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QC Anime-zing! adds Rober Axelrod; Carrie Savage unable to attend

Bettendorf, IA – April 20, 2010 – QC Anime-zing!, the biggest anime festival to come to the Quad Cities, is excited to announce Robert Axelrod will be appearing at the convention June 18-20, 2010 in Bettendorf, IA. Robert Axelrod is added to the guest list also including Johnny Yong Bosch, Spike Spencer, Eyeshine, and The […]

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War Machine!

Awesome War Machine at Starfest this past weekend.

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Victoria Paege Becomes Phoenix Comicon Spokeswoman

Phoenix, AZ March 23, 2010: The Phoenix Comicon now has an official spokeswoman, Victoria Paege. She has worked on several film and web series projects, such as “Piranha 3D”, “The Backup Plan”, “Western X” and “One Last Day”. “We are so excited to have Victoria as part of our team, “said Joe Boudrie, Phoenix Comicon […]

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C2e2 Videos

Kevin Conroy makes fun of Christian Bales Batman, Video by eisentower30 The Diamond Select Minimates Panel Team Skeletor

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Conventions this weekend 4/23-4/25, 2010

Another great week in convention land. Anyone headed to these? April 23rd-25th, 2010 Anime Detour Bloomington, MN Conestoga Tulsa, OK Hollywood Collectors Burbank, CA Anime St. Louis St. Louis, MO Kamicon Tuscalloosca, AL Toracon Rochester, NY Jordancon Atlanta, GA Gamedays Timonium, MD Creation Twilight Arlington, VA Dicehead Siege, Chattanooga, TN Nola Comic Con Kenner, LA […]

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Voltaire comes to CONvergence

Singer/songwriter Voltaire will be performing on CONvergence MainStage on Thursday night of the convention. Combining beautiful old-world melodies with viciously sarcastic lyrics, Wagnerian bravado with Brechtian allure, Voltaire has crafted songs of love, loss, revenge and dismemberment sure to bring a smile to even the darkest of souls. In addition to live performances and the […]

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Obligatory volcano post

Europe just has a few relatively small conventions going on this weekend, so the ongoing travel chaos shouldn’t be causing too much trouble for them. Next weekend, however, Fedcon in Germany has a huge slate of guests who are nearly all coming from the US. Next weekend also sees the Sci-Fi London Film Festival. Could […]

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Oddcon on local news.

Odyseycon ends up on the local news to promote this weekends convention. I always cringe when I see these things as the anchors usually have no clue. I mean this host references 2012, but there is no bad publicity right?

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Botcon ad, using google

video by movieman 33843

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Cosplay Blackjack at Phoenix

Phoenix, AZ April 6, 2010: Cosplayers will get a chance to win great prizes at the Cosplay Blackjack Tournament, and special guest Magic Artist Howard Lyons will be at Magic the Gathering table. It’s not your average deck of card games at the Cosplay Blackjack Tournament, where cosplay is mandatory to play, and the cosplay […]

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REED EXHIBITIONS ACQUIRES SINGAPORE TOY,GAMES & COMIC CONVENTION

Leading Event Organizer Extends Pop Culture Influence; Seeks Fans in World Communities Norwalk, CT, April 13, 2010: Reed Exhibitions, the world’s leading organizer of trade and consumer events, has today announced that it has acquired the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC). Launched in 2008 and owned and operated by local event planner PI […]

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Comic Con Exclusives on g4

Mattel has really made their collectors top priority as they push their 2010 Con Exclusives on Attack of the Show of all places. I kind of want that Orko?

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Quick Self Plug

You may not know this, but as well as running this site since 2007, I also do the webcomic Peas and Paint Creatures, as well as write comics for whoever will draw them. Anyway I just reopened my cafe press store and will be offering limited one month designs on shirts, cards, and things. The […]

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Stan Lee schedule at Anaheim.

Comic Book Legend Stan Lee To Conduct Free Limited Signing, Panel With Avi Arad And Photo-op Session At Anaheim Comic Con NEW YORK and ANAHEIM, Calif., April 12, 2010 – Stan Lee, the iconic comic book writer, editor, actor, producer, publisher, television personality, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics, will conduct a limited […]

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Trek Expo October 15th-17th, 2010

Hollywood, CA Website Here

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CAST MEMBERS OF KICK-ASS

CAST MEMBERS OF KICK-ASS TO APPEAR AT C2E2 ON FRIDAY, APRIL 16!! Norwalk, CT, April 12, 2010: C2E2, Lionsgate, and IGN will jointly present the Chicago premiere of Kick-Ass on Thursday, April 15. This red carpet event will feature appearances by and a Q&A with Aaron Johnson (Kick-Ass), Chloe Moretz (Hit Girl), and Christopher Mintz-Plasse […]

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Furry Fiesta parade.

Since we’ve been ignoring our furry friends lately, here’s the parade from Furry Fiesta. Video by TimotiLarkham

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Conventions this Weekend April 16th-18th, 2010

Oddcon is a nice and friendly convention. C2E2 finally arrives, Wizard hits Cali, and Denver has two competing cons. Woooh. Anyone going out to these? April 16th-18th, 2010 Oddcon, Madison, WI C2E2 Chicago, IL Anaheim Comic Con Anaheim, CA Kawaii Kon Honolulu, HI T-mode Alexandria, VA Sci-fi on the Rock St. Johns, NF Shinbokucon Elyria, […]

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