The first genre convention of the year, Amazing Arizona Comic Con, hits next weekend, Jan. 6–8, at the Mesa Convention Center in downtown Mesa. And with a cadre of cool off-kilter shops along its Main Street, downtown Mesa proves once again that it is the center of the Nerdiverse!
The first Amazing Arizona Comics strip of the year is the last for Zombie Santa . . . unless faithful readers demand more! I reiterate my assertions from Zombie Santa’s inaugural adventure here: No. Allegory. Intended.
On Dec. 13, gaming geeks for miles around assembled for the third installment of Laughing Moon Con 3 at Desert Eagle High in Goodyear, AZ. Geekssociated Press was there and caught up with local comic book artist Jean Arrow.
The first season of ‘Voyage Trekkers’ is in the books, and the locally produced web series that skewers ‘Star Trek’ tropes is hoping to raise money for a second mission with a screening this weekend at Phoenix’s FilmBar. For $7, you can catch the whole first season at either 8 or 9 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7 — while mingling with the cast and crew.
If you’re still looking for the perfect desk calendar to see you through the year, try this: a printable papercraft dodecahedron calendar that’s the same shape as the 12-sided dice often found at the table …