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New York Comic Con 2017 – Saturday Gallery by Wonderllama Photo

Posted  October 21, 2017  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Saturday at New York Comic Con is something to behold.  The cosplays are next-level, the crowds are enormous, and the energy is tangible.  While I spent most of the day shooting video, I was able to do a few quick photo shoots with Tiffany Rae Knight; Cosplay Dad; MicroMerc Digital; Gogo Incognito; Emarie Jay; Drew […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Saturday Part 2

Posted  October 20, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second Saturday gallery by Adam Etheridge from New York Comic Con 2017 features a number of group shots from DC cosplayers, and also Game of Thrones, as well as an assortment of individual cosplayer shots taken outside and on the showroom floor. In this gallery you will find cosplayers  Lady Kayleen, Avacyn Ava, DC Cosplayers East, Cosplay Butterfly, Lua Stardust, […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Saturday Part 1

Posted  October 20, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Now we move on to Adam Etheridge‘s Saturday galleries from New York Comic Con 2017. By Saturday, Adam had a good idea of how he could make shooting outdoors work even without access to the famous tunnel. Among the cosplayers in this first of two galleries are MicroKitty, Hikaru Cosplay, Jester Props, The Nightosphere, Cosplay Crew, Mae Mae Twin Cosplay, overpowered.otter, OverWatch Cosplay, […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 4

Posted  October 19, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

My last gallery from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 contains another of my favorite cosplays of the convention — the Black Panther from 1 million BC from Marvel’s Legacy title. Cosplayers you’ll find in this gallery include kamarirosa, cstuds, M I S S I S S I P P I, fashionenigma, Queerly Femmetastic Cosplay, Willow Silverlock, thedarkblu, Sofia Sivan, jareddreed, acaswell23, Nikki Lee Cosplay, yaldamn, RAD Cosplay, Vorian Cosplay, MicroMerc Digital, Cutiepiesensei Cosplay, tishilolo15, helalipop, urbanenigma, Scorpking Costuming, Dominycanknyght […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 3

Posted  October 19, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Gallery three of four from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 includes one of the most bizarre cosplays — if it can be called that — I saw at the con. Schick had someone dressed up as the humanoid mech-like razor they called Hydrobot from the company’s commercials. While it is common to see official cosplays […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 2

Posted  October 18, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second gallery from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 covers the time of the panel we sponsored, Advanced Cosplay Q&A, and includes a couple of photos of three of our panelists: Lucky Grim Creative, Human Sushi Cosplay, and Mhysa Cosplay. In this gallery you will also find cosplayers Debbie Sath in the HoneyBee armor made by […]

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A Quick Look at Duct Tape Cosplay

Posted  June 6, 2011  by  Paul Stewart

Alexander Ouellette is not your typical cosplayer. He’s has a style of making costumes and props out of duct tape. He’s held panels at Anime Boston and now he’s taking his message of how to create duct tape items to Portcon and possibly Connecticon. Check out our short video with Alex to find out his […]

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Help Requested – Alliance Family Member in Need

Posted  June 6, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Editor’s Note: This is reprinted with permission from Alliance Crossroads. Give yourself a second to read this report and see how you can help a family through their crisis. You can find out more here. A member of our community is in need – will you help? The Story Scott Auden is a father, an […]

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Cosplayer’s Guide To Etiquette

Posted  June 5, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Editor’s Note: I’ve been going to conventions for a long time and anime conventions particularly since 2002. During my time talking to cosplayers, I noticed that one of the problems they face at conventions is etiquette from other attendees or cosplayers. I found Sami Foreman‘s article about cosplay etiquette and with her permission I reprinted […]

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The Age of Brass: Steampunk World’s Fair 2011 Pictorial and Review

Posted  June 3, 2011  by  Mr. Press Release

Steampunk World’s Fair 2011 is a grand celebration of Victorian (and Edwardian) science fiction that took place in May 20th-May 22nd at Somerset, New Jersey. The organizers did a great job putting this convention together. The staff was not only friendly and knowledgeable but I rarely saw long lines near the registration tables.200-310 vce Getting […]

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Star Wars Meets The Streets: The Art of Nicholas Hyde

Posted  June 3, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Not long, long ago (the present actually), in a Portland far, far away… resides Nicholas Hyde, a gifted and creative artist. He has taken classic Star Wars characters and merged them with urban culture.  Nerd Caliber had the privilege to interview Mr. Hyde about the motivation behind these artworks and gave us a chance to […]

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Anime Boston 2011 Pictorial

Posted  June 2, 2011  by  Kiera Vallone

If you are one of the organizers or volunteers for Anime Boston 2011, stand up and receive your applause. This year’s Anime Boston 2011 was an experience filled with great cosplay and panels. Have you ever been to a panel hosted by The Vagabonds or Uncle Yo? You haven’t? FOR SHAME! I’m sure by now […]

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International Steampunk City: The Moving Pictures Edition

Posted  May 27, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Available to you now are two videos put together to showcase the wonder that was The International Steampunk City 2011. Don’t forget that we have posted pictures and a review of the event and you can find that awesome article here! The first video is a compilation of interviews with Dr. Grymm, The Vagabonds and […]

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The Photography of Angelwing: Anime Matsuri 2011

Posted  May 16, 2011  by  Angelwing

Anime Matsuri is an anime & Japanese pop culture convention taking place annually in Houston, Texas. Nerd Caliber had the privilege to interview one of Texas’ talented photographers, Angelwing, who through her photography showcases some of the best cosplays that have appeared at Anime Matsuri 2011. A fan of RPG video games, Angelwing discovered and […]

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Observations of the International Steampunk City and Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation, upon the Occasion of the Recent Celebration in the Municipality of Waltham.

Posted  May 14, 2011  by  nerdly

Waltham, Massachusetts: 7 & 8 May, 2011 saw 10,000 persons descend upon the City of Waltham and environs. A plethora of hawkers, vendors, and entertainers were to be seen, including such notable individuals as Dr. Grymm, who was voted mayor at the Town Meeting on the Sunday. [Moving picture interview forthcoming.] This reporter was privileged […]

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Cosplay Spotlight: Magic Knight Rayearth by Human Sushi Cosplay

Posted  May 13, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Ultimate cosplay trio Human Sushi Cosplay made a great impression on attendees at Anime Boston 2011 with their Magic Knight Rayearth cosplay! In our interview with them (in the video below), find out why they chose this particular anime and how they made their outfits. Learn what it took to put it together as well […]

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Boston Comic Con 2011: Costume Explosion

Posted  May 11, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

By now, you may have seen our videos of Boston Comic Con 2011, and now we end our coverage of the comic book convention by displaying our cosplay pictorial. It wasn’t just comic book costumes, we also had some anime and video game cosplay and outfits from many other genres. Go ahead and see who […]

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Cosplay Spotlight: Howl’s Moving Castle by Meta Cosplay

Posted  May 6, 2011  by  Sammy Pipeline

At Anime Boston 2011, we interviewed Meta Cosplay about their awesome presentation of popular anime movie Howl’s Moving Castle. Learn not only about why they chose to cosplay these characters but how they made the outfits!  

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I-Con 30 Pictorial

Posted  May 6, 2011  by  Kiera Vallone

Thirty years have gone and pass and I-Con in Long Island is still one of the most exciting conventions that most fans of pop culture look forward to in New York City. Photographer superstar Kiera Vallone shows us through her awesome photos of the events that took place on April 15-17, 2011. Take a peak […]

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Celebrating Geek Week with The Geek Comedy Tour

Posted  May 5, 2011  by  Paul Stewart

During Geek Week at the ImprovBoston, we interviewed The Geek Comedy Tour‘s Jake Young and Nathan Anderson about Geek Week! If you missed out on Geek Week, shame on you! Geek Week is an event where the best nerdy comedians from all over celebrate geekdom… with jokes! The Geek Comedy Tour will open your mind […]

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Sakura Matsuri 2011 in New York City

Posted  May 5, 2011  by  E. Ortiz

Super Awesome Photographer Obscura Shot (you can see his facebook page of work at http://tinyurl.com/3lgkhqj) covered the Sakura Matsuri 2011 in New York City (at the beautiful Brooklyn Botanical Gardens). The Sakura Matsuri is a heavily attended cherry blossom festival where japanese culture and cosplay is celebrated.  Here we have the photos of Obscura Shot’s […]

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