Geek HQ: Comic-Con 2012

Comic-Con is more than just comics. It's now about all kinds of geek entertainment. Take a look at the fans and the presenters at this annual multi-genre event.

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Trey Moore, dressed as Superman, rides the escalator on first day of Comic-Con convention held at the San Diego Convention Center on Thursday July 12, 2012, in San Diego. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)
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Comic-Con is more than just comics. It's now about all kinds of geek entertainment. Click and take a look at the fans and the presenters at this annual multi-genre event. Trey Moore, dressed as Superman, heads into Comic Con's first day of activities.
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Meghan Spencer, dressed as a Twi'lek from Star Wars movies, walks into the exhibit hall on first day of the Comic-Con convention.
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Taylor Roszkos, dressed as Spider Man, comes through the doors on first day of the Comic-Con convention.
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Saban's Power Rangers POWER Up Comic-Con Day one at the San Diego Convention Center.
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Characters pose photos on first day of Comic-Con convention held at the San Diego Convention Center.
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Comic Con is usually attended by a large number of people estimated at around 125,000 to 130,000.
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Jenny Harlow applies makeup to Nick Bane as the wait to enter Comic-Con. The annual comic book and popular arts convention attracts over 100,000 people and runs through July 15.
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Fans pose for photos outside of the San Diego Convention Center before Comic-Con preview night.
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Nomad from Dive Bomber poses for photographers at the Comic-Con preview at the San Diego Convention Center.
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Jordan Kruegar dresses as Batman as he arrives to Comic-Con.
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Aaron Rickets smiles as she holds a sign as she tries to gain entrance to Comic-Con.
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Crowds of fans arrive to Comic-Con in San Diego.
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Comic-Con fans walk on Fifth Avenue near the San Diego Convention Center.
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Matthew Hunter, dressed as Star Trek's Captain Kirk, makes a call as he waits to set-up his exhibit on preview night at Comic-Con.
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Fans walk past huge Stone Troll figures from the Lord of the Rings at the Comic-Con preview night.
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Christian Ash poses with a Gollum figure from the Lord of the Rings at the Comic-Con preview night.
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The artist Swank One grabs a towel as he paints Power Rangers on a wall near Comic-Con in San Diego.
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Ray Senore poses with a man dressed as Spiderman at Comic-Con.
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A woman in make up looks on at the entrance to Comic-Con Wednesday.
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Fans arrive at the San Diego Convention Center before preview night at Comic Con.
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Fans walk past huge Stone Troll figures from the Lord of the Rings at the Comic-Con preview night.
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A fan attends Comic-Con International 2012 at the San Diego Convention Center.
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Fans attend Comic-Con International 2012 at San Diego Convention Center.
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A fan attends Comic-Con International 2012 at San Diego Convention Center.
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A fan attends Comic-Con International 2012 outside the San Diego Convention Center.
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Amosphere during the Power Rangers: 20 Years and Beyond during Comic-Con International 2012 held at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel.
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A Joker inspired guest attends Comic-Con International.
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