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Gally & Grand Slam day 1 coverage

Shawn Marshall reports from Day 1 of Gally and Creations Grand Slam. Subscribe to his channel so we keep getting these reports!

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New Dragon*Con statement on Ed Kramer

Dragon*Con has posted a new statement regarding Ed Kramer here. Regarding the recent discussions around fandom, it says: The current flood of “information” about this litigation appears to have been taken from the multiple lawsuits against Dragon*Con filed by Edward Kramer and his lawyers (i.e., Edward Kramer’s arguments and allegations, not documented facts). To our […]

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Florida supercon news.

Greetings! A special thanks to everyone who made it out to he first ever Animate! Miami last month! It was awesome and far more people than we ever expected came out for the fun. Now that Animate! Miami is in the books, its time to focus 100% on Florida Supercon! We’ve got a bunch of […]

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TrekTrax Atlanta

Add TrekTrax Atlanta to the same weekend we are going to Jordancon in Atlanta. We will be pulling double duty covering both cons the weekend of April 19th-21st, 2013. Can’t wait! TrekTrax Atlanta website

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British Invasion 2 Comes to Baltimore!

  Bolland! Buckingham! Cheung! Gibbons! Kitson! Langridge! BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – February 14, 2013 – The Baltimore Comic-Con is proud to announce that the British Invasion will be returning to Charm City for the second year in a row! Thus far, we can confirm that Brian Bolland, Jimmy Cheung, and Roger Langridge will all be joining previous announced British Invasion […]

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WaCon: a crowd-funded gaming convention

WaCon is a proposed gaming convention to be held September 28-29 in Waco, Texas– if it can raise the seed money on Kickstarter. The minimum donation that gets you a membership is $25. The goal is to raise $6500, and it’s already about a third of the way there. Read more about it at its […]

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Walking Dead variants available at Wizard Worlds 2013

Available to All Wizard World Comic Con 2013 Attendees First TWD #1 variant cover by comic writer/artist Michael Golden debuts at Portland Comic Con, Feb. 22-24; Limited Editions Via Skybound Only Available At Wizard World Throughout 2013 NEW YORK, February 13, 2013 – Robert Kirkman, creator and writer of the groundbreaking, Eisner-Award winning The Walking Dead comic […]

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Norman Partridge also GoH at 2014 WHC

In addition to the previously reported guests for the 2014 World Horror Convention, author Norman Partridge will also be a Guest of Honor.

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Jordancon

Excited to say we will be heading to Atlanta the weekend of April 19th-22nd to cover Jordancon for our readers. It’s also this years Deepsouthcon so it should be a blast.

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Convention documentary seeks crowd funding

5 Cons is a planned documentary series on convention culture spanning 5 conventions across the US and UK. It’s looking for $3500 in funding via Indiegogo, of which it has already raised $1200. The 5 conventions to be included are: LoneStarCon 3, the 2013 World Science Fiction Convention in San Antonio 2013 World Fantasy Convention […]

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2014 World Horror Convention goes to Portland

The 2014 World Horror Convention will be held in Portland, Oregon. Dates will be May 8-11, and the host hotel will be the Portland Doubletree (Orycon’s current home). The guests of honor will be: Author: Nancy Holder and Jack Ketchum Artist: Gret Staples Editor: Paula Guran Ghost of Honor: Edward Gorey Toastmaster: Alan M. Clark […]

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12 conventions added!

May 9th-12th, 2013 Misti-con Laconia, NH June 7th-9th, 2013 ConComCON Seattle, WA June 22nd-23rd, 2013 Jafax Allendale, MI Kids Read Comics Dearborn, MI June 28th-29th, 2013 Bayoucon Lake Charles, La July 5th-7th, 2013 Anime Overload Austin, TX Days of The Dead Indianapolis, IN July 13th-14th, 2013 Seattle Retro Gaming Seattle, WA G-Fest Rosemont, IL July […]

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Horror Realm’s Spring Break Massacre Expands in 2013

Spring horror convention grows to three days   Pittsburgh, PA – February 11, 2013 – Pittsburgh’s modern horror convention expands its spring show to a full weekend in 2013.  Horror Realm’s “Spring Break Massacre” show will be held March 15 to 17 at the Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South.  Main show hours are Friday from 4 […]

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Wizard Programming

Chris Claremont, Gail Simone, Carlos Pacheco, Mike Deodato Jr., Kurt Busiek Among Top Creators To Attend 2013 Wizard World Portland Comic Con, Feb. 22-23-24 Scott Lobdell, Arthur Suydam, Mike Grell, Greg Horn Among Nearly 100 In Artist Alley At Oregon Convention Center NEW YORK and PORTLAND, Ore., February 11, 2013 – Chris Claremont(“Uncanny X-Men,” “Spider-Man”), Gail Simone (“Batgirl,” “Firestorm”), Carlos […]

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Kramer at Dragon*Con in 2008, but not a guest

Following up on the claim that Ed Kramer attended Dragon*Con as a guest in 2008, after he was released from house arrest: The photo of him at the con does appear to be from 2008, after comparison with that year’s badge art, as seen here. However, well-known conrunner Warren Buff (chair of the 2011 NASFiC, […]

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Gallifrey 1 and Grand Slam previews.

Two previews from Shawns Youtube channel. Remember to subscribe to his feed. Gallifrey. Grand Slam

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CONvergence newsletter.

CONvergence 2013  CONvergence 2013: British Invasion is still on track and we’re excited as planning comes together more and more every day! Here are some brief updates along with pointers to the convention website for more detailed information. Registration The current adult registration rate is $60. You can register for the convention a number of ways, so […]

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Momocon launches App.

Get the iPhone/Android App! We have labored to put together the best schedule in MomoCon history, and we are excited to have it online now so you can make the most of your MomoCon 2013 experience! The full schedule is available via Facebook, Android, the iPhone, and Mobile Web. And don’t forget February 24th is the last day to pre-register […]

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