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FRIDAY September 27, 2013 - 1:00pm until 7:00pm

1:00 pm

PITTSBURGH COMICON OPENS

3:00 - 4:00

SO YOU WANNA MAKE a WEBCOMIC
Thom & Kambrea Pratt, creators of the webcomic, Shadowbinders give a "Web Comics for Dummies" presentation for the burgeoning comic creator.
(Room 3)

4:00 - 5:00

GEORGE PEREZ GOES BOOM!!!!!
George Perez’s new exclusive contract with Boom Studios includes George creating an all new comic title. The official announcement of George’s book is coming in September. Just in time for the Comicon and George will be able to give more details about the new series and his decision to GO BOOM!
(Room 2)

5:00 - 6:00

BROWNCOATS IN SPACE
Take Back the Sky, an initiative dedicated to persuading SpaceX to name the next manned U.S. spacecraft after the transport ship Serenity from Joss Whedon’s Firefly universe, will survey the history of science fiction’s role in space exploration and examine the connection between the space industry and “geek culture,” as well as the fan community’s potential to make history beyond the boundaries of Earth
(Room 3)

5:00 - 6:00

CHARITY QUICK SKETCH
Watch your favorite artist at work and have a chance to win their original art. Chance Tickets only $1 a piece. All Proceed go to Charity.
(Showroom)

7:00

DEALER ROOM CLOSES

8:00 - 10:00

CHARITY CASINO NIGHT You've never seen a Casino Night like this. New Games, Great Dealers and Tons of Fun!! Admission and stakes only $5.00. Win Great Prizes. Proceeds go to Charity.
(DOUBLETREE'S OXFORD BALLROOM)



SATURDAY September 28, 2013 - 10:00am until 6:00pm

10:00 am

PITTSBURGH COMICON OPENS

12:00 - 1:00

LEGION OF DUDES COMIC TRIVIA SHOWDOWN
Join the Legion of Dudes Podcast and put your comics knowledge to good use. Win big prizes in this winner take all duel of wits! Past Trivia Champion and the LOD’s Jim Dietz will be your quizmaster. Do you have what it takes to achieve geek glory!!
(Showroom)

12:00 - 1:00

FROM RIVERDALE WITH LOVE:AN ARCHIE PANEL
Forget about the BIG TWO. Archie Comics has been producing successful comics since the 40’s. Discuss what it is like to work in Riverdale with a panel of talented artists and writers that have made their mark on the Archie-verse. Including Craig Boldman, Jeff Shultz, Andrew Pepoy, Holly Golightly and others.
(Room 2)

1:00 - 2:00

STERANKO STORIES
Ground Breaking Artist, Illusionist, Escape Artist, Musician, Boxer, Jim Steranko has done it all, and he is prepared to tell you all about it. An hour can barely scratch the surface of this fascinating comics legend. Moderated by J. David Spurlock
(Room 2)

2:00-3:00

WHO’S KISSING WHO
Daphne Ashbrook, Dr. Grace Holloway from Doctor Who and author of the memoir, Dead Woman Laughing discusses her time on both sides of the camera and her ground-breaking sci-fi roles on Doctor Who and Star Trek Deep Space Nine.

2:00 - 3:00

GRIMM FAIRY TALES ANIMATED
Check out the horrific re-imagining of the Grimm Fairy Tales from Zenescope Entertainment, Titmouse Inc and Schneppzone, directed by Jon Schnepp. The full pilot episode will be shown in its entirety!!! The gory and sexy style that is synonymous with the Zenescope brand will be on display. Note: This is NOT for kids.
(Room 3)

3:00 - 4:00

BRINGING AEROSPACE DOWN TO EARTH
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics SAT TC will be discussing how aerospace technology benefits the public in their daily lives. Science Fiction vs. Science Fact.
(Room 2)

3:00 - 4:00

CHARITY QUICK SKETCH
Watch your favorite artist at work and have a chance to win their original art. Chance Tickets only $1 a piece. All Proceed go to Charity.
(Showroom)

4:00 - 5:00

SMALL PRESS PUBLISHING
From Concept to Print You've got a great idea for a comic now what? Join Jeff McClelland, Jeff McComsey and Steve Becker of the New York Times best selling, FUBAR, as they discuss bringing ides to life. From scripting and artwork to production and printing, and all the perils in-between.
(Room 3)

6:00

DEALER ROOM CLOSES

5:00 - 7:00

GIANT CHARITY AUCTION
THE ULTIMATE ART & COMIC AUCTION! Bid on Artwork, Comics & Special Items from the best in the industry. Find that special piece to add to your collection.
(Showroom)
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SUNDAY September 29, 2013 - 10:00am until 5:00pm

10:00 am

PITTSBURGH COMICON OPENS

10:00

1st ANNUAL PITTSBURGH COMICON ZOMBIE WALK
Zombies will follow a path leading from the Monroeville Convention Center to the Mecca of Zombie Lore, The Monroeville Mall

$5.00 Donation, includes admission to Pittsburgh Comicon 2013. For more information visit: www.pittsburghcomicon.com/zombiewalk.html

11:00 - 12:00

HAMMER VS. HORRIBLE
Are You Team Hammer or Team Horrible!! Take part in this event with a game show atmosphere. Battles include: The Evil Laugh Contest, Invention Time, Laundry Day and More. Win great Whedonverse Prizes!! Sign up to participate at the Can’t Stoop the Serenity Booth all weekend long. This is a Can’t Stop the Serenity Event with proceeds going to Equality Now.
(Room 3)

11:00 – 12:00

KIDS Q & A With OSCAR THE GROUCH
Kids can talk directly to the Sesame Street Legend, Oscar the Grouch courtesy of The ToonSeum.
(Room 2)

12:00 - 1:00

CHARITY QUICK SKETCH
Watch your favorite artist at work and have a chance to win their original art. Chance Tickets only $1 a piece. All Proceed go to Charity. (Showroom)

12:00 - 1:00

DR. HORRIBLE’S SING-A-LONG BLOG
View the Joss Whedon sensation with the Can’t Stop the Serenity Crew. This is a Can’t Stop the Serenity Event with proceeds going to Equality Now.
(Room 3)

12:00 – 1:00

STEEL DOG STORIES WITH MISS CAROL AND STEEL MAN
Kids Hear stories of the Daring Dog, STEEL DOG from Miss Carol with a guest appearance of Pittsburgh’s greatest superhero Steel Man!!

2:00

COSTUME CONTEST
Don your Capes and Cowls for the Costume Contest.
(Entries please be registered by 1:00 PM at Costume Registration Booth) Rules & Guidelines | Registration Form
(Showroom)

5:00 pm

2013 COMICON CLOSES - SEE YOU NEXT YEAR


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