Geekdom in paradise: Puerto Rico Comic Con proves to be a haven for retailers and exhibitors seeking new customers
For the first time in Puerto Rico, local cosplayers can compete for a chance to represent the Island in the 2017 World Cosplay Summit in Japan. World Cosplay Summit Puerto Rico will take place during Puerto Rico Comic Con on Saturday, May 27. Registration begins on Monday, January 30. Click here for rules and more information
San Juan, Puerto Rico – Ricardo Carrión, executive producer of Puerto Rico Comic Con, announced today that legendary comic creator Frank Miller will be the show’s Guest of Honor for the 15th anniversary edition of Puerto Rico Comic Con, to be held May 26-28, 2017 at the Puerto Rico Convention Center in San Juan. A highly respected 30-year industry veteran, Frank Miller is an award-winning comic creator known for the industry’s most iconic titles, including Batman, Sin City, 300, Ronin, Elektra, Daredevil, Wolverine, and others.
“To have Frank Miller at Puerto Rico Comic Con was an undertaking ten years in the making. Today we are proud to confirm that he will be the show’s Guest of Honor as part of our 15th anniversary. The fact that Mr. Miller has chosen to come to our island validates Puerto Rico Comic Con as a first-rate convention, a milestone we have reached thanks to the continued support of our fan network on social media, sponsors and partners,” said Carrión.