St. Louis Programming

See you next year!

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20185:00 PM - 6:30 PM location: Room 160

    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. 

    Tickets $5.00

    Purchase Tickets Here!

     

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20185:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: ROOM 144

    ‘supermen: world war’ screening and q&a

    Join writer and director Donald Callahan for a trailer screening of his film ‘Supermen: World War’ followed by a Q&A with cast and crew.

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20186:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: ROOM 151

    writers journey

    Writers—learn the journey of a published author including helpful tips to discover your own path. Come with questions.

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20186:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: ROOM 141

    hayao miyazaki: a storyteller’s journey by charles dunbar

    The worlds of Ghibli are brimming with colorful characters, wondrous places, and sinister foes. This lecture looks at these films, how they reflect the world we live in, and how they display the philosophies of a complicated man living through very complicated times.

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20186:30 PM - 7:15 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    live painting demo with disney artist clinton hobart

    Enter the raffle to win the painting that Clinton is painting live!

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20186:30 PM - 7:15 PM location: ROOM 144

    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, Feb. 2, 20187:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: ROOM 151

    everything you wanted to know about zombification, but were infected before you could ask

    A fun panel covering the Anthropology of Zombification in myth, media & reality.

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20187:00 PM - 7:45 PM location: ROOM 141

    voice actor q&a with austin tindle and jad saxton

    Love Anime? Ever wonder what voice acting is really like?  Austin Tindale (Tokyo Ghoul, Is this a Zombie, Attack on Titan) and Jad Saxton (Fairy Tail, Log Horizon, Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid) are here in St. Louis to answer all your questions!

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20187:00 PM - 8:30 PM location: ROOM 160

    cosplay photography and posing workshop

    Cosplay Photography for Cosplayers - Posing / Awareness / Character Portrayal and More! - Presented by CosAwesome Studios / Wizard World

    Come learn to tips and tricks of being in front of the camera in cosplay - and get professional photos by CosAwesome Studios in the process. James T. Wulfgar and other members of CosAwesome Stuidos guide you through what to look for, how to pose for lighting and effect, and much more. There will be a professional photographer at the shoot and everyone in attendance will get at least one edited photo from them (digital copy). Participants are encouraged to show up in or out of cosplay.

    A few major points:
    - Time: 1.5 hour long workshop - Limited space, first come first serve
    - The CosAwesome team will include a professional photographer as well as experienced cosplay models.

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20187:30 PM - 8:15 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    tac au tac

    “Tit-for-Tat” was a classic French art improv show — and we’re bringing the fun to Wizard World! In OUR version, creators add SECRET thematic elements to a single illustration — but will they work in concert or as competition?

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20187:30 PM - 8:30 PM location: ROOM 144

    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, Feb. 2, 20188:00 PM - 8:45 PM location: ROOM 141

    anime trailer park

    Wizard World will be screening some of the newest and most anticipated Anime trailers from upcoming movies/tv series and discussing them with you the fans! Join  &  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.

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20188:30 PM - 9:00 PM location: ROOM 162

    cosplay vip meet & greet

    Must have Cosplay VIP pass to attend

  • Friday, Feb. 2, 20189:30 PM - 11:30 PM location: Budweiser Signature Club at the America's Center

    drink & draw

    Compete to win an Artist Alley table for Wizard World St. Louis 2019! Hosted by Victor Dandridge and featuring Geek Trivia with Mike Gregorek

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201811:00 AM - 12:30 PM location: Room 160

    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!

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201811:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    world building in post-apocalyptic, fantasy, science fiction and current times

    Having trouble getting started? Join a discussion of your world building concerns with helpful tips on

    How to move forward without losing your place.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201811:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    the art of cosplay: bringing your character to life

    Join award winning costumer Steven K Smith (SKS Props) and the amazing cosplay duo Ethan and Lauren Brandt (Thousand Faces Cosplay) as they talk about what it takes to not only create amazing costumes, but to become the characters they are representing.  This will be an open discussion panel with a Q&A

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201812:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    how to draw the marvel way: subject spider-man with steve geiger

    Learn to draw Spider-Man with Steve Geiger!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201812:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    ‘nuff said: a conversation with stan lee

    Face front, true believers! It’s Stan “The Man” Lee, legendary creator of Spider-Man, Iron Man, The Hulk, The X-Men and many more of your Marvel Comics favorites, here to answer your questions. Excelsior!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201812:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    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, Feb. 3, 201812:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    becoming a magical girl

    So we hear a lot about magical girls, but how does one actually define them? Joseph Campbell wrote extensively on the hero. But he left out the heroine. While her journey mimics his, it has its own markers and transformations, and her outcome is hers alone. This panel explores the different types of magical girls and how their stories are timeless.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201812:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    inside of michael rosenbaum

    Michael Rosenbaum (Lex Luthor on Smallville, Buddy Dobbs on Impastor, Martinex on Guardians of the Galaxy II, voice of The Flash on The Justice League) has a podast where he goes inside of other celebrities, here is your chance to go inside Michael Rosenbaum!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20181:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    building awesome costumes on a budget

    Join award winning costumer Steven K Smith (SKS Props), James Wulfgar, and Scott Pope as they talk about tools, materials, and techniques for creating amazing costumes on a budget. This will be an open discussion panel with a Q&A

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20181:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    back to hogwarts: a conversation with bonnie wright

    Ginny Weasley is here to answer all your Potterverse questions!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20181:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    women of pop culture

    Join Holly Marie Combs (Charmed), Lucy Davis (Wonder Woman) and Charisma Carpenter (Buffy) as they share stories and answer your questions about being a woman in the male dominated industry that is Pop Culture.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20181:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    youtube 101: where do i start?

    YouTube is one of the greatest platforms of our generation! A place where you can voice an opinion, share your love of a fandom, or just post daily updates about your cat! Whatever it is you want to do you can do it on YouTube and YES you can make a living out of it all you nay sayers! BUT…getting started on YouTube can be one of the scariest journeys on the interwebz and in life! With over 300 hours of video uploaded to YouTube every minute how do you get noticed? Join YouTuber RealBreakingNate as he breaks down all the details that go into having your own channel and answers whatever questions you may have. Don’t forget to like, comment, and SUBSCRIBE!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20181:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    unbreakable skin too

    In a candid conversation, John Jennings (Kindred) and Stacey Robinson (I Am Alfonso Jones) discuss black pop culture in television and movies.  From  Black Lightning to Black Panther, politics and superstitions — what does it mean to be a black creative voice in 2018.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: ENTERTAINMENT STAGE

    kid's costume contest

    This is a fun "contest" open to all ages of all skill levels that want to have fun on stage!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    comic book inking 101 and breaking into the industry

    Join pro comic book inker Mostafa Moussa as he discusses how his passion and determination (some might even say stubbornness) to work in the industry has led him to a 19+ year career in comics, and gives tips and tricks on how he got there.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    disney trivia against the disney brothers

    Calling all Disney fans! Join us as audience members battle it out against the stars of ‘Walt Before Mickey’, Jon Heder and 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 Lindi Smith from PureFandom.com

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:00 PM - 3:00 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    john barrowman’s one man show!

    You don't want to miss this!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:00 PM - 4:00 PM location: Room 160

    cosplay foam building workshop

    Cosplay Foam Building / Foamsmithing Workshop - Presented by CosAwesome & Wulfgar Weapons / Wizard World
     
    Come learn to build with floor-mat and craft (EVA) foam while James T. Wulfgar and other members of CosAwesome Studios guide you through your choice of a few foam builds. We will help you by presenting how to build them, answering questions, showing tricks, etc.
     
    A few major points: 
    - Time: 2 hour long workshop - instructional videos first, the hands on building - Limited space, first come first serve
    - In order to keep this simple, we will be using 2mm craft foam and 20mm floor mat EVA foam
    - Wizard World and CosAwesome will provide the tools, foam, glue, etc. However, we encourage you to feel free to bring your own tools if you'd like to - it's great to use your own hot glue gun, hot air gun, etc.
    - Tools we'll be using/demoing are Rotary tool (Dremel), hot glue gun, heat gun, utility knife, and more.
    It should be a very fun day of building and learning! We are excited to do this.

    Purchase Ticket Here!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    is fan art legal?

    Join attorney Dirk Vanover (ComicsLawyer.com; Vanover Legal, LLC) for an in-depth discussion of the legal issues surrounding fan art, fan fiction, and fan films.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    boldly going: a conversation with james frain

    James has many versatile roles on his resume including True Blood, Gotham, and Orphan Black now he’s boldly going to deep space with Star Trek: Discovery! Here’s your chance to hitch a ride into some of nerdom’s most sacred fandoms.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20182:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: ROOM 162

    portfolio review with steve geiger

    Aspiring artists here is your chance to have your portfolio reviewed at Wizard World Nashville . Steve Geiger (Spider-Man, Incredible Hulk, former managing art director for The Marvel Entertainment Group) wants to help guide you as you take the next step as a comic book artist!

    If you’d like to sit in the audience and learn tips of the trade to make your portfolio of work better this panel is for you. If you are brave enough to have your work reviewed by Steve in front of an audience than submit your 3 best pieces to evilgeiger@gmail.com . If selected for an official portfolio review you will be contacted with directions.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    intro to competitive cosplay contests

    Ever wanted to enter a contest, but not sure where to start? Or perhaps you’ve done some and want to improve your odds? This panel will cover the basics of competitive cosplay! Win or lose, competitions are a fun way to show off your hard work, meet new people, and celebrate the wonderful hobby that is cosplay!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:00 PM - 3:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    voices in your head: anime edition

    Join Bryce Papenbrook (Sword Art Online, Seven Deadly Sins, Attack on Titan), Austin Tindale (Tokyo Ghoul, Is this a Zombie, Attack on Titan), and Jad Saxton (Fairy Tail, Log Horizon, Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid) for an Anime voice acting discussion and Q&A!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:15 PM - 4:00 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    fellowship follies: tales from the long walk to modor

    Two Hobbits and the son of Gondor sit down to reminisce about the films that broke new ground and reintroduced fantasy films for a whole new generation. Join Sean Bean, Sean Astin and Billy Boyd for a once in a lifetime event!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    the high cost of resurrection: the ramifications of bringing characters back to life

    It’s known as the “Comic Book Death”: the killing off a character in a work of fiction only to bring them "back". Superman, Jon Snow, Agent Coulson, Buffy Summers… popular characters are just too resilient to remain in the grave. But does that damage the stories' impact? How emotionally invested can an audience be when big consequences are easily reversed? Nerd For A Living podcast host, Adron Buske, talks with a panel of writers about this pervasive trope, and when it has (and hasn't) worked.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: ROOM 162

    cosplay & anxiety

    Join Thousand Faces Cosplay in a roundtable discussion on how to combat anxiety while at a convention and other techniques for helping to cope with anxiety generally.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20183:30 PM - 4:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    these are the droids you’re looking for

    Join members of the St Louis R2 Builders Club as they present a behind-the-scenes history of everyone's favorite Astromech droid, and then share information on the R2-D2 Builders Club itself, and how you can build your own droid.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20184:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    live painting demo with disney artist clinton hobart

    Enter the raffle to win the painting that Clinton is painting live!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20184:00 PM - 4:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    fantastic stories, a conversation with dan fogler

    You don't want to miss this!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20184:15 PM - 5:00 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    out for a bite! a conversation with james marsters

    Join James for stories from Buffy, Smallville and so much more

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20184:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    men of cosplay hosted by ivy doomkitty

    Have you ever thought about cosplaying, but want to know what it is like from a male perspective? Are there any wardrobe malfunctions that you should be aware of? What is the purpose of a dance belt? Have all these questions and more answered from our seasoned panel of Wizard World Guest Cosplayers Q and A to follow.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20184:30 PM - 5:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    yokai girls gone wild

    Female Monsters of Japan- Japanese folklore is full of angry, vengeful spirits and monsters, and more than half of those are of the female variety. This panel explores the creepy, the quirky, and the angry women who populate Japan's hidden world, what to look out for, how to survive encounters with them, and how they reflect Japanese views on femininity and female life.

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20185:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: ROOM 144

    dungeons & dragons & improv

    Join the Wizards of the Mound City, a group of comedians and tried-and-true geeks from St. Louis, as they improvise and play a live Dungeons & Dragons game. The Wizards embark on an epic quest built entirely from audience suggestions. With special guests, video-projected dice, and YOU cheering along with every Critical Hit!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20185:00 PM - 5:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    interactive spray paint demo with d whitaker ink

    Join the fun!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20185:15 PM - 6:00 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    5:15-6:00pm longing. rusted. seventeen. daybreak. furnace. nine. benign. homecoming. one. freightcar. a conversation with sebastian stan.

    Join the fun!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20185:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    the nerd off

    Just because we are all nerds doesn’t mean we are all on the same side or know what the heck we are talking about when it comes to a fandom. During this panel hosted by YouTuber RealBreakingNate two audience members at a time will debate on which is better and why. For example a single round debate could be who would win in a battle  Batman vs. Iron Man or which franchise is better Lord of the Rings or Harry Potter? Has this description already started an argument? Then this is your type of panel. Oh and did I mention…..PRIZES!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20185:30 PM - 6:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    security gaps in hogwarts

    As early as book one, we are told that Hogwarts is the safest place in the world, yet by the end of that book we are left if wondering if we might have been misled. Detention in the Forbidden Forest, trolls in the girl's bathroom, giant three headed dogs, a 'protected' Hallow that a trio of 11 year olds can retrieve, corrupted professors, and not to mention the fact that the Dark Lord makes an appearance himself. All that in just the first book! Throughout the course of the panel, our panelists take an in depth look at why saying Hogwarts is the safest place in the world couldn't be farther from the truth. Bring your house pride as the panel leaves no stone unturned as die hard fans and real life security experts team up to discuss the flaws in Hogwarts' security and what might be done to fix it!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20186:00 PM - 6:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    sketch battle!

    Get ready for a THRILLING exhibition featuring TWO artist alley illustrators going head-to-head in a #BattleForTheCrowd art challenge!  You pick the characters —YOU pick the winner — and the prize: A chance to face off against one our guest artists!!  3 will enter — BUT ONLY ONE CAN WIN!!

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 20187:00 PM - 9:00 PM location: FERRARA THEATER

    wizard world costume contest

    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 Male/Female Heroes, Best Male/Female Villains, 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+)

  • Saturday, Feb. 3, 201810:00 PM - 2:00 AM location: Budweiser Signature Club at the America's Center

    wizard world after party

    Grab your Samwise Gamgee and join the Fellowship of the Drink for this ultimate Wizard World After Party! 

    Free Admission with Wizard World wrist band 

    21 and over 

    Hosted by Captain K as "Sexy Gandalf" 

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201811:00 AM - 12:30 AM location: Room 160

    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. 

    Tickets $5

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201811:00 AM - 11:45 AM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    cosplay hacks & tricks by momo kurumi cosplay

    While some cosplayers opt for high authenticity, others prefer the illusionist approach. Much like a magician, cosplay can create amazing feats of design with minimal effort through some clever alternatives! Come to this panel to learn some secrets to the magic of cosplay!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201811:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    all things pro wrestling with wrestlingaudio.com

    With the Royal Rumble behind, us wrestling fans are officially on "the Road to WrestleMania." Join the hosts of WrestlingAudio.com, Mo Lightning & Ballz - pro wrestling podcasters for over 12 years - as they look to the future of WWE in 2018, and give away autographs from your favorite superstars.

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201811:30 AM - 12:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    american anime: the ultimate oxymoron

    "Western Anime" has long been considered an oxymoron - anime is Japanese, so how can Western nations lay claim to it? But in the contemporary world, these lines blur more and more. This panel explores two different lines of thinking: inspirations that draw from anime style of Japanese visual culture, and the outright adaptation of style found in series like Avatar, Teen Titans GO!, Neo Yokio, and the recent live-action Death Note.

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201812:00 PM - 12:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    how to draw the marvel way: subject wolverine with steve geiger

    Learn to draw Wolverine the Marvel way!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201812:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: ROOM 144

    adventures in middle earth with billy boyd

    Join the CONversation!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201812:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    cospositive: cosplay with confidence!

    Panel discussion focusing on body image and confidence in oneself,  self worth, ways to work on confidence and how to stay positive in the community when faced with negative people or negative comments on social media. Other topics covered will be cosplaying regardless of age, gender, body type/size, disability, etc and having respect for one another. Short Q and A if time permits

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 201812:30 PM - 1:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    calling all scouts, sins and swordsmen! a conversation with bryce papenbrook

    Join The Black Swordsman, Bryce Papenbrook (Seven Deadly Sins, Sword Art Online, Attack on Titan) for his first ever Wizard World Q&A!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20181:00 PM - 1:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    lesser known cosplay materials and tools

    Mostly everyone knows the obvious materials: fabric, wood, paper maché, Worbla… but this panel will cover some lesser-known materials that will take your cosplay to the next level! In this panel things get real creative. Come see how you can get crafty with materials and tools you may not have thought to try before!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20181:00 PM - 3:00 PM location: ROOM 160

    introduction to resin casting with shield labs

    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! 

    Purchase Tickets Here!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20181:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    j. jonah jameson against the crowd

    J. Jonah Jameson comes to St. Louis and, surprise: he hates Spider-Man. Jameson joins us with evidence to help everyone understand that Spider-Man can't be trusted, why we would be better off without masked vigilantes and why he truly is a menace. Have a differing opinion? That means it's up to you to appear as guest reporters at this Daily Bugle press conference and defend the friendly neighborhood super-hero. See if you can be the first to catch Jameson off guard and force a rare retraction. Listen to Jameson's editorial, hear him answer the panel's reporters and then prepare your own defense of Spider-Man in this interactive, entertaining performance-based panel. J. Jonah Jameson is a Marvel.com featured presentation by Karl Brevik, a member of SAG/AFTRA. Full of audience participation, it's a mix of a stand up act, a roast, a Q&A and a good old fashioned celebration of Spider-Man knowledge.

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20181:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: ROOM 144

    there and back again: a conversation with sean astin

    Join the CONversation!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20181:30 PM - 2:15 PM location: ROOM 151

    comic creator quiz show

    Calling all comic lovers! Test your knowledge of comicdom alongside your favorite comic creators in this exciting game show panel.

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20182:00 PM - 2:30 PM location: ENTERTAINMENT STAGE

    kid's costume contest

    This is a fun "contest" open to all ages of all skill levels that want to have fun on stage!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20182:00 PM - 2:45 PM location: CREATIVE STAGE

    live painting demo with disney artist clinton hobart

    Enter a raffle to win the painting that Clinton is painting live!

  • Sunday, Feb. 4, 20182:30 PM - 3:15 PM location: ROOM 141

    pokemon game show

    Calling all Pokémon fans! Join SuperKayce and 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!