Catch the Wave

One of Connecticut’s biggest pop culture events of the summer is just around the corner! TerrifiCon is being held on August 17-19, 2018 at the Mohegan Sun Expo Center on 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard in Uncasville, Connecticut. 

Media guests attending the show include Jon Bernthal and Jason R. Moore (The Punisher), Pom Klementieff (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2), Henry Winkler (Happy Days), Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk), Michale Jai White (Black Dynamite), Sam Jones (Flash Gordon), Drew Powell (Gotham), Greg Cipes (Teen Titans Go!), Larry Kenney (Thundercats), Paul Soles (Spider-Man), Charlie Schlatter (Kick Buttowski), Vinnie Vincent (KISS), Mike Zapcic, Bryan Johnson, and Ming Chen (Comic Book Men). As well as cosplayers Ashely Du, Sarah Skittles, Sharon Rose, Brandon Clarke, Batsquez, Kati Coe and Extreme Costumes’ Hulkbuster and Bumblebee. 

Comic guests attending the show include Roy Thomas (Avengers), Jim Starlin (The Infinity Entity), C.B. Cebulski (Marvel Comic Editor in Chief), Peter Tomasi (Detective Comics), Nick Spencer (Amazing Spider-Man), Afua Richardson (Black Panther), Don McGregor (Sabre), Bob Almond (The Infinity Watch), Charles Soule (Daredevil), Ryan Stegman (Fantastic Four), Alan Davis (Captain Britain), Kevin Nowlan (Doctor Strange), Joe Giella (Green Lantern), Tim Seeley (Hack/Slash), Mike Norton (Battlepug), Ron Frenz (Spider-Girl), Brett Breeding (Thor), Jerry Ordway (The Adventures of Superman), Christopher Priest (Justice League), Paul Pelletier (Flash), Ron Wilson (Black Goliath), Frank Cho (Savage Wolverine), Chris Stevens (What If?), Mike W. Barr (Batman and the Outsiders), Jason Fabok (Batman Eternal), Mike Baron (Nexus), Mike Zeck (Captain America), John Beatty (Secret Wars), Denny O’Neil (The Question), José Luis García-López (Wonder Woman), Neal Adams (Action Comics), Paul Kupperberg (Super Powers), Larry Hama (GI Joe), Roger Stern (Power of the Atom), and Ron Lim (Thanos).

From informative question and answer panels with your favorite comic book creators to talks with popular TV and movie actors, to all day Kids’ Comic Con activities, costume contests and late night fun – TerrifiCon has it all! Inside the Aw Yeah Comics Fun Zone, everyone can enjoy interactive family fun with talented artists, writers, and musicians. Throughout the three-day show, TerrifiCon will also be hosing video game and Magic the Gathering Tournaments in the CTGamerCon Zone. For only $10, attendees can take part in Saturday’s Super Terrific Retro After Party. Complete with a DJ, live music, cosplay and karaoke, this party is open to all-ages. 

The con is running Friday 3 PM to 9 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $27 for Friday, $30 for Saturday, and $30 for Sunday, with a three-day pass available for $75. TerrifiCon offers free parking at the show and children 10 and under are admitted free with a paying adult. 

For more information on the upcoming show, or to purchase tickets, visit terrificon.com