Giant Robot Store and GR2 News — take a penny co RSS

WonderCon - View from the Giant Robot Booth

Giant Robot x Uglydoll Big Boss Collabs Giant Robot at WonderCon Booth 1411 was an experience. What were the expectations? Would it be anything like San Diego Comic Con? It's not even close. You will get great traffic. Throngs of people walk through, but the masses are heavily interested in merchandise related to movies. Of course right? It's a comic convention. This year, we were situated around a licensee who sells Batman and Superman goods. Subpar designed t-shirts were selling en masse. It was tough to understand. Meanwhile at the GR booth, we did our thing and that still works. The photos below will show you some of the items we made available. It's all different from the rest. Here are...

Continue reading

2015 with Giant Robot

Post GR Year 5 - Post Magazine and GR2 - Time quickly passed since the last issue of the magazine. This year marked the fifth since it came out. Just last year was the celebration of 20 years of Giant Robot, which included a fun gallery show and talk and the exhibition SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot at the Oakland Museum of California. One ride ends and another one continues. This year is just a little more of that. Teaching a Zine Class at Pitzer College - My early part of the year continues to be co-teaching the Asian American Zines Class at Pitzer College. The class is fun even with brand new students. I forget how young they are...

Continue reading