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Con Recap: Wizard World Ohio Part 1

Like any con that I attend, this one started out with travel. I am thrilled to report that my 5 hour drive to the Columbus area was uneventful. Pretty exciting start, huh? Don’t worry. I promise it gets better.

My first stop was to check into my hotel room. Now, since we’re still pretty small, we went with a pretty small priced hotel. Someday though, we’ll be among the awesome who stay at convention hotels. Luckily, I don’t mind a bit of adventure when it comes to staying in a hotel. Besides, quite often I walk away with a story to tell. This con choice? The Microtel on Stringtown Road in Grove City. Yep, Stringtown Road. I think I giggled every single time the gps told me to get off there. It’s just such a fun name...

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‘Star Trek: The Next Generation’ 25-Year Reunion Set for Wizard World New Orleans

Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, Gates McFadden Added To Celebration At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, October 3, 2012
– It has been 25 years since “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” hit the air.  Now, seven main members of that historic show will reunite as Patrick Stewart (Captain Jean-Luc Picard), Jonathan Frakes (Commander William T. Riker), LeVar Burton (Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge), Michael Dorn (Lieutenant Worf), Marina Sirtis (Counselor Deanna Troi), Brent Spiner (Lt. Commander Data) and Gates McFadden (Dr. Beverly Crusher) will attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Nov. 30 – Dec. 2 at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

The series, which ran for seven seasons from 1987 thro...

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Buns of Fun with Zenescope at New York Comic Con 2012

As New York Comic Con 2012, the biggest East coast Comic and Pop Culture entertainment convention, draws closer, here’s a quick look at Zenescope Entertainment’s sexy 2012 con exclusives.  Warning, these are hot!

First up from regular Zenescope cover artist Jamie Tyndall and colorist extraordinaire Ula Mos, is the debut issue of Robyn Hood #1. Featuring Jamie’s trademark ultra detailed illustration, this issue is sure to be a bulls eye for collectors.  Jamie will be signing at the Zenescope booth #1657 on Friday from 2:30-3:30 pm or you can find him at his table, located at H11, all four days

Next is Wonderland #3 by new cover artist J. Wichmann with the very talented Ula Mos on colors.  You may remember we introduced you to J. and his creator owned series a few weeks ago and ...

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Valiant Heads to NYCC!

Get ready because the entire Valiant Universe is heading to New York Comic-Con (NYCC), the East Coast’s biggest and most exciting pop culture event! Join Valiant’s creators and staff from Thursday, October 11th through Sunday, October 14th for a weekend packed with exclusive merch, signings, and news direct from the heart of the Big Apple.

Kick off the show with a bang and join Valiant on Friday, October 12th at 2:45 pm at “The Future of Valiant” panel to hear all of the exclusive news and announcements behind the next great happenings in the Valiant Universe! Featuring Joshua Dysart (Harbinger), Justin Jordan (Shadowman), Duane Swierczynski (Bloodshot), Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong), Executive Editor Warren Simons and Chief Creative Officer Dinesh Shamdasani, this is the one-and-on...

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Wil Wheaton to Attend Wizard World Austin

‘Star Trek: The Next Generation,’ ‘Stand By Me’ Star Wil Wheaton Added To Wizard World Austin Comic Con LineupEighth Cast Member To Join 25-Year ‘TNG’ Reunion At Austin Convention Center, October 26-28

NEW YORK and AUSTIN, September 26, 2012 – Wil Wheaton, who starred as a teenager in the classic coming-of-age film Stand By Me in 1986 and a year later earned an important role in “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” will appear at next month’s Wizard World Austin Comic Con.  Wheaton joins seven other “TNG” cast members in a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the start of the landmark series, Oct. 26-28 at the Austin Convention Center.

Wheaton portrayed Wesley Crusher, son of Dr. Beverly Crusher (played by Gates McFadden) in the show...

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