Written by Cheryl Cottrell-Smith Eek Fest is back—bigger, better, and nerdier. Embarking on its second year, the convention brings a slew of pop culture-related activities and events to the St. Albert area. And swag—don’t forget the swag. With 3,000 attendees … Continue reading Eek Fest returns for second year
Written by Erin Fraser While Halloween is still a week away, it’s never too early to start getting in to the ghoulish spirit of things; after all, why reserve all the fun for one evening a year? And there’s no … Continue reading DED On: Film Festival Returns For Its Seventh Year
Written by Russ Dobler Did you find last month’s Pulp article on making the most of your convention experience useful? I did. I wasn’t able to make it to the Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo, being based across the border, … Continue reading Bringing The Room Down: The DON’Ts of Comic Con
With less than a week left, we’re ramping up for the third annual Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo. Whether it’s your first convention or your hundredth, there will be plenty of new booths and some exciting guests to keep you … Continue reading Making the most of your Expo experience
Written by Cheryl Cottrell-Smith For those about to cosplay, Animethon 21 is just around the corner. The 21st annual anime-themed festival will be held at its usual stomping grounds of MacEwan University from August 8th to 10th, 2014. This year’s … Continue reading Animethon turns 21—kanpai!
Written by Steve Munro It’s a mild Wednesday evening in June at Sir Winston Churchill Square in downtown Edmonton. Small red tables and chairs spread out from Three Bananas Cafe around the outer edge of the courtyard, some occupied with … Continue reading Jedis in Churchill Square
The Eek! Comic and Pop Culture Festival launched for its inaugural year on May 31 and June 1, hosting two full days of exhibitions, shows, and plenty of shopping for the nerd culture-inclined. Despite being the first of its name, … Continue reading Eek Fest breaks ground with its inaugural convention