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OhayoCon January 31-February 1, 2015: The SoulGeek Con Blog

OhayoCon
January 31-February 1, 2015
The Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH
http://www.ohayocon.org

The SoulGeek Con Blog presents: OHAYOCON! Come on over and meet SoulGeek founder our very own: Dino Andrade the voice behind Professor Putricide, Mimiron and many more from World of Warcraft, High Tinkerer Mekkatorque, and also The Scarecrow from Batman: Arkham Asylum. 

This 3 day con celebrates everything with the art, culture, and community with Japanese animation. This con is for all ages, with many events including Ohayocon Ōpunmaikunaito which is in character stand up, an AMV Contest where there will prizes for the winner.  There will also be gaming events such as League of Legends gaming tournament, and there is also a Retro Station where there will be 8 tournaments of retro video games such as Mortal Kombat II, Konami’s Track & Field, Marvel vs, Capcom, and many, many more!  An art contest ,nd the piece de resistance: 6 Cosplay Competitions: Masquerade-Craftsmanship, Masquerade-Performance, The Lindsay Mascot, MMORPG, Found Item, and Hallway. So come on down and have an awesome time!!

Special Guests Include: Chris Ayres ( Voice Actor: Black Butler, Dragonball Z Kai, Devil May Cry, Sengoku Basara), Greg Ayres ( Voice Actor: Deadman Wonderland, Ouran High School Host Club, Clannad, Negima), Josh Grelle ( Voice Actor:  Attack On Titan, Borderlands 2, Freezing), Michele Knotz (Voice Actor: Pokemon,Queen’s Blade), and MANY, MANY, MORE!!!!

VA Comicon Nov 22-23, 2014: The SoulGeek Con Blog

 

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VA Comicon
November 22-23, 2014
Richmond International Raceway Complex
Richmond, VA
http://www.vacomicon.com/

The SoulGeek Con Blog presents: VA COMICON!!!!! This 2 day con is a cosplayers dream, with everything from a movie car show, a costume contest where you can win cash prizes, vendors with exclusive merchandise, 200 booths, an artist gala, a limited foil edition of a TMNT comic and much more!!!

Special Guests include: Herb Trimpe (Co-creator of Wolverine), Jae Lee ( Artist for DC Batman and Superman, Dark Tower), Larry Hama ( Original artist of GI Joe!), Alex Saviuk ( Artist of The Amazing Spider-Man), Dan Parent ( Cover artist of Archie), and many more!

 

Super MegaFest Comic Con Nov 22-23, 2014: The SoulGeek Con Blog

Comic Con Super Megafest!

Super MegaFest Comic Con
November 22-23, 2014
Sheraton Framingham Hotel
Framingham, MA
http://www.newenglandsupermegafest.com

The SoulGeek Con Blog presents: Super MegaFest Comic Con! Come on over to New England and join this 2 day day family friendly con that has everything that you want in a con: celebrity Q&A, a huge assortment of vendors, panels, cosplay and comedy party, trivia contests, and photo ops. Some of the events are a Star War Trivia, cosplay costume contest and much more!!!

Special Guests Include: Hulk Hogan (WWE Wrestler), Ryan Hurst (Sons of Anarchy), Joe Pantoliano ( The Matrix, The Goonies), Lee Arenberg ( Pirates of the Caribbean, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek Voyager), Jake Lloyd (Star Wars Episode I), Marina Sirtis ( Star Trek: The Next Generation), Deep Roy ( Charlie and Chocolate Factory, Star Trek (2009), The X-Files), Kevin Eastman ( Co-Creator of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), Joe Sinnott ( Comic book artist) and MANY MORE!!!!!!

Days Of The Dead Chicago Nov. 21-23, 2014: The SoulGeek Con Blog

Days of the Dead

Days Of The Dead Chicago
November 21-23, 2014
Chicago Schaumburg Marriott
Chicago, IL
http://www.daysofthedead.net/chicago/

The SoulGeek Con Blog presents: Days of the Dead Chicago!!! This 3 day con has everything to do with horror and have a variety of panels with subjects from The Rocky Horror Picture Show to Women in Horror, A Monster’s Ball, Tattoo contest, and a costume showdown! Everyone who is who in Horror will be there!!!

Special Guest Include: The Cast Rocky Horror: Barry Bostwick, Patricia Quinn, Nelle Campbell, Rose McGowan (Charmed, Scream, Planet Terror), Dee Wallace (Cujo), Doug Bradley ( Hellraiser, NIght Breed), Chris Sarandon ( The Nightmare Before Christmas, Child’s Play), PJ Soles (Halloween, The Devils Rejects), John Kassir (The voice of the Cryptkeeper), and MANY, MANY, MORE!!!!

 

 

 

Starbase Indy Nov 28-30, 2014: The SoulGeek Con Blog

Starbase Indy
November 28-30, 2014
Indianapolis Marriott
Indianapolis, IN
http://www.starbaseindy.com/

The SoulGeek Con Blog presents: STARBASE INDY this 3 day con celebrates everything to do with Star Trek and is a fan based con with everything from photo ops, karaoke, panel discussions that range from cosplay prop building to Star Trek and religion. There is also Artemis, which is a spaceship bridge simulator where you can be on the bridge of the star ship and work together to make a successful voyage. You can also enter a raffle where you can be made into a Klingon, also attend a masquerade party, Dinner with the Stars and much, much, MORE!!!

Special Guests Include: Nana Visitor (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Battlestar Galactica,Torchwood)Max Grodénchik ( Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, CSI, Tales from the Crypt, Night Court), Kate Vernon ( Star Trek: Axanar, Bones, Heroes, Star Trek: Prelude to Axanar), and many more!!!!

Mile Hi Con 46 Oct 24-26, 2014: The Soul Geek Con Blog

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Mile Hi Con 46
October 24-26, 2014
Hyatt Regency Hotel-Tech Center
Denver, CO
http://www.milehicon.org/

Come on and join Colorado’s oldest and largest science-fiction, fantasy, and literacy convention. This 3-day con doesn’t only focus on those big three but also horror, movies, gaming, music and much more. This con has over 80 authors and speakers come every year.

Special Guest include: Daniel Abraham ( The Dagger and the Coin series, The Sun’s Daughter), Ty Franck ( Avatar: A Short Story), Michael Swanwick ( In the Drift, Stations of the Tide, The Iron Dragon’s Daughter),  Cynthia Felice ( Godsfire, Light Raid,) and many, many MORE!!!!

Santa Fe Comic Con Oct 24-26, 2014: The Soul Geek Con Blog

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Santa Fe Comic Con
October 24-26, 2014
Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort
Santa Fe, NM
http://santafecomiccon.com/

Santa Fe Comic Con (formerly known as New Mexico Tri Con) is a 3 day con that celebrates the big three: Horror, Sci Fi and Comic books and roll them all into one! This convention programming will include panels, independent films, comic book artists, anime and TV and movie stars. Also included in this star studded con will be a film festival where all fims from, indie to short films will be shown with Q&A panels coming after most of them as well a movies being shown in the Screening Room to show movies late into the night. Every night there will be after parties in the Buffalo Thunder Night Club night club!

Other Special Guests include: Jim Steranko (Marvel’s 1960′s Nick Fury Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D), Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters), Ari Lehman ( The First Jason, Friday the 13th Part 1), Linda Blair (The Exorcist), Manu Bennett ( Spartacus, The Hobbit Trilogy,Arrow), Ian Sinclair ( Dragon Ball Z: Kai, Soul Eater), Fred Williamson ( From Dusk Till Dawn), Joyce Dewitt (Three’s Company),

BIG WOW CON: May 17 – 18, 2014 – The SoulGeek Con Blog

May 17 – 18, 2014
San Jose Convention Center
San Jose, California
http://www.bigwowcomicfest.com/

The SoulGeek Con Blog Presents: Big WOW Con! Come and be a part of an amazing event filled with comic, anime, and sci-fi fun. Everything you could want in a convention you can find right here. We hope to see you there!

MCBA SPRINGCON COMIC BOOK CELEBRATION: May 17 – 18, 2014 – The SoulGeek Con Blog

May 17 – 18, 2014
Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Saint Paul, Minneapolis
http://midwestcomicbook.com/

The SoulGeek Con Blog Presents: MCBA SpringCon Comic Book Celebratiion! 100,000 SQ/FT of Extreme Comic Book Mayhem. Hundreds of dealers & over 250 Comic Book Creators from all over the industry. Door prizes, gab bags, & much more!! So, put on your cape! Whether you enjoy costuming, shopping, or getting industry scoops from our guest creators, the MCBA puts on events for the whole family!

 

Anime Central (ACEN): May 16 – 18, 2014 – The SoulGeek Con Blog

May 16 – 18, 2014
Hyatt Regency O’Hare
Rosemont, Illinois
http://www.acen.org/

The SoulGeek Con Blog Presents: Anime Central! (ACen) is Chicago’s and the Midwest’s largest anime, manga and Japanese popular culture convention. As part of its mission, ACen brings fans together with guests from the Japanese and US sectors of the anime and manga industry, as well as gaming, cinema, and Asian culture personalities. The event includes a huge exhibit hall, a massive video game room, concerts, dances, educational panels and workshops, premiere screenings, autograph sessions, 24-hour video rooms, tabletop gaming and much, much more!