Events and Special Appearances

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Upcoming Scheduled Appearances


Anime Ohio 2021
Saturday, June 20, 2021, 9 AM - 6:30 PM
Sharonville Convention Center11355 Chester Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246

Gem City Comic Con 2021
Saturday, July 24, 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, July 25, 10 AM - 4 PM
Dayton Convention Center22 E 5th St.
Dayton, OH 45402
Check out pics from our last Gem City Comic Con!

Cincinnati Comic Expo 2021
Friday, September 17, 3 - 8 PM
Saturday, September 18, 10 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, September 19, 10 AM - 5 PM
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: $55 weekend pass, cost varies per day
Check out pics from last year!

CXC Cartoons Crossroads Columbus
September 30 - October
Virtual and FREE!

S.P.A.C.E. Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo 2021
Saturday, November 6, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, November 7, 10 AM - 5 PM
Northland Performing Arts Center
4411 Tamarack Blvd
Columbus, Ohio 43229 Admission: FreeCheck out pics from last time!

Joseph Beth Booksellers POSTPONED
Saturday, March 21 at 2 pm
Lexington Green
161 Lexington Green Circle
Lexington, KY 40503
Join us for an afternoon with the creators of MeSseD Comics and discuss the "how-to" of producing your own comic books.
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Indiana Comic Con 2020 POSTPONED
Friday, April 10, 10 AM - 7 PM
Saturday, April 11, 10 AM - 7 PM
Sunday, April 12, 10 AM - 5 PM
Indianapolis Convention Center
100 S. Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Check out Lilliput vs Stranger Things' Dart pic from 2018!

Gem City Comic Con 2020 POSTPONED
Saturday, April 25, 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, April 26, 10 AM - 4 PM
Dayton Convention Center
22 E 5th St.
Dayton, OH 45402
Check out pics from last time!

Ohioana Book Festival POSTPONED
Saturday, April 25, 2020, 10:30 am - 5 pm
Columbus Metropolitan Library
96 S. Grant Ave. Columbus, OH 43215

FREE to the public
 
Motor City Comic Con POSTPONED
Friday, May 15, 12:30 - 7 PM
Saturday, May 16, 10:30 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, May 17, 10:30 AM - 5 PM
Suburban Collection Showplace
46100 Grand River Ave.,
Novi, MI 48374

Zinecinnati POSTPONED
Saturday, May 23, Noon - 6 PM
Art Academy of Cincinnati
1212 Jackson Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Anime Ohio 2020 POSTPONED
Saturday, June 27, 2020, 10 AM - 7 PM
Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246

S.P.A.C.E. Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo 2020 POSTPONED
Saturday, July 11, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, July 12, 10 AM - 5 PM
Northland Performing Arts Center
4411 Tamarack Blvd
Columbus, Ohio 43229 
Admission: Free
Check out pics from last time!

Cincinnati Comic Expo 2020 POSTPONED
Friday, September 11, 3 - 8 PM
Saturday, September 12, 10 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, September 13, 10 AM - 5 PM
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: $55 weekend pass, cost varies per day

Check out pics from last year!


Past Appearances

Buckeye Comic Con 2020
Sunday, March 1, 10 AM - 4 PM
Marriott Courtyard Columbus West
2350 Westbelt Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43228

Joseph Beth Booksellers
Saturday, February 22 at 2 pm
2785 Dixie Highway
Crestview Hills, KY 41017
Join us for an afternoon with the creators of MeSseD Comics and discuss the "how-to" of producing your own comic books.
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Noice: Norfolk's Original Indie Comics Expo
Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Noon – 6 PM
O'Connor Brewing Co. 
606 Church St,
Norfolk, VA 23510
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

O.F.F. Market
Saturday, February 8 from 10 am - 4 pm
MadTree Brewing
3301 Madison Rd,
Cincinnati, OH 45209
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Joseph Beth Booksellers
Wednesday, December 11 - 7 PM
2692 Madison Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45208
Question and Answer session at 7 PM with signing afterwards.
FREE sticker or cover print with every purchase of our Season trade

Books by the Banks 2019: Cincinnati Regional Book Festival
Saturday, October 26, 10 AM - 4 PM 
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE

LibrariCon
Saturday, November 2, 6-9 PM
Union Township Library Branch,
4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road, Cincinnati OH  45245
Admission: FREE

Crafty Supermarket
Saturday, November 30, 11 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, December 1, 11 AM - 5 PM
Music Hall Ballroom
1241 Elm Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE
Check out their site, I think the first bunch in the door get something awesome!
Check out pics from last time!

Genghis Con 2019
Sunday, December 1, 2 - 7 PM 
The Lake Erie Building
13000 Athens
Lakewood, Ohio 44107
Admission: FREE


Cincinnati Comic Expo 2019
Friday, September 20, 3 - 8 PM
Saturday, September 21, 10 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, September 22, 10 AM - 5 PM
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: $55 weekend pass, cost varies per day

Check out pics from last year!

Sol- Con 2019: Expo Day
Friday, September 27, 9 AM – 4 PM 
The Ohio State University | Hale Hall
154 W. 12th Ave Columbus, OH 43215

Market Bleu
Saturday, October 12th, 2019  6 pm - 10 pm
Contemporary Arts Center
44 E. 6th Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE
This is during BLINK, so stop on by!

Bloomington Zin Fest
Saturday, October 19, Noon - 6 pm
The I Fell Building
415 W. 4th St.Bloomington, IN 47404

Indiana Comic Con 2019
Friday, August 30, 10 AM - 7 PM
Saturday, August 31, 10 AM - 7 PM
Sunday, September 1, 10 AM - 5 PM
Indianapolis Convention Center
100 S. Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225
Check out Lilliput vs Stranger Things' Dart pic from last year!

The Lexington Comic & Toy Con Fall Fan Fest
Saturday, September 7, 9 am - 5 pm
Lexington Convention Center
430 West Vine Street
Lexington, KY 40507

Anime Ohio
Saturday, June 29, 10 AM - 7 PM
Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246

Zinecinnati
Saturday, June 8, Noon - 6 PM
The Mockbee
2260 Central Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45214

Gem City Comic Con 2019
Saturday, April 27, 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday, April 28, 10 AM - 4 PM
Dayton Convention Center
22 E 5th St.
Dayton, OH 45402
Check out pics from last time!

S.P.A.C.E. Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo 2019
Saturday, April 27, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, April 28, 10 AM - 5 PM
Northland Performing Arts Center
4411 Tamarack Blvd
Columbus, Ohio 43229 
Admission: Free
Check out pics from last time!

Free Comic Book Day 2019
Saturday, May 4, 11 am - 4 pm
Comic Book World
7130 Turfway Rd
Florence, KY 41042
Join Jay at your local friendly neighborhood comic book store for signed comics and crisp cover prints! 
Admission: Free

Crafty Supermarket
Saturday, May 11, 11 AM - 6 PM
Music Hall Ballroom
1241 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE
Check out their site, I think the first bunch in the door get something awesome!
Check out pics from last time!

Motor City Comic Con
Friday, May 17, 12:30 - 7 PM
Saturday, May 18, 10:30 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, May 19, 10:30 AM - 5 PM
Suburban Collection Showplace
46100 Grand River Ave.,
Novi, MI 48374

Art on Vine
Sunday, January 20, Noon - 7 PM 
Rhinegeist
1910 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Noice: Norfolk's Original Indie Comics Expo
Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Noon – 6 PM
O'Connor Brewing Co. 
606 Church St,
Norfolk, VA 23510
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Art on Vine
Sunday, February 10, Noon - 7 PM 
Rhinegeist
1910 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Buckeye Comic Con 2019
Sunday, March 3, 10 AM - 4 PM
Marriott Courtyard Columbus West
2350 Westbelt Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43228

Crafty Supermarket
Saturday, December 1, 11 AM - 6 PM
Music Hall Ballroom
1241 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE
Check out their site, I think the first bunch in the door get something awesome!

Jim & Dan Comic & Toy Show!
Sunday, December 2, 10 AM - 4 PM
Wright State University 
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435

Art on Vine
Sunday, December 16, Noon - 7 PM 
Rhinegeist
1910 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Buckeye Comic Con 2018
Sunday, November 18, 10 AM - 4 PM
Marriott Courtyard Columbus West
2350 Westbelt Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43228

Genghis Con 2018
Sunday, November 25, 2 - 7 PM 
The Lake Erie Building
13000 Athens
Lakewood, Ohio 44107
Admission: FREE

Art on Vine
Sunday, November 11, Noon - 6 PM 
Rhinegeist
1910 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Admission: Free and Families welcome!

Books by the Banks 2018: Cincinnati Regional Book Festival
Saturday, October 20, 10 AM - 4 PM 
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: FREE

Cincinnati Comic Expo 2018
Booth 519!
Friday, September 14, 3 - 8 PM
Saturday, September 15, 10 AM - 7 PM 
Sunday, September 16, 10 AM - 5 PM
Duke Energy Convention Center
525 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Admission: $55 weekend pass, cost varies per day
Click here for directions to the venue

Black Comix Book Day, 3rd Biannual
Saturday, August 11, 1 - 5 PM
Pleasant Ridge Branch Library
6233 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH 45213

Jim & Dan Comic & Toy Show!
Sunday, August 5, 10 AM - 4 PM
Wright State University 
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy.
Dayton, OH 45435

Anime Ohio
Saturday, July 21, 10 AM - 7 PM
Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246

Buckeye Comic Con 2018
Sunday, July 15, 10 AM - 4 PM
Marriott Courtyard Columbus West
2350 Westbelt Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43228

FrankfortCon
Saturday, July 14, 10 AM - 6 PM
Capital Plaza Hotel
405 Wilkinson Blvd.
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

Akron-Canton Comic Con
Sunday, June 24, 10 AM - 4 PM
Chapparell's Community Center
2418 Arlington Road
Akron, Ohio 44319

MeSseD Tunnel Tour
May 11 - June 16
Union Hall
1314 Republic Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
The MeSseD Tunnel Tour “seeks to create a visceral, educational experience at the intersection of science and science fiction,” says MeSseD writer Jay B. Kalagayan. The installation turns the solitary experience of reading a comic book into a social “moment” in which people will experience the comic together in a real tunnel.

Crafty Supermarket
Saturday, May 12, 11 AM - 6 PM
Music Hall Ballroom
1241 Elm Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Join Jay, Dylan and V at this amazing event.  We'll also be visiting Asian Food Fest in Washington Park across the street.
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MeSseD artist Dylan Speeg sketches at SPACE Small Press and Arts Expo 2017 Columbus, Ohio.
MeSseD Comics Chapter 5 Lucky on a Sewer / Storm Drain
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