Tagged: Lord of the Rings

The Best NYCC ever: Highlights from 2014

New York Comic Con has come and gone again, and this year was better than ever! The convention implemented badge scanning for all entering and exiting attendants in 2013, making it far more difficult for counterfeiters to make it inside the Javits Center, and this year was the most navigable the convention has been since I first started attending in 2010. Don’t get me wrong, there were still over 150,000 people there—meaning NYCC has surpassed SDCC in attendance once and for all—but there was room to move around and take in a lot of what the convention had to offer. Here are the five best things from NYCC 2014!

House of Spells is a fandom-based chain of stores in the United Kingdom that specializes in collectibles from popular franchises such as “Harry Potter,” “Lord of the Rings” and “Game of Thrones.”

Putting Things in Perspective

“Harry Potter” has become such a phenomenon that it was inevitable people would eventually compare it to other great pieces of work. Let’s discuss a comparison with Tolkien’s work.