ECCC Update, January 4, 2012

A comics news article


New Media Guests Announced

Our last two media guests have been announced for ECCC - TOM FELTON (Harry Potter, Rise of the Planet of the Apes) and WIL WHEATON (Star Trek: TNG, Big Bang Theory)! Both are appearing all weekend! Check out our complete line-up of media guests!

Monsters & Dames 2012

2012 marks our 10th Anniversary and to celebrate, our MONSTERS & DAMES art book has been supersized to EIGHTY (80) pages of original illustrations, all wrapped up in a cover by renowned illustrator and conceptual artist (and ECCC guest) Adi Granov! Since 2009, MONSTERS & DAMES art books and auctions have raised well over $20,000.00 for Seattle Children's Hospital! The full-color, 9"x12", 80-page MONSTERS & DAMES hardcover is limited to 1150 individually numbered copies. The 2012 edition features contributions from some of the top names in comics, animation and illustration - visit our MONSTERS & DAMES page for the complete list!


For our 2012 show, we are introducing the ECCC VIP Pass! This amazing all-in-one package is $195.00 and will be offered in extremely limited allotments of 25 every month on a first come, first serve basis.Our next sale for the ECCC VIP Pass will be Tuesday, January 10th at 12:00PM PST! Note: If you've already purchased passes to the show, we will refund your purchase of those passes if you purchase a VIP Pass.

The ECCC VIP pass includes:

·         3-Day Adult Pass

·         Express Entry

·         Front of the Line privileges for all Autograph sessions with Media Guests (during their scheduled times)

·         Front of the Line privileges for all Photo Ops with Media Guests (during their scheduled times)

·         Premium and guaranteed seating at all panels in Room 4A (our large panel room)

·         Souvenir ECCC Lanyard

·         Exclusive 4x6 VIP Badge & wristband (used to identify you as a VIP)

·         Exclusive VIP Show T-shirt

·         Access to onsite VIP break room (for leaving coats/merch)

* Note all ECCC VIP passes are non-transferable. Does not include individual autograph or photo op fees for each media guest.

Information and tickets will be posted on our VIP Pass page.

New Comic Creators

Creators added include CHRIS BURNHAM (Batman Incorporated), BEN TEMPLSEMITH (30 Days of Night), KURT BUSIEK (Marvels), FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (Black Panther), ANTHONY DEL COL & CONOR MCCREERY (Kill Shakespeare), CHRIS SAMNEE (Captain America and Bucky) and many more! See all the great creators who are coming to ECCC here!

Tales From The Con

Don't forget that our very own webcomic, TALES FROM THE CON, is updated every Thursday with an all-new original strip by Brad Guigar & Chris Giarrusso! If you haven't had a chance, we encourage you to check out the latest TALES FROM THE CON!


Tickets for ECCC are currently on sale, don't forget to buy in advance and save! You can conveniently order tickets online at our Tickets page and also see a list of stores that carry tickets as well.

Look for more news for the 2012 Emerald City Comicon coming soon!


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