I had a great time at ToyConNJ yesterday! I acquired a couple of Casper items for the permanent collection, and had a great time speaking with the dealers. I will certainly try to attend this show in the future!
I was fortunate enough to be able to attend New York Comic Con on Thursday. It is impossible to describe how large this show is. I came back very tired, but with a backpack full of comic books from Victory Comics to show for my efforts. No new merchandise for the Harvey Mercheum I am afraid, but I did get to speak with Steve Savino again, and I got to meet Jordan Hembrough!
While I had a great time at New York Comic Con, I will probably not return next year, as there are other conventions I wish to attend. Maybe the year after…
Sorry for the lack of new exhibits, I will be posting one shortly. Before I do, I wanted to post about my attending my local convention, Albany Comic Con! It’s funny, I went all the way to San Juan and came back empty-handed, but today I got two bags full of comic books and a really nice Casper item for the Mercheum! I also made some valuable contacts, got to promote this website, and caught up with an old friend. Overall, a really great day.
Do any of you watch Toy Hunter on Travel Channel? I do! While I am not a big fan of the “reality television” format, I enjoy looking at some of the toys Jordan finds. Judging by some of the comments he has made, I would say that Jordan and I are very close in age. And while no Harvey items have been featured on the show yet, maybe some day…Continue reading →