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4th Annual Downriver Comic & Collectors Show

“Hands of the City” Presents: DCCS 2019
Please join us!!!
Collectibles, Memorabilia and Souvenirs,
a truly unique “Comic & Collectors show. “
We have:
132 Vendor spaces:
Gamer rooms
Costume & Art Contests
Cool Cars
Concessions (Cheapest around)
and some of the lowest ticket prices of any 2-day Show.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.downrivercc.com/

Motor City Black Age of Comics 2018

MOTOR CITY BLACK AGE X
This is a Movement of Comic Book Creators, Publishers, Graphic Novelist of those that are under represented in the mainstream of the Comic Book and Animation industries. We will have Panel Discussions, Documentaries, Art , Writing and Publishing Work Shops… Live entertainment and much more… Oh did I forget! We will have Comic books, Graphic Novels , Animated Movies, Posters, T-shirts, and more of Super Heroes and Heroines of characters that look like you!!!! The Black Panther is just a scratch on the surface. “EXPERIENCE THE BLACK AGE”…

Events for the Week Oct 29th-Nov 4th

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Detroit Spook Show Halloween Sale

Numerous vendors will be converging to Hamtramck to sell the coolest of Halloween and horror related treasures at the first ever “Detroit Spook Show Halloween Sale”

Over 25 local and out-of-state vendors will be on hand selling unique and extensive variety of Halloween related treasures. Expect to find horror movies, comics, art, patches, buttons, toys, books, handmade crafts, home decor, jewelry, t-shirts, costumes, witchy wares, collectibles, props, and much more.”The Detroit Spook Show Halloween Sale” is the one stop destination for those looking for haunted home décor, supplies for a Halloween party, or additions to ever growing collections.

Events for the Week Oct 15th-21st

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MEGGAXP IV

Meggaxp and Experience Jackson are proud to be bringing MeggaXP IV to the Commonwealth Commerce Center on August 25th, 2018!!!!

There are still a LOT of details to work out, but here’s what we know so far:

Vendor Hall will be returning to the ORIGINAL location from MeggaXP I (first floor) and will be filled with over 40 vendors selling everything from art and buttons to posters and neck ties and more! Our vending hall is sure to have something for everyone!

Cosplay Contest – This year our cosplay contest is going to be bigger than ever, as are introducing a new wrinkle to the mix – – – the top 5 cosplays from EACH category will be selected by our panel of judges, and the AUDIENCE will VOTE for the winner! Prizes awarded for the winners!

Panels – This year we are working hard to bring the best panelists from the first THREE years together for the most comprehensive list of panels we’ve ever offered! Sure to have something for everyone!

Gaming Events:
Our gaming events are going to be bigger and better than ever, including:

Super Smash Bros. Melee Tournament – We are working hard to fly in some of the BEST players in the COUNTRY for MeggaMania, featuring a gigantic pot bonus (more to be revealed), an ALL NIGHT Friendlies area, singles, doubles, livestream and more!

Vintage Console Lounge – Once again our vintage console lounge will be making a return – over 2,000 games to choose from from the NES all the way up to the PS2!

Magic the Gathering – We will be running Magic the Gathering booster drafts all day, along with sealed, modern, commander, bounty types, and more! Plus we will have several vendors in the area selling singles and packs for your Magic needs!

Yu-Gi-Oh – We will be offering up a STACK of Booster Boxes for the winner of our main Yu-Gi-Oh tournament! More details to come!

Pokemon – For the 3rd straight year, we will have a Pokezone filled with Pokemon TCG, the DS game, Pokken Tournament, and more! Buy and sell thousands of Pokemon cards, take part in touranment play, and much more!

Warhammer – We will be offering up a NICE event for Warhammer this year – – – – more on that to be announced soon!

SO MANY MORE GAMING EVENTS TO BE ANNOUNCED – STAY TUNED!!!

Adult Lounge – The adult lounge is back and better than ever! More adult only panels, more bar trivia, more Cards Against Humanity audience games, and ADDITIONAL 18+ games this time around, drink specials, and even a WEIRD AL KARAOKE FEST!

Kid’s Zone – Our kid’s zone is going to be the biggest and best it’s ever been! More room to play, more things to do, facepainting, jumphouses, kid friendly video and board games, lifesize games, art contests, craft table, legos, and WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY more!!!!

Game Show Room – The Game Show Room is back, and better than ever! More rounds, more contestants, more games! Make sure to stop by!

And a few more FAVORITES from the past few years will be making returns…….

But you’ll have to WAIT TO SEE WHAT THOSE ARE!!!!Support your local geek events.

For more info, check out:
http://www.meggacon.com/
https://www.facebook.com/MeggaExperience

Events for the Week Aug 20th-26th

A Ren Faire, LARP event, Pop Culture con and a Gaming con are in store for you this week. Enjoy.

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Micah Solusod at Dokidokon 2018

Micah Solusod’s voice is featured in series such as Soul Eater (Soul Evans), Black Clover (Yuno), and Blood Blockade Battlefront (Black). On top of his awesome voice acting, he is an exceptional artist. We talk about the really cool series Blood Blockade Battlefront and his web series Ties that Bind. We also dive into manga artists that we like, concerts that we’ve been to, music that had an affect on us, and a whole lot more. Check out this interview that was a pleasure to conduct.

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Traditional Geek at JAFAX 2018

Traditional Geek can be found at numerous conventions throughout Michigan. I spoke with Katie and David about their awesome anime based pyrography, book binding, and etched glass artwork. Plus, a weird interruption occurred during the interview. Feel free to check out this interview to see a few examples of their slick art and wares.

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Monsters, Dragons & Creatures Art Workshop with Corinne Roberts

Join us at The Comic Signal on Friday, July 13, at 2 p.m. when our friend and local artist Corinne Roberts will host our next free art workshop to teach your kids how to draw monsters, dragons and other crazy creatures!

Corinne has written and illustrated multiple books, including “Trip to Trekka: A Travel Guide to a Vast Weird and Sometimes Dangerous Land” and “Imaginary Sea 1,2,3!” as well as the web comic/comic book “Out and About.” Along with her books, she illustrated the web-comic “Kitty Game” and the card game, Unreal Estate (which is available to purchase in our store!). You can learn more about Corinne’s work by visiting www.corinneroberts.net

Please note that this class is designed for ages 6 and up, and parents are asked to please plan to stay in the store with their children during the event.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/181312312701937/