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The Long-Expected Party comes to Maine unexpectedly
WHAT Bilbo Baggins's eleventy-first birthday party, a/k/a "The Long-Expected Party."
| September 21, 2012
Photos: Boston Comic Con 2012
Die-hard fans packed the Hynes Convention Center for the Boston Comic Con on April 21-22, 2012.
Hynes Convention Center | April 21-22, 2012
| April 27, 2012
Photos: Day 1 of SXSW Music 2012
Musicians and fans gather in Austin, TX and get hyped for the SXSW Music festival at the Austin Convention Centeron March 13, 2012.
Austin, TX | March 13, 2012
| March 16, 2012
Photos: Bloodfeast Halloween bash at Machine
Machine hosts the 8th annual Bloodfeast Halloween bash on October 29, 2011.
Machine | October 28, 2011
| November 04, 2011
The dashing pirate of Providence
Casey Dorman of Providence was walking to work on the stone wharfs of Rockport, Massachusetts one day this summer when he crossed paths with Johnny Depp, fresh off another box-office conquest as Captain Jack Sparrow in the latest of the Pirates of the
| September 02, 2011
Photos: Anime Boston 2011
Anime Boston , winner of the Best Nerd Gathering award in the Phoenix Best 2011, takes over the Hynes Convention Center on April 22-24, 2011.
Anime Boston | Hynes Convention Center | April 22-24, 2011
| April 29, 2011
Corsets, goggles, and game geeks in Warwick
Are you an aspiring warlord, dragon slayer or munchkin? Do you find Queen Victoria strangely sexy? Well TempleCon 2011 might be right up your alley.
| January 28, 2011
Photos: Arisia 2011
Sci-fi and fantasy fans attend Arisia 2011 at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel at January 14-17, 2011.
Arisia 2011 | Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel | January 14-17, 2011
| January 21, 2011
UPDATE -- Ashmont Moon Mystery: What about fried turkeys, now?
Peabody Square's Sleeping Moon (which snoozes on the plaza outside the Ashmont T station in Dorchester) is no stranger to festive adornment. The Santa hat...
| January 08, 2011
Photos: New England Comic Con 2010
New England Comic Con at the Hynes Convention Center on October 15-17, 2010.
New England Comic Con, at Hynes Convention Center | October 15-17, 2010
| October 22, 2010
Devil May Cry's Dante gets a makeover
The Devil May Cry trailer that caused all the trouble. Normally, my reaction to a Devil May Cry trailer is, "Mmm. Dante." Because normally, Dante...
| September 23, 2010
Photos: ConnectiCon 2010
ConnectiCon, a multi-genre convention, took place at the Connecticut Convention Center on July 9-11, 2010.
ConnectiCon at the Connecticut Convention Center | July 9-11, 2010
| July 16, 2010
Boston Comic Con 2010: A Venn Diagram of Artists, Storytellers, & Fans
This Spiderman has an important message for cosplayers: stay hydrated! I've considered going to the New York or San Diego iterations of Comic Con --...
| April 12, 2010
Anime Boston '10: Improving!*
The Video Game Orchestra performs a Final Fantasy medley, and composer Nobuo Uematsu makes a surprise appearance Anime Boston, the largest Anime convention in the Northeast,...
| April 05, 2010
PAX East, Day Two: Best Games of All Time + Nerdcore Musical Guests
As I write this, I am waiting for the Video Game Orchestra to begin their set at Saturday night's concert – yes, this blog is...
| March 27, 2010
Photos: Arisia 2010
The 21st annual installment of sci-fi convention Arisia
Arisia 2010 at the Hyatt Regency in Cambridge, January 15-18, 2010
| January 22, 2010
Boston Comic Con & Monster March: this weekend!
Having never been to Boston's Comic Con before, I can't speak to what you should expect -- though their website should do the job for...
| October 23, 2009
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