Granitecon News

Granitecon 2020 CANCELED

Dear Granitecon Fans, After much discussion we have decided to cancel the 2020 Granite State Comicon. Earlier in the year as the COVID-19 pandemic started we had hoped that things would improve with the virus by the fall so we could still host our event but it has become apparent that won’t be the case. […]


Thank you Feature Presentation & Massachusetts Ghostbusters for helping Granitecon 2019 raise $3,000 for our friends at Boys & Girls Club of Manchester! Boys & Girls Club is the official non-profit organization of Granite State Comicon and will be the 2020 beneficiary of our fundraising efforts as well. Tickets: Guests: Granite State Comicon […]

Please welcome, Erin Lefler!

Erin Lefler is a character designer, concept artist, illustrator, and visual developer. She has been working as a Lucasfilm Ltd. merchandise artist since 2017. Erin is Known for her work creating and championing an anti-cyber bullying campaign known as ‘Force Against Cyber Bullying.’ Erin has also appeared on Syfy’s series “Artist Alley” drawing Chris Pratt […]

Please welcome, Joel Christian Gill!

Joel Christian Gill is a cartoonist and historian who speaks nationally on the importance of sharing stories. He wrote the words and drew the pictures in Fast Enough: Bessie Stringfield’s First Ride (published by Lion Forge, 2019) and the award-winning graphic novel series Strange Fruit: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History, as well as, Tales of […]

Please welcome, Southern New Hampshire University!

Returning for their second year as our primary sponsor, please welcome back, Southern New Hampshire University (! #granitecon2020 has many sponsorship and advertising opportunities — big or small — for more information visit: OR email: Granite State Comicon is presented by: @SNHUonCampus with @CrossInsurance “The official insurance provider of the Granite […]

Please welcome, John Ratzenberger!

John Ratzenberger is best known for playing mail carrier ‘Cliff Clavin’ on one of the most popular sitcoms of all time “Cheers.” He had read for the part of Norm Peterson, but after the audition, he could tell they weren’t going to give him the part. Sensing an opportunity, he asked if they had written a “bar know-it-all”, which […]

Please welcome, Ben Bishop!

Ben Bishop is a comic creator from Maine.   Ben created the world’s very first SPLIT DECISION COMIC, THE AGGREGATE (  A comic that puts you in the drivers seat with 4 beginnings, 7 endings and 25 choices in between. The Aggregate was nominated for a 2018 RINGO AWARD for best original graphic novel, the […]

Attention Artists and Vendors!

Attention Artists and Vendors: Registration for #Granitecon2020 is now open! Use the links below to reserve your space with us! Granite State Comicon is sponsored by Southern New Hampshire University – On Campus & Cross Insurance

Please welcome, Ray Hassett!

Actor Ray Hassett played Echo Base Senior Logistics Officer Tigran Jamiro in “The Empire Strikes Back,” where he famously warned Captain Han Solo (Harrison Ford) it was a suicide mission to jump on a tauntaun and go try to save Commander Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) on the ice planet Hoth. “Your tauntaun’ll freeze before you […]