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Wizard World Richmond Comic Con Brings Stars of Walking Dead, Buffy, Hobbit, and MUCH More to RVA

Posted by: brad – Jun 18, 2014

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Richmond's nerd-cred is about to sky rocket, and we have the Wizard World Richmond Comic Con to thank.

You ready for this list of speakers at the event scheduled for September 12-14?

the Walking Dead:
Steve Yeun
Michael Rooker

From Buffy The Vampire Slayer:
James Marsters
Eliza Dushku

And the Hobbit:
Manu Bennet

Firefly:
Alan Tudyk

Reservoir Dogs:
Michael Madsen

Ghostbusters:
Ernie Hudson

The Incredible Hulk:
Lou Ferrigno

Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers:
Jason David Frank

Attack of the Show:
Sara Underwood

The Boondock Saints:
Sean Patrick Flanery
David Della Rocco

WWE Superstars:
Batista
Hall of Famer Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat™

Alright, Ima let ya'll pick your jaws up off the floor before I continue.

The event is 11th of 16 events scheduled in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. and it will take over the Greater Richmond Convention Center just in time for the weather to be decent.

You'll also see comic book artists/creators including:

Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”)
Ethan Van Sciver (“Green Lantern,” “Flash”)
Kevin Eastman (Co-Creator, “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”)
Kevin Maguire (“Justice League,” “Batman Confidential”)
John Tyler Christopher (“Amazing Spider-Man,” “X-Men”)
Michael Golden (“Hulk,” “Star Wars”)
Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”)
Greg Horn (“Guardians of the Galaxy,” “The Avengers”)

Expect celebrity Q&A's, the Wizard World Film Festival, comics-themed sessions, a costume contest, movie screenings, evening parties and more.

Sunday, Sept. 14, is also Kids Day, with an array of activities and programming specially designed for the younger Wizard World fans.

For tickets and more info, check out http://www.wizardworld.com/home-richmond.html

Words by BK

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