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Free Comic Book Day.

Not conventioning this weekend? Even if you are it might be worth taking a break and hitting up a local comic book store for some great free comics and usually some awesome sales as well in the once a year holiday known as Free Comic Book Day. It’s this Saturday May 5th and happens throughout […]

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Added 3 comic shows.

June 9th-10th, 2012 Project Comiccon St. Louis, MO July 21st-22nd, 2012 North Coast Comic Con Akron, OH Sept 21st-22nd, 2012 South Texas Collectors Laredo, TX

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Conventions this Weekend May 4th-6th, 2012

Anyone heading out to any of these? May 4th-6th, 2012 Atlanta South Comic M Donough, GA Bam-con Pittsfield, MA CoreconMoorhead, MN Creation Star Trek Philadelphia, PA Demicon Des Moines, IA Do Deca Con Columbia, MO Elliots Spring Gathering Orlando, FL Hauntcon Pittsburgh, PA Huzzah Portland, ME Morphicon Columbus, OH Halloween and Haunters King of Prussia, […]

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22 dates added!

Nov 2nd-4th, 2012 Emerald City Steampunk Witchita, KS Nov 10th-12th, 2012 Anime Vegas Las Vegas, NV Nov 16th-18th, 2012 DaishoconWisconsin Dells, Wi Jan 11th-13th, 2013 Creation Xena Burbank, CA Jan 18th-20th, 2013 Deconpression Columbus, OH Marscon Williamsburg, VA Rustycon Seattle, WA Feb 8th-10th, 2013 Galaxyfest Colorodo Springs, CO Ushicon Round Rock, TX Feb 15th-17th, 2013 […]

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EightSquaredCon statement on gender parity

EightSquaredCon, next year’s Eastercon, has posted a long and thoughtful statement titled “Why we are committing to Gender Parity on Panels”. It sets out the specifics of their policy: We will therefore, as a default, look for two good female and two good male panel members, and will keep track of moderators to ensure that […]

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Eurocon 2014: ShamroKon in Dublin

The 2014 pan-European sf convention will be held in Dublin, Ireland, August 22-24 (the week after Worldcon is held in London that year). Dublin beat a Romanian bid with 71% of the delegate vote and 85% of the non-delegate vote. The bid site will be updated with more information shortly. Next year’s Eurocon will be […]

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CONvergence news.

From their email newsletter! CONvergence Needs You Convergence happens because we have an extraordinary amount of talented people who contribute their time and skills to make this an amazing event. We can’t do it with out our Volunteers.  We are always in need of more people, like you. If you have an interest in getting […]

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Spartacus stars go Wizard.

Vengeance Is Yours @ Wizard World Philadelphia And Chicago Comic Con Three of the stars of the award-winning series “Spartacus: Vengeance” power their way to Wizard World Comic Con events in Philadelphia and Chicago, as Katrina Law, Craig Parker and Lesley-Ann Brandt all make their Wizard World debuts. Law, who plays “Mira,” Parker, who portrays “Glaber” and Brandt, who appears […]

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Fanboy Expo adds guests

Celebrity Guests Added!!!!    This your chance to get up close and personal with some of your favorite stars. Our celebrity guests in attendance will be signing autographs, taking photos with the fans and participating in Question and Answer panels.   BELOW ARE SOME NEW GUESTS THAR WERE RECENTLY ADDED! PLUS MANY MORE!   See […]

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Hero Initiative Brings John Romita Jr. to Baltimore

     Avengers vs. X-Men #1John Romita Jr. Variant BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – April 25, 2012 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce the addition of comic super-star John Romita, Jr. to the growing line-up for this year’s show, taking place September 8-9, 2012 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Romita, Jr. will be appearing at the Hero Initiative booth both […]

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Anime Boston statement on this year’s incidents

This year’s Anime Boston made a local paper for EMTs and police being summoned to the convention. Anime Boston has now released a statement providing more detail of what happened at an informally organized dance: What actually happened is much less dire than rumors have indicated. Two events required response during Saturday night’s dance. First, […]

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Denver Comic Con Expands And Brings Out Their Dead… The Walking Dead

PRESS RELEASE:04/25/12, Denver CO Denver Comic Con goes six feet under to unearth TV’s hottest stars. The locally- powered organization just announced the addition of three celebrities from AMC’s The Walking Dead to their already smoking hot guest list. Lauren Cohan (Maggie Greene), Steven Yeun (Glenn), andChandler Riggs (Carl Grimes) will take over the Mile High City months after the shocking finale of […]

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Ans Prometheus

The ANS Sci-Fi & Comic Con promises to be the ultimate destination for comics and sci-fi and pop culture collectibles this spring inSouthern Maryland.  But now, this event will be even more exciting with a screening of the trailer for the new film,‘PROMETHEUS’!   Ridley Scott, director of ‘Alien’ and ‘Blade Runner’, returns to the genre […]

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More dates!

June 30th, 2012 Derby City Cinnci, OH Oct 5th-7th, 2012 Away Mission Orlando, FL Oct 19th-20th, 2012 South Texas Horror McAllen, TX Rock Con Rockford, IL Oct 26th-27th, 2012 Rising Star Bluefield, WV Nov 3rd-4th, 2012 Rhode Island Comic Providence, RI Con-vulution Burligame, CA Nov 23rd-25th, 2012 Toys on the Hudson Jersey City, NJ April […]

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Spooky Empire May-hem news

The below comes from an email from Spooky Empire about their Mayhem show.   IT’S CREEPIN’ UP ON US..   Spooky Empire’s May-Hem is less than 5 weeks away….are you all ready for, well…the Mayhem?!!   As we draw closer, the show is coming together and is looking to be an epic event, in true […]

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Remembering Vintage Star Wars: An Interview with Skye Paine & Stephen Danley of The Star Wars Collector’s Archive: The Chive Cast

Any child of the 70’s or 80’s must remember toy aisles filled with Star Wars. Similar to the way George Lucas and Star Wars took over the theaters, Kenner and their line of Star Wars toys took over the aisles of stores all over America. Who didn’t want a Death Star playset under their Christmas […]

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9 more dates.

Sept 15th-16th, 2012 Japan Fest Dultuh, GA Mothman Fest Point Pleasant, WV

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Meta Con Announces Power Rangers Stars Jason Faunt and Jessica Rey

Bloomington, Minnesota – April 23, 2012 – MetaCon 2012, the newest and hottest comic, sci-fi, and anime con to come to Minneapolis is excited to announce stars of Power Rangers: Time Force and Power Rangers: Wild Force, Jason Faunt and Jessica Rey, will be appearing at the 2012 Meta Convention. MetaCon will gather thousands of […]

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