Articles Posted in the " 2014 " Category

  • Top Anime of 2014; A Year in Review

    So with 2014 at last at an end, it’s time to look back at all the great and not so great anime of the year. 2014 felt strangely like the end of an era. The Naruto manga came to a close, and for many of us, the big three, Naruto, Bleach, and One Piece, were […]


  • Comic-Con San Diego 2014 – Exhibit Hall Adventures

    Looking back to the great San Diego Comic Con of 2014, the Exhibit Hall was the most wonderful place. The Exhibit Hall is my favorite area of the SDCC, where dreams come true. Also a place where friendships begin, mighty contests, long hunts, great rewards, rare sights happen. This year, the area was also a place of […]


  • Comic Con: SAGA Panel Report (Brian K Vaughan, Fiona Staples)

    This year’s Saga panel was an amazing treat for fans of this great comic series. Saga writer, Brian K. Vaughan (well-known for Y: The last Man) and artist Fiona Staples exchanged a great deal of cheer and smiles to the small yet at-capacity room of dedicated fans. Image Comics publisher Eric Stephenson was present to […]


  • Comic-Con: San Diego 2014 Cosplay Gallery, Saturday

    More Cosplay of the great 2014 San Diego Comic Con! This Day 3 on Saturday I met more interesting costumed fanpeople, between the panel and exhibit hall visits. I noticed interesting effects and cool accessories added to some outfits that make all the difference and stack out. Some include metallic shines, lights, hidden stilts, or […]


  • Comic-Con: San Diego 2014 Cosplay Gallery, Thursday

    Here are some wonderful costumed fans for Day 1 (Thursday), at the 2014 San Diego Comic Con. All pics by me (Orion Tippens), with much love to many of the pop characters portrayed. These wonderful fans bring the fantastic life to our beloved obsessions, and welcome additions to any geek gathering. Meet some of the […]


  • SUPERIOR IRON MAN is coming, Tom Taylor on board as writer.

    Marvel announced a new series and direction for Tony Stark, The Superior Iron Man! What does this mean? For starters, it looks like a new suit and breakaway from the usual red and yellow. The dramatic change in costume isn’t the first for our Armored Avenger. But what is exciting, are the details from this recent Marvel press release… […]



  • Emerald City Comic Con Calvacade of Cosplay!

     Sometimes, the best guests at our comic cons are those who redefine the fandom by dressing up. These costumed players, or “cosplayers”, have become a prominent part to these large geek gatherings. They represent a kind of freedom to those that share our devotion to certain beloved characters by bringing them to life. In turn, […]


  • Emerald City Comic Con 2014, Picture Parade

    Oh, Seattle and your Emerald City Comic Con.. Here downtown, it’s back for the eleventh year. This time, the grand event sold out over a month before. The news is not surprising, considering the arrivals. Throughout three large rooms and multiple panels, were many prominent comic companies including DC, Image, Boom!, and Dark Horse and a […]