Wikinews attends ComiCon in Tyler, Texas
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Wikinews attended the Rose City ComiConin , on Saturday. The event was held at the Lonestar Event Center and ran through Sunday evening.
Actor, most notably recognizable for his role in the franchise, spoke at the event. Spectators offered up various questions, including: 'If you attended , to which house would you belong?' and 'Which is your favorite era?' actor , who appeared in such notable films as , , and was also present to chat with visitors and sign autographs.
Many attendees were present in various costumes, a practice often referred to as ''. Noted cosplayer Knightmage was present, offering signed prints depicting him in various character costumes. He offered attendees the opportunity to voluntarily donate to the .
Comic collector Kevin Dutton was on hand, offering for sale his collection of 28,000 comic books. A broad array of 'geek-related' items were also available including: custommini figures, specialty knives, merchandise, fantasy game merchandise and more. A caricature artist was also present, selling custom drawn caricatures of attendees.
- Vetter, Brett. "Fans gather at Tyler Rose City Comic Con" — , October 31, 2016
- Web archive page: http://web.archive.org/web/20160927090154/http://toursoftyler.com/tyler_rose_city_comic_con
- Gallery of Cosplayers from WonderCon 2016: http://collider.com/cosplay-wondercon-images-pictures/