Category Archives: Events

Return to Michener Institute … Anime Shogatsu

It’s been almost 20 years since I was last at Michener Institute for an anime con.  The one SO long ago was my first anime con, Anime North 2.  Lots has changed.  I hardy recognized the area let alone the … Continue reading

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Toronto Fan Days Holiday Show photos are UP!

You figure for a show that was just a dealer’s room with no guests and only 6 hours long that it would be boring. Right? Wrong. I ended taking over 420 pictures plus some test footage with my second Sony … Continue reading

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Toronto Fan Days – A Return to a Seasonal Favourite

Early morning bus ride with time to kill but any time in Toronto is a breath of fresh air in spite of whatever the pollution index is.  Light snow fall only a hint here in T.O.  Time for cheer and … Continue reading

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Giant Fate Grand Order anime figure maybe the largest yet.

Zakuzaku911 reports giant anime figure of Wickerman from Fate / Grand Order now stands in Tokushima Awaodori Airport in Matsushige, Tokushima, Japan.   The Wicker Man is part of a huge display at the airport including banners promoting various projects including The … Continue reading

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Back in the Game with PS TV

Fan Expo Canada was a blast in spite of having to work until 7am Saturday then catching a bus to Toronto.  It ended being a 30 hour day counting being up Friday to go to work.  This year though, I … Continue reading

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Return to Anime North

It’s been 5 years since 2011 when I last attended Anime North.  They just announced a cap on attendance and for other reasons, I could not afford to attend.  So what has changed since then?  Too much. Anime North has … Continue reading

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Kitchener Comic Con – What a Year Difference Makes

. What a difference one year can make.. or one year and one month. Last year’s Kitchener Comic Con had a skating rink.  This year, it’s open pavement though there is slight dusting of snow on the ground today. Last … Continue reading

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Gearing Up for 2016

With Fan Expo over, I’m looking towards smaller cons and next year’s con season. With a new Android tablet which I can view directly my photos via microSD, things can’t get any better right? How about cheaper? Everything pictured an … Continue reading

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Fan Expo – a Short Con Report

Doing Fan Expo in one day is a feat that NO one person can do, even me. It means getting up at 2am to catch a bus that got to London at 4am. I spent most of my day is … Continue reading

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Balls of Steel #ConBravo 2015

Talented Jonathan of Ringcrafts shows how it’s done. Juggling balls of steel … chain mail that is. It took two tries to get this video and in the case of Vine, 6 seconds is everything. More important is this loops … Continue reading

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