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Preparing For a Con: An Interview With Makeup Artist Laci Hill

It’s that time yet again,  SDCC steadily approaches. The last minute touches are being placed on cosplays. So as you finish your cosplays, certified makeup artist Laci Hill offers advice on how to make your cosplay looks and keep them together. Laci Hill is a LA based makeup artist hailing …

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San Diego Comic Con 2017 – My SDCC Predictions: Part 3

DC Cinematic Universe

San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner. The convention officially kicks off on Thursday July 20th. That is in just a few days. I am still cranking out predictions and today’s post is one that I wanted to share. This one is all about the DC Cinematic Universe. …

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Meet your match at SDCC with experts Destin and Rachel!

Relationships

Matchmaking experts, Destin and Rachel gave us their tips on finding your match at SDCC. SDCC is here and that means its time for cosplay, collectible goodies, panels, celebs and events! But SDCC doesn’t have to be just for temporarily satisfying your nearly insatiable need for all things nerd… it can also …

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The Internet Welcomes Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor

There is plenty to be said about the BBC announcement that Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the 13th Doctor on the television series Doctor Who. It is heart warming to see the flood of love and welcome she has received from fans. From congratulation tweets from former cast members, …

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5 Things Cons Needs To Do For The Fans…

Our staff compiled the top 5 things we want cons to do better. 1. Educate your staff!  We understand most cons survive on volunteers and while they don’t have all the answers, they could at least have a few answers.  Please, give your volunteers the FAQ rundown or make sure …

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D23 2017 Recap – The Big Announcements From The Disney Event

D23 2017

2017 brought us perhaps the biggest D23 to date, with huge announcements and record breaking crowds.  Here’s a brief recap of all the big announcements. FILMS TOY STORY 4 – Scheduled for release on June 21st 2019, John Lasseter was expected to be back in the directing chair for the fourth …

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Retro Rebel Podcast – Episode 25:The Best/Worst Superhero Games

Superhero games

Superhero Games Stacy and Amanda talk about good and bad superhero games. They then transition into what make in-game transactions. What is your favorite superhero game? We want to know. Let’s start a conversation by commenting below. We also just started a new Patreon page!!! Please head over to patreon.com/templeofgeek to see …

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San Diego Comic Con 2017 – My SDCC Predictions: Part 2

SDCC Predictions

San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner. Over the next few days, I am going to give you some of my SDCC predictions. More than likely none of these predictions will come true, but a fanboy can dream right? Today, is a prediction of trailers… Show Me The Movies!! We …

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**UPDATE** 4 Mysterious Statues are at D23

**UPDATE** We were wrong. So wrong. We learned that the mysterious figures under the covers were in fact the children of Thanos. Josh Brolin, AKA Thanos, stopped by the #MarvelStudios booth for this grand #InfinityWar unveiling of the children of Thanos! #D23Expo pic.twitter.com/GoLNTuYx89 — The Avengers (@Avengers) July 15, 2017 …

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WITH GREAT POWER…: A Retrospective on Spider-Man (2002)

Released in the summer of 2002, Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man was heavily hyped, but lived up to it instantly, and along with Bryan Singer’s X-Men from two years before, is seen as a kind of Year Zero for the current generation of Hollywood’s obsession with comic book blockbusters. Soaring ever higher …

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Where To Stay For SDCC 2017

After registering for SDCC 2017 what is the next thing you should do? As the international San Diego Comic-Con is right around the corner everyone should be hopping online to book their hotel rooms. But how do you decide where to stay? Within blocks of the San Diego Convention Center there are …

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DKE Toys… SDCC’s most unique collection.

DKE Toys

We chat with Dov from DKE Toys.  As long as we’ve been going to SDCC, DKE always has some of the best collectibles at the con.  Collaborating with artists they bring some of the most unique toys you’ll ever see. What do you look forward to most at SDCC? SDCC …

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