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LTU Anime Con 2018

LTU Anime Con is a FREE, local convention for cosplayers, anime fans, gamers, and fandoms! This con is a one day event, running from 10am – 5pm on Saturday, March 17th. At this con, you can expect local guests, panels, programming, video game tournaments (Smash, DDR, etc), a tabletop room, a cosplay contest, maid cafe, and a memorable experience!

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/258464024682436/

Grand Rapids Comic Con 2017 Guest Review

Over the years, I’ve attended many conventions and events throughout Michigan. I’ve tackled all of the events by myself because being a one man band for convention coverage is the norm for me. I figured that would be the case for the 2017 Grand Rapids Comic Con too. However, a friend and supporter of MIGeekScene (by the name of Tiffany Ewigleben) reached out and offered to help me with the event. Since I enjoyed her review of the convention, from last year, I decided to take her up on the offer. Without further adieu, please venture forth and read this guest review of the Grand Rapids Comic Con.

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The Continuum

The Continuum is a celebration of science-fiction, fantasy, hard science, music, gaming, animation, film and cosplay.

The Continuum is not your typical convention! We stand out with our well-supplied Convention Hospitality Suite, a Saturday Night Costume Ball, a merchandise area with a wide variety of offerings, several tracks of programming of interest to members and a loyal following of staff and panel participants. Our programming includes literature/sci-fi/fantasy, science/space, music and gaming. There is always something of interest to everyone going on! We also have a video room that screens rare anime and fan-created offerings not seen elsewhere. For NaNoWriMo participants, we offer prep workshops and panels focused on writing.

At The Continuum, you can have the type of day where you attend a tea tasting and history lesson before learning to swordfight, take a breather in a panel where your favorite author discusses world building, then end the day by painting miniatures and listening to someone sing about Star Wars.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://continuumcon.org/

GEEKS AND INK SESSION 8 (SHOW YOUR TATTOOS)

Welcome to Geeks and Ink, where we highlight awesome tattoos based on geek culture. Tattoos are a unique way in which we express ourselves. Not only do they show off art but they often have a story or meaning behind them. Find out what these tattoos mean to these people. 

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Events for the Week Oct 9th-15th

Dolls, Steampunk, Fantasy, Comics and Spookiness are in store for you this week. Enjoy.

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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Geeks and Ink Session 7 (Show Your Tattoos)

Welcome to Geeks and Ink, where we highlight awesome tattoos based on geek culture. Tattoos are a unique way in which we express ourselves. Not only do they show off art but they often have a story or meaning behind them. Find out what these tattoos mean to these people.
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Events for the Week January 23rd – 29th

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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Dreamworks Animation in Concert

From Shrek to How to Train Your Dragon to Madagascar to Kung Fu Panda. DreamWorks Animation’s great stories and beloved characters inspire and delight audiences of all ages. We celebrate 20+ years of visually stunning footage projected in HD onto the big screen while the iconic music scores by Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Danny Elfman, Alexandre Desplat, Alan Silvestri and others are performed live by symphony orchestra.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.grsymphony.org/default.aspx?p=128357&evtid=498025:10/22/2016

ConClave 40

ConClave’s mission is to celebrate Fantasy and Science Fiction in all its forms. Art, music, theatrical performance, film, animation, television, fantasy role-play, renaissance reenactments, gaming and for-real. From writers to spaceship pilots, rennies and furries, ConClave is a gathering for anyone with a sense of wonder.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.conclavesf.net/
https://www.facebook.com/pages/ConClave-Inc/154085077106

ConClave 40 Interview

I talk with Sue about the upcoming (and long running) Sci-Fi and Fantasy convention called ConClave. ConClave is also an amalgam of different fandoms in one place.

http://conclavesf.net/