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IndyPop Con 2017: Review

August 4, 2017 Mark Dyar

Ticket Price:  ★★★☆☆ Parking:  ★★★☆☆ Space:  ★★★★★ Guests: ★★★★☆ Vendors:  ★★★★☆ Overall:  ★★★★☆ Once again, First Appearance Comics and Games approached the capital seat of Indiana ready for an incredible event. Almost 13 months later IndyPop […]

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GEEKout 4.0: Hannon’s Camp America Con Review

July 7, 2017 Mark Dyar

Ticket Price:  ★★★★★ Parking:  ★★★★☆ Space:  ★★★★☆ Vendors:  ★★★☆☆ Food:  ★★★☆☆ Overall:  ★★★★☆ Photos by Emily Dyar When First Appearance Comics was invited to join the festivities at Geek Out 4.0, we had no idea […]

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C2E2 2017: Convention Review

May 10, 2017 Mark Dyar

Ticket Price:  ★★★★★ Parking:  ★★★☆☆ Space:  ★★★★☆ Guests: ★★★★☆ Vendors:  ★★★★☆ Overall:  ★★★★☆ April Showers will bring May flowers, but this year the flowers came early in Chicago. C2E2 2017 returned to the McKormick Convention Center […]

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Gem City Comic Con 2017 Review

April 18, 2017 Mark Dyar

Ticket Price:  ★★★★★ Parking:  ★★★★☆ Space:  ★★★★★ Guests: ★★★★☆ Vendors:  ★★★★☆ Overall:  ★★★★☆ April arrives with all things wonderful in the world of comics. Specifically Gem City Comic Con 2017 has arrived for a second time […]

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Lexington Comic and Toy Convention 2017 Review

March 15, 2017 Mark Dyar

Ticket Price:  ★★★☆☆ Parking:  ★★★☆☆ Space:  ★★★★☆ Guests: ★★★★☆ Vendors:  ★★★★☆ Overall:  ★★★★☆ March brings March Madness, spring colds, and well, one of our favorite conventions of the entire year. For First Appearance, the Lexington Comic […]

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Cincinnati Comic Expo 2015 Review

September 21, 2015 Mark Dyar

The Cincinnati Comic Expo has come and gone. Like last year’s show, the organizers didn’t let us down.  The Duke Energy Center and Cincinnati is one of the best locations for any comic convention. Here’s […]

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Wizard World Ohio Comic Con 14 Review

November 2, 2014 Daniel Hickey

Wizard World conventions take place around the United States in some of the biggest cities, from the east coast to west coast.  They bring with them an entourage of some of the biggest names in […]

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Epic Con Ohio 2014 Review

October 29, 2014 Samuel Peters

Sadly this is not the type of review that I was hoping to get to write after my trip to Epic Con.  I had high hopes of writing an optimistic article about an up and […]

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New York Comic Con 2014 Review

October 27, 2014 Daniel Hickey

When you talk about comic conventions, while there are so many that occur anymore, there are still some that stand out as the top echelon of conventions.  New York Comic Con stands high atop the […]

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Cincinnati Comic Expo 2014 Review

September 22, 2014 Mark Dyar

On September 19-21, 2014 we saw the many fans from all walks of fandom that made their way to Cincinnati, Ohio for The 5th Cincinnati Comic Expo. First off, the show was fantastic.  The show […]

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Cincy ComiCon 2014 Review

September 8, 2014 Daniel Hickey

Cincy ComiCon is still a very new convention, only celebrating its second year after having been first created in 2013.  It has the unique distinguishment of coming to the city of Cincinnati just two weeks […]

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Indy Pop Con 2014 Review

June 3, 2014 Daniel Hickey

Indy Pop Con has hit a crowded convention scene this year for the first time.  The convention is located in the heart of Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Covention Center.  With so many convention hitting […]

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Motor City Comic Con 2014 Review

May 19, 2014 Daniel Hickey

This year was a special year for Motor City Comic Con as it celebrated its 25th year in the convention business.  This year they enlarged everything to make this year one to remember.  For starters […]

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Gem City Comic Con 2014 Review

April 6, 2014 Daniel Hickey

Gem City Comic Con is relatively still a young convention having begun in 2006.  Last year the convention switched it’s original location at Wright State University in Dayton, OH, to a new location actually directly […]