New Reward: Kid Icarus-inspired Paintings by Brandon Kawashima
Local artist, and friend to Coast City Comics, Brandon Kawashima, has generously donated two watercolor paintings of characters from Nintendo's Kid Icarus! These are beautiful little paintings with great... Read more
New Reward: Bullseye Watercolor by Alex Maleev
You guys, this is so boss. We have an original watercolor painting of Bullseye from Alex Maleev! You may remember some of his work from collaborations with Brian Michael Bendis,... Read more
New Reward: Shoggoth Assembly Poison Ivy Mask!
Shoggoth Assembly, creators and purveyors of some of the most macabre masks you've ever seen, have been kind enough to donate a custom Poison Ivy mask to our cause! This... Read more
Here's what the shirt design is going to look like. The design will be on the chest. So cool!
Finalized Shirt Design
In any case, we've got the finalized shirt design from Ben Bishop! This thing is going to look so boss. Remember, this shirt is exclusive to... Read more
New Reward: Original Drawings from Ben Bishop!
That's right! Famed local artist Ben Bishop has generously donated the original drawing he used to create the Coast City Comicon 2012 poster! You can now own a little piece... Read more
Potential Guest and New Rewards!
We've got really exciting news! If we reach our Kickstarter goal, Bill Corbett, voice of MST3K's Crow T. Robot, will come to the convention! We really want this... Read more
Unofficial Rewards Update, Haunt ME Investigation
Well, we've gotten a real frenzy of backers already, which is great news! We're already past the $250 mark, which means Chad has to wear a luchador mask all... Read more
We're making a big push this weekend, so we want to offer some unofficial rewards to drum up some more backers. We are going to be doing some... Read more
New Reward: Late Night Pinball Session!
Hey. Hey, you. You like pinball? Meet outside the pinball room at 2:00 am. Come alone.
That's right, people! Dave Aceto, who helps run our weekly pinball tournaments at Coast... Read more
One Day Passes Are Now Available!
Good news, everyone! We're now offering one day passes! Now you're not out of luck if work will only give you Saturday off. Where you work is run by jerks,... Read more
New Reward: Original Art Package from Christian DiBari!
Today's new reward is a collection of original inked drawings from Coast City Comicon 2012 guest, Christian DiBari! This package includes an original sketch of The Punisher, one of Christian's... Read more
Guest Confirmed: Christian DiBari!
Christian DiBari, one of Top Cow's leading artists, has confirmed that he will be coming to the convention! You may recognize some of Christian's past works: The Crazies, Pilot Season... Read more
New Reward! Shirts designed by Tony Moore!
That's right folks. As it turns out, we have some of the shirts that Tony made for us from last year's convention, so we're putting them up as rewards for... Read more
New Reward: Shia LaBeouf's Comic Books!
That's right! Shia sent us a bunch of his books to put up as rewards on Kickstarter. We've got five copies of the book "Cyclical," a tense melodrama following the... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Becky Cloonan!
Becky Cloonan, longtime collaborator of Brian Wood's, has confirmed that she will be attending our convention! Becky's distinct style has graced a number of titles, including Demo (vols. I and... Read more
New Reward! Shia LaBeouf Commemorative Memorabilia
This is the item many of you have been waiting for. As you all know, we've been working with Shia LaBeouf over the past few weeks. He reached out to... Read more
New Reward! Zombie Jellyfish Plushies!
Yes. You read that correctly. We have some zombie jellyfish plushies that were generously donated to us by Tranifer's Wonky Critters! Tranifer specializes in handmade, original plushy figures that are... Read more
New Rewards! Custom Art and Portfolio Reviews from Alé Garza
Hey everyone! It's time for a new reward update! Alé Garza, current artist on Deadpool, is getting two reward tiers because he's offered to do two things for us:
The... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Alé Garza!
Alé Garza will be at the convention! You may recognize his art from titles like Supergirl, Teen Titans, Witchblade, and Batgirl, as well as a very... Read more
New Reward! Private Workshop with Daniel Way!
Well, it's a new day, which means it's time for a new reward! Daniel Way has very kindly offered to teach a private class/workshop on writing for comics. He'll go... Read more
New Rewards: Comic Book Script Reviews by Fred Van Lente and Alex Irvine!
This is a double-update because we've got two great new rewards unlocked!
Fancy yourself a comic book writer? Can't trust reviews and advice given by friends and family? (Face it,... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Fred Van Lente
Fred Van Lente has confirmed that he will be coming to our convention in November! This award-winning writer has worked on a ton of books, including Cowboys & Aliens, The Silencers,... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Daniel Way!
Daniel Way is coming to the convention! This guy has been writing Deadpool for the past four years! If that's not awesome enough, he also wrote Wolverine, Ghost Rider, Venom ... Read more
New Reward! Private Meet-and-Greet with Sean Murphy!
Hey, everyone! Remember the exciting news from yesterday, when I told you all the Sean Murphy was going to be coming to the convention?
Well, now we've got some more... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Sean Murphy!
Sean Murphy has confirmed that he will be attending our convention as a guest of honor! You may remember Sean's work on Grant Morrison's Joe the Barbarian, or his... Read more
New Reward! Prints by Ben Bishop
Ben Bishop has generously donated several prints of Half-Life 2-inspired art. Each 10" x 13" print has been signed and numbered by Ben. If you were at our recent Bleep Bloop... Read more
Confirmed Guest: Alex Irvine!
Alex Irvine, the creative mind behind titles like Iron Man: Rapture, Daredevil: Noir, Hellstorm: Son of Satan and the Marvel Avengers Alliancevideo game will be a guest... Read more