Sweet 16! Wizard World Comic Con Adds Reno, Nevada, As Sixteenth Event On 2014 Schedule, November 21-23, At Reno-Sparks Convention Center

World’s
Largest Pop Culture Convention Series Expands To Nevada For the First
Time, Becomes Eighth New 2014 Event; ‘Boondock Saints’ stars Norman
Reedus, Sean Patrick Flanery, David Della Rocco First Celebrities
Announced

RENO, Nev.,  – Wizard World, Inc.
(OTCBB: WIZD), the world’s largest pop culture convention series, today
announced the addition of Reno, Nev., to the 2014 calendar of its
already largest Comic Con Tour. Wizard World Reno Comic Con,
slated for November 21-23 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, becomes
the 16th event on next year’s schedule and the first ever produced by
Wizard World in Nevada.

Norman Reedus of “The Walking Dead” and fellow Boondock Saints stars Sean Patrick Flanery and David Della Rocco
are the first celebrities to commit to the event, which will feature
additional top-level celebrities for autographs, photo ops and panel
programming.  Thousands of fans, many cosplaying as their favorite
characters, will also enjoy meeting superstar comics creators and
celebrating the best in TV and movies, pop-fi, sci-fi, video and table
gaming, toys, original art, collectibles, contests and everything pop
culture.

Reno is the eighth new market scheduled for the 2014
tour, joining Sacramento, Calif. (March 7-9, Sacramento Convention
Center); Louisville, Ky. (March 28-30, Kentucky International Convention
Center); Minneapolis (May 2-4, Minneapolis Convention Center); Atlanta
(May 30-June 1, Georgia World Congress Center); San Antonio (Aug. 1-3,
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center); Richmond, Va. (Sept. 12-14,
Greater Richmond Convention Center) and Tulsa, Okla. (Nov. 7-9, Cox
Business Center).

Eight cities from the 2013 schedule return next
year: Portland, Ore. (Jan. 24-26, Oregon Convention Center); New
Orleans (Feb. 7-9, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center); St. Louis (April
4-6, America’s Center); Philadelphia (June 19-22, Pennsylvania
Convention Center); Chicago (Aug. 21-24, Donald E. Stephens Convention
Center); Nashville, Tenn. (Sept. 26-28, Music City Center); Austin,
Texas (Oct. 2-4, Austin Convention Center); and Columbus, Ohio (Oct.
31-Nov. 2, Greater Columbus Convention Center).

About Wizard World:
Wizard
World (OTCBB: WIZD) 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.

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