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2012 TAFF ballot available

The 2012 Trans-Atlantic Fan Fund will be sending a fan from North America to next year’s Eastercon in London. The ballot is now available in various formats at the TAFF Web site. The candidates and platforms are as follows: Warren Buff: “I came to fandom from an odd angle, but since I got here, I’ve […]

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Phoenix in 2014 has a Web site

Since London Worldcon bid is running unopposed with less than a year until the vote on the 2014 site, it can be reasonably expected to win regardless of what happens before then, short of shocking revelations that the bid chairs used to work for News International. So the Phoenix in 2014 NASFiC bid already has […]

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10 more convention dates.

Nov 11th-13th, 2011 Coast City Con Portland, ME Jan 13th-15th, 2012 Sac Anime Sacremento, CA Jan 20th-22nd, 2012 Mufreesboro Comiccon Mufreesboro, TN April 20th-22nd, 2012 Codcon Glen Ellyn, IL Aug 16th-19th, 2012 Gamefest Chattanooga, TN Picon Enfield, CT Aug 24th-26th, 2012 Bubonicon Alberquerqe, NM Aug 30th-Sept 2nd, 2012 Anime Fest Dallas, TX Celestialcon Redwood City, […]

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The Con of Wrath

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Ten Eisner Award Winners and Nominees, Seven ‘DCnU’ Artists To Attend Wizard World Austin Comic Con, November 11-13

Ten Eisner Award winners and nominees, including Hall of Famer Marv Wolfman, and seven DC Relaunch artists are among 210+ top creators scheduled to attend Austin Comic Con, Nov. 11-13 NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas, October 17, 2011 – A total of 10 Will Eisner Comics Industry Awards winners and nominees and seven artists from the […]

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The Guild Invades Long Beach Comic-Con

Felicia Day is bringing her guild back to Long Beach Comic-Con for another awesome event. This week LBCC announced that The Guild would be expanding its presence at the show. Here are the details from their website:

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Conventions this Weekend Oct 21st-23rd, 2011

I’m gonna be in the artist alley at Roundcon. Hope to see you there. Oct 21st-23rd, 2011 Albacon Albany, NY Anime Banzai Layton, UT Arcana 40 St. Paul, MN Bakuretsu COn Colchester, VT Blizzcon Anaheim, CA Browncoat Ball Providence, RI Charcon Charleston, WV Creation Supernatural Chicago, IL Dark Carnival Bloomington, IN EXPcon St. Augustine, FL […]

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Ayleen Gaspar (Toy) Breaks Down Details on Designer Con

One of the highlights of the California convention scene is definitely Pasadena’s annual Designer Con. This year the show is taking over the Pasadena Convention Center on November 5th, as artist and toy aficionados from all over the globe converge and make it the epicenter of artistic spirit. This is a definite “must stop” on […]

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Momocon returns, Goes to three days.

Thank you for supporting MomoCon throughout the years! We wanted to bring you the great news: MomoCon is moving! MomoCon will now be 3 days, March 16th through 18th 2012. A new year, a new venue, and a new value; MomoCon 2012 will be one of our best yet! For the first time since the […]

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Terry Pratchett at Capclave tomorrow?

Sharp-eyed informant Elspeth Kovar found this unexpected listing in the Capclave schedule: Saturday 1:00 pm: Talk with Terry (Ends at: 1:55 pm) Panelists: Sir Terry Pratchett As a special surprise for Capclave, Sir Terry Pratchett will be dropping by for a while. We have arranged this informal talk/Q&A session for our members. Note the disclaimer […]

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Latest Surprises for Comikaze Expo Announced!

From Comikaze HQ: “Hey there please retweet or write a story. All help is appreciated! few things we had our living social deal go live today and we have some great stuff in the package with STAN LEE if you can retweet this that would be AWESOME livingsocial.com/deals/139391?ctr=3&msdc_id=4 Also Invader Zim Creater Jhonen Vasquez will […]

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New York Comic Con Announcements from Camilla d’Errico

 – Sky Pirates Video Game, Kickstarter, and More FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, Oct. 12th, 2011 — At this year’s New York Comic Con, graphic novelist and fine artist Camilla d’Errico is celebrating a host of new projects and announcements, starting with the pre-launch of the Sky Pirates video game from Day 21 Studios. Based on the Image Comics […]

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Wizard Austin news.

Diora Baird, Julia Benson, Michael Biehn, Alaina Huffman, Kevin Sorbo Added To Wizard World Austin Comic Con Celebrity Lineup Standouts Join Hayden Panettiere, Adam Baldwin, Louis Gossett Jr., James Marsters, Dozens of Others at Austin Convention Center, November 11-13 NEW YORK and AUSTIN, Texas, October 12, 2011 – Five popular celebrity guests have been added to […]

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Panelists announced for Walking Dead panel.

THE WALKING DEAD” PANELISTS ARE ANNOUNCED FOR NEW YORK COMIC CON   Participants Include Cast and Executive Producers; Sneak Peek at New Season; More Panelists May be Added!   Norwalk, CT, October 12, 2011:  Norwalk, CT, October XX, 2011:  Robert Kirkman, the Eisner Award-winning creator of The Walking Dead comic book will participate in a highly […]

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Zom-B-Rama Charity Carnival Event Returns to Monroeville Mall

Zombie Carnival Proceeds Benefit “Save the Evans City Cemetery Chapel” October 11, 2011 – Monroeville, Pa – You can’t keep Zombies out of the mall! Back from the dead after a brief hiatus, Monroeville Zombies, a zombie-themed tourist attraction returns to the Monroeville Mall in Monroeville, PA with a Carnival Themed Grand Re-opening. The event […]

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Glass Comics?

Huge Glass Comic Book Makes Public Run Debut At Wizard World Mid-Ohio Comic Con, October 22-23 At Greater Columbus Convention Center NEW YORK and COLUMBUS, Ohio, October 11, 2011 – Attendees at next weekend’s Wizard World Mid-Ohio Comic Con will have the unique opportunity to check out the “Huge Glass Comic Book,” the world’s first glass comic book, […]

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