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Philadelphia

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Past Celebrity Guests

*TALENT SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Cancellations: Stella Maeve, Morena Baccarin, Ben McKenzie

Ted Danson

Ted Danson

Sunday
CheersThe Good PlaceCurb Your Enthusiasm

Ted Danson

Celebrity Guests

Sunday
CheersThe Good PlaceCurb Your Enthusiasm

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Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder

Saturday
The Vampire Diaries [Damon Salvatore]Lost [Boone Carlyle]

Ian Somerhalder

Celebrity Guests

Saturday
The Vampire Diaries [Damon Salvatore]Lost [Boone Carlyle]

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Lana Parrilla

Lana Parrilla

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a Time

Lana Parrilla

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a Time

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Rebecca Mader

Rebecca Mader

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a TimeIron Man 3

Rebecca Mader

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a TimeIron Man 3

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Jared Gilmore

Jared Gilmore

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a Time

Jared Gilmore

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Once Upon a Time

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Mehcad Brooks

Mehcad Brooks

Saturday - Sunday
SupergirlTrue Blood

Mehcad Brooks

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
SupergirlTrue Blood

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Jeremy Jordan

Jeremy Jordan

Saturday - Sunday
Supergirl

Jeremy Jordan

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Supergirl

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George Wendt
Just Added!

George Wendt

Sunday
Cheers

George Wendt

Celebrity Guests

Sunday
Cheers

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Tony Danza
Just Added!

Tony Danza

Saturday
The Good CopTaxiWho's the Boss

Tony Danza

Celebrity Guests

Saturday
The Good CopTaxiWho's the Boss

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Edward Furlong
Just Added!

Edward Furlong

Thursday - Saturday
Terminator 2: Judgment DayAmerican History XDetroit Rock City

Edward Furlong

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Saturday
Terminator 2: Judgment DayAmerican History XDetroit Rock City

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Cary Elwes
Just Added!

Cary Elwes

Friday - Sunday
The Princess Bride

Cary Elwes

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
The Princess Bride

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Dean Cain
Just Added!

Dean Cain

Friday - Saturday
Lois & Clark • Supergirl • Smallville • Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Dean Cain

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Saturday
Lois & Clark • Supergirl • Smallville • Ripley's Believe It or Not!

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John Glover
Just Added!

John Glover

Friday - Sunday
SmallvilleBatman: The Animated SeriesGremlins 2

John Glover

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
SmallvilleBatman: The Animated SeriesGremlins 2

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Hale Appleman

Hale Appleman

Saturday - Sunday
The Magicians

Hale Appleman

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
The Magicians

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Adam Baldwin

Adam Baldwin

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenityFull Metal Jacket

Adam Baldwin

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenityFull Metal Jacket

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Jewel Staite

Jewel Staite

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenityStargate: AtlantisWarehouse 13

Jewel Staite

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenityStargate: AtlantisWarehouse 13

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Sean Maher

Sean Maher

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenity

Sean Maher

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
FireflySerenity

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Holly Marie Combs

Holly Marie Combs

Thursday - Saturday
Charmed • Picket Fences • Pretty Little Liars

Holly Marie Combs

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Saturday
Charmed • Picket Fences • Pretty Little Liars

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Brian Krause

Brian Krause

Thursday - Sunday
Charmed

Brian Krause

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Charmed

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Drew Fuller

Drew Fuller

Thursday - Sunday
Charmed

Drew Fuller

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Charmed

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Thomas Ian Nicholas

Thomas Ian Nicholas

Thursday - Sunday
Rookie of the YearAmerican Pie

Thomas Ian Nicholas

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Rookie of the YearAmerican Pie

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Chris Owen

Chris Owen

Thursday - Sunday
American Pie Franchise

Chris Owen

Thursday - Sunday
American Pie Franchise

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Kevin Conroy

Kevin Conroy

Friday - Sunday
Batman: The Animated Series • Justice League • Batman Beyond

Kevin Conroy

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Batman: The Animated Series • Justice League • Batman Beyond

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Lindsay Jones

Lindsay Jones

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs Blue

Lindsay Jones

Anime Celebrity Guests Voice Talent

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs Blue

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Kara Eberle

Kara Eberle

Friday - Sunday
RWBY

Kara Eberle

Anime Celebrity Guests Voice Talent

Friday - Sunday
RWBY

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Arryn Zech

Arryn Zech

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs. Blue

Arryn Zech

Anime Celebrity Guests Voice Talent

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs. Blue

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Barbara Dunkelman

Barbara Dunkelman

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs. Blue

Barbara Dunkelman

Anime Celebrity Guests Voice Talent

Friday - Sunday
RWBYRed vs. Blue

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Sgt. Slaughter
Just Added!

Sgt. Slaughter

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

Sgt. Slaughter

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

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Lisa Marie Varon
Just Added!

Lisa Marie Varon

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

Lisa Marie Varon

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

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Hacksaw Jim Duggan
Just Added!

Hacksaw Jim Duggan

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

Hacksaw Jim Duggan

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

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Devon Dudley
Just Added!

Devon Dudley

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

Devon Dudley

Celebrity Guests

Thursday - Sunday
Professional Wrestler

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MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!

MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!


MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!

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Carl Potts

Carl Potts


Alien LegionVenomPunisherDC Guide to Creating Comics

Carl Potts

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Kurt Lehner

Kurt Lehner


Kurt Lehner

Artists & Creators Celebrity Guests

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Mostafa Moussa

Mostafa Moussa


SupermanFantastic Four

Mostafa Moussa

Artists & Creators

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Jeremy Clark

Jeremy Clark


Jeremy Clark

Artists & Creators

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Drew Blank

Drew Blank


Drew Blank

Artists & Creators

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Jed Thomas

Jed Thomas


Crypt TvThe Amity WarsBoom Studio

Jed Thomas

Artists & Creators

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Joe Wos

Joe Wos


Joe Wos

Artists & Creators Programming Highlights

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Rusty Gilligan

Rusty Gilligan


Mac and Trouble – Marvel’s The Avengers – The Walking Dead

Rusty Gilligan

Artists & Creators

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Mike Watson

Mike Watson


Mike Watson

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OhMySophii

OhMySophii

Official Cosplay Guest

OhMySophii

Cosplay

Official Cosplay Guest

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Knightmage

Knightmage

Official Cosplay Guest

Knightmage

Cosplay

Official Cosplay Guest

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SuperKayce

SuperKayce

Official Cosplay Guest

SuperKayce

Cosplay

Official Cosplay Guest

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Marl_ena

Marl_ena

Official Cosplay Guest

Marl_ena

Cosplay

Official Cosplay Guest

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Nightingale Vixen

Nightingale Vixen

Official Cosplay Guest

Nightingale Vixen

Cosplay

Official Cosplay Guest

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Anarchy Graphics

Anarchy Graphics


Anarchy Graphics

Artists & Creators Cosplay

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Josh C. Lyman

Josh C. Lyman


Art of Josh C. Lyman

Josh C. Lyman

Artists & Creators

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Art of Megan Withey

Art of Megan Withey


Art of Megan Withey

Artists & Creators

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Neil R King Illustration

Neil R King Illustration


Neil R King Illustration

Artists & Creators

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Night Owl Designs

Night Owl Designs


Night Owl Designs

Artists & Creators

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ARTHQ71

ARTHQ71


ARTHQ71

Artists & Creators

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Jamal Jones

Jamal Jones


Jamal Jones

Artists & Creators

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GeeksterInk Legends

GeeksterInk Legends


GeeksterInk Legends

Artists & Creators

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The Art of Sir - Eddy Decker

The Art of Sir - Eddy Decker

Featured Artist

The Art of Sir - Eddy Decker

Artists & Creators

Featured Artist

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R. Dave Eldridge / grphyx1

R. Dave Eldridge / grphyx1


R. Dave Eldridge / grphyx1

Artists & Creators

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MoriaSilver.com

MoriaSilver.com


MoriaSilver.com

Artists & Creators

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TJ Sterling

TJ Sterling


TJ Sterling

Artists & Creators

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The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion

The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion


The Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion

Entertainment Kids

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Jean-Paul Deshong

Jean-Paul Deshong


Sons of Fate – Grimm Fairy Tales – Dream Thief

Jean-Paul Deshong

Artists & Creators

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Ren McKinzie

Ren McKinzie


Ren McKinzie

Artists & Creators

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AG-Geeks

AG-Geeks


AG-Geeks

Artists & Creators

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DaveTheSupreme

DaveTheSupreme


DaveTheSupreme

Artists & Creators

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Rawry & Pohly

Rawry & Pohly


Rawry & Pohly

Artists & Creators

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Inner Demon Artwork

Inner Demon Artwork


Inner Demon Artwork

Artists & Creators

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Anwar Hanano

Anwar Hanano


Anwar Hanano

Artists & Creators

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Riley S. Brown

Riley S. Brown


Riley S. Brown

Artists & Creators

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Fangirl Frames

Fangirl Frames


Fangirl Frames

Artists & Creators

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Jaime Coker

Jaime Coker

Featured Artist

Jaime Coker

Artists & Creators

Featured Artist

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Levi Craig Arts

Levi Craig Arts


Levi Craig Arts

Artists & Creators

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Tom Amici

Tom Amici


Tom Amici

Artists & Creators

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Kitsch and Crossbones

Kitsch and Crossbones


Kitsch and Crossbones

Artists & Creators

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Mirkywood Emporium

Mirkywood Emporium


Mirkywood Emporium

Artists & Creators

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Greg Anderson-Elysée

Greg Anderson-Elysée


Greg Anderson-Elysée

Artists & Creators

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Sean Tate

Sean Tate


Sean Tate

Artists & Creators

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HOMETOWN GO

HOMETOWN GO


HOMETOWN GO

Artists & Creators

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Musetap Studios

Musetap Studios

Featured Artist

Musetap Studios

Artists & Creators

Featured Artist

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James Morris

James Morris


James Morris

Artists & Creators Entertainment

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5 Seasons Crafts - ​Sharon Gates

5 Seasons Crafts - ​Sharon Gates


5 Seasons Crafts - ​Sharon Gates

Artists & Creators

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Twisted Wire Art

Twisted Wire Art


Twisted Wire Art

Artists & Creators

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Brandon Bitros - Blackstone Comics

Brandon Bitros - Blackstone Comics


Brandon Bitros - Blackstone Comics

Artists & Creators

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Alton Simpson

Alton Simpson


Alton Simpson

Artists & Creators

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Short Fuse Media - Daniel Kalban

Short Fuse Media - Daniel Kalban


Short Fuse Media - Daniel Kalban

Artists & Creators

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Short Fuse Media - Kathryn Calamia

Short Fuse Media - Kathryn Calamia


Short Fuse Media - Kathryn Calamia

Artists & Creators

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Silly Rabbit Crafts

Silly Rabbit Crafts


Silly Rabbit Crafts

Artists & Creators

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MWM Art Studios

MWM Art Studios


MWM Art Studios

Artists & Creators

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Maxina Storibrook

Maxina Storibrook


Maxina Storibrook

Artists & Creators

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Punch It! Graphics - Michael Flynn

Punch It! Graphics - Michael Flynn

Featured Artist

Punch It! Graphics - Michael Flynn

Artists & Creators

Featured Artist

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​Matthew Wolf

​Matthew Wolf


​Matthew Wolf

Artists & Creators

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Terridragon

Terridragon


Terridragon

Artists & Creators

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Y Comics

Y Comics

Featured Artist
Independent Comic Publisher

Y Comics

Featured Artist

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Mo Carry

Mo Carry


Mo Carry

Artists & Creators

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Nathaniel Gold

Nathaniel Gold


Nathaniel Gold

Artists & Creators

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CutieHats

CutieHats

Featured Exhibitor

CutieHats

Retailers

Featured Exhibitor

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Gadgets aNd Collectibles

Gadgets aNd Collectibles

Featured Exhibitor
Toys & Collectibles

Gadgets aNd Collectibles

Retailers

Featured Exhibitor

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Gem City Books

Gem City Books

Featured Exhibitor
Comics & Graphic NovelsDecals

Gem City Books

Retailers

Featured Exhibitor

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Weapon Direct

Weapon Direct

Featured Exhibitor

Weapon Direct

Retailers

Featured Exhibitor

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Al Wiesner

Al Wiesner


Al Wiesner

Artists & Creators

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Michael Calero

Michael Calero


Michael Calero

Artists & Creators

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Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski

Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski


Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski

Artists & Creators

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Cody James

Cody James


Cody James

Artists & Creators

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Source Point Press

Source Point Press


Comic & Graphic Novel Publisher

Source Point Press

Artists & Creators

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François le Foutre

François le Foutre


François le Foutre

Artists & Creators

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Jackie Stier Copper Creations

Jackie Stier Copper Creations


Jackie Stier Copper Creations

Artists & Creators

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Joshua Stulman

Joshua Stulman


Joshua Stulman

Artists & Creators

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@Calligrammer

@Calligrammer


@Calligrammer

Artists & Creators

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3D Printing by Muckychris

3D Printing by Muckychris


3D Printing by Muckychris

Retailers

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Lexie Carver

Lexie Carver


Lexie Carver

Artists & Creators

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SkyFire Fox Arts

SkyFire Fox Arts


SkyFire Fox Arts

Artists & Creators

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Brett Breeding

Brett Breeding


Brett Breeding

Artists & Creators

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DreamCaravan Designs

DreamCaravan Designs


DreamCaravan Designs

Artists & Creators

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Art-O-Torium

Art-O-Torium


Art-O-Torium

Artists & Creators

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Benitez Productions

Benitez Productions


Benitez Productions

Artists & Creators

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Mandah "ForesakenFaerie"

Mandah "ForesakenFaerie"


Mandah "ForesakenFaerie"

Artists & Creators

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Bill Bryan Artist

Bill Bryan Artist

Thursday - Sunday

Bill Bryan Artist

Artists & Creators

Thursday - Sunday

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Will O'Shire

Will O'Shire


Will O'Shire

Artists & Creators

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J. B. Manas

J. B. Manas


J. B. Manas

Artists & Creators

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Brendon and Brian Fraim

Brendon and Brian Fraim

Thursday - Sunday

Brendon and Brian Fraim

Artists & Creators

Thursday - Sunday

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Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski

Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski


Butter Side Down - Scott Stepanski

Artists & Creators

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Capie Creative

Capie Creative


Capie Creative

Artists & Creators

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Cdubb Art

Cdubb Art


Cdubb Art

Artists & Creators

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Joshua Goldstein

Joshua Goldstein


Joshua Goldstein

Artists & Creators

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Denique Vintage Designs

Denique Vintage Designs


Denique Vintage Designs

Artists & Creators

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Insomnia Scrawl

Insomnia Scrawl


Insomnia Scrawl

Artists & Creators

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Chin Fong

Chin Fong


Chin Fong

Artists & Creators

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Inspired Ink Studio

Inspired Ink Studio


Inspired Ink Studio

Artists & Creators

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Chroma Coma - Andrew Sheppard

Chroma Coma - Andrew Sheppard


Chroma Coma - Andrew Sheppard

Artists & Creators

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Dave Perillo

Dave Perillo


Dave Perillo

Artists & Creators

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Death Of Color

Death Of Color


Death Of Color

Artists & Creators

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CRIMSON ANGEL Blood Karma Oni Saga

CRIMSON ANGEL Blood Karma Oni Saga


CRIMSON ANGEL Blood Karma Oni Saga

Artists & Creators

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Elaina Unger

Elaina Unger


Elaina Unger

Artists & Creators

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Geek Boy Press

Geek Boy Press


Geek Boy Press

Artists & Creators

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Ian Glaubinger

Ian Glaubinger


Ian Glaubinger

Artists & Creators

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JaCo Tartaruga

JaCo Tartaruga

Thursday - Sunday

JaCo Tartaruga

Artists & Creators

Thursday - Sunday

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Jamie Tyndall

Jamie Tyndall


Jamie Tyndall

Retailers

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Jason Oakes

Jason Oakes


Jason Oakes

Artists & Creators

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Jen Taylor

Jen Taylor


Jen Taylor

Artists & Creators

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Joseph Zhou

Joseph Zhou


Joseph Zhou

Artists & Creators

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Kensuke Okabayashi

Kensuke Okabayashi


Kensuke Okabayashi

Artists & Creators

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Kevin M. Glover

Kevin M. Glover


Independent Comic PublisherCult Film Producer

Kevin M. Glover

Artists & Creators

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Mark Pingitore

Mark Pingitore


Mark Pingitore

Artists & Creators

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Moonphire Design

Moonphire Design


Moonphire Design

Artists & Creators

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Neal Bailey

Neal Bailey


Neal Bailey

Artists & Creators

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Nick Fasnacht Illustration & Design

Nick Fasnacht Illustration & Design


Nick Fasnacht Illustration & Design

Artists & Creators

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Number 12 Creations

Number 12 Creations


Number 12 Creations

Artists & Creators

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PrimaDiana

PrimaDiana


PrimaDiana

Artists & Creators

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Roadside Linen Arts

Roadside Linen Arts


Roadside Linen Arts

Artists & Creators

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Rooms by Roman

Rooms by Roman


Rooms by Roman

Artists & Creators

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SA McClure

SA McClure


SA McClure

Artists & Creators

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Scott Derby

Scott Derby


Scott Derby

Artists & Creators

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Scott Straka

Scott Straka


Scott Straka

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Super Group Hugs

Super Group Hugs


Super Group Hugs

Artists & Creators

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Tellest

Tellest


Tellest

Artists & Creators

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Vulgardragon's Den

Vulgardragon's Den


Vulgardragon's Den

Artists & Creators

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​We Are All Corrupted

​We Are All Corrupted


​We Are All Corrupted

Artists & Creators

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Woodside Illustrations

Woodside Illustrations


Woodside Illustrations

Artists & Creators

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1966 Batmobile

1966 Batmobile


1966 Batmobile

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Ramrod, Supertroopers Police Cruiser, unit 23

Ramrod, Supertroopers Police Cruiser, unit 23


Ramrod, Supertroopers Police Cruiser, unit 23

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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Jurassic Park JP#29

Jurassic Park JP#29


Jurassic Park JP#29

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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'Jurassic Park' Jeep 29

'Jurassic Park' Jeep 29


'Jurassic Park' Jeep 29

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Ruby Supernatural Impala

Ruby Supernatural Impala


Ruby Supernatural Impala

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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Amourable Art

Amourable Art


Amourable Art

Retailers

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Chicago Costume

Chicago Costume


Chicago Costume

Retailers

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Chocolate Moonshine Co.

Chocolate Moonshine Co.


Chocolate Moonshine Co.

Retailers

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HB Comics

HB Comics


HB Comics

Retailers

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Hero Within

Hero Within


Hero Within

Retailers

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Hollywood Joe's Memorabilia

Hollywood Joe's Memorabilia


Autographed Memorabilia

Hollywood Joe's Memorabilia

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Literary Alterations

Literary Alterations


Literary Alterations

Retailers

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Midwest eSports

Midwest eSports


Gaming Tournaments

Midwest eSports

Gaming

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Player One Games

Player One Games


Toys & Collectibles

Player One Games

Retailers

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Range Family Comics and Collectibles

Range Family Comics and Collectibles


Range Family Comics and Collectibles

Retailers

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TeeTurtle

TeeTurtle


TeeTurtle

Retailers

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Toynk

Toynk


Toynk

Retailers

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Ultra Sabers

Ultra Sabers


Ultra Sabers

Retailers

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Weirdkidatskool Toys and Collectibles

Weirdkidatskool Toys and Collectibles


Weirdkidatskool Toys and Collectibles

Retailers

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Wild Bill's Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co.

Wild Bill's Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co.


Wild Bill's Olde Fashioned Soda Pop Co.

Retailers

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Tiki Tiki Board Games

Tiki Tiki Board Games


Table Top Gaming Host

Tiki Tiki Board Games

Gaming

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Drink and Draw: Philadelphia Edition

Drink and Draw: Philadelphia Edition

Friday

Drink and Draw: Philadelphia Edition

After Hours

Friday

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Harry the First, The Knave Who Hath Lived

Harry the First, The Knave Who Hath Lived

Saturday

Harry the First, The Knave Who Hath Lived

After Hours Entertainment Programming Highlights

Saturday

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The Pennsylvania Browncoats

The Pennsylvania Browncoats


The Pennsylvania Browncoats

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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DeLorean Time Machine

DeLorean Time Machine


DeLorean Time Machine

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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Geek Speed Dating

Geek Speed Dating


Geek Speed Dating

Programming Highlights

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Victor Dandridge

Victor Dandridge

Programming Guest

Victor Dandridge

Artists & Creators Programming Highlights

Programming Guest

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Mike Gregorek

Mike Gregorek

Programming Guest

Mike Gregorek

Programming Highlights

Programming Guest

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Tony Kim

Tony Kim

Programming Guest

Tony Kim

Entertainment

Programming Guest

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Tyler Wood - The Nerd Guide

Tyler Wood - The Nerd Guide

Programming Guest

Tyler Wood - The Nerd Guide

Programming Highlights

Programming Guest

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+2 Comedy

+2 Comedy

Programming Guest

+2 Comedy

Programming Highlights

Programming Guest

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Rogue Alliance

Rogue Alliance


Rogue Alliance

Entertainment

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The Philadelphia Avengers

The Philadelphia Avengers


The Philadelphia Avengers

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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Broken Transmitter

Broken Transmitter

Friday & Saturday
Entertainment Stage

Broken Transmitter

Entertainment

Friday & Saturday

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Friend Zone

Friend Zone

Entertainment Stage

Friend Zone

Entertainment

Entertainment Stage

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Greedo's Ghost

Greedo's Ghost

Entertainment Stage

Greedo's Ghost

Entertainment

Entertainment Stage

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Goblin Cabaret

Goblin Cabaret

Entertainment Stage

Goblin Cabaret

Entertainment

Entertainment Stage

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Geek Speed Dating

Geek Speed Dating


Geek Speed Dating

Programming Highlights

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The Pirate Empire

The Pirate Empire

Kids Zone Entertainment

The Pirate Empire

Entertainment Kids

Kids Zone Entertainment

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PDX Balloons

PDX Balloons

Kids Zone Entertainment

PDX Balloons

Entertainment Kids

Kids Zone Entertainment

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Create Ur own Anime Cards Workshop

Create Ur own Anime Cards Workshop

Friday

Create Ur own Anime Cards Workshop

Anime Workshops

Friday

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Wiz‐Art: Basics of Drawing with Josh Lyman

Wiz‐Art: Basics of Drawing with Josh Lyman

Friday

Wiz‐Art: Basics of Drawing with Josh Lyman

Artists & Creators Workshops

Friday

Workshop Ticket More Info
Creator U Workshop with OhMySophii

Creator U Workshop with OhMySophii

Friday

Creator U Workshop with OhMySophii

Workshops

Friday

Workshop Ticket More Info
Introduction to Worbla Workshop with Nightingale Vixen

Introduction to Worbla Workshop with Nightingale Vixen

Saturday

Introduction to Worbla Workshop with Nightingale Vixen

Workshops

Saturday

Workshop Ticket More Info
Cosplay Foam Fabrication with SuperKayce

Cosplay Foam Fabrication with SuperKayce

Saturday

Cosplay Foam Fabrication with SuperKayce

Workshops

Saturday

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Basics of Drawing 102: Anatomy with Josh Lyman

Basics of Drawing 102: Anatomy with Josh Lyman

Saturday

Basics of Drawing 102: Anatomy with Josh Lyman

Artists & Creators Workshops

Saturday

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TALENT SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Cancellations: Stella Maeve, Morena Baccarin, Ben McKenzie
  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: Room 121AB

    creative confidence

    The road of creativity isn’t always paved so easily and there is a lot of road work construction. Does one decide to sit in traffic or find a detour around it? Take your talents into your own hands and create your own content! Come chat about boosting your creativity. What it means to be creative and sharing your stories!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    line. shape. object.

    Victor Dandridge — “The Hardest Working Man in Comics” brings first-hand instruction, turning the art of illustration into a series of developable skills. Thru this 3-step process, you can learn to draw ANYTHING!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20195:00 PM - 6:00 PM location: MIdwest E Sports

    mario kart 8 tournament

    Signups in Midwest E Sports Gaming Area!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20195:00 PM - 6:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session (lgbt+)

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20195:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: (Room 120)

    samus vs. ridley: a metoid historia

    We will explore the history and development of videogaming's OG woman protagonist, the oldest with regular starring roles since her inception! What has remained consistent about her character over the years? What has changed? What has been revealed about her secret origins, enemies, and allies in the comics and manga? What's the deal with that dragon? Where might Nintendo take her next?

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20196:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    what makes a comic film a success?

    We look at the biggest success's and failures to figure what makes them tick. With full on crowd participation we put together a new successful comic franchise.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20196:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: (Room 119)

    building a geek brand

    Do you dream of converting your nerd passion into a full-time career but feel overwhelmed with the next steps? Whether writing your first book, becoming a YouTube personality or creating an innovative product, the road to success can be filled with many obstacles and pitfalls. This panel of geek pros will help you get started, discover some shortcuts, and inspire you to make an impact in pop culture. Hosted by Hero Within.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20196:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    cosplay make up 101 with knightmage

    Join the fun!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20196:30 PM - 7:15 PM location: (Room 120)

    cinema’s best of the worst

    "Oh hai Wizard World." Join pop culture historian, Joe Wos, for a discussion on what makes for a truly "great" bad movies. Joe will share a few of his picks for movies you will love to hate and welcomes audience discussion for picks on the best of the worst! From the "Citizen Kane" of bad cinema- Plan 9 from Outer Space to more obscure awful fare, we will watch previews and clips that will leave you writhing in the aisles.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: (Room 122B)

    vips of self publishing

    Self-publishing creator, Victor Dandridge, heads a forum-style discussion on the practices of self-publishing comic books. Guided with his own years of experience as both a comic book fan and creator, Victor aims to lead this discussion, interacting with the attending audience, to share ideas for comic book production, marketing and distribution

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    running your first tabletop role-playing game

    You've got some books, you've got some dice, you've got an idea for a great RPG. But what next? How do you organize your adventure? What kind of NPCs will you need? What do you do when the players do something unexpected? In short - what do you need to know for your first time running a role-playing game? Captain Mike goes through the experience from brainstorming the idea to closing the final curtain.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: (Room 119)

    everything is awesome presents: movie fixers

    Join Kevin Gallagher (host of EVERYTHING IS AWESOME) and Mike DeAngelo (creator of TELLEST and QUANTUM QUEST) and their panel of pop culture enthusiasts (comic book writers/artists, podcasters, comedians, wrestlers, and more) as they each pick a movie they would fix: cast, plot, story, etc. Each panelist gets 10 minutes to talk and discuss with the rest of the panel.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    basics of drawing preview with josh lyman

    Join Josh for a demonstration of all the techniques and skills you will learn during his Basics of Drawing workshops.

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:00 PM - 8:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20197:30 PM - 8:15 PM location: (Room 120)

    reboot, remake, redux – why hollywood, why?

    Our childhoods are being pillaged and plundered by Hollywood as networks and studios are rebooting, remaking, and re-imagining almost anything they can get the rights to. Why is this happening? Are there no new ideas? Which remakes were good? Which reboots missed the mark? What’s the next Hollywood redux?

  • Thursday, Jun. 13, 20198:00 PM - 9:00 PM location: (Room 119)

    geek trivia night

    With great intelligence comes great responsibility. Join New York trivia host, Mike Gregorek, as he takes you down the rabbit hole of nerdy knowledge. Comics, collectibles and show passes will be awarded. Both single players and teams welcome. In the end, one team will rule them all.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    friend me: how to break into comics through social media

    Having trouble breaking into the comics and pop culture industry? Are publishers and editors ignoring your pitches? Did your last Kickstarter campaign fail to reach the threshold? Learn how to flip the switch and bring your audience to you by becoming an Influencer. Featuring accomplished writer, artist and podcaster Michael Dolce (Zenescope, Image Comics and host of Secrets of the Sire) and public relations expert Tom Martin with over 25 years in the field working with “Good Morning America,” NBC News and more, this panel will teach you how to build your platform, find your audience and lay the groundwork for your amazing creations.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Room 119)

    trailer park

    Wizard World will be screening some of the newest and most anticipated trailers from upcoming movies/tv series and discussing them with you the fans! Join Mike Gregorek to discuss your initial thoughts and fears for each trailer, and maybe learn a thing or two about the latest and greatest news regarding newly announced film and tv projects.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    how to toon

    Join internationally syndicated cartoonist, Joe Wos, the visiting resident cartoonist of the Charles M. Schulz Museum for a hands on cartooning workshop for all ages.

    The workshop breaks down the art of cartooning into easy to follow instructions for all ages. It is a face paced class that covers the art of visual storytelling from basic line work to developing characters.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 2:00 PM location: (Room 123)

    core yoga flow

    Yoga is an ancient science, reaching back thousands and thousands of years. Beyond stretching our limbs and relaxing our mind, it has the potency to stimulate a meditative state and connect us to a higher consciousness. All levels welcomed.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: Room 116

    create your own anime trading cards! (additional ticket required)

    Do you love ANIME, well so do I. I am going to show you how to craft your own set of awesome cards. You can create some of your favorite anime, comic or video game characters or maybe your own original characters. Not only are they collectable but they double as a battle card game as well. You get a set of 10 cards for free and can craft as up to 5 cards yourself. Parents will love that this game pushes the kids to use math to win!

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session (lgbt+)

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20191:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    making multicultural comics

    Come learn about multicultural comics with Bajan artist Shawn Alleyne, Dirty Diamondscreators Kelly Phillips and Claire Folkman, and fantasy comics creator Aremo Massa. Moderated by Dr. Shamika Mitchell from State University of New York, Rockland Community College.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    the state of superhero movies

    Marvel Studios has seen 22 straight #1 debuts at the box office, but when will that streak end? Professional geek Victor Dandridge looks at the still-growing popularity of super-powered movies, looks at DC's unique approach to their future, questions Sony's live-action Spider-Verse without Spider-Man, and the comic companies still yet to get into the game!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    cosplay foam fabrication demo with superkayce

    Join the fun!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    judgement day q&a with edward furlong

    Join the Conversation!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    inside sequential visual storytelling seminar with carl potts

    Carl Potts, former Marvel Comics Executive Editor and author of The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics: Inside the Art of Visual Storytelling, discusses how to combine instinct with knowledge to arrive at the best visual narrative solutions for your comics project.

    This seminar includes the lessons Potts used while mentoring top comics creators Jim Lee, Whilce Portacio, June Brigman, Larry Stroman, Scott Williams, Jon Bogdanove, Art Adams, Terry Shoemaker, Mike Mignola and many others.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    if you have wings: disability representation in manga and anime

    The CDC estimates that 20% of Americans live with a disability. Anime, manga, and any media worth our attention and money should have accurate representation of disabled people. Join disability advocate (and major nerd) Nico Meyering to learn about different series that portray characters living and dealing with disabilities."

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20192:30 PM - 3:30 PM location: (Room 119)

    friendly feud

    Two random teams of contestants combine forces to answer nerdy trivia questions for points and prizes! Hosted by comedian Tyler Wood of The Nerd Guide. (Teams are chosen at the beginning of the panel.)

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    disney twisted princess coronation

    The Disney Universe's continued expansion has brought Marvel, LucasFilms and even the Muppets into the house of mouse. With Fox now entering the fold there are new opportunities to bestow one of Disney's highest honors upon classic characters by coronating them as Disney Princesses! Pop culture historian Joe Wos takes a tongue in cheek look at characters now eligible for this prestigious honor. From the Xenomorph Alien Queen to Princess Leia we will explore the traditional role of the Disney Princess and how it could be transformed by the annexation of new realms into the Disney Kingdom.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    armor 101

    So you’re ready to build some armor but aren’t sure how to begin? Come hang out with us and let’s talk about the basics of building armor and prop pieces of all varieties! We’ll be discussing different materials, tools, techniques and more!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    a charmed reunion

    Join Holly, Brian and Drew for a very Charmed reunion!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:00 PM - 4:00 PM location: Midwest E Sports

    mario kart 8 tournament

    Sign ups in Midwest E Sports gaming area

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:00 PM - 4:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    story arcs in tabletop rpgs

    We are often inspired by the dazzling and intense scenes in books and movies to reach for similar effects in our role-playing games. Why do they so often turn out differently? How can we build the same highs and lows into our games? Captain Mike examines classical story arcs of literature and film and discusses techniques for bringing those arcs to the tabletop.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20193:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    space westerns: the appeal of the galactic cowboy

    Star Trek, Star Wars, Firefly, Buck Rogers, Flash Gordon, Alien, Outland, Cowboy Beebop StarCraft, and many more – Why are Western motifs so prevalent in space-based science fiction? Why do we love our space cowboy heroes and anti-heroes?

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    women in indy film discussion

    We've all heard of Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel, Patty Jenkins and Anna Boden. But what about women in indie film, in no budget filmmaking, on screen and off? Join us for a panel of badass Philly women in film where we'll show a locally made short film and discuss the process of no-budget filmmaking girl power style.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    how to ink with mostafa moussa

    Join the fun!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    as ypu wish! a conversation with carey elwes

    Join the Fun!!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:00 PM - 5:00 PM location: (Room 116)

    basics of drawing 101 workshop (additional ticket required)

    Whether you have never drawn before, only drawn digitally, or are just looking to brush up on some techniques, this workshop has got you covered! You’ll learn about drawing exercises, use of a fine tip brush pen as well as choosing the right tools, as well as taking a piece of art from sketch to inks! Come and Explore the World of Wiz?Art and take home your finished art piece and tools!

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    comic book gurus podcast live

    THE Comic Book Gurus, the top rated podcast from 93.3 WMMR, will be doing their show LIVE from Wizard World Philly! We'll be discussing Phase 4 of the Marvel Universe and what the DC Universe has to do to catch up! Plus, we'll have an interactive "EndGame" discussion, we'll get fan's thoughts on the new Disney streaming channel, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, and what we can expect from Spider-Man: Far from Home! All that, and special guest STEVE MORRISON from The Preston & Steve

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20194:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    dc movies a success

    WHY is DC succeeding now in Films. With the success of Aquaman, Shazam, a rebooted and retooled Suicide Squad. Why are these films being hailed in grace. Do any of the old films still work for this new direction.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    cosplay 101

    Want to begin cosplaying but don’t know how to get started? Join Wizard World Cosplay Guests in a discussion that will provide you with a guideline on crafting supplies, wigs, contacts, makeup, etc! Bring your questions for this Q&A and get some answers!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    man of steel: dean cain

    Join the Conversation!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20195:00 PM - 6:00 PM location: (Room 119)

    roll play: an improvised adventure dungeons & dragons & improv!

    Like "Whose Line?" meets "The Lord of the Rings", Roll Play cleverly combines dice and fantasy storytelling with interactive improv comedy. Free from the confines of a table, come join our fully costumed party as they take on an epic journey of your creation! With YOUR suggestions shaping the world, the characters, and their quest, every show is a brand new adventure!"

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20195:00 PM - 6:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20195:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: Room 121AB

    pop culture as a social emotional learning tool

    Do you love pop culture and helping young people in their personal growth? Want to know how you can bring your love of pop culture and comics into your classes and curriculum? If you work with young people as an educator, camp counselor or other youth worker and want to gain more knowledge on how to help your young people through the skill of purposeful use of activity, come to this workshop where sample lessons will be modeled and tools for planning effective youth gatherings will be explored...all with a fandom twist!

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20196:00 PM - 7:00 PM location: (Room 120)

    90’s animation trivia

    The Rugrats, Nicktoons, The Lion King, and so many other classic cartoons are the subject of this trivia extravaganza! Think you know it all, you know it all? Come see if you do! Hosted by comedian Tyler Wood of The Nerd Guide.

  • Friday, Jun. 14, 20196:00 PM - 7:30 PM location: (Room 116)

    creator university workshop with ohmysophii (additional ticket required)

    Creator U is a 360 Degree workshop that super charges Creators of all industries!

    During this workshop we cover:

    1. Social Media Marketing Basics - algorithms, platforms, posting, audience.

    2. Branding - logos, graphics, design, essential apps

    3. Creating Content - Engaging content, creating, backlogging

    4. Media Kit - By industry, building a kit, getting your kit seen.

    5. Networking/Community Building - How to and why it's important!

    *After each workshop you'll be provided a Dropbox Folder (or flash drive) JAMMED PACKED with essential how to's, notes, tips & tricks, links to essential apps and programs & much more!

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201911:00 AM - 11:45 AM location: (Creative Stage)

    once upon a toon

    Cartoonist and storyteller Joe Wos present his program featuring storytelling and live cartoon illustration. This all ages show features original stories and folktales with a twist. Joe draws the stories as he tells them! It's like watching a picture book be created before your very eyes.

    Join Joe on a pun-filled adventure for all ages!

    Joe Wos has toured nationwide performing and is the resident cartoonist of the Charles M. Schulz Museum.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201911:00 AM - 12:00 PM location: (Room 123)

    core yoga flow

    Yoga is an ancient science, reaching back thousands and thousands of years. Beyond stretching our limbs and relaxing our mind, it has the potency to stimulate a meditative state and connect us to a higher consciousness. All levels welcomed.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201911:00 AM - 12:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session (lgbt+)

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201911:00 AM - 1:00 PM location: (Room 117)

    introduction to worbla with nightingale vixen

    Would you like to create armor, props, accessories, and so much more? Not sure where to start? Worbla is a thermoplastic popular among cosplayers for a wide array of crafting purposes. Attendees will be provided with the proper tools and materials to create a piece of Worbla armor. We will help walk you through the steps of molding and shaping your armor that you get to keep.

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201911:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    unboxing story live show! ft. dank phoenix & x-men rad

    Relive the Dark Phoenix Saga with authors Jon and Melissa Matos, as they record the first episode of Unboxing Story Live! Join your favorite fanboy & girl as they celebrate the most powerful X-Woman, and compare her recent resurrection in comics and film to the comic book event that started it all.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    i am superwoman: a celebration of animated women of color

    “Do you love seeing women of color in animation? Think you know your illustrated supergals? Then this gameshow style panel is the one for you! Heroes and villains alike, test your knowledge of categories including DC, Marvel, Anime, and more! Teams will be determined at the start of the panel and prizes awarded to the one with the most points!”

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    breaking into comics with mostafa moussa

    Join the fun!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201912:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    evil animated

    "Mirror, mirror on the wall who's the baddest of them all?" Find out as cartoon historian Joe Wos list the top ten meanest of the mean animated movie villains to ever terrorize the silver screen. From devilish Disney denizens to more surprising forgotten fiends, we will discuss the finer points of what makes a truly great cartoon villain.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 201912:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    cosplay for a cause

    Learn about fundraising, hospital visits, and other various ways you can turn the hobby you love into a charitable act of love with Knightmage and SuperKayce

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    firefly – cult classic or cultural icon?

    Fifteen plus years later, is Joss Whedon’s Firefly (2002-2003) still relevant today? Fox aired episodes out of order and canceled it before the end of the first season. Is this a cult classic beloved by a dedicated few, or has it stood the test of time and become a quintessential cultural icon like Star Trek and Star Wars? Join us as we explore the past, present, and future of Firefly.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Terrace Ballroom)

    once upon a time cast q&a

    Join the Fun for a Rare Q&A

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 2:00 PM location: (Room 119)

    riffing on wrestling

    The best (and worst) of pro wrestling all on one screen! Comedian Tyler Wood, of The Nerd Guide, brings all of these high and low points of wrestling to you, as well as some little known facts (and fun) along the way!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 2:00 PM location: (Room 116)

    basics of drawing 102: anatomy workshop (additional ticket required)

    What makes a character's form? In this class, we focus on the breakdown of anatomy in cartoon and comic styles with a focus on the building blocks to create hands, arms, legs, and the dreaded feet. Using this framework, you'll learn how to use these tools to create less rigid drawings.

    We do recommend taking our Basics of Drawing class first, but it is not a requirement.

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 2:00 PM location: Midwest E

    dragon ball fighter z tournament

    Sign Ups In MIdwest E Sports Gaming area!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    dark knights of the roundtable: marvel’s endgame – the end of an era

    Returning to Wizard World for a second straight year, Kevin Gallagher (host of EVERYTHING IS AWESOME) sits with a panel of pop culture enthusiasts (comic book writers/artists, podcasters, comedians, wrestlers, and more) to discuss the end of the MCU as we know it. AVENGERS: ENDGAME closed some doors, but what new ones await in Phase Four? The panel will discuss, and perhaps spoil (you’ve been warned!), the films that make up the MCU, what they loved, what they could have done without, and what they’re hoping for. Includes a Q&A with the audience.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20191:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    representation

    Are comics really helping or just their version of affirmative action. Should we be happy they are doing it or should we demand better, are we getting better. Lets look at Legacy characters versus Brand new characters? Why still here and who isn't?

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    writing compelling science fiction

    Bestselling sci-fi authors Edward Miller and J.B. Manas share tricks of the trade and lead a Q&A discussion around crafting a compelling sci-fi story, including turning an idea into a story; using proven story models; developing memorable and believable characters; building conflict on every page; creating immersive worlds; and more. This session is perfect for current and budding sci-fi authors, screenwriters, comic writers, and anyone interested in the sci-fi storytelling craft, or any genre for that matter.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    cosplay make up how to with marl_ena

    Join Marl_ena, cosplayer and certified makeup artist to learn the basics including what to buy, and how to apply!!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    storytime with the magicians, hale appleman

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  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 3:00 PM location: Midwest E Sports

    smash ultimate tournament

    Sign ups in Midwest E Sports gaming area!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 3:00 PM location: (Terrace Ballroom)

    batman vs the riddler: a conversation with kevin conroy and john glover

    Riddle - Can Kevin Conroy contain John Glover?

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:00 PM - 3:30 PM location: (Room 117)

    cosplay foam fabrication with superkayce

    Have you ever wanted to learn the fine art of foam crafting? Join SuperKayce for some hands on instruction as she walks you through your first foam build. She will teach you everything from how to use a heat gun all the way through getting your new item ready for sealing and paint all while answering your questions and giving special tricks along the way. Plus you leave with your completed piece!

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    comics in the classroom 101

    A presentation by a Philly educator of over 18 years on how to get comics approved for the classroom, the history of sequential art, ways to use comics in libraries and classrooms - including specific lesson plans and free comics resources. I have been published by PBS, Diamond Comics Bookshelf Magazine, School Library Journal, and many other outlets on this topic. I also write comics curriculum and teacher guides for companies such as MacMillan. You can see many of my resources on historycomics.net and @historycomics

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: (Room 119)

    making a feature film with two people

    We made our feature film Darkly Damaged over the course of a year and for $7,500. Producer Daniel Duarte and Director Jacob Carr were the only crew apart from a Makeup Artist, who was only brought in for 3 days. Post-Production was overseen by the producer and director, with dialogue touch-ups and original score provided by the Composer. The production process was designed to accommodate the casts full-time schedules and within the boundaries of the budget and other limitations. We will break down some key scenes from our film to show you how we accomplished them with only the two of us. You have the desire to create or the an idea to capture. Let’s inspire each other to create the films we wish to make.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20192:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    between the ropes with hacksaw jim duggan

    HOOoOOOOOOOOOOoooo

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    marvel fan challenge

    Nothing has done more to bring our fandom to mainstream than the Marvel Cinematic Universe. However, not all MCU films are created equal. From the first Iron Man to Captain Marvel, join professional nerds as they debate the last decade of Marvel films until there is an ultimate winner. Audience members will also be invited to join in on the panel discussion! This is a must for any superhero fans! Moderated by Tony Kim from Hero Within.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    disney trivia against thomas ian nicholas

    Calling all Disney fans! Join us as audience members battle it out against Walt Disney himself, from ‘Walt Before Mickey’ Thomas Ian Nicholas, in this epic trivia event! Questions could cover anything….Disney Movies, Parks, and even Walt Disney himself! There will be tons of fun and even more laughs! So come test your skills and win some prizes along the way! Hosted by Lani Sarem

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: (Terrace Ballroom)

    out for a bite: a conversation with ian somerhalder

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  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:00 PM - 4:00 PM location: Midwest E Sports

    tekken 7 tournament

    Sign Ups in the Midwest E Sports Gaming Area!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:00 PM - 4:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    putting the character back in non-player character

    Are your NPCs nothing more than quest-dispensers? Does the death of an NPC elicit no more emotional response than crossing a name off a list? Join Captain Mike as he breaks down the elements of NPCs, from plot-based purpose to player interaction, all while delivering tips on how to make your Non-Player Characters more like characters and less like a list of stats.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    how to play games and help sick kids! ( aka how to get into charity gaming)

    In this panel, we are going to talk about how to get involved with raising money for sick kids at your local Children's Miracle Network hospital, how to motivate your friends, family, and community to participate by playing and donating, and how to prep for your game day. Hosted by: Tiny415, SomeCallMeJohnny, and Joe from Team Annabelle/Top Deck Games.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20193:30 PM - 4:30 PM location: (Room 119)

    +2 comedy stand-up comedy

    Exactly what it says on the tin. Geek stand-up, with a Q&A afterwards to answer your most burning questions and settle your least amicable debates. Which Pokemon would make the best pet? In a fight between every Disney Princess, who would win? Green Lanterns: Who Wore it Best? The sky’s the limit- the Cobra Kai of geek comedy will tackle any query your heart desires.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    batman the animated series: best cartoon of all time?

    Join comedian Tyler Wood, of The Nerd Guide, as he lays out his case for why Batman The Animated Series is the best cartoon in the history of the world.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    basic step by step creature design with jed thomas

    Join the fun!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    rwby cast q&a

    Join Lindsay, Kara, Arryn and Barbara for a Rare Team RWBY Q&A!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: (Terrace Ballroom)

    you can't take the sky from me: a firefly q&a

    Join Jewel, Adam and Sean for a look back

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    i came, i saw, i wrote: today's autistic authors

    Autistic advocate Alec Frazier shall give a talk about disability, autism, creativity, and writing in today’s world. He will cover several key topics about autism, pop culture, and inclusion. He will also answer questions and do a reading from his book, Veni! Vidi! Autism!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20194:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    creating cosplay content: patreon, social media, etc!

    Creating content can be fun and frustrating - we discuss how to create engaging content that your audience will enjoy, personalizing your content so that it doesn’t feel ‘generic’, self shooting, avoiding content ‘burn out’, the importance of backlogging and much more!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    direct a comic page

    Ever wanted to be a writer/director of your very own action filled comic page. Join Mike Watson, Publisher of Short Fuse Media, and freelance artist of Upper Deck/Marvel Comics as he draws the page you direct. You get to control the camera, the poses and the budget. Get an inside look at how comics are put together as this LIVE event happens with you in the captain’s chair.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: (Room 119)

    behind the scenes of graphic design in film making with apace gonzalez

    (See you Yesterday, Love, Antosha, Emergence)

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:00 PM - 6:00 PM location: (Room 120)

    nerdprov

    Laugh your Asgard off with improvisers from Philly's own ComedySportz Philadelphia, as they make up scenes on the spot, Whose Line Is It Anyway style, all while using your nerdiest suggestions and featuring cosplay volunteers from the audience.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:00 PM - 6:00 PM location: Midwest E Sports

    street fighter v tournament

    Sign Ups in the Midwest E Sports Gaming section!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:00 PM - 6:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: (ROOM 122B)

    words create worlds: lessons from a storyteller

    If you have ever thought “I want to write a book” or wonder if your story can be told in song but don’t know where to begin or how to continue, this is perfect for you! Aspiring and current writers will want to take part in this interactive workshop to ask questions and learn about what it takes to write a book and be a published author or songwriter! Come and learn about the writing process from author, singer/songwriter, and advocate James Morris (Sky Bound, Water Tower, Surface) as he shares the challenges and excitement that comes with creating new worlds. This workshop will discuss the art of storytelling and share valuable tips, tricks, and organizational skills to help get you started and keep going. Be sure to bring your questions. This workshop is perfect for writers and aspiring writers of all ages.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20195:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    fandom saving lives: how film, tv, and fandom can help fight depression, anxiety, and trauma

    Film, TV, and fandom can help people cope with depression, anxiety, trauma, and mental illness. Studies show it, and we fans know it. Learn the science behind how TV, film, and fandom can help you heal, hear true stories from fans, and share your own. Get practical tips and resources, then stay after to meet the panelists. Featuring clinical psychologist and author of "Family Don't End with Blood" Lynn Zubernis and founder of Project FanCare Christine Killmer.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20196:00 PM - 7:00 PM location: (Room 119)

    dr. horrible’s sing-along blog charity screening

    Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog is a 2008 musical comedy-drama miniseries in three, short acts. It tells the story of Dr. Horrible (Neil Patrick Harris), an aspiring supervillain; Captain Hammer (Nathan Fillion), his nemesis; and Penny (Felicia Day), a charity worker and their shared love interest. You read that right, Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Fillion, and Felicia Day together… singing! Sing along if you know the words or experience this fan-favorite spectacle for the first time!

    Suggested donation $2 makes you eligible for door prizes. Donations can be made at the Pennsylvania Browncoats booth or at the door. All proceeds benefit Equality Now (equalitynow.org) as part of Can’t Stop The Serenity global charity events (cantstoptheserenity.com).

    "Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog" screened by permission from Time Science Blood Club, LLC. ©Time Science Blood Club, LLC. All rights reserved.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20196:30 PM - 7:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    dark knights of the roundtable: course correcting the dceu

    Returning to Wizard World for a second straight year, Kevin Gallagher (host of EVERYTHING IS AWESOME) sits with a panel of pop culture enthusiasts (comic book writers/artists, podcasters, comedians, wrestlers, and more) to discuss how, by taking a chance with AQUAMAN and SHAZAM!, the DCEU may have saved it’s universe; but what about that JOKER movie later this year? The panel will discuss, and perhaps spoil (you’ve been warned!), the films that make up the DCEU (and beyond), what they loved, what they could have done without, and what they’re hoping for. Includes a Q&A with the audience.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20196:30 PM - 7:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    +2 comedy presents stay doomed

    Noah Houlihan and Laura Prince explore what makes a TV show Stay Doomed, and how to tell if your new favorite is never going to reach Season Two. The Stay Doomed hosts will also discuss the weirdest and wackiest things they've found while researching the smash hit podcast.

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20197:30 PM - 8:15 PM location: (ROOM 121AB)

    francois le foutre’s raunchy romp with the raging queen (+ 18 only)

    It's the gay pirate romance adventure you’ve always secretly (or openly) wanted! Join the most fearsome fruit in all of France as he shares the sauciest exploits from his banned books, There's Seamen on the Poop-Deck! and the rest of the six-part series The Seamen Sexology. Guaranteed to offend even the sturdiest of sailors: it's the tantalizing tail everyone's talking about! (And the tale's not bad, either).

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20197:30 PM - 9:00 PM location: (TERRACE BALLROOM)

    wizard world costume contest

    Hosted by our very own superheroes, the Wizard World Comic Con Costume Contest is no joke. The best of the best will be dressed to impress in their superhero & pop culture finest, so be prepared for some serious cosplay. Grab your buddies and suit up to take a chance at bringing home the gold! Categories include Best in Show, Best Hero, Best Villain, Best Group and Best Anime (Prize Package Sponsored by RightStufAnime.com)

    Anyone interested in participating can sign-up at the Cosplay Philadelphia Booth #172 inside the exhibition floor on Saturday. Registration closes at 5PM! We’ll see you there! (Recommended for ages 13+)

  • Saturday, Jun. 15, 20197:30 PM - 9:00 PM location: Room 120

    harry the first, the knave who hath lived (additional ticket required)

    Everyone’s favorite boy wizard meets everyone’s favorite Bard in Harry the First, The Knave Who Hath Lived. Relive Harry's first year at school like you never have before - in Shakespearean verse!
    Featuring performers from New York City's The Drunk Texts, this show is part scripted, part improvisation and part drinking game. The cast utilizes a combination of their professional training, both on stage and in the bar, as audience members drink along, volunteer for walk on roles, and decide which performers will have the most mighty hangovers.

    Will a certain friendly groundskeeper take too many shots of whiskey? Will the headmaster bust a rhyme (in verse) during a game of Kings? And how drunk will That Gent Who Wilt Not Be Nam’d be by the time he finally gets to his first line? Find out at the Philadelphia premiere of Mike Gregorek’s Elizabethan epic parody, Harry the First!

    Drink ticket included with admission, Must be 21 or older

    Scroll to Special Event tab when purchasing ticket

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:00 AM - 12:00 PM location: (Room 123)

    core yoga flow

    Yoga is an ancient science, reaching back thousands and thousands of years. Beyond stretching our limbs and relaxing our mind, it has the potency to stimulate a meditative state and connect us to a higher consciousness. All levels welcomed.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:00 AM - 12:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session (lgbt+)

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:00 AM - 11:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    using color with make watson

    Watch as Mike Watson, Publisher of Short Fuse Media, and freelance artist of Upper Deck/Marvel Comics as he shows you how he uses markers to bring sketch cards to life. Using color to bring awesome, definition and power to comics. One lucky person will get to keep the original art.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    writing to get read

    If you want people to read your work, it’s got to grab people’s attention in a couple of words. Unlock the keys to a great story with memorable characters, impossible obstacles, and a hook that makes people want to pick it up and never put it down.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    cosplay on a budget

    When you want to cosplay but resources are limited, don’t let that stop you from having fun too. Wizard World Cosplayers will be going over how to make your favorite character come to life without going broke.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201911:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: (Room 125)

    u cre-8 comics presents: character crafters

    Are you the next GREAT comic creator?! Take the Raconteur’s challenge and design your own character from start to finish! Establish powers, design costume ideas, create an origin story and more with U Cre-8 Comics -- the PERFECT jumpstart to YOUR comic universe! Hosted by the dreamy Victor Dandridge.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    cancelled before their time – tv travesties

    Firefly, Freaks and Geeks, Arrested Development, Pushing Daisies, Dead Like Me, Veronica Mars, Deadwood, Jericho, Legend of the Seeker and the list goes on – TV series cancelled before their time. Some get a second chance on a new platform, other get movies, but almost none of them get to reach their full potential. What’s your favorite TV show that got cancelled? Come and talk about it with your fellow fans!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Room 119)

    +2 comedy game the gamer

    Video games are not for the weak in this game show that's based on sabotage. Put your money where your mouth is and get the advantage, or try to stay alive despite our obstacles.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Creative Stage)

    how to draw franklin the turtle with kurt lehner

    Join the fun!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: (Room 118)

    supergirl q&a

    Join Mehcad Brooks and Jeremy Jordan for a Super Q&A !

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:00 PM - 1:00 PM location: Midwest E Sports

    mario kart 8 tournament

    Sign Ups in the Midwest E Sports Gaming section!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 201912:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    israel pride in american comics

    The comic book industry owes a great deal to both Jewish artists / writers as well as publishers since its inception in the 1930's. Surprisingly, Jewish themes in comics barely were touched until the 1970's and 1980's. Join Joshua H. Stulman (Israeli Defense Comics) and SDCC Ink Pot award winner, Al Wiesner (Shaloman), as they discuss positive depictions of Israel in modern American Super-Hero comics.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:00 PM - 1:30 PM location: (Room 119)

    ted talk: a conversation with ted danson

    Join television Icon Ted Danson as he shares stories from his career!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Room 120)

    animation celebration: top ten animated tv characters

    Cartoon historian and former executive director/founder of the ToonSeum, Joe Wos gives a sneak peek at the top ten animated television characters from his upcoming book "Animation Celebration: The 100 greatest characters in television animation." Did you favorite make the top ten? Attend this presentation to find out! The list is sure to trigger a lively debate!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: (Room 117)

    working with plasti-pellets with superkayce (additional ticket required)

    Have you ever worked with thee mysterious thermo pellets? Join SuperKayce for a chance to get hands on with thermo morph / plasti pellets.

    Kids must be accompanied by an adult

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:00 PM - 2:00 PM location: (Room 118)

    nintendo trivia

    Know the difference between Mario Bros 2 and The REAL Mario Bros 2? Know what year the NES was launched? Do you know why Yoshi lays eggs? Prove it. Come test your wit against other Nintendo enthusiasts. Hosted by comedian Tyler Wood, of The Nerd Guide.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: (Room 122B)

    building a better villain

    Every hero needs a villain, whether it's a super-powered megalomaniac, ancient fire-breathing dragon, or brilliant behind-the-scenes schemer. But what makes a compelling, unique antagonist and not just another humdrum hurdle for the heroes? How can a gamemaster make a character that their players will love to hate? Captain Mike dissects villainy and discusses approaches to being the bad guy from plot sketches to perpetrating evil, all to help you build a better villain.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20191:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: (Room 121AB)

    declutter your creative mind

    Are you a "creative artist" in the Art, Writing, Video Games, Cosplay, and the Maker industry? Are you struggling to maintain that motivation, inspiration, and passion when it comes to designing, developing, and sparking new ideas and interests? You aren't alone. Today's statistics show an increased rate of depression, anxiety, social phobia, and mental clutter. We're here to share our story and help you learn how to cope and overcome that creative block so that you can let your creative skills shine more and love yourself better. This mother+daughter presentation is exclusively for aspiring artists, makers, creators and anyone else who is struggling in their creative venture, personal life, or even career goals due to lack of motivation, inspiration, and emotional setbacks.

  • Sunday, Jun. 16, 20193:00 PM - 4:30 PM location: (Room 126)

    geek speed dating session

    When you’re at a pop culture convention you’re surrounded by like-minded people, but sometimes meeting folks can be complicated… but not when you’re in a setting designed just for that. This is a fun way to quickly meet and get to know some of your fellow fans, and who knows, you might just develop a very important relationship in the process. Sign up in person at the show!