The WORLD'S BIGGEST Free Comic Book Day Event just got bigger.CAPE! 2, Comic and Pop-Culture Expo, has grown to big for just one day andone event. On Friday May 5, Zeus Comics and Toys hosts their award winningGay and Lesbian Mixer featuring comic artists and writers such as GailSimone, Bryan Hitch, Marc Andreyko, Lea Hernandez and RobertoAquirre-Sacasa.
Then on Saturday May 6, CAPE! 2 is hosted by Zeus Comics and Toys,PvPOnline.com, Fanboy Radio and newcomer Popsyndicate.com. This elite teamof comic experts joins forces once again to bring North Texas a bigger andbetter Comic and Pop-Culture Expo (CAPE!), than last year – it's the biggestFree Comic Book Day event of the year.
With a guest list of over 63 comic book artists and writers which includesGail Simone, Bryan Hitch, Tony Bedard, Larry Dixon, Brian Denham, Some BigLumberjack, Andy Lee, William Rodriguez, Cal Slayton, Jason Chalker, ViperComics, Ian Shaughnessy, James O'Barr, Jason Salsbury, Scott Kurtz, TikiColadas, Ben Dunn, Josh Howard, Lea Hernandez, Marc Andreyko, JamesKochalka, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and many more, CAPE! 2 is going to be thebiggest Free Comic Book Day event in the World! For a complete list ofguests go to www.zeuscomics.com.
Wrapping up the weekend festivities is the incredible Live Art Show hostedby Fanboy Radio featuring Atlanta brush painter Andy Lee, animator/musicianturn comic artist Jim Lujan and Dallasites Brock Rizy, Kristian Donaldsonand Kahlid Robertson. Come meet the artist and bid on their work aseverything they do is going under the gavel to raise money for CAPE! 3.
This year the mayor of Dallas has honored CAPE! with a proclamation namingSaturday May 6th Free Comic Book Day in the City of Dallas! Theproclamation gives special recognition to CAPE! as an event that helpspromote comic book awareness.
CAPE! 2: Son of CAPE! place at Zeus Toys and Comics, Turtle Creek Village,3878 Oaklawn Ave, Suite 100E, Dallas, TX 75219 on Saturday, May 6th, 2006from 10am – 5pm coincides with the Free Comic Book Day events taking placeall over the world. Scott Hinze of Fanboy Radio will M.C. the all-day raffleas well as the entire days CAPE! festivities which allows fans a chance tointeract with top creators in the comic industry, get sketches, talk comicsand pick up some fantastic free goodies including 300 gift bags just forchildren filled with comics and more!
The all day, indoor/outdoor, event promises to be unlike anything the Dallasarea has seen before. "We'll have plenty of free comics, movie posters,t-shirts, and prizes and folks will have the opportunity to hang with someof the finest people in the comic book industry," Says Richard Neal, ZeusComics and Toys owner. "Free comics and fun. I can't think of a better wayto spend the day."
For more information on CAPE please visit www.zeuscomics.com or call Zeuscomics at 214-219-TOYS.