First Ever MondoCon Announced

bride-of-frankenstein-poster-mike-mignola-sliceMondoCon is a thing and you can go to it! Just announced, this September in Austin, all the nerds will gather and drool over prints they want and most likely do some black market swaps for prints they’ve been dying to get their hands on.

FIRST-EVER MONDOCON CELEBRATES ARTISTS

BEHIND POSTERS, ORIGINAL ART, VINYL, VHS & TOYS

Set to Coincide with the First Weekend of Fantastic Fest on September 20 & 21

MondoCon Tickets Will Go On Sale Wednesday, June 4

 

Austin, TX— June 2, 2014 Mondo is thrilled to officially announce its inaugural

MondoCon event, set to coincide with the first weekend of Fantastic Fest on September 20 & 21 at The Marchesa Hall & Theater in Austin, TX. The convention will bring together unique guests from a variety of areas to celebrate film, music, art, and toys with the world’s finest artists, designers, illustrators, painters, toy creators as well as directors, composers and more. The convention will offer new artwork and products as well as panels and special screenings.

 

A full schedule of events will be unveiled in the coming months, but for now Mondo is excited to present the first round of guests in attendance, including fan favorite artists & legends like celebrated comics artist & Hellboy creator, Mike Mignola, Basil Gogos, Geof Darrow and Bernie Wrightson. To mark the occasion, Mondo is also announcing Mignola’s poster for The Bride of Frankenstein (details on the print below).

 

FIRST ROUND OF GUESTS IN ATTENDANCE:

 

Richey Beckett                       Basil Gogos                       Gary Pullin

Anne Benjamin                       JJ Harrison                         Arik Roper

Geof Darrow                          Jock                                    Jay Shaw

Jason Edmiston                     Phantom City Creative       Tiny Kitten Teeth

Francesco Francavilla           Mike Mignola                       Bernie Wrightson

 

Mondo has expanded in recent years to include a world-renowned gallery, becoming passionate purveyors of art, vinyl, VHS and a brand new area that was cryptically teased with this Iron Giant tweet.  MondoCon will celebrate all of this and more, a chance for fants of film, art, collectibles & music to mix with their creators.

 

Tickets for MondoCon will go sale Wednesday, June 4 at Mondo-Con.com. Single day tickets will are $35 and full weekend tickets are $70. A full weekend ticket to MondoCon will be included with all VIP badges for Fantastic Fest.

 

Details for Mike Mignola’s The Bride of Frankenstein print, on sale Thursday, June 5 at MondoTees.com

 

THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN

by Mike Mignola

Edition size: 325

Dimensions: 21×32

Price: $50

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