FanX 2018 – Day Two and Beyond

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**Note: Language ahead. English, with some French, and by French, I mean cursing.** A little late, but here's some notes on Day Two of FanX 2018 [Yes, I will get to both the positive and negative... relax, already] along with some overall impressions (Day Three and fallout): Well, Day Two of FanX 2018 has come … Continue reading FanX 2018 – Day Two and Beyond

Phoenix Comic Fest 2018 – Final Pre-show update

Okay, comic convention (damn you, San Diego) fans, 7 days from today, Phoenix Comic Fest (PCF) will be in full swing for the Memorial Day weekend. Let’s cover some last-minute tidbits, shall we? Tickets are still available at https://memberships.square-egg.com/e/phoenix_comic_fest_2018. PFC’s updated prop policy can be found here: https://phoenixcomicfest.com/pcf/improvements/#props, but some of the highlights include: Yes, … Continue reading Phoenix Comic Fest 2018 – Final Pre-show update

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

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

16 June 2017 – Denver Comic Con Update

Well, we're two weeks out from Denver Comic Con 2017, and the cancellation bug has struck again. Sadly, Eliza Dushku has had to cancel her appearance at Denver Comic Con this year, which sucks for all of her fans. Luckily for those in the Rocky Mountain area, she is now scheduled to be at Salt … Continue reading 16 June 2017 – Denver Comic Con Update

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

Wizard World Portland, Day 1

Just a quick update on day one of Wizard World Portland. Flew in, checked into my hotel, unpacked, and headed over to the Convention Center to pick up my credentials. First, let me just say that line management here, like it so many other conventions, seems to be more than a bit disorganized. Little to … Continue reading Wizard World Portland, Day 1

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

FanX 2017 – Tick-Tock – Time For Discount Tickets Is Almost Over

The 2017 Salt Lake Comic Con FanX is just around the corner, and the ridiculously low prices for tickets is about to expire.  The 30% Off for all "Loyalty Launch" buyers end on Monday, November 28, at 11:59pm MST. And for military, students, first responders, and teachers, you can get an ADDITIONAL 15% off (which doesn't … Continue reading FanX 2017 – Tick-Tock – Time For Discount Tickets Is Almost Over

Salt Lake Comic Con 2016, Day 3 – That’s a Wrap!

Well, it's over. Again. Three days of geekery, nerdom, conflicts of fandoms, and celebrity sightings are over, here in beautiful Salt Lake City. Once again, Salt Lake Comic Con has promised, and delivered, an experience unmatched in the non-coastal west. First, let me say that day 3 was light years ahead of day 2 for … Continue reading Salt Lake Comic Con 2016, Day 3 – That’s a Wrap!