The Original Artist Friendly Convention!

May 17-18, 2014

San Jose Convention Center

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News & Press Releases

Back by Popular Demand - the Cast from Creepy KOFY Movie Time

April 9, 2014

Come out and party with your favorite characters from the bay areas best late night horror show!

Bay Area Kaiju expert August Ragone Coming to Big WOW

April 9, 2014

Bay Area Kaiju expert, Rondo-award winning writer, and author of the acclaimed EIJI TSUBURAYA: MASTER OF MONSTERS, August Ragone, will be joining Big WOW!

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Famous Monsters' Cover Artist Bob Eggleton is Coming to Big WOW!

April 3, 2014

Hugo-winning fantasy/Sci-Fi and FM Kaiju cover artist Bob Eggleton will be making his first trip to Big WOW! this year as part of the Famous Monsters Pavilion.

KIKAIDA Is Coming to Big WOW! Comicfest!

March 30, 2014

Daisuke Ban, star of Kikaida and Inazuman will attend this year's show!

CreaturesCon Returns to Big WOW! ComicFest This May

March 25, 2014

CreaturesCon, the official Creature Features Convention dedicated to the classic San Francisco Bay Area TV Show, will be part of The Big Wow Comicfest, May 2014 in San Jose.

75 Years of Batman Celebrated at Big WOW! ComicFest

March 24, 2014

Big Wow! Comicfest is proud to present The Batman Museum! Seventy-five years of original art, toys, posters and collectibles of all kinds will be on display for the duration of the show.

Ultraman is Coming to Big WOW!

March 12, 2014

Japanese actor Satoshi “Bin” Furuya will be making a rare appearance in the U.S. to attend this year’s festivities. He is best known for portraying the original Ultraman, where he donned the gray and red uniform on a weekly basis to save the universe from humanity’s greatest foes!

Godzilla To Stomp Big WOW! ComicFest!!

March 10, 2014

Legendary Japanese actor Kenpachiro Satsuma, best known for portraying Godzilla from 1984-1995 (the Heisei era), will be in attendance for this year’s show to share his tales and challenges of portraying the King of Monsters!

Jessica Nigri to Attend Big WOW! ComicFest

January 31, 2014

Jessica Nigri is a world renowned cosplayer, model, entrepreneur, shapeshifter, and gamer. Jessica has been cosplaying since 2009, creating and modeling various costumes from various video games and anime.

New Guests Greg Rucka and Michael Lark

January 30, 2014

Greg Rucka and Michael Lark, co-creators of the hit Image comic LAZARUS, will attend the 2014 Big WOW! ComicFest in San Jose.

Mike Zeck to Attend Big WOW! ComicFest

January 14, 2014

Legendary artist Mike Zeck will be our guest at this years show in San Jose!

Walking Dead Artist Charlie Adlard to Attend Big WOW! ComicFest in 2014

October 22, 2013

We are thrilled to have artist Charlie Adlard be our guest at the 2014 Big WOW! ComicFest!

Artist Mark Brooks Attending Our 2014 Show

October 1, 2013

Today we're thrilled to announce that the talented Mark Brooks will be attending the 2014 Big WOW! ComicFest!

Terry Moore to Attend Big WOW! ComicFest in 2014

September 18, 2013

The creator of arguably one of the most important independent comic books of our time, Strangers in Paradise, to be a guest at next year's Show.

Stan Sakai to attend our 2014 Show!

September 17, 2013

We're thrilled to have Stan Sakai as our guest next year!

Mike Mignola Attending the 2014 Big WOW! ComicFest

August 27, 2013

We're proud to announce that legendary Artist and Creator Mike Mignola will be attending 2014's Big WOW! ComicFest May 17 - 18th.

Thank You for Making 2013's Big WOW! ComicFest the Biggest and Best Show Yet

May 23, 2013

To everyone who attended the show this year, Thank You for making 2013's Big WOW! ComicFest the biggest and best show yet - needless to say, we could not have done it without your support.

Famous Monsters Film Fest

Famous Monsters of Filmland has teamed up with Big Wow to bring you a film fest dedicated to celebrating fun and original movies and screenplays. Click Here for Details!

Ticket Information

Big Wow! ComicFest Door Prices

Adult 1 Day: $25.00
Adult 2 Day: $35.00
Child 1 Day: $15.00
Child 2 Day: $20.00
Child Tickets are for 8-14 yrs old.


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Show Dates/Hours

Saturday May 17th
 10am - 6pm
 With After Hours Programming!

Sunday May 18th
 10am - 6pm

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