Wizard World has unveiled a Tarzan lithograph by artist Neal Adams, which will be VIP exclusive at their New Orleans Comic Con. Wizard World has also announced that top comic creators Greg Capullo, Neal Adams, Ethan Van Sciver, Ron Garney, and more will be appearing at the convention.
In all there will be nearly 150 comic creators scheduled to appear from November 30 through December 2 at the Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con being held in New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Other well-known artists appearing include Greg Horn (“Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark,” “Wonder Woman”), Phil Jimenez (“Captain America Corps,” “Fairest”), Michael Golden (“Batman,” “Star Wars”), Jesus Saiz (“Resurrection Man,” “Birds of Prey”), David Mack (“Kabuki,” “Daredevil”) and Marvel “Zombie King” Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”).
There will also be a number of celebrities appearing, including comics legend Stan Lee and Sir Patrick Stewart. The New Orleans Comic Con will actually feature seven members of the Star Trek: The Next Generation cast. Other celebrities appearing include Buffy the Vampire Slayer star Eliza Dushku, Reservoir Dogs headliner Michael Madsen and WWE® Superstar CM Punk®.
Eisner Award winners attending New Orleans Comic Con are Garney, Guillory, Lee (Hall of Fame), Adams (Hall of Fame) and Janet Lee ("Return of the Dapper Men"). Eisner nominees include Mack, Van Sciver, Billy Tucci ("Birds of Prey," "Sgt. Rock"), Jeremy Whitley ("Order of Dagonet," "Princeless") and Eliza Frye ("The Lady's Murder," "Lucky House").
There will also be some local Louisiana talent attending, such as New Orleans' Kody Chamberlain (“Sweets: A New Orleans Crime Story,” “30 Days of Night”) and Lafayette's Rob Guillory (“Chew").