AnimeNYC Panel Recap: Blerd is the Word: Diversity Means You!

Speakers Hilton George, CEO of BlerdCon, and Frederick Jones, founder of MyFutPrint Entertainment, laid out a grand design for growth in Saturday afternoon’s “Blerd is the Word” panel. The duo captivated a diverse range o...
by Christian Davenport
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AnimeNYC: Anime and Japan Fandom Returns to the Javits Center

Anime NYC has brought back anime and J-culture back to NYC in a big way for it inaugural 3 day convention. By the time City Council member Ben Kellos gave his weebo referential filled speech and handed off the official citatio...
by Kaos Blac
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The Problem With Apu: World Premiere

Comedian Hari Kondabolu is one of the few personalities of South Asian representations in media that has reached a certain level of cultural significance. He is a part of the new wave of actors, comedians, writers and high pro...
by Kaos Blac
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BlackBox Comics: Interview with Scott McDaniel

  Walking the floor at any con can be taxing so I try to find the quite spots to take a breather and regroup. Occasionally when while i’m trying to catch my breath I come across something that I wouldn’t of see...
by Kaos Blac
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From Black Panther to Miles Morales: In Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates and Jason Reynolds

  Marvel has been in a crisis as of late in regards to its response to diversity of its characters. Push back from retailers and fans on either side of the issue – wanting to either keep the mostly male characters of...
by Kaos Blac
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NYCC: The Milestone Universe Returns!

It’s been a long time coming for this announcement but it’s finally here! The Milestone Universe will officially return to comics and will take place on Earth M. Sure it was wayyy back in 2015 when we were first tol...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Robert Kirkman & Lorenzo De Felici Unveil ‘Oblivion Song’!

At a private press event the day before New York Comic Con, Skybound Entertainment revealed their newest upcoming series, Oblivion Song! During this intimate setting we were joined by series co-creators Robert Kirkman and artis...
by InfiniteSpeech
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New Giles Mini Series From Joss Whedon & Erika Alexander

Dark Horse and 20th Century Fox are excited to give Scoobies something fresh to munch on with Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Giles. Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon and Erika Alexander (Concrete Park) unite to pen the ne...
by Eric
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PR: NYCC Launches Puerto Rico Relief Effort With Keanu Reeves

ReedPOP is calling upon New York Comic Con Fans to be the true heroes at this year’s show by donating to a newly created Puerto Rico relief effort. The campaign, in association with Keanu Reeves, Hollywood and Puerto Rican fi...
by InfiniteSpeech
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Not So Secure at Long Beach Comic Con 2017

Conventions in Los Angeles and the LA area have been increasing security over the last few months. Where you’d once have a weapons check if you cosplayed and just a look to see if you had a badge or wristband to enter, no...
by Dr. Bustos
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Ink Stains 98: All Dynamic Special, 5/6, 7

It’s all Alan Light all day! All Dynamic 5/6, 7, plus the Special! All Dynamic 5/6, 7, and All Dynamic Special: 1970 Editor and publisher: Alan Light As I stated in an earlier column or two of Ink Stains, the publisher an...
by kenmeyerjr
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SDCC 2017 Interview With Steven Universe’s Zach Callison

Steven Universe, the show and the titular character, have grown a lot since their premiere in 2013. So has the voice actor of Steven, Zach Callison, who is now an adult playing a young teen instead of still being one. Zach was ...
by Dr. Bustos
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