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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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Food for Thought: Another Side of the Con Circuit

Posted  December 4, 2010  by  Even Makara

Every con-goer is like a snowflake: they’re all at the convention for a unique reason. Some go for panels, some to just wander about aimlessly, some to show off bizarre and wild costumes that they’ve managed to put together. Yet, beneath the feathers and flair there is an individual with deeper reasons as to why […]

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Quick Reviews

Posted  December 3, 2010  by  ravenhaired

Black Widow – This book has seriously gone down the sink hole with the new creative team.  It’s sad, too, because Marjorie Liu did an awesome job on her first arc, only to be replaced by unimaginative drivel.  I’m hoping the upcoming Widow Maker cross-over with Hawkeye & Mockingbird (another title biting the dust) writer […]

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Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

Posted  December 3, 2010  by  ravenhaired

Box art for the highly-anticipated Marvel vs. Capcom 3 video game was released earlier this month; interesting to note that not a single female Marvel character made the cut: Meanwhile, Capcom represents three.  Add to that, the only playable female characters on the Marvel side that have been revealed are She-Hulk and X-23, and it’s looking like […]

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TV/Movies & Music

The Walking Dead Panels at the New York Comic Con 2010

Posted  November 28, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Nerd Caliber records and edits the best parts of The Walking Dead panel that took place in New York Comic Con 2010. Check out the creators behind the tv hit as well as what the actors had to say about their roles.

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Interviews

The Newest at Hudson Entertainment!

Posted  November 28, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Old school video game favorites BONK and BOMBERMAN are back and revitalized! We also have a sneak peak into the next big thing in video games: LOST IN SHADOW! Plus a look at BEYBLADE!!!! This was filmed at NYCC on October 2010.

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Artistic Master of Terror: Ben Templesmith

Posted  November 28, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

We interviews the co-creator of the hit graphic novel and movie 30 Days of Night, artist Ben Templesmith. He talks to us about his latest work, Choker, as well as other projects.

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A Look into Argo Comics

Posted  November 27, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

We interview Dan Sehn, the mind behind Argo Comics about mixing drama with superhero action and how his work stands apart from other superhero comic books.This was filmed at the 2010 Big Apple Con in New York City.

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Shapeshifter Comics: Dawn of the Black Age

Posted  November 27, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Nerd Caliber interviews Nicholas Franco and Zach Stella of Shapeshifter comics concerning their latest work “Dawn of the Black Age.” This was filmed at the Big Apple Con 2010 in New York City.

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Con Reports

EXP Con 2010 Review & Pictorial

Posted  November 27, 2010  by  Kenneth Davis

Depending on who you are, the best way for me to describe EXP Con is that it doesn’t offer much, while at the same time having a lot to appreciate. First off, I must applaud the people of EXP Con for promoting this convention very well. From Facebook to message boards to passing flyers at […]

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Another Anime Convention 2010: Video Report

Posted  November 22, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Hide yo wife! Hide yo cosplayers! Sammy Pipeline is back with a video report of Another Anime Convention 2010! Included are some skits from the masquerade and convention life at AAC.

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New York Comic Con Video Report

Posted  November 22, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Missed out at one of the biggest comic book conventions on the east coast? We interviewed some attendees at the New York Comic Con to see what they thought of the event. Included is footage piece together to give viewers a glimpse at what happened (and how crowded) the NYCC event was those three days.

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Cosplay & Style

Compilation of New York Anime Festival 2010 Masquerade Videos

Posted  November 22, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Didn’t go to 2010’s New York Anime Festival and wished you would have attended the Masquerade? Weep no further! Here we have compiled the all the skits performed at this year’s New York Anime Festival 2010. Also included is Uncle Yo’s opening speech which has footage of the cosplay walk-ons included! Uncle Yo’s Opening Speech […]

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Heroic Age New Avengers

Posted  November 18, 2010  by  ravenhaired

This book just isn’t doing anything for me right now.  Like, at all.  And I’m not sure if that’s because of the writing (which isn’t necessarily HORRIBLE, given some of the truly terrible stuff out there), or because the first story arc as a whole, which I like to call “Super Blasty Magic Battle,” didn’t […]

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TV/Movies & Music

Green Lantern Trailer Debuts

Posted  November 17, 2010  by  ravenhaired

The trailer for the Green Lantern movie made its debut last night, and it’s still up on CBR for now.  Judging from the poll results they have on their site, fans aren’t sounding very optimistic.  I’ll reserve judgment until I see it on the big screen, but the CGI costume–particularly the mask–does look a little […]

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Cosplay & Style

Awesome Conventions Coming up in November 2010 in New England

Posted  November 11, 2010  by  E. Ortiz

Click on flyer to see the whole thing. If you are around New England on the weekend of November 20th-21st, you are in luck! For otakus and cosplayers there is Gobblecon coming up! It’s a new con made by fans of the genre and it looks like they put a lot of heart into it. […]

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