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CALLING ALL FAN GIRLS! Spend your Saturday night at the official Fan Girl after party of New York Comic Con! Join the ladies of Geek Girl Brunch as we team up with the International Geek Girl Pen Pals Club, for an unforgettable night. Featuring special guests, custom drinks, food, music, swag, awesome giveaways… and more! Fan boys welcome!
Date: Saturday, October 11th
Venue: Latitude Bar & Grill 783 8th Ave [between 47th & 48th] New York, NY 10036
Pre-sale tickets have SOLD OUT! But don’t worry, you can still purchase your tickets at the door for $10.
You can RSVP and invite your friends using our #FGNO Facebook event page. Be sure to keep checking back to this page as we continue to update you with the latest. We can’t wait to fangirl out with you all!
Note: 21+ Regrettably, we are not wheelchair accessible.
Update 8/7 : We are pleased to announce that Valiant Comics and The Geekerie have signed on as sponsors! Look for some serious swag and an appearance of the Valiant car!
FGNO is excited to announce the following guests. Keep checking back as we’ll be updating this list leading up to the event!
Amanda Goodman, Voice Actress
Amanda Goodman is a New York actor and voice actor who has appeared in independent films, improv, theatre, and commercial print. She has voiced many characters in English dubs of Japanese anime, including Revolutionary Girl Utena as Juri, Keiko, and one of the Shadow Girls. She was in Genshiken’s Kujibiki Unbalance, and voiced Komaki, and in Slayers Next she voiced the Valley Girl twins, Mimi & Nene. Amanda also voiced various roles in Boogiepop Phantom. She has recently been doing very fun radio ads, and is the voice of Rusty in Rusty’s Treehouse (an app). She has voiced female counting trains in a Sesame Street cartoon. Amanda is a current member of Cherub Improv.
Danielle Paige, Author
Meet the New York Times Bestselling author of “Dorothy Must Die.” Look forward to talking TV, soaps, YA, and Dorothy inspired fashion. Guests will even be able to enter for a chance to win a signed copy of her YA hit!
Chubear, Professional Cosplayer
We’re please to welcome the brilliant Chubear Cosplay! Meet the renowned cosplayer herself. Chubear will be on hand to announce some of our lucky raffle winners that night (and she may just share some pro cosplaying tips with a lucky few!)
Steve Scott, Comic Book Artist
Steve Scott has illustrated such titles as Batman, X-Men Forever, JLA, Batman Confidential, Marvel Adventures Hulk and many more. In addition to his work in comics, his work for television includes featured art on the hit TV series Smallville and ABC Family’s KYLE XY. To his credit, Steve was selected to draw the only adaptation to the 2008 Oscar winning film Batman the Dark Knight, overseen by director Christopher Nolan himself. That same year, George Lucas approved Steve to be the artist for Indiana Jones and the Tomb of the Gods.
Handpicked to be one of the few illustrators involved with this project, his most recent work can be found in the adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s, “The Graveyard Book”. Additionally, he has been doing art chores on the IDW series Judge Dredd.
Steve is now accepting pre-orders for commissions and will be on hand for a limited time for portfolio review! We strongly suggest you bring your portfolio on a tablet for easy viewing.
The Twisted Beauty of Burlesque, Dangrrr Doll
See the Comic Con Vixens Show on Thursday, then come mingle and drink with one of the brilliant minds behind Rawr! Burlesque, right here!
ABOUT RAWR!: Produced by multi-award winning performance artist DANGRRR DOLL and nationally renowned cosplay queen STELLA CHUU, RAWR! Entertainment provides high quality variety, cabaret and burlesque entertainment in the NYC area. Often focusing around pop culture, RAWR! Entertainment thrives in playful and quirky live performance showcasing both the beautiful and the brainy alike, and blending sensuality with spectacle.
Music by DJ Millz
Upscale Society’s own DJ Millz, will be providing the evening’s tunes. A cross-genre DJ, expect to hear a little bit of everything and a whole lot of awesome.
FGNO is pleased to be the official after party of the Rawr! Burlesque Comic Con Vixens Show!