Possible changes to Salt Lake Comic Con…

...Let's discuss. Co-founder Bryan Brandenburg recently announced that Growtix, the company which handles ticketing for this and other events, is adding "the ability to handle reserved seating like other fan conventions. You can pay a premium price and have a guaranteed seat at a guaranteed place for the whole convention." This option would, in his … Continue reading Possible changes to Salt Lake Comic Con…

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Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2017 just got awesomer (yes: I said AWESOMER!)

Just received this press release from Stan Lee's folks. I'll post it in its entirety below, but let me hit some of the highlights: Melissa Joan Hart. And most of the rest of the cast of Sabrina the Teenage Witch for a reunion panel. (She seems like she would be fun to hang around with, … Continue reading Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2017 just got awesomer (yes: I said AWESOMER!)

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Final Wrap-Up

Okay, everybody; breathe. It's over. The fifth annual (and ninth total) Salt Lake Comic Con ended yesterday; it's cavalcade of celebrity guests have departed, vendors packed-up and left, and attendees left with sore feet, empty pockets, and a powerful need to do it all again.   Where to begin? If you've read Day 1 and … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Final Wrap-Up

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Day 2 – Some Thoughts.

Okay, everyone. Good morning. It's now 6:40 am on Saturday, Day 3 of Salt Lake Comic Con. I was so tired and sore yesterday that I basically fell into bed and failed to get a refreshing sleep. But-- But I owe you all a recap of Day 2, so without and ado, bells, whistles, photos, … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Day 2 – Some Thoughts.

A Suggestion for Day 2 of Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Hey, all! I was so tired last night I forgot to post this, but I wanted to take a quick moment and make a suggestion for what would be an incredible photo-op/PR moment for Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg and the entirety of the folks who make Salt Lake Comic Con possible. If they haven't … Continue reading A Suggestion for Day 2 of Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Day 1

Okay, day 1 of Salt Lake Comic Con is in the books. Pretty good, so far, I must say. It feels like there's more room to move around the Salt Palace somehow (always a major issue), the entrances seem to be moving well, and the app is functioning as it should. If you know me, … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 – Day 1

Michael Rooker’s Panel – Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Okay, so I'm trying to break the coverage of Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 into bit-sized chunks, so here goes. Michael Rooker, the man who has appeared in nearly every movie ever made (once you start checking his filmography), held court today in the main ballroom of the Salt Palace Convention Center today, as Day … Continue reading Michael Rooker’s Panel – Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Day 1 of Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 (5 am)

Well, Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 already has its first celebrity casualty: Dick Van Dyke, whom fans had lobbied for a long time to have attend, has cancelled his photo ops and panel, and will instead only be signing autographs. That email was released last night at approximately 10:30, and greeted my blurry eyes a … Continue reading Day 1 of Salt Lake Comic Con 2017 (5 am)

T-Minus 6 days to Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Well, this event certainly has snuck up on me, despite my best efforts to keep ahead of it. The fifth annual Salt Lake Comic Con starts next Thursday, and even though I've got my tickets, photo ops, cosplays, etc., all done, I feel like I'm missing something. Let's try to do a brief catch-up and … Continue reading T-Minus 6 days to Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

Fandemic Delayed…

Sorry it's been so long since I've been on here, but a well-deserved family vacation, along with other work, has sidelined me for a bit. But now that all is stabilizing back to "normal," you can look for more writing and event news here in the immediate future. First, though, let me update you on … Continue reading Fandemic Delayed…