– by Joseph Jammer Medina

LRM will be covering this weekend’s HeroesCon in Charlotte, North Carolina.  One of the oldest conventions to still keeps its roots dedicated to comic books.  HeroesCon has hosted some of the great comic book artist in the past including Stan Lee. This year’s headline of artist and array of comic book merchants won’t disappoint.  Make sure to look out for our reporters who will be doing interviews with some of the guest as well as taking photos of some of the best cosplayers.

HEROES CONVENTION was founded in 1982 by Shelton Drum, owner of Charlotte’s Heroes Aren’t Hard To Find comics shop. Since then the convention has become famous for its comics-first and family-friendly atmosphere, where fans can mingle directly with professionals and exhibitors. Boasting an incredible guest list built mainly on reputation and goodwill, HeroesCon is known nationwide as a “must” on the summer schedule, drawing fans, exhibitors, and creators from every region of the country to the Charlotte Convention Center.

With well over 200 guest appearing this weekend here is a list of some of the guest who will be making an appearance.

Neal Adams

Rafael Albuquerque

Brooke Allen

Natalie Andrewson

Kris Anka

Paul Azaceta

Gabriel Ba

Mark Bagley

Darryl Banks

Jen Bartel

Marguerite Bennett

Chris Brunner

Frank Brunner

Cullen Bun

Bob Camp

Aaron Conley

Creature Box

Shane Davis

Kelly Sue Deconnick

Jeff Dekal

Valentin De-Landro

Vanesa Del Rey


Evan Dorkin

Joey Ellis

Steve Epting

Veronica Fish

Brenden Fletcher

Matt Fraction

Ramona Fradon

Francesco Fancavilla

Paulina Ganucheau

Stefano Gaudiano

Basil Gogos

Michael Golden

Sanford Greene

Mike Grell

James Harren

Jeremy Haun

Erica Henderson

Mike Henderson

Lewis Larosa

Jason Latour

Stacey Lee

Laura Martin

Mike McKone

Fabio Moon

Tradd Moore

Tom Neely

David Petersen

Ed Piskor

Nick Pitarra

Richie Pope

Eric Powell

Joe Quinones

Khary Randolph

Robbi Rodriguez

Don Rosa

Stephane Roux

Jim Rugg

Andy Runton

Bart Sears

Ben Sears

Chris Sebela

Bill Sienkiewicz

Tyan Stegman

Brian Stelfreeze

Jim Steranko

William Stout

Babs Tarr

Wilfredo Torres

Chris Visions

Kevin Wada

Lee Weeks

Michael Walsh

David Williams

Freddie E Williams II

Jake Wyatt

Joseph Jammer Medina is an author, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of LRM. A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Television, Jammer's always had a craving for stories. From movies, television, and web content to books, anime, and manga, he's always been something of a story junkie.