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Sunday, June 19, 2016

Heroes Con 2016 In Charlotte, NC

On Sunday, June 19th, my travels took me to North Carolina to the Charlotte Convention Center and the final day of the 2016 HeroesCon, which is always a blast for a huge comic nerd like me. As always, I look forward to these annual events and meeting interesting folks with similar interests in everything from classic monsters, science fiction, comics, cartoons, and cult classic films.

The following are photos that I took of the trip, including a number of amazing artwork and cosplayers dressed as various favorite characters. 

Charlotte Convention Center and HeroesCon 2016.
The Penguin & The Joker Batman cosplayers.
Rose Quartz Steven Universe cosplayer.
Attack On Titan cosplayer with friend.
An overhead view of Heroes Con 2016 on the center floor.
Samurai Joker & Harley Quinn. Two of my top favorite cosplayers.
White Raven (Teen Titans) cosplayer.
Another lovely Attack On Titan cosplayer.
Ash cosplayer from Pokemon.
Artist at work.
I grinned when I saw this one!
Green Arrow cosplayers.
The Pirates of....Gotham City?!
Spidey and some web-slinging friends.
Meg cosplayer from Disney's Hercules).
Rey Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens another favorite cosplayer.
Female Wolverine cosplayer.
Awesome Steampunk cosplayers.
One of my favorite anime characters - Inuyasha cosplayer.
Scorpion Mortal Kombat cosplayer. 
"Hey kid, GET OVER HERE!"
Kim Possible & Ron Stoppable cosplayers (with Rufus)
from Disney's Kim Possible. These guys were really awesome.
Terra cosplayer from DC Comic's Teen Titans.
Kiki cosplayer from Kiki's Delivery Service.
Dalek cosplayer with Dr. Who.
These two were definitely among my favorites! Naturo cosplayers.
Female Loki cosplayer.
Hulkbuster Iron Man cosplayer.
Female Saiyan cosplayer Dragonball Z.
Her costume was definitely over level 9000!
Female Klingon Star Trek cosplayer.
Star Trek films Captain Kirk Cosplayer
Clone Trooper of the 501st Reenactors.
Star Fox cosplayer.
Slytherin cosplayer from Harry Potter.
Wonder Woman cosplayer.
Dark Knight Nurse Joker cosplayer.
Female Nightwing cosplayer from Batman.
Female Thor cosplayer.
The Black Panther - another favorite cosplayer.
I found Waldo!
Outstanding Sailor Saturn cosplayer from Sailor Moon.

The highlight of my trip was meeting and getting the autograph of Mr. C. Marlin Croker, the voice actor for several favorite characters from Cartoon Network's Adult Swim shows such as: The Brak Show and Aqua Teen Hunger Force

Well folks, that concludes my photo album from HeroesCon 2016....well, one more: 

Guess who the new Doctor is?
(Sighs) I wish.

Hee hee, couldn't help it. Y'all have a great day!


  1. I was at this place last week. This is such a joy as a place for food! I had a beautiful time here. It reminded me of another center in Texas. A beautiful, wonderful venue Houston TX that had excellent atmosphere.

    1. It is a pretty amazing place. I didn't really get to try the food there cause of the loooong lines (LOL!) but I totally enjoy the way they have the place laid out. The atmosphere there is just marvelous. Glad you liked it.