This Week's Conventions

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Wizard World Austin Comic Con - Austin, TX
October 2 - 4

Anime USA - Washington, DC
October 3 - 5

Awesome Con Indianapolis - Indianapolis, IN
October 3 - 5

Kentokyocon - Lexington, KY
October 3 - 5

LEGO KidsFest Virginia - Richmond, VA
October 3 - 5

Maneki Neko Con - Matteson, IL
October 3 - 5

Mizucon - Miami, FL
October 3 - 5

Realms Con - Corpus Christi, TX
October 3 - 5

Tomodachi Fest - Boise, ID
October 3 - 5

AniManga Pop! - Bristol, UK
October 4

Carolina Anime Day - Charlotte, NC
October 4

NyanCon - Kirtland, OH
October 4

Ochiba~Con - Oshawa, ON
October 4

BrickCon - Seattle, WA
October 4 - 5

Fall Kraken Con - Oakland, CA
October 4 - 5

Mack Weekend - Kempten, Germany
October 4 - 5

Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo - Cambridge, MA
October 4 - 5

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Causes of PCD: Post-Con Depression and Steps to Recovery
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My real first convention experience
While her first full convention experience was at Otakon 2004, Elizabeth's nerd experience began several years before that.   [read more]

How did it take this long for a con to get sued for selling bootlegs?
It finally happened! An anime company has filed legal action against a convention because of bootlegs. Your dealers' room may never be the same again.   [read more] [discuss]

Cosplay and Real Life
Elizabeth reflects on what it's like to be an adult with adult relationships, networking, and connections - and also a cosplayer.   [read more]

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