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LTU Expo 2019

Previously known as LTU Anime Con & Gaming Expo, LTU Expo is a FREE community-driven, campus-wide event that celebrates a unique blend of gaming, cosplay, and anime culture. Hosted as an annual campus takeover, the event is family-friendly and open to the general public. The convention is a one-day event that takes place on campus at Lawrence Technological University. Join us as we celebrate and appreciate all things nerdy!​

This year, we’re back and better than ever with an extended event.

Here’s some things you can expect in 2019:

Indie game room featuring local developers and LTU Students.

Artists and dealers room with unique wares and merchandise.

Local and industry guests and leaders.

Fandom panels and presentations.

Cosplay events and contest!

Gaming tournaments and related events.

Tabletop gaming.

Open Crate student art gallery and exhibition!

An afterparty/dance featuring DJs.

Blood Bash 2019

Join Meggaxp and Experience Jackson as we bring Blood Bash back to the Commonwealth Commerce Center on February 15th and 16th, 2019!

Blood Bash ’19 is the third iteration of the Meggaxp horror/valentine’s spinoff show, and is sure to be better than ever! This year we are expanding to a *kind of* 2-day festival, as fans of horror movies will get to enjoy TWO DAYS of horror films with slaying, slashing, gore and more!

Friday, February 15th is our bonus day this year! While our vendors are setting up for the show on Saturday, the FILM ROOM will be open and showing all kinds of horror films! The lineup is yet to be announced, but know that the bar and screening room will be open for our patrons to enjoy even more gore!

Saturday, February 16th will be the traditional Blood Bash day! This is when fans of horror, schlock, gore and more can come into the Commonwealth Commerce Center and enjoy an entire day filled with horror vendors, filmmakers, guests, crafters, video games, horror trivia challenges, paranormal podcasts, medium readings, VR Expeirences and much more!

A New World: Ann Arbor 2018

A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY returns to Ann Arbor this fall! Experience the most intimate FINAL FANTASY music with the New World Players chamber ensemble, award-winning piano soloist Benyamin Nuss and conductor Eric Roth. An official production of game developer SQUARE ENIX, A New World delivers fresh live music arrangements of beloved FINAL FANTASY themes, especially featuring the music of Nobuo Uematsu. Proven to delight audiences on four continents, don’t miss A New World’s triumphant return performance at Rackham Auditorium.

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
https://ffnewworld.com/concert/ann-arbor18/
https://www.facebook.com/events/152108698790553/

Events for the Week Sept 24th-30th

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

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Events for the Week Sept 3rd-9th

LARPING, a Mega Ran Concert, a Comic Con, a Renaissance Festival, a Gaming event, and more are in store for you this week.

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

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Dokidokon 2018

Dokidokon is a new con to the Kalamazoo area. Check out these photos from this fun anime con.

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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/

Events for the Week April 16th-22nd

A comic con, anime con and steampunk zoo safari are in store for you this week.

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

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2d6 at Shuto Con 2018 (NSFW)

I finally had the opportunity to do a proper interview with nerdcore rap duo, 2d6. Boy, did I regret it. If I wasn’t contractually obligated and held at gunpoint, I would’ve never released this. DJ Stuck Down a Mineshaft with a Broken Leg is a horrible reprobate while Cliff B is pretty cool. All kidding aside, I had a lot of fun talking with these two again. We dove into their albums, their hilarious music videos, their great song titles, video games, pro wrestling, and a Barenaked Ladies podcast. A lot of insults were thrown back and forth in this mad train wreck of an interview.

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