*UPDATED* Bryan Brandenburg is at it again…

Salt Lake Comic Con co-organizer Bryan Brandenburg has just started a bit of a brushfire on Facebook. How? Five little words: "There can be only two." Adrian Paul of Highlander: The Series has already been announced as a guest for FanX in a few weeks... So you can see where this is going, right? Yeah. … Continue reading *UPDATED* Bryan Brandenburg is at it again…

FanX 2017 – Let the Wild Rumpus Start

Imagine my surprise when I woke up this morning and logged onto Facebook, only to find the Salt Lake Comic Con page engulfed in what seemed to be a conflagration of epic proportions. The topic? VIP passes and photo ops versus autographs. Wow. Lot's of "this and that," "yes and no," and even some fairly harsh … Continue reading FanX 2017 – Let the Wild Rumpus Start

A Message From–and TO–Salt Lake Comic Con

I suppose that I'm not the only person that received an email from Salt Lake Comic Con in the last day or so providing an additional $10 off a pass to FanX this March, simply because I (or You) have bought a ticket to a Salt Lake Comic Con event in the past. That's all … Continue reading A Message From–and TO–Salt Lake Comic Con

Salt Lake FanX 2017 Reminder

Hey, everyone! Don't forget that discounted tickets for the 2017 incarnation of Salt Lake Comic Con's FanX, March 17-18, are still on sale, but only until November 28th. That's a 30% discount on ALL TICKETS: VIP, Gold, GA, and daily passes. And don't forget the additional 15% discount for Military, First Responders, Students.... Check out … Continue reading Salt Lake FanX 2017 Reminder

Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2016 – Tying up the loose ends

Hey, everybody! I owe you all a bit of an apology. I was so busy after getting home from Stan Lee's LA Comic Con last week putting up the various interviews I did and whatnot, then having to play catch-up on the podcast (the Visually Stunning Movie Podcast: check it out), that I never actually … Continue reading Stan Lee’s LA Comic Con 2016 – Tying up the loose ends

Salt Lake Comic Con does it again

After watching the fans squirm in withdrawal upon learning that there would not be a FanX event in 2017 due to scheduling and other conflicts, Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg have, not altogether unexpectedly, pulled a rabbit out the their hat. Again. There will be a FanX in 2017. Over St. Patrick's Day weekend. St. … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con does it again

Update, 11 October 2016

Just a quick note.Coming up in a week and a half (October 22-23) is the Phoenix Fan Fest, Phoenix Comic Con's "other" event. Think of it as their version of Salt Lake's FanX: a smaller, get-you-through-the-rest-of-the-year-until-the-next-BIG-event, event. The Phoenix events have been on my calendar for at least the last two years, but somehow, scheduling … Continue reading Update, 11 October 2016

Some Thoughts on My History with Salt Lake Comic Con

[As always: Read, Like, Comment, Share, and FOLLOW] If you’ve followed this blog for any length of time, you know that my history with our beloved Salt Lake Comic Con and its organizers Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg is a long and winding one. They know who I am, let’s put it that way. Especially … Continue reading Some Thoughts on My History with Salt Lake Comic Con

Salt Lake Comic Con Update – 5 April 2016

Apparently, rumors have been floating around the interwebs that Salt Lake City would NOT be having a FanX event in 2017. After numerous people questioned them, organizer Bryan Brandenburg issued a statement that, No, there would NOT be a FanX in Salt Lake City during 2017, but there WOULD be an event outside Utah, in … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con Update – 5 April 2016

FanX16 Day 2

So, Day 2 of FanX2016 is in the books. Man, am I getting old. Too many hours on my feet queuing up for panels and photo ops and autographs.... *whew. But today started out pretty great. Back-to-back-to-back panels with William B. Davis and Mitch Pileggi, Gillian Anderson, and then Alan Tudyk were outstanding.   [Editor's … Continue reading FanX16 Day 2