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Coliseum Of Comics Opens Tenth Store, In Southeast Orlando
Florida-based comic book store chain Coliseum Of Comics is opening a new store next week, on Saturday, the 17th of September, in the Shoppes At Eastwood plaza in Southeast Orlando This marks the chain's tenth store, and the third in Orlando "We love the area – several of our team members live nearby and frequent[...]
Auto Draft
Our good friends at A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, have been spending the shutdown selling pretty much every comic they have on the shelves, live on Facebook They have been streaming auctions, getting in guests to interview between sessions and running 24 hour marathons through the last few months It appears that it's not[...]
The parks closed in both Anaheim and Orlando on March 14th in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Shanghai Disneyland will be the first Disney park to reopen with limited capacity on May 11th This comes after select dining and shopping had reopened in Shanghai Disneyland. Shanghai has already implemented several safety guidelines, including markers on[...]
"Minecraft" Festival Tickets Go On Sale On March 6th
This first-time-ever festival will be taking place in Orlando, Florida as organizers will take over the Orange County Convention Center The whole event is being produced with ReedPOP as well as Mohang You can read a little more about it below, but they have yet to finalize panelists, activities, or much else at the moment[...]
"Mario Kart Tour"
So it makes sense the Big N used the blue shell to put an end to this nonsense. As far as legit Mario Kart-ing, one could go to Japan and visit Super Nintendo World or come to Orlando, Florida at Universal Studios theme park If you can't wait for the Orlando part to open in 2023,[...]
TSA Bans Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge Sphere Coke Bottles
The $5 Coke bottles are among over a 1,000 unique souvenirs that can be purchased at Galaxy's Edge, the newly-opened expansions in Disneyland in Anaheim and Disney World in Orlando. The bottles come in Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, and Sprite, which are stylized to fit the world of Batuu The bottles are marked in Aurbesh, the fictional[...]
Talking To Jonboy Meyers At MegaCon Orlando 2017
Afterward, don't forget to head on over to his website and check out his work and the insane amount of energy it has. https://youtu.be/12TTyPNAWUkVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Jonboy Meyers at MegaCon Orlando 2017 (https://youtu.be/12TTyPNAWUk) Marco Lopez is the co-owner of the website Atomic Rex Entertainment, where you can find the web comic Massively Effective, which Marco[...]
A Surprising Encounter With Source Point Press At MegaCon Orlando 2017
Give the interview below a listen and check out the fun Bleeding Cool video bumper they let us shoot with them. https://youtu.be/KUUzkEmIQ9MVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Source Point Press At Megacon Orlando 2017 (https://youtu.be/KUUzkEmIQ9M) Marco Lopez is the co-owner of the website Atomic Rex Entertainment, where you can find the web comic Massively Effective, which Marco describes as[...]
Cosplay Roundup From Star Wars Celebration
  Star Wars Celebration Orlando has come to a close and it's been a heck of an experience If you've kept up with our coverage over the weekend you'll know that our crew has been beating the bushes (and standing in lines) to bring you some of the breaking happenings throughout As with most pop-culture conventions these[...]
A Comic Show – Stay Strong, Orlando
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IKrgA-vL-sVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: A Comic Show 6.22: Rebirth v Deadpool v Gambit (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IKrgA-vL-s)  Aaron Haaland writes from A Comic Shop, Orlando, Hey Fandom! I'm back in the wake of Heroes Con and our We Love Orlando benefit concert. This week have Rebirth first issues holding strong[...]
Tales From The Four Color Closet: One Week After Orlando
That I am continued to be reminded of how bad this world is for LGBTQ people at times since this atrocity makes it all the worse: the GOP in the USA, where this vile massacre occurred, doubled down on anti-LGBTQ legislature just TWO DAYS after giving their 'thoughts & prayers'; pastors are applauding the gunman,[...]
E3's Flags Fly At Half Mast Today In Orlando Tribute
While E3 kicked off today, the tragedy that saw the loss of 50 lives in Orlando gay bar, Pulse, has not gone unnoticed It's understandable to see it that way though, as we are celebrating video games, many of which create fun through the act of gun play and murdering digital people I can tell you[...]
Wizard World Orlando 2016 Dropped, Will Debut In August 2017
People planning to attend Wizard World Orlando Comic Con in August this year might have had a shock when they went to check the latest in guest appearances, parking, hotel dates and the like.  Just a few days ago, they were promising James Marsters, Carmen Carnero and Dean Haspiel. It was now happening in August 2017. Wizard confirmed[...]
Transgender Comic Creator At Centre Of Media Storm Over TSA Treatment
Shadi Petowsky is a comic book designer, creator and publisher, working with the likes Zander Cannon and Kevin Cannon as Big Time Attic, on comics such as Replacement God and Top 10, as well as working on the Yo Gabba Gabba TV series, and for Puny Entertainment. But she's hit the news this week for very different reasons,[...]
DC Announces Two New Retailer Roadshows For March, One In Orlando, One In Seattle
And we have two in March, one in Orlando, the other in Seattle And more to come in subsequent months… The first is the MegaCon Retailer Roadshow at Orange County Convention Center on Thursday 20th, with Dan DiDio, Bob Wayne, Brandy Phillips and Stuart Schreck. Then the week after the Emerald City Comicon Retailer Roadshow will be[...]
A Comic Show – Getting All Giddy For Two Weeks Time
The Orlando Weekly's best comic shop for five years in a row has been celebrating their win with a My Little Pony Party Aaron and Tri Force Mike of A Comic Shop are excited about the relaunch in two weeks and their Midnight Release Party for Flashpoint and Justice League and look through the[...]