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Anime Expo puts you at the con with Anime Backstage!

Anime Expo has launched the site Anime Backstage to give everyone not at the con an inside look. check it out Anime Backstage

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Gathering 2008 slated for Chicago, IL

The Gathering of THe Gargoyles 2008 edition has been slated for June 27 – 30, 2008 at The Hotel Orrington, Chicago, Illinois.

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A really neat report from last weeks MOCCA

Dryponder has a very neat report on MOCCA in New York last week. lots of pictures and some fun as well. check it out.Butterfly in New York

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Cons This Weekend 6/29-7/1

Dallas ComicConDallas, TX (Comics) Fangoria WeekendSeacacus, NJ (Horror) The Black RoadMarlborough, MA (Gaming) WesterCon 60 San Mateo, CA (Sf/Fantasy) TrekFestRiverside, IA (Townfair with Trek theme) PolyConSt. Louis Obisbo, CA (Gaming) Anime ExpoLong Beach, CA(Anime) BOTCONProvidence, RI (Transformers) BioniconLos Angeles,CA (BIONIC MAN, Media) FieldCONMorgan County, OH (Outdoor Anime) Wow, another busy week as the summer season […]

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Can’t Stop The Serenity Year 2 raises big bucks.

Wow. only half of the theatres are reporting in and so far Serenity has already equaled its total donation from last year. I can see this becoming a mighty tradition. As long as Universal maintains enough prints and in good quality, this could very well last for many many years. Vancouver fans got a special […]

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Port Con Maine Photo’s

Man Anime kids get their photo’s up quick and they take plenty of them. The PortconMaine forum has a topic with links to thousands of pictures already. If you like cosplay and too many Naruto’s to count here you go Scifi cons and Comic con goers need to pick up the pace and get us […]

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video: Florida Supercon

Mostly Anime cosplay from this weekends florida SuperCon. Video by Elricbrothersforever.

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Kansas City or Montreal for the 2009 World Con?

Two cities are going to be battling it out in Japan this year for the rights to host the 2009 Worldcon. I have to believe with Denver hosting the 2008 Convention, Montreal has a better chance of getting the bid. I’ve been to both cities and even though I could drive to Kansas City, the […]

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Survive San Diego

Steam Crow Press has a nice guide up to surviving San Diego Comic Con. One day I will get to go, and on that day my head may explode.The Guide is here

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Hypericon 3 Photo page.

Dead Elvis has a photo page up for last week’s HYpericon. check it out HERE

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cylons get lost, end up at Star Wars Celebration.

Thanks to GCMONTI for the video.

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New Con announced in Madison, Wi Geekkon!

New con just recently announced in Madison, Wi for Oct 6th and 7th. Best part is it’s free. Looks to have a little of everything and will be held on the campus of the University of Wisconsin. Hopefully I can make it as Im attending the Madison Zine Fest the following week.here’s the website so […]

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Anime Iowa Website down.

Mindbridge, the parent organization Of Anime Iowa is aware that their website is down. They are working on it. They have information on preregistration hereuntil the main site comes back up.

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Conventions This Weekend 6/22-6-24

MidWestCon 58Sharonville, OH (Relaxacon) ApolloCon Houston, TX (SF/Fantasy) ConterPoint Rockville, MD (Filk) Florida SuperCon St. Lauderdale, FL (Comics) Gathering of The Gargoyles Pigeon Forge, TN (Gargoyles Cartoon) El Paso Anime Con El Paso, TX (Anime) Monster Bash Pittsburg, PA (Monster Movies) PortConMaine South Portland, ME (Anime) Texas Frightmare Dallas, TX (Horror) Game 07 Manchester, United […]

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Heroes Con SHow floor video.

Video of Heroes Con 07 by Wetterink. Enjoy.

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Creation Announces new Chicago Con.

Creation Entertainment has announced a Supernatural/Smallville/Buffy Con for the weekend of Nov 10th-11th in Chicago. They seem to be doing more multiple show Cons as they also have a Star Trek/Star Wars/ Bsg con in October. To see all their current conventions and guest please go to their Website

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First PersaCon Pictures

From photobucket user USAChan the first web pictures of this past weekends Persacon. Persacon 07 Photos

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A-KON 18 photo gallery page.

A-KON was held earlier this month in Dallas, Texas. They have a page up with links to about fifty different sites of pictures from the con. More Cosplay than you can handle. I especially like the Y2K gallery and their neon dance party pics.Check out the page right here A-KON Photo’s

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