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(26 September, 2016) – Titan Comics are excited to announce that writer Christa Faust (Money Shot, Nightmare on Elm Street), Triggerman co-writer Matz & Hard Case Crime founder Charles Ardai will be unveiling Titan’s new Hard Case Crime comics at New York Comic-Con this October 6 – 9!

Hard Case Crime is the leading publisher of hardboiled crime novels, publishing the giants in the genre: Stephen King, Michael Crichton, Lawrence Block, Mickey Spillane, Ed McBain, Donald E. Westlake, James M. Cain and Max Allan Collins, whose best-selling Quarry series was adapted for TV by Cinemax in September to rave reviews.

An all-new line of crime comics, Titan’s Hard Case Crime kicks off wit...

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It’s been a while since I attended a convention and came home to tell all of you about it, but that’s just what’s happening now. This past Saturday, I packed up a bag and headed over to Jackson, Michigan to attend the 2nd ever MeggaXP. Quick note here…it’s called MeggaXP now but in its first year, it went by Megacon. The good folks down in Florida didn’t love that so a name change happened.  Now…back to what I was saying!

I arrived around 9am and was surprised to see a line outside in the rain. VIP ticket holders were supposed to be allowed in at 9am. I popped to the front of the line, headed to the door, and noticed immediately that people were scrambling to still be setting up...

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Edmonton Expo adds Christian Slater and more to 2016 line up

Press Release

Expo to celebrate 5th Anniversary September 23-25; one of the fastest growing pop culture events of its kind in the country

 Teen heartthrob turned Golden Globe Winner, Christian Slater, will appear at the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo this year. He is currently starring as the mysterious hactivist title character in the USA series Mr.Robot, which picked up the ‘Best Television Series – Drama’ award at the Golden Globes this year after just one season and earned Slater a ‘Best Supporting Actor (Series or Television Movie)’ nod. Slater’s film career has spanned 4 decades: Heathers, True Romance, Interview with a Vampire, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, and more.

He will be joined by two actors currently starring in hit comic-based TV shows: Elizabeth Henstridge (Marvel’s ...

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“Firefly” Alumni Sean Maher To Attend Grand Rapids Comic-Con

Sean Maher is well known to television and film audiences for his role as ‘Dr. Simon Tam’ in Joss Whedon’s featureSerenity. The film was based on the critically acclaimed TV series “Firefly”.
He moved to Los Angeles after landing the coveted title role in the FOX drama “Ryan Caufield: Year One.” Upon the cancellation of that series Maher secured a holding deal with FOX and collaborated with the network on the well loved series “Party Of Five” as well as Darren Star’s “The $treet”. Additional TV credits include “The Mentalist”, “Human Target,” and “Warehouse 13”.294c7db9-7d79-44d7-bdce-1794c5b977c1
In 2011 while playing closeted gay man Sean Beasely in 1960s Chicago on NBC’s provocative “The Playboy Club” Maher used the role as a platform to come out publicly as a gay man himself...
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Harvey Award Winners

downloadHarvey Kurtzman Hall of Fame Award: Al Jaffee

Harveys’ Hall of Fame: Carl Barks

Best Syndicated Strip or Panel: BLOOM COUNTY, Berkeley Breathed, Universal Uclick

Best Online Comics Work: BATTLEPUG, Mike Norton

Best American Edition of Foreign Material: Tie: TWO BROTHERS, Dark Horse Books and CORTO MALTESE: BEYOND THE WINDY ISLES, IDW Publishing

Best New Series: PAPER GIRLS, Image Comics

Best Original Graphic Publication for Younger Readers: LUMBERJANES, BOOM! Box/BOOM! Studios

Best Graphic Album Previously Published: THE LESS THAN EPIC ADVENTURES OF TJ AND AMAL, Iron Circus Comics

Special Award for Excellence in Presentation: PEANUTS: A TRIBUTE TO CHARLES M. SCHULZ, Scott Newman, KaBOOM!/BOOM! Studios

Best Domestic Reprint Project: CRIMSON VOL. 1, BOOM! Studios

Best Cover Artist: Fiona S...

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