FanX 2018 – T-minus 5 days

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Well, it's crunch time for Salt Lake City's premiere pop-culture event, FanX 2018 (obligatory "screw you, San Diego"). Cosplayers are desperately rushing to finish their outfits, props, and perfect their make-up. Fans are frantically combing through the early version of the schedule and crying over which panels they will have to miss in order to … Continue reading FanX 2018 – T-minus 5 days

FanX 2018 Update -5 Aug 2018

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Wow! Are we really only 31 days away from this year's Salt Lake FanX (as always: screw you, San Diego)? Amazing. This line up is, well, amazing (to be redundant). With a half-dozen or so guests still to announce, take a look at the "big" celebrity names: We've known about Ben Affleck, Tim Curry, Evangeline … Continue reading FanX 2018 Update -5 Aug 2018

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

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

Phoenix Comicon and Dick Van Dyke, a Final Word

First, let me just say that I did not get into Dick Van Dyke's panel at Phoenix Comicon. It was such a big-ticket event... Hopefully, if he comes to Salt Lake Comic Con in September I can get in... maybe he'll do a Vivant Arena panel like Mark Hamill did. As I've reported previously, the … Continue reading Phoenix Comicon and Dick Van Dyke, a Final Word

Phoenix Comicon 2017 – Wrap-up

So I've spent the weekend here in phoenix for Phoenix Comicon. There's quite a bit of stuff to talk about so let's try to take it in chunks, shall we? First there is the issue of accessing the venue itself. The facility is huge and therefore lends itself to being able to support multiple points … Continue reading Phoenix Comicon 2017 – Wrap-up

Phoenix Comicon & Dick Van Dyke

Holy buckets. It's happening again. https://youtu.be/pOGzJyPkZWk