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Representatives for author Frank Beddor announced that he will
be partnering with actor Nathan Fillion’s charity Kids Need to Read for a new
initiative. For every book sold by author Beddor at the upcoming Phoenix
Comicon (May 23-26), or ordered through his new Kickstarter campaign
(, he will
be donating one to the charity’s book drive.
“Frank has been a fixture at Phoenix Comicon since its
early years and has been at the intersection of realizing success and using
that success to the benefit of others for even longer,” says Matt Solberg,
Convention Director of Phoenix Comicon. 
“Getting kids to read will be successful through these
“We are so pleased to have Frank contribute in this
way,” said D...
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Phoenix Comicon Brings the Comics!

Phoenix Comicon is proud to announce Colleen Doran, Katie Cook, Annie Nocenti, Kevin Maquire, Mark Morales, Mark Greenawalt, Natali Sanders, Jolene Houser, Jenevieve Broomall, Michael Macropoulos, Scott Godlewski, Jim Hanna, and Marat Mychaels will be joining us for 2013.
“Our line up just gets more and more awesome. I can’t believe all the amazing talent from across the industry we have coming this year.” Marketing Director Jillian Squires

Colleen Doran is an illustrator who has worked for Lucas film, The Walt Disney Company, Marvel Comics, Image Comics, DC Comics, and many more. Her graphic novel series A Distant Soil, was listed among the 101 best graphic novels of all time, and has tens of thousands of readers as a webcomic. A Distant Soil has recently returned to Image Comic...

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The Indigenous Narrative Collective joins Phoenix Comicon 2013

Phoenix Comicon is proud to announce the Indigenous Narrative Collective will be joining us for 2013.
The Indigenous Narrative Collective is a group of Native American comic book writers, artists, designers, and creators dedicated to the creation of native American superheros and comic books. Guests representing the Indigenous Narrative Collective will be Ryan Huna, Theo Tso, Jacques La Grange, Marty Two Bulls, Arigon Starr and Janet Miner.

Ryan Huna is a member of the Colorado River Indian Tribes in Parker, AZ. He attended the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, NM and received his BFA from the University of Arizona in Tucson...

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Suzanne Young and Jon S. Lewis Join Phoenix Comicon 2013

Phoneix Comicon is proud to announce authors Suzanne Young and Jon S. Lewis will be joining 2013.

Suzanne Young is the author of  A Need So Beautiful, A Want So Wicked, and The Program. She currently lives in Tempe, Arizona, where she drafts novels on restaurant napkins while eating chimichangas. When not writing, Suzanne is a high school English teacher obsessed with books. Young with only be  attending PHXCC Saturday and Sunday.

Jon S. Lewis is the author of the CHAOS with Thomas Nelson. His new book, Domintion comes out in April 2013. Lewis is currently working on a variety of projects that include feature films, comic books, graphic novels, animated series, and a variety of philanthropic endeavors.

Phoenix Comicon is the signature pop culture experience of the southwest...

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Additional Babylon 5 cast members Join PHXCC 2013

You spoke, We heard, Here they are!

Phoenix Comicon is proud to welcome Peter Jurasik, Robin Atkin Downes, Jason Carter, Andrea Thompson, and Tracy Scoggins to Phoenix Comicon 2013.

“The Babylon 5 fans were very clear with us. They wanted more and here they are!” Convention Director Matt Sorberg

This is in addition to the previously announced guests including show creator J. Michael Straczynski, actors Walter Koenig, Jerry Doyle, Stephen Furst, Pat Tallman, Claudia Christian, Bill Mumy, Bruce Boxleitner, Julie Caitlin Brown, and Mira Furlan!

Babylon 5 ran for five seasons and includes six made for TV movies. It won multiple awards including: an Emmy for Special Visual Effects and two Hugo awards for Best Dramatic Presentation...

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