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Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: A Night at The Georgia Aquarium

Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: A Night at The Georgia Aquarium

One of the most anticipated events every year is Dragon Con Night at the Georgia Aquarium. On Saturday, August 31st the world's largest aquarium will once again open its doors for the special "after hours" event. The event runs from 7-11pm, and costs $25. Guests are encouraged to come in costume to explore the more than sixty exhibits featured at the aquarium. For more information or to purchase your tickets click here. See you there! Tell Me More!
Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: Gaming Guide Available Now

Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: Gaming Guide Available Now

Attention gamers! The Dragon Con 2013 Gaming Guide is available to download now in PDF form and on the mobile app. This year there's something for everyone, from card/board/digital/online games to LARPS (Live-Action Role-Playing Games) and Campaign (Role-Playing Games). But we're most excited for the return of MechCorps. Eight Virtual World Tesla II BattleTech: Firestorm Cockpit Simulator Pods will be on hand at the Galleria Level of the Atlanta Hilton throughout the weekend. And who doesn't Tell Me More!
Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Marathon

Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Marathon

Attention Whovians! Dragon Con will be hosting a special Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Marathon! The event will kick off on Thursday night with a Doctor Who Pot Luck, and continue throughout the weekend in the Techwood Room of the Hyatt. The marathon will feature dozens of episodes from all eleven Doctors, some of which haven't aired in the US in over 20 years! Check the Dragon Con App or Pocket Program for the episode schedule. Click here for more information about the event. Tell Me More!
Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: Dragon Con Night at Turner Field

Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: Dragon Con Night at Turner Field

The Atlanta Braves are hosting Dragon Con Night against the Cleveland Indians on Thursday, August 29th at 6pm. A portion of the ticket sales will go to the 2013 official Dragon Con charities: Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary, Georgia Conservancy, and Marcus Autism Center. Attendees are encouraged to show up in costume and participate in a special pregame parade around the field. The first pitch will be thrown by a special Dragon Con guest, and in-game entertainment will be "geeked up" all night. Tell Me More!
Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: New Parade Route

Countdown to DRAGON CON 2013: New Parade Route

Dragon Con is only 7 short days away, and we'll be bringing you updates about the convention daily until then. Kicking off our Countdown to Dragon Con coverage is the exciting news that the Annual Dragon Con Parade route has been expanded! If you've ever attended Dragon Con then you know that the parade is not to be missed. Take a look at a map of the new route: The parade route is highlighted in red and that is where you should go to find your viewing spot. The area and streets highlighted Tell Me More!
High Fashion Avengers Cosplay

High Fashion Avengers Cosplay

Remember those Avengers High Fashion Concept Design Dresses that we reviewed?  Well, at Dragon*Con this year, Fashionably Geek found a group of girls who turned Kelsey Michele's concepts into a reality through cosplaying.   We're still loving the Captain America and Iron Man dresses the most.  Which are your favorites? Tell Me More!
The Guild Season 6 Premiere Date Announced

The Guild Season 6 Premiere Date Announced

Felicia Day broke the news at Dragon*Con that season 6 of The Guild had just wrapped filming, and teased that its release would soon follow. Now, we have a date! *drumroll* The Guild will return on Wednesday, October 2nd! Season 6 of the comedy web series will be shown exclusively on Day's YouTube channel Geek & Sundry. Geek & Sundry will also feature behind-the-scenes videos, live Hangouts with the cast and crew, and more. Watch the cast announcement, and see some of Day's favorite Tell Me More!
My Favorite Moments of Dragon*Con 2012

My Favorite Moments of Dragon*Con 2012

I attend a lot of conventions each year, and Dragon*Con is always my favorite! This year was no exception. So, I thought I'd share my favorite moments with you. Friday Night at the Marriott Marquis Friday night is always the calm before the storm at Dragon*Con. The large crowds arrive promptly the next morning and stay until Monday. On Friday night, my hubby and I found ourselves sitting in a bar overlooking the floor of the Marriott Marquis, and the view was awesome! Everywhere I looked Tell Me More!
Dragon*Con 2012: An Hour With Gillian Anderson

Dragon*Con 2012: An Hour With Gillian Anderson

When OWWWP saw that The X-Files star Gillian Anderson would be doing a few panels at Dragon*Con we were so excited. Anderson's Special Agent Dana Scully is one of our favorite female TV characters, so we thought that spending an hour with the woman who played her would be an absolute treat...and it was! The panel began with Anderson taking questions from the moderator of the panel. Most of the conversation was focused on her current and upcoming projects. One of the projects that piqued our Tell Me More!
Dragon*Con 2012: The Walking Dead Panel

Dragon*Con 2012: The Walking Dead Panel

On Sunday afternoon, OWWWP attended The Walking Dead panel featuring series stars Steven Yeun (Glenn), Chandler Riggs (Carl), Madison Lintz (Sophia), Emily Kinney (Beth), and James Allen McCune (Jimmy). The cast is obviously under strict orders not to spoil any of season 3, so very little news came from the panel. But that didn't stop the actors from putting on the most entertaining one hour panel we've ever attended. Unfortunately, many of the videos I took were ruined by my sudden outbursts of Tell Me More!