Comic Guests

The following are the nationally known comic artists who will be attending the Grand Rapids Comic-Con on October 20-22, 2017. Please click on their artwork to go to their page where you will find additional art, biography, and website links to their work.

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

Cancelled: George Perez (health reasons)

Jim Steranko
Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D., Captain America, X-Men

Mike Zeck
Secret Wars, Kraven’s Last Hunt, The Punisher

Allen Bellman
Golden Age artist of Captain America

Jose Delbo
The Beatles’ Yellow Submarine, Wonder Woman

Steve Geiger
The Punisher: War Journal, The Incredible Hulk

Thom Zahler
My Little Pony, Love and Capes

Stuart Sayger
The Walking Dead, Bionicle, Krampus, The X-Files


Christopher Jones
Young Justice, Batman 66, The Batman Strikes

Tony Isabella
Black Lightning, 1000 Comic Books You Must Read

Tony Kordos
Batman and Robin Eternal, Justice League

Andrew Pepoy
Archie, Katy Keene, X-Men, Superman

John Giang
Avengers 2, Captain America, Pacific Rim

Leo Leibelman
“Hannibal”, “12 Monkeys”, Heavy Metal, Conan

Phil Ortiz
“The Simpsons”, “Muppet Babies”

Mike Toth
Beauty And The Beast, Mulan, He-Man

Tom Cook
He-Man, SuperFriends, Scooby-Doo, The Flintstones

Robert Pope Scooby-Doo,Peanuts, Looney Tunes

Robert Pope
Scooby-Doo, Peanuts, Looney Tunes

Douglas Paszkiewicz
Arsenic Lullaby, The Tick, “TripTank”

Wallace Wood Estate
Mad, Daredevil, Tales From The Crypt, Sally Forth

J. David Spurlock
owner of Vanguard Publishing, Wally Wood Estate

Dirk Manning
Love Stories (To Die For), Nightmare World

Comfort and Adam
The Uniques, Rainbows In The Dark

K. Lynn Smith
Plume, Cards Against Humanity, Garfield

Caliber Comics
Michigan-based publishing house

Source Point Press
Michigan-based publishing house

Scott Rosema
Space Ghost, Tiny Toons, Batman: TAS

Seth Damoose
Image, Devil’s Due, Caliber Comics, Source Point Press

Randy Zimmerman
publisher of Flint Comix, The Preservers

Dan Monroe
children’s book illustrator

Jon Alderink
Superman, Justice League: Generation Lost, Melonheads