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Florida Comic Shows Update.

Tom Comics keeps us in the loop on upcoming Flordia shows. Tomscomics will be set up at the following shows. –January 13, 2013 : Deland Comic and Collectibles Show at the Volusia County Fairgrounds which is at 3150 East New York Avenue(hwy. 44), DeLand, FL –January 20, 2013 : Orlando Comic and Toy Show at the […]

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Conventions Next Weekend 1/4-1/6, 2013

2013 gets underway with a slew of fun stuff. Jan 4th-6th, 2013 Atlanta Game Fest Atlanta, GA Anime LA Los Angeles, CA Anime Zap Peoria, IL Destination Anime Destin, FL Ichibancon Charlotte, NC Magfest National Harbor, MD Sac Anime Sacremento, CA Shadowcon Memphis, TN

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Florida Supercon newsletter. Takei!

Greetings! HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR! We’ve had a busy holiday season over here at Supercon HQ have some exciting news to announce! The first announcement is the addition of several new guests to Florida Supercon 2013, including the legendary GEORGE TAKEI, star of Star Trek and Social Media Superstar! In addition to George, we’ve […]

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Convergence rates about to go up.

Quick Reminder! The registration rate for CONvergence 2013 goes up after December 31, 2012. That’s just five (5) days away! Right now you can register for CONvergence 2012 for $50. After December 31, the rate goes up to $60. And don’t forget, after May 15, at the door registration goes up to $100. So please take […]

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Capricon’s winter newsletter

Greetings members of Phandemonium and Capricon! We hope that all of you have had a wonderful 2012 since we saw you last February. We apologize for being a little out of touch this year as far as our quarterly e-editions of Goat Droppings. I was very busy with Chicon 7 this summer – being a […]

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Wizard adds St Louis & Nashville in 2013

Wizard World Adds New St. Louis, Nashville Comic Con Events To 2013 Schedule; Stan Lee, Dean Cain, Billy Dee Williams Among Early Guests St. Louis Set For March 22-23-24, Nashville Oct. 18-19-20; James Marsters, Ernie Hudson Also Commit As Wizard World Schedule Extends To Seven Events In 2013 NEW YORK, December 26, 2012 – Wizard World, […]

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23 2013 dates!

March 22nd-24th, 2013 Wizard World St Louis, MO April 4th-7th, 2013 Gi Joe Con Indianapolis, IN Steel City ConMonroeville, PA May 31st-June 2nd, 2013 Fanboy Expo Piegon Forge, TN June 15th-16th, 2013 Knoxville Comic/Anime Knoxville, TN Cake Chicago, IL June 22nd-23rd, 2013 Haunted America 2013 Decatur, IL June 28th-29th, 2013 Trek Fest Riverside, IA July […]

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I-CON cancelled for now

In a message posted to the convention Web site and Facebook yesterday, the president of I-CON announced that next year’s convention, which was to have been held March 21-23, has been indefinitely postponed. Memberships and dealer fees are to be refunded. The statement mentions overwhelming financial difficulties and Hurricane Sandy. While Sandy did not damage […]

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Conventions next weekend 12/28, 2012-1/1, 2013

Dec 28th-Jan 1st, 2013 Futurecon Markham, ON Ikkicon Austin, TX And Happy Holidays & Merry Christmas to all our readers!!! Thanks so much! We will be back December 26th!

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FUND RAISING FOR CHILD’S PLAY CHARITY

* * *MAGFEST* PRESENTS CHARITY AUCTIONS AND TABLE FLIPPING FOR ITS JANUARY 2013 EVENT *Washington DC, VA, MD – December 20th, 2012* – In the past two years, MAGFest, the Music And Gaming Festival, has raised over $15,000 to support Child’s Play (http://www.childsplaycharity.org), the Penny-Arcade run charity which provides games to children’s hospitals around the […]

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Dates for some Chicago Area shows.

The promoters just sent the following our way, adding them to the sidebar in a minute. Dan Con Spring 2013 —> Saturday, March 16, 2013 T-C-S Summer 2013 —> Sunday, May 5, 2013 Dan Con Fall 2013 —> Saturday, September 21, 2013 T-C-S Winter 2013 —> Saturday, November 16, 2013 Dan con website T-C-S website […]

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Kansasfest 2013

DECEMBER 17, 2012 — KansasFest 2013, the Apple II convention scheduled for July 23 –28 in Kansas City, Missouri, comes on the thirty-fifth anniversary of the Disk ][ disk drive, Apple DOS, and Applesoft BASIC. To celebrate this anniversary, Randy Wigginton, Apple employee #6 and engineer who worked on all three of these innovations, will […]

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Momocon winter news.

Holiday Giveaway! How would you like the chance to get your MomoCon 2013 Membership for free? We are happy to announce that we are giving away 15 three day memberships, 10 MomoCon 2013 t-shirts, and even the chance to get your name in the MomoCon 2013 Program Book. Some partners have even provided us with […]

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Conventions Next Weekend 12/21-12/23, 2012

Dec 21st-23rd, 2012 Anime Apocalypse Rockford, IL Armegeddicon Columbus, OH

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Nc Comiccon returns in 2013

  Nc Comiccon returns next November 9th-10th, 2013 in Durham, NC.

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PR: Anime-zing! adds V is for Villains

The Iowa anime convention Anime-zing! announced today that V is for Villains will be performing at the convention. Anime-zing! also announced that Wisconsin gaming company Gnome Games will sponsor the convention’s 2012 table top gaming room.

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Wizard Portland

Stan Lee, Bruce Campbell, Morena Baccarin, Dean Cain Highlight 2013 Wizard World Portland Comic Con Celebrity Roster, Feb. 22-23-24 Also To Feature Michael Rooker, Norman Reedus, James Marsters, Juliet Landau, Superstar Artists Chris Claremont, Carlos Pacheco, Mike Deodato Jr. At Oregon Convention Center NEW YORK and PORTLAND, Ore., December 11, 2012 – Comics legend Stan Lee, Evil Dead star Bruce […]

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Worldcon and Kumoricon videos

Or rather, two videos from Worldcon, and one music video that includes Kumoricon. To start with the short one, the music video is The Slants’ “Con Kids”, incorporating footage from their concert at this year’s Kumoricon: Opening ceremonies from Chicon 7, starting with its own musical performance and featuring toastmaster John Scalzi: And closing ceremonies:

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