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  • Cosplay Closet Essentials: Weapons Essential No More?

    By now the news has likely hit the cosplay community at large, and the implications are sweeping: Phoenix Comicon banned prop weapons for the first time this year (following a harrowing attempt on celebrity Jason David Frank’s life, thankfully halted by Phoenix police before anyone was harmed), and the cosplayers were hit hard. The first […]

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  • Four Major Tips Aspiring Writers Learned at BookCon

    This past weekend New York City played host to thousands of book lovers, authors, publishers, and various exhibitors for BookCon, organized by ReedPop and sponsored by EPIC Reads. From 10:00 AM on Saturday morning to Sunday evening, convention-goers could attend panels, walk the showroom floor to browse exhibitor booths, meet-up with fellow book lovers, and […]

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  • Interview with Steven Universe Cast at MOMOCON

    Zach Callison, Michaela Dietz, Grace Rolek and Deedee Magno Hall provide the voices for Steven Universe, Amethyst, Connie and Pearl on Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe. The foursome sat down to talk about the show at MOMOCON here in Atlanta. Check out what they had to say. How are you guys enjoying Atlanta, and what are […]

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  • Passes Still Available for NYCC 2017

    If you registered for Fan Verification for New York Comic Con before May 3rd, passes are still available for this year’s convention. Due to construction at the Javits Center, only single day passes were made available for purchase. Thursday, Friday, and Sunday passes are still remaining here. As the confirmed guest list continues to grow […]

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  • MOMOCON Interview with Actress Charlet Chung

    Charlet Chung is a Japanese/Korean-American actress known for her roles on truTV’s FAMELESS, Netflix’s Grace and Frankie, and the voice of D.Va from Blizzard Entertainment’s OVERWATCH and Seraph from Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Check out my interview with her from this year’s MOMOCON.   Are there any new projects you have that you can tell […]

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  • PropBan 2017: Phoenix Comicon vs Ultrasabers

    Following the comicontroversy that was the Phoenix Comicon prop ban, things between the convention runners and the geek retail giant got heated. After an armed gunman–real firearms, not the painted Nerf guns or foam guns that were prevalent at the con Thursday night–managed to get past multiple security checkpoints before being apprehended, Phoenix Comicon issued […]

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