Drawn to Comics Podcast | Episode: 9

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On this weeks ep of Drawn to Comics Podcast Russ and Ken chat with Phoenix-based comics self-publisher Wayne Gardiner, creator of Knightingail, The Purifires, and more.  Some may find Wayne's unique approach to self-publishing controversial, but it is undeniably effective.  Hear his origin story as a fanboy, and how early trips to San Diego Comic Con turned him into a mover and shaker in indie comics.

5 reasons why preview night is the best and worst way to kickoff San Diego Comic Con

Every year San Diego Comic Con occupies the convention center with scores of pop culture and comic book fans from across the world. Folks try their luck in lotteries just to get a ticket, but many often vie for the most elite option for SDCC attendees: preview night. Preview night is a fairly common find at comic book conventions, and often entails of limited evening hours for fans to peruse the event the day before it

Nickelodeon 2016 SDCC exclusives are all sorts of awesome

As San Diego Comic Con approaches, tons of retailers push out special exclusives that attendees can buy. Some folks will camp lines for days to get a hold of statues, prints, variants and more. Well, looks like it's time to figure out where to line up for Nickelodeon’s booth (#4113). According to a Tuesday press release, the Nickelodeon booth plans to double down on their appeal to 90's kids with loads of merch from a variety of

San Diego Comic Con 2015 | An Experience

Surviving the maddening H-Hall line, ignoring the trolls and immersing one's self in various fandoms is just the tip of the iceberg at San Diego Comic Con. This year's star-studded event delivered new content, SDCC exclusives, laughs, and a place for cosplayers and artists all over the world to showcase their skills. This was my first time there as Press, and only my second time there over all. I was fortunate enough to attend a few

New Arrow Costume Revealed at SDCC. And It’s Beautiful.

Cosplayers, get ready to add a new costume to your to-make list - We have a new costume reveal! Oliver Queen's suit for season four was revealed this past Saturday at San Diego Comic-Con. Designed by Arrow's costume designer, Maya Mani, it looks like Oliver is ditching the sleeves and opting for more leather. If you're a fan of the New 52 look, this new costume might look pretty familiar to you. I know I am loving this new look and

Guide to San Diego Comic Con 2014

We are about to embark on 4.5 geek filled days of amazing announcements, swag and epic amounts of cosplay. Weather are fighting the long lines at SDCC or watching from afar we have put together a list of resources to help get you around for the next few days. Official SDCC social media: https://www.facebook.com/comiccon https://twitter.com/comic_con Hashtags to follow: #SDCC #SDCC2014 #SDCC14

Dark Horse Releases First Wave of San Diego Comic Con 2014 Exclusives

July means the most anticipated event of the year in pop culture is just weeks away! As we rapidly approach the doors opening to the world on July 23, Dark Horse announces the first wave of 2014 SDCC exclusives, available in the expanded Exclusives Store at booth #2615! Dark Horse has produced more items than EVER for this year’s show, as well as secured a few other extremely limited edition items from our partners! The list can be

Diamond Releases the 2014 San Diego Comic Con Exclusives

  Diamond Comic Distributors is offering 22 extremely limited PREVIEWS exclusives for this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego (July 23-27), including comics with custom covers that celebrate San Diego, an X-Men comic with a Days of Future Past Minimate cover, and the first PREVIEWS exclusives for San Diego from DC Comics and DC Collectibles! Comic con attendees will be able to preview the items at the Diamond PREVIEWS booth #2401 and purchase from retailer booths on the show floor. The