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

Heroes Initiative – Helping comic creators

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Writers and artists have been creating comics for a very long time, creating the heroes that look out for the little guy, fighting for whats right, and helping the weak. Well some of those creators need a little help now, but unfortunately Superman and the X-Men are a little busy. That’s … Continue reading

PAX East 2014 to feature panel with composers from BioShock, Mass Effect, Borderlands and God of War

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If you’re a fan of video game music and are around the Boston area on Saturday, April 12th, you owe it to yourself to check out the “Maestros of Video Games” panel at PAX East 2014. The event will start at 12:30pm inside the PAX Condor Theatre at the Boston … Continue reading

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