Adrienne Fox

Fred Van Lente’s Ressurectionists is Coming Your Way in November

Fred Van Lente’s Ressurectionists is Coming Your Way in November

Ressurectionists is the new creator-owned title by Fred Van Lente and Dark Horse Comics. By the sound of it is a book you’ll want on your pull list. When I atteneded FVL’s spotlight panel at Phoenix Comic Con this summer, he spoke about this title–it’s been a long wait for me, but the release date […]

 Adrienne Fox

GeekGirlCon ’14 was a True Celebration of Nerdiness and Geekery

GeekGirlCon ’14 was a True Celebration of Nerdiness and Geekery

GeekGirlCon ’14 once again proves that it is not the size of the event that signals success, but the heart of the community that makes an event worthwhile. Each year GeekGirlCon improves. And, this year was no different. The growth of intersectional discussions as well as greater representation in our geek space is on an […]

 Adrienne Fox

Plan of Attack: GeekGirlCon ’14 is This Weekend

Plan of Attack: GeekGirlCon ’14 is This Weekend

GeekGirlCon ’14 is upon us! On October 11th and 12th, I will be at the The Conference Center in downtown Seattle celebrating the female geek in all her glory. In full disclosure, I am a listed as a founding volunteer of GeekGirlCon, so I am a bit biased about this event. It is my favorite […]

 Adrienne Fox

First Annual Steamposium Keeps Steampunk Conventions Alive in Seattle

First Annual Steamposium Keeps Steampunk Conventions Alive in Seattle

The first Steamposium Seattle was held at the Bell Harbor Convention Center over September 26-28, 2014 and featured such guests as Jewel Staite and Sean Maher (Kaylee Frye and Simon Tam, respectively, of the beloved TV show Firefly), Steam Powered Giraffe, Kato and the Steam Girls, Shake that Brass Burlesque, a high tea with fashion show, […]

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Dark Horse Manga Panel with Editor Carl Horn at Rose City Comic Con

Dark Horse Manga Panel with Editor Carl Horn at Rose City Comic Con

To be honest, I’ve never been drawn to seek out manga titles. Once I read one volume of Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service a few years go, but that is it. However, no one can deny the popularity and influence of manga in America. (Even as I write this, L’Oreal Paris has an advertisement on TV […]

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An Absolutely Fine Time at Rose City Comic Con

An Absolutely Fine Time at Rose City Comic Con

I had a great time at Rose City Comic Con! Fun exclusives! Awesome panels! Meaningful fan interactions! Fun after party! Sweet commission! Yes! It was full of exclamation points! If you’ve read my prior con reports, you’ll have noticed a few things. One, I like panels. Two, certain corners of the internet would consider me […]

 Adrienne Fox

BOOM! Studios and Archaia Celebrate Jim Henson’s Birthday

BOOM! Studios and Archaia Celebrate Jim Henson’s Birthday

No doubt that Jim Henson’s influence is a cornerstone in American culture. Today BOOM! Studios and the imprint Archaia celebrate the birthday of Jim Henson. He is a beloved creator that brought us decades of entertainment through The Storyteller, Fraggle Rock, and of course The Muppets. Jim Henson’s creations reached people’s hearts and gave us so […]

 Adrienne Fox

Rose City Comic Con: Plan of Attack

Rose City Comic Con: Plan of Attack

I’m headed to Rose City Comic Con! After 20 years living in the Pacific Northwest, this will be only my fourth trip to Portland. What can I say? I’m a bit of a home body. But, I’m really excited for this weekend. It’s a new con for me and Portland is home to many of […]

 Adrienne Fox

BOOM! Studios to Debut ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Comics in October

BOOM! Studios to Debut ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Comics in October

Hey there Sleepyheads! As you gear up for the new season of Sleepy Hollow starting in on September 22nd, also prepare yourself for the new Sleepy Hollow comics from BOOM! Studios in October. For now, you can check out  some panels on the Sleepy Hollow Facebook page: Ichabod preview and Jenny preview. How does this sound to […]

 Adrienne Fox

BOOM! Studios Celebrates Two Years of Success with Bravest Warriors #25

BOOM! Studios Celebrates Two Years of Success with Bravest Warriors #25

BOOM! Studios is celebrating two years of it’s successful Bravest Warriors title with a bunch of cool variant covers! Bravest Warriors, created by Pendleton Ward–who also created Adventure Time, is about space traveling teenagers saving super-cute aliens. Now with the creative team of Kate Leth and Ian McGinty, there’s not a better time to catch […]

 Adrienne Fox

Deadly Class Comes to an Action-Packed Conclusion in Las Vegas

Deadly Class Comes to an Action-Packed Conclusion in Las Vegas

In Deadly Class, the high stakes in Las Vegas aren’t at the tables but in the antics of Marcus and the gang from Kings Dominion School of the Deadly Arts. Now is the time to catch up on the first six issues–the new arc starts September 17th. Read my reviews of Deadly Class #1, #2, […]

 Adrienne Fox

Comic Review: Low #1

Comic Review: Low #1

Low #1, from creators Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini, sets the stage for an undersea, epic fantasy adventure. With an excellent script and stunning visuals, Low is sure to win readers hearts and minds. Low #1 Writer: Rick Remender Artist: Greg Tocchini Letter: Russ Wooten Publisher: Image Comics Release date: July 30, 2014 Buy Low […]

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WPR First Look Comics: Gwen Stacy in Edge of Spider-Verse #2

WPR First Look Comics: Gwen Stacy in Edge of Spider-Verse #2

This is not the Gwen Stacy of old. Check her out as the new vigilante powerhouse Spider-woman in Edge of Spider-Verse #2! Straight from Marvel: As spider-powered heroes from across all universes unite to battle back the threat of Morlun, meet a young girl from Midtown High who learned that with great power, comes great […]

 Adrienne Fox

Every Episode of The Simpsons Ever Starts Thursday on FXX

Every Episode of The Simpsons Ever Starts Thursday on FXX

If you’ve ever told a story that included the qualifier of wearing an onion on your belt or explained your decision making process as a little from column A and a little from column B, then you are absolutely a fan of Abe “Grandpa” Simpson. What would any self-respecting Grandpa Simpson fan do this week? […]

 Adrienne Fox

Comic Review: The Mercenary Sea #1-6

Comic Review: The Mercenary Sea #1-6

In The Mercenary Sea, Captain Jack Harper leads the crew of the Venture on merc jobs in 1938 during the Second Sino-Japanese War. They face enemies and espionage at every turn.  Survival is a challenge in these treacherous waters yet; the Venture crew manages to stay alive through improvisation, the power of snappy dialogue, and […]