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Wizard World Comic Con Coming to Richmond

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Many celebrity guest from comics, movies and television will be appearing the inaugural Wizard World Richmond Comic Con, September 12-14 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

Steven Yeun, Michael Rooker and Jon Bernthal of "The Walking Dead," Adam West and Burt Ward of "Batman", Manu Bennett (The Hobbit, "Arrow"), WWE Superstar Batista, WWE Hall of Famer Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat and James Marsters ("Buffy The Vampire Slayer," "Torchwood") are among the celebrities scheduled to attend. The event will also feature well-known comics artists and writers and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions. 

Other notable guests scheduled include Eliza Dushku ("Buffy The Vampire Slayer," "Angel"), Alan Tudyk ("Firefly," Wreck-It Ralph), Michael Madsen (Reservoir Dogs, "24"), Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters, "Heroes"), Lou Ferrigno ("The Incredible Hulk," "The King of Queens"), Jason David Frank ("Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers"), Sara Underwood ("Attack of the Show") and the Boondock Saints duo of Sean Patrick Flanery and David Della Rocco.

Superstar comics creators scheduled to attend include Eisner Award Hall of Famer Neal Adams ("Batman," "X-Men"), Ethan Van Sciver ("Green Lantern," "Flash"), Kevin Eastman (Co-Creator, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"), Kevin Maguire ("Justice League," "Batman Confidential"), John Tyler Christopher ("Amazing Spider-Man," "X-Men"), Michael Golden ("Hulk," "Star Wars"), Arthur Suydam ("Marvel Zombies," "Army of Darkness") and Greg Horn ("Guardians of the Galaxy," "The Avengers").

Richmond Comic Con will also feature many fans showing off their best costumes of various characters throughout the event.

For more on the 2014 Wizard World Richmond Comic Con, visit wizardworld.com/home-richmond.html.

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