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Top Ten Depictions of Conventions in Movies and Television
For decades, conventions have been depicted in television and movies. We've taken a look at these depictions and picked our top ten favorites.   Source: AnimeCons TV   [read more] [discuss]

Convention Attendee Holiday Gift Guide
With the holiday season upon us, we put together a list of gift suggestions for your friends and family members who may be regular convention attendees. You may even use this list as your own guide when people ask what you would like as a present for a holiday or birthday.   Source: AnimeCons TV   [read more] [discuss]

Tips to Avoid Con Funk
One of the things cons in general tend to get a bad reputation for is Con Funk. You can do your part to clean up the reputation of conventions by making sure your friends know our tips.   [read more] [discuss]

How-to-Guide to Cosplay at Conventions
Cosplaying at conventions can be tons of fun, but it can also be overwhelming. Elizabeth, one of AnimeCons.com's resident cosplayers, provides some advice to surviving a con in costume.   [read more] [discuss]

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My real first convention experience
While her first full convention experience was at Otakon 2004, Elizabeth's nerd experience began several years before that.   [read more]

How did it take this long for a con to get sued for selling bootlegs?
It finally happened! An anime company has filed legal action against a convention because of bootlegs. Your dealers' room may never be the same again.   [read more] [discuss]

Cosplay and Real Life
Elizabeth reflects on what it's like to be an adult with adult relationships, networking, and connections - and also a cosplayer.   [read more]

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