Podcast: Convention Overload – MondoCon & NYCC

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Movies in Theaters This Week

  • Pan (D: Joe Wright) -Hugh Jackman, Levi Miller, Garret Hedlund, Rooney Mara…
  • The Walk (D: Robert Zemeckis) – Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Charlotte Le Bon, Ben Kingsley …  (Wide Release)


Movie News
This week, we focused on MondoCon & NYCC – details below




This week, we focused on MondoCon & NYCC – details below



Subscription Boxes


Funko Information


Other Great Collectibles
We talked about a TON of New York Comic Con exclusives on the podcast this week, but we didn’t cover them all.  For a comprehensive list of what will be available at NYCC, check out the official New York Comic Con website, here:
New York Comic Con – Exhibitor Exclusives


  • We’re ramping things up on Twitch! Check out our channel now and follow along.  Great things are coming, including Extra Life 2015.

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InvestComics Hot Picks of the Week Hot Picks #392 is here and Jay has the lowdown on the latest comics you should be picking up or passing up!


  • Darth Vader #10
  • Lando #5
  • Journey to Star Wars Force Awakens Shattered Empire #2
  • Axcend #1
  • Paper Girls #1
  • A whole new Marvel universe begins this week
  • …. and many, many more


  • MondoCon [Oct 3 to 4] – On the podcast, Steve and I recapped some of our favorite moments and what we picked up at the convention.  Also, check our social channels for photos from the event.
  • New York Comic Con [Oct 8 to Oct 11] – added: The Colony panel (Carlton Cuse, Josh Holloway),  All That mini-reunion, The Man in the High Castle
  • Dallas Comic Con Fan Days [Oct 16 to Oct 18] – no changes
  • WalkerStalker Con – Atlanta [Oct 30 to Nov 1] – no new updates
  • Stan Lee’s Comikaze [Oct 30 – Nov 1] – added: Summer Glau, Sam Jones, Casper Van Dien, Patrick Muldoon


nothing too wild this week

About Sully

Co-founder of Nerd Fu. TV and TiVo fanatic, movie buff, collector of Pop!'s, part-time gamer.

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