Phoenix Comicon 2016 took place over this past weekend, and it was absolutely jam-packed full of fun things to do and see. Nearly every genre imaginable was represented, but one of the most prevalent was video games.
In the summer of 1977 I was witness to what was probably the biggest paradigm shift in popular culture that has ever occurred – Star Wars: A New Hope.
The intergalactic heroes at Starfighters Arcade in Mesa will soon be moving their vintage video-game gallery to a bigger and better East Valley location.
Space-nerds are going crazy over the recent Pluto flyby, but what most Earthlings want to know is, ‘When is Pluto going to stop sending us their menacing pets?’
In order to fight our homegrown evil and keep up with AZ’s ever-increasing craziness, Russ Kazmierczak’s Amazing Arizona Comics is becoming a monthly periodical.
The Super Bowl is happening right here in our back forty, so we’d be remiss in our pop culture duties if we didn’t focus this week’s classic cover on football.
Saboten Con is slated to take place this labor day weekend in Glendale
Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner! Sub-Mariner #25 – May, 1970 Cover art […]
For those with fond memories of spending entire days in arcades, pouring quarters in machines in a quest for the highest score, ZapCon will let you relive them.
This past week marked the 17th anniversary of the “Phoenix Lights”, but this is far from the first time that we’ve been associated with a close encounter.