionally, an exclusive TMNT and Goonies-themed print, and special variant edition of Wayward #1. Item descriptions and pricing available here.

08.26.2014   The Batmobile will be at RCCC!

Posted by: Andrea D The Batmobile will be at RCCC!
The Portland Superheroes Coalition will be bringing a replica of the 1966 Batmobile from the 1960's Batman TV series to Rose City Comic Con. This Batmobile replicates many features of this iconic car. You can find the Batmobile at booth 907 all weekend, and get a photo with it!

08.25.2014   Photo Ops now available for pre-sale

Posted by: Andrea D
Rose City Comic Con is working with Epic Photo Ops again this year to provide professional photographs with all our Celebrity Guests. Additionally, there will be a Photo Op with the voice cast of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon, and one with cosplayer Ani-Mia. You can purchase Photo Ops ahead of the convention on their website (until September 17), or during the convention itself. The schedule is posted under each guest listing on our site, and on Epic Photo Ops' site.

08.22.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Aaron McConnell

Aaron McConnell

Artist on Robert E. Howard's Savage Sword, illustrator of The Gettysburg Address: A Graphic Adaptation, The U.S. Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation.

Dylan Meconis

Dylan Meconis

Cartoonist and writer of Bite Me!, Family Man, and the Eisner-nominated Outfoxed. Also an artist and writer for PVP.

Erika Moen

Erika Moen

Cartoonist of DAR!, Bucko, Oh Joy Sex Toy, Dicebox. Contributor to Smut Peddler.

Natalie Nourigat

Natalie Nourigat

Artist on A Boy And A Girl, The Thrilling Adventure Hour, It Girl! and the Atomics, Between Gears. Creator of the digital comics Tally Marks, Home Is Where The Internet Is, and Spoilers! Cover artist for Bee and Puppycat.

Ben Saunders

Ben Saunders

Professor Ben Saunders founded the first Undergraduate Minor in Comics Studies at the University of Oregon in 2011. He has delivered entertaining and educational presentations on different aspects of comic-book culture at universities, conventions and literary festivals all over the United States, and has also curated several museum exhibitions of comic art. He is also the author of Do The Gods Wear Capes: Spirituality, Fantasy, and Superheroes - described by Greg Rucka as "the best critical work on the meaning and impact of those marquee super-heroes that … has ever been written."  He is currently working on a major exhibition (and book) devoted to the achievement of EC comics.

08.21.2014   Bloxi Contest at RCCC

Posted by: Andrea D
Bloxi, a pop culture quiz website, and exhibitor at Rose City Comic Con has started a contest! The contest is open from today until September 20 at 3:00PM, and the winner will be announced at the Bloxi booth at RCCC.

To enter, you need to sign up for Bloxi and create a Block. The Block with the highest number of creator points will win. Creator points are gained when people take your Block, so self promotion of the Blocks is encouraged.

The first prize is $500, the second prize is $250, and third prize is $100. Rules and Regulations.