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  • New York Comic Con has become annual super event to rival San Diego
    New York Comic Con has become annual super event to rival San Diego
    The first three minutes of the Fox network's new show, "Gotham", a back story on the ancillary characters in the universe of DC's "Batman" comic books, are rough going for prime time television. In the pilot episode,...
  • New York Comic Con 2014
    New York Comic Con 2014 brings out comic fans to New York
    New York Comic Con (NYCC) took over Javits Center in Manhattan, NY on October 9-12, 2014. The four day event attracted over 133,000 fans from across the nation. NYCC is the second largest comic book and pop culture gathering in the nation after...
  • Phoenix Comicon - Phoenix rising
    Phoenix Comicon to host fan festival event in December
    The management of the annual Phoenix Comicon recently announced they will host a second pop culture event at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. The new convention, known as the Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest, runs December 12-14, and...
  • Apple Bunny as the March Hare at Mizucon 2014
    Cosplay activities at Mizucon 2014
    This October 3rd through 5th Mizucon hosted a full three-day schedule of events at the Miami Airport Convention Center with many options for the Miami Cosplayer. These activities included a Cosplay Costume Contest, Costume themed Panels including...
  • Ron and Rob Paulsen the voice of Yakko of the Animaniacs
    Geek Fan Expo 2014 invades Detroit
    There was a new convention on the scene in Detroit Michigan. A con to change all cons. This inaugural event was the Geek Fan Expo. This new con was the type of convention for all types of geeks, nerds, cosplayers, anime lovers and etc. This was...
  • New York Comic Con
    Record number of fans flood New York Comic Con 2014
    New York Comic Con rolled into the city this weekend, bigger and better than ever. Now in its ninth year, organizers ReedPop said they expect over 150,000 to attend this year's event, a nice bump from the 130,000 or so last year. New in 2014...
  • Crazy costumes from the 21st Annual Age of Chivalry Renaissance Faire
    Crazy costumes from the 21st Annual Age of Chivalry Renaissance Faire
    With the21st Annual Age of Chivalry Renaissance Faire in full force this weekend, you are sure to encounter some strangely dressed folk roaming Sunset Park. Not all of them are necessarily straight from the history books; instead many of the...
  • Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2013
    The Week claims the economy causes role-players to "flee reality"
    In what can only be described as a tin-eared observation of cosplay culture and role-playing games in general, The Week columnist James Pethokoukis posted an article yesterday that compares the U.S. economy to Japan's, citing:Two decades of...
  • 2013 Youmacon Cosplayers
    Youmacon 2014 is heading to Detroit
    It's October and you know what that means, Youmacon is here again! Let the countdown begin! Youmacon is Detroit's biggest anime and video game convention and it's one of the largest in North America. A four day event filled with...
  • Sierra as The Salvager, Best in Show at Palm Con 2014
    Cosplay at Palm Con 2014
    This past weekend September 27 and 28th, 2014, saw a stellar line up of Cosplay events at Palm Con 2014. The Cosplay events were organized by Miami Cosplayer, Zippertan, and as we've come to expect from this high-level Cosplayer and event...
  • Howl's Moving Castle cosplay
    Nan Desu Kan 2014: Another Great Year Gone By
    I was very sad to see Nan Desu Kan’s 18th year come to a close on Sunday the 14th. I really enjoyed this year, there was so much to see and do that it was hard to fit into one weekend. NDK celebrates Otaku culture by bringing anime...
  • Geeks gather in Sheffield for the second year in a row
    Geeks gather in Sheffield for the second year in a row
    For its second year, The Geek Gathering will be held at the Mike Johnson Recreation Center, 2901 East 19th Avenue, in Sheffield, Alabama on September 20 and 21. The event is designed to appeal to fans of all kinds of pop culture including comics,...
  • Supernatural actor, Mark Sheppard steals the hearts and minds of SacAnime!
    Supernatural actor Mark Sheppard wins the hearts and minds of SacAnime!
    The Labor Day weekend of 2014 might be remembered as the moment when everything changed for the convention known as SacAnime. It proved to be the most well attended event by breaking all of its previous records, but the change was evident in a...
  • Matsuricon tops off summer 2014
    Matsuricon tops off summer 2014
    Matsuricon recently took place, the perfect top-off to the summer season for anime lovers, gamers, and pop culture enthusiasts alike. The Hyatt Regency in downtown Columbus provided the backdrop for the convention, which brought in over 4,500...
  • Dragon Con 2014 Costume
    Dragon Con 2014 is bigger and better than ever
    Dragon Con 2104 kicked off with a bang this year. Tens of thousands of people have descended into downtown Atlanta for “the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on sciencefiction&fantasy, gaming, comics, literature,...