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Pros and Cons

[27 Jul 2010 | by | 3 Comments]

Once upon a time, I was a Con, which is to say I went to conventions as an attendee. Then one day as a solution to lacking financial resources, I weaseled my way into volunteering at a convention, and I became a Pro. Now I’m still a Con at some shows, but I’ve learned that being a Pro is a lot more fun.

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Breaking News: Stabbing at San Diego Comic-Con 2010

[24 Jul 2010 | by | 2 Comments]

Twitter has erupted with chatter about a stabbing that occurred this evening at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). Two fans reportedly got into a dispute when one stabbed the other on the side of the eye with a pen. The fight was reported around 4:45 p.m., PST. The stabbing apparently took place inside Hall H, one of the largest of the rooms at SDCC, just prior to the The Cowboys and Aliens panel. As of right now, Hall H is a crime scene and no one is allowed in or out.

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Press Release: Star Trek Vegas Less than Two Weeks Away and We’re Ready!

[24 Jul 2010 | by | One Comment]

Creation Entertainment’s Official STAR TREK Convention is almost here! “The Galaxy’s Biggest Party” is set for August 5 to 8, 2010 and we have four sensational days and nights of fun planned! Close the doors on the outside world and join the celebration of Gene Roddenberry’s positive legacy for humankind. With over 70 celebrities on hand, fabulous events and attractions, music and partying, autographs and photo ops: this is going to be a time to remember!

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Five New Star Trek Guests Coming to Chicago Comic Con 2010

[23 Jul 2010 | by | Comments Off]

A few weeks ago we reported that Star Trek’s William Shatner (Captain Kirk) and Patrick Steward (Captain Picard) would be attending Wizard Entertainment’s Chicago Comic Con. Yesterday, amidst all the crazy San Diego Comic-Con news, Wizard announced that they have added five additional Star Trek guests to their Chicago Comic Con 2010 line up.

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The Best Twitter Updates from San Diego Comic-Con 2010

[22 Jul 2010 | by | Comments Off]

Sitting at home or work wishing you were at San Diego Comic-Con 2010? Yeah, we are too. That’s why we’re watching the Twitter updates for the official hashtag #SDCC and living vicariously through the attendees. It’s definitely not like being there, but at least we get to see some funny pictures, read all the big announcements, and feel bad for those sitting in line for the next 10 hours just to get a glimpse at the latest from the new Tron movie. With Tweets coming in fast and furious, it’s a bit hard to keep up, so we’ve decided to cull through them and pluck out some great highlights for you. (UPDATING LIVE)