Comic-Con @Home will feature panels, movie screenings, and more. Here’s a look at the highlights, including a comic series based on the Winchester Mystery House and a screening of Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow.
Marquis of Vaudeville, Valentine Wolfe, Jess-O-Lantern, and The Cybertronic Spree will take the stage at the geek culture event. The organizers expect a lower turnout this year and will have online programming to accompany the in-person convention.
With the closure of Old Tucson, next year’s convention will be held at the Westward Look resort in the Santa Catalina foothills north of downtown Tucson. It’s set for March 3-6, 2022.
In the U.S., many fan conventions are held over Memorial Day weekend, and this year is no exception. However, as the pandemic continues to linger, the action is happening mostly in cyberspace. Here’s a rundown.
The organizers previously announced that they would hold off on selling tickets until they were sure they could run the convention within safety protocols. This year’s theme is “Cthulhu vs. The Martians.”
Steampunk fans are looking forward to resumption of live events. Here’s how the calendar is shaping up, including plans for the Big River Steampunk Festival, Cogs & Corsets, Whitby Steampunk Weekend, and more.
The 79th World Science Fiction Convention, aka DisCon III, has been rescheduled to December 15-19, 2021 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. The alternative was a largely virtual event in August.
Many virtual fan conventions are offshoots of real-world gatherings, but this weekend’s SFFCon is a brand-new event hosted exclusively online.
The World Fantasy Convention is happening virtually this weekend, but the organizers caught heat for panel descriptions in the original program.
New York Comic Con and MCM Comic Con in the UK are hosting Metaverse, a four-day online event with panels, cosplay, celebrity guests, and more.