Comic Con Revolution Rises Again In Ontario This Weekend – Daily Bulletin

Superheroes, villains, their creators and fans will unite once again in the Inland Empire for the Comic Con revolution.

After being canceled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, the comic book convention returns to the Ontario Convention Center on December 18 and 19 and is bringing comic book giants to town.

Among the headlining guests this year is Eisner Award-winning artist John Cassaday known for co-creating the DC / Wildstorm series “Planetary,” as well as for working on “Astonishing X-Men. And Marvel’s “Star Wars” series. . Other celebrities in attendance included writer Christopher Claremont, known for Marvel’s “Uncanny X-Men”, and actors like Ryan Hurst from “Sons of Anarchy” and “The Walking Dead”.

Along with celebrities, the weekend convention will feature an exhibit floor where people can shop for comics, collectibles, clothing and accessories.

Since he’s a jerk, of course cosplayers are welcome. The Cosplay Revolution contest, which takes place on Saturday night, has a top prize of $ 500 for Best in Show.

Comic revolution

When: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 18; 11 am-5pm Sunday December 19

Where: Ontario Convention Center, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario.

Cost: $ 25 to $ 129 for adults 18 and over; $ 20 to $ 35 for teens $ 13 to $ 17; free for 3-12 years old

COVID-19 Protocols: New state warrants that come into effect on December 15 require face masks indoors. For indoor events of 1,000 people or more, participants must present proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 antigen test within 24 hours or a negative PCR test within 48 hours of the event.


Daniel K. Denny