ComiCONN 2018 (Foxwoods Resort Casino)

ComiCONN, "A Show For The Fans By The Fans!", was back at Foxwoods Resort Casino on June 30 & July 1 for their 9th convention. I was able to attend and had a great time scouring the show floor, checking out various panels, and meeting celebrity guests like Robert Englund (the original Freddy Krueger), Kane Hodder … Continue reading ComiCONN 2018 (Foxwoods Resort Casino)

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The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 27-29, 2018)

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con was back at The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center this year for yet another fantastic gathering! It felt like Artist Alley was bigger than ever, the Celebrity Guests were top notch, and the space was really maximized! So let's check out some of my favorite highlights of the weekend and be … Continue reading The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (April 27-29, 2018)

Zapp Comic Con 2 – Wayne, NJ (March 31, 2018)

Happy 25th anniversary to Zapp Comics! Zapp Comic Con 2 is a sequel to last year's ZCC and because it's such a momentous anniversary, I knew I couldn't miss this one! I had heard a lot of great things about their first con so I was looking forward to checking this one out. (Be sure … Continue reading Zapp Comic Con 2 – Wayne, NJ (March 31, 2018)

Star Wars: Galactic Nights Premiere (Disney’s Hollywood Studios, April 14, 2017)

I had the honor of attending Disney's first ever Star Wars: Galactic Nights at their Orlando Hollywood Studios on April 14, 2017. Coincidentally, it overlapped with Star Wars Celebration at the Orange County Convention Center which I also attended, so the Force was very strong that weekend! Galactic Nights is a single night event taking … Continue reading Star Wars: Galactic Nights Premiere (Disney’s Hollywood Studios, April 14, 2017)

Force Friday II (The Last Jedi)

With Disney kickstarting a whole new trilogy of Star Wars movies, Force Friday made an epic comeback with a midnight event in 2015 in anticipation of Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Last year there was a "Force Friday" type event (#GoRogue) but wasn't technically a sequel to 2015's event. However, with the coming of Episode … Continue reading Force Friday II (The Last Jedi)

Star Wars Day 2017 (40th Anniversary of A New Hope)

Today, Star Wars fans around the world annually celebrate the saga, the franchise, the life-changing experience that is Star Wars! Why today? Because it's May The 4th, as in May The Fourth (Force) Be With You! How does one celebrate Star Wars Day, you ask? You could go to one of the many shops offering … Continue reading Star Wars Day 2017 (40th Anniversary of A New Hope)

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 paying … Continue 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 I … Continue 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 blog … Continue reading I Took A Photo For Jim Lee & Frank Miller (Big Apple Comic Con 2017)

Topps Star Wars Masterwork 2016 Trading Cards

For almost 80 years, Topps has been producing high desirable collectible trading cards. They're best known for their baseball cards, basketball cards, and also their non-sports cards such as Star Wars or Dr. Who. Masterwork is one of their newer Star Wars sets and is a high-end line of cards. Some of the great collectibles … Continue reading Topps Star Wars Masterwork 2016 Trading Cards