What better way to celebrate Spider-Man than with a special Variant edition of The Amazing Spider-Man, courtesy of Jesse James Comics?
Thanks to Jesse James Comics, we were able to give out special Variant Editions of The Amazing Spider-Man to some lucky Spider-Man fans!
Saturday at #phxcc! What are you doing today?
So much science! Phoenix Comicon is celebrating everything science with events all weekend. Check out PBS Digital Studios and the PBS Idea Channel panel on Saturday at 1:30, NASA Scientists at the FameLab International panel on Saturday at 4:30, and Phil Plait talking about Curiosity today at 3!
There’s a lot more going on - be sure to check out the Programming Guide and the website.
There’s even science happening around downtown! Tonight at 6pm the Arizona Science Center is hosting a Science Fiction TV Dinner with Farscape. It is free, but registration is required. Check out details here: http://csi.asu.edu/calendar/events/science-fiction-tv-dinner-farscape/
Come get your photo taken at the Free Photo Booth outside of the Exhibitor Hall! Our awesome Phoenix Comcion Photographers (ConTogs!) will be there throughout the convention! Find your photos at our Flickr: flickr.com/phxcc
Check out the Diversity Lounge at ! The Lounge is a great place to relax and meet up. Find information about issues on women, LGBTQ, people of color and disabled people in geek culture. Whatever your relationship to diversity is, we’d like to hear what you have to say!
Sheraton Hotel - Laveen Room
The Autograph Schedule is online! Take a look at it here: https://phoenixcomicon.com/page/81
If any last minute changes are made, this page will be updated. We will also have up to date signs posted in the Exhibitor Hall when you arrive on site to double check!
We love our friends at the Hyatt Regency PhoenixMake sure you check out all of the programming and events that are going on at the hotel. In addition to tabletop gaming happening all weekend, the Hyatt also has a brand new 8-hour long playlist filled with geektastic music and will be providing free Wi-Fi to everyone staying at the hotel. Have questions about what’s going on? We will also have an Info Desk at the Hyatt to help you out!
We are excited to welcome comic artist, writer, and character creator Scott Kolins to Phoenix Comicon! Creator of characters including Peek-a-Boo, Iron Maniac, Gear and Tar Pit. Scott is also known known for his work on titles including The Avengers, Omega Flight, The Flash, Superman/Batman, and BPRD: Night Train.
Who is excited for their Photo Ops? We’re improving the whole Photo Op experience by printing the photos immediately after you take the picture! It will only take a couple of minutes and you’ll get your physical photo before you leave the Photo Op area. We can also reprint physical photos for $10 per reprint on site, sell Photo Op tickets (if they’re still available!), reprint any tickets you need, and sell special event tickets for Comedy Mutant, One Man Star Wars and more!
The Photo Booth is located on the lower level of the Phoenix Convention Center right outside the main Exhibitor Hall.
The South Hall is going to be buzzing with activity this year during Phoenix Comicon! Make sure you stop by here first to pick up your Memberships at Registration.
The South Hall will also host our Youth Programming and Horror Programming, in addition to these special events:
• Art Room Sponsored by Jerry’s Artarama
• Phoenix Comicon’s Fright House, sponsored by Lady Luck Tattoo Phoenix
• Zombie Obstacle Course sponsored by Evil Dead The Musical: Mesa Arts Center
• Zombie Gauntlet by Battlefield Live Arizona
• The Department of Zombie Defense Defense Boot Camp
Phoenix Comicon is getting bigger every year, and for 2014 we are taking over 3rd Street! From Monroe to Washington, we’ll have an Outdoor Pavilion complete with Food Trucks, live music, the car show, live fighting demonstrations from the SCA, a Roller Derby bout and so much more!
Registration is in the South Hall of the Phoenix Convention Center! This is different from previous years. When you get on site first go to the South Hall to register and pick up your memberships whether you pre-purchased online, or are hoping to still purchase on site. A Phoenix Comicon Membership is needed to attend the convention and any special events like the Comedy Mutant Tour, One Man Star Wars, or Geek Prom.
If you are a volunteer, you will be checking in at the Hyatt Gilbert Room. Otherwise - go to the South Hall! Check out the Fright House, Kids Room, Battlefield Live Laser Tag event and more while you’re there!
Come share, discuss and squee over your favorite hotties in sci-fi/fantasy film and television today! Join in and vote for who will be crowned the hottest hotties of 2014 at the Squeefest 2014: 6-Packs, Gun, and Tight Buns Panel starting at 7pm on Friday evening, Room 125 AB.