Last year, one of my favorite conventions ended up being The Steampunk World's Fair (SWF). It was brand new, and the first steampunk convention in my area of the northeast, so I knew I just had to attend.
Contagion: Outbreak! 2011 Convention ReportJun 13, 7pm
Contagion: Outbreak. is a new pop culture convention that took place in Omaha from June 10 - 12. I was only able to attend on Saturday this year, but I definitely plan to go back for the entire weekend next year.
Wizard World Philly 2011 Convention ReportJun 23, 6pm
I spent this past weekend at the Wizard World comic convention, held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. This was the 11th year of the convention, and my second trip to this particular one. The convention was much more crowded than I recall it being last time I went 3 years ago.
AFO Announces GuestsJul 8, 6pm
ORLANDO, FL (July 7, 2014) - Anime Festival Orlando is proud to announce the guest lineup for its fifteenth annual convention, taking place July 25 – July 27 at the Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive.
Baltimore, MD (June 19, 2014) – Animation director Hidenori Matsubara will be appearing at Otakon 2014. Otakorp, Inc. is pleased to announce the appearance will represent his second time at Otakon.
Baltimore, MD (June 15, 2014) – Voice actress Saori Hayami will make her first U.S. anime convention appearance this summer at Otakon 2014. Otakorp, Inc. is pleased to announce Hayami has been added to the Otakon 2014 guest roster.
KokuManga 2014 ReviewApr 18, 12pm
Ahh KokuManga. KokuManga was our second con of the season this year. We started out east on Interstate 40 early Friday morning March 29, 2014 for the two day con. After a short drive of only 2 hours we arrived at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Johnson City Tennessee.
FanimeCon Announces HOME MADE KAZOKUApr 3, 3pm
San Jose, CA (April 3rd, 2014) – FanimeCon has announced today that Japanese Hip-Hop group, HOME MADE KAZOKU will be the headlining musical guest for this year's MusicFest (held at FanimeCon during Memorial Day weekend, May 23-26).
Batman Stars Come to DCCMar 7, 6am
DENVER – March 5, 2014 – Denver Comic Con and Literary Conference (DCC), a program of Comic Book Classroom (CBC) designed to help promote literacy through pop culture, today announced a Batman 75th Anniversary lineup for the June convention that includes Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar from the iconic 1960’s ABC television series “Batman” and Kevin Conroy, the voice of Batman in Batman: The Animated Series.
AWA ReviewMar 7, 6am
It was a long slow month waiting for AWA after Dragon*Con. But, the time had finally come... AWA was here. My photographer (aka “Press Pool”) and I packed up the car and started down highway 75 (The Con Highway) again to Atlanta Georgia.