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NECA Press Release:Turtles at San Diego!

The Turtles: Back in Black & White NECA Releases Images of TMNT Black & White Box Set Comic Con Exclusive 06/13/2008 This year, NECA took the New York Comic Con by storm with one of our most popular convention exclusives yet, the New York Comic Con Exclusive Edition Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Box Set. All […]


Conventions this Weekend 6/20-6-23, 2008

Looks like a full weekend ahead. Some competing conventions in PA and NJ. i always hate to see that. especially in the case of PA as they are both Horror Cons. Would it have hurt to not schedule these conventions the same weekend? We also see the return of 4th St. Fantasy to the Midwest […]


Mr. Axelrod step up to the plate.

Tsubasacon announces that voice actor and writer Robert Axelrod will appear as a guest during its convention in September 26-28, 2008 at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington, West Virginia.


Anime Mid-Atlantic Videos

communion video took this performance of a song by Vic Mignonga. More of the concert Voice actor panel video by fullmetalflutist nice hallway video showing many people. by Goldryu Whats a monday without random footage of dancing at a anime con. well here you go. Happy now?



From this weekends Delorean Car show. How do you know which one you own?


DID you know its our birthday?

Con-News that is. Con-News is now one year old having made our first post last year at this time. Wow, what a great year its been. I owe all of you so much for reading the site. It makes my wandering around convention webpages that Ill have no chance to go to less weird. I […]


1st video of Adventurecon 2008 Star Wars costumes.

JasonACarpenter has a show floor video of the Star Wars Costuming group. And there is dancing involved.


FedconUSA cancels itself during event?

Fedcon cancelled the show earlier this morning. On the forums one of the show runners promises to issue refunds to guests but has yet to respond to complaints about airfare, gas, and hotel rooms. The forums have people reporting in that about 300 people were in attendance and that is why they shut the show […]


Comic Con ticket needed?

Want to go to Comic-con? But haven’t got your ticket. Publishers Weekly asks David Glanzer all the revelant questions about tickets to this years show.


Zenkaikon at the ball

Zenkaikon happening 10/17-10/18 in Valley Forge, PA announces rules for their dating game, AMV contenst, and their first ever Cosplay Ball. Sounds like fun.


Otaku Omaha slideshow

Otaku Omaha slideshow by mrfreeze3457


Elizabeth Sladen joins Chicago Tardis

Elisabeth Sladen star of the currently running Sarah Jane Adventures and former companion to the doctor has joined the guest lineup for Chicago Tardis. She joins Sixth doctor Colin Baker, Paul Cornell Gary Russell and many more this thanksgiving at Chicago Tardis a convention devoted to Doctor Who.


We may lose internet access tonight.

Con-news is based in Iowa City, IA. If you’ve seen the news tonight you know we are in the middle of a flood area. We have been warned that internet and power may go down within the evening hours. We will try our best to update the site like normal tommorow but no promises. thanks […]


Cosplay Thursday: Marvel Zombies.

The last couple of years Marvel has made some pretty good comics with their Marvel Zombies run. Looks like a very big group put on the zombie wear and transformed the Marvel heroes into awesome zombies. Check them out here


What is going on?

O.k. so Jumpcon had replaced their Hampton, VA convention with one in Atlanta. But guess what? That didn’t stick so now theyve moved their long scheduled Kentucky con to the weekend of the hampton show and put the Atlanta convention during Kentucky’s scheduled weekend. All they have about the change is a note about Kentucky’s […]


K.I.T.T. returns to Trek Expo

The UMAC is a great place for a media con. if you dont care about autographs but want to hear the media q and a’s you can buy a general admission and sit upstairs and see just fine. I went to one in 2005. Its amazing the amount of talent that ends up in Tulsa. […]


Announcing M.E.W. Con

M.E.W. LLC is proud to present the first annual M.E.W. Conventionin Vancouver, Washington. M.E.W. will take place at the Red Lion at the Quay from December 30th, 2008 through January 1st, 2009. M.E.W. is aNew Year’s cross genre celebration offering a diverse programminglineup of anime, costuming, fantasy, gaming, manga, science fiction, and much, much, more. […]


Middle Tennesee says see you in 2009!

MTAC Ninja, the 2009 edition of Middle Tennessee Anime Convention, has been announced for April 3-5, 2009 at the Sheraton Music City in Nashville, Tennessee

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