That’s right, AGP Monsters! American Gothic Press will be attending San Diego Comic Fest this weekend at the Town & Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego! While the event runs through Presidents’ Day on Monday, we’ll be there Saturday and Sunday only, with our own panel on Saturday featuring Publisher Philip Kim and KILLBOX artist Nathan Gooden. Stop by our table and say ‘Hi!’, grab a few comics and t-shirts, and help us celebrate Uncle Forry’s 100th Birthday in style at the Ackermansion Cafe! For more information on the event and the plethora of other amazing guests in attendance, visit SDComicFest.org!
Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 6:00PM
What’s New from Famous Monsters (Crescent)
Forry Ackerman’s Famous Monsters of Filmland, the magazine that launched a thousand film careers, lives on thanks to the care of current publisher Philip Kim. Learn what’s new from Famous Monsters and what we can expect to be seeing in the future. Also hear all about the new comics line from Famous Monsters. Famous Monsters
Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 11:00AM
I Remember Forry (Le Chanticleer – 9th Floor)
The San Diego Comic Fest is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Forrest J Ackerman, the first convention cosplayer, the creator of Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine, the only recipient of the unique “#1 Fan Personality” Hugo Award, genial host of the legendary Ackermansion, and the first-ever Comic-Con guest. Join a panel of Forry’s friends and admirers in remembering the great man, and maybe share a remembrance of your own. Jason Brock, Sunni Brock, David Clark, Famous Monsters, William Nolan, Mike Royer