Ottawa Comiccon 2014: Interview with Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson

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With Ottawa Comiccon set to kickoff this weekend, Canada’s capital is already buzzing with nerdy activities! Daleks and Stormtroopers took over Ottawa’s downtown core this Thursday, gearing up for the third edition of one of Ottawa’s geekiest events. Now, look in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… … Continue reading

WonderCon 2014: Son of Batman – The voices behind the movie

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2014 is the 75th anniversary of the Batman franchise from DC Comics, and WonderCon was packed full of Batman-related events which consisted of panels, artists and even a special short. WonderCon was also hosting the world premiere of the newest DC animated movie, Son of Batman. Voice director Andrea Romano has been … Continue reading

You can create the official Nerd HQ dance!

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Nerd Machine is on its last day of accepting donations to help support Nerd HQ 2014 and have announced some grand news on this final day. The Nerd Machine have created a So You Think You Can Dance type contest where the fans can submit a dance to become the official Nerd HQ dance. … Continue reading

Anime Expo hosts world premiere of K: Missing Kings

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An action-packed, mystery seinen series, the anime K (also known as K Project) was first released in 2012. The story focuses on Yashiro Isana, a friendly and “ordinary” high schooler in a technologically advanced city. The plot starts when a prominent member of an infamous organization (HOMRA) is murdered by … Continue reading

Want to be a voice actor in an anime? Try out for Magi 2 at Anime Expo 2014

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Have you ever watched an anime and thought, “I would love to be a voice actor in one of my favorite shows?” Maybe you think you can do a better job doing English dub? Well here is your chance. During the Aniplex panel during Sakura-Con, it was announced that Aniplex USA … Continue reading

Kotobukiya Spring Preview panel at WonderCon 2014

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At Wonder Con 2014, Kotobukiya held a special panel showcasing their upcoming figure line for 2014. Room 210A was packed with fans excited to hear more about upcoming releases being moderated by Dan Lujan.  Dan started by announcing that there would be two Kotobukiya exclusives this year for San Diego Comic-Con and one … Continue reading

Bandai Namco Games at WonderCon 2014

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Wonder Con has always had a few gaming companies showcasing their upcoming line up, but this year there were only two big gaming companies on the floor, Nintendo and Bandai Namco Games. Bandai Namco Games had a way more impressive booth between the two companies, letting attendees have a first … Continue reading

Interview with John Barrowman for The Hollywood Show

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John Barrowman. You may recognize him from Doctor Who, Torchwood, Frisky Business/Animals at Work, Anything Goes, and most recently, CW’s Arrow. He is a household name and face in the Geek world. He’s become a fixture at shows, conventions, fan events and anything that is geek. This weekend, he is going … Continue reading

Karl Urban really wants you to sign the Dredd 2 petition

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Yep, the Dredd sequel petition is still a thing. We last reported on it when Dredd’s publisher was officially endorsing it. Now it’s 8 months later, and Karl Urban has brought the subject back into the light again during Emerald City Comic Con. He did a video requesting fans to support the … Continue reading

Crackin’ at Kraken Con

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At first sight Kraken Con looks rather small, and compared to other nerd conventions, it is. When you delve deeper, you’ll find an inviting, friendly and fun atmosphere for cosplayers, exhibitors, and anime enthusiasts alike. Entering the convention I could tell right from the gate that the level of cosplay … Continue reading

The 2014 Labyrinth of Jareth XVII Masquerade Ball is near!

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The annual Labyrinth Masquerade Ball is heading this way again at the historical Park Plaza in Los Angeles. This year, it will be during fourth of July weekend – Friday, July 4th and Saturday, July 5th. Sypher Art Studio would like to welcome you to their spectacular ball! The Labyrinth of … Continue reading

Don’t listen to Nerd HQ haters, go donate!

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What happens when Zachary Levi tries to do something for the nerd community through the use of crowd-funding to create a free and awesome offsite NerdHQ (Nerd Headquarters) that has all proceeds from the event go to the charity Operation Smile? Well, people hate. It’s not often that you find … Continue reading

Awkward Conversations #75: Comikaze Loves You

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Download l Previous Episodes l iTunes l RSS In this all-star clip episode, hosts Nathan “Angry Baby” Lichtman and Anastasia “Darth Boobs” Washington interview peeps at the 2013’s Comikaze Expo! It includes Cracked.com, Loot Crate, Graphic Lab Tees, Crab Cat Industries The Nerd Machine and more! Follow Awkward Conversations on Facebook and Twitter.

Comic Con 2014 Open registration THIS Saturday!

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Attention everyone! Comic Con badges go on sale for the general public THIS Saturday! Comic-Con 2014 Open Online Registration will begin shortly after 9:00 AM Pacific Time (PT) on Saturday, March 15, 2014. The EPIC Registration landing page will open at 7:00 AM (PT) for you to enter your personal registration code and authorize your device … Continue reading