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San-Japan announces final round of guests

San-Japan coming up in August has announced more guests. They include voice actors Carli Mosier, Hannah Alcorn, J-Rock cover band Knuckle Sandwich, and cosplay guests Shoeless Cosplay.


omg con slideshows.

omg con from paducah, ky. thornedarkrose slideshow slideshow by mastermelleote and some anime con dancing.


Conventions this weekend 6/13-6/15

Delorean Car Show Gettysburg, PA (Deloreans. yes really) Phoenix Con Games Phoenix, AZ (Gaming) Adventurecon Knoxville, TN (Comics/media) AnimemidatlanticVa Beach, VA (Anime) Chevron 7 Northampton UK (Stargate Media) ConcomCon 15 Snoqaulmie Pass, WA (Conrunning) Duckon 17 Naperville, IL (Sf/Fantasy) Fedcon Dallas, TX (Sf/Fantasy) Starfury Breakout England (Media) Virginia Comiccon Richmond, VA (comics/Sunday only) EPAC El […]


Mocca Arts Festival footage.

This weekend in New York The MoCCA arts festival took place. Here’s some videos. Art Spiegelman and Gary Panter panel. ginyu2007 interviews some creators in these videos. another con another fire. video by thedailycrosshatch


Otafest in pics/video.

collection by meersan10


Todd Mcfarlane to attend Wizard World Chicago

Todd Mcfarlane (Spawn, MCfarlane Toys) will make his first Chicago appearance in ten years at Wizard World Chicago.


Anime Iowa sells out hotel.

Anime Iowa has sold out of space in their hotel for the 2008 convention. They have a handy list of options for those coming to the con. Im glad its one convention i can drive home each night for.


Kakkoi con adds guests

Kakkoi Con, Minnesota’s second anime convention is pleased to announce its second round of guests. These Guests include Voice Actor, Director, and Script Writer Christine Auten, along with Writer Christopher Brudlos and Artist Joseph Brudlos, creators of the popular award winning online graphic novel Alpha Shade. About Kakkoi Con: Kakkoi|con is an exciting convention that […]


Cosplay Thursday: Ventain

Mostly Final Fantasy and anime costumes. Good Job! below is a short video and here is her cosplay website


Tsubasacon to host maid cafe.

Tsubasacon in Huntington, West Virginia in cooperation with, announces plans to host the Neko Maid Café during its anime and manga convention scheduled for the last weekend of September at the Big Sandy Supercenter Arena. Tsubasacon also announces that it will offer cash prizes to winners of its costume contest.


Scream Fest Press Release.

Spooky Empire’s Scream Fest is back on October 17-19, with its best line up so far. The location is once again the Wyndham Orlando Resort Drive. Guest include Malcolm McDowell, most well known as the star of the cult film “Clockwork Orange” as well as “Doomsday”, “Heroes”, “Entourage”, and Rob Zombie’s “Halloween”. Also from Rob […]


Witness the A-kon Challenge

Video game site kotaku has a report up from A-kon’s World Record setting “people dressed as video game characthers” event.


Jumpcon already canceling events?

We already mentioned how we thought Jumpcon was a little ‘ambitious’ in its planning of so many conventions in its first year. We hate to say we were probably right as the conventions for Coralville, IA and Richmond, VA now says changing location with no current city listed. Thats two down. How many cons do […]


EXPcon gets a new website.

ExpCon the Anime-Gamer Experience, Oct 17th-19th in St Augustine, Fl has passed along word that they have a new website.


Convergence’s Harmonic Convergence.

CONvergence’s acoustic venue Harmonic Convergence is back, once again featuring a mix of music, comedy and spoken word performances. Scheduled to appear in Harmonic CONvergence in 2008: Thursday 8-9: Mark Time 9-10:30: Reve du Faun 11-12: Misplaced < Friday noon-1: Mark Time 1-2: Icebox Radio Theater 2-3: Graham Leathers 3-4: Riverfolk 4:30-5:30: Feng Shui Ninjas […]


Conventions this Weekend 6/6-6/8, 2008

St Louis Comic Cookout St. Louis, MO (Comic relaxacon) Hollywood Movie and Memoribilia Expo Niles, OH (Media) SoonerconOklahoma City, OK (Sf/Fantasy) Olympia Comics Festival Olympia, WA (Comics) Sat only Mocca New York, NY (Comics Arts) Big Apple Con New York, NY (Comics/Media) Creation/Supernatural Dallas, TX (Supernatural) OMG CoN 3 Paducah, KY (Anime) Otaku Omaha Omaha, […]


Balticon videos.

Stranger Things Promo/Announcement from Balticon 42. balticon masquerade in four parts. video by garnete wolfe Gail Martin again at a convention.


Wizard World Chicago adds J-POP


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