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Conventions

Topics on all the news from the latest conventions on comic book, video games and more from all over the country.
BD Egalite Repies to Condescending Angouleme Statement

BD Egalite Repies to Condescending Angouleme Statement

We bring you a very poorly translated version of their response via Le Google!

More Names to Be Added to Angouleme Grand Prix Ballot (UPDATED)

More Names to Be Added to Angouleme Grand Prix Ballot (UPDATED)

In a belligerent statement, the festival agreed to add more names to the list. Will the additions turn out to be an epic troll and consist of only men?

Bendis Joins List of Creators to Boycott Angouleme Grand Prix

Bendis Joins List of Creators to Boycott Angouleme Grand Prix

"The Great One" responded to a fan question on his tumblr with some snark and a rebuke of the lack of women on the ballot.

Angouleme Responds to Lack of Women in Grand Prix by Reducing Number of Men to 21

Angouleme Responds to Lack of Women in Grand Prix by Reducing Number of Men to 21

9 nominees have asked for their names to be removed from the ballot in protest.

Group Calls for Boycott of Angouleme Grand Prix as 30 Men, 0 Women Nominated for Award

Group Calls for Boycott of Angouleme Grand Prix as 30 Men, 0 Women Nominated for Award

The all-male nominee list for the festival's Lifetime Achievement Award has led to calls to boycott voting.


Jim Lee Plans Final Appearance Before Winter Hibernation at New Jersey Comics Expo

Jim Lee Plans Final Appearance Before Winter Hibernation at New Jersey Comics Expo

Lee will engage in two straight hours of activity, the most since his Batman: Hush run in 2003.

State of Emergency Declared as CBR Convention Blimp Breaks Free, Drifts Wildly Ahead of Locust Moon Comics Fest

State of Emergency Declared as CBR Convention Blimp Breaks Free, Drifts Wildly Ahead of Locust Moon Comics Fest

The popular website caused a huge commotion when their promotional vehicle became untethered and drifted across Pennsylvania.

Scientists Warn Nation Facing Critical Shortage of Deadpool and Harley Quinn Cosplayers.

Scientists Warn Nation Facing Critical Shortage of Deadpool and Harley Quinn Cosplayers.

A new report reveals that if measures aren't taken now to reduce consumption, the planet could be completely out of Deadpool and Harley Quinn by 2020.

Harassment Leads SXSW to Cancel

Harassment Leads SXSW to Cancel "Overcoming Harassment in Games" Panel

Today in news that should make you ashamed to be a part of the human race...

The Nightmare Returns! Scott Lobdell Returns to Teen Titans!

The Nightmare Returns! Scott Lobdell Returns to Teen Titans!

Just when you thought it was safe to read a comic about the Teen Titans, the man who gave us one of the worst runs on the franchise is BACK!!!

NYCC: Super Hero Speak - #126: No Ordinary Commish

NYCC: Super Hero Speak - #126: No Ordinary Commish

The guys from Super Hero Speak talk TV Premiers and NYCC 2015!

Post-NYCC: Very Tired Outhousers Staff Hoping Nothing Interesting Happens Today.

Post-NYCC: Very Tired Outhousers Staff Hoping Nothing Interesting Happens Today.

After four days of Eisner-deserving journalism, the Outhousers staff hopes no one bothers them about anything comic-book related for at least 24 hours.


NYCC: Eisner Award Winning Website Confirms Selfie Validity / Hamill Flash Appearance Via Tweet

NYCC: Eisner Award Winning Website Confirms Selfie Validity / Hamill Flash Appearance Via Tweet

Hamill will indeed appear in the second season of The Flash, confirming what we all already knew.

NYCC: 'Blood Rave' a Great Place for Aspiring Young Artists to Network.

NYCC: 'Blood Rave' a Great Place for Aspiring Young Artists to Network.

Portfolios in hand, aspiring creators lined up outside Terminal 5 for the Blood Rave: a classic dance party inspired by 1999's Blade Film and also the best time to get feedback on artwork.


NYCC: Final Day of Con Begins with Spontaneous Polar Bear Swim in Hudson River

NYCC: Final Day of Con Begins with Spontaneous Polar Bear Swim in Hudson River

As the early morning sun dawned across the Hudson River several hundred cosplayers, creators, and journalists came together to strip to their skivvies and hurl themselves off the pier behind the Javits Center.

BREAKING: Marvel Under Fire From Unapproved Questions at Cup O' Joe Panel #NYCC

BREAKING: Marvel Under Fire From Unapproved Questions at Cup O' Joe Panel #NYCC

How did someone sneak these questions past security?!

NYCC: Marvel Announces New D-Man Novel for Young Adults

NYCC: Marvel Announces New D-Man Novel for Young Adults

CBR said it's a Captain Marvel novel, and Newsarama said Captain America, but we're going with a third option.

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