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CBLDF deputy director Alex Coxreveals the untold history of magazine comics, reviewing the impact of publications from Warren, Marvel, Heavy Metal, National Lampoon, and more!
Panelists Derryl De Priest (VP global brand marketing and G. Joe historian from Hasbro), Mark Morse (director of global marketing and franchise development for Masters of the Universe from Mattel), and Josh Mast(producer on In the 1960s and ’70s, publishers fled from spinner racks to magazine stands to escape the bounds of the Comics Code Authority.
Panelists show you how you can get in on all the cosplaying fun, even if you’ve never sewn before in your life, and demonstrate that you don’t need to be an expert to make a great costume!
Meet some of the Bongo and United Plankton artists and writers (Ian Boothby and Jacob Chabot) who tickle your four-color funny bones and find out what’s in stores in the months to come!
Come see what the Transformers characters are up to as you are entertained with sneak peeks of the all new Activision video game trailers, IDW comic prints, and other special surprises.
Pasquale Piro (eighth-grade teacher, father of two) moderates a panel of teachers and parents discussing the challenges of and methods for instilling a sense of self-confidence and positivity in young geeks.
The comi Xologist podcast hosts Kara Szamborski and Matt Kolowski are hitting the road to help everyone find their next favorite comic book!