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Fan Fest Chicago

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
Fan Fest Chicago

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
Fan Fest Chicago

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
Fan Fest Chicago

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
hollywood

Comic Booked Goes to Hollywood!

(We keep our ear to the ground regarding the most anticipated films)   Marvel Bails? If the reports are true, tickets for this year’s San Diego Comic Con sold out faster than.. well, faster than anyone expected. Fans thought they [...]

March 12, 2015 Movies and TV
star Wars Rebels

Star Wars Rebels: Vision of Hope

  Reviewing a show targeted to the younger set can be difficult. Since I basically breathe all things Star Wars, the task is a little easier: it was part of my childhood so I try to bring that kid that’s [...]

March 6, 2015 Movies and TV
star Wars Rebels

Star Wars Rebels: Call to Action

Star Wars Rebels shares one important thing with the original trilogy that was lacking in the prequel films: the Empire. Sure, it’s kind of cool watching armies of droids take on armies of clones, but nothing quite penetrates our psyche [...]

March 6, 2015 Movies and TV
star Wars Rebels

Star Wars Rebels: Rebels Resolve

The penultimate episode of the first season of Star Wars Rebels begins, like many of the episodes this season, with an action scene meant to please fans of the original trilogy, wherein a memorable moment or situation from those films [...]

March 6, 2015 Movies and TV
star Wars Rebels

Star Wars Rebels: Fire Across the Galaxy

It all comes down to the season finale. The story is simple, but how it affects the characters, not to mention how it changes the status quo of this series, is not. This finale is just about perfect. It has [...]

March 6, 2015 Movies and TV
Cluttered Corner

Cluttered Corner: Unboxing Loot Crate January 2015

Welcome to the inaugural video for Cluttered Corner, my new Youtube channel. You can check out all my videos here, but this is my first one that I actually put together. I subscribed to Loot Crate for the January 2015 [...]

February 26, 2015 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
anime milwaukee

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
Star wars

Marvel Preview: Star Wars Movie Adaptations

Relive the Original Marvel STAR WARS™ Adaptations With Remastered Graphic Novels in 2015!  New York, NY – December 16, 2014 – Next year, the original Marvel Comic adaptations of the iconic Star Wars trilogy return for new, oversized graphic novels [...]

December 27, 2014 News
Star Wars

Marvel First Look: Star Wars #1

If you have seen the awesome new trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, then you are probably really excited about new Star Wars stuff. With the license for Star Wars comic books coming back to Disney/Marvel Comics from Dark [...]

December 5, 2014 News
Star Wars

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Analysis

When the teaser for Star Wars: The Force awakens, Comic Booked published a very short article about it.  But, as was done across the country, the trailer lends itself to repeat viewings and intricate analysis, despite it being merely a [...]

December 4, 2014 Movies and TV