Events

Friday Night Pre-Party

Third & Spruce Cafe

7:00 - ?

 

Saturday Night Post Con Gathering

Crowne Plaza Bar

7:00 - ?

  •  

    Magic Tournaments!

     

    Saturday April 6, 2013

     

    Magic The Gathering Draft Tournament

    $20 gets entry to the Super Show, a Raffle Ticket and the tournament.

    11:30 am Registration Opens 12:00 pm Start Time

    TCGPlayer Max Point Bronze Level Event

    Top 8 Players will receive at least 2 Max Point Tokens

    Top 4 Players will receive a Playmat and Additional Max Point Tokens

    Top 2 (or Top 4 depending on turnout) will receive Booster Packs as additional Prize.

     

    Sunday April 7, 2013

     

    Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament

    $15 gets Entry to the Super Show, a Raffle Ticket and the tournament.

    11:00 am Registration Opens 11:30 am Start Time

    TCGPlayer Max Point Bronze Level Event

    Top 8 Players will receive at least 2 Max Point Tokens

    Top 4 Players will receive a Playmat and Additional Max Point Tokens

    Top 2 (or Top 4 depending on turnout) will receive Booster Packs as additional Prize.

     

    Combo Deal!

    Coming for both Magic Tournaments? Get a weekend pass for $30, 3 raffle tickets, and access to both the Max Point Events!

  •  

    Saturday Panels

     

    11:30am - Kickstarter and Comics

    Since its launch in April, 2009, Kickstarter has been used by creators to raise billions of dollars. If you're considering doing a Kickstarter campaign, or even if you're just curious to learn the inner workings of successful campaigns then this the panel for you. don't miss this! Join Jamal Igle, Shawn Pryor and Dani O'Brien as they discuss their successful projects, tell you how they did it, and answer your questions. Moderated by Joe Sergi.

     

    1:30pm - Webcomics Panel

    It's easy to make a webcomic, but hard to do it well. Joining us for this informative panel are webcomic creators Katie Cook, Mike Norton, Danielle Corsetto, Bill Ellis and Julian Lytle. They'll discuss the creation, publishing and marketing of webcomics, including why they went online and what artistic, business and technological choices they made. Moderated by Joe Sergi.

     

    3:30pm - Story Time with Uncle Sal Live!

    This is the panel you have been demanding. Wake the kids and phone the neighbors - it's storytime with Uncle Sal! Join Jamie D and the world famous Sal Abbinanti. Two men, one microphone and no time delay or editing. Who knows what will happen. On second thought let the kids sleep.

     

    Sunday Panels

     

    11:00am - The Honor Roll with Fred Hembeck, Rudy Nebres, Tim Truman, Lee Weeks and Joe Staton.

    These legends have left their mark on the comics and characters that we love. Let's show them the respect they deserve in a fun panel that celebrates these guests of honor. Moderated by the not so legendary Joe Sergi.

     

    12:30pm - Spotlight on Aw Yeah with Art Baltazar and Franco Aureliani.

    Join the Eisner & Harvey Award winning team behind DC's Tiny Titans and Superman Family Adventures, as they discuss their amazing careers and the future plans for Aw Yeah Comics. Moderated by CGS's own Brian Christman.

     

    2:30 PM Quick Sketch Panel

    Host Jamie Hatton keeps this year's guest artists on their toes as they draw real quick -- whatever he tells them to draw! Best of all, attendees have a chance to win the sketches.

    Look up your favorite comics (Superman, Black Cat) or topic (Artist Interviews, Reviews)