Neal Adams confirmed! Reality show taping! Costume contest! And online ticket sales end at midnight tonight!
Carbo’s New York Comic Book Marketplace
April 13, 2013, 10AM – 6PM
Pennsylvania, 401 Seventh Avenue, 18thFl. New York City
The New York
Comic Book Marketplace will be hosting a One of a Kind Reality Event
on April 13, 2013! They will be filming the entire show from wall to
wall for an upcoming pilot about Comic Book/Pop Culture Conventions.
So make sure to come in costume and be part of this Amazing Event!
There will also be industry professionals on hand appraising your
collectibles. Have you ever wanted to be on TV and find out what your
collection is worth? If so come on down to our Amazing One Day Event
and smile for the camera!
On Saturday April
13th, Mike Carbo’s Comic Book Marketplace Convention will be held
in Midtown Manhattan at the Hotel Pennsylvania on the 18thfloor which is located at 401 Seventh Ave. and 33rdSt. directly across from Madison Square Garden and Penn Plaza.
The show will host
legendary comic book artists George Perez (the Avengers, The New Teen
Titans) and Neal Adams (Green Lantern/Batman) and X-Men writer Chris
Claremont, along with dozens of other comics creators old and new.
There will also be over 100 booths featuring vendors selling and
buying comic books, new and vintage toys, Sci-Fi, and related popular
culture. An entire exhibition area, “Artists Alley,” will feature
dozens of prominent comic artists and celebrity guests. It is a
wonderful opportunity to meet and talk to some of your favorite
artists and media celebrities including Brian O’Halloran from the
hit movie Clerks. AMC’s Comic Book Men, Mike & Ming, and
wrestling great Sgt. Slaughter are also scheduled to be in attendance
to greet fans and sign autographs.
The complete list of
guests scheduled to appear includes: From the world of comic books: Neal Adams, Chris Claremont, George Perez, Ken Bald, Rich
Buckler, Billy Tucci, Jim Salicrup, Danny Fingeroth, Larry Hama, Mark
Texiera, Sean Chen, Ken Bald, Mark Bellomo, Tom Smith, Guy Dorian,
Ian Dorian, Calmixx, Eric Cooper, Mark Morales, Cory
Fields, Brian Kong, Mike Lilly, Alex Maleev, Daxiong, Mindy Indy,
Derek Muterspaw & Edwin, Hernandez, Jason Quinones , Ben
Templesmith, Chris Townsend, Guy Fox, Emilio Velez, Jr., Guillermo
Zubiaga, Matthew Monteleone & Pedro Lajud, , Mike Zapcic
(AMC's Comic Book Men), Ming Chen (AMC's Comic Book, Men), Robert
Bruce (AMC's Comic Book Men), Howard Rogofsky (founding father of
comic book price guides), Mark Bellomo; Pro wrestlers Sgt. Slaughter,
Rikishi, Ashley Massaro; Film, TV & media celebrities: Johnny
Brennan (Jerky Boys, Family Guy), Brian O'Halloran (Clerks), Scott
Schiaffo (Clerks), Paris Themmen (Mike TeeVee of Willy Wonka and the
Chocolate Factory), Tina Krause (Penny Dreadful, Zombiegeddon), Chris
Notarille (Methodic, Deadpool webseries), Captain Zorikh (Sci-Fi
Science, Jedi Junkies, Team USA of Battle of the Nations).
The highlight of the
convention will be the filming for a new pilot episode of an upcoming
Reality TV Show based on the Convention Experience. Cameras will be
filming the ins and outs of the convention including the fan, dealers
and exhibitors experiences as well as a Popular Culture Appraisal
Booth. At the Pop Culture Booth there will be several
expert appraisers on hand all day, to grade and evaluate your (pre
1975) comics, sports, and non-sports cards, memorabilia, cartoon
character toys, comic books and artwork, rock and roll, sports,
Hollywood, Sci-fi, and popular culture memorabilia. Not only is there
no charge for the service, but our buyers will be on the spot to
purchase your stuff.It is a great opportunity for anyone who has wanted to know what
their collection is worth and a chance to be featured on the show.
And of course for
those in costume there will be the amazing Captain Zorikh's Costume
Contest at 3 PM, with loads of fun and amazing prizes, followed by a
group photo shoot arranged by the NY Cosplayers Network!!
New York’s best
known and most successful comic book convention promoter since the
1970’s Michael Carbonaro’s newest one day show is sure to be a
Sold-Out event. Make it a weekend in New York City. Group Rates and
V.I.P. early admission available. Tickets are $15 general admission,
$30 VIP, and available online at www.nycbm.comAND select locations in the Tri-State area.
dealer/ticket and Hotel information
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