Category: Conventions

How to Navigate Comiket

Step 1: Coincidentally walk through Akihabara two weeks before Comiket Not only will this remind you that Comiket exists, it’ll give you an opportunity to buy the Comiket catalog, which is essential if your goal isn’t to wander around cluelessly. […]

Baka-Raptor’s Highlight Mixtape

Stand-up comedy is hard. Stand-up comedy in front of literally six people in Milwaukee is downright sadistic. But hey, props to Anime Milwaukee for at least giving me a shot. Now that I have a badass highlight mixtape to send […]

A Few Words about Otakon 2013

I was a little younger and a lot less blind the last time I went to Otakon. This time I blue myself instead of getting sticky white stuff in my hair. What other changes would Otakon 2013 bring? THURSDAY I […]

I’m Afraid I Just Blue Myself

This past weekend, I went to Anime Boston cosplaying as Aomine Daiki from Kuroko’s Basketball (+ through one season, ++ potential). I figured this would be a good slacker cosplay. Cosplay jerseys are pretty cheap. I have a similar height, […]

Anime Weekend Atlanta 2009

1. Atlanta Holy shit, that is a WIDE highway I stayed at the con hotel and saw nothing else of Atlanta 2. The Convention Rained all weekend. Good thing I stayed at the con hotel. My camera’s batteries died on […]

Otakon 2008

lolikit took that picture. I met some other bloggers as well… The dealers room stretched as far as the eye can see, which would probably be awesome if I cared. Shopping blows. When I get married, I’m giving my wife […]

PersaCon 2008

I reached the con at 6:50, just in time to pick up my badge. …or so I thought. They closed down the pickup booth early and kicked me out. Bastards. I went back to my hotel room and cried myself […]

MTAC 2008

COSPLAY Help! Police! Scar broke into my – oh wait, that’s just me. As promised, I redid my costume. There are two key differences between this version and my first attempt: 1. I applied the makeup with my index finger […]