Catch the Wave

The Grand Rapids Comic-Con is just around the corner! The annual convention is taking place on November 8-10, 2019 at the DeVos Place on 303 Monroe Avenue Northwest in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Media guests attending the show include Patrick Warburton (A Series of Unfortunate Events), Ross Marquand (The Walking Dead), Tobin Bell (Saw), John Glover (Batman: The Animated Series), Tony Todd (Candyman), Paul Schrier, Jason Narvy, Vernon Wells, Paul Freeman, Kerrigan Mahan, and Barbara Goodson (Power Rangers series), Aaron Dismuke, Shannon McCormick, and Samantha Ireland (RWBY), Jason Marsden (A Goofy Movie), Zehra Fazal and Zeno Robinson (Young Justice Outsiders), Carolina Ravassa and Anjali Bhimani (Overwatch), Paul Blake (Star Wars: A New Hope), Ann Robinson (The War of the Worlds), Jennifer Riker (Black Lightning), Alexis Tipton (My Hero Academia), Ming Chen (Comic Book Men) and Rob Miller (Face Off). 

Comic guests attending include Jim Shooter (Avengers), Gail Simone (Wonder Woman), Heather Antos (Deadpool), Christopher Jones (The Batman Strikes), David Nakayama (Spider-Man), Graham Nolan (Batman/Spider-Man), Tony Isabella (Black Lightning), Ty Templeton (MAD), Nick Seluk (The Awkward Yeti), Mark Kistler (The Imagination Station), Shawn Coss (Cyanide and Happiness), John Giang (DCeased), Steve Lavigne (TMNT), Vic Carrabotta (Journey Into Mystery), Vince Locke (Deadworld), Stuart Sayger (The Walking Dead), Douglas Paszkiewicz (Arsenic Lullaby), Dirk Manning (Hope), Joe Corroney (Star Wars), Thom Zahler (Love and Capes), Robert Pope (Peanuts), Jason Moore (Tank Girl), and Dan Monroe (Dennis The Wild Bull). 

Along with various panels and workshops, Grand Rapids Comic-Con will also include a high quality and interactive museum display celebrating the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. There will be a car show featuring Scooby-Doo’s Mystery Machine, Speed Racer’s Mach 5, Ghostbusters’ Ecto-1, Jurassic Park’s Jeep, and Knight Rider’s K.I.T.T. There will also be an Anime Room, Grindhouse Film Festival, costume contest, Hall of Heroes Museum, and so much more.

The con is running Friday 12 PM to 7 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. One-day passes are $20 for Friday, $30 for Saturday, $25 for Sunday, and $55 for the weekend. Kids 5-12 are admitted for $7 for single days, with a full weekend pass available for $15. 

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