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REVISION3’S IFANBOY STORMS WONDERCON

February 24th, 2009 at 03:17 by Rob Saurini in Press Releases

—IFANBOY TO HOST FOUR EVENTS, INCLUDING SATURDAY NIGHT PARTY TO CELEBRATE
100 ISSUES OF 100 BULLETS—

San Francisco, CA – February 24, 2009 – iFanboy, Revision3’s hit Internet TV program, hits WonderCon this year to cover the second biggest convention of 2009, held in San Francisco from February 27-March 1. Check out iFanboy hosts and Internet superstars Josh Flanagan, Conor Kilpatrick and Ron Richards at the following events:

Tiki Tour
Friday, February 27, 9:00 p.m.
Tonga Room
(Fairmont San Francisco Hotel, 950 Mason Street)
It’s the return of the Tiki Tour! Co-hosted by Isotope the Comic Book Lounge and iFanboy, it’s a pub crawl through San Francisco’s Tiki Bars. This year’s special guest is artist Darick Robertson whose works includes The Boys, Transmetropolitan, Wolverine, and Punisher: Born. The action kicks off at the Tonga Room at 9:00 p.m. and it ends when you drop. (Note: The Tiki Tour is for those 21 and over.)

Spotlight on Alex Robinson Panel
Saturday, February 28, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
WonderCon, Room 232/234

iFanboy’s Josh Flanagan moderates the Spotlight on Alex Robinson panel. A comic book artist and writer, Robinson’s books include Office Poison, Tricked and his latest book Too Cool to Be Forgotten.

Comics Podcasting Extravaganza
Saturday, February 28, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
WonderCon, Room 220, Hall A

It’s a Comics Podcasting Extravaganza featuring all three iFanboy hosts, Josh Flanagan, Ron Richards and Conor Kilpatrick, as well as Lene Taylor & Logan Hall of I Read Comics. This year’s event includes a new LIVE podcast to be recorded with audience participation. Join the iFanboys at Room 220 in Hall A and bring your A game with you!

100 Bullets Party
Saturday, February 28, 8:00 p.m.
Isotope the Comic Book Lounge
(326 Fell Street @ Gough, San Francisco)
iFanboy and Isotope the Comic Book Lounge (the greatest comic book store in the world) are co-sponsoring a party in celebration of 100 issues of 100 Bullets featuring Brian Azzarello and Dave Johnson. Come have a drink and in the grand tradition of iFanboy/Isotope parties, there will be commemorative pint glasses available for purchase.

About iFanboy
Every week, iFanboy talks comics. The Internet TV show brings you the world of comic books through the eyes of iFanboy hosts Josh Flanagan, Ron Richards and Conor Kilpatrick. Whether you want to see what’s going on at some of the biggest comic book conventions, or you’re not sure what comics you should be reading, iFanboy covers a new topic every week, with passion, honesty, and, if all goes well, some laughs too. Whether it’s talking about comics from the living room or going out and meeting big names at conventions and signings, iFanboy will bring something fun every week. Watch iFanboy for graphic novel and trade paperback recommendations and reviews of comics from Marvel, DC, Image, and Indie publishers. iFanboy has talked to Grant Morrison, Robert Kirkman, Dan DiDio, Brian K. Vaughan, Peter David, Joe Casey, Greg Rucka, Paul Dini, Joss Whedon and others. Episodes appear every Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. EST on www.revision3.com/ifanboy.

About Revision3
Revision3 is the first media company that gets it. Born from the Internet, Revision3 is the home of Internet Television, creating and producing shows for a new audience: passionate, committed fans who want to watch shows about technology, modern culture and music that entertain, educate and help to expand their life experiences.

The company was founded in 2005 by technology visionaries Kevin Rose, Jay Adelson and David Prager because they couldn’t find anything they wanted to watch on traditional television. The company is now led by Internet TV pioneer Jim Louderback. With more than 60 million views to date (and six million per month), Revision3’s programs can be found everywhere from Revision3 to a wide range of platforms, including iTunes, YouTube, Joost, Hulu, Viddler, Blip.TV and TIVO. Shows can be watched on any device, from a cell phone to an Apple iPod to a computer or a TV.

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