Geekly Speaking About… “What to Expect When You’re Attending New York City Comic Con”

With the dog days of summer disappearing and the sound of little footsteps running away from school buses, fall is upon us—which means it’s time for another New York City Comic Con. This year, the event will be held at the Javitz Center from October 11 to October 14 and there are less than 48 […]

Posted on September 12, 2012 at 23:19 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Geekly Speaking About… “Voices from New York Comic Con” Part 1

Once again, Geeking Out About was at the New York Comic Con, which was held at the Javits Center in New York City. Our review of the show will be uploaded later, but for now I’d like to present to you some highlights from how I spent my Saturday and Sunday. Complete information and links […]

Posted on November 4, 2011 at 09:00 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Take: How to get the most out of one day at a convention, part 2

Picking up where I left off, I didn’t stay very long in the southern end of the Javitz Center because the one panel I’d RSVP’d for was in the northern end of the hall with the majority of the large publishers, game companies, and stores. When I registered as a member of the Press, I […]

Posted on November 2, 2010 at 08:15 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Take: How to get the most out of one day at a convention, part 1

Approximately 10 years ago, I used to go to a lot of conventions, like the San Diego Comic Con (aka “Nerd Prom”) and Anime Expo. In fact, in 2001, I think I went to six different conventions on two different U.S. coasts. My most traveled year was 2003 when I was working for the now-defunct […]

Posted on October 13, 2010 at 08:13 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · Comments Closed
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NYCC: Wrath of Con

This review could be alternately titled: Why I am never going to a convention ever again. Before I talk about the hot mess known as The New York City Comic Con, I’ll preface this by saying I have never been to a convention before.I went in with no preconception of whether I’d hate it or […]

Posted on October 12, 2010 at 20:56 by Adrienne Ryan · Permalink · One Comment
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