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Aurora Rise Benefit Event with Steve Niles and Matt Fraction

We all know the tragedy that struck Aurora Colorado just a little over a week ago.  Many people have been asking how they can help and now the comic book community is showing they are one great community.  Some of [...]

July 31, 2012 Reviews
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Amazing Spider-Man Stand Up to Cancer T-Shirts

LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is proud to collaborate with the upcoming Columbia Pictures film, The Amazing Spider-Man™, for a line of special co-branded t-shirts.  Launching May 18th, and just in time for the movie’s summer [...]

June 19, 2012 Reviews
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Got Time For a “Quickie” With Phoenix Jones? (That Came Out Wrong)

I could almost make a career out of writing about Seattle’s Phoenix Jones this week. A new “villain,” Rex Velvet, released a video taunting the Rain City Superhero. Then Phoenix was mixing it up with protesters in an effort to [...]

May 3, 2012 Reviews
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Villain Calling Out Phoenix Jones Might be Least of His Problems

Am I really reporting on this? Don’t worry, there is an even more shocking accusation further down. So this time around, the internet has deemed this “newsworthy?” Okay, here we go. I am sure you have probably heard of Seattle [...]

May 1, 2012 Reviews
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ECCC Live Art Event 2012!

This year’s Emerald City Comicon was quite a convention, but if you just couldn’t get enough of the goodness, there were also a variety of after hours events around Seattle as well. My favorite after hours function was the Official [...]

April 3, 2012 Reviews
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DC Entertainment Announces “We Can Be Heroes”

Today DC Entertainment announced they will be joining the fight against hunger in the Horn of Africa.  The world’s greatest superheroes, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg are calling you to action with this campaign, [...]

January 23, 2012 Reviews
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We All Can be Heroes (and Villains)!

Sometimes you hear a story and it just warms the cockles of your heart. I know this story warmed mine right up. Heroes and Villains is a comic book shop in the Tucson, AZ area that has partnered with Diamond [...]

January 13, 2012 Reviews
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Drawing For Toys Event To Raise Toys And Money For Toys For Tots

Once again the holiday season is upon us and that means that the Sacramento Comics Creator Group and other comic book artists from around California will once again gather to put their talents to work for the annual “Drawing for [...]

December 12, 2011 Reviews
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Women of Wonder 2011

On October 30th for the past six years and in three cities across the nation, Women of Wonder has been raising money and awareness about domestic violence. Dressing up as the amazonian princess may not be your idea of  helping [...]

October 30, 2011 Reviews
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Tucson’s Heroes and Villains Charity Auction

Arizona’s Heroes and Villains is doing more than reading about heroes. The Tucson-based comic shop has announced, via press release and its Facebook page, it will be holding its annual charity auction in support of homeless children. All proceeds will go [...]

October 13, 2011 Reviews
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In The Name Of Charity

Almost a year ago, I  posted about a situation that hit very close to home and how wonderful Susan G. Komen was to help out my family.  I immediately became a supporter of the organization she is with as they came [...]

August 8, 2011 Reviews
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Captain America Launch Party at AZPCM

The Arizona Pop Culture Museum kicked off it’s week with a Captain America Launch Party.  With superheroes and cosplayers alike showing up there, it was something to behold.  There was WWII Captain America, Scarlett Witch, Moon Knight, Punisher, Rogue, Jubilee, [...]

July 21, 2011 Reviews
Brieanna’s PCC 2011 Experience

Brieanna’s PCC 2011 Experience

Sooooo, I couldn’t very well go to SDCC without giving you an update on PCC!  Everyone I know was giving their updates so I thought I’d hold off til the next big one.  Here is my re-cap of Phoenix Comicon [...]

July 18, 2011 Reviews
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Breitweiser’s Auction Wonder Woman For Charity

Ever want to buy Wonder Woman? What if it was for a good cause? Acclaimed comic book artist couple Mitch and Bettie Breitweiser are auctioning off a 9×12 original ink illustration of the classic hero, as drawn by Mitch, to [...]

June 8, 2011 Features, Reviews
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Kapow! Announces Comic Creator Charity Lunch!

With less than five weeks to go, Kapow! Comic Con keeps piling on the great reasons to go, and this latest announcement is no exception. For £300 (all of which goes to charity) six lucky fans will have the chance [...]

March 8, 2011 Reviews