By Todd Allen

Image Expo is a go.  Looks like a relatively quiet Friday at a regional con, so far.  Which is to say it’s going to be better access for the fans. When I arrived about 45 minutes before opening there were maybe 50 people already in line waiting to get in.  With the gates open, I’m seeing a steady trickle of people arriving.  Not preview night at San Diego, by any stretch of the imagination, but the Chew booth got bull rushed by at 15-20 people as soon as the doors open. A couple pictures from before the opening bell: