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    OZCC comes to Sydney!

    Sydney Oz Comic Con 2018 Wrap up! On a sunny September weekend just as the school holidays begun , t...

  • Beyond the Con #12

    Beyond the Con #12

    Welcome to the 12th edition of Beyond the Con! I low key wanted to make this a weekly thing BUT when...

  • Beyond the Con #11

    Beyond the Con #11

    Its the beginning of August and there is a lot to talk about, amongst the smattering of Heroes (hard...

  • SMASH 2018!!

    SMASH 2018!!

    SMASH! Another year another action packed weekend from the team behind the Sydney Manga and Anime Sh...

  • Beyond the Con #10

    Beyond the Con #10

    Beyond The Con 10! Well we got there, ten glorious posts down and hopefully at least ten more to go....

  • Bethesda E3 Stream Review!

    Bethesda E3 Stream Review!

    Bethesda Softworks launched their way into E3 2018 with a bang! Being one of the biggest gaming deve...

  • Beyond the Con # 9

    Beyond the Con # 9

    Beyond The Con 9 9th of June 2018 Another fortnight or so and a bunch more news and people to thank ...

  • Beyond the Con# 8

    Beyond the Con# 8

    Beyond The Con #8 25 May 2018 Another week and a bit and a whole bunch of pop culture news and inter...

The Queen of cosplay herself, Yaya Han!

YAYA HAN By Sarah “Gallifreya” Minazzo Oz Comic Con hit Brisbane this past weekend, with a direction aimed at cosplayers creating an area called Cosplay Central that serves cosplayers and displays a few costumes on loan from locals as well as being a spot where you can meet your cosplay idols. Very few come close to that of the internationally ... Read More »

Super Cosplay Swapmeet/Trivia Night/Dance off!

A wordy title I know but it really was a packed day. Yup, all the things!  In fact we also had a Mortal Kombat tournament, cosplay competition, candy table, sausage sizzle, tables of home mad brownies and other gourmet food It appears now that we may have bitten off more than we could chew with attendance a little lower than ... Read More »

10 Tips for Cosplay Photography

We thought it was time for a change of focus, pun intended, and today we’re going to take a quick look and offer some sound advice for the hidden people of Cosplay, the people that hide on the other side of the camera. Although they’re usually hidden behind fancy equipment or computer screens the army of photographers that capture the ... Read More »

Run for your lives! The story behind the horror.

So the apocalypse is over, the grass yet still wet with blood if soon to be washed away by the last rains of winter, extinguishing the few remaining flames and wiping the slate clean for a new beginning. We had our chance with this world, now it’s time for a new generation to take up the gauntlet..or should I say shotgun? ... Read More »

Run for your lives!

 A new and frightening twist in the Australian Obstacle racing scene.. For this writer it has been a long held dream to combine my twin passions of obstacle racing and cosplay and Australia finally has a regular event where this is not only encouraged, its practically mandatory! That is if your keen on joining the legions of the undead who ... Read More »

Fantastic Four: The most misleading movie title ever?

It should come as no surprise to anyone reading this that the Fantastic Four reboot by Fox has been nothing short of a critical, commercial and financial disaster. It’s been the subject of memes, internet derision, some of the lowest ratings on internet movie review sites in history, and plagued by numerous reports of a fractious relationship between the director ... Read More »

The Top 7 Wins AND Fails of ” Supanova Sydney 2015 “

  This years Sydnova was hotly anticipated by cosplay fans all over the country and we are pleased to bring you a run down of the 7 best and worst reasons to go! When it finally came time to grace the halls of Sydney’s finest large capacity venue no-one was disappointed and the crowds flocked to Supanova Sydney 2015,  proving ... Read More »

Fury Road: A high octane death machine’s truimphant return to form

Few people thought that in 1977 anything would capture the imagination of the world quite like Star Wars would, a galaxy-spanning fairytale with dizzying special effects and a fresh take on the previously thought worn out genre of science fiction. However, it was a forty thousand dollar budgeted view of a near-collapsing society that would also go on to capture ... Read More »

Supanova Hip Hoth Afterparty

Hey gang! So obviously the biggest cosplay event in Sydney for the year is now fading into a haze of dim but happy memories but before you climb out of those post con blues lets quickly remind you why it was so much fun and drag out that bittersweet feeling for just a little bit longer.. For a start we ... Read More »

Doom: The Art of Percussive Maintenance – E3 Breakdown

Unfortunately I was only able to poke my head into the Bethesda E3 Launch briefly, but I was there long enough to catch the entirety of the Doom segment, and I’ve got this to say: When they’ve emphasized “we want this to feel like Doom” it really does seem to. Full disclosure: I haven’t played Doom since booting up Doom ... Read More »