comic convention Archive

  •   NERD TREK is attending the upcoming Steel City Con at the Monroeville Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA from April 11th-13th! In addition to sanctioned gaming tournaments (for Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Kaijudo), the slew of merchant tables, a prominent artist’s alley, and great photo opportunities (which include a DeLorean time machine and replica 1966 Batmobile!) there are going to be numerous celebrities in attendance! Most importantly, Jonathan Frakes and Brent Spiner are among Steel City Con’s guests! Obviously, NERD TREK has a few questions to ask but if our readers are keen to know something only Commander Riker or Data can detail, we’d love to hear it!   Any and all questions submitted before April 10th will be carefully considered and likely asked before any others by our resident […]

    NERD TREK at Steel City Con!

      NERD TREK is attending the upcoming Steel City Con at the Monroeville Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA from April 11th-13th! In addition to sanctioned gaming tournaments (for Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Kaijudo), the slew of merchant tables, a prominent artist’s alley, and great photo opportunities (which include a DeLorean time machine and replica 1966 Batmobile!) there are going to be numerous celebrities in attendance! Most importantly, Jonathan Frakes and Brent Spiner are among Steel City Con’s guests! Obviously, NERD TREK has a few questions to ask but if our readers are keen to know something only Commander Riker or Data can detail, we’d love to hear it!   Any and all questions submitted before April 10th will be carefully considered and likely asked before any others by our resident […]

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  • If you plan on attending or covering a convention this article will help you prepare.  This weekend NERD TREK hits PAX Prime full force- conducting interviews, checking out all the great games, and chatting it up with industry experts. We’ve been gearing up for PAX for awhile now.  Stocking up on supplies, making lists and checking them twice.  Basically making sure we’re prepared for anything yet carrying light loads of equipment.  I realized that writing an article about the behind the scenes would be beneficial to many of you.  Even if you’re not a media mogul or Jedi jounalist, surely you could benefit by looking over how NERD TREK prepares to cover a media event of this magnitude. First off, […]

    How to prepare for a convention

    If you plan on attending or covering a convention this article will help you prepare.  This weekend NERD TREK hits PAX Prime full force- conducting interviews, checking out all the great games, and chatting it up with industry experts. We’ve been gearing up for PAX for awhile now.  Stocking up on supplies, making lists and checking them twice.  Basically making sure we’re prepared for anything yet carrying light loads of equipment.  I realized that writing an article about the behind the scenes would be beneficial to many of you.  Even if you’re not a media mogul or Jedi jounalist, surely you could benefit by looking over how NERD TREK prepares to cover a media event of this magnitude. First off, […]

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