Update on my Fandemic Tour Coverage

I just wanted to give everyone a quick update on where I'm at with my upcoming trip to Houston, Texas, for the inaugural FANDEMIC TOUR Comic Con event. I am currently waiting for responses to my initial round of questions for organizer John Macaluso, but with an event as big as this one seems, I … Continue reading Update on my Fandemic Tour Coverage

Politics and Comic-Cons: Why are we talking about this?

As many of you know, I love comic cons. I love the atmosphere, I love seeing celebrities whose work I enjoy, I like cruising artists’ alley, looking for some new take on an old favorite. I even love watching people flip about guests and cosplayers that I wouldn’t necessarily give a second glance to, because … Continue reading Politics and Comic-Cons: Why are we talking about this?

Pending News on Fandemic Tour

I have been given the opportunity to do an email Q&A with John Macaluso, former CEO of Wizard World and current organizer the upcoming Fandemic Tour comic con event in Houston, Texas, next month. I have submitted my initial round of questions to Mr. Macaluso this morning and am currently waiting for his responses. Once … Continue reading Pending News on Fandemic Tour

Fandemic Tour Houston 2017

Yes, I'm going. To the first(?) Fandemic Tour in beautiful Houston, Texas. As I reported previously, Fandemic Tour is the new comic con event on the block. Despite the added strain to my already over-burdened travel budget for the year, I found a way to make it work, so the failure of my half-hearted attempt … Continue reading Fandemic Tour Houston 2017

The last of Salt Lake Gaming Con 2017

  Okay, now it's time to finish up and post some pics and final thoughts about last weekend's Salt Lake Gaming Con. Let's talk about physical games... As I said previously, there was a ton of space for board games, card games... and the mother of all tabletop games... WARHAMMER 40,000 That 's not a … Continue reading The last of Salt Lake Gaming Con 2017

Dan Farr – Salt Lake Gaming Con 2017 Interview

Hello, everyone! Here's a quick interview I did with Dan Farr this weekend at Salt Lake Gaming Con. Some interesting tidbits of what might be in store for upcoming Salt Lake Comic Con/FanX events, if you listen.... Enjoy! https://youtu.be/Q3tYGQxTryU

Salt Lake Gaming Con 2017 – Day 2 – Battle!

Here's a little bit of video fun showing what types of battles went down at this weekend's Salt Lake Gaming Con. I'll be honest, I'd never been to a gaming convention. There's a couple of reasons for this: A) Because of all the other stuff on my plate (this blog, the podcast [VSMoviePodcast.com], my writing, … Continue reading Salt Lake Gaming Con 2017 – Day 2 – Battle!

Final Wrap-Up: Denver Comic Con 2017

Sorry it’s been a couple of days, but I’ve finally gotten the time to do this wrap-up of the 2017 Denver Comic Con from this past weekend. Now, I’ve already covered Day 1 and Day 2 (click to see that coverage), but I wanted to finish up by going over some of the general con … Continue reading Final Wrap-Up: Denver Comic Con 2017

Denver Comic Con Day 2

End of day 2, and I decided to go with video this time around, but first I'll give you a couple of the pics of various parts of the floor I got before the doors opened.   And here's the video of Day 2. Enjoy! (Oh, and for the record, the second half of this … Continue reading Denver Comic Con Day 2

Denver Comic Con day 1

Calling and end to day 1 of Denver Comic Con. Waiting to head to dinner with some of the other media folks and thought I'd start writing up what all happened today. PROLOGUE: After flying in this morning and making my way via train to my hotel, I was happily able to check-in early to … Continue reading Denver Comic Con day 1