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New York Wintercon Dec 5-6 in Queens, NY

Discussion in 'FanForce Conventions' started by Death Star Warrior, Dec 1, 2015.

  1. Death Star Warrior

    Death Star Warrior Jedi Youngling

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    Nov 27, 2015
    I found out about a convention happening in New York City. Four Boba Fett actors are supposed to be there.

    Here's the press release:

    COMICS, CELEBS, COSPLAY & MORE AT NY WINTERCON IN QUEENS!
    Queens' own comic convention at brings fans, artists, celebrities, dealers together in one glorious weekend!
    Big Apple Con and Eternal Con have combined to bring NYC's newest and most exciting comic book/sci-fi convention back to Queens! NY Winter Con Comic and Sci-Fi Expo comes to Resorts World Casino on December 5 & 6, 2015!
    Hundreds of dealer tables will be selling comics, toys, collectibles, DVDs, posters, t-shirts, accessories, action figures, celebrity photos, art, and the million other items that draw fans of comic books, science fiction, fantasy, and pop culture. This is a perfect opportunity to pick up that rare and special gift for that geeky friend or loved one for the holidays!
    There will also be special programming, panel discussions, performances, and of course, a massive cosplay contest judged by Yaya Han!
    Sunday is Kids' Day, with special programming and $8 tickets for all kids. The Girl Scouts of America will be there all weekend with special activities designed to help kids unlock their creative potential through comic books.
    The guest lineup includes:
    Star Wars
    Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett, Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi)
    Daniel Logan (Boba Fett, Attack of the Clones)
    John Morton (Tailguner Dak, Empire Strikes Back)
    Dicky Beer (Boba Fett stuntman, Return of the Jedi)
    Taylor Gray (Ezra Bridger, “Star Wars Rebels”)
    Captain Zorikh (Jedi Junkies)
    Sci-fi TV and movies
    Nichelle Nichols (Lt. Uhura, “Star Trek”)
    Michael Biehn (Terminator, Aliens)
    Linda Harrison (Nova, Planet of the Apes)
    Michael Wright (V).
    Power Rangers and Godzilla
    Austin St. John (Jason the Red Ranger, Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers)
    Tsugutoshi Komada (Jet Jaguar, Godzilla vs. Megalon)
    Haruo Nakajima (the original Godzilla, in his first convention appearance!)
    Pro wrestling legends
    Mick Foley
    King Kong Bundy
    Tito Santana
    Santa Claus
    Cosplay
    YaYa Han (Heroes of Cosplay)
    501st Legion
    Empire Saber Guild
    Mandalorian Mercs
    NY Cosplay Network
    Detty Cosplay
    Comics
    Neal Adams
    Rich Buckler
    James O'Barr (The Crow)
    Billy Tucci (Shi, Sgt Rock)
    Pat Broderick (Firestorm, Micronauts)
    Arlen Schumer (The Silver Age of Comic Book Art)
    Sean Chen
    Brian Kong
    Dave Dorman
    Soo Lee
    Dave Fox
    Brandon Montclaire
    Tommy Chu
    Rodney Ramos
    Powersmith Studio
    Zebra Girl
    John Aleksey
    Starlight Sparkles
    James Mascia
    Derwin Roberson
    Silvertongue 30xx
    Dinnerforest Rex
    Tom Travers
    Carmine St. Comics
    Frank Cassuto
    Amit Chauhan, Andrew Vade, Crees Lee
    Alex Stone
    3D printing by Mucky Chris
    Destiny Studios
    Bit Happens
    Valentine Fine Arts
    Rose Catherine Khan
    Shanequa Thompson
    Rose Lux
    Michael Dolce
    Lethal Ware
    Ben Kahn
    Joseph Grau's Hyperspace Pictures
    Geek Depot
    Moyo and Heirofglee illustrations
    Joshua Moreira Art
    Art of Melush
    Loaded Barrel Studios
    Destiny Studios
    Allied Renaissance Kinship
    Kira Scarlett
    Sono
    Hon Bun Leong

    Michelle Witchipoo
    ..and more TBA!

    There will be something for everyone, so don't miss it!
    WHAT: New York Wintercon Comic Book & Sci-Fi Expo
    WHERE: Resorts World Casino 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11420
    WHEN: December 5-6, 2015
    Admission:
    Saturday: $25 adults, $15 kids
    Sunday $20 adults, $8 kids
    Two-day pass: $40 adults, $20 kids
    VIP package: $85
    Website: http://www.nywintercon.com
    Contact: frank@eternalcon, mikecarbo@gmail.com, captainbigapple@yahoo.com