Catch the Wave

Comics fans in the Philadelphia area, get ready because Great Philadelphia Comic Con is coming up soon. The comics, pop culture, and sci-fi con will be held on April 7-9, 2017 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Avenue, Oaks, PA.

Artists and writers include Aaron Rosenberg (Hour of the Daemon), Ariell Johnson (Invincible Iron Man), Arthur Suydam (Marvel Zombies), Billy Tucci (Shi), Brendon and Brian Fraim (Knights of the Dinner Table), Bob Camp (Ren & Stimpy), Carol Kilbanks (Trash-O-Madness), Chris Campana (First World), ChrisCross (Justice League of America), Dawn Griffin (Zorphbert & Fred), Guy Dorian (Cor), Jay Fosgitt (Sesame Street), Jim Shooter (Secret Wars), J.K. Woodward (Star Trek), John Beatty (Captain America), Ken Lashley (Excalibur), Mark McKenna (Deadpool), Michael Golden (She-Hulk), Mike Zeck (Captain America), Neal Adams (Superman), Robert Greenberger (Batman), and Ty Templeton (Harley Quinn).

Media guests include Alan Harris, Angus MacInnes, David Ankrum (Star Wars), Alan Tudyk and Jewel Staite (Firefly), Brent Spiner and Marina Sirtis (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Brianna Hildebrand (Deadpool), Bruce Boxleitner (Tron), Bryce Papenbrook and Mike McFarland (voice actors Attack on Titan), Catherine Sutherland, David Fielding, Karan Ashley, Nakia Burrise, Steve Cardenas, and Walter Jones (Mighty Morpin Power Rangers, The Order), Colin Baker (Doctor Who), Jimmy Bennett (Star Trek), John Wesley Shipp (The Flash), Lewis Smith (The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai), Margaret Kerry (voice actress Peter Pan), Paul Freeman (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie), and Sean Schemmel (voice actor Dragon Ball Z).

The convention runs Friday 3 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM.

Three-day passes are $59.95, Friday tickets are $25, Saturday are $45, and Sunday are $35.

Visit the Great Philadelphia Comic Con website to get tickets and learn more about the show.