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  • Interview: Chris 51 and the celebration of metal with Headbangers Con 

    Interview: Chris 51 and the celebration of metal with Headbangers Con

    There's no denying the appeal of the horror convention. From one end of the country to the other, movie and gore buffs alike come out en masse - many in costume - to get autographs and take photos with some of their favorite actors. From Comic Con to Days of the Dead and so many others, these kinds...
  • 5 best beauty products from KCON LA 2018

    5 best beauty products from KCON LA 2018

    KCON USA took Los Angeles by storm, Aug. 10, bringing Korean culture to the forefront in the most exciting ways. The Los Angeles Convention Center hosted KCON LA 2018, giving us a dose of Korean music, fashion, food and more. While the music scene brought fans closer to their favorite groups, and...
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    5 reasons to go to KCON

    Aug. 10-12 brought “All Things Hallyu” to Los Angeles in one massive wave of excitement. People from all over, crowded into STAPLES Center and the Los Angeles Convention Center to check out the best of Korean culture and possibly get the chance to high five one of their favorite artists. While much...
  • Complete guide to Food Street at KCON LA 2018

    Complete guide to Food Street at KCON LA 2018

    With KCON LA 2018 officially underway, that means the the smells and tastes of Asia are available to Downtown Los Angeles and KCON attendees thanks to KCON and KTOWN Night Market's Food Street.  Related — Watch KCON 2017 attendees explain what K-pop means to them Rolled ice cream, spiral cut...
  • Paul McCartney, Migos and more gather for Capitol Congress 2018; new Motown documentary announced

    Paul McCartney, Migos and more gather for Capitol Congress 2018; new Motown documentary announced

    On Aug. 8, Capitol Music Group held its fifth annual Capitol Congress convention at the ArcLight Theater in Los Angeles, to showcase the company's artists and new projects. Paul McCartney, Migos, NF, Troye Sivan and Lil Yachty were among those who attended the event, according to Variety. In...
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    CatCon Worldwide makes for purrfect weekend in Pasadena

    Bigger and better than prior years, CatCon Worldwide rolled into Pasadena this weekend in purr-fect fashion. Adoring fans came from all over the country, and in some cases world, to hear seminars on feline health, cannabis as an alternative means of treating numerous cat issues like appetite and...
  • CatCon 2018 returns to Pasadena this August

    CatCon 2018 returns to Pasadena this August

    Get ready, Pasadena, because adorable cats and their loving parents are about to invade the Pasadena Convention Center for another year of CatCon Worldwide. The annual event that celebrates all things cats will take place this Aug. 4-5 at the convention center. It will feature more than 17...
  • 11 special guests to meet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    11 special guests to meet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    When San Diego Comic-Con 2018 takes place this weekend, convention attendees will have opportunities to meet some of their favorite celebrities in person. Many actors, actresses, and other stars will visit the San Diego Convention Center to sign autographs and greet fans. Here are 11 special guests...
  • 7 events to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    7 events to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    San Diego Comic-Con 2018 will feature a multitude of special events both inside and outside of the San Diego Convention Center. From superheroes to scares, activations and experiences throughout downtown San Diego will offer Comic-Con attendees unique experiences throughout the weekend. Below are...
  • 7 exhibitors to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    7 exhibitors to check out at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    San Diego Comic-Con 2018 will feature hundreds of exhibitors, bringing a wide variety of merchandise to the San Diego Convention Center exhibit hall and often showcasing convention exclusives and special appearances. Before fans head down to Comic-Con this weekend, here's the short list of...
  • 7 things you didn't know about San Diego Comic-Con

    7 things you didn't know about San Diego Comic-Con

    Everyone knows San Diego Comic-Con is one of the biggest conventions in the United States, but how much do you really know about Comic-Con? Ahead of San Diego Comic-Con 2018, AXS has compiled this list of facts and figures about the massive pop culture convention that you might not know. Check them...
  • Guide to the best music-related panels at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    Guide to the best music-related panels at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

    San Diego Comic-Con 2018 takes place July 19-22, and once again music will be a significant part of the festivities. A number of music-related panels are coming to downtown San Diego, featuring composers from the worlds of television, film and video games. Below is a quick guide to everything music...
  • KCON 2018 announces Los Angeles event details and performance line-up

    KCON 2018 announces Los Angeles event details and performance line-up

    KCON USA is taking over America, again. KCON NY already dominated the east coast when the convention took over the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, June 23-24. Now, KCON is gearing up for KCON LA which will be heading to the Los Angeles Convention Center and STAPLES Center to bring the celebration...
  • Complete list of 2018 Game Critics Awards nominees

    Complete list of 2018 Game Critics Awards nominees

    Hot on the heels of this year's expo, the nominees have been announced for the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2018. This year's list — voted on by 51 judging publications — features 56 nominated games in 17 different categories with winners set to announce on Monday, July 2.  Related — 5 things you...
  • 5 things you learn at E3 as a non-gamer

    5 things you learn at E3 as a non-gamer

    Let me start by saying I am not a gamer. My gameplay is restricted to free-to-play mobile puzzle games, wandering around RPGs aimlessly hoping to uncover clues or button mashing arcade cabinets for fighting purposes, then yelling at the screen when my dexterous moves don’t yield the intended results...
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    Complete guide to Denver Comic Con 2018: Badge pick up, programing, maps, guests and more

    Tons of fantastical fandoms will be on full-fledged display in the Mile High City with the newest installment of Pop Culture Classroom's annual Denver Comic Con flying through the Colorado Convention Center, June 15-17. Don't let the name fool you, Denver Comic Con is more than comics. The annual...
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    In photos: AnimeNEXT 2018

    When you mention Atlantic City, one thing that doesn't come to mind is seeing Goku hanging out at the casinos. With AnimeNEXT's move to the region in 2016, that's slowly changing. The popular summer anime convention, which originally began in 2002, has fit rather nicely in the area. With over 12,00...
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    AnimeNEXT 2018 brings anime fun to Atlantic City this weekend

    For the past two years, AnimeNEXT has been turning heads down in Atlantic City, New Jersey. If you're looking to meet some of your favorite personalities from the anime scene, the Atlantic City Convention Center will once again be packed this weekend (June 8 - June 10) with all sorts of delight for...
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    5 things you missed at RuPaul's DragCon 2018 (hint: Frankie Grande was one of them)

    If you’re a hardcore fan of RuPaul’s Drag Race, there was really only one place for you this past weekend. The South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention center should have been your paradise, your retreat, your QUEENdom. Not only was it the site of some major slayage, but HERstory was made when more...
  • RuPaul’s DragCon 2018 sashays back to LA Convention Center

    RuPaul’s DragCon 2018 sashays back to LA Convention Center

    RuPaul’s DragCon is back and more sickening than ever. This year’s three-day event celebrating all things drag will feature the highest number of queens in DragCon HERstory, with more than 90 in attendance. Combined with appearances by top celebrities and personalities, DragCon LA 2018 is sure to...
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