This Week's Conventions

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Dragon Con - Atlanta, GA
August 29 - Sepember 1

Kumoricon - Vancouver, WA
August 29 - Sepember 1

PAX Prime - Seattle, WA
August 29 - Sepember 1

Saboten-Con - Glendale, AZ
August 29 - Sepember 1

Alcon - Leicester, UK
Sepember 4 - 7

Amelia Con - Fernandina Beach, FL
Sepember 5 - 7

Brony Fan Fair - Austin, TX
Sepember 5 - 7

Fan Events Forum - Toronto, ON
Sepember 5 - 7

Midoricon - Oregon, OH
Sepember 5 - 7

UmiCon Daytona - Daytona Beach, FL
Sepember 5 - 7

Kantaicon - Mt Pleasant, SC
Sepember 6

Nashville Anime Day - Murfreesboro, TN
Sepember 6

Sukoshi Con: Bowling Green - Bowling Green, KY
Sepember 6

Latest Articles

Top Ten Depictions of Conventions in Movies and Television
For decades, conventions have been depicted in television and movies. We've taken a look at these depictions and picked our top ten favorites.   Source: AnimeCons TV   [read more] [discuss]

Ten Largest North American Anime Conventions of 2013
It's a new year and that means that it's time for us to take our annual look back at North America's ten largest anime conventions of 2013.   [read more] [discuss]

Convention Attendee Holiday Gift Guide
With the holiday season upon us, we put together a list of gift suggestions for your friends and family members who may be regular convention attendees. You may even use this list as your own guide when people ask what you would like as a present for a holiday or birthday.   Source: AnimeCons TV   [read more] [discuss]

Otakon to move to Washington DC in 2017
Otakon has issued a press release stating that the convention will move to Washington DC for at least five years starting in 2017.   [read more] [discuss]

Additional Articles



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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