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ComicsAlliance Gift Guide: What to Buy A Casual Cosplayer
Cosplay is fun and exciting, but sometimes you want to wear something that shows your nerdy pride and doesn't take weeks to make --- and maybe has some pockets. Casual cosplay is the perfect way to embody your favorite character while still wearing something work appropriate.

This gift guide h…
Logan's Run: Funko Has All The Wolverines You Could Want
Funko recently announced a whole mess of Pop and Dorbz figures of classic X-Men characters, however, you may have noticed that one of the most popular X-Men was unusually underrepresented in that release. That's probably because he's a loner, and nobody can understand his pain. Wolverine a…
Let Your Gem Glow with Hot Topic's Cartoon Network Lookbook
Which of the Crystal Gems from Steven Universe are you? Are you a delicate, meticulous Pearl? Or perhaps you're more of a Garnet: strong, proud, perfectly balanced. Or could you be more of a hedonistic, impulsive Amethyst? Or maybe you're Steven?

Whichever Gem you identify with most, Hot …
Keep 'Em Flying with Hot Topic's DC Bombshells Collection
The line between fashion and cosplay is blurrier than ever with Hot Topic's new fashion line based on DC Comics: Bombshells. Not that it was ever a particularly stark distinction to begin with, and the difference is almost irrelevant to the Bombshells, since Marguerite Sauvage and the other art…
Channel The Avengers With Her Universe x Marvel Collection
As a tie-in to Avengers: Age of Ultron, Her Universe is collaborating with Marvel to create a line of Avengers-inspired apparel, available exclusively at Hot Topic. Designed by Amy Beth Christenson and Andrew MacLaine, the winners of Her Universe's "Geek Couture" Fashion Show at San D…
Marvel Announces Hickman And Ribic On New 'Secret Wars'
Jonathan Hickman has been building up to something big for the Marvel Universe for the entirety of his run on Avengers and New Avengers. His 'incursions' -- alternate realities colliding and wiping each other out -- were the driving force behind Infinity and the splinter that divided the A…
Comics Alliance Presents 'Kate Or Die' In 'Merch Ado'
Welcome to the latest episode of ComicsAlliance Presents “Kate or Die,” a series of exclusive comic strips created by one of our favorite webcomics cartoonists, Kate Leth! In this episode, Kate tackles the subject of the comics industry weirdly cutting itself off from the enormous amounts of money w…
Hot Topic ‘Kick-Ass’ T-Shirts Do What They Do
Here's some news that's bound to please ComicsAlliance assistant editor Caleb Goellner - "Kick-Ass" T-shirts are currently available for ordering through Hot Topic, Caleb's favorite store of all time!*
Some shirts are utilizing artwork from John Romita Jr...