Catch the Wave

Boston natives are you ready for two full days centered around all things comic? Well get ready, Boston Comic Con is heading your way on August 10-12, 2018. The convention is taking place at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center on 415 Summer Street in Boston, Massachusetts.

Media guests attending the show include Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, and Tom Wilson (Back to the Future), Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park), Evangeline Lily (Ant-Man and the Wasp), Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Rob Schneider (SNL), Cary Elwes, Chris Sarandon, and Wallace Shawn (The Princess Bride), Famke Janssen (X-Men), Amy Jo Johnson (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers), Joe Keery (Stranger Things), Jennifer Morrison (Once Upon A Time), Freddie Prinze Jr. (Scooby Doo), Paul Reubens (Pee-wee’s Playhouse), William Shatner (Star Trek), Brent Spiner (Star Trek: The Next Generation), Jewel Staite (Firefly), Catherine Tate (Doctor Who), and Billy Dee Williams (Star Wars).

Comic guests attending include John Byrne (Fantastic Four), Jim Lee (Batman), Neal Adams (Green Arrow), J. Scott Cambpell (Danger Girl), Greg Capullo (Dark Knights: Metal), Donny Cates (Venom), Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti (Harley Quinn), David Finch (Cyberforce), Tom King (The Vision), Tyler Kirkham (Deathstroke), Andy Kubert (Dark Knight III), Ed McGuinness (Avengers), Frank Quitely (New X-Men), and Humberto Ramos (Amazing Spider-Man). Cosplayers Soni Aralynn, Brit Bliss, Joanie Brosas, Danielle DeNicola, Christina Faye, Cecil Grimes, Lucky Grim, Yaya Han, Jesica Nigri, Scarlett Rose, Vamp, and Karli Wood will also be in attendance. 

During the show celebrate the cult classic Back to the Future with “An Evening with the cast of Back to the Future.” This rare reunion includes a very special presentation, autograph signings and photo-ops with the entire cast. Don’t miss out on the Masters of Cosplay Grand Prix Eastern Qualifier for the chance to win the ultimate prize of $5,000. Boston Comic Con also features an all-new Harry Potter-themed escape room, a voice actor live script reading by Twisted Toonz, celebrity photo sessions, autograph sessions, a decked out Family Lounge, and so much more.

The con is running Friday 4 PM to 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $35 for Friday, $50 for Saturday, and $40 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $90, while children are admitted for $10 each day. VIP packages are also currently available. 

For more information on the upcoming convention, or to purchase tickets, visit bostoncomiccon.com