Conventions 2018

As a team, the Geekiary staff attended over ten conventions and events in 2018.  Check out our event summaries and interviews below!

DragonCon
Atlanta, GA
Aug 30, 2018 – Sep 3, 2018

Jessica Harmon at Dragon 2018: Zombies and Warrior Lesbians
DragonCon 2018 Report: The Geekiary Goes to DragonCon (Again)

New York Comic Con
New York, NY
Oct 4, 2018 – Oct 7, 2018

NYCC 2018: Star Trek: Discovery Gives Us a New Look at Some Old Favorites
“What Is Dark?” The Cast and Crew of Titans Talk Season 1 at NYCC 2018
Siren at NYCC 2018: Get Ready to Go Underwater
Test Your Battle Strategy with MARVEL Battle Lines
Marvel Rising Is a Reflection of the Changing Audience
The Ladies of Charmed Cast a Spell on New York Comic Con
Toynk Toys NYCC 2018 Exclusives! Marvel, Star Wars, Harry Potter, And More!

Pak Cosplay Con 2018
Lahore, Pakistan

Attending Pak Cosplay Con 2018 For The First Time!

Long Beach Comic Con
Long Beach, CA

Impact of LGBTQ Comics Creators and Readers panel – LBCC 2018

San Diego Comic-Con
San Diego, CA
Jul 19, 2018 – Jul 22, 2018

Interviews, Panels, & Round Tables

Nickelodeon Is Singing the Doom Song Again with ‘Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus!’
Potatoes, WayHaught, and More Tears: Wynonna Earp at SDCC 2018
Van Helsing Gets Even More Bloody at SDCC 2018
Academia & Geekery: A Chat with Travis Langley
Diamond Select Toys at SDCC 2018: DC, Marvel, & More!
Neil deGrasse Tyson and Ann Druyan Talk ‘Cosmos: Possible Worlds’ @NatGeo @COSMOSonTV
SDCC 2018: The Man in the High Castle Teases a New Resistance
Interview with Eric Bauza: Anything Goes with Ninja Turtles
eigoMANGA Virtual Reality And Comics At SDCC 2018
Nightflyers at SDCC 2018: Alien Meets The Shining
Steven Universe at SDCC 2018: Love Really Is All Around
Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who SDCC Debut!
Supergirl at SDCC 2018: Change Is Coming And It’s Good!
YouTube’s Origin Challenges Viewers to Leave Earth at SDCC
Stern Pinball Offers Con-Goers A Break On (and Off) the Exhibit Floor at SDCC
Voltron at SDCC 2018: LGBTQ+ Representation Finally Arrives
Siren at SDCC 2018: The Siren Song Comes to San Diego

Offsites & Exhibitions

NatGeo’s SDCC Nerd Nite Was Worth the Wait
SDCC 2018: Project Blue Book Activation Was Out of This World (Literally)
SDCC 2018 – New Statues and Action Figures Announced By DC Collectibles!
Legendary Defender Hyper-Phase Voltron 5-Piece Gift Set Action Figure SDCC 2018 Previews Exclusive – Review
ABC’s Full SDCC 2018 Booth Schedule Offers Up Meet and Greets, Exclusives, and More!
Check Out Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Exclusive Figures at SDCC 2018
The SDCC Deadpool Dream Suite Sweepstakes Looks Amazing

General

20GayTeen Continues at SDCC with LGBTQ News!
San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Day 1 Roundup! Dr. Who, Dragon Ball Super, And More!
San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Day 2 Roundup! Queer Shiro, Trailers For Glass, The Walking Dead, And More!
San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Day 3 Roundup! Trailers For Aquaman, Shazam, The Gifted, And More!
San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Day 4: Riverdale Panel On What To Expect From Season 3!

Comic Con Revolution

Comic Con Revolution 2018: ‘Incognito: Dark Art of Hiding in Plain Sight’ Panel

Ice & Fire Con

Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Shooketh! ‘Westeros: An American Musical’ Debuts At Ice & Fire Con 2018!

San Diego Comic Fest
San Diego, CA

San Diego Comic Fest Explores Comic History With ‘Gender, Sex, and Sexuality’

ClexaCon
Las Vegas, NV

There Is No Other Con Like ClexaCon
ClexaCon 2018: Interview with Artist Foley
ClexaCon: Red Carpet Interviews

MAGFest

MAGFest, a.k.a. Never-Leave-The-Gaylord Con