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Hugo announcement at Norwescon, Eastercon, Marcon, Minicon

The Hugo Award nominees will be announced in a joint ceremony on Saturday, March 30th, at 3pm Central Time (8pm UTC). The announcement will take place at these conventions: Norwescon, Seatac, WA (1pm local) Minicon, Bloomington, MN (3pm local) Marcon, Columbus, OH (4pm local) Eastercon, Bradford, UK (8pm local) It appears there will be no […]

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Hugo nomination streams

And over here, at the Hugo Awards site, is the list of channels where you can see the Hugo nomination announcements on Saturday this weekend. In addition, Friday is the day that the Philip K. Dick Awards will be broadcast from Norwescon.

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Hugo nominee announcement set

The Hugo and Campbell nominees will be announced on Saturday, April 7th at 3pm CDT (8pm GMT). Announcement ceremonies will be held simultaneously at the following conventions: Norwescon 35 (1pm local time) Leprecon 38 (1pm local time) Minicon 47 (3pm local time) Marcon 47 (4pm local time) Olympus 2012/Eastercon (9pm local time) There are plans […]

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More 2011 dates. Easter getting full.

March 18th-21st, 2011 Lunacon Rye Brook, NY April 1-3rd, 2011 Wonder Con San Fransico, CA April 22nd-24th, 2011 Anime Boston Boston, MA Frolicon Atlanta, GA Norwescon Seatac, WA Minicon 46 Minneapolis, MN Sakuracon Seattle, WA

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Conventions this Weekend 4/2-4/4, 2010

I imagine Boston fandom will be exhausted after next weekend with Penny Arcade this past weekend and then Anime Boston this weekend. The very old and aging Minicon happens for the 45th time in Minnesota, and the very young and not for everyone Frolicon goes on in Atlanta. Wondercon is quickly becoming a major spring […]

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Minicon 43 reports

Baron Dave’s livejournal has one of the few reports I have found of this weekends Minicon. Seems they had around 400 attendees. Is that up or down from previous years?

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Follow Minicon on Twitter,

Didn’t make it to Minicon this year? Follow the happenings on twitter at

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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, […]

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