Comic and Media Expo 2015

Comic and Media Expo 2015: Check out all the stuff! By Durrilion One of the main reasons we attend conventions is for the stuff.  Missing that all important issue in your comic collection?  Go to a con.  Looking for the latest awesome figurine of your favorite hero/heroine?   You’ll find it at a con.  Hoping to get more involved in your community?…there are several charity/community service cosplay groups at the con….

Arizona's Premier Gaming Expo

GAME ON! By Durrilion Game On Expo, the first of its kind in Arizona, was also my first “official” Video Jouzu assignment.  I was both excited and nervous; I had not played video games since Tetris was new. The Expo was held in the Mesa Convention center.  At first glance the small buildings and parking lot had me worried.  After getting the lay of the land (so to speak) I…

Shanghai Disneyland Display at D23 2015

A peek at what’s in store at the latest Disneyland amusement park opening in 2016! [AFG_gallery id=’4′]

Cosplay Gallery from D23 2015

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The Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade Ball: An Evening of Fantastical Beauty

The Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade Ball is one of the highlights of the social season in Los Angeles, CA.   And it’s not hard to see why!  Every costume was the most amazing I had ever seen.  With 2,500 attendees on Saturday night that’s a lot of jaw dropping admiration for the costumers and artists.  Every single one was dressed in their best and dressed to impress. Where else can…

Beards and Moustaches on Parade – The LA Facial Hair's 3rd Annual Competition

Saturday night saw a gathering of men, women, and children from all over the country who take their beards and moustaches seriously.  The event was the LA Facial Hair Society’s third annual Beard & Moustache Competition and the place was the Avalon Hotel in Hollywood. There were many 1st time competitors and 3 world champions on site.  There were groomed beards, natural beards, kids with beards (crafted), Whiskerinas, Freestyle beards…

Orlando Bloom Returns as Will Turner in "Dead Men Tell No Tales"

While announcing the cast of Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Sean Bailey officially confirmed that Orlando Bloom will be returning as Will Turner in Pirates of the Caribbean 5. “There’s another character in this tale and in this franchise that we think the audience particularly loves seeing Jack interact with.  A character we haven’t seen in a little while.  We’ve asked him to come back…