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Boston Comic Con Announces Sean Astin, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, and Ivy Doom Kitty!


This will be my first year attending Boston ComicCon, so I am psyched to see all of these great guests lined up!

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BCC 2014: August 8, 9 & 10, 2014.  The Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA
Boston Comic Con has several BIG announcements for our fans this week! If you can believe it, we have added even MORE guests making our largest show to date even bigger. This will definitely be one convention you do not want to miss!
Our first announcement is a Goonie, a Hobbit, and a Ninja Turtle:  SEAN ASTIN makes his first appearance at Boston Comic Con! An accomplished actor with a long list of fan favorite movies including The GOONIES, RUDY, and of course, LORD OF THE RINGS, Sean currently provides the voice of Raphael on Nickelodeon’s TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES.
Next up is a bonafide legend in the music industry: DARRYL “DMC” McDANIELS of the iconic hip-hop group RUN-DMC will appear to debut his new project DMC COMICS. A devoted comic book aficionado who sold his childhood collection to purchase his first set of turntables, DMC is teaming up with prominent artists and writers to craft the first hip hop line of comic books.
Silver Age legend and one of the most influential artists in the industry NEAL ADAMS will join us once again at Boston Comic Con!
Marvel Editor and talent scout C.B. CEBULSKI will be on hand to do portfolio reviews with aspiring artists who want to work on Spider-Man, X-Men, or the Avengers!
Popular cosplayer IVY DOOMKITTY will be the guest host of this year’s costume contest as well as hosting some special events!
Plus we have recently added several more comic creators to a list already overflowing with the industry’s best and brightest including:

ALEX SAVIUK (Amazing Spider-Man, The Phantom)
CAT STAGGS (Smallville, Vampire Diaries)
CHRISTOPHER GOLDEN (Baltimore, Sons of Anarchy)
DAN PARENT (Kevin Keller, Archie Comics)
DAVE SEELEY (Star Wars, Wizards of the Coast)
FRANK TIERI (Deadpool, Infinity Heist)
JOE QUINONES (Black Canary/Zatanna, Batman ’66)
JORGE MOLINA (Avengers Assemble, Birds of Prey)
KHARY RANDOLPH (Justice League Beyond, Static Shock)
KHOI PHAM (X-Men Legacy, Mighty Avengers)
MIKE McKONE (Justice League United, Avengers: Endless Wartime)
MARIS WICKS (Primates, Batman ’66)
MARK TEXEIRA (Punisher, Wolverine)
MICHAEL DOONEY (Tales of the TMNT, Gizmo)
MING DOYLE (Quantum & Woody, Mara)
POP MHAN (Masters of the Universe, Gears of War)
RAMON PEREZ (Tale of Sand, Wolverine and the X-Men)
STEVE SCOTT (Batman, X-Men Forever)
TOM RANEY (Bloodshot & HARD Corps, Legends of the Dark Knight)
TOM SNIEGOSKI (Quest for the Spark, Vampirella Strikes)
Previously announced guests include John Barrowman, James Marsters, Jason Momoa, Eve Myles, Jewel Staite, Sam Witwer, Simon Bisley, Greg Capullo, Amanda Conner, Danielle Corsetto, Adam Kubert, Carlos Pacheco, Jimmy Palmiotti, Eric Powell, Gail Simone, Stan Sakai, Jeff Smith, Scott Snyder, Skottie Young, and many more! For the full guest list plus artist alley, exhibitor, and film fest registration please check out the Boston Comic Con website:
Online ticket purchases are available at the link:
About Boston Comic Con:
The Boston Comic Con is a 100% independently run comic book show committed to bringing the biggest and best comic creators to New England. Run by fans for fans, Boston Comic Con is not affiliated with any other convention tour or corporate interests. Hosting over 120,000 square feet of vendors selling comic books, toys, posters, trading cards, and other pop culture memorabilia, this is a destination event for geeks of any stripe. This year’s convention will be held Friday August 8th, Saturday August 9th, and Sunday August 10th at the Seaport World Trade Center, 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston, MA 02210. For more information please go to our website at and follow us on Twitter (@BostonComicCon) and Facebook!

About Author

Rosemary Kiladitis is a children’s librarian, a mom, and a proud fangirl/nerdgirl. She did her homework while watching reruns of the 1966 Batman series, which led to her longstanding relationship with the Bat, and she’s pretty sure that Barbara Gordon is the real reason she went to library school. She loves superheroes, supervillains, and is secretly married to Hellboy. Or Loki. She can’t remember, but it’s one of them. Roe blogs about children’s and teen books at, and you can read her 140 character ramblings on twitter @RoeSolo.

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