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Hero Con Toy Show – Toyz in the ATX

Do you like this post?Temple of Geek was in Austin Texas on Saturday attending the Hero Con Toy Show. There were vendors from all over Texas with amazing toys. We also got to see some kick ass cosplay as well! We got to the show at 9:30 and noticed not all …

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Hero Con Toy Show – March 5th 2016

Do you like this post?Temple of Geek we be hitting up the streets of Austin Texas to attend a Toy Show! Our friends, Hero Con will be putting on the show. This would not be Hero Con without Cosplay. Hero Con announced that they will have special cosplay guests on …

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Cosplayers of the 2016 Long Beach Comic Expo

Do you like this post?Cosplaying is perhaps one of the most unique things I have ever seen. Sure I have seen people dress up for Halloween or costume parties, but Cosplaying is something entirely different. The people who put together these cosplays spend months, sometimes even years perfecting every aspect …

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ToG at the Con – Dallas Fan Days 2016

Do you like this post? Another year, another con for the Temple of Geek crew. This year, Jeff and myself headed to Irving Texas for Fan Days 2016. This year’s featured guest, Stephen Amell! We arrived at the Irving Convention Center and met with Susan Friedman and her staff with the Gentry …

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Late to the Game – Wizard World 2015

Do you like this post? On the last day of Wizard World the weather finally cleared up over the Lone Star state. Fans shuffled through the crowds like zombies, as cosplayers and trick or treaters blended together in a sea of humanity.  Of course I was there a bit later …

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ToG at the Con – Dallas Fan Days 2015

Do you like this post? On Saturday, October 17 2015, Temple of Geek took a trip to Dallas. It was a journey that played out like a Greek tragedy but that’s a tale for another time my friends. The Irving center was packed with three floors of geeky goodness. We hit the …

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Nerd-Con 2015 – A Convention for Nerds by Nerds

Do you like this post?Nerd-Con 2015 is described as one of “the quickest growing Nerd Convention[s] in Southern California, for Nerds by Nerds.” According to the Nerd-Con Facebook page description, 4 Nerds came up with the idea to put on a nerd convention completely built from the ground up only by nerds. …

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D23 EXPO

Do you like this post?What is the D23 EXPO? Well for starters it’s a Comic Con Convention coupled with Disney fanatics. It’s a geek and Disney fan sensory overload. Picture all the magic and excitement of the past, present, and future of Disney; now picture all the past, present and …

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Classic Game Fest 2015-Return of Yars

Do you like this post? Unbeknownst to us, for apparently the last 7 years, one of the largest retro videogame conventions has been happening in our own backyard. Year eight though TOG finally got it in our sights, and headed back to Austin, Texas to Classic Game Fest, brought to …

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Final Day of Comic Con

Do you like this post?As Comic Con concluded today, I feel the last day was its most daunting; with so many fans, geeks, clubs and well just about everyone else who had to get their last minute fill of Comic Con 2015. The convention halls were packed like sardines and …

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First Look of Sherlock and Doctor Who

Do you like this post?The long awaited trailers are here. After much speculation about this years Sherlock Christmas Special we finally have a trailer. Check it and the Doctor Season 9 Trailer out below. First look at the Sherlock Special Doctor Who Season 9 Trailer Temple of Geek Contributor

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Amazing Houston is Coming!

Do you like this post?Something Amazing! is happening in Houston on September 4-6th. Amazing Houston is a yearly con that features some of the best and brightest in comicbook and pop entertainment. The convention will be hosted in the Gearoge R. Brown Convention Center located in the hear of Downtown …

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Matthew Eberle of Eberle Cosplay

Do you like this post?Meet Matthew Eberle. As a cosplayer, Matthew portrays quite a wide range of characters and quite brilliantly I might add. Each of his cosplays are very well thought out, creative, and elegantly put together. I am very impressed by how meticulous he is when it comes to …

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Are you a Superfan?

Do you like this post?The cons are on. Now that Comic Cons worldwide are in full swing makes me think back to a few months ago when Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy from the Harry Potter films) made a documentary about the Superfans. He wanted to know what it was that …

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Thirty Somethings with Attitudes

Do you like this post?Tog was in the ATX hitting the mean streets of the Lone Star’s Capital City today.  Spirits were high as we were finally closing in on the elusive David Fielding, aka Zordon, who was the featured guest at this year’s Hero Con.  Feeling a bit antsy, …

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Sunday Funday or Those Damn Amateurs

Do you like this post?Temple of Geek had a strong showing at the Dallas Comic Con this year. With different teams there on different days with different agendas. On Sunday, Team Slade was itching to take this baby to the next level. With our “wish list” just scoffed at and …

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Interview with Amy Marie

Do you like this post?As a part of a new interview series I was able to speak to Amy, a journalist and geek who also happens to be a friend of mine. We chatted about her favourite characters on TV right now, fun experiences she has had and the geek …

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Fan Expo Dallas – Saturday May 30th 2015

Do you like this post?It’s that time of year fans: Comic Con, by way of Dallas, 2015. What a turn out! TOG members Paul and Stacy were there covering the event, and snapped a few photos for your viewing pleasure. Danniel, Vince, Marcus, and Jeff were there in force, grabbing some personal …

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Fan Expo Dallas 2015

Do you like this post?Fan Expo Dallas™ is coming to that Dallas Convention Center May 29th – 31st. This event is presented by Dallas Comic Con and is a pop culture convention for Fans of comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming. The three-day extravaganza is packed with exciting family-friendly activities and celebrities. …

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ToG at the Con – The Hot Con 2015

Do you like this post?Well the Heart of Texas Comic Con in Waco has come and gone. The celebrities awaited enthusiastic fans, a small army of cosplayers entertained the masses, and vendors showcased treasures that spanned many genres maybe even space and time itself. Nichelle Nichols, aka Lt. Uhura, still …

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The Hot Con 2015 (Sun)

Do you like this post?Our second day at the convention was just as fun as our first! Here are some of the cos-players that were present on Sunday! Danniel Slade Slade started Temple of Geek in 2012 with his friend as a podcast. Since then, it has become a lot …

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The Hot Con 2015 (Sat)

Do you like this post?We just got back from the Heart of Texas Comic Con 2015 and here are some of the cosplayers and fans that spoke with while we were attending. Danniel Slade Slade started Temple of Geek in 2012 with his friend as a podcast. Since then, it …

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