My Phoenix ComicCon Schedule

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I’m super excited to be going to Phoenix ComicCon this weekend. I haven’t been but by all accounts it’s a great con. I’ll be doing quite a bit while there, so if you happen to be going too, be sure to stop by and say hello!

Thursday, June 2 

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM: THE RISE OF WAR: THE MILITARY IN FICTION; NORTH 128A

We are familiar with the tactics, weapons, and discipline as depicted in military fantasy and science fiction, but what about the mental and emotional costs of war? Our panelists discuss everything from tactics to trauma in relation to crafting fiction. Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Django Wexler, Holly Jennings, Jody Lynn Nye, and Weston Ochse.

4:30 PM—5:30 PM SIGNING LOUNGE; NORTH 127AB

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Jody Lynn Nye, Weston Ochse, Victoria “V.E.” Schwab, Todd Lockwood, Mary Robinette Kowal, Holly Jennings, Django Wexler, Christina Henry, Aprilynne Pike.

Friday, June 3 

10:30 AM—11:30 AM EXHIBITOR HALL SIGNING; AA1717

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Holly Jennings, Jason Hough, Michael J. Sullivan, Scott Sigler, Suzanne Young, and Victoria “V.E.” Schwab.

1:30 PM – 2:30 Pm: Is This A Kissing Book?; North 129A

Are romantic relations really important to fantasy? Is the pursuit of love just as important as the hero conquering all? Our panel of authors discuss where romance fits in the crafting of fantasy. Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Leanna Renee Hieber, Sam Sykes, and Suzanne Young.

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Building A Believable World: The Deets; NORTH 129A

Building a believable a world is more than just a good map, our panelist discuss the finer points of constructing a believable universe. Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Brandon Sanderson, Dan Wells, Shannon Messenger, Michael Martinez, and Victoria V. E. Schwab.

4:30 PM—5:30 PM SIGNING LOUNGE; NORTH 127AB

Session features Bradley Beaulieu, Brandon Sanderson, Dan Wells, Holly Jennings, Jason Hough, Michael Kogge, Michael Martinez, Shannon Messenger, Weston Ochse

Saturday, June 4 

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM: Mother Flippin’ Wizards; North 129A

Everyone loves a good magic system, but what impact does it have on characters? Our panelists will talk about their favorite stories and their favorite wizards from Gandalf to Harry Potter and discuss how magic impacts people on a personal level.  Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Christina Henry, Leanna Renee Hieber, Sam Sykes, and Victoria V. E. Schwab.

12:00 PM—1:00 PM SIGNING LOUNGE; NORTH 127AB

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Aprilynne Pike, Christina Henry, Leanna Renee Hieber, Michael Martinez, Neo Edmund, Patrick Hemstreet, Sam Sykes, Sarah Remy, Victoria V.E. Schwab.

1:30 PM—2:30 PM SIGNING AT WORLDBUILDERS BOOTH

Join me at Booth 740 to chat and get your books signed.

3:00 PM—4:00 PM EXHIBITOR HALL SIGNING; AA1717

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Beth Cato, Christina Henry, John Peck/John Heckel, Leanna Renee Hieber, Mary Robinette Kowal, Sam Sykes.

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM: We’re Not In Europe Anymore; North 128B

European inspired settings are a tradition in fantasy, but recently fans and authors have been expanding their borders. Our panelists discuss the advantages and disadvantages of these settings.  Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Django Wexler, Leanna Renee Hieber, Michael J. Sullivan, and Sarah Remy.

Sunday, June 5 

10:30 AM- 11:30 AM When Swords Don’t Cut It: New Weapons In Fantasy; North 128B

Guns! Fists! Tanks! Dragons! As fantasy expands beyond swords and kings, what new and interesting weapons of mass destruction will be written about? Our panelists talk brave new weapons to match brave new worlds.  Featuring Bradley Beaulieu, Beth Cato, Django Wexler, Holly Jennings Jody Lynn Nye, and Weston Ochse.

12:00 PM—1:00 PM SIGNING LOUNGE; NORTH 127AB

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Austin Aslan, Beth Cato, Django Wexler, Holly Jennings, Patrick Rothfuss, Shannon Messenger, Suzanne Young, Tom Leveen, and Weston Ochse.

3:00 PM—4:00 PM EXHIBITOR HALL SIGNING; AA1717

This session features Bradley Beaulieu, Austin Aslan, Django Wexler, Neo Edmund, Patrick Rothfuss, Shannon Messenger, and Sarah Remy.

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  1. Isaac Payne

    June 1, 2016 at 5:04 am

    Will you be coming to Pennsylvania in any of your upcoming book tours? The Phoenix Comic Con looks awesome, but its a little far from my neck of the woods.