Comic Con Palm Springs

Why I Love Comic Con, and Why You Should Too

Why I Love Comic Con, and Why You Should Too

By | March 22, 2017 at 8:15 am | No comments

By Robert Simmons I will freely admit that my Comic Con experience is more recent than most. My first Comic Con experience was in Salt Lake City in 2013, since that time however I have traveled to dozens of Comic Con’s across the country, and while the venues are as unique...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 03/23 - 03/29 2017

Marvel’s Iron Fist Explained

Marvel’s Iron Fist Explained

By | March 15, 2017 at 8:32 am | No comments

By Thomas Novak If you’ve been following the series of Netflix shows based on the Marvel properties, then you’ve probably seen the trailers and teasers for Iron Fist, which premiers on March 17th. But, as is the case with a lot of these shows, some of us are left...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories, Week 03/16 - 03/22 2017

Logan: Hugh Jackman’s Swan song

Logan: Hugh Jackman’s Swan song

By | March 8, 2017 at 3:10 am | No comments

By Thomas Novak After 17 years of fighting, clawing, and chewing on cheap cigars as Marvel Comics’ Wolverine, Hugh Jackman is retiring from the movie role that made him a household name. Before exiting the role however, he manages to leave audiences in awe of his final...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 03/09 - 03/15 2017

Marvel’s Champions: The Superhero team the world needs for the in the 21st Century.

Marvel’s Champions: The Superhero team the world needs for the in the 21st Century.

By | February 22, 2017 at 1:24 am | No comments

By Thomas Novak In the face of the adversity, Marvel Comics has done it once again. They’ve offered diverse cast of characters who deal with both far-fetched and realistic problems in “The Champions”! Written by Mark Waid and featuring art by Humberto Ramos, the...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 02/23 - 03/01 2017

Tom’s Top 10 Graphic Novels

Tom’s Top 10 Graphic Novels

By | February 15, 2017 at 2:40 am | No comments

By Tomas Novak Comic books used to have a negative reputation. Then Hollywood found out what the rest of us have been enjoying for years, and brought it to the mainstream. With that, I wanted to share my top 10 choices for graphic novels. For those wondering just what a...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 02/16 - 02/22 2017

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

Comic Con Palm Springs Returns to Palm Springs Convention Center

By | February 8, 2017 at 6:50 pm | No comments

By Avery Wood The second annual Comic Con Palm Springs has been announced and will be occurring August 25-27, 2017 and according to creator Christopher Spellman, it is going to be bigger and better than last year’s already impressive event.   After the success of...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Events, Feature Stories, Week 02/09 - 02/15 2017

The Importance of Your Local Comic Book Shop

The Importance of Your Local Comic Book Shop

By | February 1, 2017 at 2:58 am | No comments

CCPS all new website is live!!! www.comicconpalmsprings.com And... Get Ready To Suit Up!   By Thomas Novak Another Wednesday has come, and with it came another slew of new comic titles on the shelves for fans to dive into, all courtesy of their local...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories, Week 02/02 - 02/08 2017

General Leia Organa (19 BBY – 41 ABY)

General Leia Organa (19 BBY – 41 ABY)

By | January 18, 2017 at 11:48 am | No comments

We have the power to make tomorrow our world, for our neighbor and for ourselves. For what We want. Go straight ahead with what you believe to be right and beautiful. Don't let anyone else dictate the outcome for our world. Use your own strength and actions to make it so. Engage...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 01/19 - 01/25 2017

The Princess We Needed

The Princess We Needed

By | January 4, 2017 at 11:55 am | No comments

Happy New Year from Comic Con Palm Springs!!!... We at a CCPS truly want everyone to embrace each day, each moment. Life, like a comic con, is about enjoying the fun things in life. Go beyond resolutions and become resolute. Be the superhero you were born to be, and...Get Ready...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Week 01/05 - 01/11 2017

COMIC CON PALM SPRINGS

COMIC CON PALM SPRINGS

By | December 7, 2016 at 11:20 pm | No comments

COMIC CON PALM SPRINGS… is excited to begin a new chapter with our family and partners the heralded Coachella Valley Weekly the periodical pillar in arts and entertainment. Every month CCPS plans to contribute articles, information, stories, the latest news and info regarding...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Events

The Inaugural Comic Con Palm Springs Was A Smashing Success!

The Inaugural Comic Con Palm Springs Was A Smashing Success!

By | September 1, 2016 at 3:21 pm | No comments

By Esther Sanchez They came in droves from every corner of the country and several corners of the globe. Artists, cosplayers, film buffs, comic nerds and entertainment enthusiasts of all sorts gathered at the Palm Springs Convention Center for the first ever, Comic Con Palm...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories

COMIC CON PALM SPRINGS PLANS GRAND OPENING CEREMONY WITH STAN LEE

COMIC CON PALM SPRINGS PLANS GRAND OPENING CEREMONY WITH STAN LEE

By | August 25, 2016 at 6:15 pm | No comments

The man behind Marvel will cut the ribbon to kick off the big event. Stan Lee is famous for his work with a pencil, but Palm Springs is about to find out how he handles giant scissors! The iconic graphic artist and president and chairman of Marvel Comics will be front and...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Cover Stories, Feature Stories

HOLLACE – Award Winning Local Rockers Perform At Comic Con

HOLLACE – Award Winning Local Rockers Perform At Comic Con

By | August 25, 2016 at 6:13 pm | No comments

By Esther Sanchez For only having been a band for about a year now, Hollace has already experienced quite a few accolades and triumphant moments. Within the first few months of their existence they took the coveted, top-spot in the annual Coachella Valley Band Showcase at The...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories

FROM FALLING SKIES TO “PRISON RAMEN:” DAREDEVIL’S PETER SHINKODA

FROM FALLING SKIES TO “PRISON RAMEN:” DAREDEVIL’S PETER SHINKODA

By | August 25, 2016 at 6:10 pm | No comments

By Rich Henrich The inaugural Comic Con Palm Springs is about to launch August 26-28th at the Palm Springs Convention Center! This will be an incredible opportunity to geek out and be with Stan Lee, the Incredible Hulk, James Hong, Bob Gunton, Elpidia Carrillo, Holly Payne,...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories

COMIC CON: OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES IN ORPHAN IS THE NEW ORANGE

COMIC CON: OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES IN ORPHAN IS THE NEW ORANGE

By | August 25, 2016 at 6:08 pm | No comments

By Rich Henrich Every so often, a piece of creative work grabs your attention and won’t let go. Thus is the case with Orphan is the New Orange, a brilliant homage to “Orange is the New Black,” and “Orphan Black.” If you are a fan of either of these works, you will...

Posted in: Columns, Comic Con Palm Springs, Feature Stories