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Florida Supercon and Animate Miami news.

Greetings! Greetings from your friends at Florida Supercon and Animate! Miami. It’s been almost three months since Florida Supercon 2013 and we have been working non-stop to prepare for Animate! Miami 2014, Florida Supercon 2014 and much, much more! There’s a lot of things we want to catch you up on, including: Florida Supercon 2014, www.floridasupercon.com. If […]

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19 convention dates added.

Nov 7th-9th, 2013 Animeland Otaku Mex Albuqureque, NM Jan 11th-12th, 2014 Brickfair Birmingham, AL Jan 24th-26th, 2014 Ganime Gattineau, QB Las Cruces Anime Days Las Cruces, NM Feb 6th-9th, 2014 Templecon Warwick, RI Feb 14th-16th, 2014 Kamicon Birmingham, Al Genericon Troy, NY Feb 21st-24th, 2014 Faeriecon West Seattle, WA Feb 28th-March 2nd, 2014 Dead Winter […]

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Conventions next weekend Oct 4th-6th, 2013

Oct 4th-6th, 2013 Archon 37 St. Louis, MO Brickcon Seattle, WA Browncoat Ball Phoenix, AZ Can ConOttawa, ON ConX Kansas City, MO Escapist Expo Durham, NC Fan Days Dallas, TX Fantom Fest San Antonio, TX FenconAddison, TX Genrecon Guelph, ON Handmande & Bound Nashville, TN Jemcon Portland, ME Krakencon San Francisco, CA MCBA Bloomington, MN […]

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Grammy Nominated Duo The Foreign Exchange and Hip-Hop Legends Dead Prez to Headline Cola-Con, Oct. 25-26, 2013

Sept. 24, 2013 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Cola-Con, the nation’s only hip-hop and comics convention, announces that Grammy-nominated duo The Foreign Exchange and hip-hop legends Dead Prez will perform at the annual family-friendly, two-day festival, scheduled for Oct. 25-26, 2013 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Homegrown in Columbia, S.C., Cola-Con’s goal is to keep it […]

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Mysticon news

“MystiCon is back for a fourth geek-tastic year at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in Roanoke, VA! The dates are February 21-23, 2014 and we have a great line-up for fans of all kinds. Our 2014 Media Guest of Honor is none other than MARINA SIRTIS, Star Trek: TNG’s Counselor DEANNA TROI! Our Writer Guest of Honor is […]

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Cosplayers in trouble.

These cosplayers who dressed as the Marriot’s carpet at Dragoncon this year have recieved a cease and desist letter from the carpet maker. Boing Boing has the entire story. Frankly I didn’t even see them at the con, but of course I wasn’t looking for cosplay on the floor.

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Conventions Next Weekend 9/27-9/28, 2013

Sept 27th-29th, 2013 Anime Weekend Atlanta Atlanta, GA Atlanta Horror Fest Atlanta, GA Brickworld Ft. Wayne, IN Chicago Horror Film Fest Chicago, IL Comic Book ConnectionSt Augustine, FL Conception Glen Ellyn, IL Context Columbus, OH Crypticon Minneapolis, MN Days of The Dead Los Angeles, CA Gamecon Memphis Memphis, TN Granite State ComicManchester, NH Hurricon Orlando, […]

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17 dates added.

Oct 19th, 2013 Zombicon Ft. Myers, FL Oct 25th-27th, 2013 Armadillo Con Austin, TX Knoxville Horror Film Fest Knoxville, TN Dec 30th, 2013-Jan 1st, 2014 Futurecon Toronto, ON March 7th-9th, 2014 Wizard World Sacremento, CA March 28th-30th, 2014 Wizard World Louisville, KY JayconElizabethtown, PA May 2nd-4th, 2014 Wizard World Minneapolis, MN May 30th-June 1st, 2014 […]

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Wizard expands to 15 cities next year.

Wizard World Comic Con Plans Massive Expansion In 2014, Adding Seven New Cities To Largest Tour This week, Wizard World, the world’s largest pop culture convention series, will hold 15 events in 2014, expanding to include Sacramento, Calif. (March 7-9); Louisville, Ky. (March 28-30); Minneapolis (May 2-4); Atlanta (May 30-June 1); San Antonio (Aug. 1-3); […]

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NEW YORK PREMIERE OF ZERO CHARISMA TO BE PART OF NEW YORK COMIC CON OPENING NIGHT FESTIVITIES

NYCC is pleased to make you aware of the following announcement which was made today by Tribeca Film and Nerdist Industries Tribeca Film and Nerdist Industries are co-releasing the film in theaters October 11, 2013 and on demand and iTunes October 8, 2013 New York, NY – September 19, 2013 – ReedPOP, the number one […]

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Comic Professionals Honor Peers at the 2013 Harvey Awards Banquet

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – September 17, 2013 – Comic Professionals came together Saturday night, September 7, 2013 to honor their peers during the presentation of the 2013 Harvey Awards, sponsored by Presenting Sponsor Guinness; Platinum Sponsors Baltimore Comic-Con and Cards, Comics & Collectibles; Gold Sponsors Boom! Studios, DC Entertainment, Third Eye Comics; Silver Sponsors ComicMix, Comic WOW!, Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, Insight Studios; Friend […]

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18 conventions added to the calendar!

Nov 1st-3rd, 2013 Kamikon Louisville, KY June 20th-22nd, 2014 Storm Con Charleston, SC MonsterBash Mars, PA July 4th-6th, 2014 LAW Louisville, KY July 10th-14th, 2014 Readercon Burlington, MA Goocon Atlanta, GA Metrocon Tampa, FL July 18th-20th, 2014 Southern Media Lakeland, FL Historicon Fredericksburg, VA Con Bravo Oakville, ON Kansasfest Kansas City, MO Monstercon Greenville, SC […]

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CONfluence covers Powercon

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Conventions Next Weekend 9/19-9/22, 2013

Sept 19th-22nd, 2013 Aoi Uma Con Louisville, KY Asheville Comic Expo Asheville, NC Bouchercon Albany, NY Camp Anime Woodstock, CT Cogcon Rolla, MO Creation Supernatural Dallas, TX Dan con Orland Park, IL Erie Anime Erie, PA Fantastic Fest Austin, TX (19th-26th) Horror Realm Pittsburgh, PA Japan Fest Dultuh, GA Freaks N Geeks Kalamazoo, MI Killercon […]

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Co-chair of 2015 Worldcon dies

Bobbie DuFault, who was to have been co-chair of Sasquan, the 2015 World Science Fiction Convention, has died. An announcement on the Sasquan Facebook page states: Bobbie DuFault passed away earlier today. We don’t know WHAT happened yet, just that she died peacefully in her sleep. The family asks for time and space to process […]

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SF Concatenation

SF2 Concatenation only has three seasonal editions a year and this is the autumnal one. It features a large seasonal news page together with subsections on Worldcons and Eurocons, http://www.concatenation.org/news/news9~13.html#worldcon plus there are a few score stand-alone book reviews as well as three stand-alone convention reports from … Russia, http://www.concatenation.org/conrev/aelita_2013.html Spain http://www.concatenation.org/conrev/celsius2013.html and the Ukraine […]

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Harry Potter,’ ‘Star Wars,’ Superheroes, Cosplayers Among Fan Communities At Wizard World Ohio Comic Con

Harry Potter,’ ‘Star Wars,’ Superheroes, Cosplayers Among Fan Communities At Wizard World Ohio Comic Con Local Groups Join Noted Cosplayers Eric ‘The Smoke’ Moran, Ivy Doomkitty And Famous Replica Batmobile, DeLorean Time Machine In Entertaining Fans At Greater Columbus Convention Center Next Weekend NEW YORK and COLUMBUS, Ohio, September 11, 2013 – Many of the most […]

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Horror Realm Film and Panel Schedule Includes World Premiere of “Jagoff Massacre”

Sneak preview of Friday the 13th documentary, author panels also on tap Pittsburgh, PA – September 10, 2013 – Horror Realm has released the film and panel schedule for its 5th anniversary fall convention next weekend (September 20-22) at the Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South. Highlights include: · The world premiere of locally made “Jagoff Massacre” […]

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