Comicpalooza News


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Hey Houston! It’s almost that time again! COMICPALOOZA!!!

On March 26-28, 2010 Comicpalooza will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX.

The guest list caused quite a buzz through out the Anime Network office:
Ray Park (Darth Maul)
Peter Mayhew (CHEWBACCA!) [yeah, this had me jumping up & down]
Dichen Lachman (Sierra from Dollhouse)
Nicholas Brendon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)

& BRUCE freakin’ CAMPBELL!!!

So brace yourself Houston and get ready!

Head over to their website for further details:

Join their group on Facebook:

Who knows, there just may be a few AN staffers wandering about as well… (Hey, we’re fan, too, ya know!!!)


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Anime Network’s promotions crew will be out in force at Comicpalooza to enjoy all of the fun and bring you guys back some awesome coverage!
On Saturday 3/25, we’re bringing out the big guns and deploying out crackin’ film crew for some new AN Exclusives! We’ve even pulled some strings and have a fantastic new host from the voice acting world to do our on camera specials!!! :slight_smile:

Here in the office we’re counting down the days! (especially the boss!)

So if you’re in Houston, head over to the George R. Brown March 26-28 for the best of the best in Comic book and Sci-Fi culture and see if you can spot Rai, EW, and your’s truly!!!


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Okay, Houston, brace for impact!
Comicpalooza is splashing down TOMORROW!

Be sure to check it out, especially Saturday, when Bruce Campbell will be holding a Q&A at the main stage!


#4

Oh man, wish I could be there! Anything in particular you guys are planning to pick up?


#5

We shall see. Taking two cameras, so we’re gonna get lots of coverage for you guys!


#6

get that guy from evil dead


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Great day today! Got some great interviews with artists, filmmakers and the lovely Dichen Lachman! (I still can’t believe that I was able to act professional and not totally geek out!)
Videos coming soon. Big thanks to the fantastic Lesley Tesh-Pedersen for being our on camera talent & Jin Chung for lugging around that camera & audio mixer all day!


#8

HEy does the animenetwork have polos for their street team, you know to look more “professional”?


#9

We wear our crew t-shirts… with the big huge logo on the front.


#10

I know, polos could not hurt for more formal butts…bits*

haha


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A polo shirt usually has a very small logo on it. I would rather they see the logo from across the room… don’t want people getting that close to me. :wink:

Besides, I don’t do formal unless it involves a dress and high heels… and wine glasses!


#12

spazzysam wrote:

I don’t blame you, now that you’re a “Pyramid” star personality! All those autograph hounds and stalkers! :ohmy: :wink:


#13

…^_^;


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Here’s some YouTube Interviews from [size=4]Comicpalooza 2010[/size]!

Ethan Van Sciver

Dichen Lachman

Ben Templesmith


#15

They are also in the Anime Network Exclusives in the OP. Sorry, forgot to announce it.


#16

LadyOfWicca wrote:

LOL! That’s why I have Rai sitting at the table with me @ Anime Matsuri. I can shove him in the way of any rabid fan and make my escape!


#17

Mr. Templesmith seems to be a pretty laid back dude. Great interviews!


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spazzysam wrote:

[quote]LadyOfWicca wrote:

LOL! That’s why I have Rai sitting at the table with me @ Anime Matsuri. I can shove him in the way of any rabid fan and make my escape![/quote]

Now that is one fantastic idea! :lol:


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LadyOfWicca wrote:

[quote]spazzysam wrote:

Now that is one fantastic idea! :lol:

http://img87.yfrog.com/img87/3187/aidy.jpg
"THAT’S A SUGAR-FREE ROCKSTAR, I SAID! GET IT RIGHT!"

http://img402.yfrog.com/img402/4880/281q.jpg
PSSHH… WHATEVER!

http://img87.yfrog.com/img87/5090/hbzp.jpg
CAMERA NINJA EW![/quote]


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spazzysam wrote:

[quote]
CAMERA NINJA EW![/quote]

… No way… Could it be…?