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DC Collectibles Reveals New 2018 DC Artist Alley Line At Five Points Festival

Designer super hero toys — meet street art. Announced over the weekend via an exclusive reveal at designer toy and comic convention, Five Points Festival, DC Collectibles is teaming up with some of the most talented independent artists in the industry to launch the new line, DC Artist Alley. Inspired by the popular comic convention...

May the 4th: Happy Star Wars Day from Legion of Leia

May the 4th: Happy Star Wars Day from Legion of Leia

May the 4th: Happy Star Wars Day from Legion of Leia Happy May the 4th, a.k.a. Star Wars Day. This is a big one for me, not just because I love Star Wars, but because it’s the third anniversary of Legion of Leia. It’s been a pretty intense year since the last time I wrote an anniversary post. We had the release of Rouge One. We lost...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 66: Steve Copeland From Wyrd Con, the 501st Legion and Happy May the 4th!

Steve Copeland from Wyrd Con and the 501st Legion joins us to celebrate May the 4th! On this week’s Legion of Leia podcast, Anastasia Washington and I welcome Steve Copeland from the upcoming storytelling convention Wyrd Con and the 501st Legion! It’s perfectly fitting as today is May the 4th, otherwise known as Star Wars Day! It’s...

Recap of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 Press Junket

Recap of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 Press Junket West Hollywood, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 20: (L-R) Producer Kevin Feige, actors Elizabeth Debecki, Michael Rooker, Chris Pratt, Kurt Russel and Director James Gunn onstage at Marvel Studio’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Press Conference at The London Hotel on April 20, 2017 in West...

Check out 100 Star Wars Vehicles in Honor of Star Wars Celebration

With everyone ramped up for Star Wars Celebration, it can be easy to get lost within all the information that’s being blasted out on the Internet. This is where guides come in handy. Title Max brought us a great picture guide in their article discussing the top 100 relevant Star Wars vehicles used in a galaxy far, far, away. What I found...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 63: Russ Pitts, Take This, Mental Health at Conventions and More

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 63: Russ Pitts, Take This and Mental Health at Conventions On this week’s Legion of Leia podcast, Anastasia Washington and I welcome Russ Pitts, one of the founders of TakeThis.org, an organization that helps bring awareness of mental health issues to the geek community. If you check out the website, you’ll...