Wizard World, Inc. appoints John Macaluso to Chairman of the Board

NEW YORK, October 23, 2012 – The Wizard World, Inc. (WIZD) board of directors elected John Macaluso chairman of the board, effective October 10, 2012, succeeding Michael Mathews who is stepping down from the board to pursue his passion of early stage technology ventures.  Macaluso will continue to serve as the company’s Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Macaluso has overseen Wizard World’s impressive growth in its pop culture Comic Cons in 2012, including enjoying its most highly-attended and successful events in Philadelphia, Chicago and Columbus, Ohio...

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Kickstarter of the Week: Shadow of the Red Moon

SHADOW OF THE RED MOON is the sequel to the indie graphic novel sensation RED MOON and you can be a part of it! In 2010 the 200 page black and white (with spots of red) graphic novel RED MOON was revered by critics and fellow creators alike. It was listed as “Certified Cool” in Diamond’s Previews, Booklist Magazine gave it a “Starred Review”, it was voted one of the top graphic novels for teens by the School Library Association, outstanding reviews by such notables in the comic world as Broken Frontier, Ain’t It Cool News, Christian Slade (creator of the Korgie series) and John Reppion and Leah Moore (Wild Girl, The Trial of Sherlock Holmes and The Complete Alice in Wonderland)...

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Ray Park Of ‘Star Wars: Episode I’ Added To Wizard World Austin Comic Con Lineup This Weekend

Popular Guest Portrayed “Darth Maul”; Joins Sir Patrick Stewart, WWE® Superstar CM Punk®, Eliza Duskhu, Michael Rooker, ‘Star Trek: TNG’ Reunion At Austin Convention Center

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas, October 23, 2012 – Ray Park, who portrayed “Darth Maul” in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, has been added to the roster of celebrities attending Wizard World Austin Comic Con, Friday through Sunday at Austin Convention Center.  He will join stars like Sir Patrick Stewart, WWE® Superstar CM Punk®, Eliza Dushku and Michael Rooker at the event.

A hugely popular Wizard World guest, Park will attend all three days.  He will sign autographs, meet fans, pose for photo ops and conduct an interactive Q&A.

Park got his start as an actor and a stuntman in minor roles dur...

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Greatest Birthday Giveaway Reminder

Don’t forget to check out our giveaway! We’re adding new prizes and new ways to earn entries every single day! In fact, Katrina brought back some seriously awesome prizes from Wizard World Ohio! If we can get up to 100 entries, she’ll post another sneak peek at one of the prize packs over on our Facebook page. Trust us, she brought back some really good stuff.

To save you the trouble of searching:

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Newest Character Unleashed In Elvatron Chronicles #3

Publisher: Spy Hunter Comics
Story & Art: Andy Bohn
Cover: Andy Bohn & Brandon G. James

Available: 11/03/12            Price: $3.00

Once thought to be nothing more than a fairy tale, the mages have returned to Arsaria and have brought with them enough trouble to last another hundred years. Elvatron has gone missing and the hunt to find him has begun. The first of the people to be  interrogated about Elvatron’s whereabouts are the peaceful nomads of Arsaria, the ones called the Runners.

With each day the new power is in place, the darkness continues to swallow up the light. Will the Runners be able to escape the new army of King Ossus, or will they be wiped from the land like the mages from legend?

Elvatron Chronicles #3 will debut on the weekend of November 3rd at the Tu...

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