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Convention Added: Corecon

CoreCon Website Moorhead, MN April 15-17


Ustreams at SDCC

Live streams at comic con include Capcoms booth, Video clips at Ustream Broadcasting Live with Ustream.TV


Eeriecon 13

Just got this email from W. Paul Ganley letting us know about Eeeriecon 13. Eeriecon 13 will be held on April 29-30/May1 in Niagara Falls NY. Guests of honor are Larry Niven and Derwin Mak. The Eeriecon website has not yet been revised to give this information ( as yet. Eeriecon


Comic-con day 1

Here are some higlights of today’s programming that us on the web can look for news from, 1000am: Jeff Smith, the Bone and Rasl creator answers questions. 1115: Tron Legacy panel. New Lightcycle videos? Sure to be a hard to attend panel. 1200: Caprica, BSG and beyond. Ritchard Hatch hosts this panel. 100: Burn Notice […]



I am going to be attending Librari-Con 2010 in Fayetteville, NC on Saturday September 4th, 2010. I’m going to be in the Artist Alley selling my creatures and comics so stop on by and say hello. Librari-con Poster artwork by Kaysha Siemens of Eldanis Studios.


Heroescon 2011 dates.

This means I have to decide whether to have a table at Heroescon or Concarolinas. Tough decision for sure. Heroescon


SDCC: It’s time. Preview Night

Comic Con International kicks off tonight with Preview night, a night originally dedicated to getting on the show floor early and with less crowds but each year it’s getting more and more overcrowded. Today’s programming highlights are light but include, 1. A preview of the new Nikita series starring Maggie Q. 2: And the Marriot […]


David Prowse dropped from LucasFilm events

David Prowse, who played Darth Vader’s body in the original Star Wars trilogy, has posted the following at his Web site: It is with regret that I have been informed by my friends at C2 Ventures, Ben and Phillip, that I am not to be invited to C5 [Star Wars Celebration V] this year or […]


Great article on ApolloCon

It’s so rare to see a positive, in-depth, and mostly correct article about science fiction fandom outside of the fan media that it’s worth highlighting this one from the (San Antonio) Express-News.


Gamers Find A Haven Through SFX360 At Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

NEW YORK and ROSEMONT, Ill., July 19, 2010 — Wizard World Chicago Comic Con attendees can check out dozens of the latest and greatest gaming titles when SFX360 (, a worldwide multi-platform, multimedia gaming community, introduces “The Gamers Haven,” a mix of free play and tournaments of the most popular games like Transformers. Singularity, Guitar […]


One additon to the calendar,

This conventions hotel is only 69 bucks and right on the beach. Looks like fun. Oct 22nd-24th, 2010 XCON Myrtle Beach, SC


Conventions this Weekend 7/22-7/25, 2010

This is it folks, the grandaddy of them all, San Diego hosts what they hope will not be one of their last few Comic Con International. The media coverage will be on fandom in full force this week, please behave. July 22nd-25th, 2010 Comic-Con Intl San Diego, CA Hollywood Collectors Show Burbank, CA Megaplex Kissimee, […]


Sonic 4 at Screw Attack

Fandom is its best when it’s in enthusiam mode. This video of Sonic 4 reveal at Screw Attack July 4th weekend warms my geek heart.


Fan Film Saturday: Black Mesa Half Life

This is so high quality I had to check their Website to make sure it wasn’t a commercial film. Enjoy Half-Life 2 fans the trailer below.


Wizard adds 2nd NYC show.

Twice As Nice: Wizard World Announces New Spring Comic Con In New York City, May 6-7-8, 2011 Wizard World Comic Con NYC will be New York’s Premiere Spring Event! NEW YORK, July 15, 2010 – Gareb Shamus, CEO of Wizard Entertainment, today announced the addition of a Spring event, Comic Con NYC, set for May […]


Creation Meet Wizard, Wizard Meet Creation.

In what Im sure will have indie promoters everywhere crying, Wizard has enlisted Creation for their conventions to give you a ‘better’ experience. Namely charging you more for closer seats in the q and a’s and oppurtunities to purchase pictures with celebrities. Creation has for the past decade been the only major supplier of hollywood/media […]


New Dates for 2011, Codcon, Ambercon, Animazement, & A-kon.

April 15th-18th, 2011 Ambercon Detroit, MI Codcon Glen Ellyn, IL May 27th-29th, 2011 Animazement Raleigh, NC June 10th-12th, 2011 A-kon Dallas, TX



Celebrity Appearances at NYCC Span the Pop Culture Universe Norwalk, CT, July 15, 2010: New York Comic Con (NYCC) has today announced a line up of celebrity actor guests who have starred in television, film and theater and who will appear at the show to autograph and mingle with fans. The introduction of these Special […]

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