After two years of pandemic closures, San Diego Comic-Con returned in force, welcoming 130,000-plus fans and industry professionals back to Southern California’s Pop Culture Super Bowl—and we were right there in the middle of it all! On this episode, we detail the BEST and the WORST of Comic-Con 2022, from
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Welcome to the Con Guy Show, your home for news and opinions from the world of Comic-Con, fandom, and pop culture. Coming to you straight from the nerdy heart of Hollywood, California, we are your ULTIMATE insiders—filmmakers, writers, actors, costumers, gamers, panelists, but most of all, FANS! Whether it’s sci-fi, exclusive collectibles, comic books, gaming, animation, cosplay, fan conventions or fandom events—if you love it, we cover it. Join us for your behind-the-scenes look at all things CON.
To celebrate Shark Week 2022, we sit down with Andrew Traucki, the writer/director of new Great White shark thriller THE REEF: STALKED. In an effort to heal after witnessing her sister’s horrific murder, Nic travels to a tropical resort with her friends for a kayaking and diving adventure. Only hours
San Diego Comic-Con released a MONSTER of a programming schedule for its first in-person summer event in three years! From the over-the-top spectacle of Hall H, to the niche and passionate industry panels in the smaller rooms, THE CON GUY crew goes through our picks of the MUST SEE panels
With help from the crew of The Enterprise, Admiral James T. Kirk faces his old enemy, Khan Sing, and must stop him from using the ultimate weapon — the Genesis Device, in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. As part of our celebration of the movies of the Summer
The countdown is on — we’re just three weeks out from San Diego Comic-Con 2022, happening July 20-24, and we’ve got all the latest news about panels and exclusives! Also, special guests Tony Kim (Hero Within) and Stephen Burns give us a sneak-peek at their panels, plus Jake Jarele catches
Comic-con is back! There are just 4 weeks left until San Diego Comic-Con 2022, which means there’s so much to find out! From hotels, to parking, to badges (any left?), to offsites and panels, we’ve got the lowdown on everything you need to know RIGHT NOW… including a special interview
SPOILER WARNING! This week, we tackle the Netflix phenomenon that’s stealing the summer—STRANGER THINGS 4. When a series of mysterious and gruesome murders again shake the community of Hawkins, Dustin, Max, Nancy, Steve and the whole gang spring into action to try to solve the mystery. It’s the most spine-tingling
This is a HUGE WEEK for Geeks! On this episode, we preview Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, the new Obi-Wan Kenobi series, Season 4 of Stranger Things, Bob’s Burgers the Movie, and Top Gun Maverick. Whew! So much happening in one week! The summer’s heatin’ up fast.
Campy, colorful and often over-the-top, the Power Rangers franchise launched in 1993 and quickly exploded into a worldwide phenomenon, a multi-media franchise which endures to this day. THE CON GUY celebrates 29 years of Power Rangers mania with some of your favorite actors from the franchise, including Abraham Rodriguez (Beast
The “con season” is really heating up, with the Grandaddy of them all, San Diego Comic-Con, 11 weeks away. This episode we discuss everything we know so far about SDCC, along with a preview of some of the biggest events in the next three months. And we respond LIVE to
WonderCon 2022 kicked open the doors of fandom and jumpstarted the year’s Convention Season with gusto! From the panels to the merch to the cosplay, WonderCon welcomed the fans back to Anaheim and proved that, “Yeah, baby! Comic Cons are back!” This week we wrap up our favorite moments (and
The Night Stalker. Los Feliz Murder House. The Ripper. Not Another True Crime Podcast…. Murder, Betrayal, Love, Hate… Why does it seem that women, in particular, are so fascinated by True Crime Stories? What are some of your favorites? And which mysteries can’t you stop obsessing over? This week, THE