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  • 5 panels and events to check out during Anime NYC 2018

    5 panels and events to check out during Anime NYC 2018

    Following a successful debut last year, Anime NYC returns to the Big Apple this weekend for all anime lovers. When it comes to guests, this year's installment features big names in the anime world, including animator Haruki Kashiwakura, singer Hironobu Kageyama, and Crunchyroll co-founder Kun Gao...
  • 5 things you learn at your first LA Comic Con

    5 things you learn at your first LA Comic Con

    As a fan of conventions, I figured I knew what was up when I showed up to my first-ever day at LA Comic Con. And while some things were the same as they are at every comic convention, enough things were different that I’ll be rearranging my game plan for next year. Here are a few notes-to-self we're...
  • 5 reasons to attend LA Comic Con

    5 reasons to attend LA Comic Con

    If you managed to avoid Downtown LA the last weekend of October: congratulations and condolences. In what was both a wonderful and horrible confluence of events, the weekend of Oct. 26 - 28th was both the LA Sports Equinox weekend and LA Comic Con. As a sports-intolerant individual (listen—there are...
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    Team South Korea wins third consecutive Overwatch World Cup

    Team South Korea defeated Team China 4-0 in the Overwatch World Cup finals at BlizzCon to take home the gold medal for the third year in a row. The Korean roster displayed dominance throughout the playoffs, clean-sweeping both Team Australia and Team United Kingdom 3-0 in the quarterfinals and...
  • 5 reasons BlizzCon is one of the best gaming conventions

    5 reasons BlizzCon is one of the best gaming conventions

    It’s that time of year again: Blizzard Entertainment's annual gaming convention has finally returned for its twelfth year in a row, and the festivities are back and better than ever. BlizzCon has evolved into one of the most highly anticipated conventions with a number of activities and exciting...
  • 5 reasons to attend the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo

    5 reasons to attend the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo

    For many Coloradans, the opening of the slopes is one of the most anticipated times of the year, and the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo signals that the wait is almost over. The 27th annual event--taking place Nov. 16-18 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver--offers some of the best deals...
  • Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo returns to the Colorado Convention Center in 2018

    Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo returns to the Colorado Convention Center in 2018

    The Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo is returning to the Colorado Convention Center in Denver the weekend of Nov. 16-18. Presented by Schomp Automotive, the 27th annual Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo will once again offer up to 70% off ski and snowboard gear for kids and adults along with live...
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    5 reasons to attend New York Comic Con

    Since 2006, New York Comic Con has become a monstrous convention for those in love with all things pop culture. In the entertainment industry, big names such as Patrick Stewart, Carrie Fisher, and Adam West have all shown up to meet some of their biggest fans. The comic book world has seen icons...
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    7 best moments from New York Comic Con 2018

    Another New York Comic Con has passed us by. The four-day convention sold a jaw-dropping 250,000 tickets with events all over New York City. With celebrities and surprise events popping up, fans were surprised around every corner. We look at seven great things that happened during New York Comic Con...
  • 5 best New York Comic Con 2018 afterparties you don't want to miss

    5 best New York Comic Con 2018 afterparties you don't want to miss

    New York Comic Con is the one time of year for fans to meet their favorite stars in the pop culture realm. After the doors close, many people will be on their way to their hotels to prep for the next day. Other people will want to continue the celebration into the early morning. Several afterparties...
  • 10 best New York Comic Con 2018 panels to check out

    10 best New York Comic Con 2018 panels to check out

    October in New York City means one thing for many pop culture fans: New York Comic Con. Since 2006, the convention has become one of the hottest things on the East Coast. This year won't be any different with a slew of special panels slated to take place. With so many panels taking place throughout...
  • Everything included with the BlizzCon virtual ticket

    Everything included with the BlizzCon virtual ticket

    With BlizzCon 2018 just around the corner, fans unable to attend the convention in person will be happy to know this year’s event comes loaded with activities viewers can participate in from the comfort of their own home. Like previous years, Blizzard Entertainment is selling virtual tickets on the...
  • Interview: Chris 51 and the celebration of metal with Headbangers Con 

    Interview: Chris 51 and the celebration of metal with Headbangers Con

    There's no denying the appeal of the horror convention. From one end of the country to the other, movie and gore buffs alike come out en masse - many in costume - to get autographs and take photos with some of their favorite actors. From Comic Con to Days of the Dead and so many others, these kinds...
  • 5 best beauty products from KCON LA 2018

    5 best beauty products from KCON LA 2018

    KCON USA took Los Angeles by storm, Aug. 10, bringing Korean culture to the forefront in the most exciting ways. The Los Angeles Convention Center hosted KCON LA 2018, giving us a dose of Korean music, fashion, food and more. While the music scene brought fans closer to their favorite groups, and...
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    5 reasons to go to KCON

    Aug. 10-12 brought “All Things Hallyu” to Los Angeles in one massive wave of excitement. People from all over, crowded into STAPLES Center and the Los Angeles Convention Center to check out the best of Korean culture and possibly get the chance to high five one of their favorite artists. While much...
  • Complete guide to Food Street at KCON LA 2018

    Complete guide to Food Street at KCON LA 2018

    With KCON LA 2018 officially underway, that means the the smells and tastes of Asia are available to Downtown Los Angeles and KCON attendees thanks to KCON and KTOWN Night Market's Food Street.  Related — Watch KCON 2017 attendees explain what K-pop means to them Rolled ice cream, spiral cut...
  • Paul McCartney, Migos and more gather for Capitol Congress 2018; new Motown documentary announced

    Paul McCartney, Migos and more gather for Capitol Congress 2018; new Motown documentary announced

    On Aug. 8, Capitol Music Group held its fifth annual Capitol Congress convention at the ArcLight Theater in Los Angeles, to showcase the company's artists and new projects. Paul McCartney, Migos, NF, Troye Sivan and Lil Yachty were among those who attended the event, according to Variety. In...
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    CatCon Worldwide makes for purrfect weekend in Pasadena

    Bigger and better than prior years, CatCon Worldwide rolled into Pasadena this weekend in purr-fect fashion. Adoring fans came from all over the country, and in some cases world, to hear seminars on feline health, cannabis as an alternative means of treating numerous cat issues like appetite and...
  • CatCon 2018 returns to Pasadena this August

    CatCon 2018 returns to Pasadena this August

    Get ready, Pasadena, because adorable cats and their loving parents are about to invade the Pasadena Convention Center for another year of CatCon Worldwide. The annual event that celebrates all things cats will take place this Aug. 4-5 at the convention center. It will feature more than 17...
  • 11 special guests to meet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    11 special guests to meet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    When San Diego Comic-Con 2018 takes place this weekend, convention attendees will have opportunities to meet some of their favorite celebrities in person. Many actors, actresses, and other stars will visit the San Diego Convention Center to sign autographs and greet fans. Here are 11 special guests...
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