Tag Archives: comiccon

Cosplay And Comment At Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

Peter G writes; Hello, it’s me, your favorite Polish manga-ka, reporting from the Wizard World Chicago convention in Rosemont, Illinois. I know a lot of people who read my report last year are wondering if things got any better. So, …

My Little Pony Equestria Girls Debuts In Exclusive IDW Book

  IDW Publishing has announced a San Diego Comic Con exclusive special edition variant cover for My Little Pony #9 featuring the fan-favorite pony Glitter. To the delight of fans, Hasbro has announced that it will release a MY LITTLE …

A Year Of Comic Cons With Jesse James

  Jesse James writes for Bleeding Cool; This year’s Con season is over for me now. After over 52,000 miles of traveling on Planes, Trains, Automobiles–and one Moped, I dare say it was a great journey. I ended this years …

Thinking Only Of Thought Bubble

Gary Erskine has his kilt packed. Steve Wacker, despite the efforts of a driver who got lost, managed to get to the airport before his flight took off.  Kieron Gillen has his DJ set all worked out. And Gail Simone …

Rufus Dayglo’s Tank Girl Poster For London MCM Expo

This is Rufus Dayglo’s Tank Girl poster for next month’s MCM Expo London Comic Con, one of a hundred made for the show. Naturally Rufus will be there, also with the likes of Gail Simone,  John McCrea, David Hine, Hunt …

Free Retailer Swag At New York Comic Con

There are many reasons for retailers to attend the New York Comic Con Retailer Breakfast on the morning of the start of the show. For a start, there’s breakfast. Then there are presentations from the major comic book and comic-related …

DeviantART In Talks To Sponsor San Diego Comic Con Artists Alley

DeviantART is a long standing website that offers artists the shance to show their work in a social network, get work, sell work, and in many cases earn a living. So can you think of a better sponsor for Artists …

Five Ways To Do San Diego Comic Con On The Cheap

San Diego Comic Con is expensive. Really expensive. You wouldn’t believe how expensive it can be. Not so much the show with its $25 a day tickets, but they’ve all gone now and you may find yourself resorting to ticket …

Tr!ckster, The Creator Owned Comic Bar For San Diego Comic Con

There has been criticism of late over the San Diego Comic Con, reflected in The Cleveland Show last night, that it has become less about comic books and more about Hollywood’s marketing machine. It’s an attitude that I’ve generally dismissed …

Artists! The American Library Association Wants You!

The American Library Association, the world’s largest library conference, is doing something new for their national conference from June 24th to the 27th in New Orleans. They’re hosting an Artists Alley. Usually reserved for the comic convention, this involves a …

MCM London And Kapow – Handbags At Dawn

Oh it’s on. Kapow finally release the final details of their show happening this weekend in Islington, London. And suddenly MCM London Expo in the Docklands jumps up and say “look at us!” Bleeding Cool has already covered the passive …

Four Day San Diego Tickets Officially Sell Out, Friday And Saturday Are Close

Truth is, if the ticket system had been working well, you could have seen sell out of the Four Day ticket in minutes. But now it seems, even with the faulty technology, that not only is the Four Day Ticket …

Mark Millar Launches KaPow Comic Con London

We said the London Super Hero Comic Con would have trademark problems… Mark Millar has launched the KaPow Comic London, scheduled for April next year. Guests include John Romita Jr, Frankie Boyle, Leinil Yu, Dave Gibbons, Frank Quitely, Mark Millar, …

San Diego Dreaming: How Much????

This seems to be the new way to make a little money. Buy a four day pass to SanDiego for under $100. Sit on it for a month. Then, after it’s been sold out, slap it on eBay and see …

San Diego-Style Comic Con To Come To London?

Strong rumours that a comic convention of a similar style and scope to the San Diego Comic Con and the New York Comic Con have been circling of late. One Liam Fisher claims to have the rights to put on …