Fans Gather at 12th Annual ConnectiCon This Weekend


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Fans of pop culture from across the Northeast and around the world will gather at the Connecticut Convention Center July 10th-13th, for the twelfth annual ConnectiCon in Hartford, CT. Founded in 2002, ConnectiCon is the largest massively multi-genre convention in New England.

This year’s event showcases over 7,000 hours of programming spread out over four days including; informative panels and hands-on workshops, special guest and celebrity appearances, trading card games, board games, and roleplaying games, including dozens of scheduled tournaments, console gaming and arcade machines. ConnectiCon is proud to introduce the Northeast League of Legends Tournament with over $6,000 in prizes!

ConnectiCon features main events such as, “Nerd Prom,” which is held Thursday evening at 8:30pm, tickets are available online. “ConnectiCon’s Singled Out!” Contestants, who pre-register online, will have a chance to win a date sponsored by ConnectiCon at a local participating restaurant. There’s also a ConnectiCon Masquerade Event held on Saturday, and the ConnectiCon “Cosplay Death match!” Plus many other fantastic events!

ConnectiCon will host nearly 90 special guests and celebrities including stars of stage and screen such as Noah Hathaway (The Neverending Story), Walter Jones (Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers), Alan Oppenheimer (Masters of the Universe), Janet Varney (Legend of Korra), Jennifer Hale (Mass Effect), Maurice LaMarche (Futurama) and Rob Paulsen (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and Richard Horvitz and Rikki Simons of the cartoon Invader Zim and Internet celebrity, Doug Walker, AKA That Guy With The Glasses. Joining them are voice actors Chris Cason, Danielle McRae, Ellen McLain, and Lauren Landa, comic creator Farel Dalrymple, and dozens of other talented guests.

Annual memberships to ConnectiCon are available online or at the door, and include access to all four days of the convention, as well as quarterly member appreciation days and other events year-round. It’s fun for the entire family! For more information please go to their website or Facebook page.

The Great Allentown Comic Con! (November 2013)

Great Allentown

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The Great Allentown Comic Con!
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The Great Allentown Comic Con! Winter Bash Mega 1-Day Show!
Saturday November 16th 2013 10am-6pm
Merchants Square Mall – 1901 S. 12th St Allentown, PA 18103
10,000+ sqft of Vintage – Current Comic books, Toys, Guests, Memorabilia and more! Door Prizes Both Days!
FREE ADMISSION – for all children 12 and under!
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Merchants Square Mall
1901 S. 12th St
Allentown, PA 18103
United States
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Comic Books
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  • Anime
  • Gaming
  • Horror
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Ralph ‘Rags’ Morales, Mark McKenna, Walter Jones, Taimak, Bonnie Piesse

San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show Returns in March 2013

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San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show Hosts actors Veronica Cartwright, Angela Cartwright, Walter Jones & Richard Kiel

Saturday & Sunday, March 9 and 10, 2013

Saturday hours
Early Bird admission: 9 -11 am, $15
General Admission: 11 am – 4:30 pm, $6

Sunday hours 10 am – 3:30 pm, $6

The Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111

Toy & Comic Book collectors are invited to the San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show on Saturday & Sunday , MARCH 9 & 10, 2013!

Two days of fun.

Come see over 250 tables filled with every variety of Vintage to Modern Collectibles, including Toys, Magazines, Comic Books, Vinyl Records, Posters, GI Joes, Robots, Disneyana, Legos, Sports, TV, Music, and Movie Memorabilia, and lots more! We are Northern California’s Largest vintage Toy and Collectible show, growing in size and attendance since 1995.

Our Scheduled Media guests are Veronica Cartwright, Angela Cartwright, Walter Jones and Richard Kiel.

Veronica Cartwright

Veronica Cartwright is best known for her portrayal of Lambert in the Classic Horror / Science fiction Film ALIEN. Veronica will be at the show on Saturday only.

Angela Cartwight

Angela Cartwright is best know for her portrayal of Penny Robinson in the Lost in Space Television show. Angela will be at the show on Saturday only.

Walter Jones

Walter Jones is best know for his portrayal of the Original Black Ranger in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Walter will be at the show on Sunday only.

Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel is best know for his portrayal of Jaws in James Bond films. Richard will be at the show on Sunday only.

All guests will be signing photos and taking snapshots with attendees for a nominal fee.

All guests are subject to cancellation due to professional commitments.