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Cons This Weekend 3/28-3/30, 2008

Wow. What a huge week for Congoing. I’ve been to three of these events in the past. I went to the Midsouthcon in Memphis three years ago. It was a blast and one of the better regional sf conventions. One memory for me was the stormtrooper wedding. Sadly it was one of Michael Sheards final […]


Orbital photos.

While we are at it theres also a nice set of pics up from Orbital/flickr set. Now lets all play spot Neil Gaiman.


Norwescon photos.

there are photos popping up on the Norwescon tag on flickr/norwescon if your interested.


Aural Vampire at Anime Matsuri

Their panel at the convention by Antimild And part of their performance video by girxmaggot.


Cant Stop the Serenity 2008 cities announced.

32 cities are currently participating in this years Sernity screenings for charity with more to be announced. Good Job Browncoats. for more info click here


Anime Boston videos

This convention looks like it was amazing if the first videos that have come in are any indication. DUCK HUNT COSPLAY. This is amazing. video by yatpay. Tv and Stereo heads video by elsqueko Who Wants to be a Millionaire Anime edition by firebird 5555 nsfw. this is cool. video by yatpay


Fan Music Video Saturday: A little Serenity.

Video by Lupin DA 3rd. Somewhere Over The Rainbow.


Jumpcon: A convention tour?

I’ve been hesistant to post this as I am a little worried that some of the events may get canceled but it looks like there is a new media promoter in the vein of Creation called Jumpcon The reason I’ve been hesistant is it looks like they are a little overambitous announcing 24 conventions between […]


Hugo’s nominations announced.

The nominees for the Hugo awards are up on the Denvention/Worldcon website


Follow Minicon on Twitter,

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


Uof I Science Fiction zine collection

The University of Iowa has a pretty neat collection of old science fiction fan zines. They have begun to upload some of them on their website. Many of these are pretty rare and havent been seen in decades. ZINES


Avatar panel At NYCC needs your help.

Seems there is a call for help from avatar fans for a planned Avatar panel at NYCC. Anyone watch the show? Seems to be gaining steam in the family set.


Cosplay Thursday: When Avenue Q meets Anime.

Video by centerofxnowhere at this weekends anime oasis. Pretty good skit guys.


Con-news still needs writers!

Do you love conventions, got inside tips? or just have something to say about your favorite conventions? We are still looking for help and contributors to con-news. There is no pay involved but if we court for a while and we like what you do, we may just buy your ticket to the dance, and […]


Wizard World LA interview with Summer Glau

Wizards official site has an interview with Summer Glau on their official site Wizard World TV


This site rocks.

News From Japan is awesome. I especialy like that my horoscope today said Go to the Anime Convention, and take tiger with you. Nice.


Wizard World LA photos.

Giddie Girlie has some nice photos of Wizard World LA up on her flickr account including a crazy transformers costume.


Naruto Trek schedule is up.

I really cant wait to see footage from this convention. It is the strangest mashup of fandoms I’ve seen in a while and I love it!. check out what panels you could be going to next weekend at Naruto TREK!

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