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Team Four Star coming to Anime Midwest in Chicago

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Rosemont, Illinois - January 30, 2014 - Chicago's summer anime convention, Anime Midwest, is excited to announce that Team FourStar will be attending the convention this July 4-6 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Team Four Star is known for their numerous abridged series, which parody anime shows with hilarious mock dialogue that pokes fun at and exaggerates anime. Some of their most popular abridged shows are DBZ Abridged and Hellsing Abridged.
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London Worldcon reaches 5000 attendees

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LONDON, UK. 29 January 2014: More than 5,000 people have signed up as members of Loncon 3, the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), which is being held in London this August.
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AniMinneapolis announces DC Douglas and Caitlin Glass

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Minneapolis, MN - January 20, 2014 - AniMinneapolis is excited to announce that voice actors DC Douglas and Caitlin Glass will be attending the 2014 Minneapolis anime convention. Both will be available in panels and to sign autographs throughout the weekend of AniMinneapolis, which will be held May 23-25, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis.
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Comic Con eliminates multi-day badges

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New for 2014, the International Comic Con in San Diego announced that they will only be selling single day badges - and there will be no more option to buy a four-day badge on its own.
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Caitlin Glass coming to Anime-zing!

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Davenport, IA - January 9, 2014 - Anime-zing! is excited to announce yet another edition to the convention's growing guest lineup in Caitlin Glass.
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Detcon1 Announces the Detcon1 Awards for Young Adult and Middle Grade Speculative Fiction

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Detroit, MI – Detcon1, the 2014 North American Science Fiction Convention, is delighted to announce that nominations are now open for the newly created Detcon1 Awards for Young Adult and Middle Grade Speculative Fiction.
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Hugo and Retro-Hugo Nominations Open

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LONDON, UK. 7 January 2014: Loncon 3, the 2014 World Science Fiction Convention, announces that online nominations for the 2014 Hugo Awards, the John W Campbell Award for Best New Writer and the 1939 Retrospective Hugo ("Retro-Hugo") Awards open on 8 January at 0800 GMT (midnight PST).
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Anime Midwest announces Greg Ayres

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Rosemont, Illinois - January 8, 2014 - Anime Midwest, Chicago's newest and fastest growing anime convention, is excited to announce that veteran voice actor and DJ Greg Ayres will be coming to Anime Midwest 2014. Greg will be signing autographs, speaking in panels, and DJing during the convention's rave dance.
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73rd Worldcon Prices Increasing

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Earlier today the 73rd Worldcon announced a rate increase for memberships, which will be effective January 31, 2014. Previously some convention regulars had been told the change would be effective January 1st, but the correct deadline is January 31.
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Denver Comic Con gets Bruce Campbell

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DENVER – Dec. 18, 2013 – Denver Comic Con and Literary Conference (DCC), a program of Comic Book Classroom (CBC) designed to help promote literacy through pop culture, today announced three more convention guests: Bruce Campbell, Jim Cummings and Steve Lieber.
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