We are hip-deep in the madness that is the Emerald City Comic-Con, so I wasn’t really able to do much in the way of a column this week. HOWEVER! I can share a sneak peek at a really cool new project of mine, since my publisher finally lifted the embargo on telling folks about it. […]
HELLO, my dear Aunt and Uncle:Hey, hola, and greetings to my favorite San Diego residents! It’s your long-lost nephew Michael…no, the one on the East Coast…yeah, Washington…yeah, I can’t believe Congress or the White House, either.Read full article >>
My pal Scott Shaw! started an interesting dialog on Facebook the other day about the plethora of artists who go to comic-cons and sell prints of copyrighted characters. This is an old topic, but I admit I have seen a huge growth in the number of vendors hawking prints of the same old characters… Wolverine, […]
One of the only celebrities I have ever paid for an autograph from was Sam J. Jones, at Comic-Con some years back. 1980's Flash Gordon, while undoubtedly a travesty in the eyes of some old-schoo...
Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting’s character on the The Big Bang Theory, Penny, recently got engaged to long-time love Leonard, played by Johnny Galecki. Last July, producers revealed at San Diego Comic-Con that Leonard and Penny were to have a long engagement. Show More Summary
Ever since San Diego Comic-Con 2013, when David S. Goyer hinted at a confrontation between Batman and Superman in Zack Snyder's upcoming Man of Steel follow-up, fans have been wondering one simple thing: what could lead the two great...Show More Summary
The Fantastic Four marketing campaign so far has been a little unusual. The movie doesn't look that bad, but it almost seems like Fox is scared of it. So far, they skipped Comic-Con, waited until February to release a teaser trailer and yesterday's poster was just a rehash of a previously released publicity still. Show More Summary
The hubs and I saw the Hall H panel at San Diego Comic-Con for the movie Knights of Badassdom years ago now. Basically, it’s supposed to be Galaxy Quest for the Live Action Role Play set. We literally could not wait to see this movie. Show More Summary
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY! Eighth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Guests Announced! It's the big 4-0... 40 special guests, that is! Today we announce five more Comic-Con International special guests for this year's big show! Read more
Discounted room block goes on sale Tuesday morning! Remembering cartoonist Jim Berry. Japanese anti-piracy campaign has removed 700,000 illegal files!
Feel better, Verne Troyer! On March 21, the actor unfortunately suffered a seizure at the Heart of Texas Comic-Con while meeting with fans. Shortly after the health scare, the Austin Powers star was taken to the hospital to undergo a series of tests which thankfully concluded he was okay to go home. [ Related: Mini-Me Gets An [...]
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2015 HOTELS! 2015 Hotel Reservations Open Tuesday, March 24! Comic-Con International 2015 Hotel Reservations open this coming Tuesday, March 24, at 9:00 AM, Pacific Time. Here are some tips and advice to help you get ready for Tuesday! Read more
The deaf driver who hit and seriously injured a 64-year-old woman during Comic-Con in San Diego last July pled not guilty this week to one count of reckless driving with injury and one count of personal infliction of great bodily injury. Show More Summary
For the 2008 basketball comedy “Semi-Pro,” he posed in character with Heidi Klum in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue as the film’s afro-rocking star, "Jackie Moon." At Comic-Con to promote the animated feature “Megamind” in 2010, in which he voiced the title character, Ferrell showed up dressed as the big-headed blue character. Show More Summary
The famous author made the announcement in a blog post. News by Raine Winters Image via MoviePilot In a blog post on Monday, George R.R. Martin announced that he intends to skip the San Diego Comic-Con and use the time to work on Winds...Show More Summary
It would certainly be an "excuse granted" for the famed fiction author George R.R. Martin to be absent at the World Fantasy Convention in Saratoga as he would allot the time to work on the "long overdue" continuation of his popular book series, "A Song of Ice and Fire."
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George R.R. Martin has good news and bad news for "Game of Thrones" fans who hoped to catch a glimpse of the author at San Diego Comic-Con International this year. The bad news: He probably won't be there. The good news: He's skipping this year's event to focus on writing "The Winds of Winter,"...
'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin announced he will not attend Comic-Con this year so he can concentrate on 'The Winds of Winter'. [...]
Who run the world? Not this girl. Related Stories Sinead O'Connor says she'll never sing 'Nothing Compares 2 U' again George R.R. Martin is skipping Comic-Con to finish writing his books Got $12K? Then you can buy Naomi Campbell's 'Empire' dress on Gilt!