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News Bites: 3/11/14

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It’s all about comic book titans DC and Marvel today.

Your Daily News Bites & Other Cool S%!t – 3/9/14

Anne Rice, Marvel Comics, and Carrie Fisher all have exciting news today.

ADAM GREEN RETURNS TO MASSACHUSETTS TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE ONE FUND BOSTON

ADAM GREEN RETURNS TO MASSACHUSETTS TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE ONE FUND BOSTON

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Celebrated horror genre filmmaker, television star, and Massachusetts native, Adam Green will return to the Boston-area, from May 28 – 30, 2013, to host a series of events and raise money to help those families most affected by the tragic events that unfolded during the 2013 Boston Marathon.

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Sneak Peek of Issue #1 “The Walking Dead” Magazine.


From the press release:

The Walking Dead, The Official Magazine hits stores on October 23 to coincide with season 3 airing on AMC, with 100-pages of all the latest news, revelations and tips for fans of the television show and the graphic novels.
 
Attendees of this years New York Comic Con on October 11 we get the chance to be the first to purchase issue #1 with an exclusive NYCC cover by The Walking Dead comic artist Charlie Adlard! This issue is only available to purchase at New York Comic Con at the Titan Entertainment booth #832.
 
Fans of the show are urged to join The Walking Dead, The Official Magazine on Twitter and Facebook to keep up to date with exclusive developments, or visit the magazine website.

 
I don’t know about you guys, but I’m pretty excited about Michonne (portrayed by Danai Gurira) gracing the cover of the first issue!
 

KING RICHARD’S FAIRE INVITES YOU TO ESCAPE REALITY, COME TO THE FAIRE

King Richard’s Faire, New England’s largest and longest-running Renaissance Festival, opens its 2012 season on September 1 and runs through October 21, 2012 on weekends and Monday holidays (Labor Day, Columbus Day). Tucked away on 80 acres of beautiful, enchanted forest off Rt. 58, King Richard’s Faire is a full day of live, interactive entertainment for all ages, including exotic tigers and a rare liger, daring knights jousting on horseback, and eight stages filled with song and dance.
 
Guests can mingle with royal subjects and performers, and tantalize their taste buds with the Faire’s delicious spit-roasted turkey legs, buttery ears of corn, boules filled with chowder and stew, ringlets of fries, champagne, wine and brew. Shoppers can stroll through the 16th century village filled with the wares of more than 100 unique and talented artisans. At every turn, guests will encounter minstrels, musicians, acrobats, stilt walkers, giant life-size puppets, mud beggars and more special surprises.
 
Each Saturday, the Faire hosts themed contests at 4 p.m., including a Cleavage Contest (9/8), Vow Renewal Ceremony (9/15); Biker’s Weekend – Royal Ink & Steeds Contest (9/22); Prince & Princess Costume Contest (9/29); Carvershire’s Got Talent Contest (10/6); Beard & Moustache Contest (10/13); Adult Halloween Costume Contest (10/20). See www.kingrichardsfaire.net under “Entertainment” and then “Themed Events” for rules and details.
 
Tickets are $27 for adults (12+) and $15 for children ages 4-11. Children under 4 are free, and parking is free. Discounts given to groups of 25 adults or more and private parties can be accommodated -reservations for all groups are required by emailing www.facebook.com/TheKingRichardsFaire), on Twitter @KRFaire, and on Pinterest.

Comic-Con’s Must Have Accessory is Back and Better Than Ever!

Warner Bros. Entertainment will again sponsor the official bag of Comic-Con International: San Diego 2012, the Studio announced today. By joining forces with Comic-Con for the third consecutive year, Warner Bros. will give each fan attending the Con an unforgettable keepsake from the world’s leading pop culture convention.

The featured TV titles are Arrow, The Big Bang Theory, DC Nation, Fringe, Supernatural and The Vampire Diaries, along with motion pictures Man of Steel and Pacific Rim.

Pretty sweet deal, Comic-Con attendees! The Shallow Graves crew wishes we were there to check it all out!