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Season 3, Special Episode 1: Celebrating a local geek icon

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The Dale Eckman Toy and Collectible show has been a mainstay in the San Antonio community since the early 1990’s. Many friendships have been forged at those tables full of fun and goodness.

The Live Oak Civic Center, which has been the home of the show since it’s beginning has been sold. The final show in that venue was January 19, 2013, and I was there to talk to some of the people around. I tried to talk to many more than the eight you’ll hear, but people are deathly afraid of microphones! Guns don’t scare people as much as mics, for some reason.

I talked to my long time personal friend “Doc” Beck, my long time Toy Show friend Gerard “Gerry” Garcia, Texas Comic Con and Texas Collectibles Expo promoter and organizer Kris Kidd, indy comic creator Rob Wuest, long time show vendor Bill Field, comic creator Guy Nuesca, and Aaron Eckman, Dale’s son.

Visit Dale’s site for the Toy Show: http://www.eckmanstoyshow.com

For info on the Texas Comic Con and the Texas Collectibles Expo: http://www.texascomicon.com

For info on Guy Nuesca’s art and comic: http://www.blackhive.com

Go here for info on the Jack Kirby inspired “Monsters Among Us” by Rob Wuest: http://monsters-among-us.com

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Written by The Righteous Dude

January 21, 2013 at 11:58 pm