Novelist and comic creator Ric Meyers continues to host interesting and informative panels at FanimeCon such as "Kung Fu Extravaganza" or "Breaking into the Business" and in years past has hosted FanimeCon's Cosplay Masquerade. Outside of FanimeCon, fans may know him from his comics for Atlas, Topps, DC and Image, his sci-fi, horror, and fantasy-mystery novels for Warners, Dell and Dungeons & Dragons, or his non-fiction books about science fiction movies, fantasy films and TV detectives. Mr. Meyers has also worked on audio commentaries, liner notes, interviews and cover copy for more than 400 international DVDs.
Mr. Meyers has also held seminars about kung-fu at the TV network Nickelodeon and studios like DreamWorks and Sony, and taught at City College of New York, Brigham Young University, the University of Bridgeport's Martial Arts Studies Degree Program, and even the Chinese Cultural College in Taiwan. He holds the honor of kinging at Medieval Times and enjoys playing Santa to deliver presents every Christmas Eve. Mr. Meyers can also be seen in his new documentary, Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Movie, which was released on DVD May 1, or in two international films released in 2011, Black Day, and The Suppressor.