Tag: Philadelphia


by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2016
Candidates to Compete for Full-Time Dream Job in Two-Day Brick Factor Competition Dec. 10-11 at Plymouth Meeting Mall   PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Philadelphia today announces it is seeking Philadelphia’s biggest LEGO® fan to fill a full-time position as Master Model Builder at the Discovery Center opening in spring 2017. Interested applicants are encouraged to…


by Daniel Pickett
October 26, 2016
–Annual passes to the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground are on sale at a discounted rate– PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LEGOLAND® Discovery Center, the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground, started construction at its 33,000-square-foot Philadelphia location inside Plymouth Meeting Mall. At a groundbreaking ceremony held today, first-grade students from nearby Plymouth Elementary School were on hand to dig their shovels…


by Daniel Pickett
May 3, 2016
Gerhard, Dean Haspiel, Salvador Larroca, Glenn Fabry Among Top Comics Creators To Attend Wizard World Philadelphia, June 2-5 Brad Guigar, Julian Totino Tedesco, Dan Schoening, Michael Klastorin, Clinton Hobart, Michael Golden Also Headline Artist Alley At Pennsylvania Convention Center PHILADELPHIA, May 2, 2016 – Eisner Award winners Gerhard (“Cerebus”), Dean Haspiel (“The Incredible Hulk,” “Spider-Man…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
The story was making the rounds on social media today of a father in Philadelphia being upset and “unable to explain” a Star Wars Black Princess Leia in Slave action figure to his two daughters.   The dad in the story can never quite seem to be able to articulate what has fueled his 10-minutes-of-fame faux-outrage,…


by Daniel Pickett
September 24, 2013
Wizard World Comic Con Plans Massive Expansion In 2014, Adding Seven New Cities To Largest Tour This week, Wizard World, the world’s largest pop culture convention series, will hold 15 events in 2014, expanding to include Sacramento, Calif. (March 7-9); Louisville, Ky. (March 28-30); Minneapolis (May 2-4); Atlanta (May 30-June 1); San Antonio (Aug. 1-3);…


by Daniel Pickett
May 28, 2012
ATTLEBORO, MA. — Kasual Friday, LLC announced today it has entered into agreement with MGM to manufacture and market a variety of products based on classic MGM properties including the Rocky series, RoboCop and Army of Darkness beginning in 2012. The product line will launch May 31st at Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con and celebrate…