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Zenkaikon V

The entire Zenkaikon Masquerade video by AnimeJamSession

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Council of Five Nations dates for next five years.

The Schenectady Wargamers Association, Inc. sponsors the Council of Five Nations Adventure Gaming convention on Columbus Day weekend each year. Council is one of the oldest active Adventure Gaming conventions in the US. Upcoming dates: 2012:  Oct 5-7 2013:  Oct 11-13 2014:  Oct 10-12 2015:  Oct 9-11 The permanent link for all Council activity is […]

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Conventions this Weekend Feb 3rd-5th, 2012

Feb 3rd-5th, 2012 Carolina Games Summit Goldsboro, NC Creation Supernatural Nashville, TN Gottacon Victoria, BC Kamicon Tuscaloosca, Al Owl Con Houston, TX Supercon Hastings, MN Templecon Warwick, RI Ushicon Round Rock, TX Williamsburg Muster Williamsburg, VA

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16 more 2012 dates added!

April 27th-29th, 2012 Shinbokucon Elyria, OH May 18th-20th, 2012 Motor City ComicCon Detroit, MI Tonner Doll Lombard, IL May 25th-27th, 2012 American Burlesque & Sideshow Festival Asheville, NC C3 Traverse City, MI June 1st-3rd, 2012 NW Pinball Seattle, WA June 8th-10th, 2012 Robert E. Howard Days Cross Plains, TX Knoxville Comic/Anime Knoxville, TN June 15th-17th, […]

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Election 2012: The fannish connection

While the term “science fiction convention” was inspired by political conventions, sf cons have had very little to do with the formal political world since. But now, it appears we have our first major presidential candidate with visible ties to fandom– no, not the president, despite his reputation for being a bit of a geek, […]

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Tampa Bay goes 2day!

Con Gets Better Than Ever January 25th, 2012 – The Tampa Bay Comic Con will return in March with greater grandeur than ever before with its brand new two-day format convention. On March 3-4, 2012, convention attendees will be able to experience a Tampa Bay Comic Con that offers more activities and special events than ever before, such as […]

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The Con-Fluence Cons of the Month: February Edition

Over the last year I’ve had an increasing amount of people asking for tips on cons. In addition, I’ve had an even larger amount ask me for tips on which cons to attend and what to look for in a con. Although I live in Southern California (AKA Con Capital of the World) and can’t […]

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Baltimore Comic-Con Brings Ron Marz to Maryland and Northern Virginia

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - January 24, 2012 -Continuing his 2012 road show, this weekend, Baltimore Comic-Con promoter Marc Nathan brings the Baltimore Comic-Con to his neighbors to the south — Northern Virginia!  The second show of 2012 he is attending is the Shoff Baseball & Sports Card Shows & Comic Book & Nonsports Card Show this Sunday, January 29th.  Marc is bringing friend, prolific comic […]

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Days of the Dead Atlanta

DAYS OF THE DEAD HORROR CONVENTION INVADES THE ATLANTA AREA, MARCH 9TH-11TH, @ THE WYNDHAM PEACHTREE CONFERENCE CENTER IN PEACHTREE CITY, GA! ATLANTA’S FIRST EVER HORROR CONVENTION INVADES THE SOUTH EASTERN UNITED STATES! MEET YOUR FAVORITE HORROR STARS! Special guests scheduled to be present to meet and greet fans include GARY BUSEY, “ROWDY” RODDY PIPER, […]

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19 2012 dates added!

Feb 3rd-5th, 2012 Supercon Hastings, MN Feb 10th-12th, 2012 WTH Con Greensboro, NC LTUE Provo, UT Nov 2nd-4th, 2012 Orycon 33, Portland, OR Nov 9th-12th, 2012 Omegacon Siren, WI Tuscon Tuscon, AZ Windycon Lombard, IL SFContario Toronto, ON Nov 16th-18th, 2012

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Conventions This Weekend Jan 27th-29th, 2012

Jan 27th-29th, 2012 Conflikt Renton, WA Conjour Clear Lake, TX Creation Xena Burbank, CA Cosine Denver, CO Ohayocon Columbus, OH Ganime Gattineau, QB Setsucon Penn St, PA Winter War Champaign, IL Wizard World New Orleans, LA

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11 2012 dates added.

April 20th-22nd, 2012 Blood on the Beach Virginia Beach, VA Gnomecon Savannah, GA Aug 19th-20th, 2012 Everfree NW Seattle, WA Sept 15th-16th, 2012 Comikaze Expo Los Angeles, CA Nov 2nd-4th, 2012 CarnageFairlee, VT Nekocon Hampton, VA Ubercon Edison, NJ Youmacon Detroit, MI Nov 8th-11th, 2012 Illuxcon Altoona, PA Pentacon Ft. Wayne, IN Nov 16th-17th, 2012 […]

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Wizard welcomes fan groups.

Star Wars, Ghostbusters, Steampunk Fan Clubs, Charities, Podcasters Among Special Groups To Attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con, Jan. 28-29 At Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Organizations From Across The Southeast Enhance Wizard World Experience NEW YORK and NEW ORLEANS, January 17, 2012 – Nearly 30 organizations from across the Southeast, from favorite genre movie […]

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Anime St. Louis announces guests.

ANIME ST. LOUIS ANNOUCES NEW AND RETURNING GUESTS St. Louis convention event invites new guests and old favorites St. Louis, MO – January 14th, 2012 – Anime St. Louis is pleased to announce its first round of guests, which include new faces to the St. Louis area and returning favorites. The first guest announced is […]

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Worldcon deadlines: Hotels and Hugos

For those planning to attend Chicon 7, this year’s Worldcon, or to at least vote on the Hugo Awards, some important dates coming up: January 16th (tomorrow) at 7am Central Standard Time (1pm UTC): Hotel reservations open. Read up on Chicon’s hotel here. January 31st: Deadline to register if you want to participate in Hugo […]

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Potlatch 21 names Book of Honor

Potlatch, a small literary-oriented convention, names a Book of Honor rather than a Guest of Honor. This year’s honoree is A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller, Jr. Canticle, about a post-apocalyptic future in which artifacts of the present day become holy relics, won the 1961 Hugo Award for Best Novel. Potlatch asks: “Does […]

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Conventions this Weekend Jan 20th-22nd, 2012

Jan 20th-22nd, 2012 Chattacon Chattanooga, TN Confusion Detroit, MI Las Cruces Anime Days Las Cruces, NM Mufreesboro Comiccon Mufreesboro, TN Rustycon Seattle, WA

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Convention Lookin: Space!

Ill be there this year too! “SPACE (The Small Press & Alternative Comics Expo) Ramada Plaza Hotel And Conference Center in Columbus. 4900 Sinclair Road Columbus, OH 43229 Off I71 at the Morse / Sinclair exit. April 21 & 22, 2012 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Saturday & 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Sunday SPACE […]

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