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FallCon’s 30th anniversary is also Geek-o-Rama’s 5th anniversary and G-o-R’s founder’s birthday, so it was a special weekend all around.
This year, FallCon was at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) in Calgary, Alberta for the first time after outgrowing it’s former venue. Even so, the huge room was filled to capacity throughout the entire event.
Imagine a shelf full of your favourite board or tabletop games and a pile you’ve always wanted to try out…now imagine dozens upon dozens of shelves filled with hundreds of games. That’s FallCon. A huge room full of every game you’ve ever wanted to play and plenty of people of all ages to play with.
The gaming area was filled to capacity the entire time I was there on all three days, and every event was packed...Read More
Gen Con 50 has come and gone and we were lucky enough to be a part of the excitement! In fact, we actually had three folks there: Dave, Katrina, and Roger. Dave spent the weekend working for Cheapass Games and seemed to have a great time. As for Roger and myself (after all, one of us has to write this..hehe), we had an exhausting but spectacular time. Let me give you the rundown…
Our Gen Con started months ago when we booked our hotel and applied for our badges. The hotel is important because the day before we were to head to Indianapolis, all sorts of excitement started because of it. I’m going to leave that for another post though and tell you about our actual experiences at the convention center. After all, that’s where all the fun happens!
Thursday started bright and early with us ar...Read More
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. – BOOM! Studios and GLAAD are proud to announce “The Future is LGBTQ” panel at New York Comic Con (NYCC) on Saturday, October 7th, 2:45pm in Room 1A02 of the Javits Center. Moderated by Vulture Editor Abraham Riesman, the panel includes Gabby Rivera (Marvel’s America), Brooklyn Allen (Lumberjanes), Mariko Tamaki (First Second Books’ This One Summer, Abrams’ Lumberjanes: Unicorn Power!), Steve Orlando (DC’s Justice League of America, Namesake), James Tynion IV (The Woods, The Backstagers), Megan Townsend (Director of Entertainment Research & Analysis, GLAAD), and Shadi Petosky (Amazon’s Danger & Eggs) as they gather to discuss LGBTQ representation in pop culture and the path toward a brighter and more inclusive future.
“GLAAD is thrilled to be working ...Read More
From Friday, September 22nd through Sunday, September 24th, Valiant Entertainment will be charging headfirst into Baltimore Comic-Con 2017 with a plethora of convention-only exclusives, signings, panels, programming, and other can’t-miss surprises you’re going to want to see for yourself!