Fan Expo Canada has joined forces with the CNE to present Cosplay Day Picnic & Parade at the CNE’s Bandshell.
Ready for FAN EXPO Canada? That Shelf wants to send you and a friend to FAN EXPO with a $300 prize pack!
Star Wars Celebration is almost here! The Chicago-based event features coveted convention exclusives only made available to attendees – and some of the most popular pieces will be presented by Funko, who are bringing more than 10 new collectibles to the five-day show.
Here are 12 of the raddest things we saw wandering around Denver Comic Con 2015!
As conventions proliferate, commerce rather than celebrity is increasingly becoming a key selling point for the audience.
Sure, everyone in Canada knows Fan Expo, but what do you know about Nova Scotia's Hal-Con?
Let's give a positive sendoff to a turbulent summer.
The sixth annual Gottacon gaming convention blends the casual and the competitive when it kicks off in Victoria this weekend.
We've got another Gamercamp contest today for all you gamers out there. Enter for a chance to win a ticket to Mark of the Ninja lead designer Nels Anderson's opening night talk at Gamercamp on Friday, November 1 at 7 pm, courtesy of Dork Shelf and our friends at Gamercamp!
Gamercamp will celebrate the Toronto Independent Game Jam at the inaugural Gamercamp Honours Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 1. Do you have any stories about TOJam? Share them using the Twitter hashtag #TOJamXOXO!
Fan Expo stormed through Toronto to the tune of an estimated 100,000 people over the weekend, and Dork Shelf was there to take in all the sights, sounds, and cosplay on display. Here are a few quick gaming-themed notes from the show floor.
Another year, another Gamercamp! With the fourth iteration of the Toronto-based video game culture festival now in the can, the Shelf's Eric Weiss, Jon Ore, and Timothy Krynicki round up last night's social events and a selection of today's speakers.
My favourite part of any comic convention is going to panels. Panels tend to be great sources of information, and offer a lot for attendees to learn for essentially the price of their ticket. They're also a great place to sit down and rest some weary feet. As with anything else, however, there's a right way to go about attending a panel, and there's a wrong way. Here's a couple things you can do to make sure that your experience is a good one.
Free Comic Book Day is upon us! Lucky for you, we're here to help make it all worth it by pointing you spendthrift nerds in the right direction. Like your personal Comic Book saviours we'll guide you through the weekend with a complete list of Toronto's best comic-related hot spots and ‘must see’ events.
Attention dorks: We know you're probably already planning to hit up the Wizard World Toronto Comic Con in April, but how would you like to attend the con for free? Dork Shelf would like to send ten lucky winners to Wizard World Toronto Comic Con April 14 - 15 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.