New York Comic Con Returns! Day One at the Con

It’s that time of year, my favorite time in New York City. The weather gets a bit cooler, post-season baseball is getting into full swing, and hockey and college football both have returned.  Oh and it’s time for my yearly nerd pilgrimage to the far west side of Manhattan, to New York Comic Con.  As a bonus, the city has finally completed the 7 train extension, and now you can take the subway all the way to 34th and 11th, just a stone’s throw from the Jacob Javits Center (and the new station is is quite the site) Thursdays used … Continue reading

Star Wars Rebels Premiere, Series Scheduled

It seems we’ve been waiting for a long, long time to return to a galaxy far away,  but now after months, Disney has confirmed when Star Wars Rebels will air. The one hour premiere will air on Friday October 3 at 9pm (e/p) on Disney Channel.  The double episode, subtitled “Spark of Rebellion”, will be followed in its regular time slot on Disney XD, Mondays at 9pm (e/p) beginning on October 18. Set between the original trilogy and the prequels, Star Wars Rebels follow the crew of The Ghost, a band of smugglers who get involved with the early days … Continue reading