In light of the apparently atrocious organization and line management currently happening, the organizers of the Star Wars Celebration issued statement concerning the event currently going on in Florida for the 40th Anniversary. It's written in typical organizer-speak, so I went ahead and translated it for everyone [in BOLD]: Entrance to the show on Thursday … Continue reading **Corrected** An important message for all Star Wars Celebration fans. Please read! – Star Wars Celebration – April 13 – 16, 2017
Now that all the Salt Lake City folks are jumping for joy (and freaking out a little bit) that ticket prices have been announced for this September’s event, I decided to do a quick comparison of prices for the next three conventions I’ll be covering. All three conventions offer the equivalent of Salt Lake’s "VIP" … Continue reading Salt Lake vs Denver vs Phoenix – A Breakdown
Today, Salt Lake Comic Con co-founder Bryan Brandenburg announced on facebook that tickets for Salt Lake Comic Con will go on sale next week. Hope everyone saved some money from Fan X 2 weeks ago, lol. It begins. Salt Lake Comic Con runs From 21-23 September at the Salt Palace.
In case you forgot (how on Earth could you possibly forget this?), these three fine actors are going to be appearing together over Memorial Day Weekend at Phoenix Comicon: Jon Bernthal, Elden Henson, and Charlie Cox from the hit Netflix show, Daredevil, will be available for fans (including this one) to go nuts over in … Continue reading “Daredevil” Cast at Phoenix Comicon
A big happy birthday shout-out to everyone's favorite Firefly Captain, Nathan Fillion! The fearless smuggler (Firefly), author (Castle), and movie-star (ConMan) will be appearing at Denver Comic Con from June 30-July 2, in the beautiful Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver, Colorado. From DCC: Fillion is well-known for his collaborations with Joss Whedon, starting with … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Nathan Fillion!
Well, it's that time again. Time to look back at the last two days of wonderful geekiness that was FanX, 2017. Yes, we only got two days instead of three this time, but hey, that's way better than the ZERO we were originally scheduled, so... FanX: 1, Naysayers: 0 At the opening press conference, Dan and … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con FanX 2017 Wrap-Up
Real quick and dirty cut of the audio only from the Stan Lee Skype Panel for those of you who couldn't attend tonight. More audio and pics from the event starting tomorrow, both here and, I think, over at the Visually Stunning Movie Podcast, so watch for that. https://youtu.be/NZQ95K8q_AQ
Well, with 24 hours to go, it looks like the line-up for Salt Lake City Comic Con’s FanX event is finally settled. And what a line-up it is. Weird Al Yankovic; Jason Momoa (GoT, Justice League); Bonnie Wright and Verne Troyer (Harry Potter); John Rhys-Davies (Indiana Jones, Shannara); Cary Elwes, Wallace Shawn and Chris Sarandon … Continue reading Tick Tock: 24 hours till FanX 2017
It's a great day to be me! Having already announced the addition of Jon Bernthal to an increasingly impressive Phoenix Comicon line-up today, Denver Comic Con, the other summer event I plan to attend and cover, drops a two-fer on me. Ben McKenzie of Gotham, and the incredible Morena Baccarin (of Firefly, Deadpool, Gotham, V...)! … Continue reading Denver Comic Con ups the ante!
Holy cow. Phoenix Comicon has done it again. Despite the fact that I am anticipating having media credentials for this event, as a fan, I can honestly say that they are legitimately crushing their guest list. Case in point. After announcing Charlie Cox just a few days ago, today they drop this little nugget to … Continue reading I can’t even…