The creators have arrived. The booth is nearly done. And the fans are waiting to get in to the first night of the 2013 Phoenix Comic Con. This year promises to be very special with Avatar bringing a host of fantastic talent to the show. Absolution creator Christos Gage, Crossed Wish You Were Here writer Si Spurrier, and the entire Uber creative team of Kieron Gillen and Caanan White are headlining the convention. Each will be signing comics, talking about their projects, and trading barbs as they entertain fans at this year’s show.
If you aren’t able to get out to the desert for the show, you can still participate by following Rich Johnston’s updates on www.bleedingcool.com and you can order the limited edition exclusives here – http://www.comcav.com/cart/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=179_343
Avatar welcomes our special guests to Phoenix Comicon for what is sure to be a huge comic book party. With superstar artists and writers in attendance, we are looking forward to spending time with the fans and introducing everyone to the exciting new projects on the horizon. Join us in welcoming these fantastic creators!
Simon Spurrier – Crossed Wish You Were Here, Crossed Badlands, Crossed Annual, and other big upcoming Avatar special projects!
Christos Gage – Absolution, Absolution Rubicon, Crossed Badlands, and big new projects coming soon!
Kieron Gillen – writer of Uber and several new upcoming Avatar projects!
Caanan White – hot new artist on Uber!
Rich Johnston – internet rablerouser, Bleeding Cool guru, and host of the Bleeding Cool Fan Awards.
Rich Johnston has been making a list and checking it twice. In just a few short days, the live ceremony to reveal this year’s winners of the Bleeding Cool Fan Awards will be held at the Phoenix Comicon. The always controversial awards and winners are voted on by the readers of Bleeding Cool and you never know what will happen at the reception. Fans who are attending Phoenix Comicon are invited to share in the mayhem as the winners are announced. In addition to the award festivities, BOOM! Studios is sponsoring the event and will be handing out copies of an Exclusive Adventure Time comic book to those in attendance. What time is it? Bleeding Cool Fan Awards time!
The Phoenix Comicon is this weekend and Avatar Press will be there in style! Every year the fans at Phoenix show us why that show is one of the biggest and fastest growing comic conventions in the US. This year we’re bringing a special treat to the fans who have supported Avatar projects by having the first signing of both the writer and artist of the hit new series Uber. Kieron Gillen and Caanan White will be signing comics and talking about their work on the book that is revolutionizing super soldier fiction.
And in addition to picking their brains, there will be a whole mess of Uber related exclusives and collectibles. You can see all the Phoenix Comicon Avatar exclusives here: http://www.comcav.com/cart/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=179_343