I Dream of Comic Con

This is the first year in a while that I won’t be attending New York Comic Con. Trust me…I’m aware of all the fun I’ll be missing out on. The great thing about a virtual schedule is that you can over schedule yourself with no problem. So here’s my very busy virtual schedule for NewContinue reading “I Dream of Comic Con”

Once Upon a Comic Con

Stepping off the subway at 34th and Broadway, you can sense in the air that this is not your typical Thursday in New York City. Something special is going on. Those in the know are aware of what that something is. But the lay people of NY may be confused by the sight of Gandalf theContinue reading “Once Upon a Comic Con”

Happy Friday to Ya!

Hope you are enjoying a lovely Friday wherever you are today. I’m in New York about to head over to New York Comic Con. It’s an excellent day for a geek fest and an even better day to laugh. Check out our bloopers from So…This Happened. They’re pretty hilarious!! And let me know how you’llContinue reading “Happy Friday to Ya!”

The Con has Begun!

New York Comic Con is in full swing. Which means that if you are between 30th and 38th Street on the West side of the city then you are probably getting quite the parade of cosplayers right about now. It also means that all manner of nerd royalty has descended on our fair city toContinue reading “The Con has Begun!”

Book Con and A Fight for Life (Part 1)

This past Saturday I was on my way to Book Con and I sent out a tweet “So excited for Book Con #Ilovereading.” I’m happy and minding my own business when a red truck hops the curb on 34th and 9th. He takes out 2 pedestrians standing on the curb and is mere feet away fromContinue reading “Book Con and A Fight for Life (Part 1)”

Aura of the Con

I won’t be at Comic Con till Sunday. Prior commitmets are keeping me from mecca this weekend. But knowing that the con is in town and that I’m not there feels wrong somehow. So yesterday I took a walk on the west side just to be around the essence of nerdom going on at theContinue reading “Aura of the Con”

HAPPY DAY 1 of New York Comic Con

The day has come!!! Have a great first day at NYCC. Make sure to stop by The Nerd Machine booth on the con floor. It promises to be pretty epic! Photo Credit: Nerd Machine Instagram   And let me know what you are up to on Twitter @nerdinthecity. I want to hear all about it!!

Surviving New York Comic Con

With only 2 days to go until the Javits Center opens it’s doors to nerds from all over the world, I thought I’d share a little wisdom I’ve learned from cons past. Tip#1: Walk the path less taken Sure everyone wants to get into the big panels. The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Marvel, etc.Continue reading “Surviving New York Comic Con”

Comic Con Recap

Friday Highlights Today I had the priviledge of running a few panels I would otherwise never have thought to go to. And they were great! -First up was ‘Setting the Score: Composing for Film and Television.’ On the panel was Dino Meneghin, Frederick Wiedmann, Jay Vincent, Kevin Menthei, Matthew Patches and Will Bates. Between themContinue reading “Comic Con Recap”