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Hero Initiative Heads to the Beach with special guest Nate Van Dyke!

May 27, 2014

Trimpe. Wolverine. Hero Exclusive Overstreet #44.

May 16, 2014

Co-creator Herb Trimpe returns to Wolverine for the Guide!

Uncanny X-Men 100 Project cover gallery

May 15, 2014

Hero Initiative heads to San Jose’s BIG WOW! Comic-Fest

May 7, 2014

With Participants of Walking Dead100 Project

Tom Ziuko on the Hero Initiative

May 7, 2014

His credits include Superman, Hellblazer, Crisis on Infinite Earths, and even Scooby-Doo. This is what Tom has to say in May,

Hero Initiative Cruises into Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con

April 24, 2014

Hero Initiative partners with YMCA for Adventure Time kids’ Art Day!

April 16, 2014

Collector’s Paradise in Winnetka, CA hosts event with artists, lessons, pizza, and FUN!

Hero Initiative breezes into the Windy city of Chicago for C2E2

April 11, 2014

With special Guest Brian Azzarello

Hero Initiative Stampedes to Calgary Comic Expo!

April 9, 2014

SharpComics Debuts Variant Comics at C2E2 with Bob Layton signing for Hero

April 4, 2014

Hero Initiative makes its first ever appearance at Wizard World St. Louis!

March 24, 2014

Hero Initiative Parties with Multiversity Comics and Dark Horse At Seattle Emerald City Comic Con

March 17, 2014

Hero Initiative hits Orlando MegaCon with original Wolverine artist Herb Trimpe!

March 10, 2014

Hero Initiative travels to Planet Comicon in Kansas City

March 7, 2014

Hero Initiative makes first-ever trip to Wizard World Sacramento!

February 27, 2014

Golden Apple and KaBOOM! Host Hero Initiative Membership party!

February 4, 2014

Get a Free Sketch from artist of choice in attendance on a KaBOOM! Get-a-Sketch Cover!

Hero Initiative Announces 2014 Convention Schedule—20 dates in all!

January 22, 2014

AW YEAH comic book store Hosts Hero Initiative Membership party!

January 13, 2014

Free copy of BOOM Studios’ new comic book CURSE signed by co-writer Michael Moreci when attendees sign up to become a Hero Initiative member

Hero Initiative is playing games at Long Beach Comic and Horror Con!

November 18, 2013

Hero Initiative makes first-ever trip to Wizard World Austin!

November 12, 2013

With legendary writer and editor Dennis O’Neil!

The Walking Dead 100 Project invades Toronto!

November 8, 2013

Hero Initiative hits New York Comic Con!

September 30, 2013

The Legendary Al Plastino attends, plus Multiversity and Molly Danger parties and much more!

Hero Initiative Hits Wizard World’s Ohio Comic Con

September 13, 2013

Special guests to support our cause!

Mike Grell says some very nice words about Hero Initiative

September 7, 2013

The classic artist is BACK after a bout with cellulitis

Los Angeles Comic Stores Help Hero Initiative with Ralphs Sign-up Events!

September 5, 2013

Three events with GREAT giveaways let YOU raise money for Hero every time you buy groceries!

Hero Initiative hits Baltimore Comic Con with EXCLUSIVE Appearances by Comic Legends!

August 26, 2013


August 19, 2013

Hero Initiative benefits from Orbital Comics events


August 15, 2013

“Wake Up and Draw” and Kirby4Heroes events planned

Hero Initiative Hits Wizard Chicago August 8-11

August 2, 2013

Exclusive creators, Overstreet and Ballistic are part of the excitement!

Stan Lee Lends a Helping “Voice”

July 19, 2013

And donates his “God Woke” poem to benefit Hero Initiative as an iTunes download!

Hero Initiative Hits San Diego Comic Con

July 10, 2013

With Overstreet, Lady Death and Ballistic exclusives, plus two great parties: Stone Brewing’s Hop-con and comiXology Meet Your Makers!

Fans… MEET YOUR MAKERS ComiXology Partners with The Hero Initiative for “The Blank Page Project” Charity Event at Comic-Con International 2013

July 1, 2013

A two-hour charity event celebrating creators that all fans are invited to join!

Hero Initiative hits the ground with 30 creators at Phoenix Comicon on Memorial Day weekend!

May 14, 2013

Strangers in Paradise on Hero Exclusive Overstreet #43

May 9, 2013

Terry Moore illustrates cover for The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide


April 23, 2013

See All 106 THE WALKING DEAD #100 Original Sketch Covers on Display Together for First Time Ever! Bid on Four Covers Online or In Person Benefitting Hero Initiative, Meet Cover Artists Sina Grace, Todd Nauck and Jason Reeves

Hero Initiative at Chicago’s C2E2

April 9, 2013

With special guests John McCrea, Gene Ha and longtime Chicago Bear Israel Idonije

Dynamic Forces-exclusive Ten Grand covers benefit Hero!

March 19, 2013

New Joe's Comics launch from acclaimed writer J. Michael Straczynski helps out Hero!

Hero Initiative at MegaCon With special Guest Whilce Portacio

March 7, 2013

Dollar days and Uno’s Chicago Grill Helps Out!

Roger Slifer Update, March 4, 2013

March 4, 2013

Peter David Post-stroke Update February 28, 2013

February 28, 2013

Hero Initiative at Emerald City Comic Con

February 26, 2013

Dollar Days all weekend! All to raise money for Hero Initiative!

Writer Peter David continues his recovery from a stroke suffered Dec. 30.

January 22, 2013


December 21, 2012

Hero Initiative's 2013 memberships are NOW available!

December 13, 2012

To show your support and get GREAT benefits, register NOW!

Russ Heath Speaks Out on behalf of Hero Initiaitive!

December 12, 2012

I’m a pretty lucky guy.

Hero Initiative Auctions 100+ Original Fantastic Four #600 covers!

November 6, 2012

Buyers can also get free CGC Signature Series service!

HERO INITIATIVE Attends Long Beach Comic and Horror con!

November 1, 2012

Monkeybrain “Giving Back” through the Hero Initiative

October 30, 2012

An open letter from Chris Roberson, co-founder of Monkeybrain Comics

The Fantastic Four 100 Project

October 30, 2012

Marvel Comics printed a precious few blank covers on the landmark Fantastic Four #600, and the Hero Initiative commissioned 100 top artists to do an original drawing on each cover. The results are here for you to see, with covers unveiled October 31st through November 2nd!

HERO INITIATIVE Travels to New York City Comic Con with

October 5, 2012

Al Plastino, The BIG Party and exclusive CGC signings

Planet Comicon

May 20-22, 2016

Orlando MegaCon

May 26-29, 2016

Phoenix Comic Con

June 2-5, 2016

Fan Expo Dallas

June 3-5, 2016

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