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Someone Wore A Hulkbuster Costume To Comic Con, And It Was Awesome

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 10.12.2015 | Entertainment

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A Handy Beginner's Guide To Surviving Comic Con

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.12.2015 | Comedy

Many of those who attend San Diego and New York Comic Cons are new to the experience. It can be overwhelming. Your minds will definitely not know...

11 Women Share How Cosplay Empowers Them

The Huffington Post | Tiara Chiaramonte | Posted 10.12.2015 | Women

For the ninth year in a row, Comic Con set up shop in New York City. The convention, which took place in New York from October 8th to 11th, celeb...

The 12 Most Unreal Costumes At Comic Con, And The People Behind Them

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.16.2015 | Comedy

The costumes at Comic Con are often so impressive that you don't even notice them. You simply don't believe they are as good as they ar...

ComicCon Returns to New York

Tom Falco | Posted 10.09.2015 | New York
Tom Falco

It's that time of year again in New York, if you see Batman or one of the Ninja Turtles or Walking Dead heading down the street, it's not early trick-or-treaters, it's the crowd headed to the Jacob Javits Center for New York ComicCon, the annual fall ritual around these parts.

Helpful Tips for a Comicon First-Timer

Erik Sharkey | Posted 07.06.2015 | Entertainment
Erik Sharkey

It's that time of year again--the San Diego Comicon (SDCC)! The "Woodstock for nerds," it's the event fans anxiously await every summer.

Fandom Power as Seen by Uncle Louie

Uncle Louie | Posted 06.28.2015 | Entertainment
Uncle Louie

Fandom, what does that even mean? To what extent does a fan have to be fanatic enough in order to be considered part of a fandom?

Tyler Rush Connects Cosplay, Rope Bondage, Geeks and Kink

Matt Baume | Posted 06.11.2015 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

How did Tyler Rush go from being a shy, introverted nerd to an adult film star? Surprisingly enough, the nerdy passions that once isolated him wound up pushing him into the spotlight where he overcame his inhibitions.

There's Nothing Weird About Being A Comic Con Geek

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 10.09.2014 | Science

Comic Con will descend on New York this weekend, and we're here to set the record straight about the sci-fi geeks who will show up for the event. I...

3D Lytro Illum Photos: Awesome Costumes at Pax Gaming Convention

Mike Sternoff | Posted 10.31.2014 | Arts
Mike Sternoff

Lytro pictures are interactive photos built for the web. The camera incorporates a new technology known as light-field photography.

Comic Con 2014: Amended Schedule

Spencer Green | Posted 09.27.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

12:30pm - MEETUP: The People Who Hated the Last Episode of Lost Meet the People Who Are Still Upset Over Ben Affleck as Batman, and Hug

Sexual Harassment At Comic-Con

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 07.28.2014 | Entertainment

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very re...

I'm With Stupid: Saving Me From My Suspect Cycling Skills

Todd Hartley | Posted 09.25.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I want to take this opportunity to wish my mother, who turns a year older today, a very happy birthday, although I fear she won't have one.

The Best Cosplay From Comic-Con 2014 So Far

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.26.2014 | Entertainment

It's only Day 3 of San Diego Comic-Con, but the convention has already blessed us with so much. There was a really happy Benedict Cumberbatch, a hilar...

Sex, Drugs and Superheroes at Comic-Con International: San Diego

Savas Abadsidis | Posted 09.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Savas Abadsidis

David Reddish knows superheroes. And sex. And drugs. So much so that his book Sex, Drugs and Superheroes has served as a de facto gay guide to Comic-Con International: San Diego. On the eve of this year's Con, I spoke to David about what he loves, what he hates and what to do if you visit.

Songbirds and Superwomen

Graham Milne | Posted 08.31.2014 | Books
Graham Milne

Emmie Mears has been searching for superwomen her entire life.

This Tiny 'Predator' Will Kill You.. With Cuteness

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 05.29.2014 | Comedy

The latest incarnation of the iconic film villain "Predator" is about a fraction of the size of the old one and has a new weapon in its arsenal that A...

Star Wars Endures: May the 4th Be With You. Always.

Edward Headington | Posted 07.08.2014 | Los Angeles
Edward Headington

The French have accused Hollywood -- and the United States by extension -- of culture imperialism from time to time but let's face it. You just can't keep good 'ol American pop culture in the armoire anymore.

Why 'Star Wars' Matters

Troy Campbell | Posted 07.01.2014 | Entertainment
Troy Campbell

On "May the Fourth Be With You" Day, droves of Americans will dress up and celebrate, and I will be one of them.

Who Wore It Better: These Anime Characters Or Their Poser Humans?

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 04.08.2014 | TV

Anime fans are a devoted bunch, showing up to anime conventions en force to profess their deep, deep love for the animated art form -- a style that fo...

Mardi Gras: The Chewbacchus Parade and Midori Tajiri-Byrd, Krewe Of P. U. E. W. C.

Kenny Klein | Posted 04.21.2014 | Entertainment
Kenny Klein

Midori is captain of the Mystic Krewe Of P. U. E. W. C. (People for the Inclusion of Unicorns, Elves, and Winebots in Chewbacchus), a sub-krewe of the Chewbacchus parade made up of, you guessed it, unicorns, elves and winebots. Here are some things Midori and I discussed.

Inside A Growing Subculture Where Costumes Are A Way Of Life

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.05.2013 | Arts

The world of cosplay -- "costume play," for the uninitiated -- is as nebulous as it is distinct. The concept is easy enough to understand: humans dres...

Still Need Halloween Inspiration?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.31.2013 | Weird News

For the first time ever Geeks are Sexy made its way to MCM London Comic Con. You might not look as awesome as some of these cosplayers, but these ...

LOOK: The 'Sexiest And Most Talented' Female Cosplayers

Posted 10.23.2013 | Miami

When the New York Post published a scathing critique of cosplay -- calling enthusiasts "weird" and "confused" -- Miami-area cosplayer Jonathan Stryker...

NYCC '13: 71 Reasons Cosplay Is For Everyone (PHOTOS)

Adam Clement | Posted 12.16.2013 | Entertainment
Adam Clement

Reporting from the show floor at this year's New York Comic Con this past weekend, I arrived at the Jacob Javits Center dressed in a cosplay of my own (my second go as Scott Pilgrim) with my barely-cutting-it-for-camera-quality iPhone in tow to capture just how diverse an otherwise minority obsession has become. Because whether you believe it or not, it's not just a hobby that enables us to be anyone -- it simply is for everyone. Here's why.