LBCC 2016: DC Rebirth Panel
On Saturday Dan Didio (Co-Publisher DC Comics) hosted the DC Comics Rebirth panel at Long Beach Comic Con. It was a nice small intimate panel with Scott Lobdell (Red Hood and the Outlaws), Brett Booth (Titans), Jimmy Palmiotti (Harley Quinn) and Jonboy Meyers (Teen Titans). Dan wanted to get a... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con 2016: Cosplay Photo Parade
Over the weekend the Long Beach Comic Con was back in town and it was one of the busiest ones yet. There were tons of venders and has one of the largest artist alley area around. One of the things that is always fun is the cosplay that the... Read more
Darwyn Cooke Tribute LBCC 2016
Losing Darwyn has been a very difficult thing for the comic book industry. His talent was immeasurable  and his loss is great because there were so many stories that he still was going to tell but sadly we will never get to enjoy them. Not only has his passing... Read more
Long Beach Comic Expo 2016
The first of two Long Beach Comic Con’s, the Long Beach Comic Expo kicks off the convention season. The expo is becoming more like the regular fall show and less like a more intimate smaller convention that it started out as. While I still love the show(s) and it... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con 2015 Impressions
Over the weekend the Long Beach Comic Con 2015 was back in town for its fall show and it seemed that attendance was larger than last years show. The show has been steadily growing each year in both the fall show and the spring expo event. This year there... Read more
WonderCon 2015: Artists Alley
One of the things that I love most about WonderCon in Anaheim is the fantastic artist alley that they have. This is the third year that WonderCon has been in Anaheim and each year it seems that there are more talent that the show draws. Having the show in... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con Expo Mike Kunkel Panel
There were some great panels that the Long Beach Comic Con Expo had at this last weekends show but one of the ones that was my favorite was the Mike Kunkel panel. Mike is the creator of Herobear and the Kid and has also done a number of Kickstarter... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con Expo 2015
Over the weekend the Long Beach Comic Con Expo was in town and this was the biggest expo yet. Moving to the huge arena at the Long Beach convention center this marked the continuing expansion of the spring expo event. This was the second year that the expo was... Read more
Long Beach Comic Con 2014
Long Beach Comic Con was back in the southland over the weekend and I was able to attend both Saturday and Sunday and this years show was a big improvement over last falls so-so showing. They have some really top line names this year including Mike and Laura Allred,... Read more
Have Comic Conventions Jumped The Shark?
One of the dirty little secret of “comic conventions” bubbled to the surface on the internet over the past few days fueled by a story by Denise Dorman the wife of Dave Dorman who is probably best known for his Star Wars covers at Dark Horse Comics. She spilled... Read more