Articles Posted in the " Conventions & Events " Category


  • San Diego Comic-Con Badge Sales: A Beginner’s Guide

    Now that certain details of San Diego Comic-Con badge sales and registration are starting to get announced, people who have never been to the convention before are suddenly very interested in attending. Here are some tips for attending SDCC 2018! Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks […]


  • NYCC 2017: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Brings Kang the Conqueror

    The team behind LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 had one goal in mind when they sat down to design the game: it had to be better than the first one. With different in-game universes, a whole host of new characters, and an old-school Marvel baddie as the primary villain, it seems that they succeeded. Read our […]


  • NYCC 2017: The Carmilla Movie Stakes Its Claim

    Based on the Gothic novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, Carmilla is the little web series that could. Thanks to a passionate and dedicated fanbase, Carmilla had three successful seasons on YouTube and recently wrapped production on a feature-length film. The Carmilla Movie will be available to stream October 27th (unless you pre-order the film, then you get […]


  • DragonCon 2017: Of Con Crud and Cosplays

    I love DragonCon. It’s my favorite convention. However, my experience at DragonCon this year wasn’t great. It was my third one and I suppose third time’s the charm–for a nightmare. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • Dragon Con 2017 Panel Report: Game of Toxic Masculinity, Part 2

    Part one of my “Game of Toxic Masculinity” panel report from Dragon Con 2017 wrapped up with a discussion of show runners Benioff and Weiss and how their own toxic masculinity effects the series. In that discussion I touched on Loras and how they portrayed his sexuality, and so I’ll begin part two by exploring […]


  • Dragon Con 2017 Panel Report: Game of Toxic Masculinity, Part 1

    I’ve been lucky enough to take part in many Game of Thrones panels at Dragon Con throughout the years – every year since 2012, in fact – but this year, the new High Fantasy track really went above and beyond with their Song of Ice and Fire/Game of Thrones offerings, including an awesome panel called […]


  • Ngozi Ukazu on Tumblr, Kickstarter, and Sports

    If you’ve been around a while, you guys know I’m a fan of Check, Please!, the webcomic about a gay southern baker who navigates life and love on his college hockey team. Last month at Flame Con, I was fortunate enough to sit down with creator Ngozi Ukazu to talk about how she started, what drew […]


  • Diamond Select Toys SDCC 2017 Exclusive Ironheart Statue

    Diamond Select Toys had so many great exclusives at SDCC 2017 that it was hard to choose which one to take home with me…but in the end I decided on their awesome rendition of Ironheart. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • When Guardians Meet Gilmores: Sean Gunn at Dragon Con 2017

    Dragon Con is one of my favorite times of the year, and this year one of the highlights was attending a press conference with Sean Gunn of Guardians of the Galaxy and Gilmore Girls fame. What I love about Sean Gunn is that he is part of two amazing series/franchises like GotG and Gilmore Girls, […]