In the same weekend as Penny Arcade Expo West in Seattle, Los Angeles still managed to have the “it” place to be. If you like watching sweaty men toss each other around like ragdolls and sometimes have to avoid one being hurled into your lap then Reseda was indeed Valhalla as Pro Wrestling Guerrilla presented their […]
The 2017 National Book Festival, sponsored by the Library of Congress, is scheduled for Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the Washington Convention Center. Originally sited on the Mall, it was relocated a few years ago due to concern about the thousands of attendees effect on the grounds. Who’s appearing from the wonder world of comics? Check […]
Your tax dollars at work! Not only does the Library of Congress sponsor the annual National Book Festival (taking place this Saturday!), but they archive lots of digital material online! (And if that doesn’t knock your socks off, the Library also collects and archives multimedia in a variety of formats… an original print of Star […]
As the recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey continues over the Houston area – and will continue for years and years – planned events are rescheduling. One is the first Fandemic Tour stop, which was planned for September 15-17 at Houston’s NGR Center – a site currently being used to house displaced persons On their FB page, Fandemic announced that the event has been moved to December 1-3.
Well I asked for a spy at the panel where current publishing scandal It Girl Lani Sarem told folks how to “Break In and Get Noticed” but it seems Sarem found the one place where no one would care about the accusations that her YA novel Handbook for Mortals gamed the system to get on […]
Citing both a decline in convention attendance and the number of shows, Wizard World’s latest SEC filings show a 50% drop in revenue for the first half of the year.
Twin Peaks siren Sherilyn Fenn, aka Audrey Horne, has joined the Long Beach Comic Con as a celeb guest. The show takes place September 2-3 at the Long Beach Convention Center. This is a medium sized show that has strong comics content with just the right amount of celebrities, all in a very convenient location.
The most relaxed and fan friendly gaming show for PlayStation fans will be back for the second year in a row to the Anaheim Convention Center in 2017. On December 9-10, 2017, thousands of attendees will once again enjoy 2 days of PlayStation VR demos, game developer panels, rare merchandise and collectibles. This year, Sony […]
Wizard World has been making some long-planned announcements. Although I’ve heard a lot of people try to say they are losing altitude fast, they are still making moves and investing. In this case, two smaller market shows were announced for 2017, Wizard World Montgomery, Ala., and Wizard World Springfield, Mo.. That brings the number of […]
Looking for something fun, free, and nerdy to do with your Saturday? Dust off your sketchbook & register for free tickets to Dare2Draw’s celebration of Kirby and Eisner at the Art Students League.