STCE’s Comic Con @ TAMIU set for January 25 – 26
January 23, 2014
Today’s guest blog is from STCE’s Comic Con@TAMIU event organizer, Mr. M. Jalomo.
STCE’s Comic Con @ TAMIU, Laredo’s premier gathering of pop culture, collecting, comics, anime and cosplay, will be held on January 25-26 at the Student Activity Center on the campus of Texas A&M International University. The two-day event will be filled with various vendors, gaming competitions, Cosplay Contest, movie and TV stars and comic book creators.
Celebrity guests at STCE’s Comic Con @ TAMIU include Marina Sirtis who appeared as Counselor Deena Troi in Star Trek: The Next Generation, Michael Biehn who played the iconic roles of Kyle Reese in the Terminator, Corporal Dwayne Hicks in Aliens and Johnny Ringo in Tombstone, Walter Jones, The Original Black Power Ranger, Simon Fisher-Becker who has appeared in Dr. Who and Harry Potter, Travis Love from the Walking Dead and Jennifer Blanc who appeared in the Dark Angel Series. Jett Lucas who appeared Star Wars Ep II and Ep III. Jett is also the son of Star Wars Creator George Lucas.
The event will also feature panels where fans can interact with the celebrities and creators.
Two additional guest in attendance will be internationally renowned cosplayer Mariedoll and comedian the Alien Warrior Comic.
STCE’s Comic Con @ TAMIU will also have several live comedy shows from the Alien Warrior Comedian who has appeared in numerous nationally televised comedy competition.
In addition to celebrity autograph booths, the event will have Artist Alley with comic books creators. The creators will be there displaying their work.
Artists will be available to do sketches and commissions for art lovers as well.
STCE’s Comic Con @ TAMIU will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m to 4 p.m. on Sunday
Admission will be $10 for an adult single-day pass, $15 for an adult two-day pass, $5 for a child’s (ages 6-12) single-day pass and $8 for a child’s two-day pass. There is are a limited number of VIP tickets available which include a private meet and greet with Travis Love from the Walking Dead. Tickets can be purchased online at www.STCECOMICCON.com or at Legacy Comics located at 5901 McPherson Road Suite 2B and at Laredo Pizza Factory located at 9652 McPherson Ave Ste 100.