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    Photos: Day three of Anime NYC 2017

    For three days, Anime NYC brought some big names in the anime scene to the Javits Center. Sunday was the curtain call for the 2017 installment, and folks wasted no time in finding some great last minute deals in the expo hall. Over the summer, Viz Media announced the English dub cast for Terra...
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    Photos: Day two of Anime NYC 2017

    "Gimme a sec, guys. I've waited eight years for this," stated comedian Uncle Yo while taking a selfie before Anime NYC's Masquerade Ultra Deluxe on Saturday. For the NYC resident, this was the end of his farewell tour, which started earlier this year at MAGfest and worked its way to AnimeNEXT. After...
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    Photos: Day one of Anime NYC 2017

    For years, folks in and around New York City wished for another amazing anime convention to return to the region. Fortunately, Greg Topalian, who founded New York Comic Con, and Peter Tatara, who helped run New York Anime Festival, heard everyone's call. On Friday, the first ever Anime NYC kicked...
  • Anime NYC panels worth checking out

    Anime NYC panels worth checking out

    The inaugural Anime NYC arrives to the Javits Center this weekend, and anime fans in the area can't wait to be a part of the first major anime convention in the Big Apple since New York Anime Festival. Over 15,000 people are slated to show up for the three day event, which will feature anime guests...
  • Denver Comic Con 2018: Tickets now on sale for the seventh annual convention

    Denver Comic Con 2018: Tickets now on sale for the seventh annual convention

    It is time once again to gear up for Denver's annual celebration of fandoms. Denver Comic Con will take over the Colorado Convention Center June 15-17, 2018 for another year of geeky celebration. Tickets are now available right here on AXS. This year, DCC will be using AXS' Flash Seats system, which...
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    Photos: Day four of New York Comic Con 2017

    All good things must come to an end. On Sunday, the final day for the 2017 installment of New York Comic Con was filled with people looking for last minute deals on the show floor. Sunday was also Kids Day, which meant a ton of kids were in the area dressed as their favorite superhero. Many of the...
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    Photos: Day three of New York Comic Con 2017

    Since 2014, the Eastern Championships of Cosplay at New York Comic Con has been a major proving ground for cosplay on the east coast. For the past two years, the contest has been a part of the global Crown Championships of Cosplay, which brings together cosplayers from around the world to compete...
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    Photos: Day two of New York Comic Con 2017

    Don't worry if you see The Punisher or Sailor Moon walking through Manhattan this weekend. New York Comic Con 2017 is underway, and yesterday, day two of the convention, brought even more surprises and epic moments for every pop culture fanatic. Gamers of all kind were on the show floor purchasing...
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    Photos: Day one of New York Comic Con 2017

    Months of preparation, sewing, and saving up cash has finally led to this! The 2017 installment of New York Comic Con kicked off yesterday, and several eager people waited in line since one in the morning to get in. Armed with snacks and caffeine, they managed to pass the time by conversing with...
  • The best afterparties for New York Comic Con 2017

    The best afterparties for New York Comic Con 2017

    In a couple of days, thousands of people will pack the Javits Center for the 2017 installment of New York Comic Con. Aside from the panels and chances to meet celebs, another strong aspect about the convention involves the insane amount of afterparties set to take place in the region. Whether you're...
  • 10 panels to check out at New York Comic Con 2017

    10 panels to check out at New York Comic Con 2017

    The 2017 installment of New York Comic Con arrives on Thursday, and the streets of New York City will soon be filled with more Jokers, Pikachus, and Gokus than usual. The annual event will take over the Javits Center for four days of comic book fun, Oct. 5–8. With a ton of panels set to cover...
  • Wizard Fest will bring the magic of Harry Potter to New Jersey's Starland Ballroom

    Wizard Fest will bring the magic of Harry Potter to New Jersey's Starland Ballroom

    Harry Potter fans on the East Coast will need to make a special trip to Diagon Alley for a fresh pair of dress robes because Wizard Fest is flying into town.  Presented by The Trep Agengy (TTA), this unaffiliated Harry Potter event will be a special evening for fans old enough to order their...
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    Hiro Mashima, Akira Himekawa set to appear at New York Comic Con 2017

    New York Comic Con starts in less than three months, and fans have already started deciding which items they want signed or what cosplay to wear. Yesterday, organizers revealed one of the biggest names in manga will step foot inside the popular East Coast convention. Fairy Tail is one of the most...
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    Photos: Celebrities and special guests at Denver Comic Con 2017

    Denver Comic Con celebrated its sixth year at the Colorado Convention Center this past weekend, June 30-July 2, with close to 120,000 people in attendance. Colorado's biggest pop culture party was teaming with superheroes and fandoms of all ages. Joining the crowds were tons of celebrities from...
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    Photos: Cosplayers shine and a comedian bids farewell at AnimeNEXT 2017

    If you live in Atlantic City and saw some saiyans, wizards, or demons walk down your street, you're not losing your mind. For their second year in a row, long running anime convention AnimeNEXT made their way to Atlantic City Convention Center yesterday for a weekend of panels, performances, and, of...
  • 5 amazing events to catch at AnimeNEXT 2017

    5 amazing events to catch at AnimeNEXT 2017

    This weekend, over 12,000 anime fans will head to the Atlantic City Convention Center for the 2017 installment of AnimeNEXT. For its second year in America's Playground, the convention will turn up the heat with some extravagant guests and panels. We take a look at five events that are set to rock...
  • Wizard World Philadelphia 2017 panels you need to check out

    Wizard World Philadelphia 2017 panels you need to check out

    Wizard World Philadelphia arrives this weekend at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, and for year number 15 in the area, the folks behind it are bringing some heavy hitters such as Gene Simmons, Chuck Norris, and Jesse Eisenberg. That's not all they're bringing this year; they're teaming up with...
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    Photos: BoroughCon 2017 invades Queens, N.Y.

    People walking through St. Johns University in Queens, N.Y. might've been startled at the massive influx of superheroes and anime characters roaming the halls. Yesterday, the first annual BoroughCon made its way to the college campus, and fans of comic books, anime and video games were ready to give...
  • BoroughCon makes its debut in NYC this weekend

    BoroughCon makes its debut in NYC this weekend

    Memorial Day weekend is usually designated for cookouts, parties and the occasional concert. It's usually never seen as a time for conventions in New York City, but that's set to change this weekend with BoroughCon. This four-day convention was founded by former Knightrokon staff members Matthew...
  • Five Points Festival debuts in NYC this weekend

    Five Points Festival debuts in NYC this weekend

    Are you into discovering some of the best toys hitting the market soon? Do you enjoy meeting some of your favorite artists in the comic book industry? Well, this weekend, the fine folks at Clutter Magazine and Midtown Comics are bringing a new kind of festival to the Big Apple. The Five Points...
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