Posts tagged "power rangers"

Interview with 'Power Rangers' actor Jason Narvy

Many Power Rangers fans know Jason Narvy as half of the show’s comic relief team “Bulk & Skull.” I’ve had the pleasure of meeting him in 2007 at the first official Power Morphicon in Los Angeles, and again more recently at Chicago Comic Con this year. Meeting him in Chicago was great, and Jason said... Read more »

Look Mom, I'm "Costumer of the Week!"

Today I got a Facebook notification from Lenny Java, also known as LJImagination. His website features cosplayers from all walks of life. And his Facebook page, LJImagination Presents Costumer of the Week! showcases a different cosplayers every week (I guess that part was pretty self-explanatory). This is what he had to say about yours truly:... Read more »

Explaining cosplay to co-workers

New costume for Chicago Comic Con I didn’t think it was a huge secret that I frequently dress up in costumes for fun, but a lot of people I work with had no idea…until now. Recently, some of the guys at work were talking about Chicago Comic Con, and they asked if I would be... Read more »
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10 things I loved about CYPHAN!

10 things I loved about CYPHAN!
3-Day Cyphan badge I spent the weekend at the first Cyphan convention in Wheeling. For a first year sci-fi con, I thought it was pretty awesome. I’ve gone to a lot of conventions in the past, and the formula is usually the same. You have a costume contest, celebrity guests, dealers room, artists, panels, gaming,... Read more »

Geeky Baby Names

Geeky Baby Names
Courtesy: buycostumes.com I was talking to my mom the other day about her future grandchildren. I told her, “My kids are going to have cool nerdy names.” She was not pleased to hear this at all, and she demanded they have “normal” names like Ashley or Brittany…..ummm, sorry mom, no thanks! Maybe she feared I... Read more »

Happy Geek Pride Day!

Happy Geek Pride Day!
So, according to my Facebook event list, today is Geek Pride Day. It has been celebrated on May 25 since 2006 celebrating the premiere of the first Star Wars movie in 1977. Here are your rights and responsibilities on this day: Princess Leia, me, and a couple of Wookies Rights: The right to be even... Read more »
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Saban buys back Power Rangers from Disney

This is the best news I’ve heard ALL DAY! I’m a huge Power Ranger fan, and I’m also a huge Disney fan, but since Disney has owned Power Rangers the show has gone down hill. Saban Entertainment, owned by Haim Saban, distributed Power Rangers from 1993 until the end of 2001 when the Walt Disney... Read more »

DYI: Power Daggers - Prop Making for Beginners

Reference picture from Japanese Magazine I’m in no way a seamstress, and most of my costumes are commissioned by people who actually know what they’re doing. I have been known to craft a few props and accessories for my costumes though. The most impressive handcrafted props I have are my Power Daggers, and I’m going... Read more »

Martial Arts Training with a REAL Power Ranger

In 2008, a few Power Ranger actors came to Rosemont for Anime Central. Jason David Frank (Tommy), Karen Ashley (Aisha), Steve Cardenas (Rocky), and Robert Axelrod (voice of Lord Zedd) were the ranger guests. Being a huge Power Ranger fan, I was very excited to have the actors visiting my home town area. In 2007 I... Read more »
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Photo Stalking

It’s been a while since I’ve surfed the Flickr scene…I actually made an account a while ago with a few convention pictures from 2007. For whatever reason I decided to log on today, and I have loads and loads of what they call “recent activity” (although it isn’t THAT recent…I haven’t logged on in ages).... Read more »