What is Cosplay is not Consent?

Some of you–living under a rock–may not be familiar with the term cosplay. If you still haven’t heard of this term in one form of media or another, hop over to our cosplay article to get a real quick primer. Go ahead…we’ll wait… Ok, now that you are a cosplay aficionado, you’re ready to graduate. […]

The Top 10 Reasons why most Comic Conventions are not profitable.

You want to start your own comic convention? Before you do read our Start Your Own Comic Convention tips. There’s a reason why most Comic Conventions are not profitable, poor planning. It’s easy to spend money, it’s harder to make money. More importantly it’s harder to make money when you are overspending on everything for […]

How do I start my own comic convention?

Thinking about taking the jump and starting your very own comic convention? Here are a few things to consider before taking the plunge. Where will I hold the comic convention? Keep in mind one of the biggest costs in running a convention is securing the actual venue where it will be held. You’ll want to […]

How do I plan for a comic convention?

So, you’ve heard about comic conventions in the news or seen them on TV? Want to get in on the excitement? Want to unleash your inner geek outside of your 9-5? Well a comic convention might be just the ticket. Thing is, there is a little prep work that goes into getting ready for a […]

What is there to do at a Comic Con?

So, you’ve heard about a comic con and what it is. Now you want to know if it’s worth going to. Here is a short primer of fun stuff to do while visiting your favorite comic convention. Browse lots of cool stuff: There will be tons of unique items to buy! Typically thousands of comics, […]

How do I get free admission to a comic convention?

At first glance, you might say, nothing in life is free. Well that’s sort of true. If you are looking for an inexpensive (and typically FREE) way into your local comic convention, look no further! Yes you heard that right, completely free admission! Well, it is contingent on your willingness to volunteer. You see, each […]

What is Cosplay?

Have you ever heard the term Cosplay and said to yourself, what is that? If you are a cosplayer, the term is just second nature. If you are not, it’s alien and other worldly. In the simplest definition cosplay means Costume Play, which is the art of dressing up in your favorite costume. Typically, cosplay […]

What is a Comic Con?

For anyone that is a comic convention veteran you already know the answer to this age old question. But for the uninitiated, this is a legitimate one. A Comic Con or more formally a Comic Convention is a gathering of people from a certain geographic region that congregate to share their love of everything pop […]