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Comic-Con International Hands APE Back To Dan Vado

Vendors at APE, the Alternative Press Expo starting toay, report that they have just signed a waiver so that the show can pass their details on to Slave Labor Graphics’ Dan Vado. Why? Well, APE is a comic con founded …

Denise Dorman Asks – Is Cosplay Killing Comic Con?

Denise Dorman is the wife of famed comic book/sci-fi/fantasy illustrator Dave Dorman. She is a regular at comic conventions, accompanying her husband. And, for Bleeding Cool, she decided to lift the curtain on a conversation being had widely within the …

Did You See Stephen Colbert Cosplaying As Prince Hawkcat At San Diego Comic Con?

From Reddit once month ago: This cosplayer was intercepting Comic Con goers this weekend, calling himself HawkCat…What (who) is this thing? The answer came from Archardy My guess is that this is one of four things – a super unknown minor …

San Diego To Die For: A (Late-ish) Comic-Con 2014 Diary

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu As a lifelong reader, collector of comic books (and BleedingCooler), a trip to San Diego for the annual gathering called Comic-Con was bound to be embarked upon at some point. So, when the stars aligned, so …

The Walking Dead Escape – Survivor’s Guilt

Will Romine writes, Hello Friends. A lot of the post San Diego Comic Con glow has worn off.  During those five heavenly days, I participated in The Walking Dead Escape.  I couldn’t tell my story then, but I’m ready now. …

When Bleeding Cool Gatecrashed A San Diego Comic Con Party With Lil Jon

Patrick Willems, geek video auteur, returned to Bleeding Cool for San Diego Comic Con and found himself and his camera crew accosted my Michael Davis and invited to a very special VIP party happening… somewhere. With Lil Jon. Naturally, they kept …

San Diego Comic Con – The Small Press And The Slow Burn

Mike Heffron writes, For the first time in a decade, I have my own small press table to sell my own comic books, my blood, sweat and tears.  But to be completely frank, I know you don’t care. At Comic-Con, …

An Explosive Interview With Frank Cho And John Fleskes After The Flesk Panel At San Diego Comic Con

By Joshua Stone After the Flesk panel at SDCC 2014, thanks to John Fleskes, I had the opportunity to talk to Frank Cho for a few minutes as Fleskes stood by. Much of what we spoke about was coming out …

Death As An Unlikely Hero And Freer Of Souls In Court Of The Dead From Sideshow Collectibles – Talking With Tom Gilliland At San Diego Comic Con

  As previously announced, Sideshow Collectibles are launching into interesting multi-media territory with their Court of the Dead concept, delving into wide-ranging world-building that reaches fans as collectible busts, a forthcoming graphic novel, and several ways in which to digitally …

Dedicated Discussions – Getting Hands On With Games At SDCC

By Dan Celko The Dedicated Server is a YouTube news show here to keep you informed about gaming, talk about the implications for related fandoms, and tell you what we think about it. Feel free to check out our channel …

Discussions With Scott Allie – Dark Horse’s Strategies For SDCC 2014, Defining Creator-Owned, Prometheus, Fight Club 2, And The Whedon Threeway

San Diego Comic Con is the untackleable beast, and yet for Dark Horse, they seemed to have a very clearly defined strategy this year that I found other journalists and fans remarking upon, from their full slate of announcements concerning …

Tweeting At Buzzfeed And Other Don’ts Of Indie Comics PR 101

Liz Hey writes about San Diego Comic Con: I suppose after six straight years of hosting the same panel, you have to find creative new ways to keep talks fresh. However, livetweeting at innocent, unexpected Buzzfeed writers might be taking …

Becky Cloonan Talks Anything But Comics – Including Harry Potter And Pagan Black Metal (VIDEO)

Bleeding Cool’s Patrick Willems took to SDCC to make some excellent films. Here he talks to Becky Cloonan about Harry Potter and ambient pagan black metal. But not comics. Contact links: TWITTER: https://twitter.com/patrickhwillems FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/patrickhwillems TUMBLR: http://patrickhwillems.tumblr.com/ INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/patrickhwillems

Well, Not All Men: Why We Still Need Women In Pop Culture Panels

Liz Hey writes from San Diego Comic Con: There’s a certain bitterness that comes in every female Comic Con veteran’s response to the concept of Women-in-Comics panels. We’re almost always one of the following: tired of being treated like a …

Sixty Years Of Seduction – Right, Wrong, Rage, And Wertham At San Diego Comic Con

By Nikolai Fomich [Dr. Frederic Wertham] On Friday at San Diego Comic Con, lawyer and comics journalist Jeff Trexler (The Beat, The Comics Journal) moderated the panel “Sixty Years of Seduction: Right, Wrong, and Wertham.” On hand to discuss Dr. …

Tales Of The Four-Colour Closet: San Diego Comic Con And Representation

By Joe Glass One thing that maybe isn’t reported as much about San Diego Comic-Con is its incredible range of diverse representation. Panels on Women in Comics are becoming a growing norm of comic cons around the world, with most …

Assassin’s Creed Experience Parkour Course At San Diego Comic Con Through Google Glass

Marq Romero writes, Attending panels in Hall H is cool and all, but nothing beats getting off your butt and actually being in the action and that is exactly what Ubisoft has done with their SDCC offsite event, the Assassin’s Creed …

Free At San Diego. Expensive Online.

Marq Romero picked up some of the following at San Diego Comic Con… It’s no surprise that many people buy the Comic Con exclusives to resell on eBay for two to four times the retail price. You can count me …