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11 new dates for 11

March 4th-6th, 2011 Intercon Chemlsford, MA March 16th-20th, 2011 Va Fest Book Charlottesville, VA March 25th-27th, 2011 Texas Pinball Grapevine, TX Planet Comic Con Kansas City, KS Game Storm 12, Vancouver, WA April 1st-3rd, 2011 Willycon Wayne, NE Chimaeracon San Antonio, TX April 8th-10th, 2011 Anime Conji San Diego, CA Ad Astra Toronto, ON May […]

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The Countdown is on for Mid-Ohio-Con 2010

Save the date for 30th anniversary of Mid-Ohio-Con! This milestone extravaganza is just 100 days away on the weekend of November 6-7, 2010 at Exhibit Hall E in the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH. Check out further details on this year’s show below or visit us online at midohiocon.com Check Out Our Star-Studded […]

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Top Cow and Baltimore

Baltimore, Maryland – July 30, 2010 – Top Cow Productions is excited to be returning to the Baltimore Comic-Con in 2010 for its 11th annual show. A recurring exhibitor at the annual comic book event, the premiere publisher will be bringing some of their star writers and artists, as well as an exciting show exclusive. […]

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Nekocon announces 2010 Japanese musical guest

Tainted Reality presents THE SOUND BEE HD’s US Debut At Nekocon 2010 July 27, 2010 – Visual Kei Industrial rockers THE SOUND BEE HD are set to make their American debut at Nekocon 2010. The band will be appearing in support of their new CD, “Hachi”, released through Starwave Records. Their appearance will consist of […]

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Here’s The Story… “Brady Brothers” To Reunite At Wizard World Big Apple Comic Con

Barry Willams, Christopher Knight, Mike Lookinland Together For First Convention Ever On The East Coast NEW YORK, July 29, 2010 – From awkward first kisses to untimely voice changes and warnings not to play ball in the house, they have been coming into living rooms for more than 40 years as the famed Brady brothers […]

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NEW YORK COMIC CON ANNOUNCES 300 GUESTS IN ARTIST ALLEY AND THE LIST IS GROWING!

Recently Added Artists Include J. Scott Campbell, Tom DeFalco, Steve Scott, Mark Morales, among many others … Norwalk, CT, July 29, 2010: New York Comic Con (NYCC) has announced the preliminary line up of artists who will be appearing in Artist Alley this year. More than 300 guests have already signed up and show officials […]

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Cosplay Thursday:SDCC

Some cosplayers get interviewed by Tara and Rich at Comic Con.

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Help me raise some money for Wildlife

Hey Con-news readers, one of the things that has broken my heart this year and Im sure many of yours is the loss of animal life in the Gulf because of the BP oil spill. Anyway, if you like the above image of my Vertigo Creature painting at all, I ask that you bid on […]

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Zenkaikon adds Todd Haberkorn

VALLEY FORGE, PENNSYLVANIA — July 26, 2010: Zenkaikon is pleased to welcome actor, director, and writer Todd Haberkorn as a guest of honor at its 2011 convention. Mr. Haberkorn voices roles in many popular series including Ouran High School Host Club, Axis Powers Hetalia, and many others. He joins previously-announced guests Vic Mignogna and Greg […]

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U.S. conventions, check your filing status

IRS rules changes mean that all 501(c)(3) nonprofits, which includes most US-based conventions, must file a form every year now. Because so many nonprofits apparently hadn’t heard of this rule, the IRS is offering a one-time amnesty for groups which catch up on their paperwork before October 15th. Details here, along with a list of […]

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Constellation NE 2 dates Added

April 15th-17th, 2011 Constellation NE Lincoln, NE

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SHINICHI WATANABE TO APPEAR AT SUGOICON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FT. MITCHELL, KY – July 22, 2010—Sugoicon, Cincinnati’s Premier Anime Convention, is proud to announce the addition of Shinichi Watanabe as the convention’s Japanese Guest of Honor. He joins returning American voice acting guests Christopher Ayres, Josh Grelle, Brittney Karbowski, and Carli Mosier to celebrate Sugoicon’s eleventh year. Known popularly as “Nabeshin”, […]

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More Trek stars join Hollywood XPO

Jonathan Frakes, Michael Dorn & Rene Auberjonois on Saturday, 10/16 Jonathan Frakes, Michael Dorn and Rene Auberjonois will be signing autographs on Saturday at Hollywood Xpo. There will also be photo opportunities. Prices will be announced soon. Jonathan Frakes is an actor, author and director, best known for his portrayal of Commander William T. Riker […]

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New conventions dates!

Oct 22nd-24th, 2010 Mr Hush Weekend of Fear” Matamoras, PA Nov 5th-7th, 2010 Telsacon Madison, WI April 1st-3rd, 2011 Babelcon Baton Rougue, LA May 21st, 2011 Fanaticon Asheville, NC May 27th-31st, 2011 Media Westcon Lansing, MI Oasis Orlando, FL June 24th-26th, 2011 Persacon Decatur, AL

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Conventions this Weekend July 30th-Aug 1st, 2010

I’ve got lots of friends going to Anime Iowa, how about you? What are you attending this weekend? July 30th-Aug 1st, 2010 Pulpfest Columbus, OH Otakon Baltimore, MD Creation Twilight Toronto, ON Anime Iowa Iowa City, IA Kita Kon Thunderbay, ON Classic Game Expo Las Vegas, NV Portland Retro Gaming Expo Spocon Spokane, WA Starfleet […]

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Comic Con Final

So if someone wants to switch seats with you at comic con I guess the correct thing to do is agree to it. Otherwise you may get stabbed in the eye. Poor fellow. Anyway other than that fiasco, the news has been rather jolly coming from the worlds largest geek fest. Here’s our picks for […]

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Comic-Con Day 3 Highlights

Comic Con Day 3, the last full day of the show, here’s our picks for the best of the best today. Enjoy. 1000 Mad about Mad 1100 Comics in the Library 1100 Family Guy 1115 Marvel Cup Of Joe 1145 Warner Bros: Green Lantern, Sucker Punch and Harry Potter 1200 Venture Bros 1245 Futurama 100 […]

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SDCC day 2 Highlights

Got day one and that snazzy new Tron trailer out of your system? Good it’s time for day 2. These are just some Highlights of todays show schedule, 1000 am Marvels Xmen panel. 1030 SG Universe Panel 1100 Star Wars/ Hasbro 1100 Boom Studios 1130 Dark Horses Panel 1130 The Walking Dead Tv Series!!! 1200 […]

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