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Summer in Winter: Yang Beach Cosplay!

Posted  December 1, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The meteorologists on TV tell me that Dec. 1 is the start of “meteorological Winter,” so even though it is unseasonably warm here in Massachusetts, why not beat the cold that will inevitably come with a return to the sizzling series from last year, Summer Heat, in the form of a Yang beach cosplay? In […]

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Comic Books

RICC 2016 Cosplay Gallery by Wonderllama Photography

Posted  November 28, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

More cosplay photos from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con? Sure thing, folks — have the RICC 2016 cosplay gallery by Wonderllama Photography. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Myratheon Cosplay, West Street Studios, Jennifer Rose, Planet Ruby, Brandon the Shapeshifter, Khepera Cosplay, GeezAlize Cosplay, Vasilichia Designs, Zombie Leader, Captain Kaycee Cosplay, Mink the Satyr, The Covinator, Koi […]

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Comic Books

Third Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 26, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

Our third Sunday RICC 2016 gallery from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con is the last from me this year. But stay tuned for featured sets and videos coming up throughout the rest of the year. This gallery includes cosplayers Erin Rose Actor, GiveWave Studios, Elyssa B’s Cosplay, Everyone’s Hero Cosplay, Captain Kaycee Cosplay, AkaneSaotome Cosplay, Prime Cosplay And Photography, Cosplayer of Earth-603, wond3r_w0man, Scarlet SpyderQueen, and […]

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Comic Books

Second Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 25, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

On Black Friday if you are out braving the crowds of shoppers or relaxing at home, enjoy our second Sunday RICC 2016 gallery from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con held in Providence. The estimated 60,000 people attending got a chance to meet Stan Lee in his farewell tour of conventions this year, and DC’s live-action Wonder […]

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Comic Books

First Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 24, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The last day at Rhode Island Comic Con held earlier this month, and we now have the first Sunday RICC 2016 gallery. While the official attendance figures have not been revealed, the Dunkin Donuts Center estimated just before the convention that attendance would increase to around 60,000. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Zombie Leader, Rebellion Barbie Cosplay, Scotty […]

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Comic Books

Fourth Saturday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 22, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The fourth Saturday RICC 2016 gallery of cosplayers from Rhode Island Comic Con is the last from the busiest day of the fastest growing convention in New England. This gallery has in it cosplayers Lilith Astaroth, Glassarrow Cosplay, Hassan Cosplay Photography, Chronic Mermaid Cosplay, Scarlet SpyderQueen, wond3r_w0man, IceLancecrit, BNH Photography, KIA Cosplay (twice, that;s him as both Deadshot and Leonardo), Bombeii Cosplay […]

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Anime-Manga

Summer in Winter: Yang Beach Cosplay!

Posted  December 1, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The meteorologists on TV tell me that Dec. 1 is the start of “meteorological Winter,” so even though it is unseasonably warm here in Massachusetts, why not beat the cold that will inevitably come with a return to the sizzling series from last year, Summer Heat, in the form of a Yang beach cosplay? In […]

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Comic Books

RICC 2016 Cosplay Gallery by Wonderllama Photography

Posted  November 28, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

More cosplay photos from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con? Sure thing, folks — have the RICC 2016 cosplay gallery by Wonderllama Photography. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Myratheon Cosplay, West Street Studios, Jennifer Rose, Planet Ruby, Brandon the Shapeshifter, Khepera Cosplay, GeezAlize Cosplay, Vasilichia Designs, Zombie Leader, Captain Kaycee Cosplay, Mink the Satyr, The Covinator, Koi […]

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Third Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 26, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

Our third Sunday RICC 2016 gallery from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con is the last from me this year. But stay tuned for featured sets and videos coming up throughout the rest of the year. This gallery includes cosplayers Erin Rose Actor, GiveWave Studios, Elyssa B’s Cosplay, Everyone’s Hero Cosplay, Captain Kaycee Cosplay, AkaneSaotome Cosplay, Prime Cosplay And Photography, Cosplayer of Earth-603, wond3r_w0man, Scarlet SpyderQueen, and […]

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Second Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 25, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

On Black Friday if you are out braving the crowds of shoppers or relaxing at home, enjoy our second Sunday RICC 2016 gallery from the recent Rhode Island Comic Con held in Providence. The estimated 60,000 people attending got a chance to meet Stan Lee in his farewell tour of conventions this year, and DC’s live-action Wonder […]

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First Sunday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 24, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The last day at Rhode Island Comic Con held earlier this month, and we now have the first Sunday RICC 2016 gallery. While the official attendance figures have not been revealed, the Dunkin Donuts Center estimated just before the convention that attendance would increase to around 60,000. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Zombie Leader, Rebellion Barbie Cosplay, Scotty […]

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Articles

Moana Mashes Up An Innovation And Formula Poi

Posted  November 23, 2016  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Is Frozen your favorite Disney movie?  Do you think Lin-Manuel Miranda is a modern Stephen Sondheim? If you answered yes, chances are good you’ll love Moana, the latest animated musical extravaganza from the House of Mouse. It’s a minor variation on Disney’s well-honed formula: a plucky heroine becomes who she’s meant to be while overcoming […]

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Comic Books

Fourth Saturday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 22, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The fourth Saturday RICC 2016 gallery of cosplayers from Rhode Island Comic Con is the last from the busiest day of the fastest growing convention in New England. This gallery has in it cosplayers Lilith Astaroth, Glassarrow Cosplay, Hassan Cosplay Photography, Chronic Mermaid Cosplay, Scarlet SpyderQueen, wond3r_w0man, IceLancecrit, BNH Photography, KIA Cosplay (twice, that;s him as both Deadshot and Leonardo), Bombeii Cosplay […]

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Third Saturday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 21, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

We are now at the third Saturday RICC 2016 gallery of cosplayers from Rhode Island Comic Con, out of four. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are AkaneSaotome Cosplay, The Covinator, The Uncontrollable Iron Man Cosplay, Koi Fish Asylum, CT’s White Knight, J+C Cosplay, Krabby Creations, Mini Mal Cosplay, Ember Jay Cosplay, Kayola Crayon Cosplay, Panda of Wicked Geeky, Colen P […]

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Second Saturday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 20, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

The second Saturday RICC 2016 gallery of cosplayers from at Rhode Island Comic Con is again more than 100 images from a day that saw me shoot just shy of 500 usable images. This despite being in a pretty isolated location on the small mezzanine level that had nothing but seating and a cafe. Cosplayers in this gallery […]

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First Saturday RICC 2016 Gallery by FPS

Posted  November 19, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

In its second year filling every inch of the Rhode Island convention Center and the attached Dunkin Donuts Center, Rhode Island Comic Con solved a number of the issues that plagued it last year — and dealt with a few new ones. But that will wait for a separate article; for now we have the first Saturday RICC 2016 […]

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Gaming Reviews & Culture

LIMBO Studio Hits Again With INSIDE

Posted  November 19, 2016  by  Chris "Gallant-Z" Ruiz

Welcome to Indie Spotlight! Today we take a look at a game that knows what really counts — INSIDE! Created by Playdead, INSIDE is an eerie side-scrolling puzzle adventure with ZERO dialogue; the entirety of the story is told through action. As a huge fan of their first game LIMBO (which was a big hit […]

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Rat Queens Returns To Ass-Kicking This Spring!

Posted  November 18, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

According to a release from Image Comics, the popular and profane comic series Rat Queens returns to regular issues beginning in March 2017. The release characterizes it as a “soft-reboot” which restarts the numbering at VOL. 2, #1. Returning to the town of Palisade is the core team of Betty, Violet, Dee and Hannah, and they are […]

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Warner Bros Buys Gamer-Focused Video Maker Machinima

Posted  November 17, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

Warner Bros. Entertainment announced in a press release today that it was buying Machinima Inc., the company best known as a YouTube channel focused on creating original scripted content using in-game video game animation. The amount paid for Machinima was not disclosed, but various online reports including Variety.com put the valuation of Machinima at about […]

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Con Reports

Second Sunday Fall SMF 2016 Gallery

Posted  November 17, 2016  by  Rodney Brown

We wrap up our photo coverage of the Fall version of the New England convention Super Megafest with the second Sunday Fall SMF 2016 gallery. Previously held in Framingham, the convention moved to the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center, where it launched a Spring version two years ago. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are […]

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Fantastic Beasts Is A Fun Potterless Follow-on

Posted  November 17, 2016  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Harry Potter fans, rejoice: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is finally here. The newest entry in the Wizarding World cinematic universe kicks off a new five-movie franchise set in J.K. Rowling’s magical world. It touches on several highly topical themes. For the first time in a Rowling movie, the main cast are adults, […]

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