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Some new dates sent in by you.

Tyler Dion wrote us with the dates for Carnage (Down the Rabbit Hole) in Fairlee, VT happening Nov 4-6th, 2011. He tells us it will be the 14th annual event. Carnage And Michael Roussell writes us about a new convention in LA, “Just wanted to let you guys know about a first-time anime & gaming-oriented […]


PR: Anime-SPARK! adds Samurai Dan and Jillian

Anime-SPARK! is excited to announce that full-time martial arts instructors, Samurai Dan and Jillian Coglan, will be joining the convention coming up next month. The convention will be held February 10-14, 2011 at the Clarion Hotel & Convention Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The husband and wife team of Daniel and Jillian Coglan are full-time […]


Connooga 2011

Connooga programming is Online Here! I’m excited! See you there!


TAFF candidates interviewed

If you can’t make up your mind which Trans-Atlantic Fan Fund candidate is worthiest to cross the pond this year and represent Europe at Worldcon this year, Jim Mowatt’s Pips podcast has an episode featuring interviews with all four.


Wizard new Orleans Programming

James Marsters Concert, “Buffyfest,” Billy Dee Williams, “Batman” Panels, Lou Gossett Jr. Spotlight, Live Art Show/After Party Highlight New Orleans Comic Con Programming Julie Benz, Ray Park, “Walking Dead” Q&A’s, Artist Schools Also On Tap This Weekend NEW ORLEANS, January 19, 2011 – Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con today announced its diverse programming schedule, […]


Hugo voting open.

One of our awesome readers sent us the email reminding us the Hugo noms are now open for anyone registered either for this year’s SF Worldcon (Renovation) or who attended last year’s Worldcon (Aussiecon 4). Details are here They also provided us with these resources, “If you are stuck for suggestions as to what to […]


Toronto Wizard news.

Billy Dee Williams, Julie Benz, David Prowse, Daniel Logan, John Schneider, Scott Thompson Among Headliners At Wizard World Toronto Comic Con, March 18-19-20 At Direct Energy Centre Nicholas Brendon, Clare Kramer, Claudia Christian, Kate Vernon Among 150+ Celebrity Guests, Leading Comics Artists, Creative Directors NEW YORK and TORONTO, January 17, 2011 – North America’s largest […]


Naka-kon adds ALSDEAD

Kansas City, Mo. – The Visual Kei/Metal band ALSDEAD will perform at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center in February as Naka-Kon 2011’s musical guest of honor. Formerly known as the Heavy Metal band Dice & Joker, the band incorporated the Japanese Visual Kei sound into its music in 2009 and changed its name to ALSDEAD. […]


K-ON! at AOD

K-On! and Starcraft 2 voice actors to appear at Animation On Display Animation On Display (AOD), San Francisco’s convention for anime, video games, and other cool stuff, will be back Presidents Day Weekend (2/19-2/20) in San Francisco’s Japantown! We are pleased to announce the appearance of the following guests of honor: Cristina Vee, Voice Actress […]


9 more dates for 2011

Feb 4th-6th, 2011 WTH Con Greensboro, NC March 11th-13th, 2011 Full Moon Horror Chattanooga, TN April 15th-17th, 2011 T-mode Alexandria, VA May 12th-15th, 2011 Full Moon Horror Nashville, TN July 9th-10th, 2011 Soycon Chicago, IL Aug 26th-28th, 2011 Bubonicon Alberquerqe, NM Mechacon New Orleans, LA Sept 24th-25th, 2011 Portland Retro Gaming Expo Portland, OR Oct […]


Conventions this weekend Jan 20th-24th, 2011

Some great choices this weekend. I may go over to Charlotte on Saturday for the one day Charlotte Minicon but here are all the multiday cons happening this coming weekend. Jan 20th-24th, 2011 Chattacon Chattanooga, TN Confusion Detroit, MI Cosine Denver, CO Creation Twilight Seattle, WA Creation Xena Los Angeles, CA Creaturecon Orlando, FL Further […]


Lori Cardille to appear at Horror Realm on March 5

Star of Day of the Dead to donate fees to charity Pittsburgh, PA – January 14, 2011 – Lori Cardille, the actress best known for her lead role as Sarah in George A. Romero’s zombie film, Day of the Dead, will be a guest at Horror Realm’s spring mini-con on March 5. Ms. Cardille is […]


Ichibancon slideshow

I didnt get to go because of weather so I might as well get this slideshow by BerryBellcosplay up for the fast growing convention.


Wizard Miami news.

Billy Dee Williams, Julie Benz, Adam West, Burt Ward, Ray Park, Scott Thompson Among Headliners At Wizard World Miami Comic Con, February 26-27 At Miami Airport Convention Center (MACC) Nicholas Brendon, Clare Kramer, Claudia Christian, Ernie Hudson Among 150+ Celebrity Guests, Leading Comics Artists, Creative Directors NEW YORK and MIAMI, January 13, 2011 – North […]


Bruce Campbell goes Wizard too.

Uncle Sam’s favorite son” as the lyrics to the theme of “Jack of All Trades” (2000) go, was born June 22, 1958 (the youngest of 3 brothers) in Royal Oak, Michigan. As a child, Bruce watched “Lost in Space” (1965) on TV, and ran around dressed as Zorro. He got the acting bug at age […]


12 2011 anime con dates added.

March 4-6th, 2011 Arkansas Anime Bentonville, AR March 19th-20th, 2011 Hatsume Fair Delrey Beach, FL March 25th-27th, 2011 Anime Conji San Diego, CA April 29th-May 1st, 2011 Columbia Anime Con Columbia, SC May 27th-29th, 2011 Fanime San Jose, CA June 17th-19th, 2011 Kintoki-con Sacremento, CA Metrocon Tampa, FL June 25th-27th, 2011 Jafax Allendale, MI July […]


Darth Vader comes to Wizard Toronto

Press Release: Prowse is best known for playing the physical form of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy. He spoke the dialogue during the filming of the movie, and didn’t actually know Vader was Luke’s father until he saw The Empire Strikes Back in the cinema. Though he was never going to be […]


Conventions this Weekend, Jan 14th-17th, 2011

The second weekend of conventions keeps the party going in 2011. Anyone attending any of these? Jan 14th-16th, 2011 Albuquerque Comic Albuquerque, NM Anime Zap Peoria, IL Arisia Boston, MA Creation Supernatural San Fransico, CA Deconpression Columbus, OH Kotoricon Sewell, NJ Magfest Alexandria, VA Marscon Williamsburg, VA Rustycon Seattle, WA Scarab Columbia, SC Sodak Anime […]

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