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Gallery 2 of 2016 MomoCon Cosplay by Bentpic5!

Posted May 31, 2016 by Bentpic5

This is the second of five MomoCon cosplay galleries in our photo coverage of Atlanta’s 2016 MomoCon from Bentpic5, featuring 90+ photos of awesome cosplays you could have seen this year. To see the first gallery of cosplayers at the con held at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta over Memorial Day weekend, click on MomoCon 2016 Cosplay. We are also […]

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Wizard World Returns to Streets of Philadelphia

Posted June 20, 2014 by Shawn Proctor

Yo, Philadelphia! The Doctor is in! The countdown is over and Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con is finally here. With convention season in full swing, the final touches are probably already on your best cosplay, whether that be something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue. (In case you’re going with X-Men: Days of Future […]

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Review: Rhode Island Comic Con 2013

Posted November 5, 2013 by Rodney Brown

Like any two-year old, Rhode Island Comic Con is experiencing growing pains. But this past weekend it proved itself to be a beautiful baby comic convention, with a broad appeal to attendees outside the comic book world. Mind you, the con took place despite the best attempts by fate to disrupt it. On Friday, the […]

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Rhode Island Comic Con 2013 Cosplay Gallery!

Posted November 4, 2013 by Rodney Brown

Check out your Editor in Chief’s cosplay shots from the biggest little comic convention on the East Coast, Rhode Island Comic Con — set to hit around 50,000 attendees in just its second year.

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Lando Drops Hint About Possible New Star Wars Series

Posted November 2, 2013 by Rodney Brown

During a Q&A panel at Rhode Island Comic Con today in Providence, R.I., Billy Dee Williams himself let slip some news (OK, some hints at news) about what may be a new Star Wars series that doesn’t seem to be on the radar. In response to a question from the audience about some of his […]

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New York Comic Con 2013 Cosplay Gallery!

Posted October 29, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

Check out KBV Photography‘s cool collection of photos of cosplayers from New York Comic Con 2013!

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New York Comic Con 2013 – Sunday Cosplay Gallery

Posted October 29, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Our fourth collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2013 is up! These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2013! You can view our Thursday collection here! And Friday’s collection here! And Saturday’s collection here!

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New York Comic Con 2013 – Saturday Cosplay Gallery

Posted October 24, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Our third collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2013 is up! These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2013! You can view our Thursday collection here! And Friday’s collection here!

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New York Comic Con 2013 – Friday Cosplay Gallery

Posted October 22, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Our second collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2013 is up! These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2013! You can view our Thursday collection here!

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New York Comic Con 2013 – Thursday Cosplay Gallery

Posted October 20, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Our first collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2013 is up! These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2013! You can view Friday’s gallery here!

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Ani-Mia’s Silk Spectre Cosplay – Emerald City Comicon 2013

Posted March 8, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Bill Hinsee Photography met up with popular cosplayer Ani-Mia and took these awesome shots of her Silk Spectre (Sally Jupiter) cosplay. For those unfamiliar with the character Silk Spectre, she was one of the main characters in the Watchmen movie and graphic novel. These shots were taken at the Emerald City Comicon 2013.

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Check Out SUBJECT 5 CON!

Posted February 4, 2013 by Ashphord Jacoway

The creators  of  Subject 5, a web series about five people with special powers who have been kidnapped, programmed and trained as assassins, are hosting their own smaller, similar version of Comic Con. It will showcase artists and industry speakers in the  world of anime, horror, animation, sci-fi and “live” entertainment such as Richard Epcar (Legend of Korra, Robotech) and […]

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What Other Conventions Can Learn From Arisia 2013

Posted January 29, 2013 by Kelley Griffin

I’ve been going to cons for a few years now and I’m happy to say that Arisia is my new favorite con. Why? Let me count the ways. Arisia caters to an older generation of fans. That’s not to say that there weren’t young people there, but it seemed that this con in particular was […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 Cosplay Picture Collection

Posted November 23, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our entire collection of pictures of the attendees, cosplayers and items taken at the New York Comic Con 2012 are now available here for you to see! Each picture you click on it will take you to a different part of our collection. Let us know your thoughts in our comment section. Featured image taken […]

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Oni-Con 2012 Review

Posted November 5, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Oni-con returned to Galveston, TX this year at the Galveston Island Convention Center. It is the convention’s ninth year and took place on October 19-21, 2012. The gulf coast and beach make this Texas anime convention unique. I was especially excited over having the Earthbound Papas return as guest of honor this year since I […]

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Oni-Con 2012 Cosplay Gallery

Posted November 4, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Check out Photographer Angelwing‘s amazing collection of cosplayer pictures at Oni-Con 2012. Oni-Con was an anime convention that took place in Galveston, Texas this past October. [nggallery id=141] You can also read Angelwing’s convention report about Oni-Con here!

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New York Comic Con 2012 Cosplay Gallery – Final Collection

Posted October 29, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our final collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Kiera Vallone. Stay tuned for more videos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out Rodney Brown’s NYCC Friday Cosplay Gallery here, Saturday’s Cosplay Gallery here and Sunday’s pictures here! And you can check […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Sunday Cosplay Gallery (Part Two)

Posted October 18, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our sixth collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! This is part two of a set pictures taken on Sunday. These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out Rodney Brown’s […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Sunday Cosplay Gallery (Part One)

Posted October 18, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our fifth collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! This is part one of a set pictures taken on Sunday. These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Rodney Brown. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out Rodney Brown’s […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Saturday Cosplay Gallery (Part Two)

Posted October 17, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our fourth collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! This is part two of a set pictures taken on Saturday. These awesome pictures are taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out Rodney Brown’s […]

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Interview with Jessica Nigri as Mad Moxxi at the New York Comic Con 2012

Posted October 17, 2012 by Ashley Rogers

At the New York Comic Con 2012, we did a video interview with model Jessica Nigri about her cosplay as Mad Moxxi from the popular Borderlands video game series. Included also is a collection of photos of her Mad Moxxi cosplay by photographer Rodney Brown. Check it out! [nggallery id=133]

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Dating Advice From Cosplayers – New York Comic Con 2012 Video

Posted October 16, 2012 by E. Ortiz

On Thursday and Friday at the New York Comic Con 2012, I asked cosplayers what would be their best advice for those that are interested in dating. This is their response:

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Awesome Black Widow Cosplay by Alexia Jean Grey at NYCC 2012!

Posted October 16, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Model and Costumer Alexia Jean Grey created an amazing cosplay of Marvel Comics’ The Black Widow, and photographer Rodney Brown put together this incredible set of pictures taken with her at the New York Comic Con 2012! You can also check out more of Rodney Brown’s photos of New York Comic Con 2012 (And keep […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Saturday Cosplay Gallery (Part One)

Posted October 16, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our third collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! This is part one of a set pictures taken on Saturday. These lovely pictures are taken by photographer Rodney Brown. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out Rodney Brown’s […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Friday Cosplay Gallery (Part Two)

Posted October 16, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our second collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic Con 2012 is up! These are another set of Friday’s pictures taken by photographer Adam Etheridge. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! You can check out our other Friday Cosplay Gallery by Rodney Brown here! [nggallery […]

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New York Comic Con 2012 – Friday Cosplay Gallery (Part One)

Posted October 15, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Our first collection of cosplay pictures from the New York Comic-Con 2012 is up! These are Friday’s pictures taken by photographer Rodney Brown. Stay tuned for more videos and photos of what we saw at NYCC 2012! [nggallery id=129]

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The Cosplay of Anime Weekend Atlanta – The Bentpic5 Collection

Posted October 2, 2012 by Bentpic5

We promised more great Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012 pictures and we have delivered! This awesome cosplay pictorial was taken by none other than Bentpic5 Photography! Don’t forget to check out AydensGrace’s shots of AWA 2012 here too! [nggallery id=120]

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MST3K’s Joel Hodgson and Shout! Factory at NYCC 2012!

Posted October 1, 2012 by Mr. Press Release

Shout! Factory makes its foray at New York Comic Con 2012 with a stellar lineup, featuring a showcase of highly anticipated home entertainment products, exclusives, special signing, collectible giveaways and interactive fan activities at Shout! Factory booth (# 843) throughout the entire convention at the Javitz Center. Fan favorite icons Joel Hodgson (MST3K and Cinematic […]

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DC Entertainment’s National Art Exhibition Lands in New York City to Benefit We Can Be Heroes Giving Campaign

Posted October 1, 2012 by Mr. Press Release

Time Warner Center Hosts “Darkness & Light” Art Tour Featuring DC Comics’ Justice League Inspired Contemporary Art Alongside Powerful Horn of Africa Photos   WHAT: On October 8, DC Entertainment will bring the Darkness & Light: Art Inspired by Heroes & Villains, Hope & Heroism exhibition to New York City. Darkness & Light is a one-of-a-kind art and education tour […]

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The Truth Is Out There: ‘The X-Files’ Star Gillian Anderson Joins Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con

Posted September 25, 2012 by Mr. Press Release

Joins Patrick Stewart, Stan Lee, Eliza Dushku, Michael Madsen, WWE® Superstar CM Punk®, Others At New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, September 25, 2012 – Viewers of “The X-Files” were told to “Trust No One” and to “Deny Everything.”  Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con attendees, on the other hand, […]

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Gam3r Con 2012: Convention Report

Posted September 12, 2012 by Kari Lane

Once a year, nerds/geeks take over downtown San Diego as they flock to Comic-Con.  During the course of the convention, businesses cater to the new crowd in town with themed specials and discounts. There are numerous parties at almost every hour of the day and for many of them, you just have to be at […]

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Otakon 2012 Cosplay Gallery: Sunday

Posted August 1, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Check out Adam Howell of Howell’s Visions Photography awesome collection of Sunday’s cosplay pictures at Otakon 2012! [nggallery id=108]

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Otakon 2012 Cosplay Gallery: Saturday

Posted July 31, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Check out Adam Howell of Howell’s Visions Photography awesome collection of Saturday’s cosplay pictures at Otakon 2012! [nggallery id=106]

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Otakon 2012 Cosplay Gallery: Friday

Posted July 31, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Check out Adam Howell of Howell’s Visions Photography awesome collection of Friday’s cosplay pictures at Otakon 2012! [nggallery id=105]

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Trash Talk: Nerd Caliber versus TMZ

Posted July 22, 2012 by E. Ortiz

If you go on Youtube and start looking for San Diego Comic Con cosplay videos, you will notice two types of coverage. One shows how the art and culture of cosplay is portrayed at the convention. The other is “How did you stuff your tits in there?” That line’s from KaseemG, a popular Youtube comedian […]

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Anime Expo 2012: Convention Report

Posted July 17, 2012 by Kari Lane

Anime Expo this year seemed to fly by! It was my sixth year attending the crazy festivities. The LA Convention Center was overrun with cosplayers, lovers of Anime and the overflow from the X Games. Needless to say, it was a bit crowded inside the convention center and out on the streets. This year AX […]

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REVIEW: Rigamortis: A Zombie Love Story

Posted July 12, 2012 by Kari Lane

The zombie infection seems to have spread to San Diego Comic-Con and downtown San Diego this year. There will be numerous zombie focused panels at Comic-Con and over at Petco park, for a fee, you can participate in the ‘Walking Dead’ escape. Zombie Walk, yet another event, will have the “herd” taking over and they […]

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A-KON 23: The Photographic Adventures of Angelwing

Posted June 20, 2012 by Angelwing

A-kon is the largest anime convention in Texas and takes place in Dallas annually. It has been recognized as the longest continuously running anime convention in North America. The venue for this con was back at the Sheraton hotel in downtown Dallas. We had about a six and a half hour drive leaving in the […]

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BelleChere as Binary from Marvel Comics

Posted June 14, 2012 by E. Ortiz

We interview cosplay extraordinaire BelleChere about how she made her wonderful Binary Cosplay at Granite Comic Con 2012. Marvel Zombies would know that this is the alias Carol Danvers used in the 80s and 90s before she resumed back to Ms. Marvel (and soon now to be Captain Marvel). This was filmed at Granite Comic Con […]

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She-Predator! Winner of Granite Comic Con 2012 Cosplay Contest

Posted June 13, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Nerd Caliber interviews the winner of the Granite Comic Con 2012 Cosplay Contest. Nicole J. created the cosplay of She-Predator Machiko from the Dark Horse Alien Versus Predator comic book series.Check out the amazing video below! If you want to see more of the cosplay contest, click here!

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Granite Comic Con 2012 – Cosplay Contest

Posted June 13, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Nerd Caliber went to the Granite State Comic Con 2012 and we had a blast meeting old friends and seeing some great costumes! Here are some videos we took of the costume contest, who won and some of the costumed attendees.

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Animazement 2012 (Saturday Part One): The Photography of Adam Howell

Posted May 28, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Check out part one of these amazing pictures taken Saturday at Animazement 2012. [nggallery id=87]

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All Five Star Trek Captains to Appear at Wizard World Philly!

Posted May 21, 2012 by E. Ortiz

Sir Patrick Stewart To Attend 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con; Five ‘Star Trek’ Captains Appearing Together For First Time Celebrated Actor Joins William Shatner, Avery Brooks, Kate Mulgrew, Scott Bakula At Star-Studded Event Also Featuring Chris Hemsworth, Stan Lee, WWE® Superstar CM Punk™ NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA, May 19, 2012 – Patrick Stewart, known to […]

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Con Safety 101: Taking Care of Yourself, Your Assets, and Your Sanity

Posted March 22, 2012 by Samantha Cella

Whether a seasoned veteran or fandom newbie, navigating the convention jungle can be a tough task. Fortunately, with a little planning, you can make it from hotel check-in to check-out alive and intact. Taking care of yourself at the event should be your first priority. Consider the 5-2-1 rule. Five hours of sleep, two meals, […]

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FAN:Dom Con Year 2 Review

Posted January 4, 2012 by Kenneth Davis

As I had stated once, it appears new cons are popping up all the time lately. College-based conventions are also no exception. FAN:Dom Con would mark the fourth college based convention I have attended. There was MomoCon which was pretty fun, but felt overly crowded. Kaji-Con had a good start, but was lacking attendance. Then […]

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The Photography of Kiera Vallone: Gobble-con 2011

Posted December 2, 2011 by Kiera Vallone

Gobble-Con 2011 was a nice, low-key event. The staff and volunteers were very friendly, and there was a variety of panels to attend. Since its a small, hotel con – its a great choice for someone’s first convention. Gobble-Con has a lot of potential, and I’m looking forward to it coming back bigger and better […]

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KEN AD Photography: EXP Con IV (2011) Pictorial

Posted November 27, 2011 by Kenneth Davis

I present to you now the incredible photography of KEN AD aka Kenneth Davis of his time at EXP CON 2011. Don’t forget to read his review of the convention here! If you want to contact KEN AD Photography, you can find them here! [nggallery id=18]

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New York Comic Con 2011 Cosplay Gallery (Sunday)

Posted October 26, 2011 by E. Ortiz

Here’s another installment of pictures I’ve taken on Sunday, October 16 at New York Comic Con (New York Anime Festival) 2011. More pictures, articles and footage is coming up! [nggallery id=17]

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New York Comic Con 2011 Cosplay Gallery (Saturday)

Posted October 21, 2011 by E. Ortiz

Here’s the second installment of pictures I’ve taken (with the help of my friend, Vilma Rodriguez) at New York Comic Con (New York Anime Festival) 2011. More pictures, articles and footage is coming up! [nggallery id=16]

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New York Comic Con 2011 Cosplay Gallery (Thursday & Friday)

Posted October 21, 2011 by E. Ortiz

Didn’t I tell you we had more pictures and articles coming up about New York Comic Con (New York Anime Festival) 2011? And this is still just the tip of the iceberg! As we are editing and writing on the rest of the articles and footage, check out my sample of photos from my time […]

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