London To Host Worldcon 2014Sep 5, 10pm
The World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon) is coming to London in 2014 – and it’s bringing some of the biggest stars in science fiction and fantasy with it. London was confirmed as the venue today (September 2nd, 2012) at the 2012 Worldcon in Chicago.
Films at SPX 2012 include Spotlight on Old Cartoonists and the Center for Cartoon StudiesAug 28, 10pm
Bethesda, Maryland; August 28, 2012 – The Small Press Expo (SPX), the preeminent showcase for the exhibition of independent comics, graphic novels, and alternative political cartoons, is pleased to offer a small film festival at this years show.
Otakon Raises $100,000 for Tsunami ReliefAug 27, 4pm
Otakon Members Once Again Step Up for Tsunami Relief Baltimore, MD (August 27, 2012) - Earlier today, Otakon 2012 announced that they raised over ¥3,000,000 ($38,000) for Japan Relief in 2012, for a total of over $100,000 since 2011.
Baltimore Comic-Con Features 100+ RetailersAug 27, 4pm
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 27, 2012 - In addition to the great line-up of guests for this year's Baltimore Comic-Con, we are very pleased to have more than 100 retailers also attending the show, which will be taking place the weekend of September 8-9, 2012.
Crisis Heart Brawler’s, Clash at OtakonAug 24, 11am
Baltimore, MD (August 24, 2012) – Otakorp, in conjunction with Studio Nasu, announced at Otakon 2012 the production of video game Crisis Heart Brawler’s, Clash at Otakon. To commemorate the 20th year of Otakon coming up, Otakorp has joined up with Studio Nasu to produce Crisis Heart Brawler’s, Clash at Otakon.
Chicago, Illinois, USA - Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), is bringing together a unique pairing of historic and contemporary electronic games with free access for all convention members.
Gay Gaming Con To Be Protested By WestboroAug 16, 9pm
Already raising over $50,000 via Kickstarter, the first LGBT gaming convention GaymerCon, has found itself in the sights of Westboro baptist church, the same group that is famous for picketing the funerals of soldiers, in addition to numerous others such as Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
Bethesda, Maryland; August 16, 2012 – The Small Press Expo is pleased to announce the SPX 2012 Programming Schedule. SPX is proud to continue its established tradition of rich, thought-provoking programming featuring leading comics artists and critics in conversation.
Phil LaMarr to Host the 2012 Harvey AwardsAug 16, 7pm
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - August 16, 2012 - The Baltimore Comic-Con is happy to announce that actor and comedian Phil LaMarr will host this year's Harvey Awards banquet and ceremony, taking place on the evening of Saturday, September 8, 2012.
Meta Con Adds Linkara and Possible OscarJul 27, 2am
Bloomington, MN - July 23, 2012 - Meta Con, Minneapolis's massively-multigenre fan convention, is pleased to announce that comic-book reviewer Linkara and comedy rock band Possible Oscar will be appearing at the upcoming 2012 convention.