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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 […]

13 Things To Do At San Diego Comic Con If You Don’t Have A Badge

13 Things To Do At San Diego Comic Con If You Don't Have A Badge

If you didn’t get tickets to Comic-Con International: San Diego, then you might be in luck. For those of you who are going to be in the San Diego area during Comic Con, there are plenty of things to do without a badge. Kim from Outside Comic Con was nice enough to help me put the following […]

Lion-O Action Figure Prototype Giveaway

Mezco Toyz and MTV aregiving one lucky Twitter follower the chance to win a 20-inch Mega-Scale Lion-O action figure AND an exclusive prototype/test shot of the figure. In order to win, all you have to do is follow@MTVGeekon Twitter and retweet the following:Giving away Mezco ThunderCats Mega-Scale Lion-O to one (1) follower! #MTVGeek RT (copy/paste) […]

Bounty for Thundercats Sword of Omens from Comic-Con

Warner Brothers is giving away replicas of the Sword of Omens at Comic-Con this year and I’m sitting here in NJ getting pretty depressed about it. The swords are made out of aircraft aluminum and are based on the designs from the new cartoon coming out later this month. If the lucky winners decide they […]