I’ve only been on the circuit now for 2 years now, and what started as just a gig speaking at a local science fiction convention in Wichita, KS turned into speak at event’s like Dallas based A-Kon. This year I’ve been working with Colorado Cut Throat, Glitch Con and Carolina Games Summit.
This week Dragon*Con announced a partnership with Delta for discounts on flights to the con, while PulpFest announced that sci-fi writer Mike Resnick will be a guest at their convention. PulpFest 2012 is announced that award-winning science-fiction writer Mike Resnick will be its guest of honor.
Shuto Con 2012 Announces Final GuestsJan 19, 6pm
Lansing, MI - Jan.
Middle January Convention Weekend RecapJan 15, 12am
This past week had a few great conventions, all around the country. There were lots of different conventions, including the Virginia MarsCon, Sac-Anime Con, and Anime-ZAP.. While January is a slower month than most, we're seeing more and more conventions year-round.
St. Louis, MO – January 14 th , 2012 – Anime St. Louis is pleased to announce its first round of guests, which include new faces to the St. Louis area and returning favorites. The first guest announced is Steve Argyle, a talented artist who has done work for Magic: The Gathering, Legend of the Five Rings, Dungeons and Dragons, and much more.
San Jose, CA (January 6th, 2012) – FanimeCon, in partnership with the Steam Federation, is proud to announce Clockwork Alchemy. This new additional convention for steampunk fans will be held during Memorial Day weekend, May 25th–28th, 2012, the same weekend as FanimeCon.
Davenport, Iowa - January 10, 2012 - Anime-zing., the largest anime convention along the Iowa/Illinois border, is happy to announce the return of Johnny Yong Bosch and his band Eyeshine for the third annual Anime-zing.
Naka-Kon Adds GuestsDec 19, 8pm
Overland Park, Kans. – Naka-Kon has announced three more guests for 2012. First off, we have another return Guest. Last year, they came as panelists, but they were so popular, we brought them back as official Guests.
Peoria, Illinois - December 1, 2012 - Anime-ZAP. 2012 has announced that the convention has moved one week earlier, and to a new location. The convention will now be held at the Four Points Hotel in Downtown Peoria from January 7-8, 2012.
HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY – November 27, 2011. Castle Point Anime Convention, the student-run convention of Stevens Institute of Technology, has announced that their 2012 con will take place on Sunday, April 1, 2012.