BOOM! Studios Heads to the Mile High City for Denver Comic Con
BOOM! Studios will exhibit at the 2015 Denver Comic Con (DCC). DCC will take place at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado during Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25, 2015.
BOOM!’s appearance will be highlighted by the attendance of Liz Prince and Evan Palmer, the creative team behind the publisher’s new comic series based on the Cartoon Network program, Clarence. The comic launches in June.
BOOM! and its imprints Archaia, KaBOOM!, and BOOM! Box can be found at Booth #629 and will also host artists Ian McGinty and Carey Pietsch all weekend.
McGinty and Pietsch are available to create custom illustrations for fans for $30.00 on blank sketch covers all weekend. Interested attendees can place their order at the booth and return later for pickup.
A DCC Exclusive, 11” x 17” card-stock print of Clarence (limited to 200) is available for free at the BOOM! booth with the purchase of any two Cartoon Network items. Fans can get it signed by Prince, Palmer, and Pietsch, the artist of the print!
BOOM! will have a DCC Exclusive variant of Lumberjanes #13 illustrated by Prince for purchase at its booth. Exclusive variants of Bravest Warriors #33 illustrated by McGinty and Peanuts #25 illustrated by Robert Pope (Batman: The Brave and the Bold) are available for purchase through DCC’s merchandise booth.
BOOM! will also host the following panels at Denver Comic Con:
Saturday, May 23
Push Fun Forward: The Importance of All-Ages Comics—All-ages comics are important now more than ever in helping to bring in new and lapsed readers, from practically every demographic. Join us as BOOM! Studios Associate Editor Whitney Leopard leads a discussion of the significance of all-ages comics—from what it has achieved thus far to what lies ahead—with creators Liz Prince (Tomboy, Clarence), Ian McGinty (Bravest Warriors, Munchkin), David Petersen (Mouse Guard), Tony Fleecs (IDW’s My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic), and Mike Kunkel (Herobear and the Kid).
Sunday, May 24
Spotlight on ‘Clarence’—Cartoon Network’s hit animated series about the happy-go-lucky and goofy nine-year-old Clarence Wendell comes to comics this June! Join KaBOOM! Associate Editor Whitney Leopard, writer Liz Prince (Tomboy), and illustrator Evan Palmer (Munchkin) as they talk about what to expect from this new series. Come out and play with us as we reveal a sneak peek at covers, interior artwork, and other behind-the-scenes goodness from the Clarence comics!