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Techniicon 2016

Techniicon is the Metro Detroit’s anime event including a diverse influence of electronic music. Similar to most Con events, a bigger Rave music scene and a celebration of Japanese popular culture anime, Artwork, Film, Comics, and Video games.

TECHNiiCON will be holding its debut celebration on September 9,2016. The event will take place at Detroit’s Northwest Activity Center; (just 10 minutes from downtown) from 6pm-2am. This is an all-ages cosplay event with great live musical performances, DJ’s, artists and more.  At Techniicon, you are our guest.

Attendees can pre-register to tell their story about things they been creating such as Games, Comics, app’s, Movies,etc. Techniicon is a single-day event including free to play video games and interactive live events artwork and comics.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://techniicon.weebly.com/

Nonsense Night: “The Unconventional Convention”

Nonsense Night is going full nerdcore for this event.
Think COMIC CONVENTION but weirder & more intimate & in Detroit.

COSPLAY is strongly encouraged
(ANYcharacter from ANYuniverse is appropriate)
BOARD & CARD GAMES will be a thing that will be happening
(from Apples to Catan to Risk to Magic to Pokémon to Oranges)
L.A.R.P BATTLES will totally be a thing
(bring your own (foam) weaponry)
POKéMON GO will be going on
(there’s a gym at the venue & several Poké-stops near by)
STAR WARS will be prevalent
(of course)
ANIME
(cosplay a Studio Ghibli character or you’re a coward)
EVERYTHING “nerdy” or esoteric is welcome.
Nonsense Night is about YOU bringing the weirdness.
This is not a concert. It’s HAPPENING starring YOU & your friends.

Musical performances by:
Wesley and the Crushers
Zak & What Army?
DosLopez
Aaron Phoenix Wright

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1142189982468480/

Michigan Renaissance Festival 2016 Revisited

Visited the Michigan Renaissance Festival once last time for the year. Enjoy.

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Events for the Week September 5th – 11th

A September extravaganza for this week with 8 events. Check it out.

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Michigan Renaissance Festival 2016 Final

Final photos from opening weekend of the Michigan Renaissance Festival.

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Michigan Renaissance Festival 2016 Part 1

Huzzah! I returned to the biggest Ren Faire in all of Michigan, the Michigan Renaissance Festival.

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Motor City Steam Con 2016 Review

Normally, I attend an event from start to finish in order to form a full opinion on it. However, due to a family gathering that I could not miss (due to potential death or immense harm if I did), I was only able to attend the Motor City Steam Con from late Saturday afternoon to the end of the event. My “review” of the event is from the perspective of what I was able to experience in that short amount of time. I hope you will forgive me for not giving the full rundown of everything that this event had to offer.

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