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Astronomicon 2018

Metro Detroit’s NEWEST Pop Culture Convention! Fun for the WHOLE FAMILY!

Participate in Scavenger Hunts, FREE PLAY Video Game Rooms! Celebrity Photo Ops! Cosplay Contests! Tattoo Contests!

Scheduled To Appear:

– WWE Hall Of Famer Road Warrior Animal from the Legion of Doom
– Shameless Star and musican Laura Slade Wiggins
– Butcher Babies front woman Carla Harvey
– 5 Time WCW Champion, Booker T
– The Honey Badger of Hip Hop, G-Mo Skee
– Horror Icon, Bill Moseley
– Horror Icon, Sid Haig
– Friday the 13th LEGEND, Kane Hodder
– From Comic Book Men, Ming Chen Comic Book Men
– The Angry Video Game Nerd!
– Star of Rob Zombie Halloween film, Tyler Mane
– Detroit Rap Icons, Twiztid
– The Deadman, Blaze Ya Dead Homie
– Monsterman #RoyKnyrim
– From SyFy’s FaceOff, Tate Steinsiek
– Comic writer, Dirk Manning
– Mr. Creepy Pasta
– Tattoo Model #Caroline
– The Game Chasers
– Pixel Dan

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

Youmacon 2017

Youmacon is the biggest anime convention of Michigan. Enjoy.

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Events for the Week Nov 6th-12th

Only 2 events for the 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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Youmacon 2017

Youmacon is a popular culture event similar to most “Comic Cons”, however instead of focusing on comic books, Youmacon is a celebration of Japanese popular culture and its influence on our own culture over the past few decades. Common themes throughout the event are Anime (Japanese animation), Video Games, Japanese style artwork and comics, and the rising internet culture influenced by all of the above.

Youmacon brings a unique all-ages mix of interactive events, celebrity guest panels, and live musical performances to Downtown Detroit. One of its most popular events, “Live Action Mario Party”, emulates the video game experience – often filling the room to fire code capacity. Players participate in gameshow-like mini-games to help their teams advance and win.

Wearing costumes, or “Cosplay” as it’s known at conventions, is very popular with attendees of Youmacon. It is not uncommon to walk into a pair of Italian plumbers in overalls on the escalator, only to meet someone dressed as Edward Elric or Master Chief from Halo minutes later.

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

Events for the Week Oct 30th-Nov 5th

I think we are going into the final rush of the season with 9 events this week. A whole lot to choose from. Enjoy.

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Techniicon 2017

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

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1920605324819250/
http://techniicon.weebly.com/

Events for the Week Sept 18th-24th

Quite the stacked week with 11 events going down.

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

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