NYCC 2014 – Day One – Welcome to New York Comic Con

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October in New York, my favorite time of year in my favorite place in the world.   The air is crisp, the leaves in Central Park are just starting to change.   The Yankees are in the Post-…   what?  They didn’t make the playoffs? Well that’s ok, because there is still New York Comic Con going on this year! Ah, The Jacob Javits Center,   you will never find a greater hive of scum and villainy…   and geeks. … Continue reading

SDCC14 – Marvel To Launch Three STAR WARS Series in 2015

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The first ever Star Wars comic was publish by Marvel back in the spring of 1977, and hit newstands almost 2 months before the movie arrived in theaters.  The series ran there until 1986, after 107 issues and 3 annuals.  For the past 20 years, the comic adventures set a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away were published by Dark Horse. Now Marvel gets to strike back. It was announced early this … Continue reading

STAR WARS VII CAST ANNOUNCED

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It really isn’t a huge surprise, but now it is official.  Luke, Han, and Leia will return. The Star Wars website announced the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. Joining original trilogy stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, and Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker are John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow, From Director, JJ Abrams, “We are so excited to finally … Continue reading

NYCC 2012 Day 3 – All this, plus Cosplay of the Day

Saturday at Comic Con There is very little in life that can prepare you for a Saturday at Comic Con. Maybe a rush hour 4 train, when there is home game at Yankee Stadium, or Times Square at midnight on December 31st? Let’s just say it takes a bit of stamina to get through the day. What’s the highlight of the day, well attending the IDW Publishing panel, talking Doctor Who with Andy Diggle, the … Continue reading