This year’s theme is all about how heroes everyday and super-powered can WORK together to save the day , hence the theme, TEAM Titans!
Our exciting programming and activities including special guests, free drawing workshops, cosplayers, book vendors, gamers, autograph signings, portfolio reviews and so much more! Such as:
- Alex Simmons (KCC founder, playwright, comics writer: Archie, Tarzan, Scooby Doo, Blackjack)
- Jamal Igle (illustrator/creator/writer of MOLLY DANGER, as well as artist for Marvel Comics, DC and more)
- Chris Lucas author of the book top Disney, as well as a performer of the show about Disney, “Of Mouse and Man”)
- Jim Salicrup (writer-editor, Papercutz, Marvel Comics, Topps Comics)
- Tao Bennett (super talented teen puppeteer for Sesame Street, and more)
- Michael Grassia (writer-artist & co-creator of Plunger Pup, founder of the
- “getintoon” tutorial website for aspiring cartoonists)
- East Coast Avengers: your favorite costumed superhero characters
- The Lair: the Bronx’s premiere comics and gaming store , back again this year with role-playing card game tournaments featuring Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon and Magic, the Gathering. The fun-for-all-ages competition is open to various player levels. The Lair will also have plenty of supplies on hand for KCC
Come in costume or your regular “not so secret identity.”
“Kids’ Comic Con has always been about the power of imagination,discovery, and cooperation,” declared KCC founder Alex Simmons.“Now more than ever, kids need to see examples of how they canwork together to make a difference, no matter what their backgrounds. And what better way to show this than by celebratingone of the most collaborative and creative arts of all – comics!”
This is a great event for families and we hope to inspire the love of learning and creativity.