CBCS

CBCS is proud to provide certification and grading services for collectors and hobbyist in the comic book industry. Our staff of friendly and dedicated employees offer 250 years of experience in the comic book market place, and look forward to assisting you at NCC 2016.

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Bill McKay

Bill McKay is a comic artist/writer best know for his work on Zombie Tramp, Vampblade, Zombies vs Cheerleaders and Night of the ’80s Undead. He currently lives in Maryland and is working on the upcoming Night of the 80s Undead: Hardcore, the sequel to 2013’s horror/romance/comedy smash hit.

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Sam Ellis

Sam Ellis currently produces cartoons for Action Lab ENT as President of their Animation Division. He is also working on three creator owned books with anticipated releases under the Action Lab banner in 2017. He has worked for a myriad of animation studios and publishers in a variety of positions from LA to Atlanta. Here are a few of the […]

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Tamra Bonvillain

Tamra is the colorist on Doom Patrol, Rat Queens, Wayward, Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, Angel Catbird, Strayer, John Flood, Transference, and many more!   *note: Tamra will be doing panels ONLY at NCC 2016

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Chad Bowers

Chad Bowers is a comics writer from South Carolina. His work includes the fan-favorite “X-Men ’92” for Marvel Comics, the YALSA- nominated “Down Set Fight!” for ONI Press (both co-written with Chris Sims), and he’s currently hard at work on the upcoming revival of Rob Liefeld’s “Youngblood” at Image!

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Chris Sims

Chris Sims is a writer who recently relocated to Durham, NC and loves it here. With Chad Bowers, he’s the co-writer of X-Men ’92, Down Set Fight, a Damage Control story for Civil War II: Choosing Sides, and A Year of Marvels: Nick Fury. He also writes Dracula the Unconquered and Radical Guardian Skater X, and is well known […]

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NC COMICON the MOVIE showings

Can’t wait for November to get your dose of NC Comicon? Need a booster to tide you over? Come experience the sights, sounds, fun, and madness of the show on the big screen at an official showing of NC COMICON: THE MOVIE! Last year a crew from Raleigh’s Amazing Studios followed the NC Comicon directors […]

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Tini Howard

Tini Howard is the writer of Power Rangers: Pink (BOOM! Studios), The Skeptics (Black Mask Studios), and the upcoming Magdalena series from Image/Top Cow Comics. Her previous work includes Barbie: Starlight, Poseidon IX, and a contribution to the hit Secret Loves of Geek Girls, from Dark Horse Comics. She lives in North Carolina with her husband, Blake, and her cat, Orlando.

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NCC 2016 portfolio review schedule

NCC 2016 portfolio review schedule Many of the comic industry’s top publishers – including DC Comics, Valiant Comics, Action Lab Entertainment, and Insight Comics – will be on the hunt for new talent and emerging creators at this November’s NC Comicon in Durham, North Carolina. Artists are encouraged to bring their best work to show […]

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NC Comicon 2016 and ComiQuest Film Festival

  The ComiQuest Film Festival for Dangerous Humans is all about logical analogies: connecting the YOUNG ANIMAL series of comic books to their spiritual counterparts in the world of film. Like pairing the right wine with a great meal, these films have been hand-picked to underscore the scope, flavor, and thematic elements of each comic […]

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