Category Archives: Comic Con

Printable Comic Con Tips and To-Do List – Free Download

Spider-Woman and Venom Cosplay

If you’re old school like me, or you’re concerned about conserving the battery on your smartphone at a convention, then this printable tip sheet and to-do list might be just the thing for you. The free printable includes 11 tips, a pre-con checklist of the supplies you want to bring and sections to track the […]

What Is A Comic Con Panel?

What Is A Comic Con Panel

Comic con panels are a popular and essential feature at most conventions. Con junkies love the opportunity to connect with their favorite writers, stars, and producers and are happy to line up for the chance to do so. Panels at comic book conventions are usually held during the daytime, and the topic of the panels […]

The History of Comic Con

She-Ra Cosplay

Comic Con History In 1964, the first real comic book convention was held in a meeting hall on 14th and Broadway in New York City. While it had a very low budget and an attendance of just 100 people (an absolute failure of a convention by today’s standards), It would also be the first spark […]

How Do Autograph Signings Work?

One of my favorite things about attending comic book conventions is meeting my favorite writers, artists and actors. It gives me a warm tingly feeling inside when I get to tell them how much their work means to me and it feels even better when they appreciate their fanbase. Even though chatting with your heroes is great […]

Holiday Gift Guide For Comic Con Fanatics

Holiday Gift Guide

Since it’s the holiday season, I thought it might be useful to put together a gift guide for that special comic con junkie in your life. The list is split between convention supplies and convention exclusives and features items in everyone’s budget. Let’s get to the goodies! Convention Supplies I’ve covered convention supplies before, so […]