Catch the Wave

Embrace your geekiness at the family-friendly Atlanta Comic Con, is taking place on July 13-15, 2018. The con will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center on 285 Andrew Young International Boulevard Northwest in Atlanta, Georgia. 

Media guests attending the show include Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings), Nichelle Nichols (Star Trek), Matthew Lewis (Harry Potter), Ray Park (Star Wars), Lea Thompson (Back to the Future), Sean Young (Blade Runner), Renee O’Connor (Xena: Warrior Princess), Briana Hildebrand (Deadpool 2), Henry Thomas (E.T The Extra-Terrestrial), Austin St. John (Power Rangers), Carlos Alazraqui (Rocco’s Modern Life), Rodger Bumpass (Spongebob Squarepants), Jim Cummings (Winnie the Pooh), Bill Farmer (A Goofy Movie), David Hayter (Metal Gear), Linda Larkin (Aladdin), Charles Martinet (Super Mario), Paige O’Hara (Beauty and the Beast), Jeremy Shada (Adventure Time), and Billy West (Doug). 

Comic guests attending the show include Dylan Bonner (Disney Princess), Pat Broderick (Micronauts), Steven Butler (Web of Spider-Man), Bob Camp (Ren and Stimpy), Mike DeCarlo (Tales of the Teen Titans), Ale Garza (Supergirl), Peter Gillis (Captain America), Chad Hardin (Harley Quinn), Josh Hood (The Flash), Adam Hughes (Justice League), Joe Jusko (Heavy Metal Magazine), Scott Kolins (The Freak Show), Bob McLeod (The Incredible Hulk), Phil Ortiz (The Simpsons), Whilce Portacio (The Uncanny X-Men), Carl Potts (Richard Dragon: Kung Fu Fighter), Bill Reinhold (The Punisher), Jim Swearingen (Star Wars toy designer), Ty Templeton (Inferno), Tracy Yardley (Sonic the Hedgehog), and freelance artists Ursula Decay, Robin Eisenberg, and Wendy Ortiz. 

Not only will Atlanta Comic Con feature a variety of star signings and photo-ops, but the show will also include a Padawan Kids Zone specifically geared toward children 10 and under. Gaming fiends can enjoy the 1Up gaming center for a selection of tabletop, board, and e-gaming, while the Great Geek Quiz Show is the perfect place to determine who is the most knowledgeable in Geek Trivia. The show will also include improv sessions, after hours events, freestyle D&D, a Film Festival, cosplay contests and more.

The con is running Friday 12 PM to 12 AM, Saturday 10 AM to 12 AM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $30 for Friday, $40 for Saturday, and $30 for Sunday. A three-day pass is available for $60, while kids 12 and under are admitted for free. 

For more information on the upcoming con, or to purchase tickets, visit atlantacomiccon.com