Comic Con Revolution today announced that Chris Claremont (who we recently spoke to about the CHRIS CLAREMONT X-MEN documentary) will be appearing at their Southern California show this year. The show which returns to the Ontario Convention Center on May 19th and 20th will see over 100 panels, 175 artists in artist alley, a cosplay contest hosted by Ming Chen, and more.
More information is below courtesy of their press release.
COMIC CON REVOLUTION RETURNS TO
THE ONTARIO CONVENTION CENTER MAY 19 & 20, 2018
Chris Claremont Joins the Revolution for a Rare Southern California Appearance at Comic Con Revolution
Chris Claremont, famous for his unparalleled 17-year unbroken run writing The Uncanny X-Men for Marvel Comics from 1976 to 1991 amongst other works, will be joining a guest list featuring some of the comic industry’s most talented artists and writers. He will be signing autographs, talking with fans and participating in panels all weekend long.
“So looking forward to spending time with fans in Southern California,” said Chris Claremont. “Haven’t been in the LA area for quite some time. See you at Comic Con Revolution!”
“When we wrapped up Comic Con Revolution last May we gave ourselves a challenge. Bring an even bigger and better experience to Ontario and The Inland Empire in 2018,” said Atomic Crush Events co-founder Drew Seldin. He added, “I think the addition of Chris Claremont to our already stellar guest lineup is another step on that path.”
Comic Con Revolution will feature over 100 guests, two full days of programming totaling to over 100 panels, 70,000 square feet of exhibit space featuring over 150 Exhibitors, over 175 creators Artist Alley, the return of The Cosplay Revolution Costume Contest hosted by Ming Chen (AMC’s Comic Book Men) and much more.
Comic Con Revolution is an event for seasoned comic fans as well as first timers and families who want to experience the excitement of a true comic con. Our guest list features talent that fans will instantly recognize. Guests currently scheduled to appear include Jason Aaron (Star Wars, Thor, Scalped), Greg Baldwin (Samurai Jack, Avatar: The Last Airbender), Sandy King Carpenter (Film Producer & Comic Writer), Howard Chaykin (American Flagg!, Satellite Sam), Ming Chen (AMC’s Comic Book Men) Matthew Clark (Doom Patrol, Outsiders), Chris Claremont (Uncanny X-Men), Neo Edmund (Power Rangers), Carols Ferro (Gears of War), Derek Dridolfs (Li’l Gotham, Batman: Arkham Unhinged), Steven Gordon (X-Men: Evolution), Travis Hanson (Life of the Party: Realities of an RPG’er), Ray-Anthony Height (X-Men Blue, Superb), Tom Hodges (Star Wars: The Clone Wars), Herb Jefferson Jr. (Battlestar Galactica), Doug Jung (Star Trek Beyond, The Cloverfield Experiment), Scott Koblish (Deadpool, Excalibur), Jim Krueger (Universe X, Earth X), Mike Kunkel (Herobear and the Kid), Shawn Martinbrough (Thief of Thieves, Luke Cage Noir), Ron Marz (Green Lantern, Witchblade), Mike Mathew (Star Wars, She-Hulk), Jonboy Meyers (The Inhumans, Teen Titans), Todd Nauck (Young Justice, Teen Titans Go!), Dustin Nguyen (Descender, DC Secret Hero Society), Fabian Nicieza (Deadpool & X-Force), Diane Pershing (Batman: The Animated Series – Voice of Poison Ivy), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo), Peter Shinkoda (Daredevil, Falling Skies), Cat Staggs (Wonder Woman, Smallville), Art Thibert (Ultimate Spider-Man, Trinity), Tommy Walker (Daredevil, Henry Danger), Marv Wolfman (Marvel’s Blade, New Teen Titans) and Timothy Zahn (Star Wars Novelist). Additional announcements will be made over the coming weeks.
Adult (18+) full weekend tickets are $40, teen full weekend tickets (13-17 years-old) are $30, adult Saturday tickets are $25, teen Saturday tickets are $18.75, Adult Sunday are $20, teen Sunday are $15 and as with all out shows kids 12 and under are free with the purchase of an adult ticket. One paid adult ticket allows for up to two free children’s ticket. Ticket prices increase when purchased on site so order in advance and save.
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