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Anime Nebraskon Guest announcements

Anime NebrasKon Announces Two New Guests OMAHA, NE – June 28, 2011 Anime NebrasKon is pleased to announce two new guests for 2011. Keith Silverstein and Chris Sabat are officially confirmed as guest for Anime NebrasKon. Keith Silverstein is a voice actor known for his work in anime and video games. In the video game […]


Florida Supercon last minute press.

Press Release Florida Supercon is this weekend! The party starts Friday! Get ready for FSC 2011 July 1-4, 2011 in Miami, FL.   All the info you need can be found at our website, including guests, events, ticket info and more! CLICK HERE to get your tickets online now or go directly to […]


Horror Realm announces Summer of Scares

Horror Realm Announces Summer of Scares Film series, author signing events and live entertainment set for July and August Pittsburgh, PA – June 28, 2011 – Horror Realm is planning a Summer of Scares for horror fans in the Pittsburgh and surrounding area to whet appetites for its fall convention.  The cool events in the […]


SDCC single day resales.

Quick, act fast and get your single day Comic Con Badges now at this link.


Texas Comiccon videos

Dosremolinos posted some actor q and a Brent Spinder Margot Kidder


Anthrocon Fursuit Parade

Anthrocon Fursuit Parade from this weekend. Video by duststormcloud. Six parts total this is part 1.


20 Dates added!

Looks like Memorial Day weekend will still reign supreme for convention going. July 16th 2011 Rob-Con Bristol, VA Aug 6th-10th, 2011 Dum Dum Pocatello, ID Oct 22nd-23rd, 2011 Las Vegas Supercon Henderson, NV Oct 28th-30th, 2011 Tonner Halloween Burlington, VT March 2nd-3rd, 2012 ECOF Tarzana, CA April 20th-22nd, 2012 Conglomeration Louisville, KY May 18th-20th, 2012 […]


Conventions this Weekend 6/30-7/4, 2011

My favorite convention CONvergence happens this weekend, and a lot of other goodness as well. Happy 4th everyone! June 30th-July 4th, 2011 AM2 Anaheim, CA Animaritime Moncton, NB Anime Expo Los Angeles, CA CONvergence Bloomington, MN Days of The Dead Indianapolis, IN Delta H Con Houston, TX Florida Supercon Miami, FL Inconjunction Indianapolis, IN Ne […]


NADW July Newsletter.

The North American Discworld Convention 2011 July 8 – 11, Madison WI – June 24th Newsletter Less than two weeks remain before Madison is taken over by Pratchett fans! Here we can feel the impending deadline breathing down on our necks like a swamp dragon on the verge of exploding. So without further ado, […]


CONvergence Is IMMinent

“Final email from the convention before the big show”   Early badge pickup June 25 We’re trying something new this year and letting you pick up your convention Badge early. You’ll still need to swing by Registration at the convention to pick up your publications, but you’ll be able to avoid that at-con line to […]



 Joe Quesada and Axel Alonso to Join Other Guests of Honor Jason Aaron, Matt Fraction, Kieron Gillen, and Stuart Immonen  Many additional top creators to participate in panels, signings and appearances!!   Norwalk, CT, June 23, 2011:  Many top writers and creators will be joining Marvel Comics at New York Comic Con (NYCC) as the […]


VIP Packages and Tickets for the Baltimore Comic-Con Now On Sale!

  BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – June 22, 2011 – It’s official! VIP Packages and tickets are now on sale for the 12th Annual Baltimore Comic-Con, taking place August 20-21, 2011. Online ticket sales began Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at noon for the Stan Lee VIP Packages, along with one-day and two-day passes.   The Stan Lee […]


Wizard Chicago

Patrick Stewart, Bruce Campbell, Christopher Lloyd, Morena Baccarin, Felicia Day, James Marsters Among Headliners At Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, August 11-12-13-14 At Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Ray Park, Julie Benz, Charisma Carpenter, Colin Ferguson, Lou Gossett Jr., Vivica A. Fox, Mimi Rogers, Among 500+ Celebrity Guests, Leading Comics Artists & Creators Scheduled To […]


Portland bids for 66th Westercon

A bid has been announced to hold Westercon 66, which would be July 4th weekend, 2013, in Portland, OR. The bid is being chaired by Gene Armstrong, under the auspices of OSFCI, which runs two yearly local conventions, plus occasional travelling ones (including a few past Westercons). The bid site has all the basic information […]


Results of the 2011 SF&F Translation Awards

Thanks to Cheryl Morgan for the press release. Neat to see a Proffesor from my school East Carolina on the jury. Science Fiction and Fantasy Translation Awards PO Box 64128, Sunnyvale CA 94088-4128 USA; June 22nd, 2011 The Association for the Recognition of Excellence in Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation (ARESFFT) is delighted […]



Press Release: DAYS OF THE DEAD, the convention that Goblinhaus is calling “the most anticipated new convention of the year,” is less than two short weeks from invading the Wyndham Indianapolis West in Indianapolis, IN, and the mid west will never be the same again!  LAST CHANCE TO GET DISCOUNT PRE-SALE TICKETS!!!  Discount Pre-Sale tickets […]



NEW YORK ANIME FESTIVAL Leads Of FUNimation Series Take Part In Anime Event At New York Comic Con Norwalk, CT, June 21, 2011: The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) and FUNimation Entertainment today announced that the leads of its new anime series Fairy Tail will be coming to this October’s New York Anime Festival.  The […]


10 more convention dates.

Aug 12th-14th, 2011 Constructacon Livonia, MI Oct 7th-9th, 2011 Ultimate Horror Orlando, FL GardenState Comiccon Cherry Hill, NJ Oct 21st-23rd, 2011 NWA Gamecon Springdale, AR (Thanks Circuithead Promotions) Oct 27th-29th, 2011 Indie-con Yuma, AZ (Thanks Colter Hillman) Nov 4th-6th, 2011 Sorcerercon San Jose, CA Feb 24th-26th, 2012 Magna Next East Rutherford, NJ Furry Fiesta Dallas, […]

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