Posts tagged "Comic-Con"

Ascent of the Nerds: Music That Mattered at San Diego Comic Con 2013

As usual, the big news out of this year's Comic Con was made by major Hollywood studios and old guard TV networks shamelessly pandering for…
Adam K. Raymond / July 23, 2013

Comic-Con 2012: So Long, San Diego, and Thanks for All the Swag

OH MAN. THE PAST FEW DAYS OF THIS YEAR'S COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL HAVE BEEN HUGE AND EXHAUSTING. DID ANYTHING EQUALLY STUPENDOUS HAPPEN TODAY? Not so much.
Douglas Wolk / July 16, 2012

Comic-Con 2012: Comic Book Movies, Comics, and Cosplay

SO, WHILE THERE'S OBVIOUSLY A VERY BIG MOVIE ELEMENT TO COMIC-CON, THERE'S A LOT OF STRAIGHT-UP COMIC BOOK STUFF TOO. DO THOSE TWO CULTURES COME…
Douglas Wolk / July 15, 2012

Comic-Con 2012: The Zombie Apocalypse Is Nigh

AS WE ALL KNOW, POPULAR CULTURE ROTATES THROUGH EPOCHS BELONGING TO ROBOTS, PIRATES AND ZOMBIES. ACCORDING TO THE PREVAILING VIBE OF THIS YEAR'S COMIC-CON, WHICH…
Douglas Wolk / July 14, 2012

Comic-Con 2012: Parties, Nutty Gadgets, and Chris Daughtry

COMIC-CON 2012 IS OFFICIALLY GOING ON NOW. WHAT WAS THE VIBE TODAY ALL ABOUT? Thursday at Comic-Con has become Party Day. There are parties going…
Douglas Wolk / July 13, 2012

Comic-Con: Everything You Need to Know About 2012’s Big Event

SO WHAT IS COMIC-CON EXACTLY, AND DOES EVERYONE HAVE TO WEAR A COSTUME? Comic-Con International is the biggest pop culture convention in America. It started…
Douglas Wolk / July 12, 2012

Announcing SPIN and IHEARTCOMIX’s Comic-Con ’12 Extravaganza

SPIN had so much fun force-feeding Andrew W.K. at SXSW this year, we couldn't wait to team up with the party legend again — and…
SPIN Staff / July 9, 2012