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”

5 Fandom Friday

My Favorite Conventions Today’s 5 Fandom Friday topic is the 5 conventions you’ve been to or wish to attend. The very first convention I ever attended was Star Wars Celebration. I took my brother for his birthday and it opened a whole new world for me. I’d never been to a con before that. IContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

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”

Episode 8: Love in Alderaan Places

New Episode: Starring: Liz Tailor and Michael Mulligan (@MulliganMichael Clothes: Liz – Vintage Poster Racerback Tank from Her Universe, Star Wars Han and Leia Earrings from Little Shoppe of Hodge Podge Etsy Shop Michael: For more information on Michael’s cosplay contact him on Twitter @MulliganMichael Click for more information on the companies we partner with andContinue reading “Episode 8: Love in Alderaan Places”

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!”

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

Tip #2: DO NOT plan to eat at the Javits Center. It is important for you to know that not only is the food at the Javits not incredibly delicious, it’s also not incredibly cheap. It’s the opposite of cheap. It cost an arm and a leg and unless you are smack in the middleContinue reading “Surviving New York Comic Con”

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”