CONVENTIONS: 100+ creators at Wizard World Ohio Comic Con

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Mike Zeck (“Spider-Man,” “Punisher), Eisner Award nominees Humberto Ramos (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “Impulse”) and Darick Robertson (“HAPPY!,” “Transmetropolitan”), “CAFU” (“Teen Titans,” “Superboy”) and Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern) are among the more than 100 talented comics creators scheduled to attend Wizard World Ohio Comic Con, September 20-22 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

In addition to Eisner Award Hall of Famer Stan Lee, who is appearing on Saturday, Sept. 21, the roster of world-class writers and artists include Eisner Award winner Christopher Sprouse (“Tom Strong,” “LoSH”), nominee Ron Garney (“Captain America,” “Wolverine”), Patrick Gleason (“Batman & Robin,” “Brightest Day”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Hulk”), Greg Horn (“Marvel: War of Heroes” iPhone App, “The Avengers”), Mike McKone (“Spider-Man,” “Punisher: War Zone”) and Lee Weeks (“Thor,” “Daredevil”).

Pop culture icon William Shatner, Summer Glau (Serenity, “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles”), WWE® Superstar Sheamus® and Laurie Holden (“The Walking Dead,” “The X-Files”) are among the top celebrities scheduled to attend the show.  It is the sixth in the 2013 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and will also feature a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions.

Additionally, all full price attendees will receive a free copy of the Exclusive Variant Cover of The Walking Dead #1 comic, available only at Wizard World Ohio Comic Con.

Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.  Wizard World Ohio Comic Con show hours are Friday, Sept. 20, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 21, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

For more on the 2013 Wizard World Ohio Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-ohio.html.

About Wizard World:
Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.

The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.

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September 20-22 – Wizard World Ohio Comic Con
October 18-20 – Wizard World Nashville Comic Con
November 22-24 – Wizard World Austin Comic Con
January 24-26, 2014 – Wizard World Portland Comic Con
February 7-9, 2014 – Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con
April 4-6, 2014 – Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con
June 19-22, 2014 – Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con
August 21-24, 2014 – Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

via Wizard World