Mark Walters

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    CNN Beams Up Preview of Weekend's Comic Con With Mr. Spock, Princess Leia and Stan Lee

    ​I knew where I'd be tomorrow back in January, when we first mentioned that, oh, some guys named Stan Lee and Leonard Nimoy would be attending the Dallas Comic Con, which makes its move to the newly opened Irving Convention Center after years in Richardson and Plano. Figure we'll get there 'round ... More >>

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    October 12, 2010

    Captain Kirk and Doc Brown Are Coming to Town. And to the List, Add Draco Malfoy.

    ​A Friend of Unfair Park who knows where to find me October 23 -- the Plano Center -- suggests I think again. Because, see, I had plans to take the 7-year-old who lives in my house to meet and greet one William Shatner, who's been booked for months to appear at the Star Trek Fan Days event. Also o ... More >>

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    January 9, 2009

    Nerd Alert: No More WizardWorld Texas

    That's the word from, which says that come November, the Arlington Convention Center will no longer be cram-packed with action figures, comic books and other fanboys favorites brought to the DFW courtesy the annual WizardWorld comic convention. Which comes as little surprise: Attendees ... More >>

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    November 9, 2008

    Tramp In Your Field

    Mark Walters Much more in coming hours and days from the Dallas reunionclusterfuckubration last night out at Southfork Ranch in Parker -- the most muddled, exhilarating, disastrous (for some), astounding (for others) W-in-TF night in the history of the 30-year-old TV show, putting it mildly. (Seri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2006

    Dork Out with Your...Uh...Dork Out?

    Twice a year, my pal Mark Walters and his fellow savvy fanboy Ben Stevens put on the Dallas Comic Con at the Plano Centre--which means it's Halloween this weekend for all those dudes who don't know what else to do with their homemade Boba Fett costumes the rest of the time. Their conventions (or "ve ... More >>

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    October 13, 2005

    Go to HAL

    Party like it's 2001 at Dallas Comic Con & Sci-Fi Expo

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    February 10, 2005

    Saint Frances

    Author Mayes boasts about her perfect life

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    November 20, 2003

    The Wiz

    Gather up your Justice League

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    July 10, 2003

    Sci-Fi High

    Get your geek on at Sci-Fi Expo

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    November 18, 1999