Changes are headed to Phoenix Comic con this year. The large volunteer community needed to help make the convention run smoothly will now have to join a non-profit social club before being considered for a volunteer position. According to Matthew Solberg, convention director of Phoenix comic con, the changes stem from problems with some volunteers not showing up for their positions and abusing their access to the convention. In a long-winded email about the changes being made to the volunteering process, he cited how many conventions are downsizing and losing money.
It also states that their current volunteer program was flawed, grossly disorganized, [...]
Here’s some of the coolest cosplay we spotted at Grand Rapids Comic Con this past weekend!
The 2016 Grand Rapids Comic Con wrapped this past weekend, and a good time was had by all who attended. Grand Rapids Comic Con got its start in 2013, and has seen steady growth since. This year was no exception as thousands of attendees packed the DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids. There were plenty of collectibles, great cosplay, and a fantastic atmosphere, making the trip a great experience. Here’s how I spent my weekend at Grand Rapids Comic Con.
We arrived on Friday, which was the first day of the con, just before it opened. Maria and I picked up our press passes then hit the main floor to check out the layout and placing of the celebrity guests. My first major [...]
Cosplay at this year’s Wizard World Chicago Comic Con was incredible this year! I think this was the most cosplay I have ever seen at a Wizard World Comic Con! I was disappointed that we did not get to see the cosplay competition because I am sure it was mind-blowing. I took as many pictures as I could and I still did not scratch the surface of the cosplay that was present. What I love about the cosplay at this convention, is that young and old, families and friends, every fandom you could imagine come together to enjoy each other. Here are a few of our favorites:
As a newer [...]