Tag: Convention


by Daniel Pickett
August 11, 2014
Funko is excited to announce that we will be showcasing at Gen Con Indy 2014! Come see us at: Booth 153 (Across from the Family Fun Pavilion) August 14th through the 17th   Visit our booth to purchase the Gen Con Exclusive Magic: The Gathering Flocked Ajani Goldmane Pop! We are also pleased to give Gen…


by Daniel Pickett
July 28, 2014
SALT LAKE CITY, July 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — On Friday, July 25, 2014 Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) organizers received a cease and desist order from San Diego Comic-Con International asserting that Salt Lake Comic Con cannot use the term “Comic Con” for any event, logo, trademark or website moving forward, further claiming ownership of…


by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2014
AFXsdcc2014-flashpoint-batman-flash-busts1 The gang at Action Figure Xpress have announced one more SDCC Exclusive:  Flashpoint Batman and Reverse Flash Busts Two-Pack.   The 2-pack of busts is now available for ATTENDEES to preorder and pick up – SDCC 2014 Flashpoint Batman and Reverse Flash Busts – SHOW PICK UP ONLY. In the far future, Professor Eobard Thawne traced…


by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2014
Annual Southern California Comics Convention Celebrates Record Growth February 28 – March 1, 2015 at the Long Beach Convention Center LONG BEACH, CA (June 9, 2014) – Building on year over year growth and a hugely successful fifth anniversary show, the Long Beach Comic Expo team is proud that the 2015 show will move February…


by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2014
IMG_0341 (Large) I’m week late getting these posted because I was focusing on all of the 9th Anniversary stories, but last weekend in Anaheim, WONDERCON 2014 was held next to the “Happiest Place On Earth” for the 3rd year in a row.    The Anaheim incarnation of WonderCon has grown year over year, and I have heard…


by Daniel Pickett
April 18, 2014
20140418-003332.jpg The Diamond Select Toys team always has a great time in Chicago, so they are happy to announce that they will be setting up a booth at this year’s Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, April 25-27! Come by booth #713 to check out the newest products and fill some holes in your collection, and then…


by Daniel Pickett
April 2, 2014
CathyArnieFenner_Spectrum This is the first in what I hope will be a series of podcast interviews with the people behind and the participants in the upcoming Spectrum Fantastic Live 3 convention.   Spectrum Fantastic Live 3 is a new kind of convention unlike what fans of art and pop culture are used to.  It’s a unique show,…


by Daniel Pickett
March 19, 2014
AsburyParkCon13 Weekend Comic Convention Celebrates Comics & Its Creators   ASBURY PARK, N.J. (March 19,  2014) –  The Asbury Park Comicon returns April 12-13, 2014, for its 4th convention celebrating comic books, art and culture! Thousands of fans are expected to descend on New Jersey’s pre-eminent comic-book convention — this year at the historic Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel —…


by Daniel Pickett
January 28, 2014
NexusGame2014 Nexus Game Fair Returns Summer Gaming Conventions to Milwaukee   MILWAUKEE, WI – After a 12 year hiatus, summer convention gaming returns to the city of Milwaukee with the inaugural show of Nexus Game Fair which is set for June 19-22, 2014. With hundreds of individual events planned, an extensive line-up of industry special guests…


by Daniel Pickett
January 17, 2014
ScreenHunter_270 Jan. 17 16.26 COBRA’s latest sinister plot involves the mysterious chemical known as COMPOUND Z! This hazardous material is being manufactured through ARBCO INDUSTIRES from a special unit of COBRA LAB-RATS “working behind the schemes” for COBRA COMMANDER and his ultimate goal! Check out the first exclusive 3 3/4-inch figure preview from the 2014 convention box set..  …


by Daniel Pickett
November 30, 2013
“The Biggest Little City in the World” has a big new attraction, as Wizard World this week announced the addition of Reno, Nevada, as the 16th show on the 2014 Comic Con calendar. Already the world’s largest pop culture convention series, Wizard World will host Reno Comic Con, Nov. 21-23 at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center….


by Daniel Pickett
November 8, 2013
Don’t miss “The Coolest Show on Earth!” November 15-17, 2013 at the Doubletree Orlando Seaworld   The Florida Xtravaganza Toy, Comic, Art and Fan Convention (FX) is back! A staple event in Orlando for over 20 years, the show took a 3 year Hiatus and now due to overwhelming fan demand returns to Orlando November…