Social Press Asia: TOYCON Returns To Celebrate Pop Culture This 2017

Social Press Asia — Fans of pop culture will soon unite for The Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention (TOYCON), Asia’s biggest and longest-running convention for collectibles, toys, anime, comics, cosplay, and gaming. This year’s run will be held from June 30 to July 2, 2017 at the SMX Convention Center, and Globe will be a proud […]

Herald Extra: COMIC CON-NUNDRUM Salt Lake Comic Con pushes back against San Diego in name dispute; files counter charges

(Herald Extra) SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to pop culture and fandoms, a sense of community is pretty much a given. With such unifying commonalities, differences generally play second string to the impressive orchestra of camaraderie that exists. That is until two tiny words sparked an immense rift between comic convention giant San […]

Deseret News: John Cusack to appear at Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Relive your favorite moments from “Say Anything” later this year in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake Comic Con organizers announced on Friday that John Cusack will appear at the event, which will be held on September 21-23 of this year at the Salt Palace Convention Center. Cusack will be at the event […]

Good4Utah: 2 Marvel guests announced for Salt Lake Comic Con 2017

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) Actor Richard Dean Anderson is scheduled to appear at Salt Lake Comic Con.  Anderson began is television career by playing Dr. Jeff Webber in the American soap opera series General Hospital, then rose to prominence as the lead actor in the television series MacGyver. He later appeared in films […]

KUTV – Wednesday’s Child

(KUTV) SALT LAKE CITY — Stepping into the Salt Lake Comic Con office in Salt Lake City is a little like stepping into an alternate reality. It’s a reality Kevyn feels pretty comfortable exploring. “I really like Marvel stuff,” he said. On Wednesday, Kevyn was the office guest and received the VIP treatment. “Hi, nice […]

Fox13 News: Settlement talks are off in San Diego vs. Salt Lake Comic Con battle

(Fox13 News) SALT LAKE CITY — There will be no settlement in the ongoing lawsuit between San Diego Comic-Con and Salt Lake Comic Con. A federal judge on Tuesday canceled a final settlement conference, as one of Salt Lake Comic Con’s co-founders confirmed to FOX 13 they would not be reaching an agreement. “We’re not […]

Deseret News: S.L. Comic Con faces pivotal week in trademark lawsuit

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake’s resident geek and pop culture convention faces a pivotal week in its legal battle over the right to call itself a “comic con.  Salt Lake Comic Con has been squaring off in court against the longstanding San Diego Comic-Con since the older organization filed a trademark violation […]