Star Trek Convention beams back to Las Vegas this August!


It’s that time again. That’s right! TREK Time! The Annual Official Star Trek Convention is happening in Las Vegas, Nevada, on August 9-12, 2012, at the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino. This event gives fans – like myself – to get up close and personal with our Trek heroes … Continue reading

SDCC: Epic Mickey 2 opening movie ‘A Story Begins’


Disney Interactive has released a new opening movie for Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two titled “A Story Begins.” We get a little explanation of the events from the first game, and Oswald encounters the Mad Doctor…via a catchy song. The Mad Doctor sees the error of his ways, … Continue reading

Prepare for the cuteness that is Street Fighter X Hello Kitty merchandise

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Capcom and Sanrio have teamed up to bring us Street Fighter X Sanrio Helly Kitty merchandise. Fighting game meets cuteness, OMG! This means we get cute t-shirts from this cool collaboration. Street Fighter x Sanrio tees will be available at today. Oh, and if you’re at Comic-Con, get your … Continue reading

Comic-Con attendee gets hit by car while waiting in line

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San Diego has been getting some negative press recently, like the failed fireworks show. Now we have a Comic-Con attendee dead because of a car accident. A 53-year-old woman was killed this Tuesday morning while waiting in line for the Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 2 Comic-Con panel. Even though I’m … Continue reading

CosCast 31: Life after Anime Expo and Labyrinth of Jareth 2012

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Welcome to episode 31 of The CosCast, the Cosplayers’ Podcast. Matt, Tara and I talk about both Anime Expo and Labyrinth of Jareth events and our favorite moments from each. We talk about prop weapons and peacebonding, as well as last-minute stuff for San Diego Comic-Con. Download the enhanced podcast … Continue reading

Can’t get into Comic-Con? Party with Nerd Reactor and Gam3rCon instead

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Gam3rCon is a gaming convention that’s being held during the same weekend as Comic-Con. If you were the unlucky many who didn’t get San Diego Comic-Con tickets, you can check out Gam3rCon instead. It is San Diego’s biggest gaming convention. Check out a promotional Gam3rCon video below. Also, Nerd Reactor … Continue reading

Cast of ‘Firefly’ to Reunite at Comic-Con 2012


Fellow browncoats rejoice because you’re going to have a little something special to celebrate at Comic-Con this year. It looks like the entire cast and crew of the sci-fi hit ‘Firefly’ will be reuniting for a special ten year anniversary panel on Friday, July 13 at 12:30pm in Ballroom 20. You’ll … Continue reading

E3 2012: Where was Grand Theft Auto V?


E3 has come and gone, and many are still talking about it. The one question that continues to come up is where was Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto V? Rumors surfaced earlier last month, that the developer had no plans to attend this year’s convention. The “Big Three” press conferences … Continue reading

You can become a Walker thanks to The Walking Dead Escape: San Diego event and the show’s Special Make-up Effects team

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The Walking Dead’s co-executive producer Greg Nicotero and his KNB EFX team are partnering up with The Walking Dead Escape: San Diego, a zombie apocalypse obstacle course taking place at Petco Park during San Diego Comic-Con from July 12th to the 14th. The event celebrates Robert Kirkman’s 100th Walking Dead issue … Continue reading