This past weekend, I got the chance to attend Rhode Island Comic Con. I frequent the convention scene as often as my job will allow, however, this was my first time venturing to the Rhode Island con. If you want to read about Bri’s experience as press, check out her convention overview.
Continue reading Melissa’s First Rhode Island Comic Con
Rhode Island Comic Con took place this past weekend in Providence. After a debacle last year involving oversold tickets and locked-out attendees, many were ready to write off “The Biggest Show in the Smallest State.” Even in my dedication to covering the con, I had a few reservations. I’m happy to report that Altered Reality Entertainment pulled off a more successful convention this year, but there is definite room for improvement. Miscommunication and layout issues were the root of much frustration, but the celebrity guests made it worthwhile.
Continue reading Resizing Rhode Island Comic Con 2015
As someone who doesn’t get to attend many conventions, you can’t fathom how excited I am for this year’s Rhode Island Comic Con. I got to visit in 2013 when the guest list was mostly ’80s film stars, and my starstruck moment was shaking the hand of C. Thomas Howell. This year, I’m looking forward to meeting one of my favorite actresses, as well as covering some of the awesome panels! Here’s what to expect if you’re in the Providence, RI area from November 6th-November 8th. Continue reading The Biggest Show in the Smallest State: Rhode Island Comic Con