Official Press Release
The WORLD'S BIGGEST Free Comic Book Day Event just got bigger. CAPE 3, Comic and Pop-Culture Expo, is back. Coming to you on Saturday May 5, CAPE 3 is hosted by Popsyndicate.com, 2006 Eisner winner PvPOnline.com and 2006 Eisner winner Zeus Comics. This elite team of comic experts joins forces once again to bring North Texas a bigger and better Comic and Pop-Culture Expo (CAPE!), than last year ? it's the biggest Free Comic Book Day event of the year.
With an ever expanding list of guest comic book artists and writers which includes Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Gail Simone, David Mack, Mike Huddleston, Scott Kurtz, Tony Bedard, Jose Villarubia, Jamie S Rich, Jim Mahfood, Lea Hernandez, Kristin Donaldson, Brian Denham, Some Big Lumberjack, Marc Andreyko, Jeffery Stevenson, Aaron Wilson, Lisa Jonte, Two Lumps, The Pet Professional, Richard Dominquez, Jim Lujan, Tiffany Ross, Cal Slayton, David Hopkins and many more, CAPE 3 is going to be the biggest Free Comic Book Day event in the World! For a complete list of guests go to www.capeday.com.
CAPE 3 also coincides with the release of Spider-Man 3 (the same weekend)! Our first CAPE superhero costume contest will garner lots of entrants and be judged by well-known local comic fans. We?ll also have Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, one of the top Spider-Man comic writers, on hand to discuss the Spider-Man phenomenon and judge the Spider-Man category. Come dressed as your favorite comic book character and win fabulous prizes.
CAPE 3: Bride of CAPE takes place at Zeus Toys and Comics, Turtle Creek Village, 3878 Oaklawn Ave, Suite 100E, Dallas, TX 75219 on Saturday, May 5th, 2007 from 10am ? 5pm coincides with the Free Comic Book Day events taking place all over the world. The Break Room podcast will M.C. the all-day raffle as well as the entire days CAPE festivities which allows fans a chance to interact with top creators in the comic industry, get sketches, talk comics and pick up some fantastic free goodies including 5,000 free comics!
The all day, indoor/outdoor, event promises to be unlike anything the Dallas area 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 some of the finest people in the comic book industry,? Says Richard Neal, Zeus Comics and Toys owner. ?Free comics and fun. I can?t think of a better way to spend the day.?
CAPE would not be possible with the generosity of its sponsors: Korn Bowdich& Diaz LLP, St Pete's Dancing Marlin and Liquid Logixx.
For more information on CAPE or if you are a comic professional who wants to attend please visit www.capeday.com or call Zeus comics at 214-219-TOYS.