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Final Boston Comic Con 2016 Cosplay Gallery

Posted August 30, 2016 by Rodney Brown

It had to happen — we have reached the final Boston Comic Con 2016 gallery of outstanding cosplayers. The convention that has moved around from facility to facility over it’s lifetime — famously having to relocate from the Hynes Convention Center to the Seaport World Trade Center in 2013 due to the Boston Marathon Bombing. Now it […]

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BCC 2016 Cosplay Gallery 3 From Sunday

Posted August 29, 2016 by Rodney Brown

We are now up to the BCC 2016 cosplay gallery 3 from the last day of the convention. This was the day that rumors really became solid that Boston’s largest comic book convention had been sold to the parent company of Fan Expo. Cosplayers in this gallery include Serena Cosplay, J. Warford, Ember Jay Cosplay, GeezAlize Cosplay, Chris […]

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2nd Boston Comic Con 2016 Sunday Cosplay Gallery

Posted August 27, 2016 by Rodney Brown

The 2nd Boston Comic Con 2016 Sunday gallery bring us up to mid-day at our studio area in the Cos-Space, a room specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station. Cosplayers in this gallery include Brandon the Shapeshifter, Lou Two-Twelve Cosplay, Random Raul, EllyStar Cosplay, Carley […]

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Sunday BCC 2016 Cosplay Gallery Part 1

Posted August 25, 2016 by Rodney Brown

The first Sunday BCC 2016 cosplay gallery starts of our photo coverage of the last day of the convention. It was also the day of the Costume Contest, so there are some outstanding cosplays in these next four galleries.  These photos were taken in the Cos-Space, an area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along […]

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Last Cosplay Gallery from Saturday BCC 2016

Posted August 24, 2016 by Rodney Brown

We’ve reached the last cosplay gallery from Saturday at Boston Comic Con 2016. These photos were taken in the Cos-Space, an area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station. As with the last couple of galleries, these photos taken by both FirstPerson Shooter (me) […]

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BCC 2016 Gallery Five From Saturday

Posted August 23, 2016 by Rodney Brown

As in the fourth gallery, this BCC 2016 gallery five has photos taken by both FirstPerson Shooter (me) and our newest team member, Steven of Prime Cosplay And Photography. These photos were taken in the Cos-Space, an area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair […]

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BCC 2016 Gallery Four From Saturday

Posted August 22, 2016 by Rodney Brown

In this BCC 2016 gallery four from Saturday, we have photos taken by both FirstPerson Shooter (me) and our newest team member, Steven of Prime Cosplay And Photography. He used both his own camera gear and mine at our studio setup in Cos-Space, an area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration […]

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BCC 2016 3rd Saturday Cosplay Gallery

Posted August 21, 2016 by Rodney Brown

While the temperatures outside were much more tolerable on Saturday at Boston ComicCon than Friday, the show floor still got pretty warm and muggy by midday. Those cosplayers in this BCC 2016 3rd Saturday gallery stayed cool, however, as the Cos-Space was always a good five to 10 degrees cooler than elsewhere on the first floor. Included in this set […]

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2nd BCC 2016 Gallery of Cosplay From Saturday

Posted August 20, 2016 by Rodney Brown

The 2nd BCC 2016 gallery from Saturday continues with those shots taken in the Cos-Space, a new area at the Seaport World Trade Center set aside specifically to cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Sith Lantern Cosplay, […]

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1st Saturday Gallery From Boston Comic Con 2016

Posted August 19, 2016 by Rodney Brown

It’s World Photo Day, so what better day to start the the next day’s photos from Boston Comic Con with the 1st Saturday gallery of six. The photos were taken in a new area dedicated specifically for cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station, called […]

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Third Friday Cosplay Gallery From BCC 2016

Posted August 18, 2016 by Rodney Brown

The third Friday cosplay gallery from BCC wraps up the shots from that day. The photos were taken in a dedicated area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station. This room, called the Cos-Space, was where we were set up with […]

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Friday BCC 2016 Cosplay Gallery Part 2

Posted August 17, 2016 by Rodney Brown

This year, Boston Comic Con experimented with setting aside a dedicated area specifically focused on cosplay vendors and local cosplay guests, along with the registration area for the Costume Contest, and the cosplay repair station. This room, called the Cos-Space, was where we were set up with a backdrop from the convention and our studio lights. The […]

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BCC 2016 Friday Cosplay Gallery Part 1

Posted August 16, 2016 by Rodney Brown

Boston Comic Con has come and gone (in more ways than one) and we have the start of probably close to a dozen photo galleries, with this first one from BCC 2016 Friday. In this gallery are Dollilicious, Lady Cels, Brandon the Shapeshifter, Sidekicker Cosplay, Harley Bean Cosplay and ConThem Cosplay, Everyone’s Hero Cosplay and […]

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Fan Expo Parent Company Buys Boston Comic Con!

Posted August 14, 2016 by Rodney Brown

Informa Canada, parent company of the Canada-based growing nerd convention conglomerate Fan Expo has purchased Boston Comic Con, according to sources at the convention this weekend that did not want to be identified. Fan Expo runs Fan Expo Canada, Fan Expo Vancouver, Fan Expo Regina, Toronto Comic Con, and has expanded into the United States […]

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Boston Comic Con Gallery 2015 By FPS, Sunday Part Two!

Posted August 12, 2015 by Rodney Brown

This second gallery of cosplay photos from Sunday wraps up the shoots from Boston Comic Con 2015 by your editor in chief, FirstPerson Shooter. (But stay tuned for even more!) In this set you can find cosplayers like three of the Cosplay And Photography Expo panelists (this Saturday, Aug. 15!), Abby from Human Sushi Cosplay, LuckyGrimCosplay and Glitch […]

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Boston Comic Con Gallery 2015 By FPS, Sunday Part One!

Posted August 10, 2015 by Rodney Brown

Because the costume contest at this year’s Boston Comic Con was held on Sunday. the number of cosplayers that day was larger than a Sunday at most conventions. That means we have two galleries from Sunday, and this is the first of those, taken by your editor in chief, FirstPerson Shooter. Among the many amazing cosplayers […]

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Boston Comic Con Gallery 2015 By FPS, Saturday Part Two!

Posted August 9, 2015 by Rodney Brown

We continue with the photos from Saturday at Boston Comic Con with the second set taken by your editor in chief, FirstPerson Shooter. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case you want to scroll faster than the preset. And to see […]

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Boston Comic Con Gallery 2015 By FPS, Saturday Part One!

Posted August 7, 2015 by Rodney Brown

The 2015 edition of Boston Comic Con is in the record books, and despite a lot of advance talk about the increase in ticket prices, the draw of celebrity guests like Stan Lee brought huge crowds. Here is the first set of photos from the second day of the convention, taken by your editor in chief, FirstPerson Shooter. […]

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Boston Comic Con Gallery 2015 By FPS, Friday!

Posted August 6, 2015 by Rodney Brown

This year Boston Comic Con had it’s best year to date, and despite some difficulties with scheduling and location of events, it was also probably the best managed version in years. Even though there was a lot of foment prior to the show about the increase in price, plenty of cosplayers showed up. Here are photos […]

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Stan Lee’s Presence Kicks Up Boston Comic Con’s Game

Posted August 5, 2015 by Byron D. Zero

Boston Comic Con 2015 has drawn to a close, and this year brought a nice variety of surprises, such as its awesome guest list.  Stan “The Man” Lee was definitely the biggest draw for most of this year’s attendees. Those lucky enough to get a ticket for the event got to be a part of […]

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Boston Comic Con 2014 Costume Contest Video!

Posted September 12, 2014 by Rodney Brown

I admit I have been lax about getting my photos from the 2014 Boston Comic Con Costume Contest posted (mainly due to lighting and color problems) but those same problems (and sound issues on top of it) didn’t stop Emmanuel from creating a 10+ minute video of the amazing cosplayers that entered. Check out the […]

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Skeletor Tickles All The Funny Bones at BOSTON COMIC CON 2014

Posted September 8, 2014 by Paul Stewart

In this video, our boneheaded man on the scene, Unemployed Skeletor, takes on all the cosplayers of the Boston Comic Con 2014.

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Teen Titans Assemble At Boston Comic Con 2014

Posted August 19, 2014 by E. Ortiz

Cyborg and Beast Boy drag Raven all over Boston Comic Con 2014. Can even Raven save them from their mischief? Or will the eternally grumpy Raven leave them to their fates?   Filmed at the Boston Comic Con 2014 Beast Boy is Brian W. Raven is Tatiana A. Cyborg is Kurt B.  

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Boston Comic Con 2014 Cosplay Gallery – Saturday

Posted August 14, 2014 by Rodney Brown

For a second year in a row, Boston Comic Con was held at the Seaport World Trade Center in South Boston. While I have no official numbers yet, it seemed clear that the con set a record, not only for total attendance (after all, it was three days long for the first time) but likely also for single day […]

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Boston Comic Con 2014 Reporter’s Notebook

Posted August 11, 2014 by Rodney Brown

OK, I have said before that the Reporter’s Notebook style article should happen during an event, but, hey, I was tired. That said, below are my impressions of this year’s Boston Comic Con, it’s second at the Seaport World Trade Center in South Boston. Line management and volunteer workforce size has improved, but both still need […]

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Yes, these three perfect dwarves from The Hobbit are women. I had no idea until I told them I was shooting for Nerd Caliber and Thorin said in a very feminine voice, "Oh, that's cool!"
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My Best Cosplay Shots of 2013: Genderbenders and Crossplayers

Posted December 29, 2013 by Rodney Brown

2013 was a very busy year for me for cons and cosplay photography. I was privileged to get to go to cosplay powerhouse cons like Katsucon, Megacon and DragonCon for the first time this year, and managed to take photos of some truly mind-blowing cosplayers and costumes. Starting today I will post a list of […]

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Check Out Cosplayer Raymond Ramos Creates A Near-Perfect BLADE COSPLAY!

Posted August 14, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Unfortunately we missed out on interviewing cosplayer Raymond Ramos about his Bane cosplay that won first place in the costume contest at Boston Comic Con. However, the day before we did get to speak to him about his very detailed Blade cosplay at the Boston Comic Con 2013. If you want to see more of […]

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Amazing FIONNA of Adventure Time Cosplay by Destiny Nickelsen

Posted August 8, 2013 by E. Ortiz

At the Boston Comic Con 2013, we interview cosplayer Destiny Nickelsen about her awesome costume of Fionna, a character from the popular Adventure Time series. We also have a shot of her by photographer FirstPerson Shooter. Check it out! Photo by FirstPerson Shooter

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WINNERS of the BOSTON COMIC CON 2013 Costume Contest!

Posted August 6, 2013 by E. Ortiz

If you are curious as to who won the costume contest at this year’s Boston Comic Con 2013, here are the winners! Photos are by FirstPerson Shooter!

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BOSTON COMIC CON 2013 Cosplay Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter!

Posted August 6, 2013 by E. Ortiz

If you missed the Boston Comic Con 2013, you missed a fun event! Due to the unfortunate events that occurred at the Boston Marathon, the con moved to a new date and location this year. They chose the first weekend of August at the Seaport World Trade Center. Normally, any event that reschedules and moves […]

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SHAO KAHN! Nicole Marie Jean’s Mortal Kombat Cosplay!

Posted August 6, 2013 by E. Ortiz

At the Boston Comic Con 2013, we met with cosplayer Nicole Marie Jean where we talked about her latest cosplay of the villain Shao Kahn of the popular Mortal Kombat series, as well as grabbed a photo with her by photographer FirstPerson Shooter! Check it out! Photo by FirstPerson Shooter

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Boston Comic Con 2013 Announces Guests

Posted November 26, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Boston Comic Con, New England’s biggest and best comic book convention, returns on April 20-21, 2013 to the Hynes Convention Center! Joining us this year is a veritable who’s who of amazing comic creators. The growing list of special guests includes Sergio Aragones, Mark Bagley, Nick Bradshaw, Mark Brooks, Amanda Conner, Tony Daniel, Colleen Doran, David […]

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Hero Envy: Nerd Parody At Its Best!

Posted June 13, 2012 by David Palmacci

Comic nerds all come with the challenge of having many ideas and never implementing a single one. What I admire about Hero Envy is how they’re the rare example of getting off the couch and putting the pen to paper. Hero Envy started as webisodes back in 2005 with a video camera and no money; […]

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A Look At HERETIC CITY Clothing

Posted May 6, 2012 by E. Ortiz

At the Boston Comic Con 2012, we met with the head of Heretic City and interviewed them about their unique style of clothing. Check out their website at www.hereticcity.com

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The Power of Art and Inspiration: Interview with Tofusquirrel

Posted May 4, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Artists can sometimes be a lot like car batteries, when one artist is feeling low on energy another artist can give them a great jump start to get going again. That’s how I felt when I discovered the work of Tofusquirrel. Not to peel open my fruit of personal privacy, but it’s important to write […]

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Cosplay Nation Presents Boston Comic Con 2012

Posted May 1, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Boston Comic Con has come and gone but Cosplay Nation has the power to live (or for others relive) the entire experience. Here is a compilation of footage by Cosplay Nation of the many shenanigans that occurred at the Boston Comic Con. If you want to see more of their work, subscribe to their Youtube […]

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Boston Comic Con 2012: The Art of Mike Maydak

Posted May 1, 2012 by David Palmacci

The team of Dave and Mike interviewed artist Mike Maydak about his unique artwork at the Boston Comic Con 2012.  

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Boston Comic Con 2012: Comedic Adventures of Dave and Mike

Posted April 27, 2012 by David Palmacci

I gave two nerds a mic and a video camera at the Boston Comic Con… what have I done! LOL, seriously, this is a video of two guys who love acting like morons and making fun of the genres they love. This is their fun intro. They will have more “serious” interviews in the days […]

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Boston Comic Con 2012: The Photography of Red Zebra

Posted April 24, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Boston Comic Con 2012 was a fun event for all those that attended. John Riley of Red Zebra Photography was there and captured some lovely pictures of the cosplayers that ventured through the convention. Check out his pictorial below! If you are one of the cosplayers photographed and would like a copy, or would like […]

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2011 Con Circuit

Posted January 20, 2011 by ravenhaired

Here’s a heads-up on some great events happening this year. The second year of PAX East is March 11th to 13th at the Boston Convention Center, and pre-registration is open!  Last year’s PAX was a huge success; if you didn’t get to check it out, don’t let this year’s event pass you by! Online pre-reg for […]

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