31, January 2016

The Journey of Writing

Writing! When I first learned how to write and had to practice spelling and grammar, I was encouraged to do so in the form of fiction. In first grade, I wrote four sentence stories. In third grade, when we were learning how to type, they became four page stories, and I enjoyed how quickly IRead More …

8, November 2015

Blizzcon 2015

Well, we just wrapped up one of the most amazing two days in the gaming world. Blizzcon is a yearly celebration of all things Blizzard. Known for their giant franchises of Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo, Blizzard is celebrating 25 years of making games millions of people love, and there is no sign of them stopping.Read More …

29, September 2015

Cosplay

One of my first posts was about cosplaying. As this year’s conventions have wrapped up (at least for the cosplaying aspect), I wanted to follow up more about this topic in what I have learned and encourage any new thoughts/suggestions. The year begin with us dressed as Princess Kenny and High Jew Elf Kyle from SouthRead More …

7, September 2015

Wizard World San Jose

These past two and half days have been all about Wizard World San Jose (http://www.wizardworld.com/home-sanjose.html). It was a great turnout for the first comic con in the Bay Area for sometime. Taking place at the San Jose Convention Center, thousands arrived to check out the great vendors and various celebrities. Friday was opening day, beginningRead More …

25, July 2015

CAX – Retro Gaming

This past weekend was CAX (California Extreme). I spend the first part of Disjointed Podcast #6 detailing the event. I wanted to post some pictures and go into a little more detail for anyone interested in the event or those of you who attended. So, here is my review! California Extreme (http://www.caextreme.org/) is an annualRead More …

1, June 2015

Dallas Fan Expo

This weekend was the Dallas Fan Expo. This corresponded with our trip back to visit family and friends, so we decided to attend the show. We used to go all the different versions of Dallas Comic Con back when we lived in Dallas. It was my first introduction to cons, meeting famous people, and seeingRead More …

22, May 2015

Emerald City Comic Con

I had originally planned these as three separate posts, but I’m going to post them together instead. Enjoy! ~Emily Emerald City Comic Con – Day 1 We arrived before they opened to line up in the longest line you’ve ever seen. It’s always surprising how many people go to these things. The tickets have beenRead More …

22, May 2015

Intro to Cosplay

Cosplay Yes, cosplay. That thing those weird people that spend too much time and money on costumes to look like their favorite characters from movies, anime, video games, TV shows, etc. and wander around conventions with people gawking at them and occasionally taking photos. It’s a lot of fun. When we lived in Dallas, itRead More …