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Katie Cook

Katie Cook is a comic artist and writer that hails from the mitten state (as is Michigan, not that she is in the state of being a mitten). She currently puts an inordinate amount of time in on her creator owned book, Gronk: A Monster’s Story (, books published through Action Lab), as well as working on IDW’s smash-hit My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. She has also done work for Marvel,LucasFilm, Fraggle Rock, and so much more! Her mother thinks she is funny.

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Joshua Buchanan

Joshua is a graphic designer by day, storyteller and comic artist by night. Josh’s current work includes his own comic book, The Rocket and Scratch9: Cat of Nine Worlds. More all ages books are being planned for future release. Josh lives in Howell, Michigan with his wife and two daughters.

Ring of Steel

The Ring of Steel Action Theatre and Stunt Troupe is a theatrical combat organization providing classes, training, custom fight choreography, fight direction, weapon rentals, professional stunt consultation and protoyping, and many other services to the public at large.

BC Comix of Brighton

Brian Rakoczy with BC Comix of Brighton. BC Comix of Brighton is a comic book and gaming store located in downtown Brighton, Michigan. We are a store for nerds run by nerds. We have the latest releases in comics from Marvel, DC, Image, and more. Looking for back issues? We’ve got those too. Nerdageddon also has a large gaming area to play Magic The Gathering and other games. Swing on by and celebrate how awesome it is to be a nerd. You never know who might show up.