Blowout Cards Forums
blowout specials

Go Back   Blowout Cards Forums > BLOWOUTS HOBBY TALK > NON-SPORTS


NON-SPORTS Post Your Non-Sports Cards Hobby Talk

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-02-2012, 12:35 AM   #1
John91C's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS!
Posts: 5,033
Default Emerald City Comicon

Just attended all 3 days and it was BUSY! Met a ton of up can coming artists and media guests! It was a great CON and this is my 2nd year going to it...I will attend every year that I can! They bring in some amazing artists and media guests!

I also was one of the lucky few to get The Walking Dead Compendium Hardcover, limited to 1000 copies. They only had 100 available for the Con and they will have 900 for San Diego Comic Con. So the lucky few who picked them up are the 1st to have them until July! They gave raffle tickets out and who ever won the lucky drawing got to buy theirs at $100/book. I was unlucky and didn't win the raffle but met someone who didn't want theirs and bought that one of him. Then Robert Kirkman's brother (at the end of the show) said there were a few left for sale and I snatched one up.

Here's some info about the compendium

The Walking Dead Compendium Hardcover ECCCExclusive - Home - Skybound - The Walking Dead, Invincible, The Infinite, and more

Photo of both Compendiums

Photo of personalized one for me

Photo of Eddie McClintock (very nice guy and full supporter of the VFW/Armed Forces)

Photo of Jon Bernthal (Shane) and Laurie Holden (Andrea)

Katie Cook with the sketch I had commissioned

Natalie Nourigat with a sketch commission of Parks and Rec Ron Swanson

Summer Glau and I
Photobucket (not always up to date):
John91C is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 03:31 AM   #2
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: East TN, USA
Posts: 168

Awesome you selling any ? Im going to the Hero Con in Charlotte this June .
For Sale : CMB
Aagien is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 09:51 AM   #3
ricksam's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 5,791

that is an awesome star trek piece

thx for sharing the con pics
Way behind to respond to pm deal offers
FS/T: sketch cards, GCs | USA, comc addr, pp ONLY
W: | PC: HOFers

ricksam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 02:59 PM   #4
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: New Mexico
Posts: 5,040

Was Summer Glau nice? She seems so cool....
Cujobyte is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 03:11 PM   #5
durstlimpbizkit's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 488

That's just too cool.

I wonder if Jon Bernthal always dresses like a hoodlum. Haha... awesome photos man.
durstlimpbizkit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 04:08 PM   #6
John91C's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS!
Posts: 5,033

Summer was cool...she saw my Rangers shirt and was like "oh..Texas, I'm from Texas" so we chatted about Texas...she's from San Antonio and I grew up in Dallas area, etc...she was really cool.

Jon Bernthal seemed like he was high...laughing and just forgetting what questions people were asking him. He kept messing with his hat and hoodie and it got to be pretty bad as to where he kept pulling the hoodie on and taking it off.

At one point when I was up meeting him and Laurie Holden I mentioned how Shane did a good job teaching Andrea to shoot and Laurie looked at me and said yeah he did but I taught him the ways of "love" (sex scene). Bernthal over heard that and interjected his humor and had everyone around us laughing pretty hard.

Bernthal even said he suggested an alternate ending to him dying which the writers didn't care for but I thought was pretty cool.

Coolest dude was Eddie McClintock (Warehouse 13). He was going around giving everyone hugs and went out into the audience to answer questions...he got in trouble for doing that since security couldn't keep up with him.

Christopher Judge was a cool guy as well and he's a former Oregon Duck football player so we chatted about that.

All in all it was a great show...I'm definitely doing it again next year!
Photobucket (not always up to date):
John91C is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2012, 04:14 PM   #7
IndySportsCards's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Indy's Comic Pressing & Grading
Posts: 33,682

Awesome Walking Dead pickups!! and getting that close to Summer Glau! I would NEVER wash my Rangers shirt again.
Indy's Pressing & CGC Comic Grading Service Click the BOOK NOW button on Facebook to Submit Comics!
IndySportsCards is online now   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:40 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2013, Blowout Cards Inc.