ComicFest 2015

She Once Was Dead

Check out Shelly Parhiala's drawings (including her comic "I Once Was DEAD"), paintings, and photographs at ComicFest on June 20. She'll also be selling handmade finger-knit bracelets, rings, and... Read More

Where did anime come from?

A History of Anime and Manga

Where did anime come from? At Kari Roulet's panel at ComicFest, "A History of Anime and Manga," she'll trace its roots and talk about milestones in the industry, including the use of anime as... Read More

Author Erin Bowman joins the lineup

Another awesome guest at ComicFest--Erin Bowman, author of Taken, Forged,  and other teen novels. [caption id="attachment_256" align="alignright" width="198"] Erin Bowman is the author of... Read More


Check out Olivia Bordelau's work at ComicFest this June. Olivia is still a teenager, but she's already working with Genesis Comics on an upcoming comic called Rx. ComicFest will be her first time... Read More

Panel and artists alley registration ends May 17

Panel and artists alley registration for ComicFest ends Sunday, May 17, at 11:59 pm. So please finalize your plans and click Artist Registration or Panel Registration near the top of this page if... Read More

Boffer combat

At 10 am on June 20, Players in the Realms of Wonder Live Action Roleplaying Game (LARP) will demonstrate the sport of boffer (foam sword) combat. Then they'll answer your questions about boffer... Read More

Join the Harry Potter Alliance at ComicFest

Harry Potter Alliance

Turning fans into heroes Harry Potter geeks will want to meet the members of the North Shore Harry Potter Alliance at their ComicFest table. What is the Harry Potter Alliance, you ask? The... Read More

Plushies, anyone?

Plushies by Colleen Sullivan

[caption id="attachment_153" align="alignright" width="170"] Pink and Blue Dangos[/caption] Colleen's Crafting Corner takes characters and objects from animes, videogames, etc., and turns them... Read More

“Dark Magic and Donuts” artist is coming

Don Higgins Illustrator and concept artist

Artist Don Higgins, recently named as art lead for Fasa Games "1879," will be joining us in the artists alley. Don is the artist of the web comic Dark Magic and Donuts at... Read More

Notice Me Please!

Kerri McCarthy art

Twenty-two-year-old Kerri McCarthy got into comics at a young age, starting with Sailor Moon, and has not stopped drawing since. Her comic Notice Me Please! is on smackjeeves under the name of... Read More