“It was not what I had expected, but in a good way. I can't believe they actually had real celebrities. I kinda wish everything had been in one central location though, instead of spread out across the hotel like it was. There were some interesting vendors too. Lots of people with great creativity.”
“Had good time really enjoyed all the booths”
Weekend event includes gaming, fan-film screenings, cosplay contest, and appearances by sci-fi- and fantasy-series icons
Though most comic books tell fictional tales about superheroes saving the world, some are just about guys in their mid-40s who can open jars of mustard pretty quickly. Choose your adventure with this Groupon.
From Friday, August 2, to Sunday, August 4, self-proclaimed geeks gather at the Houston Marriot Westchase for Space City Con, an all-ages festival of comics, sci-fi, fantasy, literature, and art. Robert Picardo of Star Trek: Voyager and Stargate Atlantis fame acts as the weekend’s MC, introducing such industry idols as Firefly’s Jewel Staite and Doctor Who’s Sylvester McCoy. Events run throughout the convention, including fan-film screenings such as the world premiere of the Star Wars fan film Pink Five Saga, tabletop gaming and LARP, and the Masquerade costume competition.
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