May 24, 2016
- If your costume contest is five hours long, you're doing it wrong
- FanimeCon announced their schedule for their Masquerade Cosplay Contest. It's scheduled to start at 6pm and the award announcements will begin around 10:30pm.
April 16, 2016
- The Curious Case of Wine Country Comic Con
- A couple months ago, I witnessed an uncomfortable accusation from one convention organizer against another con. Little did I know at that time how fascinatingly bizarre it would become.
February 1, 2016
- Respect your competition or it could backfire
- When two conventions fight and disrespect each other in public, nobody wins.
March 11, 2013
- My real first convention experience
- While her first full convention experience was at Otakon 2004, Elizabeth's nerd experience began several years before that.
March 5, 2013
- 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.
February 19, 2013
- 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.
February 12, 2013
- Costume Overload
- Elizabeth decided that the 24 days between Arisia and Katsucon was enough time to make three costumes. Elizabeth is an idiot.
January 24, 2013
- The 2013 Convention Season is Underway
- Elizabeth's 2013 Convention experience has already begun with a trip to Arisia. Will she top her attendance of 13 cons from last year?