Garden State Comic Fest 2017

There are Comic Cons and there are Comic Fests. No, but seriously – Garden State Comic Fest does stand out from many comic book conventions (and trust me, I’ve been to a lot just within the last year). Reason being that it’s very comic book focused, very affordable (about $30 a day), and gives offContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest 2017”

Books-A-Million Spider-Man Homecoming Party

One day I received an e-mail from Books-A-Million that said, “Spider-Man: Homecoming in Theaters Friday… Celebrate Saturday, July 8th, with Cosplay and Activities at BAM!” Of course I was intrigued! Having attended an advance screening of Homecoming (and absolutely loving it, by the way!), I was looking forward to this event. However, there was littleContinue reading “Books-A-Million Spider-Man Homecoming Party”

Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017

“Star Wars Celebration – The Ultimate Fan Experience” is a giant convention specifically for Star Wars starting in 1999 just before the release of Episode I: The Phantom Menace. I realized the huge traction it was gaining with Celebration III in 2005 with the release of their exclusive Darth Vader figure. I still remember payingContinue reading “Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017”

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 7-9, 2017)

Last year I traveled to cons all over the place: northern NJ, central NJ, NYC, Long Island, Queens, Westchester, Richmond VA, and even Providence RI. For the second con of the year, we drove down a couple hours to The Great Philadelphia Comic Con. I had been monitoring this show for a while because IContinue reading “The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 7-9, 2017)”

I Took A Photo For Jim Lee & Frank Miller (Big Apple Comic Con 2017)

My first con of the year! I’d never heard of Big Apple Comic Con before, but it proudly boasts that it’s the longest-running comic/sci-fi/fantasy/pop culture convention in NYC. After doing some reading, I found out that it had gone by many names over the years but is now run by Wizard (more in my blogContinue reading “I Took A Photo For Jim Lee & Frank Miller (Big Apple Comic Con 2017)”

New York Comic Con 2016

You may have heard about it from your friends, you may have seen it trending on Facebook, but you won’t know until you finally go… New York Comic Con is the biggest comic book / pop culture convention on the East Coast, and possibly the country (hard to say with San Diego Comic Con theseContinue reading “New York Comic Con 2016”