Blastoff Comics is bringing back their Comicsfest for a second year. Held at The Federal Bar in North Hollywood, Blastoff comics and Knitting Factory Entertainment have teamed up again to bring comic creators and fans together. Admission to the festival is free and will feature a beer garden, food stations, live DJs, costumed hero photo ops, and comic creators from Marvel, Dark Horse, IDW Publishing, DC and more. Oh, and as it is Free Comic Day, be prepared to take some home.
Comic creators scheduled to appear at the festival include Cecil Castellucci (Star Wars: Moving Target, Plain Janes); Christos Gage(Rom: Spaceknight, Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 10); Joelle Jones (Lady Killer, Superman: American Alien); Nicholas Meyer(The Seven-Per-Cent Solution, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan); Steve Niles (The October Faction, Monster and Madman); Jamie S. Rich (Lady Killer, Ares & Aphrodite); Chris Ryall (Rom: Spaceknight, String Divers, Onyx); Tad Stones (Darkwing Duck, Hellboy: Sword of Storms); Craig Thompson (Blankets, Habibi, Space Dumplins); and Chris Yost (X-Men, Avengers).