This Week's Conventions

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TempleCon - Warwick, RI
August 25 - 28

Abunai - Veldhoven, Netherlands
August 26 - 28

AkaiCon - Nashville, TN
August 26 - 28

CampAnime - Woodstock Valley, CT
August 26 - 28

Colorado Springs Comic Con - Colorado Springs, CO
August 26 - 28

Comic Con Palm Springs - Palm Springs, CA
August 26 - 28

Creation Entertainment's 50 Year Mission Tour - Cherry Hill, NJ
August 26 - 28

Fan World - Niagara Falls, NY
August 26 - 28

Fort Collins Comic Con - Fort Collins, CO
August 26 - 28

Geek.Kon - Middleton, WI
August 26 - 28

Hub City Comic Con - Lubbock, TX
August 26 - 28

Kentokyocon - Lexington, KY
August 26 - 28

Kita-Kon - Thunder Bay, ON
August 26 - 28

Magic City Fantasy Con - Billings, MT
August 26 - 28

Nerd Con - Escondido, CA
August 26 - 28

OmegaCon - Charlottesville, VA
August 26 - 28

SaikouCon - Lake Harmony, PA
August 26 - 28

Ultimate Cosplay Weekend - Chicago, IL
August 26 - 28

MAICon - Launceston, Australia
August 27

SakuraNatsu - Gainesville, FL
August 27

AniManGaki - Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
August 27 - 28

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest San Jose - San Jose, CA
August 27 - 28

Soda City Comic Con - Columbia, SC
August 27 - 28

Vermont Comic Con - Burlington, VT
August 27 - 28

Victoria Comic Book Expo - Victoria, BC
August 28

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Latest Articles

Sukoshi Con cancels Louisville Anime Weekend and all future events
In a Twitter announcement today, Sukoshi Con has announced Louisville Anime Weekend "has been cancelled and that there will not be any future Sukoshi Con events."   [read more] [discuss]

Wizard World Scuttles Cruise Convention
Citing filming schedules of talent, Wizard World has announced that Wizard World Comic Con Cruise has been cancelled.   [read more] [discuss]

Anime Matsuri hires former SPJA CEO
Anime Matsuri has announced their new Chief Operating Officer, Mark Perez, former CEO of Anime Expo's parent company, Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation.   [read more] [discuss]

Anime Southwest changes venues and loses most of their guests
Anime Southwest, located near Denver, Colorado, has announced the cancellations of seven guests. This news comes one week after it was announced the convention has announced a new venue and less than a month before the convention is scheduled to begin.   [read more] [discuss]

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If your costume contest is five hours long, you're doing it wrong
FanimeCon announced their schedule for their Masquerade Cosplay Contest. It's scheduled to start at 6pm and the award announcements will begin around 10:30pm.   [read more] [discuss]

The Curious Case of Wine Country Comic Con
A couple months ago, I witnessed an uncomfortable accusation from one convention organizer against another con. Little did I know at that time how fascinatingly bizarre it would become.   [read more] [discuss]

Respect your competition or it could backfire
When two conventions fight and disrespect each other in public, nobody wins.   [read more] [discuss]

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