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Convention Attention: Let’s talk Cosplay

Just your average Saturday afternoon at a mall in California. Cosplay is a lot more than just dressing up. Let’s start with a basic overview of what Cosplay is, where [...]

December 24, 2013 // 15 Comments

Convention Attention: Money Matters

My first year attending conventions, I attended only one. The next year, three. For 2014, there are at least four or five I’d like to attend. I’ve started registering, [...]

November 18, 2013 // 13 Comments

Convention Attention: Bring The Kids!

You and your family are making plans for the weekend.  What should you do? Camping? Tye-dying in the garage?  Indoor Waterpark? Cider Mill followed by pumpkin [...]

October 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

Convention Attention: All About Panels

Michael deLuca, Alastair Reynolds, Howard Andrew Jones, Brian McClellan, Saladin Ahmed at Immortal ConFusion(Click to embiggen.) In my opinion, one of the best ways you can [...]

September 26, 2013 // 0 Comments

Convention Attention: First Timers

Hi Everyone, I’m Andrea Johnson, and welcome to the first of a series of monthly columns on the who, what, where, when and how to of Science Fiction and Fantasy [...]

August 26, 2013 // 4 Comments

The Con Panel: Its Uses and Limitations

A few weeks ago I attended Darkover Grand Council Meeting, a Science Fiction/Fantasy convention held in the Baltimore area. This was the con’s 35th year and it offered [...]

December 6, 2012 // 2 Comments

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