Arizona Conventions Through The Eyes of Exhibitors

This is a follow up of sorts to the article I posted with several convention directors from here in the Grand Canyon State. This was planned to be a four participant article that featured different types of exhibitors but one bailed and I just didn’t have time to reach out (I’ve been in the middle…

Tempe Public Library Comicon Recap

This past Saturday was the Tempe Public Library Comicon, located at the corner of Rural and Southern in Tempe. The convention has been put on for a few years now but this was my first time attending which I decided after hearing much praise for last year’s show. This year, the con hosted 50 plus…

Arizona Game Fair Wraps Up Its First Convention

This past weekend saw the debut of the Arizona Game Fair at the Mesa Convention Convention Center. The table top convention took held court in the “A” building of the convention center, the smaller building of that is not connected to the main building. The main room held several vendors and plenty of tables of…

Phoenix Comicon Decides On Staffing Format

Directly from Matt Solberg, Convention Director of Phoenix Comicon in an email sent out just a few minutes ago. “January 23, 2017 After much deliberation, we have decided to shift to an all paid staff in the operation of Phoenix Comicon and all events associated with Square Egg Entertainment, including Phoenix Fan Fest, Minnesota Fan…