Category:  Convention Report

By Tony Smejek, April 21, 2017 0 Convention Report

The 2017 Star Wars Celebration event was remarkable and with it came big names to reconnect at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. This was a special commemoration celebrating 40 years of the Star Wars franchise and crowds… Read More »

By Casey Covel, March 15, 2017 0 Convention Report

Otaku culture values a lot of things–community, open-mindedness, art, pocky… But two valuables I find especially prevalent among anime aficionados are “breadth” and “depth.” Breadth is the desire to enjoy variety—that spice of life that broadens our appreciation for culture,… Read More »

By Brian Downes, December 10, 2016 0 Convention Report

Back in October, Spooky Empire died of fright when it saw the sea-monster Matthew churning past the beaches. But then the tears and chants and sacrifices of the devoted (and the staff) raised the beloved horror convention from its sodden… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, November 22, 2016 0 Convention Report

There was fun to be had at the 2016 Clermont Comic Con over at the Clermont Performing Arts Center. Tons of comic book and pop culture vendors were there to show off their wares as well as an artists alley…. Read More »

By Raisa, October 22, 2016 0 Convention Report

I am a loyal Palm Con convention-goer. I’ve gone every year and it’s always been a huge success. This year was no different. This year I went on Sunday instead of Saturday and got there fairly early in the morning,… Read More »

By Anthony, October 11, 2016 0 Convention Report

I was in San Diego for unrelated reasons when Twitchcon happened, so being the dedicated convention reporter/video game person that I am decided that I should go, not just for me but for all of you reading this as well…. Read More »

By Real Queen of Horror, September 2, 2016 1 Convention Report

Tampa Bay Screams took place on August 27th at the Clarion Inn in Tampa, Florida. Upon arrival the parking wasn’t as bad as I thought. I found a parking space right away. This was a good sign because instead of… Read More »

By Scott, August 29, 2016 0 Convention Report

The Tampa Bay Comic Con took place on August 5th thru the 7th of 2016 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa Florida. Upon arrival at the show parking was pretty scarce and it took us at least an hour… Read More »

By Casey Covel, August 4, 2016 0 Convention Report

AFO was my second-ever Con. I first attended back in 2012 with a group of good friends, now a little more drawn apart by college, life, and careers. Looking over my shoulder at the past four years I’ve spent returning… Read More »

By JDOC, July 22, 2016 0 Convention Report

GeekFest took place on March 26th and 27th of 2016. Sorry for the late review. Hi all, and as always welcome to another of my con reviews. I apologize for the delay in writing this, but personal things came up,… Read More »

By Casey Covel, June 3, 2016 0 Convention Report

I’ll admit it: last year’s Megacon experience had me worried. It wasn’t that I didn’t enjoy myself, that the staff was rude, or that I had to wade through three hours of traffic to reach a coveted parking space. Something… Read More »

By Casey Covel, March 8, 2016 0 Convention Report

Following a year focused almost exclusively on Attack on Titan, OMNI Expo returned last weekend with a new location and a lot more variety. The Scoop: What – a sci-fi, fantasy, anime, comic, gaming, and pop culture convention located in… Read More »

By Brian Downes, March 7, 2016 0 Convention Report

A few pictures from CONjure 2016, which was on March 5th and 6th at the Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive.

By The Yellow Gato, March 7, 2016 0 Convention Report

CONjure (previously known as Dream Con) is a convention that likes to live life dangerously and is not afraid to take risks. Being held on a weekend that was also host to multiple rivaling events, it came out as one… Read More »

By Casey Covel, February 3, 2016 0 Convention Report

Orlando Toy and Comic Con could not be better named. Considered an annual Orlando staple in every otaku’s, True Believer’s, gamer’s, geek’s, Trekkie’s, and Jedi’s pilgrimage, the one-day event brought out its A-game this year for another memorable experience. The… Read More »

By JDOC, December 12, 2015 0 Convention Report

Hi all, once again it’s yours truly the JDOC here with another con review. This time we cover another Ultracon extravaganza show. This show was held at the West Palm Beach Fairgrounds from Nov. 21-22, located near Gate 10. This… Read More »

By Brian Downes, December 5, 2015 0 Convention Report

It was the little ball of fire Con. Clermont is a little duchy of single-families and big box stores, spread up and down the rare hills of central Florida. This is the kind of land that used to feed Americans… Read More »