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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.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Amazing Spider-Man #153

December 14, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Amazing Spider-Man #153 – February, 1976

All of this Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest stadium action reminded me of Spider-Man #153, which featured Spidey at the Empire State University stadium on its cover.

Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest to make heads spin with Linda Blair

November 25, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Linda Blair

The latest announcements of Fan Fest 2014 celebrity guests are sure to make heads spin as the line-up includes the original “head-spinner” herself, Linda Blair.

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.

Interview: Writer Brian Christgau talks Six-Gun Gorilla and other wild west monkey business

July 9, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Six-Gun Gorilla: Long Days of Vengeance

Spectacular simians have been a huge part of our pop culture heritage, and at Phoenix Comicon 2014 I came across one of the most awesome ape adventures of all.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Stan Lee audio rewind

June 21, 2014 – 2:00 pm |
Phoenix Comicon 2014 - Sunday, June 8

One of the highlights of the 2014 Phoenix Comicon was the Sunday panel with the Marvel Comics icon, Stan Lee.

Post-Con reflections: A Phoenix Comicon 2014 review

June 17, 2014 – 2:08 pm |

Phoenix Comicon has become one of the largest conventions in the U.S.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Best of video game cosplay

June 9, 2014 – 4:28 pm |

Although this years’ Phoenix Comicon was a little light on gaming related guests in comparison to the last one, that didn’t stop cosplayers from turning out in droves to represent their favorite characters from video games.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Sunday with Stan Lee

June 9, 2014 – 4:07 pm |
Phoenix Comicon 2014 - Sunday, June 8

There was an enormous crowd of pop culture fans out for the Phoenix Comicon on Sunday. Maybe it was because comic book icon Stan Lee was in the house…

Classic Comic Cover Corner (PHXCC 2014 Edition) – Godzilla #1

June 8, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Godzilla #1 – August, 1977

Phoenix Comicon 2014 is wrapping up this Sunday and one of the highlights of this year’s convention was seeing the legendary Herb Trimpe, the seminal Hulk artist.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Saturday – Legendary Creators and costumes

June 8, 2014 – 2:10 am |
Phoenix Comicon 2014 - Saturday, June, 7

Our Saturday schedule was dedicated to attending the classic comic creator panels that featured some of the biggest names in sequential art history.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Friday – Fear, fun, Frodo and photos

June 7, 2014 – 3:00 am |
Phoenix Comicon 2014 - Friday, 6/6/2014

Friday at Phoenix Comicon 2014 began with a stroll through the Third Street fantasy car exhibit, with everything from a Ninja Turtles van to a coffin on wheels.

Phoenix Comicon 2014: Thor’s Day (Thursday)

June 6, 2014 – 8:00 am |
Phoenix Comicon 2014 - Thursday, June 5, 2014

Phoenix Comicon 2014 began the same way that the 2013 Con ended – to the sound of an evacuation alarm …

Phoenix Comicon 2014 Countdown: Eclectic events with local flair

June 4, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Katherine Stewart

The 2014 Phoenix Comicon is your chance to connect with the Arizona geek community, which happens to be one of the coolest and most creative in the country…