Peter Mayhew, the man who played Chewbacca in the original Star Wars trilogy, spends most of his time in a quiet way now, traveling from convention to convention around the world meeting and greeting fans. It was during one of these trips from Denver, Colorado to Dallas, Texas that Mayhew encountered a Star Wars problem.
Wizard World's Austin Comic Con 2013 will be held at the Austin Convention Center from Friday, November 22 through Sunday, November 24. The event plans to bring the best in movies, comics, toys, video gaming, games, TV, anime, manga, horror, wrestling, MMA, original art, collectibles, and more.
Google would like to take a moment to remind everyone how much data they have on everything in the world, including movies. In a recently released whitepaper, Google explains how the numbers of search volume relates to how well a movie is received. The results may amaze you.
With E3 just days away, on June 11, Capcom has started an official website to celebrate their 30th anniversary. The website is also hosting a countdown that will end on June 11, and they are accepting celebratory messages for their anniversary. So, head on over and give them some congratulations on thirty-years of great business.
A theme park centered on manga… my dream has come true. Now I just have to get to Japan and live it. J-World is opening the first ever Shonen Jump inspired indoor theme park in Tokyo, Japan.
With E3 just days away, it is not surprising that Nintendo has set up an E3 2013 website and is teasing which games you can expect to see there. As Nintendo has stated, “it all starts with the Nintendo Direct presentation on June 11. Coverage will continue throughout E3 with game trailers, interviews and more.”
London MCM Expo went down this past weekend, and our very own Harun was there to document it. Check out a few of the cosplay highlights below!
Zach was on hand in Houston this past week attending Comicpalooza 2013. Check out some of the cosplay highlights from convention!
Anime Fest 2013 will be coming to the Sheraton Hotel in Dallas, Texas from Friday, August 31 through Sunday, September 2.
AnimeNEXT is coming to the Garden State Exhibit Center in Somerset New Jersey, on July 7 to July 9, 2013.