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Boston Comic Con 2017 Gallery by FPS, Friday Part 3

Posted  August 17, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The third gallery from Friday at Boston Comic Con 2017 is the last one from that convention’s first late day. Coming from the North Shore, for me there is almost no difference between getting to or leaving the con when it was at the Seaport World Trade Center and its new location at the Boston Convention […]

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Boston Comic Con 2017 Gallery by FPS, Friday Part 2

Posted  August 16, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

We continue with Friday galleries with the second of three from the 2017 edition of Boston Comic Con. The AC was stronger, the bathrooms more numerous and there was way more seating and relaxing space than when the convention was at the Seaport World Trade Center. There were also some stumbles, as would be expected from the first […]

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Boston Comic Con 2017 Gallery by FPS, Friday Part 1

Posted  August 15, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The first gallery from Boston Comic Con by me starts a pile of galleries of images taken at the photo studio set up at Booth 467, the cosplay contest main station. As has been the case for many Boston Comic Cons, the contest was managed by The Covinator, now in charge of all such events in the Fan […]

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Boston Comic Con 2017 Gallery by Wonderllama Photography

Posted  August 14, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Our first gallery from Boston Comic Con is from a con that was itself a number of firsts. It was the first Boston Comic Con since it was purchased by Fan Expo, the event arm of the international firm Informa. It was the first Boston Comic Con held at the Boston Convention and Expo Center, the […]

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C.A.P.E. 2017 Gallery By Caroline Belge Photography

Posted  August 10, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second gallery from the 2017 edition of the Cosplay And Photography Expo is by our volunteer photographer Caroline Belge Photography. They captured images from the panels, the vendor room, the photo studio and locations inside and outside the event venue, the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites in Nashua, NH. Among the cosplayers in the gallery are Hassan Cosplay […]

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C.A.P.E. 2017 Gallery By FirstPerson Shooter

Posted  August 9, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Our first gallery from the 2017 version of the Cosplay And Photography Expo, held this past weekend at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites in Nashua, NH, is from me — such as it is.  As one of the two people running the show I had almost no time to shoot photos myself. On Sunday I […]

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Ohayocon 2011 Pictorial

Posted  March 9, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

This year’s Ohayocon took place in the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio on January 28th to the 31st.  This anime convention has been growing steadily in popularity and attendance. This convention is a must to venture to when it comes to all things otaku in the mid-west! Listening to those that attended, it […]

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Joe Kelly and Steven T. Seagle: The Men Behind Ben 10 and Generator Rex

Posted  March 6, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Thea Stapleton interviews Joe Kelly and Steven T. Seagle of Man of Action Studios. They are the guys behind the popular Cartoon Network animated series Ben 10 and Generator Rex. Check out what they say about those series as well as their comic book work! This was filmed at the New York Comic Con.

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TempleCon 2011 Pictorial

Posted  March 4, 2011  by  Paul Stewart

TempleCon 2011 took place on the first weekend of February in Warwick, Rhode Island. This was the first time Nerd Caliber had come to cover this five year old steampunk/gaming convention and we had a great time! I felt a good vibe with those who attended there. I am fairly new to the steampunk movement […]

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Enter the LAVA-ROID!

Posted  March 4, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Burn all your Spider-man books! Why? Because all those years you were just reading junk! LAVA-ROID is a fun comic book series created by comedian Kevin Conn. Co-written by Stephen Lindsay and drawn by Leanne Hannah, and it’s available to buy at Indy Planet. Check out below our interview with Kevin Conn and find out […]

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MangaNext Pictorial

Posted  March 2, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

MangaNEXT is one of the first conventions focused exclusively on Japanese manga. Unlike its sister convention AnimeNEXT, MangaNEXT is centered around manga/doujinshi. Taking place on October 29 – October 31, 2010 in the Hilton East Brunswick Hotel in East Brunswick, New Jersey, photojournalist Kiera Vallone shows us her work through her pictorial of what took […]

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Shaunti Terrien’s Am I Immortal

Posted  March 2, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Nerd Caliber interviews Am I Immortal comic book creator Shaunti Terrien about the influences behind her work. If you are fan of The Crow and other goth literature then you must check this video out! This was filmed at the New York Comic Con 2010. You can view more of her work at www.immortalgothicangel.com

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The Abraxas Tactics: Planetoid Album Review

Posted  March 1, 2011  by  Sammy Pipeline

The Band: Planetoid The Album: The Abraxas Tactics: Phase 1 The Kiss of the Magnetar The first time i ever heard of Planetoid, i was working at ConnetiCon for Nerd Caliber, and Producer J came up to me and asked me to get some Photos of the band on the main stage while they were […]

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The Steampunk Phenomenon (with The Wandering Legion of Thomas Tew)

Posted  February 27, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

The basics of steampunk culture and fashion are explored with Ay-leen the Peacemaker, Lucretia and their colleagues, the notorious Wandering Legion of Thomas Tew! This interview was filmed at the Another Anime Convention 2010 in Nashua, New Hampshire.

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Rebecca Friedman (AKA Zanny Lane) Interview

Posted  February 27, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Check out our video interview with Rebecca Friedman (AKA Zanny Lane). She is not only the mastermind behind the manga “Lovely Demon: Demonic-Reaper Chronicles” but also the animator of The Villikon Chronicles! Click on he video to see her interview as well as the trailer for Villikon Chronicles!

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The Geniuses Behind 91.8 The FAN Interview

Posted  February 27, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Check out Nerd Caliber’s interview with the heads behind the hottest anime-themed radio station on the internet. Find out what it is like to own so much awesomeness!

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Interview with Patrick Seitz, Voice Actor

Posted  February 27, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

How did you get started in the voice acting business? P: It was a combination of the skills, the means and dumb luck. My mom would take me to plays and musicals at the schools she taught at. I decided to try out—it wasn’t like I wanted to act, it was more of a “Oh, […]

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Superboy: A Dose of Old-Timey Goodness

Posted  February 26, 2011  by  ravenhaired

I’m not a Superman fan. I don’t read any Superman titles. I’m not in tears over Smallville’s last season, and Henry Cavill’s recent casting as the Man of Steel doesn’t make my heart race. I tend to side with the argument that Superman is … just … boring. Utterly vanilla. I’ve never been hugely taken […]

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Newbie at a Nerd Convention

Posted  February 26, 2011  by  ShutterBugB

When I was getting ready in the morning for Queen City, I was unsure of what to expect- unsure what to wear, unsure what was going to happen when we got to the convention, and uncertain if I was going to have a good time. Other members of the Nerd Caliber staff are certainly nerdier […]

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Queen City Kamikaze: The Pictorial

Posted  February 23, 2011  by  ShutterBugB

Queen City Kamikaze was an awesome one-day anime event at Manchester, New Hampshire that took place on February 19. A written review will be up shortly but until then check out these amazing pictures by Shutterbug aka Louise Bowker. Pictures by Louise Bowker

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Captain America: The First Avenger

Posted  February 4, 2011  by  ravenhaired

The first movie poster for Captain America has just been released, and Marvel has the image.  Tell me this doesn’t look absolutely amazing?  Also, if you didn’t have a reason to watch the Superbowl before, you do now–word has it that the teaser trailer for the movie, dubbed “The First Avenger,” will debut during a […]

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