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New York Comic Con

These Two Girls Rocked Comic Con With 'Let It Go' Lip Sync

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 10.14.2014 | Teen

These two preteen girls went to New York Comic Con in cosplay finery Sunday, but they didn't expect to be on stage themselves. Before the start of ...

New York Comic-Con 2014: 3D Printing and DIY

Nell Minow | Posted 10.14.2014 | Entertainment
Nell Minow

Comic conventions these days can sometimes feel weighed down by big corporate conglomerates. What began 50 years ago as hundreds of fans trading comic books in a hotel suite are now high-profile events with massive displays and presentations .

The Online 'Firefly' Game Will Include Tons Of Amazing Interviews

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 10.11.2014 | Entertainment

The upcoming "Firefly" online-role playing game will feature 14 interviews with all of the original cast. News of the bonus content broke at the s...

Livestream: All 3 Channels of New York Comic Con + The NYC Premieres of Lars Von Trier's Most Important Film & Sonwden Doc Citizen Four

Michael Vazquez | Posted 10.10.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Today the Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comic-Book, Pop-Cult explosion-slash-promotional orgy that is Comic Con begins its annual four-day Operation: Occupy Javits, and this weekend NYCC screens the best film of the year, while the NYFF screens one of the most anticipated docs of the year.

Big Hero 6 Hopes to Make Big Splash in the Big Apple at This Year's New York Comic-Con

Jim Hill | Posted 10.08.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Big Hero 6 tells the story of Hiro Hamada, a 14 year-old genius who specializes in robotics. Hiro, his older brother Tadashi and their aunt Cass live together in a city that is also something of a mash-up.

6 Reasons To Check Out NYC's Smallest Comic-Con

Eric Larnick | Posted 03.26.2014 | New York
Eric Larnick

This Saturday, the New York City comics community descends onto a gathering that is proudly proclaiming itself the "smallest Comic-Book Convention ever in the smallest comics store in the world."

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.

Andy Campbell

You Won't Believe What This Stormtrooper Says About Our Troops

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.14.2013 | Weird News

The government shutdown didn't stop for New York Comic Con -- and neither did we. Captain America, Princess Leia and too many iterations of Batman ...

Which Cosplayer Wins?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.14.2013 | Weird News

With New York Comic Con happening, and Halloween fast approaching, people everywhere are scrambling to get their costumes together fast. If you're hav...

The Chronic Rift Spotlight: Mary Lynn Rajskub & Cast Mates on Dirty Work

Dan Persons | Posted 01.29.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Hey, how about following along with a crime scene cleanup crew as they tidy up the site of a grisly murder and find a few unexpected surprises? Sounds like fun! Or creepy. Or disturbing.

Barry Levinson on The Bay: Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2012

Dan Persons | Posted 01.24.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Barry Levinson managed to teach everyone how effective the found-footage technique can be when it's used as a tool and not a crutch. Somebody had to.

WATCH: Kate The WASP At Comic Con

Posted 10.23.2012 | Comedy

Comic Con was a few weeks ago (the New York version, not the California one), and in addition to about a billion nerds, Kate the WASP (a.k.a. comedian...

Cinefantastique's New York Comic-Con 2012: Bill Plympton

Dan Persons | Posted 12.18.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Just because last year saw the publication of a mammoth retrospective of his work, that doesn't mean cartoonist Bill Plympton is putting away his pencils just yet.

Cinefantastique's New York Comic-Con 2012: Red vs. Blue's Matt Hullum & Kathleen Zuelch

Dan Persons | Posted 12.17.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Red vs. Blue, the first machinima (animation created with video games) series to get mainstream attention, is now also the longest-lived, wrapping up its tenth season of playing around in the Halo universe this November.

David Lohr

The Walking Dead: Secrets Revealed At 2012 New York Comic Con (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.15.2012 | Weird News

NEW YORK -- Comic book enthusiasts, writers, illustrators, celebrities and some 115,000 attendees gathered this weekend in New York City for the seven...

Cinefantastique's New York Comic-Con 2012: Makeup Effects Artist Rod Maxwell

Dan Persons | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

The organizers of the youth-targeting, anti-smoking organization The Truth know their audience. They've created a tie-in mobile game, Flavor Monsters,...

Andy Campbell

Sci-Fi Speed Dating SCANDAL (Plus Comic Con Photos)

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.16.2012 | Weird News

Real-life dates can break real-life hearts. Sci-Fi Speed Dating was a hit for self-proclaimed geeks and nerds at New York Comic Con this year -- 20...

Cosplay Wolverine Plays Fruit Ninja

Posted 10.15.2012 | Weird News

Great costumes are part of the fun at New York Comic Con, but it looks like one guy actually found a practical application for his get-up. Keith Ly...

Lots of Colorful Characters at NY Comic Con

Tom Falco | Posted 12.12.2012 | New York
Tom Falco

Comic book characters, popular cartoon stars and all sorts of movie figures have taken over the Jacob Javits Center for this weekend's New York Comic Con. The huge glass structure on the Hudson River has never been so full of excitement.

Stan Lee: Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2012

Dan Persons | Posted 12.14.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

I was one of those lucky enough to get a few minutes with Stan Lee, and was able to get some insight into his newest project, the web video channel "Stan Lee's World of Heroes," as well as a benchmark on how he regards his side-career as a big-screen actor

Cinefantastique's New York Comic-Con 2012: DC Comics' Dan DiDio on Django Unchained and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Dan Persons | Posted 12.14.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

While at New York Comic-Con, I got a few minutes with DC co-publisher Dan DiDio to ask him about the motivations for this new project, and also threw in a question about the new, animated adaptation of Frank Miller's revolutionary Batman: The Dark Knight Returns.

Comics: From Web to Print

Elaine Lee | Posted 08.22.2012 | Books
Elaine Lee

As it is with rock gods, so it is with creators of web comics. Writers and artists, who, in an earlier day, would've been paid a fee for pages printed in a physical book, now give away their work online.

Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2011: Joe Cornish on Attack the Block

Dan Persons | Posted 01.02.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Joe Cornish's Attack the Block is neatly pulled off with a surprising bit of depth, and worth checking out on its homevid release.

Cinefantastique's New York Comic Con 2011: Death Valley

Dan Persons | Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

MTV's making a big pitch to get back into the genre game. Death Valley is a gory/funny exploration of what happens when the undead decide to emigrate en masse to Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley.

WATCH: 'Robot Chicken' Panel At New York's Comic Con

video.adultswim.com | Posted 12.21.2011 | Weird News

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