DC Comics’ new 52 seeks to win over fresh and current readers

If you’ve ever been interested in getting into comics, but weren’t quite sure where to start or were intimidated by the convoluted histories involved, now’s your chance to change all that. Over the next five weeks DC will be launching 52 new books designed to appeal to new readers. These comics will feature some of […]

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CopperCon 31: Sci-fi literary gathering, and more

We’re just days away from CopperCon 31, the Arizona science fiction and fantasy convention planned for Sept. 2-5 at Avondale’s Hilton Garden Inn. Pricing for admission at the door (which is cash-only) is as follows: $55 Friday thru Monday $45 Saturday thru Monday $35 Sunday thru $15 Monday only Organized by the Central Arizona Speculative […]

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Monsterland holds auditions, delays grand opening

Monsterland, the haunted house attraction and horror movie museum that’s part of downtown Mesa’s funky little renaissance, has had to delay its grand opening reportedly due to construction blocking the parking lot out back. Jackalope Ranch, the Phoenix New Times culture blog, talked to the co-owner and reports Monsterland will open Oct. 7 instead of […]

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