Photo by: Esparta

This weekend, Geek Arizona pits Kung Fu vs Yoga, gets lonely in outer space, celebrates Asia, rocks some retro game tunes, and more.

There seems to be a sort of Asian thread running through the weekend, somehow. Should be some good times.

Friday, Apr 15th

Kung Fu v Yoga w/ MuVChat [Casa Grand]

The American Astronaut [Phoenix]

Saturday, Apr 16th

Arizona Asian Festival [Mesa]

  • Multicultural stuff, as well as gaming (and tons of cosplay& Anime, I’d bet).
  • Starts at 9am and goes through Sunday.
  • At Mekong Plaza in Mesa.
  • Learn more on their site.

Laughing Moon Con 2 [Goodyear]

Zenoscope at Hero Comics [Phoenix]

  • Raven, Mike, & Milen will be about for you to adore and pester.
  • From 11am to 3pm at Hero Comics.
  • Not sure if this link will work, but here’s a flyer.

Animefest [Mesa]

  • And the Asian theme continues this weekend.
  • Some games, costume contests, and prizes for you otakus.
  • Noon to 9pm at Atomic Comics Mesa.
  • And here’s a flyer.

MvC3 Ranbat [Phoenix]

  • Devastation continues their tour of ranbats for Marvel v Capcom 3.
  • This time they’re at Samurai Comics, who’s giving away in store prizes for winners.
  • Starts at 2pm.
  • Details details!

Japanese Street Chic Fashion Show [Phoenix]

  • And our theme ends with a fashion show!
  • At Collins College at 6:30pm.
  • I don’t have many details, but I did find a Facebook Event Page.

The Minibosses [Phoenix]

  • Catch them before their show at Phoenix Comicon!
  • These NES Tune playing axe shredders have been a local (and personal) favorite for a while.
  • At The Firehouse in Phoenix, part of “Shizzfest.”
  • Hard to say when they’ll actually take the stage.

Enjoy the ensuing nerdity, Cephalobots!