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PAX, PAX, and Even MORE PAX News!

PAX Prime is in full swing here in Seattle, Washington. This year I am trying a new strategy to cover PAX. I have accepted the fact that there is no possible way to see everything at PAX, so I’m not [...]

September 1, 2012 Reviews
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Brian Michael Bendis Comes Out of Con Retirement (For One Hour)

To the sadness of many comic fans, it is well known that Brian Michael Bendis has retired from convention appearances. Bendis cited the massive amount of time that conventions take away from his busy creation schedule as the main reason [...]

August 22, 2012 Reviews
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‘Plants vs. Zombies’ Sequel to Debut in Spring 2013

PopCap Games‘ delightfully addictive video game, Plants vs. Zombies, is getting a sequel–set to debut next spring!  Plants vs. Zombies is a fun game in which players set up various plant defenses to take out attacking hordes of zombies.  PopCap [...]

August 20, 2012 Reviews
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Preview: Steve Thomas’ “POSTALGIA” Opens at Ltd. Art Gallery

Ltd. Art Gallery is precisely targeted at a smart, geeky, pop culture and art loving audience — and for that we should all be grateful! The wonderful gallery space in Seattle’s vibrant Capitol Hill neighborhood looks out onto Pike Street, [...]

July 27, 2012 Reviews
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Start Planning Now: GeekGirlCon 2012 Programming Announced

GeekGirlCon 2012 is less than a month away! For those who might not know, GeekGirlCon is an organization “dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the contributions of women in all aspects of geek culture.” Last year they held their very first [...]

July 18, 2012 Reviews
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Sneak Peek Preview: “Between Heaven & Hellboy” Art Exhibit

A few months ago I was at a live painting event and one of my artist friends, Xaiver Lopez Jr., brought up the idea of putting on a comic book character themed art exhibit. I (of course) thought that this [...]

July 12, 2012 Reviews
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Rex Velvet Interrogates a Superhero in his Latest Video

Rex Velvet, the real life “super villain” who has previously announced his hatred of real life “superhero” Phoenix Jones in a few entertaining and well produced YouTube videos, has released yet another video today! Rex Velvet can be seen in [...]

May 23, 2012 Reviews
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“HEY GEEK GIRL!” Art Exhibit Opening

The HEY GEEK GIRL! art exhibition opened this weekend at Ltd. Art Gallery in Seattle, Washington. The show is guest curated by author, journalist, crafter, and goddess of geekiness, Bonnie Burton. HEY GEEK GIRL! showcases the work of over 25 [...]

May 7, 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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ECCC 2012 Cosplay Image Gallery

Every year I attempt to see everything and go to as many panels at the Emerald City Comicon as possible, but no single person can ever see it all. The convention is huge, with a reported capacity crowd of 18,000 [...]

April 2, 2012 Reviews
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Oni Press at ECCC 2012!

Just in case you were unaware of the masses converging on Seattle this weekend, it’s OK. It’s just nerds and other comic enthusiasts attending this years Emerald City Comic Con. Below is a full schedule for every Oni Press event, [...]

March 30, 2012 Reviews
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Emerald City Comicon 2012 Preview

For one weekend each year, Seattle becomes the epicenter of the comic world. That time is upon us, as the premier Pacific NW comic and pop culture event, the Emerald City Comicon, takes place this weekend (March 30th – April [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews
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Dark Horse Comics at Emerald City Comicon

All you Comic Booked fans headed to Emerald City Comicon this weekend listen up! Our friends over at Dark Horse Comics released its panel schedule and they have some great stuff to look forward to! With creators such as Steve [...]

March 28, 2012 Reviews