Zapp Con 2022

Zapp Comics’ very own Zapp Con made its triumphant return on September 10, 2022 after the Wayne comic book shop’s fourth event was rescheduled due to the pandemic. For an affordable $10 entry fee, attendees were able to experience all of this convention’s amazing features including an Artist Alley, retro gaming challenges, all-day panel programming,Continue reading “Zapp Con 2022”

Garden State Comic Fest: Winter Fest 2022

Garden State Comic Fest is New Jersey’s coolest comic con and it kicked off 2022 with ‘Winter Fest’ at the Rockaway Townsquare Mall on February 5 & 6. Last year their Winter Edition show was the first in the area to safely bring back in-person comic cons and this year’s event continued the tradition ofContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest: Winter Fest 2022”

Garden State Comic Fest (Six Flags Great Adventure 2021)

The Garden State Comic Fest Great Adventure Edition returned for Labor Day Weekend 2021 (September 4 & 5) at Six Flags in Jackson, NJ! Located in the Metropolis / Movietown section of the amusement park, fans were able to get a taste of what Garden State Comic Fest’s all about with comic book & collectiblesContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest (Six Flags Great Adventure 2021)”

The Legendary Art Show (2021 Debut)

Where else besides The Legendary Art Show could you find Sean Chen, Keith Williams, Scott Hanna, Chris Batista, Khoi Pham, and dozens of other artists under one roof for a one-day original art event? Sponsored by the Art and Fashion Institute (Scott Hanna & Pamela Ptak) and organized by the people who brought you theContinue reading “The Legendary Art Show (2021 Debut)”

Dewey’s Comic City Presents Free Comic Book Day 2021

On August 14, Dewey’s Comic City in Dover, NJ celebrated the 20th anniversary of Free Comic Book Day in a huge way with not only dozens of official FCBD titles but with over 20 comic book creators to meet fans all day long! With free autographs and even free sketches from artists, this 10am-5pm eventContinue reading “Dewey’s Comic City Presents Free Comic Book Day 2021”

Garden State Comic Fest 2021

Garden State Comic Fest has finally returned for their main event, this time at The Mills At Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth, NJ! From June 4-6, New Jersey’s Coolest Comic Con filled the old Century 21 department store with nearly 150 booths consisting of various vendors, comic book artists, and media guests like Loren LesterContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest 2021”

Zenescope Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con

Zenescope Entertainment turns 15 years old this month and that calls for a celebration! Held online between June 18-20, Zenescope’s special Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con was live-cast across Facebook, YouTube, and Twitch and featured some of their favorite writers, artists, and editors who have worked on their various action, fantasy and horror titles (many ofContinue reading “Zenescope Crystal Anniversary Virtual Con”

Suffolk Comic & Art Expo (Fall 2019)

Just six months after its second show, Suffolk Comic & Art Expo was back with a third show featuring an Artist Alley comprised of over 80 creators & 40 vendors for an epic day at the Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood, NY. On Saturday, October 26, special guests like Adam Kubert, Jim Steranko, ArtContinue reading “Suffolk Comic & Art Expo (Fall 2019)”

Zapp Con 3 – Wayne, NJ (March 30, 2019)

Bigger & better than ever, Zapp Con is back! For their third convention, comic book shop Zapp Comics hosted nearly 50 special guests, hundreds of comic book long boxes, multiple panels, retro arcade challenges, mystery boxes, collectibles, cosplay, and more! Although con hours were from 9am to 7pm, there were a limited number of EarlyContinue reading “Zapp Con 3 – Wayne, NJ (March 30, 2019)”

Middletown Comic Show 2019

For one day only at the Middletown Arts Center in New Jersey, the Middletown Comic Show hosted dozens of vendors specializing in comic books, toys, trading cards, and more! From 10am to 4pm, the show’s owners Stan Kalucki & AJ Blair packed the day with hourly door prizes (ranging from tickets to Garden State ComicContinue reading “Middletown Comic Show 2019”

Fanfaire NYC 2019

Fanfaire NYC is an annual 2-day festival brought to you by Manhattan’s very own High School of Art & Design. Over 100 artists & vendors appeared at the School from February 16-17, 2019. Alumni guests included Neal Adams (Class of ’59), Art Spiegelman (Class of ’65), Larry Hama (Class of ’67), and Michael Maddi… as wellContinue reading “Fanfaire NYC 2019”