Tag: Convention

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 10, 2016
The future is now! Custom made and autographed machine to be auctioned with all proceeds to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research                   LOS ANGELES, August 9, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc., (WIZD) the preeminent producer of Wizard World Comic Cons across North America, is partnering with The Michael J….

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 8, 2016
One-Day Comikaze Tickets are NOW on PRE-SALE! You will NEVER see prices for one-day tickets this LOW… So get yours TODAY before the price goes up!  This year’s COMIKAZE is a Major Must-Attend convention – and this is your chance to experience it ALL at a serious discount… Ticket prices will never be this low…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2016
April 23, 2016 – We at Action Figure Insider are proud to present the exclusive world premiere of the first-ever Gfantis Vinyl figure! The prototype shown here was designed by renowned artist Matt Frank, and the paint masters were done by our very own Captain Collector, Steve Ceragioli.  Gfantis is the longtime mascot of G…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 16, 2016
VIP Tickets on Sale Now for Steve Wozniak’s Pop Culture and Technology Expo San Jose, Calif. – July 13, 2016 – Silicon Valley Comic Con (SVCC), Steve Wozniak’s popular expo celebrating the Age of the Geek will return to downtown San Jose the weekend of April 21-23, 2017. Over the course of the three-day show,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 12, 2016
Leading Collectibles Distributor Exclusively Presents Bandai’s Gigantic Series Godzilla 1995 Which Depicts The World’s Most Famous Dinosaur Just Before Meltdown From The Godzilla vs. Destroyah Film   Anaheim, CA, July 12, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, announces its participation at…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 5, 2016
Mego Meet 2016 happened over the June 17th weekend in Skokie, Illinois.  Once again Mego Meet host, Aw Yeah Comics founder and friend of AFi Art Baltazar has put together a great video recap of the event.  It looks like a great time was had by all and the Mego revolution marches on! Aw Yeah…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 27, 2016
I’m a bit late on getting this posted to our front page, but if you visit our gallery section you will have already seen these. Back in April the annual horror convention, Monsterpalooza was held in Pasadena.  Our own Steve Ceragioli was in attendance and took shots for our gallery. Sideshow Collectibles was there as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 25, 2016
Leading Japanese Collectibles Distributor Returns To The Nation’s Biggest Anime Fan Convention With Upcoming New Dragon Ball Figures And A Wide Array Of New Gundam Model Kits Available Now!   Anaheim, CA, June 24, 2016 – Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, has announced a colorful collection…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 15, 2016
  Funko at Star Wars Celebration Funko is proud to announce its presence at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016! We’ve partnered with Underground Toys to provide four Pop! vinyl bobblehead exclusives for the show, with an emphasis on the original Star Wars trilogy! From Luke Skywalker’s Bespin encounter with Darth Vader to Luke and Han…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2016
The Power-Con made it’s triumphant return last weekend to Los Angeles after a 2 year hiatus.   I was supposed to attend, but had a family conflict at the last minute.  Fortunately, friend of AFi, “Dark Lantern” was able to attend and snap some photos for us for our Convention Gallery section. In our gallery you…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
Over 200 Hours of Diverse Panels, Talks, Screenings & Workshops Fill the Walter E. Washington Convention Center June 3-5 Washington DC (May 25, 2016) – Awesome Con, Washington DC’s Comic Con, is proud to announce its full lineup of programming, including talks from celebrity guests Peter Capaldi, Kevin Smith, John Barrowman, and the cast of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 25, 2016
On this day 39 years ago,  Star Wars: A New Hope opened in theaters… so to celebrate today is the first day you can order tickets to Star Wars Celbration 2017 in Florida. Click on the image below for tickets and more information,

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 18, 2016
Power-Con Masters of the Universe Exclusive!   Power-Con: The He-Man and She-Ra Toy & Comic Book Experience is on June 4th & 5th in Los Angeles. Super7 will be bringing an exclusive slime green M.O.T.U.S.C.L.E. Trash Can assortment to the event!   This new Trash Can features Skeletor’s face on the molded lid and a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 17, 2016
This morning New York Comic Con sent out a lengthy update as well as posting it to their social media about the new fan registration requirements for attending the convention in 2016. See the details below and learn more at the official website:   Dear NYCC Fans, Each year when we take over the Javits…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 13, 2016
Fans Can Purchase Online Or At Autograph Kiosk At Wizard World Comic Con Shows From Worldwide Leader in Authentication Beginning This Weekend in Des Moines, June 2-5 in Philadelphia LOS ANGELES, May 11, 2016 – Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and James Spence Authentication (JSA) today announced a partnership by which Wizard World Comic Con…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 8, 2016
FIRST-EVER ANCIENT ALIENS® FAN EVENT DESCENDS OCTOBER 28-30, 2016, IN SANTA CLARA, CA  NEW YORK – May 6, 2016 – In a move to offer longtime fans and curious newcomers a deeper dive into all things Ancient Aliens, HISTORY® and leading event developer, Cosmic-Con®, have inked a multi-year licensing deal to create the first-ever Alien…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 4, 2016
Today being Star Wars Day, ReedPOP announced the dates for Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Orlando, Florida, as well as the ticket on-sale date. You can learn more about the convention and start booking your hotels here at the convention website.

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2016
Over the weekend in Pasadena, the gang at Pop Culture Shock Collectibles debuted some brand new action figures at the Monsterpalooza horror convention.   We should have some more pictures of them shortly, but for new they included some pictures and information in their weekend newsletter:   We will show some pics from the Monsterpalooza convention…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 22, 2016
Will I be seeing you in June at Power-Con?   Here’s a little sizzle reel they cooked up to show you what fun they have in store for attendees:   Check out: http://www.thepower-con.com https://www.facebook.com/thepower-con https://twitter.com/thepowercon for tickets and more information!

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2016
6/3 – 6/5: AWESOME CON New Owners Bring Pop Culture Convention to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Washington, DC (April 13, 2016) – Awesome Con, the biggest annual comic and pop culture convention in Washington, DC, expects to attract its most dynamic crowd yet in 2016. This June, fans will experience an impressive line-up of…

 

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