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A barometer of YouTube's success is its fan convention Vidcon, which took place over the weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center. The location was a step up from last year's smaller Hyatt Century Plaza, as this year the event attracted a reported 7,000 attendees, about twice as much as last year.
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Last weekend, AM2 returned to Anaheim Convention Center for another weekend of anime, manga and music. The annual event is relatively new to the convention scene -- this is its second year in Anaheim -- but it's ... More >>
Dianne GarciaAM2, 2011AM2, the fan convention dedicated to "animation, music and manga," has announced that it will return for a second event at Anaheim Convention Center on June 15-17, 2012.
The convention follows an unusual model in that general admission is free. Fans, however, have the ... More >>
Shannon CottrellHanging out at the GNB Cosplay booth at Anaheim Comic Con See more of Shannon Cottrell's photos in "Anaheim Comic Con 2011." Read more in "Southern California Ghostbusters Turn up at Anaheim Comic Con" and "Green Lantern Goes Samurai at Anaheim Comic Con."
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Shannon CottrellSouthern California Ghostbusters at Anaheim Comic ConSee more of Shannon Cottrell's photos in "Anaheim Comic Con 2011."
Crewes Kime says he's been a fan of Ghostbusters "from birth."
"I came out wearing a Ghostbusters uniform and have been wearing one ever since."
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Wizard World announced this morning that it is bringing Los Angeles Comic Con to the L.A. Convention Center September 24 and 25. Artist Mike Deodato Jr. (The Amazing Spider-Man, Batman and many more) is the first announced guest of honor for the event. Clare Kramer, who played Glory on Buffy ... More >>
(c) http://www.westeros.org/2006 WorldCon, Glasgow, Scotland, with haggis in the foreground.
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FacebookKush Expo promises the L.A.-O.C. area's first pot-convention smoking lounge.Earlier this week Gov. Arnold Schwarzengger said on the Tonight Show that, in California, "No one cares if you smoke a joint or not."
That pronouncement just might be put the test this weekend as the Kush Exp ... More >>
Unite HereA hunger strike outside Disney headquarters in Burbank earlier this year.A labor union representing hotel workers involved in a bitter dispute with Disney's Anaheim hotels warned organizers of Comic-Con that if they moved the popular summer convention from San Diego to Orange County ... More >>
This past weekend Ozzy Osbourne gigged BlizzCon, the convention held by top-tier gaming producer Blizzard Entertainment, the creator of, among others, World of Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo.
From the photos that LA Weekly's Eric VanBeek snapped during the show at the Anaheim Convention Center, th ... More >>
"It's overwhelming," said Sisely Treasure, vocalist of L.A. synth-rock band Shiny Toy Guns, "how many people are here and all of the new gear."
Treasure and her band mates were at the 2009 NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show, held at the Anaheim Convention Center, to demonstrate ... More >>