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Timothy Zahn, Author of Heir to the Empire, Reveals How Much He Knows About Episode VII

By Josh PeriloSeptember 2, 2014
One of the most prolific authors of the Star Wars Expanded Universe sat down at Dragon Con and discussed with us his thoughts on Episode VII, what the "Legends" title means to his work, and his personal theories on how The Force actually works. His ... More  →
Timothy Zahn, Author of Heir to the Empire, Reveals How Much He Knows About Episode VII

The Cast of Adventure Time Talk About Battling The Regular Show and Chillin' in Ooo

By Josh PeriloSeptember 2, 2014
What's better than being transported to the Land of Ooo? Nothing, really. But a close second is hanging out with the cast of Adventure Time! And we did just that at Dragon Con. We got to talk to Jeremy Shada (voice of Finn) Niki Yang ... More  →
The Cast of Adventure Time Talk About Battling The Regular Show and Chillin' in Ooo
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Kelly Sue DeConnick Is "Not Angry" About Controversial Spider-Woman Cover in Our Video Interview

By Josh PeriloSeptember 2, 2014
Arguably one of the most influential (if not the most influential) writers working at Marvel today, Kelly Sue DeConnick gave ONE interview at Dragon Con this year... and it was with The MindHut! The writer of Captain Marvel, Avengers Assemble, and co-creator of Pretty Deadly ... More  →

LGBTQA Characters in YA: Have We Moved Beyond "Best Friend" Territory?

By Josh PeriloSeptember 1, 2014
As much as Dragon Con is about Steampunk and Joss Whedon, it is also about providing a platform to discuss issues, large and small, in the world of literature and pop culture. One incredibly popular annual panel is the LGBTQA in YA Fiction discussion. On ... More  →
LGBTQA Characters in YA: Have We Moved Beyond
Dragon Con Cosplay Overload Video

Dragon Con Cosplay Overload Video

By Josh PeriloAugust 31, 2014
Labor Day is a great time to relax and enjoy a hot dog or two in the park... or YOU COULD HAVE YOUR MIND BLOWN WITH SOME OF THE MOST AMAZING COSPLAY THIS COUNTRY HAS TO OFFER. That's right! We've put together a video of ... More  →

This Year's Dragon Con Could Be Called Deadpoolooza

By Josh PeriloAugust 30, 2014
Dragon Con, the annual pop-culture convention that happens every year over Labor Day weekend, is famous for its over-the-top cosplay. Every year, however, one character seems to break out from the pack becoming that one prom dress that everyone inadvertently wears to the More  →
This Year's Dragon Con Could Be Called Deadpoolooza
Marvel Fumbles the Feminism Ball Again: No Black Widow Movie

Marvel Fumbles the Feminism Ball Again: No Black Widow Movie

By Josh PeriloAugust 7, 2014
Lucy, the butt-kicking action movie about a drug mule who accidentally ingests a powerful substance that gives her access to massive amounts of her brain capacity, opened this summer to a 44 million dollar weekend. One of the biggest openings of the summer! You would think ... More  →

Check Out Entertainment Earth's INSANE SDCC Exclusives!

By Josh PeriloJuly 28, 2014
We all know by now that "exclusives" are where it's at when it comes to toy buying at Comic Con. Well, we got to visit the booth of one of the coolest toy companies today, Entertainment Earth, to check out some of the awesome stuff they were offering that was ONLY available More  →
Check Out Entertainment Earth's INSANE SDCC Exclusives!

An Abundance of Poison Ivys and Harley Quinns

By Josh PeriloJuly 28, 2014
We've been covering cosplay all week from SDCC, and we've noticed two characters more than any other: Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn. And while it is true that we've mentioned this particular character surplus in past trips to other cons, this year the HQs and PIs seemed really More  →
An Abundance of Poison Ivys and Harley Quinns

SDCC's Women of Marvel Panel Creates Mixed Feelings

By Josh PeriloJuly 28, 2014
It had the feel of a party or some kind of awesome get together where everyone was both down for the same cause and also just wanted to celebrate and have a good time. In front of us sat some of the most influential women ... More  →
SDCC's Women of Marvel Panel Creates Mixed Feelings