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Wizard Atlanta Programming

“Walking Dead” Preview, Exclusive “Family Guy” Video, Celebrity Q&A’s Highlight Atlanta Comic Con Programming Henry Winkler, Pam Grier, Mimi Rogers, Adam West, Burt Ward Among Stars Conducting Panels; Movie Screenings And Debut Of Coolwaters Game Show Also On Tap This Weekend ATLANTA, November 30, 2010 – Wizard World Atlanta Comic Con today announced its rich, […]

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John Billingsley and Bonita Friedericy added to Con Carolinas

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SPACE DOCTOR TURNED VAMPIRE CORONER AND HIS GENERAL WIFE TO APPEAR AT CONCAROLINAS 2011 CHARLOTTE, NC – November 6, 2010 – ConCarolinas officially announced today that actors John Billingsley and Bonita Friedericy will appear as the Media Guests of Honor for ConCarolinas 2011. Billingsley, a veteran actor of both the […]

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Shevacon Cyber Monday Deal

Shevacon which takes place next March 4th-6th in Roanoke, VA and which I’m lucky to be one of the guests at is offering a Cyber Monday deal on memberships. They write, “Our Cyber Monday deal is prepped and ready! Enter the code “shevaholiday” for 10% off an attendee ticket from 12am Monday until 12:55pm Tuesday. […]

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Conventions this Weekend Dec 3rd-5th, 2010

As we head into the last multiple convention weekend until the new year, anyone going to any of these? Weather permitting Ill be going to Atlanta on Saturday for Wizards new show and see if I like the traveling circus they are running. Dec 3rd-5th, 2010 Wizard Atlanta Atlanta, GA Creation Twilight Honolulu, HI Lonestar […]

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Fan Film Saturday

Space Adventure: Thanksgiving Special

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Pariahcon 2011

PariahCon announced for June 2011 in Lakeland, Florida with guest Aaron Dismuke Lakeland, Florida – November 21, 2010. PariahCon is excited to announce its first year will be held June 10th and 11th, 2011 at the Imperial Swan Hotel in Lakeland, Florida. PariahCon is a two-day convention celebrating several forms of fandom, including but not […]

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Safe travels this weekend and thanks for reading con-news!

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GHOST HUNTERS LEADS THE WAY FOR ENTERTAINMENT GUESTS AT CHICAGO COMIC

AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPO This Year’s C2E2 to Move Significantly Beyond Comics … Entertainment and Other Pop Culture Phenomena Will Be Prominently Featured! Norwalk, CT, November 23, 2010: Ghost Hunters will have a major presence at Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) this year as show organizers plan to expand the presence of entertainment guests at […]

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Anime Event Planners’ Conference

The Anime Event Planners’ Conference is the first convention for con-runners to focus exclusively on anime, so far as I know. It will be held in Round Rock, TX, February 4-6, 2011, in conjunction with Ushicon (but with separate registration).

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Jordancon

Just passing along the below email about Jordancon, “Hi everyone! I wanted to take a moment today and do an informal update on how planning for JordanCon 2011 is progressing. There will be a formal progress report released in January, but I thought it might be an idea to remind folks this event is coming […]

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Conventions this Thanksgiving Weekend

I would love to attend both Chicago Tardis and Starbase Indy someday. What about you? Spending any of your vacation at these? Nov 26th-29th, 2010 Chicago Tardis Chicago, IL Starbase Indy Indianapolis, IN Darkover Timonium, MD Loscon Los Angeles, CA Sorcerercon San Jose, CA Chambanacon Urbana, IL Tomadachi Fest Boise, ID Banzaikon South Padre Island, […]

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11 more 2011 dates.

Feb 25th-27th, 2011 Vulcan Meet The Stars Tampa, FL March 11th-13th, 2011 Princecon Princeton, NJ Who’s Your Con Indianapolis, IN May 21st-22nd, 2011 Mobicon Mobile, Al MCBA Bloomington, MN May 27th-31st, 2011 Nakamacon Madison, Wi June 17th-19th, 2011 Faerie Escape Atlanta, GA June 24th-26th, 2011 Contamination St. Louis, MO July 29th-31st, 2011 Con Bravo Oakville, […]

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VIVICA A. FOX

From Wizard, HOT TICKET Vivica A. Fox started her professional career on soap operas such as Generations (1989), Days of Our Lives (1965) and The Young and the Restless (1973) followed by NBC TV series Out All Night (1992) and films including Independence Day (1996), Set It Off (1996), Soul Food (1997), City of Angels […]

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CHICAGO COMIC AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPO ANNOUNCES FIRST GUESTS

FOR SHOW ON MARCH 18 – 20, 2011 Brian Michael Bendis is Guest of Honor! Norwalk, CT, November 19, 2010: Officials at Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) have today announced the first guests who will be participating at the next show which will take place March 18 – 20, 2011 at Chicago’s McCormick Place […]

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HENRY WINKLER TO APPEAR AT ATLANTA COMIC CON

Henry Winkler is best known for his role as the high school dropout and greaser Arthur “Fonzie” Fonzarelli in “Happy Days” and became a 1970s icon and the epitome of cool. His motorcycle, leather jacket, thumbs-up gesture, and uttering of the phrase “Aayyyy!” became television trademarks. Don’t miss out on meetig the Fonz at Wizard […]

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Evillecon press.

The first round of guests have been announced on the EvilleCon website! Joining us this year will be: Seraphina, creator of the Otaku-Fusion Bellydance; Shane Moore, fantasy author; Pikabellechu, the Guinness World Record holder of over 10,000+ pokemon items; Satoshi, avid cosplayer (and fiance to Pikabellechu); and Sara Hoskin’s, formerly of the J-Rock bank Gemini, […]

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PR: QC Anime-zing announces return of Robert Axelrod

Davenport, Iowa – November 17, 2010 – The excitement is already building for 2011 as QC Anime-zing! begins making guest announcements for its 2011 convention, starting with the return of the acclaimed Robert Axelrod. QC Anime-zing!, the largest anime convention on the Iowa/Illinois border, is excited to have Robert Axelrod return to run several popular […]

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NC Comiccon.

Had a great time at the NC Comic Con and had to share these kids as they were the best costumes of the weekend.

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