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Comic Books and Comic Book Conventions

Emerald City Comicon – Chloe Bennet [PHOTOS]

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Chloe Bennet, who plays Skye, or should we say Quake, on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was at Emerald City Comicon (ECCC) this year and the Nerd Fu crew was there to capture the action (and a few photos) of the star at her panel. Chloe, who is amazingly only 22, …

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Emerald City Comicon – Tyler Hoechlin [PHOTOS]

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Our first celebrity panel of Emerald City Comicon 2015 was Tyler Hoechlin.  Tyler is an actor and executive, known for Road to Perdition (2002), Teen Wolf (2011) and Hall Pass (2011). If you’re a fan of the MTV series Teen Wolf, then you, like us, would probably have expected a brooding, shirtless Tyler to appear on …

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Emerald City Comicon – Pre-Con Coverage

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For years, Steve and I have talked about traveling out of our comfort zone to attend other cons in the U.S. and one convention always came to mind first – Emerald City Comicon.  Now, finally, we are making this dream come true.  Emerald City Comicon (ECCC) is THIS weekend in …

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Spider-Gwen #2 – Comic Book Review

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Jason Latour and Robbi Rodriguez continue their run in Spider-Gwen #2.  This issue has more action, and much more character development than the first issue. It also further proves why Spider-Gwen was the stand out Spider hero of the Spider-Verse saga. SPOILERS AHEAD The last issue ends with Vulture dropping …

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New Comic Book Day – 3/11/2015

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Every Wednesday is New Comic Book Day and it’s something that we start preparing for days, weeks, sometimes months in advance.  If you’re a collector and you want to get the best comics, variant covers and exclusives, you really have to do your research and be ready to strike when …

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Spider-Gwen #1 – Comic Book Review

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Of all the different variations of Spider-Men introduced in the Spider-Verse storyline, Gwen Stacy, also known as Spider-Gwen, has been the breakout character of the series. Whether it was the introduction to an edgier Gwen Stacy, her band The Mary Janes, or the new costume design, fans have requested and …

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Skottie Young Variant Covers

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Comic book collectors all come to the hobby from different angles and with different interests.  Some can’t wait to jump into the stories while others (like myself) are more into the investment side of things.  For me, the story inside often takes a back seat to the amazing art that …

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Darth Vader #1 – Comic Book Review

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The first issue of Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larocca‘s new ongoing series, Darth Vader is now out and primarily centers around the title character. This issue, along with Marvel’s ongoing Star Wars, take place between episodes A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. This time around, I am catch myself …

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PAX South 2015 – Recap

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The very first PAX South convention went down this past weekend in here in the Lone Star State and we were fortunate enough to be there! Tens of thousands of fans showed up like The Flood and basically took over the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio for …

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