Category:  Convention Report

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 »

By JDOC, December 4, 2015 0 Convention Report

Hi all, this is the JDOC here, once again with another con review. This review’s covering this year’s RangerStop convention. If you are a Power Rangers fan, this was THE con to attend in Florida, as this was the third… Read More »

By Brian Downes, November 17, 2015 0 Convention Report

Spooky Empire 2015 was a sprawling, thrilling, frustrating, hellbilly mess. The new venue is dysfunctional, but the fans have bloody heart. I was there as a horror writer, at a fame level high enough to observe Stephen King from, if… Read More »

By JDOC, October 19, 2015 0 Convention Report

Hi all, and welcome to another one of my con reviews. This time I’m covering the Wizard World con scene at Ft. Lauderdale, which was held at the Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center located before you enter into Port Everglades. This… Read More »

By Anthony, October 17, 2015 0 Convention Report

Orlando interactive experience was a 5 day event held at the orange county convention center from Friday October 2nd until Tuesday October 6th. I only went on Saturday because of work Friday, Monday and Tuesday and generally laziness on Sunday…. Read More »

By The Yellow Gato, October 9, 2015 0 Convention Report

The popular, traveling comic convention known as Wizard World made its first appearance in Florida since their Miami show of February 2011. This time Wizard World set up at the Broward Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, for the first weekend… Read More »

By Casey Covel, September 18, 2015 0 Convention Report

Geeks in the Space Coast know the painful truth: that all the Cons happen at least an hour or two away in the tourist cities of Orlando, Miami, and Tampa. Thanks to the efforts of newcomer events like the Space… Read More »

By Casey Covel, August 18, 2015 0 Convention Report

Despite appealing to a broad range of fans, every Con’s got a focus, be that superheroes, video games, or steampunk. Anime Festival Orlando (AFO) is Central Florida’s annual, geeky gathering that’s one-part epic narrative and one-part love letter to the… Read More »

By Casey Covel, August 4, 2015 2 Convention Report

Cosplayers are among the most positive and fun-loving people I’ve ever met. There’s no other group of people in the world willing to hug total strangers, host spontaneous dance-offs in the middle of a show floor, dress like recognizable cultural… Read More »

By Casey Covel, July 21, 2015 0 Convention Report

In the small city of Titusville, cosplayers gathered to the Searstown Mall for its first-ever “Con” and costume contest. The occasion: Infinite Mushroom Comic and Game Shoppe’s 1st year anniversary. And, boy, does this little geekery store know how to… Read More »

By Real Queen of Horror, July 10, 2015 0 Convention Report

For those of you who live in a box under the ocean, Walker Stalker Con is a convention based on the TV series The Walking Dead. There are other actors/actresses from other horror related TV series or horror films. The… Read More »

By Brian Downes, July 9, 2015 0 Convention Report

Miami is a low city, streets two inches above the canal and the pond, a metropolis that would be enveloped by the Everglades in thirty days if the lawnmower were to go extinct. It is a spaghetti of freeways full… Read More »

By Scott, June 18, 2015 0 Convention Report

June 7th 2015 was a new day for the Daytona Beach Comic Con as they were set up in their new venue at Embry Riddle Aeronautical School. The DBCC expanded from a 2000 square foot room to a new 6000… Read More »

By Casey Covel, June 15, 2015 2 Convention Report

Metrocon showcased its same old flair last weekend: same old location (Tampa Convention Center), same old 2nd week of June (11th-14th, now with Thursday!), same old spots for artists and vendors, same old display of high-end talent. “If it ain’t… Read More »