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Panel Apps up for MTAC

NASHVILLE, TN – Panel applications for the Middle Tennessee Anime Convention’s April 2012 event MTAC Omega are now available on the convention’s website (http://mtac.net/?n=panel_form) MTAC is looking for content falling under Art, Costuming, Gaming, Japanese Culture, Music, Otaku, and Adult. Upon application submission, MTAC will send an email to the applicant confirming submission. An approval or […]

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Kramer appeals dismissal of Dragon*Con lawsuit

Ed Kramer is appealing the summary judgement which dismissed his lawsuit against DCI, Inc. this past May, says the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. DCI, Inc. is the company which runs Dragon*Con. (While most fan-run conventions are backed by nonprofit organizations, D*C isn’t completely unique in having a for-profit entity behind it.) Kramer has not been directly involved […]

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What do you want to see at Star Wars Celebration VI?

With Star Wars Celebration VI less than 9 months away, now is the time to give feedback on what you’d like to see in Orlando this August. With the expansion of popularity of The Clone Wars, the Star Wars universe is bigger than ever, thus making programming and guest choices larger than ever. Although I […]

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Counting Down to Nuke the Fridge Con

Although December is generally the slowest month for cons, you wouldn’t know it if you are following www.nukethefridge.com and their guest list for the December 10th show. Thus far, guests include Stan Lee, Mike Tyson, Lou Ferrigno, Chris Gore, Ernie Hudson, Antonio Sabato Jr., Sarah Underwood, Micky Dolenz and many more. On top of the […]

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Conventions this Weekend Dec 2nd-5th, 2011

The last major con weekend of the year comes to us this weekend. I’m vending at the Big Crafty this weekend. See you there. Dec 2-5th, 2011 Anonycon Stamford, CT Arkansas Anime Festival Bentonville, AR The Big Crafty Asheville, NC Creation Twilight Dallas, TX Furry Cruise Ft. Lauderdale, Fl (5th-10th) Smofcon Amsterdam Steel City ConMonroeville, […]

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PR: QC Anime-zing adds Cristina Vee, Trevor Mueller

Anime-zing! 2012 is excited to announce that Cristina Vee and Trevor Mueller will be attending the 2012 Anime-zing! anime convention in Davenport, Iowa. Christina andTrevor will be joining Robert Axelrod and Sonny Strait, in addition to still unannounced guests, for a three-day weekend including autograph signings, Q&A sessions, and various panels.

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Chicon 7 Cyber Monday sale

Chicon 7 announces the following: Chicon will be holding a “Cyber Monday” sale. The price of (adult) attending memberships will be reduced $15 and family memberships will be reduced $30. These rates will only be available through our website (http://chicon.org/online-reg.php) for 24 hours on Monday, November 28th. The 24 hours in question will be defined […]

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PR: YTCracker returns to AniMinneapolis

AniMinneapolis, the second largest anime convention in Minnesota, is excited to announce the return of Nerdcore rapper YTCracker to the convention. The three-day anime festival will feature tons of events, including several autograph signings, Q&A panels, and a Nerdcore concert. Registration for the convention is currently only $25 per person.

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Shevacon

Shevacon , which I’m a guest at next Feb 17th-19th, 2012 in Roanoke, VA is offering 10$ off their membership prices this holiday weekend. The Deal is here. Hope to see many of you there.

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27 2012 Dates added.

Jan 7th-8th, 2012 Destination Anime Destin, FL Feb 3rd-5th, 2012 Williamsburg Muster Williamsburg, VA March 24th-25th, 2012 Hollywood Collectors Chicago, IL March 30th-April 1st, 2012 SukoshiconBirmingham, AL June 29th-July 1st, 2012 Fandom Fest Louisville, KY July 6th-8th, 2012 Anime Midwest St. Charles, IL July 13th-15th, 2012 G-Fest Rosemont, IL July 20th-22nd, 2012 Sogen Con Sioux […]

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Wizard New Orleans

Adam Baldwin, Mary McDonnell, James Marsters, Michael Biehn, WWE® Diva Kelly Kelly™, WWE® Superstar Zack Ryder™ Among Headliners At 2012 Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, January 28-29 At Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Superstar Artists Carlos Pacheco, George Perez, Greg Horn, Jesus Merino, Tyler Kirkham, Arthur Suydam And Many Others Scheduled To Appear NEW […]

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Image hosts their own event.

Berkeley, CA – 21 November 2011 — IMAGE EXPO is coming! Experience the creativity of the men and women making the best creator owned comics in America at this one-of-a-kind celebration commemorating the 20th Anniversary of Image Comics! IMAGE EXPO is a three-day celebration of creator-owned comics happening at the Oakland Convention Center. Image partners […]

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ACE

Albuquerque Comic Expo is working on a new site. Until then they ask that you sign up for there newsletter to be in the know.

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Phoenix Comicon Announces Shatner As Headliner

The annual Phoenix Comicon has announced that William Shatner will be one of their star guests at this year’s shows. In addition, they have also opened up their ticket sales. From now until December 31st, a three-day pass is only $35. The show runs May 24th-27th and falls in my “must attend” list of cons […]

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Inside Pitch

Stopped by Inside Pitch’s Toy & Hobby show in Greensboro, NC. A show geared towards collectors (which aside from minimates I’m not one) located throughout the year at different locales across the Carolinas. I expected a smaller assortment of dealers and was pleasantly surprised to find Newer toy dealers mixed in with comic dealers, antique […]

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Conventions this Thanksgiving Weekend Nov 25th-27th, 2011

Nov 25th-27th, 2011 Chambanacon Urbana, IL Chicago Tardis Chicago, IL Darkover Timonium, MD Loscon Los Angeles, CA Paper Asylum Erie, PA Play Date Minneapolis, MN Tomadachi Fest Boise, ID

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San-Japan Dates for the next two years

Aug 10th-12th, 2012 San Japan San Antonio, TX Aug 16th-18th, 2013 San Japan San Antonio, TX

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Momocon news.

Momocon sent out an email that had these juicy bits. New Guest! Little Kuriboh Straight from the depths of the internet, MomoCon is happy to welcome Martin Billany, aka Little Kuriboh, from Yu-Gi-Oh: The Abridged Series! Black Friday Special Every MomoCon pre-registration completed and paid on Black Friday (Friday, November 25th, EST) will receive a […]

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