Heyo! Went to the Ottawa Comiccon as mentioned on Tumblr while more or less enjoying my time there after a “rough” start. Went to the EY Center next to the Ottawa Airport for this event. I enjoyed viewing the display areas the place had to offer.
(All images taken with a Lumix GF-1 Pancake lens.)
Wanted to finally go to Comiccon in Ottawa after passing a few that were being held locally a few times. Had to miss them a few times because the wallet was weeping loudly. I finally went and enjoyed most of my time there, just not the messy line-ups, misinformation, and the messiness of it all. Basically making a loop around the entrance for no reason at all. Should have had registration at both entrancesÂ or funnel people in through a tent. That annoyed me greatly and others.
That aside, everything else was quite enjoyable and fun. Was finally able to dig back into the North American side of things after going to a nice amount of Anime conventions. A nice change of pace. Spotted some nice old Power Rangers figures, Star Trek stuff, Minecraft stuff, and some nostalgic triggers here and there. Quite a few temptations. Luckily easy to ignore such temptations.
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I’m going to have to agree with what I over-heard – That this Comiccon should have had more display areas with less shops. Needs more fun displays like the Star Wars, Dr Who, and Back To The Future displays.
It’s been a fun con when avoiding all the line-ups and evading all the people that would have bumped into you by mistake. A few unavoidable bumps into people was inevitable. I obtained two Minecraft goodies of an Enderman figure and a Pig keychain from those random packages. I shall be having more fun with them later. I actually quite liked this convention.
I’m quite big into Minecraft so I just had to purchase these goodies, even if my wallet is crying horribly loudly. I love playing the game a lot while rebuilding what I once lost. If you want to see more images of these Minecraft figures in the future then feel free to bookmark this blog, this Flickr, and even my YouTube for future videos for past and future event videos.Â I now want to play around with this Enderman outdoors while also having fun with my other fox girl named Varakitsu among Ottawa’s nature.
And if curious, I was wearing a generic Levi’s 501st grey shirt with a black circle on front. It seemed appropriate for the convention and to receive a nice comment with “nice shirt” from a scout trooper. Too bad I couldn’t hold Vara on my arms, and glad I didn’t with the amount of people at the convention and the bus. Would have loved to do such, though would have been overly troublesome if I actually did. Maybe next time and for the next conventions.
Thanks for viewing and hope you enjoyed viewing my images. I had fun while finding it a worth the light venting on my end.