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Open Thread for October 13!

By SparkLifeOctober 13, 2014
"Nacanaca and I went to an art museum in New York City and saw this weird oil painting by Jeff Koons. You can't tell from the picture, but it's actually about nine feet tall and fourteen feet wide; which is pretty big. It was actually... More  →
Open Thread for October 13!
I Got 3D Scanned at Comic Con So I Could Become a JEM FIGURINE and Make Out With He-Man

I Got 3D Scanned at Comic Con So I Could Become a JEM FIGURINE and Make Out With He-Man

By Janet ManleyOctober 11, 2014
When I heard New York Comic Con would have a 3D scanning booth that makes miniature figurines of your cosplay, I JUMPED ON MY HORSE IN MY JEM ATTIRE AND RODE OUT INTO THE STREETS CRYING, "THE BRITISH ARE COMING! THE BRITISH ARE COMING!"It is not every day you have a chance t More  →

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Ready for Third Base, and My BF Is Frustrated

By kat_rosenfieldOctober 10, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, My boyfriend and I are college seniors in a long-distance relationship. He's a sweet, thoughtful, intelligent guy, and I'm a sweet, intelligent, thoughtful girl, and we've been dating for over three years now, and we're deeply in love, and we both appreciate The... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Not Ready for Third Base, and My BF Is Frustrated

REJOICE: The Great J.K. Rowling Twitter Mystery Has Been SOLVED!

By Chelsea DaggerOctober 10, 2014
If there's one thing we're bad at, it's deciphering riddles (and also constructing basement time machines from melon balls and industrial strength wood glue, BUT THAT IS A STORY FOR ANOTHER DAY). So you can imagine our frustration when on Sunday, J.K. Rowling tweeted anMore  →
REJOICE: The Great J.K. Rowling Twitter Mystery Has Been SOLVED!

A Heartbending Farewell to The Legend of Korra at NYCC

By Eric GrundhauserOctober 10, 2014
For twelve years the Avatar team over at Nickelodeon have been Bending the elements and our feels. First with the O.G. team of Avatar Aang, and currently with Avatar Korra's steampunk crew, whose adventures are coming to end this year with the newly premiered Legend... More  →
A Heartbending Farewell to The Legend of Korra at NYCC

GUESS WHAT?! The Friday Awards ARE BACK!!!

By Renda DingOctober 10, 2014
Did seeing this post title make you go like this? Or this? OR EVEN THIS? Hold onto your seats and keep your socks secured, Sparklers, because THIS IS NOT A DRILL. Believe it or not (by which I mean totally believe it), after a brief... More  →
GUESS WHAT?! The Friday Awards ARE BACK!!!

Amazing and Astounding Cosplay From New York Comic Con

By Josh PeriloOctober 10, 2014
The Big Apple's big con keeps getting bigger every year, and we're here to cover it all for you! And where there's a con, there's cosplay. NYCC sure didn't disappoint in that department. Here's a quick glimpse of some of the coolest costumes we've seen so far. More  →
Amazing and Astounding Cosplay From New York Comic Con

That Time My Dead Battery Ruined My Life PART 2

By SparkLifeOctober 10, 2014
The following post is brought to you by our sponsor, the tablet Microsoft Surface, which boasts baller battery life.  Have you ever had your entire life ruined because of a battery going dead at just the wrong moment? WE HAVE. Here is PART TWO of... More  →
That Time My Dead Battery Ruined My Life PART 2

George Clooney Wins New York Comic Con

By Ryan BrittOctober 10, 2014
A double panel on Thursday at New York City Comic Con featured teasing tidbits about two hotly anticipated Disney Studio films; the animated Big Hero 6 and the live action Tomorrowland. And though we were given insight into both films there was one moment that... More  →
George Clooney Wins New York Comic Con