On the Pros and Cons of Comic Cons

Get some insights on comic book conventions, including pros, cons, tips, and even further reading, with this helpful guide to comic-cons.

3 Ways to Get “Lit” in Your Cosplay

If you're going to Comic-Con International in San Diego, or any other fandom convention, this summer, consider these book-inspired cosplay ideas.

Read This, Then That: Geekerella by Ashley Poston & Other Love Stories Set at Comic Con

Geekery and comic con in YA fiction.

6 Tips for Shopping Convention Bargains

Want to get a real bargain on comics? Try shopping at a comic con.

What Do I Do at Comic-Cons?

A question I get surprisingly often from people new to comics or unfamiliar with comics culture is, “What do you ...

Lines Drawn in the Desert: 3 Days at Tucson Comic-Con

  Three Days at Tucson Comic-Con “I remember when this Con was two rooms in the basement of a hotel,” ...

For the Love of Big Comic Conventions

So, Jessica Pryde wrote an amazing post extolling the virtues of the smaller comic book convention. And she’s absolutely right ...

Collector Mentality: My Last Comic Book Hunt

Imagine, if you will, the big game hunter. Rifle slung over his shoulder, full safari get-up, right down to the ...