ECCC Newsletter 03.12.12A comics news article
Tickets - Online Sale Ends 03.14.12
Don't forget that if you haven't picked them up already, our online pre-sale ends this Wednesday, 03/14/12 - after that, tickets will be available at the door only! You can conveniently order tickets online at our Tickets page and also see a list of stores that carry tickets as well
New Media Guests Announced
We've added two new media guests to the show - EDWARD JAMES OLMOS (Battlestar Galactica, Blade Runner) who will be appearing Friday only and LEA THOMPSON (Back to the Future, Caroline in the City, Howard the Duck) who will be appearing all weekend due to Christopher Lloyd having a filming commitment and being unable to attend the show. Lea Thompson is also replacing Mr. Lloyd at our after-hours showing of Back to the Future at SIFF (which has only 30 tickets left)!
Download our mobile app!
ECCC has once again teamed up with Guidebook to provide a mobile version of our program guide for the 2012 show. Guidebook is available for iOS, Blackberry, Windows Phone 7 and Android devices! Download the app here!
We have two great t-shirts to announce. On the left is the official 2012 ECCC Show shirt, featuring an original illustration of Lady Mechanika by creator and ECCC guest Joe Benitez! On the right is an exclusive Walking Dead t-shirt, featuring an illustration by series artist Charlie Adlard! Both shirts come in Men's & Women's cuts and are available at the ECCC Show Booth #514! $20.00 each. See all our Exclusives here!
Star Wars Vinyl Bobbleheads
Presenting our first ever Funko Vinyl Bobblehead exclusives: Han Solo as Stormtrooper and Luke Skywalker as Stormtrooper. These are Funko Star Wars Vinyl #15 & #16 and were created exclusively for the Emerald City Comicon! They are limited to 1000 pieces each and will be available at the ECCC Show booth #514 for $15.00 each. Check out our Exclusives Page for these and more great exclusives!
New Comic Creators
We've added some new creators, including TONY HARRIS (Ex Machina), TIM SEELEY(Hack/Slash), GABRIEL HARDMAN (Hulk) and more! Unfortunately, Nat Jones and Eddie Harris will be unable to appear, we apologize for the inconvenience! See our massive list of guest creators who are coming to ECCC!
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Jay & Silent Bob Get Old - Tickets On Sale!
KEVIN SMITH and JASON MEWES will be live-recording their #1 comedy podcast JAY & SILENT BOB GET OLD! The duo will appear together Sunday, April 1st, at 7:00pm in Room 4A at the Washington State Convention Center! This is a separate ticketed event hosted by ECCC, don't miss your chance to see Kevin Smith & Jason Mewes! Tickets and information available on the JAY & SILENT BOB GET OLD page.
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!
More news for the 2012 Emerald City Comicon coming soon!