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Zenkaikon 2018 Weekend Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 17, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last gallery from Zenkaikon 2018 is the second by KBV Photography and covers Saturday and Sunday at the Lancaster, Penn., event. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Cosplay Crew, RachniQueen, Cosmonaut Cosplay, opheliaccat, Sakuraharunogirl, comrade.kiwi, red_beanie_days, Lady Ava Cosplay, Oshi, sabyr_snikt, actualyohane, mad_doctor_mark, Red Card, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Friday Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 16, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Our second set of galleries from Zenkaikon come from one of our longest-serving team members, KBV Photography. She traveled to Lancaster, Penn., a she has for us for many years, and got photos from all three days of the event. Cosplayers in this gallery from Friday include RachniQueen, gc_chan_cosplay, riyuski, loveslastlullaby, ladyleocosplay, sabyr_snikt, lyrabirdcosplay, Hikaru Cosplay, Miss. Erisaka Blu, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the […]

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Solo Services Star Wars Legacy Well, With Little Innovation

Posted  May 15, 2018  by  Geez Alize

I can remember entering the first Star Wars movie I ever saw, hair done up like Princess Leia, with sheer excitement that I didn’t understand at such a young age. I recall feeling the same while entering Star Wars: The Force Awakens with a newfound feeling of “they better not screw this up.” So when […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Cosplay Gallery by Adam Etheridge

Posted  May 10, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

Zenkaikon, a multi-genre convention which celebrates anime, science fiction, and general pop culture, returned to the Lancaster County Convention Center for its 12th show. Held on the first weekend in May this year, this is the latest in the year that the convention has been held since moving to the Lancaster venue in 2013. The […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 3

Posted  May 9, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last of three galleries from Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, includes probably more of our regular cosplay friends the previous two. Which if you know how long it takes a cosplayer to get ready, it should be no surprise that they typically show up later in any given day. During the […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 2

Posted  May 8, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

At this year’s Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, I took a few more pictures of cosplayers and costume contestants than last year. The number of galleries is the same at three, but each has a few more images than the same one last year. The second of three galleries includes cosplayers J+C Cosplay, Zombie […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Weekend Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 17, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last gallery from Zenkaikon 2018 is the second by KBV Photography and covers Saturday and Sunday at the Lancaster, Penn., event. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Cosplay Crew, RachniQueen, Cosmonaut Cosplay, opheliaccat, Sakuraharunogirl, comrade.kiwi, red_beanie_days, Lady Ava Cosplay, Oshi, sabyr_snikt, actualyohane, mad_doctor_mark, Red Card, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Friday Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 16, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Our second set of galleries from Zenkaikon come from one of our longest-serving team members, KBV Photography. She traveled to Lancaster, Penn., a she has for us for many years, and got photos from all three days of the event. Cosplayers in this gallery from Friday include RachniQueen, gc_chan_cosplay, riyuski, loveslastlullaby, ladyleocosplay, sabyr_snikt, lyrabirdcosplay, Hikaru Cosplay, Miss. Erisaka Blu, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the […]

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Solo Services Star Wars Legacy Well, With Little Innovation

Posted  May 15, 2018  by  Geez Alize

I can remember entering the first Star Wars movie I ever saw, hair done up like Princess Leia, with sheer excitement that I didn’t understand at such a young age. I recall feeling the same while entering Star Wars: The Force Awakens with a newfound feeling of “they better not screw this up.” So when […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Cosplay Gallery by Adam Etheridge

Posted  May 10, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

Zenkaikon, a multi-genre convention which celebrates anime, science fiction, and general pop culture, returned to the Lancaster County Convention Center for its 12th show. Held on the first weekend in May this year, this is the latest in the year that the convention has been held since moving to the Lancaster venue in 2013. The […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 3

Posted  May 9, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last of three galleries from Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, includes probably more of our regular cosplay friends the previous two. Which if you know how long it takes a cosplayer to get ready, it should be no surprise that they typically show up later in any given day. During the […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 2

Posted  May 8, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

At this year’s Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, I took a few more pictures of cosplayers and costume contestants than last year. The number of galleries is the same at three, but each has a few more images than the same one last year. The second of three galleries includes cosplayers J+C Cosplay, Zombie […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 1

Posted  May 7, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

This year, Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, saw gorgeous weather and fantastic costumes, both from people entering the contest and those just showing up to cosplay and support the store. Once again, we held a giveaway for a night’s stay at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites in Nashua, NH, for Saturday night during […]

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Great Philadelphia Comic Con 2018 Gallery, Sunday

Posted  May 4, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

As I mentioned in my main article for Saturday’s photo gallery, Sunday at The Great Philadelphia Comic Con had a lighter turnout than the previous day, which is typical for this sort of convention. Despite that, there was still a nice turnout of great cosplayers at the convention held at at The Greater Philadelphia Expo […]

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Great Philadelphia Comic Con Gallery, Saturday

Posted  May 3, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

We’re well into the spring months, and as things are finally beginning to heat up in regards to the weather here in the Northeast, the local convention scene is heating up as well. On a weekend where I had a couple of different choices of comic-related conventions to cover for the site, I chose to […]

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PAX East 2018 Feature Set: World of Warcraft by Wonderllama Photo

Posted  May 2, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

My final Feature Set from PAX East 2018 features, appropriately, one of the first groups I shot at my first PAX several years ago. I met Steel Shield Cosplay, Queen of Coats, and Sisu Cosplay & Craft they were debuting their incredible Fallout group, with T45 power armor, ‘working’ Gatling guns, and more. True to form, they […]

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Zombie Leader Feature Set from Bulldog Enterprises Anniversary Show

Posted  May 1, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

With few cosplaying attendees to take pictures of on Saturday at the Bulldog Enterprises Cards, Comics and Collectibles Anniversary show held a few weeks ago, I ended up taking lots of photos of Zombie Leader interacting with cosplay guests. I decided to split many of those out of yesterday’s gallery and give Todd his own Feature Set. […]

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Bulldog Enterprises Anniversary Show Cosplay Gallery

Posted  April 30, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

It has taken me far too long to get these images posted, but in mid-April we were guests and panel runners at the anniversary show put on by Bulldog Enterprises Cards, Comics and Collectibles. The show is in Springfield, Mass., in the Eastfield Mall. It takes place roughly once every three months during the weekly antiques […]

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PAX East 2018 Sunday Gallery by Zephyrlynk Productions

Posted  April 25, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

On Sunday PAX East 2018 we had Jake from Zephyrlynk Productions join the team. While I was stationed in one spot all day, and Gregg of Wonderllama Photography was off doing Feature Sets, Jake was wandering the halls and show floor. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Pasha Cosplays, Dollilicious, kamarirosa, zeristhusa, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will […]

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Avengers: Infinity War Packs a Gauntlet-Covered Punch

Posted  April 24, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Our policy at Nerd Caliber to never post spoilers in reviews is strained to its limits with Avengers: Infinity War. Even discussing in broad strokes what small problems the movie suffers from would possibly give away enough clues for sharp fans to take away some information about the plot and story of the film. So […]

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PAX East 2018 Feature Set: Critical Role, by Wonderllama Photography

Posted  April 24, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

There was strong representation among cosplayers at PAX East 2018 for the growing media empire that is the web show and podcast Critical Role. Cosplaying as characters from the show in this set are Natalie Fuinha Cosplay as Keyleth, a half-elf druid; ArmariaSeole Cosplay as Vax’ildan, a half-elf rogue, paladin and druid; and Turnfolio Cosplay as Vex’ahlia, a half-elf ranger and rogue. Critical Role features voice […]

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