Looking for something fun & excited to do with the family this holiday season? Grab your camera, pull out those costumes and dress up as your favorite superhero and head to the Wizard World Reno Comic Con on November 21-23 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center! Indulge the kids by joining forces with other fans while taking advantage of some amazing photo opportunities with some of their favorite characters!
First time? Below are three basic tips to help you get started:
Participate. Ask questions. If you go to a panel, follow your curiosity and speak up when the opportunity arises.
Enjoy your line experiences. Unfortunately lines are an unavoidable part of the fun. Enjoy them for what they are! Take the time to meet other like-minded fans while taking plenty of fun pictures to create memories that will last a lifetime.
Enjoy the crazy spectacle of it & have fun. You’ll find plenty to do at Comic-Con. Instead of feeling overwhelmed, take a few minutes each day to just look around. Enjoy various food stands, and one-on-one opportunities as the show unfolds.
The Biggest Little City in the World” has a big new attraction, as Wizard World announced the addition of Reno, Nevada, as the 16th show on its 2014 Comic Con calendar. Wizard World will host Reno Comic Con, November 21-23, 2014, at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
Norman Reedus of “The Walking Dead,” fellow Boondock Saints stars Sean Patrick Flanery and David Della Rocco, and “Green Power Ranger” Jason David Frank were 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.
Other celebrities to signup are Manu Bennett of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” and “Arrow,” Jon Bernthal of “The Walking Dead,” Michael Rooker of “The Walking Dead,” William Shatner of “Star Trek,” Kevin Sorbo od “Hercules.” Jewel Staite of “Firefly”; “Serenity”; “Stargate: Atlantis”; and “Warehouse 13,” and Sara Underwood Host of “Attack of the Show!”
A slew of artists and creators have also signed on, including, Neal Adams, Tom Cook, Michael Golden, Bob Hall, Greg Horn, Kevin Maguire, Pop Mhan, Phil Ortiz, Arthur Suydam, B. Alex Thompson, and Renee Witterstaetter.
General Admission tickets start at $35 in advance for Friday, with a 3 day pass for only $75. Special VIP tickets are also available starting at $199 for the 3 days, which include special early admission, Lithographs, CGC Comic, and can also include experiences with celebrities.