One of the more interesting interviews I did while at the San Diego Comic Con was talking to the cast from Fox’s upcoming midseason drama “Riverdale.” It’s based on the beloved characters from Archie Comics, but if you were expecting to see a cheesy, charmingly quaint rendition of those iconic characters, think again. If you’ve… Read More “Riverdale” Is Not Your Father’s Archie
The days just before the San Diego Comic Con, for those who are part of the media, can be as stressful and chaotic as the actual convention. Talent booking questions, production issues, last-minute logistical concerns, they all pop up in that day or two before one heads west to the biggest pop culture event on… Read More Adventures In Parenting – My Shopkins Comic Con Experience
Amidst all the DC and Marvel superhero movie news, several films that made good first impressions at the San Diego Comic Con have kind of been lost in the shuffle. I’m here to perform a public service and put one of those movies back on your radar. Because “Kong: Skull Island” looks absolutely bonkers, in… Read More #SDCC – First Look At “Kong: Skull Island”
The big reveal out of #SDCC2016 on Friday was the shocker that the upcoming horror movie “The Woods” is actually a top-secret sequel to the groundbreaking horror movie “The Blair Witch Project.” Lionsgate revealed the surprise as it prepared to screen the film in San Diego Friday night. It’s rather remarkable in this day and… Read More #SDCC – The Woods is actually … a Sequel to The Blair Witch Project!
I had the pleasure of appearing on the CW6 San Diego morning show today to help kick off Comic Con 2016. I showed off a few Convention exclusives that fans and collectors will be dying to get their hands on. The Game of Thrones Night King Silver Edition bust in particular, will be hard to… Read More #SDCC2016 – Chasing The Collectibles
Talk about a gift from the Gods of Nostalgia. Parents, you will soon have a golden opportunity to indulge in a childhood favorite with your kids, thanks to the determination and talent of some Eternia-loving creators. A brand new episode of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe will debut at the San Diego Comic Con… Read More Retrology Lesson: New Episode of “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe” Coming
No matter what your pop culture jam is, The San Diego Comic Con will help you scratch that itch. Case in point: Entertainment Earth just revealed their latest #SDCC exclusive – The KISS UNMASKED 3 3/4 inch Action Figure Deluxe Set. Even though Unmasked is one of the band’s least successful albums, at least from… Read More #SDCCswag – You Wanted The Best, You Got The Best…
Something to ponder if you’re going to San Diego for Comic Con: you don’t actually have to step inside the convention center during the 4-day event to have a grand time. That’s because so many studios and TV networks go all out with interesting, interactive activations and installations. (case in point – the year DC put… Read More More #SDCC Nuttiness – Activations Galore!
I love me some good Comic Con swag. And pound for pound, you will find no greater collection or wallet-draining collectible goodness than at Comic-Con International: San Diego. Every company that makes toys, collectibles or any other type of licensed tchotkes puts out some sort of limited edition goodie at the San Diego Comic Con.… Read More #SDCCswag – Marvel The Collector’s Vault Legends Series