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Press Release: Twice As Nice: Wizard World Announces New Spring Comic Con In New York City, May 6-7-8, 2011

[16 Jul 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Gareb Shamus, CEO of Wizard Entertainment, today announced the addition of a Spring event, Comic Con NYC, set for May 6-8, 2011, at the newly renovated Penn Plaza Pavilion in New York. This fall, the site will host its first Big Apple Comic Con, October 1-3, with Adam West, Mickey Rooney, Julia Jones and Mark Millar among the highlighted attendees, with many more to be announced.

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Press Release: Burt Ward Joins Adam West and Julie Newmar as Chicago Comic Con Guests!

[8 Jul 2010 | by | Comments Off]

It will be like a trip to the Batcave for “Batman” fans as Burt Ward, who played “Robin” in the original television series, makes his first trip to Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, August 19-22 at the Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. Ward, who was a huge hit at Anaheim Comic Con in April, joins Adam West (Batman) and Julie Newmar (Catwoman) as Chicago Comic Con guests from the popular program, which ran from 1966-68 and has lived on for decades in syndication.

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Wizard Entertainment Hosts “Buffyfest” – A Buffy the Vampire Slayer Event at New England Comic Con 2010

[7 Jul 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Wizard Entertainment is bringing six cast members from Buffy and Angel to their inaugural Wizard World New England Comic Con for an event dubbed “Buffyfest.” Wizard World’s New England Comic Con is happening October 15-17, 2010 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts. The Buffy franchise celebs currently scheduled to appear include James Marsters, Charisma Carpenter, Nicholas Brendon, Amber Benson, Clare Kramer and Mercedes McNab.

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Press Release: Patrick Stewart and William Shatner Together in Chicago

[29 Jun 2010 | by | Comments Off]

It is our great pleasure to announce that we are teaming up with the fine folks at Wizard World to co-present an amazing day of on-stage entertainment on the Saturday of their epic Chicago Comic Con (August 21, 2010). For us it is a return to the multi-property presentations we loved doing in the past and we know our fellow fans are going to be over the top excited to be in the front rows to witness some superstar on-stage appearances and events!

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Wizard World Philly 2010 Convention Report

[13 Jun 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Even though I moved to Philadelphia from Orlando just over two years ago, I had never gotten around to attending the Philadelphia Comic Con (typically referred to as “Wizard World Philly”). I had heard from those who had attended the convention for many years that it was on a bit of a downward spiral, and that attendance was dwindling. Perhaps