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The Best Cosplay Conventions: Ask TOG

Do you like this post?Looking for the best con with the best cosplays? We’re happy to help! Happy Cosplay Friday! And Con season to all you cosplayers out there getting ready for the year. Tis the season for cosplay. As Cosplay season comes around it seems only fitting to ask …

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Artist Spotlight … Dean Yeagle!

Do you like this post?Recently, we had the honor of interviewing Dean Yeagle, a dynamic artist whose work is so influential, you may not even realize all the ways you’ve been exposed to it. Spoiler alert: he designed the Cheerios Bee! Yeagle’s style is exceptionally animated with clients ranging from …

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Artist Spotlight… Jessica Chrysler!

Do you like this post?We interviewed amazing artist Jessica Chrysler!  Her work is dreamlike and has an amazing imaginative style to it, it was a pleasure learning what influenced in her youth and what keeps her creative mind going.   Let’s get into the Q&A with Jessica…. Q.  When did you …

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Artist Spotlight with… Tanya Bjork

Do you like this post?We interviewed Tanya Bjork!  The talented artist tells us about her amazing comic “Havenhurst” and it’s unique start and much more! Q.  Let’s start with the basics, when did you realize you wanted to make art your career?   I wanted to make art my career the …

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Cosplay Gallery from Armaggeddon Expo in New Zealand!

Do you like this post?Cosplayers came out in their Easter best for a full weekend of Armageddon! The Entertainment Expo Armageddon features sci-fi, gaming, anime, collectibles, TV and Movie stars and comic in a massive family entertainment event. Held in New Zealand, Auckland since 1995, Wellington since 2001 and Christchurch/Melbourne since …

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Artist Spotlight with Ryan Benjamin

Do you like this post?We spoke with the multi-talented Ryan Benjamin.  You may know him from his work on Batman Beyond or from his very own Brother’s Bond on Webtoon.  If there’s anything needed in the creative Ryan most likely knows how to do it.  Please check out our interview …

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Artist spotlight with…. Bo Bergemann!

Do you like this post?We interviewed Bo Bergemann… Bo’s amazing talent to make life like dolls is simply AMAZING. We were first drawn in by her amazing Wonder Woman doll then the realism of all her creations took over.  You may have missed her at WonderCon this year but please …

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WonderCon Cosplay Photos

Do you like this post?This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending WonderCon and I took a lot of photos! I mean, a lot of photos. So many that I couldn’t get them all in this gallery, however here are some of the awesome cosplays I saw this past …

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Temple of Geek Reviews WonderCon

Do you like this post? WonderCon has come and gone and before we let that post convention depression set in, let’s look back and remember the weekend we had at the annual event in Anaheim. For those who don’t know, WonderCon is held annually and currently at the Anaheim Convention …

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WonderCon 2018 Cosplay Gallery Day 3

Do you like this post?WonderCon we have some magnificent cosplay gathering on the last day of con. What are you favorite cosplays tell us the comments below Jose VasquezJose a California native has been in love with all thing nerdy and geek culture since he was seven. He can spend …

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Wonder Con 2018 Cosplay Gallery Day 2

Do you like this post?Day 2 at WonderCon cosplayers showcase there magnificent cosplays here are some that blow us away. Tell us what’s your favorite cosplay in the comments blow. Jose VasquezJose a California native has been in love with all thing nerdy and geek culture since he was seven. …

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Wonder Con 2018 Cosplay Gallery Day 1

Do you like this post?Wonder Con is three day event where cosplayers gather to Anaheim Convention Center to showcase there amazing cosplays. Here are some fantastic cosplays we saw at WonderCon Day 1 Jose VasquezJose a California native has been in love with all thing nerdy and geek culture since …

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Artist Spotlight with Albert Nguyen

Do you like this post? We had the pleasure of interviewing Albert Nguyen! You can catch him at WonderCon this weekend in Anaheim… Q.  When did you first realize your talent and that you could sell your art? I remember trying to sell drawings for $1 each around middle school. …

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Artist Spotlight… Brandon Kenney

Do you like this post?We spoke with Brandon Keeney!  His ultra detailed art caught our eye and we’re looking forward to seeing him at Wondercon this weekend! Q.  Out of college you were a 2D animator and then realized everything shifted to CG, what was it like coming to that realization? …

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Gallifrey One 2018: Cosplay Gallery

Do you like this post?Gallifrey One is a Doctor Who convention that takes place every year in Los Angeles California. The Convention is in it’s 29th year and attracts Doctor Who fans from around the world! Easily seen throughout the convention floor are cosplayers in their various Doctor Who inspired …

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Long Beach Comic Expo : DC Gathering

Do you like this post?DC heroes and villains cosplayers come cross the multi-verse join together at Long Beach Comic Expo to showcase there amazing cosplays. Do you have any favorites tell us in the comments? Jose VasquezJose a California native has been in love with all thing nerdy and geek …

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Artist Spotlight with Geoff Pascual…

Do you like this post?We interviewed watercolor extraordinaire Geoff Pascual! Q.  Which came first for you the art or the love of all things geek? I tried to think back as far as I could to when I first caught interest in art and video games, but my earliest memories consist of …

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Anime Los Angeles 2018: Cosplay Gallery Part 2

Do you like this post?Part two of our Cosplay Gallery from Anime Los Angeles 2018. Do you recognize any of the cosplayers or the characters they are cosplaying? Let us know in the comments! Monica DuarteBorn and raised under the California sun. Monica can be found around the Southern California …

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Anime Los Angeles 2018: Cosplay Gallery Part 1

Do you like this post?Animé Los Angeles hosted its 14th year this weekend. It as a fan-run and a fan-friendly convention. They describe themselves as a member-volunteer run event for the education and appreciation of anime, manga, and related subjects. Members convene for a weekend of panels, video, costumes and …

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Anime Los Angeles Returns!

Do you like this post? Anime Los Angeles is back for it’s 14th year and this con is going to be lit! There is so much programming happening that they need an app to help guest organize their schedules! If you aren’t familiar with this convention let me give you the …

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Anime Impulse 2018 Cosplay

Do you like this post?Cosplay Gallery from Day One of Anime Impulse 2018.  Anime Impulse is a two day event held in January at the Pomona Fairplex in Pomona, CA. It boasts appearances from celebrities, eSports, panels, cosplay, VIP parties and more.   To see photos from the Pokemon Cosplay …

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Temple of Geek Editor’s Choice 2017… Best Con

Do you like this post?Our choice for Editor’s Choice 2017: Best Con is…. Classic Game Fest!   This convention really blew me away this year. It had a little bit of something for everyone. You like cosplay? Cosplay was represented in full force! You like gaming icons? Classic Game Fest …

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Temple of Geek Best of 2017

Do you like this post?We asked our Staff for the Best of 2017 Favorite Marvel moment Stacy Bishop I think Thor surprised me so much it has to be my choice Dave Hisaka Thor, to be more specific the casting of Jeff Goldbloom. Josie Price Spider-man and Iron Man’s relationship in Spider-man homecoming. …

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Temple of Geek Worst of 2017…

Do you like this post?We asked our staff to tell us the worst of 2017… Worst Marvel Moment.. Stacy Bishop The Inhumans in it’s entirety, followed closely by Iron Fist Jose Vasquez The Inhumans show Matthew Wells Editorial hinting that declining sales may be from too much character diversity and representation. Josie …

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Artist Spotlight with… Joshua Schneider

Do you like this post? We spoke with Joshua Schneider from Fett.up Toys.  He’s been making amazing mash up toys and figures, take a look! Q: Where did you learn to do what you do? A: I learned tips and tricks from other artist I found on Instagram but for …

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Anime Impulse Returns in 2018

Do you like this post?Anime Impulse returns to Southern California for it’s third year and Temple of Geek will be there with live coverage of the event. Anime Impulse is a two day Anime convention. The event will highlight appearances from celebrities, special guests, eSports, panels, cosplay, VIP parties, vendors, artist alleys, …

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Artist Interview with… Joey Spiotto

Do you like this post? We sat down with Joey Spiotto aka Joebot Illustration.  His unique blend of children’s books and geek culture have been creating a buzz on the con circuit and the artist community.  We talk porgs, art, and all things geek! Q: How did you come up …

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Art and Curiosities from Designer Con 2017

Do you like this post?Designer Con is an annual art and design convention that takes place in Pasadena, CA. The 2017 event was help last weekend at the Pasadena Convention center.  DCon boasts over 400 vendors, art & custom shows, live demonstrations, and more.  We arrived at Dcon with little …

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BlizzCon 2017 Cosplay Gallery

Do you like this post?BlizzCon is a 2 day celebration of Blizzard Entertainment’s game universes and it’s communities. 2017 marks the 11th BlizzCon. It is held each fall at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. BlizzCon brings with it amazing cosplayers from around the world and we have showcased …

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Artist Spotlight with… Jamie Sullivan!

Do you like this post?We spoke with Jamie Sullivan on living the con life, making amazing creations and all things GEEK! Which came first for you, the art or the geeky stuff? Like, did reading comics lead to drawing or were you drawing and then got into comics?  Good question! …

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Ask a ToG staff member…

Do you like this post?What was your best jump scare?   Stacy Bishop  I am not a fan of jump scares; but the best ones have always been in haunted houses though. I remember being jump scared so well in a haunted house that right when it happened I couldn’t …

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Cosplay From Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con 2017

Do you like this post?Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con is a three day event held at the Los Angeles Convention Center each fall. The event brings out cosplayers from every genre. In this gallery we have collected some of our favorite cosplays that we encountered while at the 2017 event. Monica DuarteBorn …

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