Comic Guests

The following are the nationally known comic artists who will be attending the Grand Rapids Comic-Con on November 8-10, 2019. Please click on their artwork to go to their page where you will find art, biography, and website links to their work.

We will have a good handful of major comic artist celebrities that are accepting personal commissions for the Grand Rapids Comic-Con. Have one of them draw a specific piece just for you! You can find a list including contact information for prices of participating artists published closer to the event.

Cancellations: Allen Bellman

Schedules as to times for panels will be posted in October.

Comic Guest List

Jim Shooter: Marvel Secret Wars, Avengers, Superman, Contest of Champions; Marvel Comics’ ninth Editor In Chief

Gail Simone: Wonder Woman, Deadpool, Domino, Batgirl, Birds Of Prey, Red Sonja

Heather Antos: Deadpool, Star Wars, Bitter Root; editor at Valiant; co-creator of Gwenpool

Matthew Rosenberg: Marvel writer for The Punisher, Uncanny X-Men, and Astonishing X-Men; 4 Kids Walk Into A Bank.

Christopher Jones: Young Justice Outsiders, The Batman Strikes, The Third Doctor: Heralds Of Destruction, Marvel Superhero Squad

David Nakayama: cover artist for Spider-Man, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Deadpool, Ant Man and The Wasp; lead for Marvel Avengers Academy online game.

Graham Nolan: co-creator of Bane; Batman/Spider-Man, Monster Island, The Phantom

Ty Templeton: The Batman Adventures, MAD magazine, The Simpsons, Spider-Man

Nick Seluk: creator of The Awkward Yeti, Heart and Brain

Mark Kistler: “The Imagination Station”

Shawn Coss: Cyanide and Happiness, Freakpocalypse

Steve Lavigne: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Vic Carrabotta: Golden Age pre-Code artist of Journey Into Mystery, Astonishing, Strange Tales

Vince Locke: Deadworld, Sandman, A History Of Violence, Cannibal Corpse album covers

Stuart Sayger: The Walking Dead, GI Joe, Kiss, Bloodshot, Vampirella

Douglas Paszkiewicz: Arsenic Lullaby, The Tick, MAD magazine

Dirk Manning: Hope, Tales Of Mr. Rhee, Nightmare World, Legend Of The Shaders

K. Lynn Smith: Hope, Plume, Garfield, Legend Of The Shaders

Joe Corroney: official Star Wars artist; Doctor Who, The Walking Dead, Lord Of The Rings

Thom Zahler: Love and Capes, My Little Pony, Warning Label

Robert Pope: Peanuts, Scooby-Doo, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, The Powerpuff Girls

Comfort and Adam: The Uniques, Rainbows In The Dark

Jason Moore: Tank Girl, Batman: Haunted Arkham, The Crusades, The Thing

Scott Rosema: Space Ghost, Batman: The Animated Series

Seth Damoose: Tales Of Mr. Rhee

Dan Monroe: Dennis The Wild Bull, Jesse and the Boogeyman, “Dragonbrush Arts Live”

Source Point Press: Michigan-based independent comic book publisher

Caliber Comics: Michigan-based independent comic book publisher

Deadmen Ink Publishing: Michigan-based independent publisher