2020 JOEFEST TOY and COMIC CONVENTION

JoeFest is an experience at the Augusta Toy and Comic Show that features the world of G.I. Joe action figures and toys. This year’s show will feature one of a kind exclusive toys created by some of the world’s best toy customizers. We also will have G.I. Joe artists and vendors from around the country. Please check here regularly as we will keep you informed on our latest news and notes.https://www.facebook.com/1799665920330418/videos/453086462227865/https://youtu.be/aLauEQY27vc

BREAKFAST WITH SGT SLAUGHTER

BREAKING NEWS!!Breakfast with Sgt Slaughter is returning to JoeFest Sunday September 6th, at Augustinos Restaurant inside the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center.
This year is a little different!! Your $99 admission includes full breakfast with beverages, an autographed 11×17 print, Q&A with Sarge, a chance to win Sgt Slaughter memorabilia, and due to Covid-19 restrictions will be in an intimate setting of just 20 seats!! Breakfast is scheduled for 8:30 am to 10:30 am on Sunday September 6.
Do not miss your opportunity to interact with a legend!
The first 20 to text to Mr. Hunter at 828-962-5152 will be given a PayPal to send the payment to. Good luck! This is a rare opportunity to enjoy the Sarge in a smaller environment!

MARAUDER MAYHEM 2020

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Hey Marauder GR Supporters!You are invited to be part of the FIRST ever “Marauder-Mayhem” event at the upcoming June 2020 JOEFEST Toy and Comic show! The Inaugural Marauder Fan Based Event will be Friday night September 4, and is sure to have something that appeals to EVERY Marauder “Gun-Runner” Supporter!-A 2020 “Marauder-Mayhem” Special Geared up Figure

-Limited Edition Tooling test shot samples of NEW & UNRELEASED Marauder items for EACH attendee.-Customize your own Marauder Figure with an additional MTF Figure & choice of gear.-Inside access to our current & upcoming projects (designs, sculpt illustrations & prototypes).-Get “Behind the Scenes” info on what it takes to get a Marauder project from idea to production.-Spend time with the Marauder designers, sculptors, painting pros, and “Marauder Team” members.BUT WAIT…there is more-Special Edition “Marauder-Mayhem” shirt.-Special “Marauder Mayhem” custom Poster.-Early access to any Marauder “Gun-Runners” Joefest Show exclusives and special items.-Dinner with your fellow “Marauder Mayhem” attendees and the Marauder Team.-A chance to win some VERY cool prizes.-PLUS even more, as of yet to be finalized, surprises & promo items for Mayhem attendees!The limited tickets for the FIRST EVER “Marauder Mayhem” event are $99 and will be available on the Marauder “Gun-Runners” website (www.marauderinc.com) starting at 12:01am on February 15th. “Marauder Mayhem” is an evening devoted to our hobby, including cool swag, quality time with fellow action figure enthusiasts & the Marauder Team and you also get fed!We hope you join us in making some MAYHEM!Hey Folks!
Here is one of the Marauder “Gun-Runners” JOEFEST Exclusive figures….Marauder Task Force BLUE German Soldiers! Fully geared up figures and individual bodies will be available at Joefest. We hope you like it! We look forward to seeing you al September 5th & 6th in Augusta, GA!
Thanks for your support!
MJ & MGR Crew

2020 CUSTOM TOY CLASS

Back for 2020 is instructor JE Russell who teaches secrets into building and creating your very own action figure. The class includes instruction from one of the industry’s best, JE Russell, and you leave with your own unique action figure.Class parts will include a head, 2X weapon pods, helmet, torso, chest armor, stickers, and a bonus weapon for building in the class. These parts will assist in completing your figure please bring, the arms and legs from Pilot Destro (red) and the Shockblast comic 2 pack. These should be easily available online.Get your seat reserved today for just $60! Class is Friday September 4, 2020, 9 am to 4 pm.https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-augusta-toy-and-comic-show-featuring-joefest-tickets-75242384999Here is a sneak peek into the designs.

2020 TOY PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

Come out to Augusta with your best toy photos, to enter in the Toy Photography Contest! To enter bring a hard copy, preferably an 8×10 of your favorite toys! Have a chance to win great prizes!

JOEFEST EXCLUSIVE APPAREL

Find all your official apparel and novelties here:http://tee.pub/lic/EZ874GjM3pI

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2020 JOHN ROYLE EXCLUSIVE ART PRINT

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JOEFEST GUESTS AND VENDORS

SGT. SLAUGHTER

JoeFest Toy & Comic Show is proud to present Sgt. Slaughter! Please welcome this WWE Hall of Fame member and this toy icon to Augusta, GA.https://www.facebook.com/joefest7/videos/1151873941648657/?t=0

LOREN LESTER

JoeFest fans! We are excited to announce to incomparable voice of Barbecue from the hit Sunbow GI Joe A Real American Hero cartoon, Loren Lester @actorlorenlester is joining us this September 5-6, 2020 in Augusta Ga at JoeFest! He also is the voice of Robin from the DC Animated Universe and the 90’s Batman Animated Series! Do not miss your chance to meet him and get his autograph!

AUGUSTUS CHO

Zartan was quoted in G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013) as citing the North Korean Leader as the “Little Guy,” but he is giant to us! Please welcome actor Augustus Cho to JoeFest Toy & Comic Show at the new Augusta Convention Center September 5-6, 2020!

Be there as he will be available for autographs, photo ops, and a one of a kind panel in which we talk and answer questions about the Retaliation movie!
Also look for an all new action figure from Scorched Earth Creations and Level 7 Toys to be unveiled at JoeFest, perfect for autographs!https://www.facebook.com/joefest7/videos/2474962435959275/

BOBBY VALA

Bobby Vala is an award winning toy design professional who has worked on some of the largest brands in the toy industry such as the Marvel Cinematic Universe & Legends as well as G.I. Joe. Bobby is in the process of launching his new toy company and will be excited to show his product at Joefest! Valaverse is a 6 inch military inspired toy line. Meet the Valaverse creator, grab an Action Force t-shirt, and see the prototype paintmasters for the first time right here in Augusta! For more information see their website at https://valaverse.com

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ANTHONY MONTANARELLA

Anthony is the mastermind behind many of your favorite JoeFest packages and artwork. Come to the exclusives table to secure a limited JoeFest art print autographed by Anthony himself ! Check schedule for autograph times.

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JAMES KAVANAUGH JR.

JoeFest Toy & Comic Show is excited to share that Joe author James Kavanaugh Jr. of R.A.H.C. Guide is bringing his knowledge and full filled enthusiasm to Augusta! Mr. Kavanaugh details every generation of 3 3/4 to 4 inch action figures and their accessories! Come on out and grab a book and an autograph and share your knowledge with him!

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BRIAN SHEARER

Brian is an accomplished G.I. Joe artist for IDW PUBLISHING and will have a much anticipated cover of G.I. JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO issue number 250, released 3/28/18. We will have a limited number of this issue enable for purchase. Get it autographed! Brian will be available for commissions and have prints for autographs too.

JASON MARK SOBOL

Jason Mark Sobol is a freelance artist at Marvel and a collector of G.I. Joe toys . He will be available for commissions and have prints for autographs too!

AMBER JEMMY

Amber is an aspiring comic artist who draws G.I. Joe. She is an Instagram sensation! Come out early for a sketch and get her autograph too!

ROMA COLLECTIBLES

ROMA supplies modern and vintage figures and vehicles. They also are an exclusive dealer for BOSS FIGHT STUDIOS figures and toys. For more information please go to http://www.romacollectibles.com

MARAUDER “GUN RUNNERS”

Marauder “Gun-Runners” will be in Augusta! And new for 2020! An exclusive figure just for JoeFest! Official MGR team members MJ Sullivan, Marauder John, Marauder Miles, and Marauder Paul will be on hand with geared up Marauder Task Force figures and accessories! Please stop by and say hello! For more information please go to http://www.marauderinc.com

DIME NOVEL LEGENDS

We are proud to announce Chicken Fried Toys – Dime Novel Legends will be attending JoeFest Toy and Comic Show!!
Get your unique western action figures at the show or smalljoes.com if you can’t wait! Wave one is in stock now!Wave 1 includes: The Marshal, The Trail Boss, The Ranch Hand, The Territories Lawman, The Saloon Bartender, The Sharpshooter, The Cowpuncher, The Man in Black, The Fire Brigadier, The Garrison “KP” Trooper, and the KS exclusive Badlands Vigilante.

Wave 1.5 is up for preorder now and includes: The Prospector, The Head Honcho, The Gunfighter, The Sheriff, and The Vaquero. They will be arriving stateside during the Summer.The next preorder for the new wave of Buck-A-Roos blanks will go up on our site at the end of February and includes 5 new Buck-A-Roos, 5 new Boot Hill Loot, and a new Most Wanted head 6 pack.For more information please visit their website at chickenfriedtoys.com

THE TOY DEPARTMENT

JoeFest Toy & Comic Show is proud to announce Chris Neal and his The Toy Department will be in Augusta Ga!
Chris and his team is known for a huge selection, and great prices on the best GI Joe collectibles!
Please visit their storefront in Fairfield, OH, and on social media at Facebook, Instagram, and eBay too!!!

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MATTSQUATCH CUSTOMS

Please welcome Mattsquatch Customs to Augusta! Find the classic 12 inch, 3 3/4 inch and new modern 4 inch Joes, as well as Star Wars and custom made toys! Also stock your action figure with accessories! Find them on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/MattsquatchCustoms

THE FINEST: A GI JOE COSTUMING CLUB

Don’t miss what’s shaping up to be THE premier G.I. Joe event of 2020.Finest members from around the country will converge at JoeFest Toy & Comic Show! Be sure to stop by the Finest booth and help us raise money for K9s For Warriors!

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