May 22nd, 2015
For Part 3 of our MCCC '15 extravaganza The Jedi Ras has the honour of chatting with legendary Star Wars and Suicide Squad writer John Ostrander, custom lightsaber smiths Solo's Hold and Darth Alice, con security/Sith lord Adam Tornow and the return to the show of E. Roger Mitchell of The Walking Dead and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. to help me close out the show!
May 20th, 2015
I was very honoured to have the pleasure of moderating writer Dirk Manning's Write or Wrong panel at MCCC '15. Dirk is a freelance writer whose credits include Nightmare World, Tales of Mr. Rhee and Write or Wrong, a beginner's guide to writing comics as well as Image comics and Newsarama. He's a very inspirational fellow and if you're an aspiring writer you won't want to miss this, especially the Faygo incident...
May 19th, 2015
What a grand adventure once again this year at Motor City Comic Con in beautiful Novi, Michigan. The Jedi Ras will be bringing you tons of fantastic fun over the next several parts of our MCCC extravaganza. First up, a right jolly romp through Artist's Alley including chats with Kelly O'Hara, Jay Fosgitt, Jason Westlake, Nick Francis, Joshua Werner, Source Point Press and Jason Ujvari. All incredibly talented artists, this episode is a pure celebration of the insanely positive vibes emitted from this convention. Please click their names to experience their amazing work and visit An Elegant Weapon or our Facebook page to enjoy our photo gallery of the event.
May 7th, 2015
The Jedi Ras shares his thoughts on Avengers: Age of Ultron, the Suicide Squad filming here in Toronto and a very special chat featured from the 80's Toy Expo with voice acting legend Jim Cummings ( Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Darkwing Duck, Hondo and many, many, many, many, many more).
May 5th, 2015
The Jedi Ras and Derek of the Drunk On Comics podcast run through all the upcoming guests, artists, events, adventures and good times to be had at Michigan's largest pop culture event Motor City Comic Con 2015 ! Both An Elegant Weapon and Drunk On Comics will be covering the event happening May 15,16 and 17th. Hope to see you all there!!
April 24th, 2015
El Hawkez joins The Jedi Ras to talk about the recent barrage of trailers including The Force Awakens and Batman v Superman, upcoming Con events and The Jedi Ras recounts his day at The GTA Comic Con featuring a chat with Zach Galligan of The Gremlins!
April 19th, 2015
We round out our Great Philly Con extravaganza with a few chats from artists' ally including Coat of Arms Comics founder and creator of The Chronicles of Mayre Joe Carbone, IDW artist J.K. Woodward and his pod partner on JK's Happy Hour Darryl Taylor, founder of The Taylor Network of Podcasts and we close things out with a podbomb on the guys from local Philly podcast Super Hero Speak!
April 13th, 2015
The Great Philly Con extravaganza continues with a live panel pod featuring the voice of Kim Possible herself, the fun and beautiful Ms. Christy Carlson Romano! We chat about the art of voice over, broadway, growing up in the Disney universe, Q and A and much much more!
April 9th, 2015
The Jedi Ras brings you Part 1 of The Weapon's Great Philadelphia Comic Con coverage 2015! On this installment's intro The Jedi Ras shares his experience moderating the Jonathan Frakes panel, recommends his fave kickstarter projects for the week and gives you a preview of what's to come next in his Philly Con coverage. Following the Ras' few minutes of babbling he brings you a really fun live panel interview discussion with accomplished voice actor Mark Dodson ( Salacious Crumb, The Gremlins ) ! Stay tuned for Part 2 coming very soon!
March 26th, 2015
The Jedi Ras attends Toronto Comic Con 2015 and brings you some fantastic chats with artist Jay Fosgitt ( Bodie Troll, My Little Pony, Necronomicomics ) , writer Ricky Lima and artist Shane Heron ( The Black Hole Hunters Club ) , artist Shawn Daley ( TerraQuill ) writer Anthony Ruttgaizer and artist Danny Zabbal ( Action Lab's The F1rst Hero Vol 2 ) and of course our favourite seamstress and geek girl SparkleGirl Jen!
Check out more pics and fun stuff at www.anelegantweapon.ca !
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Next up...The Great Philladelphia Comic Con!!