Con Recap: BGN @ Salt Lake Comic Con

(Black Girl Nerds) Last month, Black Girl Nerds were invited guests to the Salt Lake Comic Con. I’ve heard a lot about this convention over the last few years due to it’s awesome Star Wars content. From our initial invitation, the SLCC staff was super accommodating to myself, Melissa and Kay-B. They were not only interested in […]

Bleep Podcast: Why Salt Lake Comic Con is awesome

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — I spent three days at the 2017 Salt Lake Comic Con. It was an amazing experience. In this SLCC episode, I interview one of the founders, Dan Farr, about what he was looking forward to this year. Then I talk with some of the awesome, dedicated cosplayers who make […]

ThatGuyGil Goes to Comic Con, Part 2

ThatGuyGil Goes to Comic Con, Part 1

The Nerd Dome Podcast Episode 102: Salt Lake Comic Con Wrap-Up

(Bleeding Cool) When I’m not infuriating everyone in our comment sections here, I’m on a podcast with a bunch of my close friends out here in Salt Lake City, Utah. Every week, we get together and talk about the nerd news that has happened over the week, comics, and a topic for the latter half. […]

Deseret News: How fandom connects a community and improves lives

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Ryan Glitch is Jedi master — of matchmaking. As a huge “Star Wars” fan hailing from upstate New York, Glitch is the first to admit that fandom has had a tremendous impact on his life. Now, Glitch and a group of friends have spent the past five years using […]

Deseret News: Why Disney Pixar voice actor Jess Harnell loves Salt Lake Comic Con

(Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Comic conventions typically seek to invite a new group of guests each year, but one repeat guest Salt Lake Comic Con fans continue to request year after year is voice actor Jess Harnell.  And the love is reciprocated. Harnell — who is known for voicing Wakko Warner from “Animaniacs,” […]