NYCC Boy: You’ll Never Have a Bored Day

If you are reading this, it means you have successfully navigated and survived yet another New York Comic Con experience. Whether you have emerged from said event both physically and mentally unscathed is another matter. With crowd totals roughly reaching 167,000, NYCC continued its upward trend of packing the Javits Center like a sardine can full of geeks from every possible walk of life. With a census like that, one can’t help but wonder if the venue is slowly morphing into Manhattan’s own version of the TARDIS.

image152015 was our fourth year attending NYCC with the first being extremely hectic and stressful with little to no preconception as to what to expect other than “a lot.” We have since figured out how to dial down the chaos factor in order to enjoy ourselves while still managing to cross off as many bullet points as possible from our agenda.*

*NYCC Sanity Retention Tips: pack lightly, bring snacks/ibuprofen, and get as much done on Thursday/Friday as possible. Otherwise, you run the risk of being in too much pain to finish your mac-n-cheese.

Whether you prefer panels over signings or shopping over photo-ops, NYCC 2015 provided a bevy of fantastic highlights to quench the palate of even the most discerning geek.

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Nerdgasm: April 1st, 2015

hom2015001-cov-col-08523House of M joins Battleworld in Secret Wars courtesy of Dennis Hopeless and Kris Anka.

Deadpool takes out A.C. Slater.

Andy Serkis to play Black Panther villain, Ulysses Klaw, in Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Linda Cardellini and Julie Delpy confirmed for Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Suicide Squad to feature Karen Fukuhara as Plastique?

A new Daredevil TV spot was released today… quickly followed by another.

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Nerdgasm: March 27th, 2015

INFERNO-2-cf411Dennis Hopeless talks about Secret Wars: Inferno and what that means for Colossus, Illyana Rasputin, and Madelyne Pryor.

Secret Wars #1: More bang for your buck.

Secret Wars newspaper hits the stands in April.

Title revealed for The Walking Dead spinoff series. First promo set to air during season finale.

Bryan Singer casts Jubilee in X-Men: Apocalypse.

Gen Con releases response in wake of Indiana’s new LGBT discrimination ordinance.

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