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YOUR PAL ARCHIE #1 Gets Flame Con Variant

YOUR PAL ARCHIE #1 Gets Flame Con Variant

YOUR PAL ARCHIE #1, the debut issue of Archie Comics’ all-new classic series, will feature a variant cover that will debut exclusively at this year’s Flame Con convention, the world’s largest LGBTQ Comic Con. The con returns to NYC August 19th & 20th with a larger slate of geeky programming and an expanded roster of

Queer Visibility: Joey Stern Talks State of Industry and FLAME CON

Joey Stern knows a thing or two about queer visibility in comics. As chief spokesperson for Geeks OUT, an LGBT-focused organization focused on highlighting queer visibility both in comics and in fandom, Joey works with other volunteers to rally, empower, and promote the queer geek community. And one of the biggest ways they do that

Flame Con Honors Orlando Victims with No-Gun Policy

This week, the organizers of Flame Con, the first LGBT-focused comic book convention, issued a statement in preparation for its second annual event, set for August 21-22, 2016, in Brooklyn, New York, at the Marriott, Brooklyn Bridge. In honor of those we lost in Orlando last week, the convention organizers are prohibiting toy guns. Read