ST. LOUIS – Neal Adams (“Batman,” “Green Lantern”, Rick Burchett (“Wonder Woman,” “The Flash”), Cullen Bunn (“Wolverine,” “Avenging Spider-Man”), Jorge Molina (“X-Men,” “Fear Itself”) and Chris Samnee (“Daredevil,” “Before Watchmen”) are among the leading comics creators scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, March 22-24 at America's Center. The collection of more than 85 talented artists and writers will also feature such luminaries as Tyler Kirkham (“Superboy,” “Teen Titans”), Gary Friedrich (“Ghost Rider,” “Monster of Frankenstein”), Freddie Williams II (“Green Arrow,” “Captain Atom”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”) and Michael Golden (“Hulk,” “Star Wars”).
Two Eisner Award Hall of Famers in
Adams and legend Stan Lee, two other Eisner winners (Burchett,
Freidrich) and four nominees (Bunn, Samnee, Chris Grine
(“Chickenhare”) and Matt Kindt (“JLA,” Agent of S.H.A.D.E.”)
will be on hand.
The stellar roster complements a celebrity lineup
with Laurie Holden, Billy Dee Williams, WWE® Superstar Randy Orton®,
Henry Winkler, James Marsters and Dean Cain
headlining. The event also features a variety of activities, exhibitors and
special attractions in the second event on Wizard World's expanded 2013
Additionally, all full price attendees will receive a free copy
of the Exclusive Variant Cover of ‘The Walking Dead #1 comic, illustrated by
Suydam, available only at Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con.
Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the
best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming,
television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.
Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con show hours are Friday, March 22, 3-8 p.m.;
Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.; and Sunday, March 24, 10 a.m. - 5
For more on the 2013 Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, visit
About Wizard World:
produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that
celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology,
toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and
TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments,
panels, and costume contests.
The full event schedule can be found at