As part of the Wikia Superfan Crew program, I attended Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia. This was my first con, but I've always wanted to go to one. Wikia made that happen for me and I'm very grateful.
As someone from a rural area (my town is probably smaller than most airports), I had some adjustments to make just from being in a city, which was a bit overwhelming. Still, I felt like I was in my element at the con itself, being surrounded by so many other fans.
The main convention hall was staggeringly huge, with so many booths and vendors. I lost hours to just walking around and seeing what was for sale. I bought some things I didn't know existed, some things I'd always wanted and saw so many other things I was pleased to see were as w…Read more >