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WWE's Return To MSG Will Feature Two Steel Cage Title Matches
While New York City's Madison Square Garden had long been considered the official "home" of WWE, that has certainly wained in recent years  The venue has simply become too expensive for WWE to run regular shows in, with televised shows becoming even rarer, while Pay Per View events there have basically become extinct  But even[...]
New York Game Awards 2022 Will Be In-Person Next Year
With the 11th Annual New York Game Awards taking place in February, the New York Videogame Critics Circle got a bit of a highlight The New York Mayor's Office decided to do a special recognition for the NYVGCC for their charitable contributions to its community For those who are not aware, the NYVGCC is a[...]
Mystery Science Theater 3000 Homages Comic Covers For NYCC Posters
Mystery Science Theater 3000 has a big plan for New York Comic-Con in a week-and-a-bit Which, as I have pointed out, I am legally prevented from attending thanks to former President Donald Trump's travel restrictions, and current President Joe Biden not lifting them until November Which means I will also be missing out on these[...]
Rihanna Splurges At New York's Forbidden Planet
Page Six reports a New York Shopping spree for Rihanna on Wednesday, that included visiting Forbidden Planet in New York City The New York Post's celebrity gossip website reports that Rihanna's security guards were said to have walked out with five bags of vintage toys from the shop, under her umbrella No comic books though,[...]
Marvel Teams with NY Giants to Prove Superheroes Can Be Losers Too
But a new Marvel comics intends to show that not all superheroes are winners, and to illustrate it perfectly, Marvel is teaming up with NFL team The New York Giants. The New York Giants and Marvel are teaming up to show that superheroes don't always win. A new comic called G-Men will team Giants players with Marvel[...]
Viktor Koen, New Illustration & Cartooning Department Head at NY SVA
President David Rhodes of the New York School of Visual Arts has announced Viktor Koen as the new department chair of their BFA Illustration and BFA Cartooning programmes, and will succeed Thomas Woodruff, who is retiring after 39 years at SVA. Viktor Koen courtesy of New York School of Visual Arts PR Viktor Koen himself graduated from[...]
Liefeld Pulls Out Of Big Apple Comic Con, Starlin & Steranko Step In
This Saturday sees the return of the Big Apple Comic Con in New York, the first of the long-running comic conventions to return to a physical show after lockdown With a scaled-down "Prelude" show, the Big Apple Comic Con had rearranged its planned date from next weekend to this, to accommodate the schedule of Rob[...]
Liefeld Pulls Out Of Big Apple Comic Con, Starlin & Steranko Step In
The weekend represents the first of the long-standing physical comic conventions to return, even in a reduced format, The Big Apple Comic Con in the New Yorker Hotel on Saturday. Rob Liefeld's Anniversary Tour But it seems that their star guest, Rob Liefeld, has announced that he will no longer be attending Liefeld posted to Facebook stating; Once[...]
Big Apple Comic Con Spreads Joy (Hopefully That's All) This Saturday
Taking place at the iconic New Yorker Hotel, its special guests are Rob Liefeld, Marat Mychaels, Jeff Shultz, John O'Hurley, Diane Salinger, Steve Cardenas, and Brett Azar Calling it a Prequel Expo to the bigger show in September, here is a list of the events for the day. Time Event Name Details Moderator 9:00 am VIP Early Admission Special Early Admission for[...]
New York Comic Con 2020 Cancelled - I Know You Thought It Already Was
The Metaverse Membership is an annual membership program that gives fans from around the world access to New York Comic Con, MCM Comic Con, C2E2, and Emerald City Comic Con, digitally and in person Beginning late June, fans can sign up for a Metaverse Membership that grants first access to show badges, photo ops &[...]
Brooklyn To Host Pride Comic Book Street Fair On June 13th
Anyone Comics in Brooklyn, New York, is to host a queer comic book street fair, featuring local creators selling their comic books to celebrate Brooklyn Pride weekend Featured guests will include Sam Johns, Isaac Goodhart and Greg Anderson Elysée. Brooklyn To Host Pride Comic Book Street Fair On June 13th Join Anyone Comics, located in Crown[...]
St Mark's Comics of New York Returns, With a Brooklyn Store
In February 2019, St Mark's Comics of New York closed its last store after 36 years of business With locations over the years in Manhattan and Brooklyn, it was a noted "indie" comic store, rather than the supermarket or classical bookstore look It employed women staff long before that was the norm and was such[...]
Here's a look at who's who in Dexter's (now Upstate New York) world: Jones' Angela Bishop is the first Native American Chief of Police in her town in upstate New York, while Sequoyah's Audrey is Bishop's brash and opinionated teenage daughter Miller's Logan is a sergeant for the Iron Lake Police Department and the assistant wrestling[...]
The Monkey King: A Chinatown Odyssey Kickstarter Launches This Week
The Monkey King: A Chinatown Odyssey is a new graphic novel launching its Kickstarter to support AAPI Heritage Month and #STOPASIANHATE this May.  Taiwanese American creator Jerry Ma (EPIC PROPORTIONS, VIBE Hong Kong) is bringing one of Chinese literature's most enduring characters, the Monkey King, to modern-day New York in THE MONKEY KING: A CHINATOWN ODYSSEY, which will[...]
Controversial Tony DeAngelo Placed on Waivers by New York Rangers
It would appear the New York Rangers have reached their limit with Tony DeAngelo  The team placed the fire-brand defenseman on waivers Sunday afternoon according to ESPN, thus ending his tenure with the Blueshirts that began in 2017  While often being a scoring highlight on the Rangers' blueline during that time, DeAngelo has been equally known for[...]