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Comicpalooza 2016 Day 3: Charities, Hallway Musicians and Why Costume Contests Suck
Monday, June 20, 2016 at 8 a.m. by Jef Rouner
The final day of Comicpalooza is always my favorite. Most of the top quality guests and programming is still going on, but the crowds are usually thinner and a less in-your-face. It’s particularly fun if you stay in one of the hotel...
Big Comic Con vs. Little Comic Con
Monday, July 27, 2015 at 7 p.m. by Jef Rouner
Every year I cover Comicpalooza, Houston’s massive celebration of all things geek that now spans four days and takes over the entire George R. Brown Convention Center. It’s an exhausting ordeal that leaves me drained and sore, so wh...
The Best Comics in May: How Many Thors Can Dance on the Handle of Mjolnir?
Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 6 a.m. by Jef Rouner
Every month the staff at 8th Dimension comics helps us select the best single issues in comics. Night Nurse I LOVE the Night Nurse as a character. The idea that there would need to be specialized, available and discreet care for sup...
Eliza Rickman Brings Tour Somewhere Different: a Comic Shop
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 9 a.m. by Jef Rouner
There's plenty of places to play in Houston, but one of the more unconventional places that's been hosting comics lately is 8th Dimension Comics and Games. In general they pick up a more specialized crowd such as chiptune artists an...