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5 Cons documentary funded

The previously announced 5 Cons documentary has just hit its minimum funding goal, meaning it will be filming at Worldcon, Westercon, World Fantasy, ConQuesT, and Nova Albion Steampunk Exhibition. Nova Albion is first up, and in the meantime, the Indiegogo campaign has 31 days to meet its stretch goals.


Convention documentary seeks crowd funding

5 Cons is a planned documentary series on convention culture spanning 5 conventions across the US and UK. It’s looking for $3500 in funding via Indiegogo, of which it has already raised $1200. The 5 conventions to be included are: LoneStarCon 3, the 2013 World Science Fiction Convention in San Antonio 2013 World Fantasy Convention […]


Conventions This Weekend 5/23-5/25, 2008

Wow. What a busy weekend. Florida Supercon Westin, FL (Comics) Captain Celluoids Movie and Tv con New York, NY (Media) Scoutcon Tampa Bay, FL ( Sat only/Media) AnimazementDurham, NC (Anime) Anime North Toronto, CAN (Anime) Balticon 42 Baltimore, MD (SF) Baycon Santa Clara, CA (Sf) Conduit Salt Lake City, UT (SF/ Fantasy) Conquest Kansas City, […]


Cons This Weekend 4/4-4/6, 2008

Oddcon Madison, WI (Sf/Fantasy) Creation Stargate Vancouver, BC (STARGATE) Anime Detour Bloomington, MN (Sold out/ Anime) Arkansas Literary Festival Little Rock, AR (Literary) Cinema Wasteland Strongville, OH (Drive In Movies) Conquest Sac Rancho Cordova, CA (Gaming) Egyptian Campaign (gaming) Eyecon Orlando, FL (Supernatural) Filk Ontario Missuagga, ON (Filk) Icon 27Stony Brook, NY (SF) Little Wars […]


Cons This Weekend 3/21-3/23, 2008

IAFA Orlando, FL (Fantastic) Norwescon 31Setac, WA (SF/Fantasy) Swancon Perth, Australia (Sf) Anime Boston Boston, MA (Anime) Conquest Australia Melbourne, AU (Gaming) FantasciconChattanooga, TN (SF/Fantasy) Minicon 43 Bloomington, MN (SF/Fantasy) Conpulsion Edinburgh (Gaming) Anime Express Daytona Beach, FL (Anime) Anime Matsuri The Woodlands, TX (Anime) Lone Wolf Tattoo and Horror Nashville, TN (Horror) Orbital Heathrow, […]


Cons this Weekend 2/15-2/17, 2008

Con-news will be attending Capricon this Saturday and Sunday hope to meet some of you there. Capricon Arlington Heights, IL (SF/Fantasy) Genghiscon Denver, CO (Gaming) Life Universe and Everything Provo, UT (Sf/Fantasy) Boskone Boston, MA (Sf/Fantasy) Con Of the North St. Paul, MN (Gaming) Conquest NW Bellevue, WA (Gaming) Farpoint Hunt Valley, MD (SF/Media) Furry […]


Cons This Weekend 8/31-9/3 2007

Anime Banzai Salt Lake City, UT (Anime) Anime Fest Dallas, TX (Anime) Anime Vegas Las Vegas, NV (Anime) KumoriconVancouver, BC (Anime) Gencon UK Reading, UK (Gaming) Tacticon Denver, CO (Gaming) Worldcon/Nippon 2007 Yokohoma, Japan (Scifi) Conquest San Fransico, CA (Gaming) DragonCon Atlanta, GA (Sf/Fantasy, Media) Memphit FurmeetMemphis, TN (Furries) StategiconLos Angeles, CA (Gaming) Full week, […]

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