April 16 - comic convention + sports card show 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

April 16, 2016

10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Bloomington VFW
311 W. 84th St
Bloomington, MN [Directions]

Overflow parking: Pillsbury Avenue or Cub Foods parking lot

Admission $5; Kids under 16 FREE!
First 200 people will get a free goodie bag!

Onsite ATM and restaurant!

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Directions: Click here for Google directions
From 494: Take Nicollet Avenue exit. Go south on Nicollet to 84th Street. Take a right at 84th Street. The VFW will be about 3 blocks west of Nicollet on the left side of the roundabout.
From 35W: Take the 82nd Street exit. Go east toward Nicollet Avenue. Take a right at Nicollet Avenue. Take a right at 84th Street. The VFW will be about 3 blocks west of Nicollet on the left side of the roundabout.

Special Guests - April 16th

** Updated list as of 1/22/2016
Meet comic creators and professional athletes at each ComicCard event!
(guests subject to change without notice)

Larry Hama - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Larry Hama

Marvel: Wolverine, GI Joe: A Real American Hero, Conan the Barbarian

Larry Hama is a writer/artist/editor/actor who has is best known as the writer of Marvel's "GI Joe" and"Wolverine" comics in the '80s and '90s. He has also written, edited or drawn for Avengers, Conan, Batman, Wonder Woman, X-Men, Spider-Man, and dozens more. His illustrations and cartoons have appeared in National Lampoon, Esquire, New York and Rolling Stone. His most recent novel is "The Death of Captain America." In advertising, he worked on the first USA print campaign for Nintendo for Dentsu Y&R. Recently scripted BATMAN SHADOW OF THE BAT, and WONDER WOMAN for DC Comics' Convergence Event. Currently writing GI Joe ARAH for IDW, and CALL OF DUTY BLACK OPS III for Dark Horse.

Mr. Hama will be signing all day. Limit of 5 items autographed. Pencil sketches are $40 each (no commissions).

Corey Koskie - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Corey Koskie
Signing 11:00 - 12:00pm; Autographs $10 per item

Minnesota Twins, Toronto Blue Jays, Milwaukee Brewers

Visit with former 3rd baseman Corey Koskie from 11:00AM-12:00PM April 16th. Corey was drafted by the Twins in 1994 and wore #47 for our favorite hometown team. Bring your baseball gear and talk shop with Mr. Koskie!

Al Snow - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Al Snow
Signing 12:30 - 3:00pm; Autographs $10 per item

6-time hard cord champion; tag team champion

Meet wrestling legend Al Snow from 12:30 PM - 3:00PM April 16th. Mr. Snow has spent over 30 years entertaining wrestling fans in the squared circle. He has won several titles, including hard core and tag team championships.

Erik Burnham - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Erik Burnham

IDW: Ghostbusters, Back to the Future
Marvel: Scarlet Spider

Erik Burnham is a writer and artist known for his work with IDW's Ghostbusters series, including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles / Ghostbusters.

Otis Frampton - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Otis Frampton

Otis Frampton is a writer and artist, most commonly known for his creation Oddly Normal. He also appeared in IDW's Ghostbusters Annual 2015.

Dave Wheeler - ComicCard Guest - April 16

Dave Wheeler

Dave Wheeler is back by popular demand! Dave is co-founder and head editor of Mind Wave Comics. His works include Misadventures of Wonderboy, The Bolt, Darwin Holmes Ape Detective and more.

* Guests subject to change without notice

Previous Guests

November 7, 2015

Sgt. Slaughter, Sammy White, Ted Brown, Erik Larsen, Tom Nguyen, Matt Blair, John Henderson, Frank Fosco

June 27, 2015

Jake Reed, Keith Millard, Paul Pelletier, Erik Burnham

March 28, 2015

Tommy Kramer, Henry Thomas, Frank Fosco, Christopher Jones

November 22, 2014

Juan Berenguer, Tom Nguyen

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Alternate Realities (comics)
Andy Larson (comics)
Big Time Comics (Golden, silver and bronze age comics)
Captain Jack's Comics (comics)
Comic Book College (comics)
Dave Strong (local artist)
Derek Piche (comics)
Frattallone Productions, Inc. (comics)
GCH Comics (comics)
Gemini (comics)
High Class Comics (Comics, Action Figures)
Hot Comics & Collectibles (comics, toys, pop culture)
Idell's Comics & Collectibles (comics & collectibles)
Jen Silverman (local artist)
Ken Metz (sports memorabilia)
L-5 Cards (sports cards)
Legend Gary's (comics)
Legion Games (gaming)
Local Underground (comics)
Mr. Zero's (comics, toys, records)
Nerd Stuff (comics & collectibles)
Nostalgia Zone (collectibles and comics)
Paul Mallon (comics)
Represent U Events (sports memorabilia)
Rogahn's Relics (POP figures, comics)
T+R Collectibles (sports cards, gaming cards, memorabilia)
Talyho Enterprises (sports memorabilia, cards, comics)
Triple Play Collectibles (sports cards & memorabilia)
Twin Cities Sports Cards (sports memorabilia)
Warren Lightbody Cards (sports cards)
YB Normal (LEGO, toys)

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ComicCard - April 16, 2016

Bloomington VFW
311 W. 84th St
Bloomington, MN
10:00am - 4:30pm
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Bloomington VFW
311 W. 84th St
Bloomington, MN
10:00am - 4:30pm

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Each Comic Card show will feature thousands of comic books, gaming and sports cards, as well as collectables. Special guests from the comic and sports industries will be advertised as soon as possible. Vendors, please visit our Vendor Info page for more information.

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