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Indies, tourneys, and gaming galore at Phoenix Comicon this weekend

May 27, 2015 – 10:40 am

Among Phoenix Comicon’s exhibitors, artists, special guests, and panels will be an incredibly large gaming presence.

Phoenix Comicon 2015 Countdown: Saturday showcases the T-1000 simulator

May 27, 2015 – 5:27 am

Immerse yourself in the world of Terminator Genisys.

Trek’s tribble troublemaker David Gerrold headlines LepreCon

May 26, 2015 – 5:26 am

David Gerrold, who wrote “The Trouble With Tribbles” for the original Star Trek, will be guest of honor at LepreCon, June 25-28 in Phoenix.

DevCon 2015: Saturday Photos

March 21, 2015 – 7:06 pm
DevCon 2015 at ASU West

Saturday afternoon we took a trip over the hills and far away to that mystical place called northwest Glendale to check out ASU West’s DevCon fan convention.

Photos: Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest 2014

December 15, 2014 – 7:45 am
Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest 2014

Tons of geeky fun and holiday shopping was had at this past weekend’s Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest in Glendale. Enjoy our eclectic collection of Fan Fest photos.

BlizzCon 2014: Badge and goodie bag pickup

November 7, 2014 – 12:30 am

What’s in the bag?!?

We’re invading BlizzCon!

November 4, 2014 – 7:17 am
Heroes of the Storm (Blizzard)

Are you a fan of Blizzard games? World of Warcraft, StarCraft, Diablo, Hearthstone, or the new forthcoming Heroes of the Storm? If so, you are in luck!

Get your fright-freak on at Phoenix FearCon

October 28, 2014 – 12:00 am
Mark Torgl (The Toxic Avenger) is a guest at Phoenix FearCon

Halloweens come and Halloweens go, but there are enthusiasts who love the fright-life year round, and for those there is a convention called Phoenix FearCon.

PHOTOS: Comic and Media Expo – 2014

October 20, 2014 – 7:55 am
Comic and Media Expo – 2014

The Comic & Media Expo celebrated its inaugural outing with a weekend of cosplay, comics, pop culture art and anime antics. Enjoy our gallery of amazing images.

2 Doctors Who coming to Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest in Glendale

October 15, 2014 – 11:14 am

Fans of the Sixth and Eighth Doctors have reason to rejoice!

Phoenix Comicon expands Valley pop-culture universe with December ‘Fan Fest’

September 28, 2014 – 10:17 am
Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest

The brains behind the Valley’s biggest nerd convention are throwing their efforts into a second annual event, starting this Dec. 12-14, 2014.

Saboten Con jam-packed with gaming fun this weekend in Glendale

August 25, 2014 – 12:30 pm
The AZHP gaming room generally has a steady flow of tournament and casual gamers, as pictured above during the 2012 Saboten Con.

Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale

A quick CopperCon update: More guests for Aug. 22-24 ‘FANtasm’

August 6, 2014 – 4:00 pm
Sharon Skinner

CopperCon FANtasm is just around the corner, and just like our universe and national waistlines the guest list has continued to expand.

Authors added to CopperCon FANtasm guest list

June 5, 2014 – 8:00 pm
Jeffrey J. Mariotte

CopperCon FANtasm has added several guests since our last report.