SDCC 2012: Buffy Musical Screening with Nick Brendon as Guest

Closing out SDCC with Once More With Feeling screening and a special guest.

It’s the Hat: The Jayne Hat Phenomenon

You see them sprinkled in a fan crowds everywhere, these ugly-but-cute orange-and-red woolen ear flap hats, even in the heat of summer.  The Jayne Hat was where I lost my knitting virginity, and now having knitted about a dozen of them myself as charity items and gifts, I can attest to its heat-retaining warmth, having finally knit one for myself and test run it on top of Kitt Peak, Arizona, in November. Read more about It’s the Hat: The Jayne Hat Phenomenon

SDCC 2012: Once More With Comics: How the Whedon Universes Continue in Comic Book Form

While Comic Con is known for the crowds, costumes and craziness, the core programming of the five day holiday-from-real-life live quietly in the meeting halls where the working folk of the all-media pop world share their experiences and expertise in writing, production, drawing, as well as the legal arena of comic books and intellectual property. In that mix is the “after-market” world of successful franchises, whether it is movies or television. One of those avenues is comics.

SDCC 2012: Fanboy Comics Interviews Liz Benoit of Cartoon Network’s Black Dynamite

At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Liz Benoit talks about all of the reasons you should be watching the new 70s-style animated show, Black Dynamite, from Cartoon Network, right now. Well, what are you waiting for?!

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SDCC 2012: Espenson: An Anagram For Openness

At a little before noon on Sunday, the last day of SDCC 2012, Jane Espenson (BSG, Buffy), Brad “Cheeks” Bell (Pop-Up Video), Jenna Busch (Moviefone Minute), Sean Hemeon (True Blood), and Jeff Greenstein (Will and Grace) file onto the stage of Room 7AB and begin setting up for the panel “Espenson: An Anagram For Openness” (and I just realized that’s not metaphorical).  The room is packed and the audience settling in eagerly awaits the discussion to follow which will focus on Jane and Brad’s new online series, Husbands, called the “future of TV” by Ira Glass.

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SDCC 2012: Fanboy Comics Interviews Karuna Tanahashi

At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Fanboy Comics President Bryant Dillon interviews Karuna Tanahashi and talked about her many talents, including (but not limited to) song writing, film making, and fire dancing! Yep. Fire dancing.

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SDCC 2012: Robert Downey Jr Surprises Kids During Iron Man 3 Kids Costume Event – Video

Marvel held a costume event at their booth for children ages 2-14 who came dressed as Iron Man.  Check out the kids’ reactions when RDJ stops by to hang and take pictures with them. Read more about SDCC 2012: Robert Downey Jr Surprises Kids During Iron Man 3 Kids Costume Event – Video

SDCC 2012: Wilfred Cast Signing and Panel

by Tafriha Ahmed

L-R: Jason Gann, Elijah Wood, Randall Einhorn, Fiona Gubelman, Dorian Brown, David Zuckerman

The main cast attended Comic-Con this year to promote season 2. Joining their fans were stars Elijah Wood (Ryan), writer/actor Jason Gann (Wilfred), Fiona Gubelmann (Jenna), Dorian Brown (Kristen), writer David Zuckerman and director Randall Einhorn. Read more about SDCC 2012: Wilfred Cast Signing and Panel

SDCC 2012: Stuff You Should Know on Science Channel – Interviews

Popular “Stuff You Should Know” podcasters Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant met with us during ComicCon 2012 to promote their upcoming television show of the same name, set for broadcasting in January, 2013 on the Science Channel. Read more about SDCC 2012: Stuff You Should Know on Science Channel – Interviews

SDCC 2012: Fanboy Comics Interviews Georges Jeanty

At San Diego Comic-Con 2012, Fanboy Comics President Bryant Dillon catches up with artist Georges Jeanty (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) regarding Buffy: Season 9, drawing Juliet Landau, and a special Buffy: Season 8 forecast for Sam Rhodes of FBC’s The Scoobies and the Newbie podcast.

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