Pre Comic-Con Blog

Another Week, another non-blog blog. We’ll return to our regularly scheduled program next time.

Anyways, this week is my most looked forward week of the year. Even moreso than E3, this week is the San Diego Comic Con, the larget convention of its kind in the world. Last year over 120,000 attended the convention over the four days, a convention which filled every last exhibit floor, ballroom, and conference room of the San Diego Convention center. I’m volunteering this year so I get in the doors for free with three hours of volunteer work. The convention begins Thursday, but the exhibit hall is open for a few hours on Wednesday, which is designated a ‘Preview Night,’ probably the least crowded day of the convention. Continue reading Pre Comic-Con Blog

Back to School…tomorrow

This blog is somewhat atypical of my usual blogs. If you’ve been following my blogs, you’ll know that I’m going back to school for a degree in Game Art and Design at the Art Institute of Califonra – San Diego. My first day will be tomorrow, although my class doesn’t actually start until 6pm. I was given mostly afternoon and evening classes (though Friday I’m in school from 8am-5pm) so I could get a part time job during the daytime. There’s a job fair on campus on Wednesday and I’ll probably drop by Career Services sometime this week. While the program is typically three years, my test scores and transfer credits have shaved a little over a year off of that, most of it being the mundane general education stuff, which is nice. Saves me time and money. Continue reading Back to School…tomorrow