WizardWorld Chicago Comic Con 2014 – A Look Back

[Editor’s Note: The dreaded Con Funk infected us here at ASM headquarters, causing the delay in this article.] We’ve been going to WizardWorld Chicago, also known as Chicago Comic-Con, for over a decade, so we’ve seen the convention go through many changes over the years.   We’ve seen the convention grow, we’ve seen the floor layout expand and change, we’ve seen the focus switch from a comic convention to a pop-culture gathering.  So, while we like to look at each year as its own separate entity, it’s hard to not compare the convention to those from the past. WizardWorld Chicago 2014

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Wizard World Chicago Comic Con 2013 In Pictures

While at Wizard World Chicago Comic Con this past weekend, we were on a mission to take pictures of some of the cooler costumes and displays we saw.  Interestingly enough, it seemed that although the extra space made it easier to get around, having two floors to cover made it seem like we were always missing some cool costume disappearing down an aisle, never to be seen again.  There was a fantastic Brienne costumer that we were unable to photograph, and we couldn’t find her again.  Besides the two floors, another reason could be that with the new layout of

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‘Machete Kills,’ ‘Sin City’ Director Robert Rodriguez To Attend Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

Grindhouse, From Dusk Till Dawn, Once Upon a Time in Mexico Director Joins Pop Culture Festival At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center In Rosemont, Ill.; Featuring “A Conversation With… Robert Rodriguez” on Friday Evening, August 9 and Appearance on Saturday, August 10 NEW YORK and ROSEMONT, Ill., July 15, 2013 – Robert Rodriguez, director of the upcoming films Machete Kills and Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For, has joined the roster of top stars attending Wizard World Chicago Comic Con next month at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. Rodriguez, whose previous movies include Machete, Sin

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