New Orleans, LA, January 19, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Nearly 30 organizations from across the Southeast, from favorite genre movie and TV show fan clubs, podcasters and charities will be attending Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Jan. 28-29 at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. From cosplayers like the 501st Garrison/Bast Alpha Garrison, Louisiana Ghostbusters, Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus and NOLA Krewe of Pirate Wenches to podcasters such as the Down the Road Show and WGTR Radio to worthy charities like Comics4Kids, various groups will be on site, meeting attendees and enriching the Wizard World experience.
Some groups that fans will run into on site include:
-- 501st Garrison/Bast Alpha Garrison
-- Anne Rice's Vampire Lestat
-- Barony of Axemoor
-- Cast Aways Open Theatre Troupe
-- D20 Girls Project
-- Down the Road Show
-- Intergalactic Krewe of Chewbacchus
-- Louisiana Ghostbusters
-- Mind's Eye Society
-- Mississippi Mandalorians
-- New Orleans Public Library
-- NOLA Krewe of Pirate Wenches
-- One World by Night
-- Rebel Legion, Dagobah Base
-- Red Stick Rebellion Star Wars Collectors Club
-- The Steam Engine Intrepid
-- Steampunk Americans
-- The Garou Nation
-- USS Azrael
-- USS Corsair
-- WGTR "World Grand Theft"
Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con features stars William Shatner, Stan Lee, Adam Baldwin, Mary McDonnell and James Marsters among dozens of celebrities and industry professionals celebrating the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.
About Wizard World:
Wizard World produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.
The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.