This Week's Conventions

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J-Con - Derby, UK
Sepember 30 - October 1

EB Expo - Sydney, Australia
Sepember 30 - October 2

GaymerX - Santa Clara, CA
Sepember 30 - October 2

TwitchCon - San Diego, CA
Sepember 30 - October 2

Retropalooza - Arlington, TX
October 1 - 2

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Getting Your Convention on Social Media
Social media is an essential part of convention planning. We run down the essential platforms to help you get your convention signed up and give you tips on how to make cross-posting to them a lot easier.   [read more] [discuss]

Wizard World Gaming cancelled in Atlanta, integrated with Portland show
Wizard World has announced that its first Wizard World Gaming convention, which had been planned to be held in Atlanta, Georgia from January 22 through 24, has been moved to Portland, Oregon and will be part of their Wizard World Comic Con Portland event.   [read more] [discuss]

Causes of PCD: Post-Con Depression and Steps to Recovery
Do you get down in the dumps after getting home from a convention? You may suffer from PCD: Post-Con Depression. Learn what causes it, how to avoid it, and how you can recover from PCD.   [read more] [discuss]

Donations Requested to Assist Sarah "Sully" Sullivan
Sarah "Sully" Sullivan revealed on her Facebook page today that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. A fund has been created to help her with expenses.   [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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