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07.28.2014   Special Guest Announcement: David Marquez

Posted by: Andrea D
David Marquez

David Marquez

David Marquez is the Portland-based artist responsible for Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man, among other comics, including recent work on Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers A.I., All New X-Men, All New Ultimates, Superior Spider-Man, Cataclysm: Ultimate Spider-Man, Age of Ultron, and Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man.

07.25.2014   Special Guest Anouncement

Posted by: Andrea D
Joshua Hale Fialkov

Joshua Hale Fialkov

A writer of numerous comics, including Ultimate FF, The Life After, The Devilers, Amazing Spider-Man, The Bunker, Skyman, Adventures of Superman, Cataclysm: Ultimates and Ultimate X-Men, Hunger, and many more.

Joe Infurnari

Joe Infurnari

Artist for The Life After, The Bunker, Occupy Comics, 12 Reasons to Die, and Marathon.

07.25.2014   WizKids Offical Events at Rose City Comic Con Gaming!

Posted by: Ron B. WizKids Offical Events at Rose City Comic Con Gaming!

WIZKIDS ANNOUNCES FIRST ANNUAL WIZKIDS OPEN TOURNAMENT EVENT

 

Rainy Day Games brings one of the year’s biggest events to Portland's Rose City Comic Con! Prepare to unleash your impressive skills on the tabletop and win fantastic prizes!

 

Featuring some of the hottest games of the year, including Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men, HeroClix, and Star Trek Attack Wing, players will compete in head-to-head battles to earn glory, exclusive prizes and their rightful place in the 2015 National Championships.


The WizKids Open is WizKids’ first ever officially sponsored regional gaming event. This year’s Portland event will be hosted by Rainy Day Games at Rose City Comic Con.  


What is the WizKids Open (WKO)?

A great way to come together with fellow fans to play the games you love and a chance to win cool stuff not generally available.


Rainy Day Games will be offering for-sale exclusive items and awarding special participation prizes to players as well as providing the opportunity to compete with the best players in their area.


When is the WizKids Open?

For more information, visit the WizKids Event System.


How do I register for an event?

Registration can be done on the Rose City Comic Con website under ticketing. Space is limited for each event. Requires that participants have either a full Rose City Comic Con badge for the day they plan on participating or a Wizkids Open Events Gaming Only Badge .


What sort of events should players expect at the WizKids Open?

During the WizKids Open, you’ll be able to play Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men, Star Trek: Attack Wing, and HeroClix!


Will there be any exclusive items for sale during the WizKids Open?

Yes! Don’t miss out on the opportunity to get your hands on some of the coolest games and collectibles around.


What can players expect?

Great gaming, great prizes and a good time!


Are there exclusive prizes?

Yes! For the official list of prizes, visit the WizKids Event system.


Are winning tournaments the only way to attain prizes?

Although WizKids reserves the most elite of prizing for the tournament winners, that doesn’t mean they don’t have something for everyone.

07.23.2014   Special Guest Announcement

Posted by: Andrea D
Bill Crabtree

Bill Crabtree

Colorist on The Sixth Gun, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time, Uncanny, Mudman, Invincible, and Bad Medicine.

Matthew J. Fletcher

Matthew J. Fletcher

Matthew has been a sketch card artist for The Walking Dead Trading Cards, Series II, put out by Cryptozoic, as well as sketch cards for the Classic Mythology and Spellcasters trading card sets put out by Perna Studios. In addition to his comic and illustration work, Matthew's work has been featured on the cover and interior of Thunk Magazine, and has had his original works have been featured in galleries in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and New York. 

Sandy Jarrell

Sandy Jarrell

Artist for Batman '66, Solar: Man of the Atom, Unfair, Wasteland, and the upcoming Meteor Men.

Jen Van Meter

Jen Van Meter

Writer for The Amazing Spider-Man, Savage Wolverine, Fantastic Four, Captain Marvel, Avengers Assemble, and more. Also writing the upcoming The Death-Defying Dr. Mirage comic.

Leia Weathington

Leia Weathington

Writer and artist of The Legend of Bold Riley.

07.21.2014   Special Guest Announcement: Ryan Ottley

Posted by: Andrea D
Ryan Ottley

Ryan Ottley

Ryan Ottley is the artist of Invincible. He has also worked on Manifest Destiny, Youngblood, Once Upon A Time Machine, and The Walking Dead.

07.18.2014   Special Guest Announcement: Erik Larsen

Posted by: Andrea D
Erik Larsen

Erik Larsen

The creator/writer/artist of Savage Dragon and co-founder of Image Comics, and also well regarded for his work on Spider-Man. He has created hundreds of characters, such as Vanguard, SuperPatriot, the Deadly Duo, She-Dragon and Freak Force.

07.16.2014   Celebrity Guest Announcement: Gigi Edgley

Posted by: Andrea D
Gigi Edgley

Gigi Edgley

Gigi Edgley is known for her role as Chiana on Farscape. She is also the host of Jim Henson's Creature Shop Challenge. Additionally Edgley has appeared in countless film and television series including Rescue Special Ops, Starter Wife, Tricky Business, Showdown at Area 51, Quantum Apocalypse, Newcastle, Beastmaster, Lost World, Water Rats, and Day of The Roses.

07.16.2014   Guest Cancellation: Marina Sirtis

Posted by: Andrea D
Unfortunately due to filming commitments, Marina Sirtis is no longer able to attend Rose City Comic Con this year.