Stranger in a strange land: My time at Colorado’s Animeland Wasabi

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Fifteen degrees and a dusting of snow heralds in the first full day of Animeland Wasabi. After seeing the cosplay at registration yesterday, I wonder how some of the attendees will manage this weather. I’m clothed top to tails and I’m shaking like a dog passing carpet tacks. Nervously I … Continue reading

Ottawa Geek Market supports mental health initiatives

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This past weekend saw the return of the Ottawa Geek Market, a local event that harnesses geek power in support of a different charity at each event. Visitors braved the snowfall to attend the two-day shopping experience featured more than 40 exhibitors selling items including comic books, art, clothing, jewelry, … Continue reading

Run like an Avenger in their half marathon!

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Avengers Assemble! Want to participate in a superhero half marathon? Well, now you can! Disney’s Avengers will have it’s first ever Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend at Anaheim’s Disneyland® Resort on November 15-16. This event weekend will be filled with mighty runs, surprises, a cool goody bag, a night … Continue reading

Gallifrey One 2014: The Recap

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Gallifrey One is the only official Doctor Who fan-run convention in the West of the United States (Long Island Doctor Who Con is on the East Coast). It is organized and run entirely by fans for the fans. Working with the Doctor Who (Sarah Jane Adventures/Torchwood) actors, crew, authors, and … Continue reading

Phat Collectibles’ Walking Dead screening party in Orange County

Phat Collectibles is a staple of the nerd community in Southern California and offers some of the best community events around! The store recently organized a Walking Dead screening party at Dave & Buster’s in Orange, California. If you didn’t know, Phat Collectibles is the premier collectible, comics, toys, video, games, … Continue reading

Buy your SD Comic-Con tickets THIS Saturday!

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*This is only for people who have attended Comic Con in 2013. Open Registration has not been released.* Comic-Con International 2014 badge pre-registration will begin after 9AM PST THIS Saturday, February 8th. The registration page will open at 7AM for the registration code entry. If you are eligible for the … Continue reading

Animeland Wasabi heads to Colorado starting February 28th

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This upcoming February, I have the opportunity to attend my very first anime convention. Animeland Wasabi will be taking over the Crown Plaza Hotel in Denver, Colorado February 28th through March 2nd. Founded by Andrea Cortright and Miller Timmons, Animeland, Wasabi is dedicated to providing a “New Way to Anime” … Continue reading

CES 2014: Soul Headphones presents Tim Tebow and Brendan ‘The Hybrid’ Schaub

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Soul’s CEO, Lan Kennedy-Davis, started the press conference by introducing Soul Electronics’ friends and partners: Tim Tebow, Brendan “The Hybrid” Schaub and Gary So. Tim Tebow is widely known as an NFL Quarterback and a Heisman Trophy winner. Brendan Schaub is a UFC fighter. To liven the mood, Lan introduced Gary as … Continue reading

CES 2014: Monster brings out the Shaq-Fu with their new line-ups

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Monster is strong as ever with their new star-studded line-up of products at this year’s CES. We’ve had surprise guest appearances in the past which included Nick Cannon, Xzibit, Drew Brees, Earth Wind & Fire, K-POP Wonder Girls and it only goes on. The start of this year’s new line … Continue reading

CES 2014: Anker showcases Power IQ technology for their external batteries

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CEO of Anker Japan, Yoshitsune Ido, gave us a personal demo of their Power IQ technology during the Pepcom Digital Experience. Anker is widely known for selling their portable batteries at notable websites such as Amazon.com. The draw of their new products this year reflect a technology called Power IQ … Continue reading

CES 2014: Steelseries – Stratus and Sensei Wireless

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Yet again, we’re here at CES, in the bright and beautiful Las Vegas, Nevada. Our adventure this year begins with our favorite PC peripherals provider, Steelseries. If you remember last year, we were shown the APEX, as well as the Flux In Ear headphones. Well, yet again, we are impressed … Continue reading