Feel like getting out this weekend in Arizona?
Here are some highlights of things going on in Phoenix geek culture:
(You can always check out the Local page for a growing calendar, as well as a map of interesting places.)
Thursday, July 8th
- Atomic Comics is celebrating The X-Men all day at each of their locations. (Scroll down for a map.)
- Some local artists will be around doing some sweet X-Men art.
- Full info here.
MADCAP – 1st Annual Ignominious Film Gala
- An evening of short films by Arizona student filmmakers.
- Something tells me this will be really fun. Plus it has the word “ignominious” in its title, so…
- It’s only $5, and you’ll be supporting budding local talent.
- Full info here and here.
Friday, July 9th
RANDOM CON 2010!
- Okay, technically it starts Thursday.
- Game until your face falls off with fellow die-hard gamers.
- All weekend at the Mesa Convention Center.
- More info here.
Saturday, July 10th
Zombie Research Society Meeting
- A zombie is a biologically definable, animated being occupying a human corpse.
- The zombie pandemic is coming. It’s not a matter of if, but a matter of when.
- Enthusiastic debate about zombies is essential to the survival of the human race.
- “What you don’t know can eat you”!