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ReConStruction video blog, and maybe more where that came from

Ha, the editor’s busy and I can post anything I want! So here’s the other thing I was up to at ReConStruction: video blogging as a test run for a larger project that would involve blogging from a convention every weekend for a year. See the full sequence starting here, or see the demo reel […]


Joelanta 2011 added

Joelanta will be in it’s 11th year, will be March 19th, and 20th, 2011 in Atlanta, Ga. Here’s the Website


Starbase Indy news.

Starbase Indy: The 15th Generation You haven’t heard much from us this year, but don’t let that fool you. We haven’t been just sitting on our hands – we’ve been busy making 2010 the best year yet for Starbase Indy! Make sure you read all the way to the bottom… cause we are saving the […]


Conventions this Weekend August 27th-29th, 2010

Aug 27th-29th, 2010 Fan Expo Canada Toronto, ON, Discworld Birmingham, UK Creation Stargate Chicago, IL Creation Supernatural Vancouver, BC Chibi Pa West Palm Beach, FL Inochicon Philadelphia, PA Baltimore Comic Con Baltimore, MD Context Columbus, OH Portland Zine Portland, OR Armadillo Con Austin, TX Bubonicon Alberquerqe, NM Killercon Las Vegas, NV Dallas Comic Con Dallas, […]


This weekend.

I’m getting married this weekend so don’t expect too many updates until Tuesday evening, unless the cabin we are staying in has great wifi. Thanks alot again for reading!


Baltimore Comic con Panels

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 19, 2010 – You’ve been clamoring for it, we’ve been working on it, and now we’re ready to announce it — the 2010 Baltimore Comic-Con Panel Schedule! Room 307 (Saturday) 11:00-12:00 – Spotlight on Terry Moore – Terry Moore is the award-winning creator of “Strangers in Paradise” and “Echo” and has […]


World Fantasy 2012 in Toronto

Locus is reporting that the 2012 World Fantasy Convention will be held in Toronto. Dates have not been given yet, but it is traditionally the last weekend in October or the first in November.


Stan Lee goes Hollywood

Stan Lee, the revolutionary force behind Marvel Comics’ Golden Age, will be making a personal appearance for 1 DAY ONLY at Hollywood Xpo, Saturday October 16 2010. Stan “The Man” Lee co-created some of the most legendary characters in comic book history including Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, X-Men, the Avengers, Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, […]


Momocon 2010 gets dated

From the Momocon twitter, MomoCon 2011 will be Mar. 12-13th at Tech Square (specifically the GT Hotel, College of Mgt. and Biltmore) Momocon


Equicon 1974

Wow. Nice footage from Pikab


Baltimore Comic-Con Expands by One Very Important Guest – A Baby!

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – August 17, 2010 – Todd McFarlane, Geoff Johns, Sergio Aragones, Howard Chaykin, Frank Cho, Adam Hughes – sure these guests (and many others!) will rock the Baltimore Convention Center August 28-29, at what has become the country’s largest convention all about comics. But one very special guest has been added to the […]


CAN-CON resurrected

If you’re in Ottawa next weekend and have nothing to do, it turns out there’s a convention in town. According to the Ottawa Citizen, the Conference for Canadian Speculative Arts and Literature, or CAN-CON, is returning from a nine-year hiatus next weekend.


Delta Anime Expo added

Seems Memphis is getting an Anime con. Good for them! July 8th-10th, 2010 Delta Anime Expo Memphis, TN



Star has some great videos of the weekends activities, including this one of John Stewart and George Lucas here. Really well made, proffesional videos. Looks like a fun convention.


Conventions this Weekend August 19th-22nd, 2010

Wizard Chicago, used to be their biggest show. It will be interesting to see how the influx of media stars affects it. Anyone going to these shows? Aug 19th-22nd, 2010 Wizard Chicago Chicago, IL Gamefest Chattanooga, TN Creation Twilight Parsippany, NJ Mizucon Miami, FL Dum Dum Chicago, IL Picon Pioneer Valley, MA Ohio Paranormal Dayton, […]


10 dates for 2011

April 22nd-24th, 2011 Anime Punch Columbus, OH May 26th-29th, 2011 Anime Oasis Boise, ID Conquest Kansas City, KS July 8th-10th, 2011 Shore Leave Hunt Valley, MD Anime Wichita Wichita, KS July 14th-17th, 2011 Readercon Burlington, MA Libertycon East Ridge, TN Mythcon Albuquerque, NM July 21st-24th, 2011 Comic-Con Intl San Diego, CA August 5th-7th, 2011 San […]


AAC announces more guests,

NASHUA, NH – Another Anime Convention would like to take this opportunity to announce its second round of guests. Returning as guest artists this year will be Michelle Pinard and Robert “Sketch” Scholz. The Comiku Girls will be returning as guest panelists, as will the former members of The Penny Dreadfuls. The Dreadfuls have become […]


New dates for 2011

March 11th-13th, 2011 Anime Fannatiku St. George, UT April 15th-17th, 2011 Jordancon Atlanta, GA April 29th-May 1st, 2011 Texas Frightmare Irving, TX July 29th-31st, 2011 Megaplex Kissimee, FL

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