Interview with Artist Peter Smith When it comes to art, Peter Smith has pretty much done it all. He’s interned at Marvel; he’s worked at Disney; he’s taught art; he’s been a tattoo artist; he does commissions, from Batman to Pluto. Now, he’s creating his own comic book called the Chronicles of Zelaria. I sat down with Peter to talk about his education, his career, and his new comic book, and to ask him what advice
Anime Expo returned to the Los Angeles Convention Center earlier this month for its 27th year, and it looked like the gargantuan event was trying to tackle the difficulties of being “America’s Largest Anime Convention”, while still trying to provide their attendees with the biggest and best time possible. While the pure size of the convention alone makes it rather unwieldy, Anime Expo 2018 appeared to make a conscious effort to improve the attendee's quality
Every year, the great city of Los Angeles brings us all sorts of different forms of entertainment from around the world. With Anime Expo having just ended, we at Geek News Network are now raising our light sticks and turning up the volume for some of our favorite kpop artists at this year's KCON in LA, August 11 and 12. For those of you who have never heard of KCON, allow me to open my
Watch out all of you convention lovers in Las Vegas, Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con is coming at you fast! Having been to many of these conventions I absolutely love the atmosphere and fun that is had at the Amazing conventions. Amazing Las Vegas is looking like it is going to be a fantastic convention this year with an awesome lineup of highly talented guests. From film actors and comic book artists to anime and
Another Year, Another Con Well, MegaCon 2018 has come and gone, and for the fifth year, I managed to survive. The older I get, the more of a triumph it is to type that sentence. However, you didn’t come here to read the lamentations of a rapidly aging nerd; you came to live vicariously through said nerd and learn if maybe you should take the time and spend the money to make the trek to Orlando
Another summer, another fun-filled weekend at Phoenix Comic Fest, formerly known as Phoenix Comic Con. Hundreds of visitors, from in-state and out-of-state, rushed through the doors of the Phoenix Convention Center to take part in one of the largest conventions on this side of the country. From that very first day, we were thrilled to see the vendor hall bustling with excited guests, as well as the amazing celebrities that joined in on the activities
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All-Star Lineup of Nine Japanese Anime Song Performers Will Take Over L.A.’s Microsoft Theater on July 4th, 6th, And 7th Anisong World Matsuri and Anime Expo 2018 (AX) have announced the complete lineup of anisong artists for this year’s live concert series at downtown Los Angele’s Microsoft Theater. The three-day music festival will be held in conjunction with AX 2018, the largest celebration of Japanese pop culture in North America, held July 4 – July 8 at the Los Angeles