Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2021)

Garden State Comic Fest: Winter Edition returned in a special way that was both safe and exciting for all. Complying with state COVID-19 restrictions, GSCF required everyone to fill out a symptom screening questionnaire, receive a temperature check, and of course wear a mask. Plus, Aerus ActivePure products were installed to help reduce coronavirus-causing pathogensContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2021)”

ToyConNJ 2020 (Wayne, NJ)

ToyConNJ, a pop culture & collectibles show, found a new location for their 2020 event at the Wayne PAL with nearly 100 vendors specializing in toys of every kind! Held from October 9-11, Veteri Productions made sure that their rescheduled event would not only meet safety expectations but exceed them: a temperature check at theContinue reading “ToyConNJ 2020 (Wayne, NJ)”

Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market (Summer 2020)

The Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market is a punk-inspired flea market with unique collectibles, antiques, original artwork, handmade items, and other interesting curiosities. It’s held multiple times a year and for its post-quarantine comeback show, it took over the Cure Insurance Arena parking lot in downtown Trenton, NJ! Over 60 vendors assembled each day forContinue reading “Trenton Punk Rock Flea Market (Summer 2020)”

Virtual Pop Expo 2020

Virtual Pop Expo is an online convention that takes the ever-growing virtual con experience up to a whole new level! It was certainly well-produced and that’s no surprise, considering that VPE is organized by heavy-hitters like Experience Level Entertainment (XLEVELENT) & Kaleidoko and sponsored by Wacom, Neft, Hot Topic, and FYE. But even better, VirtualContinue reading “Virtual Pop Expo 2020”

Wizard World Virtual Experiences Debut

Wizard World Virtual Experiences made a Supernatural debut on March 31, 2020 with a brand new online platform for fans to meet their favorite convention guests and get a chance to ask some burning questions! With so many cons being postponed or canceled around the world due to COVID-19, it was a refreshing opportunity toContinue reading “Wizard World Virtual Experiences Debut”

Hasbro’s Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day

Today is Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day and Hasbro teamed up with 13 fan sites to reveal some upcoming releases for their toy lines: The Vintage Collection and The Black Series. And with The Rise Of Skywalker out on Blu-ray/DVD today too, hopefully it feels a little more special today for Star Wars fans! TheContinue reading “Hasbro’s Star Wars Fan Appreciation Day”

South Coast Toy And Comic Show 2020

The South Coast Toy And Comic Show returned in a big way this year! After a short break since their last show in 2014, this collectibles show filled two epic banquet halls in Venus de Milo in Swansea, MA. On February 22 & 23, collectors were able to access over 75 vendors and 25 artistsContinue reading “South Coast Toy And Comic Show 2020”

Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2020)

Garden State Comic Fest kicked off the new year & new decade with a special 1-day show at the Fairbridge Inn (now the OYO Hotel) in East Hanover, NJ. Paying tribute to the very first Garden State Comic Fest 6 years ago held in January, this special Winter Edition was held on January 25 followedContinue reading “Garden State Comic Fest (Winter Edition 2020)”

New Jersey Collector Fest 3 (Fall 2019)

New Jersey Collector Fest returned for their Fall edition on November 30, 2019 in a new venue at the Hasbrouck Heights Hilton. Boasting an artist alley of nearly 20 creators and a hall full of vendors carrying everything from vintage comics to modern collectibles, New Jersey Collector Fest brought a ton of deals into ThanksgivingContinue reading “New Jersey Collector Fest 3 (Fall 2019)”

New York Comic Con 2019

New York Comic Con returned to the Javits Center from October 3-6, 2019 and it was bigger than ever! Occupying not only the main convention center, The Manhattan Center, and Madison Square Garden, but now Hudson Yards Park as well, NYCC was absolutely packed with special guests, content, exclusive products, and so much more! WithContinue reading “New York Comic Con 2019”

Sellersville Museum: Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society

For two days only on September 14 & 15, 2019, the Sellersville Museum in southeastern Pennsylvania housed a special Star Wars exhibit hosted by PSWCS (the Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society). Since exhibits regularly rotate at this volunteer-run museum, I’m glad I got to check out this limited engagement! As always, admission to the SellersvilleContinue reading “Sellersville Museum: Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society”