Published On: Thu, Feb 2nd, 2012

Stan Lee headlines long list of comic book creators for MegaCon 2012

Marvel’s legend Stan Lee will return to Orlando this month for the 2012 MegaConvention. Hundreds of fans will swarm to the Convention Center on February 17-19 to see popular comic book creators.

Lee’s resume and popularity has transcended the comic book shop and even the most distant human is familiar with ‘Stan the Lee’.

Joining Marvel’s creator is an impressive list of names in the comic business (in order from the MegaCon website):

Tony Bedard – Exiles, Green Lantern Corp and Green Lantern New Guardians

Allen Bellman – Famous Golden Age artist who worked on the early Captain America comics. More here

Dennis Calero – Legion of Superheroes, X-Men Noir, X-factor

J. Scott Campbell – Spider-Man, co-creator of Gen 13.

Greg Capullo – X-Force, Spawn and (one of my favorites) What If–Daredevil Killed Kingpin for Marvel Comics

Sergio Cariello – Action Bible, Spider-girl and Superman

Frank Cho – New Ultimates, Liberty Meadows as well as Mighty Avengers relaunch in 2007 and a couple issues of New Avengers.

Amanda Conner – Terra, Powergirl

Batman cover art

Batman #700 cover by David Finch

Darwyn Cooke – Catwoman, DC: New Frontier, The Spirit

Chuck Dixon – Famous comic creator: Batman, Superman, Green Lantern, Iron Man, the Punisher, The Simpsons, Spongebob Squarepants, GI Joe and many others.

David Finch – Batman: The Dark Knight, New Avengers and Cyberforce. (Check out Batman issue #700 cover here) I reviewed and highly recommended “Batman: Dark Knight #1 – read here.

Paul Gulacy – Jonah Hex, JSA Classified

Cully Hamner – Blue Beetle, Green Lantern: Mosaic

Phil Hester – Green Arrow, Wonder Woman, The Darkness

Greg Horn – Elektra, Emma Frost

Rob Hunter – Batman, Blackest Night, Justice League

Dan Jurgens – cover to the famous Superman #75, Death of Superman; Teen Titans, Superman, Justice League International and Green Arrow.

Bob Layton – Iron Man, Valiant Universe

Clay Mann – X-Men Legacy, Elektra

Pablo Marcos – Conan, Red Sonja, Star Trek: Next Generation

Sheldon Moldoff – Golden Age artist on Batman (read more about his visit to the Tampa Comic Con here)

Phil Noto – Avengers: Origins, Batgirl

Jimmy Palmiotti – Famous comic book inker wth a long resume and co-creator of Ash

Paul Pelletier – Incredible Hulk, Fantastic Four

George Perez – Comic Book icon who has worked on…nevermind. If you need me to tell you who George Perez is or has done, then turn in your comic book geek card and go to the mall.

Mike Perkins – Death of Captain America, The Stand and countless Marvel covers (More on Mike, here)

Brandon Peterson – Uncanny X-Men, Ultimate Extinction

Brian Pulido – Lady Death, Evil Ernie

Don Rosa – Scrooge McDuck, Donald Duck

Stephane Roux – Birds of Prey, Supergil

Tim Sale – Daredevil: Yellow, Batman: The Long Halloween, Batman: Dark Victory

Alex Saviuk – Stan Lee Mighty 7, Spider-man newspaper strip (More here)

Bill Sienkiewicz – monster long resume, Elektra: Assassin was my first Sienkiewicz work. New Mutants, Fantastic Four and the cover to “Batman #400″

Karl Story – Batman: The Return, Astonishing X-Men

Arthur Suydam – Marvel Zombies – great stories, don’t want to miss this guy (Check it out here)

Mark Texiera – Ghost Rider, Mortal Combat

Frank Tieri – New Excalibur, Iron Man

Tim Townsend – X-Men, Amazing Spider-Man

Billy Tucci – Jonah Hex, creator of Shi

Zeb Wells – Robot Chicken, Amazing Spider-Man

and many other names…

MegaCon 2012
Feb. 17th – 19th, 2012
Orange County Convention Center Hall D
9800 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819


Friday February 17th — 1pm – 7pm
Saturday February 18th — 10am – 6pm
Sunday February 19th — 10am – 5pm


Official Website


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