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Winston-Salem

Aug 3, 4, 5 • Fri, Sat, Sun

BENTON CONVENTION CENTER

301 W 5th St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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Benton Convention Center
301 W 5th St.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

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Hours

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday Registration opens at 3:00PM
Saturday, Aug 4, 2018 - 10:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday Registration opens at 8:00AM
Sunday, Aug 5, 2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday Registration opens at 9:00AM

Celebrity Guests

*TALENT SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Cancellations: Henry Winkler

Robin Lord Taylor

Robin Lord Taylor

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

Robin Lord Taylor

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Sean Pertwee

Sean Pertwee

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

Sean Pertwee

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
David Mazouz

David Mazouz

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

David Mazouz

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Gotham

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Ruth Connell

Ruth Connell

Friday - Sunday
Supernatural

Ruth Connell

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Supernatural

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Lisa Berry

Lisa Berry

Friday - Sunday
Supernatural

Lisa Berry

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Supernatural

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Christy Carlson Romano

Christy Carlson Romano

Saturday - Sunday
Kim Possible

Christy Carlson Romano

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Kim Possible

Photo Ops Autographs More info
Will Friedle

Will Friedle

Friday - Sunday
Boy Meets World

Will Friedle

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Boy Meets World

Photo Ops Autographs More info
Charisma Carpenter

Charisma Carpenter

Saturday - Sunday
Angel [Cordelia Chase] • Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Charisma Carpenter

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Angel [Cordelia Chase] • Buffy the Vampire Slayer

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Holly Marie Combs

Holly Marie Combs

Saturday - Sunday
Charmed • Picket Fences • Pretty Little Liars

Holly Marie Combs

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Charmed • Picket Fences • Pretty Little Liars

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Brian Krause

Brian Krause

Saturday - Sunday
Charmed

Brian Krause

Celebrity Guests

Saturday - Sunday
Charmed

Photo Ops Autographs VIP Admission More info
Thomas Ian Nicholas

Thomas Ian Nicholas

Friday - Sunday
Rookie of the YearAmerican Pie

Thomas Ian Nicholas

Celebrity Guests

Friday - Sunday
Rookie of the YearAmerican Pie

Photo Ops Autographs More info
Samantha Newark

Samantha Newark

Friday - Sunday
Jem and the Holograms

Samantha Newark

Anime Celebrity Guests Voice Talent

Friday - Sunday
Jem and the Holograms

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MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!

MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!


MORE GUESTS COMING SOON!

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Uko Smith

Uko Smith


Heavy MetalSkybox

Uko Smith

Artists & Creators

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Mike Grell

Mike Grell


Green ArrowBatmanWarlord

Mike Grell

Artists & Creators

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Chris Sims

Chris Sims


X-Men '92Deadpool: Bad Blood

Chris Sims

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Jeremy Clark

Jeremy Clark


Grimm Fairy Tales – Day of the Dead – Zenescope

Jeremy Clark

Artists & Creators

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Brian Shearer

Brian Shearer


IDWGI JoeDr WhoTransformers

Brian Shearer

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Uncanny Megan

Uncanny Megan


Official Cosplay Guest

Uncanny Megan

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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BewitchedRaven Cosplay

BewitchedRaven Cosplay


Official Cosplay Guest

BewitchedRaven Cosplay

Fan Groups & Vehicles

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James Morris Books

James Morris Books


James Morris Books

Artists & Creators Entertainment

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Musetap Studios

Musetap Studios


Musetap Studios

Artists & Creators

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Lilian Oake

Lilian Oake


Lilian Oake

Artists & Creators

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Joshua Robertson

Joshua Robertson


Joshua Robertson

Artists & Creators

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Woodside Illustrations

Woodside Illustrations


Woodside Illustrations

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Justin Trevor

Justin Trevor


Justin Trevor

Artists & Creators

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Source Point Press

Source Point Press


Source Point Press

Artists & Creators

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​Eric Trundy

​Eric Trundy


​Eric Trundy

Artists & Creators

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Davey Beauchamp

Davey Beauchamp


Davey Beauchamp

Artists & Creators

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Hap Lea

Hap Lea


Hap Lea

Artists & Creators

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Vulgardragon's Den

Vulgardragon's Den


Vulgardragon's Den

Artists & Creators

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Author Ray Wenck

Author Ray Wenck


Author Ray Wenck

Artists & Creators

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Mirkywood Emporium

Mirkywood Emporium


Mirkywood Emporium

Artists & Creators

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Catawampus Press

Catawampus Press


Catawampus Press

Artists & Creators

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Dungeonwears

Dungeonwears


Dungeonwears

Artists & Creators

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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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Circle J Beef Jerky

Circle J Beef Jerky


Circle J Beef Jerky

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Colorworld Books

Colorworld Books


Colorworld Books

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ConventionExclusive.com

ConventionExclusive.com


ConventionExclusive.com

Retailers

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Gem City Books

Gem City Books


Gem City Books

Retailers

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My Geekery

My Geekery


My Geekery

Retailers

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Player One Games

Player One Games


Player One Games

Retailers

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Super Retro Land

Super Retro Land


Super Retro Land

Retailers

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Toynk

Toynk


Toynk

Retailers

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Undiscovered Realm

Undiscovered Realm


Undiscovered Realm

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.

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TALENT SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Cancellations: Henry Winkler
  • Friday, Aug. 3, 20185:00 PM - 5:45 PM

    comic shop talk

    Wedding bells for both Marvel and DC, Wolverine is alive, Thor is finally worthy and Superman got his undies back,  IllumiNERDi All-Stars, Victor Dandridge and Ryan Ball bring the latest comic news in this spoiler-filled convo!

  • Friday, Aug. 3, 20185:00 PM - 6:30 PM

    learn to play pokemon workshop!

    Calling all Pokémon fans! Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the official Pokémon Trading Card Game? I mean it’s only been around for 20 years! Like many people, you buy the cards because of your love for Pokémon but haven’t exactly mastered how to play the game with the correct rules. Well now you can learn how to play with the help of Pokémon YouTuber RealBreakingNate! Bring your own deck or learn play with one of our pre-made decks! Come learn to play as RealBreakingNate takes you through the game card. Breaking down what cards do and a step by step play through of the game. Not only will you get an introduction on how to play the game but every paid attendee will walk away with a Burning Shadows booster pack! This is a great opportunity to bond with your child and learn how to play the game together or to finally put all those cards to use after buying them for years on end!   *All children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult! Unpaid adults won't receive a booster pack. 

  • Friday, Aug. 3, 20187:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    marvel vs dc: the great debate

    Which company has better heroes, villains, cartoons, movies, storylines, etc? Join comic industry pro’s, cosplayers and professional nerds as they discuss all aspects of this age old rivalry and with the help of the crowd declare a winner.

  • Friday, Aug. 3, 20188:30 PM - 9:00 PM

    cosplay &cocktails vip meet & greet

    Wizard World Cosplay VIP’s here is your chance to meet, hang out and ask your questions to the Wizard World Cosplay Guests in a friendly setting!

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 201811:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    introduction to sculpting

    Learn how to sculpt and model your own clay creatures and original creations with Expert Sculptor & Prop builder Calen Hoffman of Propcustomz. Propcustomz will provide everything attendees need to make their our custom clay creation! Several physical pre-made examples will be shown along with attendees receiving one on one instructions throughout the course of the workshop! Come for the fun and leave with your own creation.

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 201812:00 PM - 12:45 PM

    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 SuperKayceCosplay & RealBreakingNate to discuss our 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.

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 20182:00 PM - 2:45 PM

    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!

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 20184:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    posing & photography

    Come join BewitchedRaven Cosplay & Sugarfree D Photography for a two (2) hour workshop covering cosplay photography & modeling. This workshop will consist of an open class discussing lighting, editing, posing and character choices when taking part in a cosplay photo shoot. Following the classroom session, each participant will receive a short personal cosplay photo shoot with Sugarfree D Photography resulting in 3-5 fully edited digital prints. 

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 20184:30 PM - 5:15 PM

    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!

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 20185:30 PM - 6:00 PM

    anime vip only meet & greet

    Wizard World Anime VIP badge holders here is your chance to meet, chat, and grab a bite with our Anime Voice Actor Guests!

  • Saturday, Aug. 4, 20187:30 PM - 9:00 PM

    wizard world costume contest

    Hosted by our very own superheroes Victor Dandridge and Mike Gregorek, 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 SHIELD LABS Booth inside the exhibition floor on Saturday. Registration closes at 5PM! We’ll see you there! (Recommended for ages 13+)

  • Sunday, Aug. 5, 201811:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    learn to play pokemon

    Calling all Pokémon fans! Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the official Pokémon Trading Card Game? I mean it’s only been around for 20 years! Like many people, you buy the cards because of your love for Pokémon but haven’t exactly mastered how to play the game with the correct rules. Well now you can learn how to play with the help of Pokémon YouTuber RealBreakingNate! Bring your own deck or learn play with one of our pre-made decks! Come learn to play as RealBreakingNate takes you through the game card. Breaking down what cards do and a step by step play through of the game. Not only will you get an introduction on how to play the game but every paid attendee will walk away with a Burning Shadows booster pack! This is a great opportunity to bond with your child and learn how to play the game together or to finally put all those cards to use after buying them for years on end!   *All children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult! Unpaid adults won't receive a booster pack. 

  • Sunday, Aug. 5, 20181:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    introduction to resin

    A step by step introductory to making silicone molds and solid urethane resin cast with professional Maker & Prop builder Casey McBroom of Shield Labs. Complete the Sculpting workshop and bring your creation along with you or grab one of the pre-made sculpts provided and jump right into molding/casting your own item! Attendees will receive instructions and have any questions answered along the way! 

  • Sunday, Aug. 5, 20182:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    pokemon game show

    Calling all Pokémon fans! Join RealBreakingNate as audience members battle it out in this epic game show event! You might just have to answer a simple trivia question OR you could get stuck with a Pokémon dare challenge! Either way there will be tons of fun and even more laughs! So come test your Poke skills and win some prizes along the way!