Let Freedom Read At The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund New York Comic Con Party!

October 7, 2014
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New York Comic Con logoCelebrate free speech and help support the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund along with sensational comic creators at the CBLDF New York Comic Con Party, happening Saturday night, October 11, sponsored by comiXology and Dynamite Entertainment!

Open to fans and professionals alike, the party kicks off Saturday, October 11th, 8-10pm at Tir Na Nog – Times Square, 315 W 39th St, New York, NY 10018. There will be free food, drinks, and prize giveaways throughout the evening. All donating attendees will also receive a download code for an exclusive Dynamite Comics Bundle, valued at more than $60.00 courtesy of Dynamite Entertainment and comiXology. A suggested $10 admission fee will be collected at the door with all proceeds benefiting the great work of the CBLDF.

Come mingle with top creators and industry titans including: Garth Ennis (The Boys), John Cassaday (Cover Artist Doc Savage, The Lone Ranger), Howard Chaykin (The Shadow: Midnight in Moscow), Gail Simone (Red Sonja), Greg Pak (Turok: Dinosaur Hunter), Tim Seeley (Evil Ernie), Alex DeCampi (Lady Zorro), Anthony Del Col (Sherlock Holmes vs. Harry Houdini), Conor McCreery (Sherlock Holmes vs. Harry Houdini), Cory Smith (Captain Victory), Frank J. Barbiere (Solar: Man of The Atom), Frank Tieri (Red Sonja: Black Tower), Fred Van Lente (Magnus Robot Fighter), Joe Harris (Alic Cooper), Michael Moreci (Chaos!), David Walker (Shaft), comiXology co-founders David Steinberger and John D. Roberts and more!

And here’s a list of all the amazing comics donating attendees will get in the exclusive Dynamite Comics Bundle from Dynamite Entertainment & comiXology:

American Flagg! #1
Bob’s Burgers #1
The Boys #1
The Devilers #1
Doc Savage #1
Doctor Spektor: Master of the Occult #1
Flash Gordon #1
Garth Ennis’ Jennifer Blood Vol. 1
George R.R. Martin’s Wild Cards: The Hard Call
The Green Hornet #1
Kirby: Genesis #1
Magnus: Robot Fighter #1
Masks #1
Project Superpowers #1
Red Sonja #1
Red Team #1
The Shadow: Midnight in Moscow #1
Sherlock Holmes Vs. Houdini #1
Solar: Man Of The Atom #1
Vampirella #1

About comiXology
ComiXology, an Amazon.com, Inc. subsidiary (NASDAQ:AMZN), has revolutionized the comic book and graphic novel industry by delivering a cloud-based digital comics platform that makes discovering, buying, and reading comics more fun than ever before. ComiXology’s Guided View reading technology transforms the comic book medium into an immersive and cinematic experience, helping comiXology become a top ten grossing iPad app in 2011 and 2012 and the top grossing non-game iPad app in 2012 and 2013. Offering the broadest library of comic book content from over 75 publishers – and independent creators as well – comiXology will not stop until everyone on the face of the planet has become a comic book fan. ComiXology is based in New York City, with operations in Los Angeles and Paris.

About Dynamite Entertainment
Dynamite was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling comic book titles and properties, including The BoysThe ShadowRed Sonja,Warlord of MarsBionic ManA Game of ThronesBob’s Burgers, and more.  Dynamite owns and controls an extensive library with over 3,000 characters (which includes the Harris Comics and Chaos Comics properties), such as VampirellaPanthaEvil ErnieSmiley the Psychotic Button,Chastity, and Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt.  In addition to their critically-acclaimed titles and bestselling comics, Dynamite works with some of the most high profile creators in comics and entertainment, including Kevin Smith, Alex Ross, Neil Gaiman, Andy Diggle, John Cassaday, Garth Ennis, Jae Lee, Marc Guggenheim, Mike Carey, Jim Krueger, Greg Pak, Brett Matthews, Matt Wagner, Gail Simone, Steve Niles, James Robinson, and a host of up-and-coming new talent.  Dynamite is consistently ranked in the upper tiers of comic book publishers and several of their titles – including Alex Ross and Jim Krueger’s Project Superpowers - have debuted in the Top Ten lists produced by Diamond Comics Distributors.  In 2005, Diamond awarded the company a GEM award for Best New Publisher and another GEM in 2006 for Comics Publisher of the Year (under 5%) and again in 2011.  The company has also been nominated for and won several industry awards, including the prestigious Harvey and Eisner Awards.

About Comic Book Legal Defense Fund
Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of the First Amendment rights of the comics art form and its community of retailers, creators, publishers, librarians, and readers. CBLDF provides legal referrals, representation, advice, assistance, and education in furtherance of these goals. www.cbldf.org

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund’s New York Comic Con Party sponsored by comiXology and Dynamite Entertainment

When: Saturday, October 11th, 8PM-10PM
Where: Tir Na Nog – Time Square, 315 W 39th St, New York, NY 10018
Cost: Suggested $10 admission fee. (All door proceeds go to the CBLDF)

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