X

San Diego Comic-Con's New Rival

Posted: Oct. 24th, 2012  |  By Michael Pearse
Cap'n
Pitroick Hanson/Madd Pencilz

Up until a few years ago, the Comic-Con in San Diego enjoyed more than three decades as the only truly large comic convention in the United States. However, the New York Comic-Con is growing tremendously with each year and looks like it will soon dethrone the king of cons.

The San Diego Comic-Con has been known for decades as the gold standard of comics fandom get-togethers and is considered something of a mecca to the devoted – a place to which the true geek must make a pilgrimage at least once. But New York’s upstart young punk of a con is gunning for number one – and gaining ground.

Not that everything is a battle – but come on, these are comic books, and as Marvel readers already know from this summer’s much-hyped crossover series, even the Avengers and the X-Men aren’t immune to competition between themselves.

Read More on forbes.com
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 

Best Things To Do >

In a city that offers a wide array of things to see and do, deciding where to start can sometimes prove to be a challenge. View All Things To Do in San Diego >

The Best Restaurants >

Here, you will find only the finest restaurants, each which has been carefully selected based on its cuisine, ambiance, location, chef, awards and reviews. View All San Diego Restaurants >

The Best Nightlife >

From multi-level dance clubs and celebrity hotspots to popular watering holes and jazz clubs, experience the local nightlife scene at its finest with our list of top recommendations. View All San Diego Nightlife >

The Best Art & Culture >

Before your next luxury trip to the city, be sure to check out some of our favorite local landmarks, cultural attractions, and diverse blend of museums and art galleries. View All San Diego Culture >

Best Designer Shops >

From the best shopping districts, department stores, and local boutiques, you're sure to find the shopping destination that best suits your needs. View All San Diego Shops >

Best Luxury Services >

As a luxury lifestyle enthusiast, we understand that when it comes to service, only the best will do. View All San Diego Luxury Services >

JustLuxe.com Luxury NEWS >