Catch the Wave

Comicpalooza 2019 is just around the corner! The annual convention is taking place on May 10-12 at the George R. Brown Convention Center on 1001 Avenida De Las Americas in Houston, Texas. 

Media guests attending the show include Emilia Clarke and Nathalie Emmanuel (Game of Thrones), Gates McFadden and Michael Dorn (Star Trek: The Next Generation), John Wesley Shipp (The Flash), John Barrowman (Arrow), Billy Zane (Titanic), Peter Serafinowicz (Guardians of the Galaxy), Griffin Newman, Yara Martinez, Brendan Hines, and Scott Speiser (The Tick), Jeremy Davies, Andrew Divoff and Mira Furlan (Lost), Erick Avari (The Mummy), Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, and Tress MacNeille (Animaniacs), Maurice Lamarche (Pinky and the Brain), Monica Rial, Alexis Tipton, Josh Grelle, Brittney, Karbowski, Jamie Marchi, and J. Michael Tatum (My Hero Academia), Linda Ballantyne and Katie Griffin (Sailor Moon), and Carlos Ferro (Gears of War). 

Comic guests attending the show include Neal Adams (Batman), Dan Jurgens (Superman), Sam De La Rosa (Venom), Matt Frank (Godzilla), Wes Hartman (Sky Sharks), Issac Goodhart (Postal), Joel Adams (King of the Hill), Janet K. Lee (Sea Sirens), Chris Claremont (The Uncanny X-Men), Gerry Conway (The Avengers), Andy Schmidt (Civil War), Greg Peters (Rugrats), Timothy Zahn (Star Wars Thrawn Alliances), Wesley Chu (The Lives of Tao), Cory Doctorow (Homeland), and Sam Sykes (Seven Blades in Black). 

Throughout the three-day show, Comicpalooza will feature a literary festival, a film festival, panels covering a variety of topics, a live art auction, an interactive gaming area, Maker’s Space, and cosplay competitions. During the weekend, entertaining acts on display will include the ComedySportz improv group, Dim N Wit, Kendolls, Fire and Ice, and Kommander Kibbery. 

The con is running Friday 12 PM to 8 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $41 for Friday, $58 for Saturday, and $45 for Sunday. A full weekend pass is available for $78, while children are admitted for $10 daily. VIP packages are also currently available. 

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