Tag: San Diego Comic-Con

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EXCLUSIVE: Ashley Eckstein on the geek girl fashion show she's launching at San Diego Comic-Con

If you like to wear red, blue and yellow to show your love of Superman, then Ashley Eckstein may want you in her fashion show.

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A Look at New York Comic Con 2012, in 9 photos

It took San Diego Comic-Con a whopping 35 years to reach an attendance of 100,000 convention-goers, but scrappy New York Comic Con (NYCC) achieved it in a mere six. Now in its seventh year, NYCC is back, with fantastic giveaways (I’ve got comic books aplenty), terrific demos (I got my hands on a plethora a videogames—a plethora, I tell you), and much, much more.

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8 Contests–and Prizes–You Can Win at New York Comic Con

Almost every geeky convention you can attend has a costume competition, and New York Comic Con (NYCC) is no exception. But that’s not the only event at NYCC (which will be held from Thursday, October 11 through Sunday, October 14) where attendees can potentially win fabulous prizes.

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Doctor Who’s Matt Smith Defends Little Girl (and the Entire World) at San Diego Comic-Con

After three years plus several specials of fawning over David Tennant’s version of the Doctor in Doctor Who, I admit that I wasn’t immediately bowled over by Matt Smith’s performance. But his youthful take on the 11th iteration of the character slowly won me over, and by the end of Smith’s second season, I thought I would need a dose of methadone to keep me going until the the next season, in August 2012.

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7 Secrets of San Diego Comic-Con’s Success

With 130,000 attendees in 2011, San Diego Comic-Con International (SDCC) is currently one of the United States’ largest conventions, one that boosted San Diego’s economy by $193 million.

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