Friday 06th March 2015,
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Mighty here, Mighty there, Mighty Con is everywhere!

The sun was completely gone – It was too freakin’ cold to play – so I went to Mighty Con – to look for comics that snowy Saturday!   I talked with Art and Gabo, I sat with some artists (a few) [...]

March 5, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Zombie Apocalypse hits Chicago – Mayhem!!!

World War Z hits the midwest during Chicago’s Zombie Apocalypse last weekend!  Newspapers claimed it was similar to 6 other Walker Stalker event sightings  witnessed in cities around the country; Dallas, Orlando, Boston, San Francisco, Atlanta and New York/New Jersey. [...]

March 2, 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
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Gardens and Gears Steampunk Faire – Milwaukee, WI

Historic Mitchell Park Domes hosted their 2nd Steampunk Faire – Gardens and Gears on 22 February, 2015.  Despite Polar Bear Plunge weather, Wisconsinites (and steamers from surrounding states) arrived to display their Steampunk gear and gadgets while adorned in incredible [...]

February 24, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Chicago’s Adler After Dark embraces cosplay

Cosplay returned to Adler Planetarium this year – bringing Chicago’s biggest costuming groups with their fantastically fabricated costumes and creative cosplays matching the theme of the month – Revenge of the Geek Chic.  Revenge of the Geek happened 19 February 2015 at [...]

February 21, 2015 Features
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ANIME MILWAUKEE 2015 – COSPLAY MENAGERIE

The largest Anime convention in Wisconsin, Anime Milwaukee, was ‘on’ full force all the way to closing time Sunday at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI!  Fun, popular, all age friendly event displaying great vendors, colorful cosplays and Kigurumi’s running around en [...]

February 19, 2015 Features
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Steampunk Cosplay – Circle City Aerodrome Lands at Columbia Club

(Steampunk cosplay conventions are usually named invasions, which are generally held by an Aerodrome, or particular/specific group or club of steampunks.  They are creative events, sometimes immersion – allowing character development and imagination to prevail) Shocking news:    Indianapolis – [...]

February 17, 2015 Features
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LUV TO THE ARTISTS WHO INSPIRE COSPLAYS – Favorites from Wizard World Madison

Artist Alley – best part of the con!  LUV the guys that bring us vivid eyefuls of Deadpool antics, harried damsels in distress saved by Superman, amazing fighting teams in Armored Forces, Powder Puff pizazz and or the artist that [...]

February 13, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Madison, WI wowed Wizard World!!!

WIZARD WORLD MADISON – HUGE HIT!  Wisconsin cosplay conventions are growing fast!  Michael Bellow’s Milwaukee Comic convention Fantasticon 2014’s incredible success was soon followed by Wizard World’s amazing showing this past weekend.  The con had wonderful artists and vendors and [...]

February 10, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Wizard World Madison 2015 – Massive Media Welcome Party 5 Feb

MONSTROUS PARTY WIN – WIZARD WORLD!!! Wizard World put on a massive Media Welcome Party shin-dig in Madison 5 Feb. Cosplay, interviews, celebs, photo-ops! Party ‘On Wisconsin!’ To celebrate the launch of Wizard World Madison 2015, they held the party [...]

February 8, 2015 Features
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Mid-Winter Gathering – Friends of the Faire

Bristol Renaissance Faire ‘Friends of the Faire’ met 31 January, 2015 for fine food, roasts and toasts, vendors, medieval joking and historic cosplay at the Kemper Center and Durkee Mansion in Kenosha, Wi.     Jacks Cozy Cafe located in Kenosha, [...]

February 5, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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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
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Cosplay Fun at Chicago’s Anime Uchi-Con 2015

Anime Uchi-Con = free fun in Chicago.     Thank you University of Chicago Japanese Animation Society for putting on the best free one-day convention I’ve ever seen!  If you pre-registered you even got a color con badge – wish [...]

February 2, 2015 Features
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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
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Convention – C2E2 Chicago Heroes & Villains Party

Geek Bar Chicago hosted the first 2015 Pre-party for one of Chicago’s biggest comic book conventions – C2E2.  Heroes from the local cosplay area were called to assist Geek Bar Chicago in eating free food and meeting great artists on [...]

January 26, 2015 Features