Events

Culture: Epic Games Is Giving Away 100 Million In “MegaGrants” For Game, Media, Film & Creators

Epic Games has announced a new grant giveaway, Megagrants, with 100 million in funding available for “creative, noteworthy, and innovative projects built in and around Unreal Engine or projects that enhance the open-source 3D graphics ecosystem .” The grants will range between $5,000 and $500,000. The Grants are available for Creators of all types: GAME …

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Hanging with creative mastermind Ron English (Toy Fair 2019)

Ron English Art- Gotham Geek Girl – (Toy Fair New York 2019) I had the opportunity to hang with creative genius Ron English at this year’s North American International Toy Fair at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Ron had a huge setup at the Toy Tokyobooth where he discussed his collection, collaborations, his own unique characters and his Delusionville (rock-opera) CD …

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Con Review: DunDraCon 43

DunDraCon as managed to keep going strong for 43 years, with the latest one taking the San Ramon Marriott by storm over President’s Day weekend. With a plethora of tabletop games old and new alike, what did the convention hold for attendees? Although the convention may be named for Dungeons & Dragons, there was far …

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Gallery: Katsucon 2019

Katsucon is an annual three-day anime convention held during February at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. It is traditionally held in February over Presidents Day weekend and was previously held in various locations around Virginia and Washington, D.C. Location: National HarborOrganized by: Katsucon Entertainment, Inc. Gallery Follow Katsucon to see all the …

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Event: GHOSTBUSTERS FAN FEST Announced

Wizard World has announced a new event, GHOSTBUSTERS FAN FEST. The new fan fest will take place at Sony Pictures lot in Culver City, CA on June 7 and 8. There is not a lot of information on the event yet, other then we can expect film screenings and guest stars such as Dan Aykroyd and Ernie …

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BAM: The Black Comix Expo 2019

On Sunday I attended The second annual Brooklyn Academy of Music’s (BAM) Black Comix Expo!!! Co-presented by BAM and the Black Comics Collective this free day-long event featured over 20 comic exhibitors, an immersive AfroFeminism VR experience, an Afrofuturista panel discussion featuring black women in sci-fi, workshops, and a cosplay showcase! The expo continues to bring together comic book artists, …

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Culture: SoCal Cosplay Photographer Allegedly Admits To Hiding Camera In Changing Room

According to TwinGalaxies, well-known cosplay photographer Michael Benedict has allegedly admitted to hiding camera in the changing room of a studio he uses, and illegally recording people. See for yourselves and make your own conclusions: The photog was Michael Benedict. A well known photog in the socal cosplay scene…Why it’s so important to always take …

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BAM: The Black Comix Expo and the importance of The Black Comics Collective

Art by Akinseye Brown/ Sokoya Productions The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s (BAM) Black Comix Expo returns this Sunday (February 10th) for an eventful showcase celebrating comic writers and illustrators of color. Co-presented by The Black Comics Collective, this free event will feature over 20 comic exhibitors, an immersive AfroFeminism VR experience, an Afrofuturista panel discussion, children’s art workshops, a superhero …

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