Saturday, October 29, 2016

10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Edwards Hall, Room 117


New River Community College Comic-Con 2016

The NRCC Comic-Con will be held at New River Community College in Dublin, VA on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The guests and dealers will be in Edwards Hall, Room 117. Exhibitions, displays and demonstrations will be held in the Student Lounge in Martin Hall. Children can wear Halloween costumes and cosplayers are invited to come as their favorite comic book, sci-fi, fantasy or horror characters. Admission is free, so, come for a few hours or the whole day. Interesting panel discussions are scheduled throughout the day. Meet comic book artists/writers and authors of science fiction, fantasy and horror. If you've never been to a comic book convention, here's your chance! The library wants to promote reading, creativity and the fun of comic books. Join in on the fun here in the New River Valley.

Wear Your Costume

*family friendly*


Dan Delby

Astronomical Comics. Author/Artist of over 30 short stories, more than 15 comic books, two graphic novels and an audiodrama to his credit.

Shannon Houff

Author of Summer Sacrifices and From the Files of the Department of the Arcane

Dionysis Metalcult

Musician, Comic book creator

Jimmy “Boogie Woogie Man” Valiant

Former World Wide Wrestling Federation Pro

Brian “Magnet Man”

Jimmy Valiant’s Facebook page manager, cartoonist

501st Legion/Garrison Tyrannus

International Star Wars Cosplay organization

Gary Kwapisz

Artist on Marvel’s Conan the Barbarian, Civil War Adventure 1 and 2 graphic novels and ERB’s “Pellucidar” online comic strip

Glen Richardson

Comic book creator of “Sgt. Sasquatch”

Jenn DePaola

Artist of Portraits and Pin-Ups; “Star Wars” sketch card set, “Mars Attacks” sketch card set for Topps; Viceroy Card Company and Asylum Studios.

Josh Ginter


John Rose

Current artist on King Feature’s comic strip, “Snuffy Smith”

Kim Headlee/Pendragon Cove Press

Author of the Dragon's Dove Chronicle series, Color of Vengence, Liberty, etc.


Crystal’s Custom Creightions

Crystal Gertz
Voodoo Dolls & Boxes, Zombie Babies, Devil Babies, Witch Potions, etc.

Hook’in Around

Valerie Gayle

Dollar Comics

Tim Price

Nate Lundy


Thai This Food Truck

Thai and American cuisine
Location: Outside of Edwards Hall