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Anderson, Laurie, so many more added to Dragoncon

Announced: 04/16/2013Will Aymerich Will Aymerich is a Latin American paranormal investigator, public speaker, traveler, radio/podcast host of The Darkside…, published author Souls of Norcross, filmmaker, photographer and founder of The Darkside Syndicate, a popular paranormal investigation team out of Atlanta, GA. Allan Gilbreath Allan Gilbreath is a nationally recognized and award-winning author, publisher, speaker, and actor. […]


Fanboy Expo

Greetings: We wanted to take this opportunity to extend to you an invitation to attend this exciting Fanboy Expo that will be held on May 31 – June 2, 2013 at the Jacob Building at Chilhowee Park in Knoxville, Tennessee. Featuring dozens of special Celebrity Guests, Comic Industry Pros, Vendors, Costuming and much more! THIS […]


Boston Comic Con still on for now.

UPDATE! The convention will take place as scheduled. Organizers are asking that due to recent events you leave cosplay weapons at home to help security. Boston Comic Con has tweeted the following in wake of the bombing in Boston, “Currently we expect #BostonCon to continue as planned. We will have more information in the days […]



We are going dark for the remainder of the day after the terrible bombings in Boston. Our thoughts go out to the victims and their families. And to Boskone, Boston Comic, Anime Boston, Pax East, SuperMegafest, Readercon, Intercon, Vericon and all Boston con staff, volunteers, and families we are thinking of each of you and […]


11 dates added.

May 25th-26th, 2013 Famcon City of Industry, CA Aug 30th Sept 1st, 2013 SF Zine Fest San Francisco, CA Sept 13th-15th, 2013 Hubcon Hattiesburg, MS Brony Fan Faire Austin, TX Sept 27th-29th, 2013 Gamecon Memphis Memphis, TN Oct 4th-6th, 2013 Can ConOttawa, ON Oct 11th-13th, 2013 Telluride Horror Telluride, CO Oct 26th, 2013 Zombie Con […]


Conventions next weekend April 19th-21st, 2013

Lots of action next week. We are hitting TrekTrax, Jordancon, and the Atlanta Comic Convention as we do a two day whirlwind excursion to Atlanta. Pretty crazy for any town to have three events in the same weekend, but we will see how it goes. What are you going to? Let us know in the […]


Heroescon Guests update.

  Heroes Convention is in Charlotte, North Carolina, June 7-9 2013. Get your 3 day passes today! The full guest list (so far) is here. We still need volunteers too! FRANK CHO – Creator: Liberty Meadows Artist: Savage Wolverine, Avengers, ShannaJONATHAN HICKMAN – Writer: Avengers, East of West, Manhattan Projects RYAN BODENHEIM – Artist: Secret, Halcyon, Red Mass for Mars NICK PITARRA – Artist: The Manhattan Projects, […]


Philly Comic Con returns.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It is the return of the Philadelphia Comic-Con on Sunday April 14th.  This comic book convention is held at the Clarion Hotel (formerly the Ramada Airport) located at 76 Industrial Highway (Route 291) in Essington, PA 19029.  The hotel is conveniently located close to exit 9A off of I-95. It is also close to […]


Kramer files for reinstated bond, Pat Henry speaks out

The Ed Kramer saga continues to grind slowly onward, with the Gwinnett Daily Post reporting that Kramer wants the bond which he so spectacularly violated by going to Connecticut, where he was last arrested, be reinstated. Meanwhile, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has an article on the calls for a Dragon*Con boycott which includes what may be […]


Philly Non-Sports Card Show Celebrates Star Wars at 58th Show

May The Fourth Be With You! Harrisburg, PA – April 8, 2013 – The 58th Philly Non-Sports Card Show will take place May 4 and 5 (Saturday and Sunday) at the Merchants Square Mall in Allentown, PA (1901 S 12th Street, Allentown, PA 18103). The Philly Non-Sports Card Show is the premier event for non-sport […]


11 more dates!

June 7th-9th, 2013 Robert E. Howard Days Cross Plains, TX July 2nd-3rd, 2013 Project Anime Los Angeles, CA July 12th-14th, 2013 Southern Media St. Petersburg, FL Polar Chill Toronto, ON July 19th-21st, 2013 MonsterBash Mars, PA Lebowski Fest Louisville, KY Aug 16th-17th, 2013 OnyxconAtlanta, GA Aug 24th, 2013 ACEC Columbus, OH Sept 20th-22nd, 2013 Konspolsion […]


Geekout gets two from ARCHER

Excited about this news. From the Geekout website. “We are excited to add Pam and Dr. Krieger from FX’s Archer to the guest list! Amber Nash Amber Nash has been in show business since 2006.  Best known for her roles as Pam Poovey on Archer and as Valerie on Frisky Dingo, she has starred in several other short works and is […]


Spooky Empire info

May-Hem is creeping around the corner,and you’re in for an all new convention experience! Three full days of Everything Halloween fanatics, haunters, and horror lovers could desire. The 3 biggest names in the industry come together for A HALLOWEEN, HORROR & HAUNTED HOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA! Of course Spooky Empire brings the “May-Hem” back to Orlando, doing what they […]


Tampa Bay Comic Con Moves to the Tampa Convention Center

April 8th, 2013 – Less than 24 hours following astounding and sudden attendance growth and success of the April 6-7, Tampa Bay Comic Con, it was clear to the convention organizers (Action3 Events and Promotions LLC) that the previous venue was simply too small to host the rapidly growing convention. The decision was made to […]


PR: Worldcon adds Charlaine Harris, George R. R. Martin, and many others

LoneStarCon 3, the 71st World Science Fiction Convention (“Worldcon”), has today confirmed over 90 additional program participants, taking the number announced so far to more than 170 in total. The latest additions include authors and editors from all areas of the science fiction field. Newly-confirmed authors include Catherine Asaro, David Brin, Steven Brust, Charlaine Harris, […]


PR: Domo Con adds Vic Mignogna, LittleKuriboh

Domo Con Anime Convention in Chicago has announced that its first two guests for the convention will be Vic Mignogna and LittleKuriboh. Domo Con will be held at the Wyndham Hotel in Lisle, Illinois from December 13 to 15, 2013.


23 2014 dates added!

July 27th, 2013 Wvyacon Whytheville, WV Jan 24th-26th, 2014 Wizard World Portland, OR Jan 31st-Feb 2nd, 2014 Foolscap Redmond, WA Feb 7th-9th, 2014 Scifi Expo Dallas, TX Ushicon Round Rock, TX Creation Xena Burbank, CA Feb 14th-16th, 2014 Con Of the North St. Paul, MN Texancon Stephanville, TX Creation Grand Slam Burbank, CA Feb 21st-23rd, […]


Conventions next Weekend April 12th-14th, 2013

Wow, I’ve attended Nashicon (twice) Windy City Pulp, Odyssey Con, and Space before. What shows are you going to? Discuss at the Consuite April 12th-14th, 2013 221B Con Atlanta, GA Anime Conji San Diego, CA Anime St. Louis St. Louis, IL Atlanta South ComicMcDonough, GA Canadian Haunts Hamilton, ON Constellation NE Lincoln, NE Creation Vampire […]

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