The Comic Book Talent For Geek’d Con 2022 Is Amazing
Shreveport's comic con, Geek'd Con, is set to return August 19th-21st at the Shreveport Convention Center. The 2022 Geek'd Con will be the 7th show in Downtown Shreveport since 2015.
The guests for 2022 already include sci-fi megastar Natasha Henstridge, along with legendary actor Clint Howard, "Peacemaker" star Steve Agee, horror icon John Kassir, Twin Peaks star Sherilyn Fenn, and AEW stars Darby Allin, and Danhausen.
But the event will have more than movie and TV stars. Including and incredible lineup of comic book creator talent. Including guests who have been artists, writers, inkers, cover artists, and even editors. Guests who have created some of the most iconic characters, and moments, in comic book history. Check out some of the guests Geek'd Con will have representing comic books in 2022:
Golden is best known for being the co-creator of legendary X-Men hero Rogue, who first appeared in Avengers Annual #10 in 1981.
His other comic book character creations include comic book character turned video game star Bucky O'Hare, Marvel's Shadowqueen, Vertigo, Ultima, BUG, Ducktor Doom, and DC Comcis' Wrath, Abattoir, and Blackgate Penitentiary.
He is also well known for his work launching The Micronauts comic series. The series was based on the toy line, but was brought to life on comic book pages by Golden. His other projects include Batman, Spawn, She-Hulk, Doctor Strange, G.I. Joe, Star Wars, Birds of Prey, and others.
Golden's cover work has appeared on numerous publications including Detective Comics, The Walking Dead, The Punisher, Star Wars: Bounty Hunters, and more.
The multi-award winning Suydam climbed to the top of the comic book cover game with his work on the insanely popular Marvel Zombies series. His cover art has appeared numerous times over, and has been used on multiple different types of Marvel merchandise.
With the help of the MCU's "What If...?" and the previews for "Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness", the Marvel Zombies have jumped back to the front of the Marvel party. But Suydam's work goes beyond the zombies. His cover-work has appeared on the books of Ghost Rider, The Avengers, Fantastic Four, and Thor.
There are two other titles that he's worked on that are getting really hot in the comic book world right now. He's done multiple covers for Moon Knight and Ghost Rider as well. Let's not forget his run of covers on Deadpool: Merc With a Mouth, including issue #7, the first appearance of Lady Deadpool.
Roland is a Louisiana native, and you can find his art on the cover and in the pages of the biggest names in comic books. He's done cover artwork for characters like Spider-Man, The Avengers, and even the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe!
His artwork can be found in books like Guardians of the Galaxy, Iron Man, Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, Spider-Girl, X-Men, Black Panther, Daredevil, and a ton more!
Over the last few years, Roland has cemented himself as a fan-favorite at Geek'd Con. Making regular appearances, and creating special one-of-a-kind artwork for fans. He has appeared at every Geek'd Con event since 2016, the second year of the event. He's appeared more than any other guest, and draws a large crowd to his table every year.
Renee started out as an assistant editor at DC Comics working on Superman comics. Eventually, she moved up and worked as a colorist, editor, producer and writer. Some of the comics she worked on in her career include Superman, The Sensational She-Hulk, Silver Surfer, Spider-Man and The Avengers.
She has been involved in some great key issues in the comic industry as well too. Including Amazing Spider-Man #362, Silver Surfer #34, and Fantastic Four #358 among others.
But not only has she been a creator in the comic book world, but she's even appeared in several issues of the Sensational She-Hulk as a character in the story. With her first appearance coming in She Hulk #40 (a pretty controversial issue).
Bryan dove into the scene with Scout Comics inviting him to create a cover for Metal Shark Bro #1, and that project opened him up to more creative work for the publisher. In the summer of 2020 Scout Comics published one of Bryan’s creations, Loggerhead.
His retailer exclusive, and variant covers have been making waves over the last couple of years. Including highly demanded covers for The Recount, Department of Truth, and The Mall among others.
Recently, Bryan's work has been featured on an official shirt for legend Danny Trejo.