Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Tabletop Games and RPGs Day Two

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Tabletop Games and RPGs Day...
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Day two of the Reaper Paint & Take booth was a whole different animal than Friday’s slow trickle of interested novices … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Smash Con Finals

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Smash Con Finals
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The finals for Smash Con went by ridiculously quickly, mostly due to the player’s speed in the game. As I watched some of the final matches, all I could think was, ‘Man, the characters on the screen look cracked out.’ … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Kid Con

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Kid Con
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Kid Con was a special area set up on the north side of the convention center that was specifically designated for geeks of that magical age group that got most of us started in geekdom. The area began with arena for robotic demonstrations and competitions which were always crowd-pleasers. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Stephen Amell and John Barrowman

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Stephen Amell and John Barrowman
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Having since joined the Arrow bandwagon—better late than never, friends—I was considerably pumped to see that the show’s hero and villain would be making a back to back panel appearance. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: George Romero Panel

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: George Romero Panel
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The panel on the work of George Romero was stationed by longtime and dedicated fans, as well as creative in the world of zombies:  author Sean Hoade of Las Vegas, local writer/musician Craig Nybo, and local novelist/graphic novelist Carter Reid. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Hello, Sweetie! Podcast

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Hello, Sweetie! Podcast
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The ladies of Hello, Sweetie! Podcast have certainly come a long way since we spoke to them last. I was stoked to see that, not only had they received their own panel at Comic Con, but as individuals sat on several other panels each, cementing their authority on all things nerdtastic. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Cosplayers – Erick Van Uitert, Daniel Gray & Breanna Wiggins

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Cosplayers – Erick Van Uitert,...
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Here’s something fairly exclusive to the 21st century – professional cosplayers. These are folks, mostly women, whose whole livelihood is based on dressing up as comic book, movie, TV, cartoon, and video game characters, and showing up at events like Comic Con. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Film Festival

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Film Festival
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For folks who wanted to get away from the hustle and bustle of Comic Con and sit in the dark for eight to ten hours, the Salt Lake Comic Con Film Festival was up and running at the Gateway Megaplex all three days of the convention. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Battlefield Live

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Battlefield Live
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Jeanie Burdie and her family take the looming threat of a zombie apocalypse seriously. So seriously, in fact, that they founded Battlefield Live, a mobile laser tag arena dedicated to helping civilians deal with the living dead. … read more

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Tabletop Games and RPGs Day Three

Salt Lake Comic Con 2014: Tabletop Games and RPGs Day...
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Phil Kilcrease has been publishing games locally under the 5th Street moniker for a number of years, and he makes his passion for board games known through his gregarious attitude and extreme enthusiasm. … read more