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ALL ARTIST & VENDOR BOOTHS ARE SOLD OUT! VENDORS AND ARTISTS CAN STILL SIGN UP TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST BY CLICKING HERE.sign up to be a volunteer here!
friday, november 11 • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12 • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
sunday, november 13 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
tamiu student center • laredo, tx
comic book vendors / pop culture vendors / sports memorabilia / celebrities / sports celebrities / autograph signings / collectibles / anime / manga / artist alley / cosplay / gaming contests / toys / and much more!
Ben Dunn for STCE 2022

Ben Dunn

Celebrity Guest Artist

Dunn was born in Taiwan, and grew up in Taiwan, Kentucky, and San Antonio, Texas, where he graduated from Central Catholic Marianist High School. It was in Taiwan that he was first exposed to Japanese manga. In 1984 he co-founded Antarctic Press, an American comic book company specializing in...
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Butterbean for STCE Laredo 2022

Butterbean

Celebrity

Eric Scott Esch (born August 3, 1966), better known by his nickname "Butterbean", is an American retired professional boxer, kickboxer, mixed martial artist, and professional wrestler who competed in the heavyweight division. He is also a television personality, having appeared in several...
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Chris Bartlett for STCE 2022

Chris Bartlett

Celebrity

Actor Chris Bartlett, has an extensive character list, appearing in every one of the new Star Wars shows as featured characters in both seasons of The Mandalorian and in The Book of Boba Fett such as the droids: Q9-0 (Zero), RA-7, Teacher Droid, Traffic Droid, Server Droid, and as aliens...
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Chris Rager for STCE Laredo 2022

Chris Rager

Voiceover Actor

Voice Actor, Single Father and Savior of Worlds. Currently residing in Dallas, Chris Rager has been bringing you your favorite Anime and Video Game Characters Like Mr. Satan from DBZ and Mr. Torgue in the Game of the Year Borderlands 2 & 3. When not being challenged by his daughter he takes on...
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Collin Hymes for STCE 2022

Collin Hymes

Celebrity

Collin Hymes is known for The Book of Boba Fett (2021), Avatar: The Way of Water (2022) and Jumanji: Welcome to...
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Emily Swallow for STCE 2022

Emily Swallow

Celebrity

Emily is an award-winning actress, singer and voiceover artist known best known as The Darkness on SUPERNATURAL, Agent Fischer on THE MENTALIST, Lisa Tepes in Netflix's animated CASTLEVANIA and is the Armorer on the Disney+ series The MANDALORIAN. She grew up in Jacksonville, Florida, earned a...
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Frank Trigg for STCE Nov 2022

Frank Trigg

Celebrity

Born in Rochester, New York, Trigg was one of seven children, Trigg's early years were not always easy. Growing up in a home with seven brothers, money was tight. That's how Trigg discovered grappling. Naturally, with so many boys in the household, sibling rivalry was rampant, particularly when...
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Jazmine Leija for the STCE 2022

Jazmine Leija

Cosplay Artist

An award winning, published cosplayer, and model, from South Texas, Jazmine Leija began her cosplay journey in 2016. Although most known for accurate character transformations, Jazmine's specialties include sewing, makeup, wig styling, and prop building. Her love for the fantasy genre...
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Josh Martin for STCE Laredo 2022

Josh Martin

Voiceover Actor

Josh Martin has been the voice of Majin Buu (Fat, Evil and Kid) from DBZ and Commander Red from Dragonball since 2001, as well as memorable characters from My Hero Academia, Lupin the 3rd, One Piece, Ace Attorney and many more Funimation Productions. Josh has also written and produced short films...
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Juan Carlos Ramos for STCE Laredo Nov 2022

Juan Carlos Ramos

Celebrity Guest Artist

Juan Carlos Ramos is a comic project artist who has done various work for IDW Exclusive Comic Covers, Concept Character Development for Hasbro IP projects, Topps Card Company with NBC's Heroes, New Line Entertainment's Lord of the Rings, Midway Entertainment's Mortal Kombat, and official Lucas...
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Julio Cesar Ruiz from Suicide Squad for South Texas Collectors Expo

Julio Cesar Ruiz

Celebrity

Julio Cesar Ruiz was born and raised in Laredo, Texas. Even at an early age, he knew he wanted to entertain and be an actor. Forward to many years later, he took charge of his career and pursued acting by moving to New Orleans. After a few amazing opportunities such as Vice Principals, Zoo, and...
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Kelen Lestrade Cosplayer for STCE 2022

Kelen Lestrade

Cosplay Artist

Kelen Lestrade is an innovative cosplayer from the RGV! She has won several awards based on craftsmanship and creativity. She’s been featured on Cosplay Magazine, Haarpers Bazzar, Alienware, and Various Conventions, and she continues her passion for cosplay by portraying comic, anime, pop...
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Lalo Garza for South Texas Collectors Expo

Lalo Garza

Voiceover Actor

Actor, influencer y director de doblaje desde hace más de 30 años. Licenciado en publicidad, ha participado en teatro, televisión y radio, además de ser locutor comercial.Reconocida voz de personajes como elmo en “sesame street”, krillin en “dragon ball z” y “dragon ball super”...
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Mario Castañeda for South Texas Collectors Expo 2022

Mario Castañeda

Voiceover Actor

38 years of experience a an actor, announcer, dialogue director, lecture speaker, dubbing teacher, and master of ceremonies. Dragon Ball(Goku, Bardock, Tarles, Black Goku), Saint Seiya, Knights of the Zodiac (GeminiKanon), Naruto Shipuden (Hiddan), Futurama (Zapp Branighan), El Chavo animado...
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Megan Hollingshead for STCE 2022

Megan Hollingshead

Voiceover Actor

Megan Hollingshead has voiced 100’s of characters in animation and games. Her first role was Nurse Joy in the original English dub of Pokémon, followed quickly by Yu-Gi-Oh!’s original Mai Valentine. She is also well known as Rangiku in Bleach, Shizune (and Ton Ton) in Naruto, Re-L in Ergo Proxy...
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Melly Rodriguez for the STCE 2022

Melly Rodriguez

Artist

@melly.rdz_illustration is a Graphic Designer and Illustrator from Tamaulipas, México. After studyin in CEDIM Graphic Design and Publicity, she is now working as a Graphic Artist at Falcon Bank and as the Illustrator for an upcoming children’s book.Characterized by her infantile touch on her work...
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Neo Nova Guest Pic

Neo Nova

Cosplay Artist

As a cosplayer she has won several contests and has been featured in multiple publications. Originally cosplaying as Lady Deadpool, she fell in love with the smiles she brought to others when they saw their favorite characters come to life. Now with costumes ranging from comic book and...
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Randy White for STCE 2022

Randy White

Sports Celebrity

Randy White, a 6-4, 257-pound All-America defensive end at the University of Maryland in 1974, was the Dallas Cowboys' first pick and the second player selected in the 1975 National Football League Draft. For the first two seasons, he was tested at the middle linebacker position but he didn't...
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Rene Garcia Voiceover Actor

Rene Garcia

Voiceover Actor

En doblaje es reconocido internacionalmente por ser la voz en español de importantes proyectos como: Vegeta de Dragon Ball, Nick Wilde de Zootopia, y de actores como Ben Afflek, Keanu Reeves, Michael Keaton entre otros. En esta especialidad ha sido reconocido en dos ocasiones con el premio Bravo a..
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Rubeekas Cosplayer for STCE 2022

Rubeekas

Cosplay Artist

Rubeekas is a Latina Texas-based Cosplayer that has been cosplaying since 2013. While mostly centered around League of Legends characters, Rubeekas loves cosplaying women from various games, animes and comics. Rubee's focus is on crafts and prop creation making the armor and...
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Sal Velluto's Guest Image for STCE 2022

Sal Velluto

Celebrity Guest Artist

Sal Velluto’s professional career in comics started in 1986. Since then, the Italian-born - Utah resident has been working for major American publishers (Marvel, DC, Valiant) several independents as well as international publishers from Italy, Sweden, and Australia. From 1991 to 2002 Sal drew...
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Stuart Zagnit for STCE 2022

Stuart Zagnit

Voiceover Actor

Stuart Zagnit has performed in all areas of entertainment, from Broadway and Off-Broadway to national tours, regional and summer stock,and to television, films, commercials and voice-overs and anime. On Broadway,Stuart was in the original casts of NEWSIES, SEUSSICAL, THE WILD PARTY, and THE PEOPLE..
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The Anxiety Couple for STCE 2022

The Anxiety Couple

Celebrity

A couple's TikTok channel that was created in order to share points of view on the smaller moments of their lives. The duo has dealt with anxiety, panic disorders, OCD, agoraphobia, and other mental health challenges together. They have over 12 million fans...
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Tiffany Vollmer for STCE 2022

Tiffany Vollmer

Voiceover Actor

Tiffany Michele Vollmer was born July 22, 1973 in Mineola, New York. Quickly thereafter, her family moved to San Diego, California where Tiffany’s love for performing and being on stage was discovered. By age 5 she was hired as a flower girl/ runway model and could be seen on television every...
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Veronique Medrano Guest Image

Veronique Medrano

Special Guest

Veronique Medrano is a Tejano/ Regional Mexican solo artist with three full-studio albums: 'Lotería', 'Mi Año Dorado', and 'Encantadora'. She's recently appeared on Texas Monthly, Despierta America, Fierce Mitu, and the Texas Standard. Recently, Veronique released an EP titled 'La Novela' and...
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