The Granite State Comicon returns to the Radisson Center of New Hampshire in downtown Manchester on June 25th. Be there for the BIGGEST Granitecon EVER!! There's going to be a lot to see and do, here's what you'll find:
Dozens of dealers on hand from around New England with the latest and greatest in comics, action figures, collectible card games and everything in between! From the hard to find classics of yesterday to the hottest comics of today there is sure to be something for everyone. Bring your checklist and be sure to come early to check out all the great deals!
The biggest Granitecon Artist's Alley to date featuring special guests:
Arthur Suydam (Marvel Zombies Cover Artist)
Jim Cheung (Young Avengers, Scion)
Jon Bogdanove (Superman: Man of Steel)
Paul Ryan (Fantastic Four, The Phantom)
Bob Almond (Vampirella, Black Panther)
Christopher Golden (co-writer of the smash hit Talent)
Jason M Burns (Viper Comics' The Expendable One)
A. David Lewis (writer of the Harvey Award Nominated The Lone and Level Sands)
NH's own Team Raygun (Johnny Raygun/Savage Dragon)
The first ever Granitecon film festival featuring the New England premiere of the Star Wars Fan Film "Reign of the Fallen" which will be playing with the animated shorts "Zoom Suit" and "Sean Wang's Runners". Members of New England's 501st Garrison will be on hand to provide security, they will be holding a special raffle and taking pictures to help raise money for the Jimmy Fund. Get your picture taken with a Stormtrooper and help raise money for a good cause!
Two HUGE gaming tournaments! There will be a Yu-Gi-Oh tournament at 10:30, top prize is at least a booster box of the new "Enemy of Justice". For every 16 players that enter another box and additional prizes will be added! There is an entry fee of $4, the first 25 players to sign up get a special card. Sign up starts at 10. Then at 11 there will be a Hero Clix tournament where the top finisher will walk away with an Armor Wars Factory Set that includes every piece from the set including all Uniques and LE's. There is a $15 entry fee, sign up starts at 10.
Everyone that enters will be automatically entered into our raffles that will be held every half hour! Prizes include: Granitecon Bucks, signed and limited edition comics, Regal Cinemas movie passes and movie posters and other great prizes!
In addition to our raffles there will be a special raffle hosted by Regal Cinemas, everyone that donates a $1 to the Stars of Hope Foundation will be entered into a raffle for a 12 pack of tickets to check out Superman Returns at the Regal Cinemas in the Bedford Mall on Tuesday June 27th at 10pm!
Get FREE Goodies! There will be plenty of FREE comics, posters, post cards, book marks and other goodies courtesy of DC Comics, Image Comics, Viper Comics, Slave Labor Graphics, CPM Manga and others at the door! Plus everyone gets a set of Zoom Suit promo trading cards signed by creator John Taddeo!!!
Admission is just $5 with $1 off coupons available at finer comic and game shops everywhere! Kids under 10 get in FREE with adult admission! Parking at the Center is $2 but it's free if you park on the street!
The doors open at 10am and stay open until 4pm. The Radisson Center of New Hampshire is located in downtown Manchester at 700 Elm Street, just one block away from the Verizon Wireless Arena! Directions can be found HERE
Additional information can be found at: www.dmcomics.com. Feel free to email or call us with questions. Whatever you do, do not miss this show!