Media Release — So we are just one week away until Pittsburgh Comicon 2013, (Sept. 27-29) but there are still an abundance of announcements to be made, so let’s get to it…….
Zenescope Entertainment is putting their stamp on the 2013 Pittsburgh Comicon in a BIG WAY!! Not only are they offering 3 Pittsburgh Comicon Exclusive Comics (with covers by Con Guests, Jamie Tyndall and Talent Caldwell), but they are also Screening the full pilot episode of Grimm Fairy Tales Animated, Saturday at 2:00 pm. On hand from Zenescope will be GFT writer, Patrick Shard and Zenescope President, Joe Brusha. You can view the Zenescope exclusive comics at www.pittsburghcomicon.com/exclusives.html
Other incredible newly announced guests include,
-Artist of Teen Titans, Superman and more, Brazilian Artist, Eddy Barrow;
-Writer of Mice Templar and the new Dark Horse Comic, Furious, Bryan JL Glass, and
– In a rare convention appearance, Caroll Spinney, best known for his roles as the Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch of Sesame Street, will be signing autographs and sketching at the ToonSeum booth during the Pittsburgh Comicon.
These are in addition to a guest list that already includes such talent as: Jim Steranko, George Perez, Jim Balent, Barry Kitson, Herb Trimpe, Mike McKone, Scott McDaniel, Michael Golden and a host of others. You can see a full list of guests at www.pittsburghcomicon.com and while you are checking out the Comicon website, make sure to check out the incredible Jim Steranko Captain America print that will be given away to 3 Day pass holders and get a look at the 2013 Pittsburgh Comicon T-Shirt with Superman art by George Perez.
And speaking of on-line activities, we have a contest currently running on Facebook….
The Prize: A Pittsburgh Comicon Stan Lee Signature Package
One CGC 9.8 Ultimate Spider-Man #1-Pittsburgh Comicon Edition, One 2009 Pittsburgh Comicon Program Book with COA, One X-Men Unlimited #1 with COA, and One Pittsburgh Comicon 2012 Staff Badge, all signed by Stan Lee.
How to Enter: Any NEW FOLLOWERS of our personal Facebook page ( www.facebook.com/pittsburgh.comicon ) (our FB page has been maxed out at 5000 friends for awhile now, but you can still follow it!!) or any NEW “LIKES” on our Facebook Event Page ( www.facebook.com/pages/Pittsburgh-Comicon/204633422905987 )
Between Now and Thursday, September 26th at 5:00 pm will be entered to win!!
One name will be chosen randomly, on Thursday Evening. (Sept. 26) We will contact the winner by Facebook, if the winner is going to be at the show, we’ll make arrangements for you to pick up your Prize there, if not we will send it to you.
I’m sure there will be more last minute news about Pittsburgh Comicon 2013, so stay tuned!!