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Video Review: Knights of Badassdom – Doesn’t completely succubus

April 1, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Knights of Badassdom

This is a small film with a lot of heart, a mash-up of old school horror, heavy metal, comedy and Dungeons and Dragons role-playing…

Got payday plans? Kirby, Frazetta and Frank Miller original art hits the auction block

July 30, 2013 – 1:18 pm |
Heritage Auctioneers & Galleries, Inc.

Last October we told you how the legendary comic-book artist Jack Kirby indirectly helped to exfiltrate American diplomats from Iran during the 80′s hostage crisis (as depicted in 2012′s Academy Award winning film, Argo.) Well, now you can …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Sunday – Signings, sales and sayonara

July 22, 2013 – 11:15 am |
San Diego Comic-Con 2013

The San Diego Comic-Con wrapped-up last Sunday afternoon as attendees scrambled to get in that final discussion panel or seek out those last minute sales and autographs. Again, there were huge events in Hall H, …

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Marvel Tales #2

July 21, 2013 – 8:00 am |
Marvel Tales #2

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Marvel Tales #2 – January 1965
Cover art by Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko
As part …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Saturday – Comic concentration

July 21, 2013 – 1:30 am |
San Diego Comic-Con 2013

I spent Saturday at the San Diego Comic-Con sitting in panel discussions celebrating old school comic writers and artists, and although this wasn’t my original plan, it was nevertheless a fascinating look at the history …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Friday – The long and winding line

July 20, 2013 – 1:30 am |
2013 San Diego Comic-Con

2013 San Diego Comic-Con plans went awry today as hours (many of them early in the morning) were wasted in a futile attempt to gain access to a coveted seat in the convention center’s hallowed …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Thursday – Panels and Plan-X

July 18, 2013 – 10:04 pm |
2013 San Diego Comic-Con

The 2013 San Diego Comic-Con started building up steam on Thursday, the first full-day of activities for this year’s enormous pop culture event, and it foreshadowed the inevitable long lines to come this weekend. Attendees …

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Wednesday preview night pandemonium

July 18, 2013 – 2:08 am |
Azog - San Diego Comic-Con 2013

It’s that time of year again, when pop culture enthusiasts from around the world brave the insane streets, lunatic drivers and semi-controlled chaos of San Diego as it showcases everything new and nerdy under the …

Comic-Con is staying in San Diego through 2016

October 29, 2012 – 11:04 am |
Comic-Con is staying in San Diego through 2016

NEWS | #ComicCon announces it will remain in San Diego through 2016. Great news for America’s Finest City!
— Todd Gloria (@ToddGloria) October 29, 2012
U-T San Diego: Comic-Con to stay in San Diego through 2016

When cons collide: Grab some SDCC swag at NerdvanaCon

August 5, 2012 – 9:22 pm |
When cons collide: Grab some SDCC swag at NerdvanaCon

So you say you couldn’t snag a ticket to the country’s largest geek-fest, the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con, but you were captivated by Nerdvana’s extensive coverage of the eclectic event. Well, Nerdvana is going to reward one lucky reader with a an official Warner Bros. Swag Bag stuffed full with 16 pounds of goodies gathered just for you during the galactic geek event.