Around the Town: Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con

Summertime means conventions and convention season is in full swing. Recently we traveled with the crews of The Next Issue and the Fantastic Forum to the city of brotherly love for the Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con. While comics were the main focus, the convention also featured celebrities of today and yesterday including Adam West, Bruce Campbell, Vivica A. Fox, and Billy Dee Williams.

The convention featured panels on various topics from comics to wrestling to Q&A’s with many of the celebrity attendees. The convention also presented a sizable artist ally featuring many artist for the Marvel and DC including the likes of Ethan Van Scriver,independent creators like Enrica Jang, and Maurice Mander, pop culture props like the Scooby Doo Mystery Machine and the Back the Future Delorean , a sizable dealer showcase, and as always many convention goers participating in cosplay. Check out some of the sights from Wizard World Philly 2011.

Cookie Monster's Drunk Cousin

Cobra Commander and his new recruit.
Hip Hop Legend Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC
Static Shock
Margot Kidder & Billy Dee Williams
Combing the desert.
Madness on the show floor.
Cosplayers Unite!
Azteca writer Enrica Jang
Creator Maurice Mander & the Surian Seed crew
Would Selina Kyle aprove of this outfit?
Is that your card?
Well that's a wrap. Any questions?

Check out the Next Issue’s coverage of Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con here.


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