VIE-CAP: Cornwall and Area Pop Event (CAPE)

For us in Eastern Ontario, the Con Season begins with Ottawa Geek Market, and the lead-up to Ottawa ComicCon in May is the Cornwall and Area Pop Event (CAPE) in late April. This is CAPE’s second year, and it has grown exponentially. Two days instead of one, making it a full weekend experience; and this […]

VIECAP: Doctor Who Comics Day

Happy #DoctorWhoComicsDay! I came home from the Comic Book Shoppe with two of the five variant covers. And that was pretty much … it. Where were the balloons? A TARDIS? The Eleventh Doctor popping up out of a cake? Or, *gulp*, a Dalek? Ottawa doesn’t have a designated store this year, maybe because last year’s […]

VIECAP: Ottawa ComicCon 2015

I’ve been attending Ottawa ComicCon since its inception in 2012, and an exhibitor/volunteer with The Doctor Who Society of Canada since 2013. Every year, ComicCon outdoes itself, whether it’s the calibre of guests they bring in, or the quality of the cosplays, or just the overall energy. I really don’t mind spending 99% of Mother’s […]