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The second annual Atlanta Comic Con is nearly here and this year’s slate will feature even more top celebrities and creators!

Atlanta Comic Con is one of six conventions spearheaded by the Imaginarium agency, an organization whose love for comics, art and pop culture is boundless. It also runs cons in Michigan, Wisconsin, San Francisco, Indiana and Tampa Bay.

ATLCC will again take place in the heart of Atlanta, at the Georgia World Congress Center. The event features exhibitors that cater to a wide-spectrum of fandoms, where you can pick comics, magazines, toys, games, films, sketches and much, much more! You also have the opportunity to meet some of the hottest television and film actors, among professional cosplayers and comic book creators as well.

The celebrity list this year is headlined by Val Kilmer, who was Bruce Wayne in 1995’s Batman Forever, Jim Morrison in The Doors adaptation and, of course, Madmartigan in Willow. Other notables in attendance will be, Elodie Yung, who portrayed Elektra Natchios in Netflix’s Daredevil, and the voice actors for the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series in Cam Clarke (Leonardo), Townsend Coleman (Michelangelo), Barry Gordon (Donatello) and Rob Paulsen (Raphael). A complete list of guests can be found HERE (scroll down).

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Plenty of creators will be there for ATLCC, headlined by legendary creators Gerry Conway, who will be there on both Saturday and Sunday, only. Some great artists will also be there in Vanesa Del Rey, John Beatty, Joe Rubinstein and Ron Lim (Saturday/Sunday only), among others.

Atlanta Comic Con will roll around at NOON (ET) on July 12 and culminate on Sunday, July 14, ending at 5pm. Visit for all the information you can use, including the guest lists, directions and FAQs, and HERE for tickets.



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