Tony Kordos

Professional inker Tony Kordos is a professional inker best known for his work on Batman and Robin Eternal and Justice League: Darkseid War Special. Kordos currently is working on the new Cyborg Rebirth series for DC Comics. His work also has appeared in Predators for Dark Horse Comics, Eternal Descent for IDW and Legendary Card Game for Marvel and Upper […]

Freddie E. Williams II

Comic book writer and artist Freddie E. Williams II is best known for his work on DC Comics titles like Robin and also with Marvel’s Legendary Star-Lord. In 2005, Williams began work with DC Comics on the Eisner Award-winning series Seven Soldiers Mister Miracle. Williams signed an exclusive contract with DC in 2006, becoming a regular artist on Robin […]

Kyle Strahm

Artist and co-creator of Spread from Image Comics Kyle Strahm is a Kansas City-based comic book artist. His new book, Spread, became available from Image Comics in July 2014, one of the highlights of a career that has spanned since 2006 when he drew covers for the horror series Family Bones. Since then, Strahm has provided numerous covers, […]

Cullen Bunn

Writer for both creator-owned and mainstream superhero comics Cullen Bunn has gained acclaim as a writer for both creator-owned and mainstream superhero comics. As a longtime Planet Comicon guest, we’re eager to talk to him about The Sixth Gun, his new project Harrow County, and his work on series like Uncanny X-Men, Lobo and Sinestro. More about Cullen Bunn Cullen Bunn […]

Frank Tieri

Award-winning writer and creator working in comics, videogames, animation and television Although probably best known to comic book readers for his nearly three-year run on Wolverine, Frank Tieri also has worked on some of the biggest franchises in history like X-Men, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Deadpool, Hulk, Punisher, Captain America, Thor and the Avengers for Marvel. And […]



Comic book artist for JSA, Atomika, Vampirella, Shi and more A very popular and sought-after commission artist among the art collectors and the comic book convention circuit, Buzz also is a multi-Emmy-winning commercial artist who has worked with CBS, Fox, the Los Angeles Lakers and the U.S. Marine Corps. Buzz currently is working with comic art legend Neal Adams […]


Neal Adams

Legendary comic book artist Neal Adams had legendary “runs” on Batman, X-Men, Green Lantern/Green Arrow and Deadman. Adams rescued Batman from the campy television show and transformed him into his present “Avenger of the Night” persona. When people say “modern Batman,” they mean Neal Adams’ Batman. His run led directly to the realistic incarnation seen […]

Joel Adams

Television character designer Joel Adams, the eldest son of Neal Adams, graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York, and after dabbling in comics, decided to make his career in the animation industry in Los Angeles. Adams was the character designed for the first three years of the legendary animated series King of the […]

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Planet Comicon Kansas City prepares for star-studded 2017 event, adds new guests to lineup

Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Sons of Anarchy) and John Barrowman (Arrow, Doctor Who) join wrestling legend Ric Flair at pop culture extravaganza April 28-30 at Bartle Hall KANSAS CITY, MO — Planet Comicon, Kansas City’s biggest fan extravaganza, returns to Bartle Hall April 28-30, with a star-studded lineup featuring first-time guests and returning fan favorites. One […]


Exclusive! Amanda Conner & Jimmy Palmiotti Merch Package

Exclusive! Order your poster, comic book, and t-shirt featuring fan favorite artist Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti Save $7.00 when you purchase a 3-day admission membership with your exclusive merch package. The Amanda Conner & Jimmy Palmiotti Merch Package includes three items available only at Planet Comicon Kansas City: one major publisher comic book (exact […]


Zoie Palmer

Star of Dark Matter and Lost Girl Not only has Zoie Palmer dazzled us with her work on Lost Girl, she also has made her mark in television movies like The Reagans as Patti Reagan, Out of the Ashes as Didi Goldstein, and Devil’s Perch as Abby. Palmer also popped up as Anya Vimer, a terrorist who tries to sabotage a […]

Special Valentine's Day package for Planet Comicon Kansas City 2017

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Give the gift of Planet Comicon Kansas City Give your geeky girl or guy a Valentine’s Day thrill with this special gift idea. Receive two 3-day admission memberships to Planet Comicon plus $50 in Planet Comicon branded merchandise. Save $21 to spend on flowers and chocolate! It’s a $180 value for only $159.* Order now! […]