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DIY Spock ears look impressive, logically

Movie effects artist Frank Ippolito shows how to make realistic pointy ear prosthetics for "Star Trek'" cosplayers to wear with Vulcan pride.

By May 17, 2015

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Albuquerque Comic Expo: Geeking good at my local comic con

Crave writer Amanda Kooser puts on a scarf, warms up her sonic screwdriver, and hits the Albuquerque Comic Expo to check out the Incredible Hulk and herds of cosplayers.

By July 1, 2014

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R2-D2 fan builders hired for new 'Star Wars' film

Lucasfilm found the "Star Wars" droid makers they were looking for, and hired them. Meet the fans who are living the dream in a galaxy not so far away.

By November 20, 2013

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Comics come alive at WonderCon (photos)

Now in its 25th year, WonderCon continues to bring comic characters to life, with artists, writers, and fans showing off their skills.

29 Images By April 2, 2011

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WonderCon 2010 draws in SF (photos)

WonderCon, the comic book convention classic, comes to San Francisco in all its graphics glory.

30 Images By April 3, 2010

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Photos: WonderCon's Zap! Boom! and Pow!

The annual comic book convention held over the weekend in San Francisco was an exclamation of the art and pop culture worlds colliding.

15 Images By March 2, 2009

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Hard science meets cosplay: More from WonderCon 2009

WonderCon 2009 featured more than just fans in elaborate costumes. Superhero physics and debates about genre fiction held court, too.

23 Images By March 2, 2009

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WonderCon 2009: 'Terminator Salvation' director works the crowd

Even with Christian Bale ("Batman") as John Connor, I've yet to get excited about this fourth entry in the series Terminator Salvation. At WonderCon on Saturday, the movie's director, McG yelled at me for a good 30 minutes to get me to change.

By February 28, 2009

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WonderCon 2009: And you are there!

Not everyone can make it to WonderCon every year, I understand that. Honestly though, if you don't deal well with crowds, you should probably stay home, because, wow.

By February 28, 2009

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WonderCon 2009: 'Up' flies away

I got to see about 17 minutes of the film via five scenes Pixar debuted. My impressions after viewing the clips is that the movie looks very good--visually, conceptually, and just for pure entertainment.

By February 28, 2009