Official Press Release
Kapow! Comic Con is offering one lucky winner the opportunity to have their artwork and design used as the front cover of the Kapow! brochure (A5). Kapow! Comic Con, taking place at the London Business Design Centre on April 9th & 10th, is bringing the San Diego Comicon experience to these shores.
This exclusive competition will get your work in front of more than 10,000 people walking through the Kapow! Comic Con doors over the weekend, including representatives from the biggest UK and US publishers and Hollywood agents and producers all on the lookout for new talent.
The unrivalled guest list of comic talent includesÂ Jonathan Ross,Â Frankie Boyle, Stewart LeeÂ andÂ Noel Clarke,Â who all contribute to UK news-stand magazine CLiNT, and will be signing comics and taking part in panel discussions.Â John Romita Jr.Â (Kick-Ass),Â Dave GibbonsÂ (Watchmen),Â Frank QuitelyÂ (Batman),Â Leinil YuÂ (Secret Invasion),Â Bryan HitchÂ (The Ultimates, The Authority)Â Mark MillarÂ (Kick-Ass, Civil War) and many, many more will all be signing autographs, speaking on panels and giving exclusive previews of upcoming works.
Other events in addition to portfolio reviews, signings and panels include the first everÂ Stan Lee AwardsÂ with Stan himself explaining,Â “this is a fantastic platform to reward the cream of comic book talent for all their creativity and imagination throughout 2010, which has brought us so much entertainment and inspiration”Â on Saturday 9thÂ April,Â andÂ Jonathan Ross’Â Comic Pro vs. Fan Quiz. Both of these events will be streamed online, and Kapow! attendees will be amongst the first in the world to get an exclusive sneak peek at upcoming comics, movie blockbusters and hit TV shows from the biggest publishers and studios in the world.
With the Hollywood movie and TV guest list being announced on 14thÂ February 2011, this is a star-studded line up to reflect the excitement and the talent involved in the biggest year for comic book movies so far.
To enter the competition for your design to appear on the Kapow! brochure front cover simply email a PDF of your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading ‘Kapow! front cover’. The winner will be contacted by Kapow! in early March.
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