On the Scene: Denver Comic Con Bounces Back and Cosplay Abounds


TweetAs reported previously, Saturday posed some serious challenges to both the Denver Comic Con attendees and the staff trying to handle unprecedented numbers seeking entrance to the convention center and the show floor. Luckily, as the afternoon progressed, the strategy was clearly updated to handle some of these problems. At noon, problems were at their […]

Ann Nocenti explains the thing about Girls Who Cosplay



And then they came for the cosplayers…


Tweet A few people sent this to me last night, but out of respect for Tony Harris’s great art, I couldn’t bring myself to post it, but now that he’s asked people to retweet it, here you go: I cant remember if Ive said this before, but Im gonna say it anyway. I dont give […]

Frankfurt Book Fair 2012: Cosplay


TweetSo there are numerous comics fans wandering the Frankfurt Book Fair.  There are lots of manga fans, perhaps more than would be found at an American comic con, as European fandom was never as superhero-centric as that in the United States.  So why not add some cosplay to the fun? With the growing popularity of […]

NYCC: Everybody is out to get Joe Quinones!


TweetArtist Joe Quinones tries his hardest to make friends and network at conventions, he really does, but for some reason everybody who comes into contact with him develops a murderous blood lust. Revealed today in a harrowing series of portraits on Quinones’ blog, a full display of cosplayer brutality has now come to light. And […]

SDCC12: Watchtower: Photo Edition


Here are some visuals from Comic-Con… I’m taking a break.

SDCC12: Watchtower Thursday: Media Edition


Some linkage from today’s Google News feed! So much stuff, I had to split it in twain! Here’s the media stuff, along with some pictures and video!

C2E2 2012: The Virgin Experience: A 27-Year-Old’s First Time…Now With Pictures!


Remember your first time? Wish you had taken pictures? Well, special correspondent J. Parker Adair certainly remembers his first time, and he took lots of pictures!

Frankfurt Comic-Con 2011


While 105,000 people converged upon the New York Comic Con last week, some 150,000 booksellers, publishers, and bibiophiles packed the halls at the Frankfurt Book Fair, held October 12-16.

The Watchtower: Comic-Con — The Spectacle


Showing, not telling, as I post selected photos from around the Web.

Dance, Marvel Minimates, dance!


It happened at Dragon*Con. Need we say more?

Someone please add music, pronto, so this can become the greatest video of all times for today.