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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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The End of the Planet… a week later…

Everything that has a beginning must have an end…sayonara Planet…   Interestingly tho, never thought this article would begin – let alone end either…  Con crud, swallowing massive amounts of gum laughing too hard and camera SD card issues almost [...]

March 22, 2015 Cosplay, Features
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Planet Comicon’s Cosplay Day 2 – ON FIRE!!!

Planet Comicon was on fire Saturday – artists were amazing; Ant Lucia, Tommy Castillo, Jeff Moy, Darryl Woods and Reilly Brown to name a few were exceptionally on their A-game.   Writer Sam Humphries was the ultimate favorite (He’s the writer behind the Legendary Star Lord [...]

March 18, 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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Wizard World’s Fan Fest Salutes Chicago – Artists Galore, Comics and more!

First ever Fan Fest Chicago hit the streets this weekend in Rosemont, IL and didn’t disappoint!  Smaller event than the regular Wizard World Chicago but jammed packed with vendors, artists, writers and celebs – everything you would expect of a regular W2 convention [...]

March 13, 2015 Cosplay, Features
Photo courtesy of David Sherman Begg

Things got Steamy in Lake Geneva’s former Playboy Mansion – Geneva Steam Convention 2015

Hugh Hefner planned parties at the ole Playboy Mansion, but nothing like Geneva Steam Convention’s Mid Winter Carnival on 6-8 March!   The first year steampunk convention started off friday with panels, vendors and everything prim and proper – but ended [...]

March 10, 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
Courtesy of Matthew Crowley Photography

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
Rob Liefeld - Deadpool artist with IBOT's Iron America

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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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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