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A-kon to dress people up.

A-kon coming up at the end of the month has decided to try and break the record for most video game cosplays members. The category is actually called Largest Gathering of Video Game Characthers. Who knew theire was a record for that?

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Zenkaikon guest lineup.

Zenkaikon is pleased to announce more guests for its 2008 show; musical guest “Ultraball”, voice actor Bill Rogers, and otaku bellydancing troupe Raqs Otaku. Click the link for more info yo.

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Fanime to match charity donations!

FanimeCon announced two recipients for its annual charity auction: Asian Perinatal Advocates in San Francisco and The Springstone School in Lafayette. This is made possible by a commitment from the convention itself to match the money raised by the charity auction. For more info visit the Fanime website

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Blizzcon to return Oct 10th-11th

Blizzard has announced that Blizzcon will return to California Oct 10th and 11th. Tickets will go on sale shortly on their Website If you want to go I suggest you get your tickets early as last years convention sold out rather quickly.

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Cons this weekend 5/16-5/18

Anime Central Rosemont, IL (Anime) Jacon Orlando, FL (Anime) Keycon Winnipeg, Manitoba (Sf) Mobicon Mobile, AL (Sf/fantasy) Morphicon Columbus, Oh (furries) CalifurIrvine, CA (furry) Motor City Comic con Novi, MI (Comics) National Block Party New Albany, IN (gaming) Comic Book Icon Des Moines, IA (Sat only comics) Site is down but I can confirm its […]

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Emerald City videos

Jamie Bamber q and a videos by lutesvball. Flash Comic costume video by Mariahjskywalker. thats it so far. we will look again later this week

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Providence Anime Conference gives away

passes to see Death Note on the big screen. you have to be preregistered to win. The Screenings are May 20th and 21st. check the website if your interested.

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Motor City Conventions adds Lando.

lMotor City Comic Con has added Billy Dee Williams to their great guest list.

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Fan Film Saturday: Alternate take on Speed Racer

Cgi Padawan thinks this is what the Speed Racer Movie should look like.

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Anime Expo to host Masahiro Ando

from Anime Expo. Masahiro Ando has played a key role in the creation of many popular animation features and TV series. He has also been involved in production, mainly with BONES. Mr. Ando is most well known for his involvement with such features as COWBOY BEBOP: KNOCKIN’ ON HEAVEN’S DOOR, JIN-ROH, METROPOLIS and GHOST IN […]

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Heroes adds two.

TEAM BEHIND “DEATH OF CAPTAIN AMERICA” TO APPEAR AT HEROESCON Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting Join Guest List of the Charlotte, NC show. Wonder if they will be called the team that brought Captain America back to life by then?

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Video Game Summit returns July 12th.

The Video Game Summit last seen in 2006 returns to Lombard, IL July 12th. The show is free and features the return of Jagfest(a celebration of the Jaguar video game system) to the Chicagoland area.

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Bone and Beyond opens at the Wexler Arts Center.

Live near Columbus, OH? Then stop by theWexler Arts Center to see Jeff Smith’s Bone and Beyond art show which is up for the next three weeks.

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Cosplay Thursday: Speed Racers!

With the movie coming out tommorow here’s some cosplays of Speed Racer found on youtube. Speed Racer at Anime Central 2007 2003 anime central jeopordy. Wasabi Anime cosplay speed racer. Speed Racer Mashup.

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T-mode adds 4 bands from Japan.

T-mode happening September 5-7th in D.C. has added the following Japanese bands to the lineup.Thee 50’s High Teens, Gelatine, Sakura Madams, and Love etc.

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Hanami 2008 slideshow

video by sasux luchia.

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Janicon adds guests

Janicon has announced Christopher Ayres and Select Start as new guests and a special performance by Team Avalanche. The convention is scheduled for November 21-23 in Jacksonville, FL.

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Chiller Theatre videos

Looks like a huge turnout. video by coolduder. another report by the con-men! just a warning at the end of the video its nsfw off screen footage of a horror movie.

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