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Wizard World St. Louis – Friday Cosplay, Artist Alley

Wizard World St Louis (http://www.wizardworld.com/home-stlouis.html) opened fabulously with great cosplays, incredible celebrities and comic guests galore!  The charitable organization Gateway Superfriends inhabited the main entrance way and greeted everyone coming into the con enthusiastically – constantly taking pictures with the [...]

May 23, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Anime Central 2015 – Saturday Shashin

2015 Anime Central, the 3rd largest North American Anime convention was held at Rosemont, IL this year – surpassing all expectations and lots of shashin to prove it!!!  Almost 30,000 people came last year – pretty confident this year eclipsed [...]

May 19, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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C2E2 2015 – Comin’ in HOT!!!!

Chicago’s very own C2E2 (Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo) has raised it’s banners again as well as it’s game!   Without a doubt friday night cosplay was hot and heavy and expected to continue skyward all weekend!!!  Cosplay was again [...]

April 25, 2015 Cosplay, Features
motor city con

DC Comics World-Wide Super Hero Gathering

WORLDWIDE COSPLAY EVENT!!!!!! DC Comics/Warner Bros. Consumer Products – getting the Super Heroes together trying to break records – BRILLIANT!!!    Wonder Woman, Superman, Super Girl, Batwoman, Batman, Green Lantern, The Flash, Green Arrow and so many more Super Heroes [...]

April 20, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Costumers With A Cause – Cosplay at Volo Auto Museum

On 29 March, 2015, Costumers With A Cause (Midwest) President Scott Whipple and Volo Auto Museum teamed up and provided an incredible day of Superheroes and Princesses for Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin residents to enjoy with a portion of the [...]

April 2, 2015 Cosplay, Features
motor city con

Chi-Fi at Palmer House – Bertha would be proud!

When Bertha and Potter Palmer created the fantastic hotel (originally. the 1st Palmer House was built as a wedding present for Bertha), little did they know it would become a haven for Chicago’s very own Chi-Fi (an all fandom convention)! [...]

March 25, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Planet Comicon – Cosplay Shangri-La Day One!!!

Planet Comicon, Kansas City’s fabulous comic convention rocked it friday!  Cosplays and intense costumers filled the halls and brought down the house!  So much creativity in Kansas – always breath-taking!  Iron Brothers of Topeka represented in their Marvel Iron Man, [...]

March 15, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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NWI Comi-Con 2015 – ‘All About the Cosplay’

NWI Comi-con year 2 was off the charts!!!   Over 3,000 attendees came to Schererville, Indiana this weekend to find out if the con’s promise to provide a fun, reasonably priced family friendly event was true!!!    No surprises here [...]

February 25, 2015 Cosplay, Features
Yourminicon

2015 Military History Fest – historically accurate cosplay costuming

Halo, World of Warcraft, Assassins Creed, G.I. Joe, Captain America among the very many – all follow in the footsteps of reality and actual bloodshed.  Military History Fest/Reenactor Fest is where Illinois honors such history and displays it proudly.  This [...]

February 3, 2015 Features
Yourminicon

Convention Gallery: Arisia 2015 – Boston, MA

Arisia 2015, Boston, Massachusetts Boston, you hosted the Patriots and Arisia in the same weekend – and won at both!  Arisia 2015 was held at the downtown Westin and hosted a myriad of genres.  It was advertised as a science [...]

January 29, 2015 Features
Yourminicon

Convention Gallery: YourMinicon – Meriden, CT 17/18 January 2015

Yourminicon, Meriden, Connecticut Welcome to a new feature here on Comic Booked where our very own cosplay enthusiast, Jen, will travel to conventions around the country and bring you the coolest costumes and personalities. Meriden CT hosted a great little [...]

January 22, 2015 Features
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Re;Ma!- Otakon 2013

And it’s only one dollar. Yes, for my third year in a row, I went down to Otakon in Baltimore, MD, and while it was packed to the gills with over 34,000 attendees, it was worth it. Throughout all of [...]

August 18, 2013 Features, Reviews
Young Justice's Blue Beetle and Miss Martian

Sakura-con 2013 Saturday Cosplay

As a teenager, I hated Easter weekend. It meant that while my hyper-religious family spent three days honoring Jesus’ resurrection, my friends were at Anime Boston. They would come home on Sunday for Easter with their families, but that wasn’t [...]

April 2, 2013 Reviews
wolverine season 1

NYCC: Marvel Season One Round-Up

At SDCC last year Marvel Comics announced a series of graphic novels that will concern the origins and first adventures of your favourite Superheroes, we have had the Fantastic Four, Doctor Strange, Ant Man and Spider-Man amongst others. Now it [...]

October 13, 2012 Reviews
The Wake

NYCC: Vertigo Announces A New Series From Scott Snyder

“Beneath the surface, set amidst the claustrophobic yet beautiful and sweeping ocean-scapes, a discovery is made that will reveal a secret mythology. Full of suspense and horror, THE WAKE is an underwater sci-fi epic like none other.” Hot on the [...]

October 12, 2012 Reviews

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