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PostPosted: Tue Sep 18, 2012 2:27 pm Reply with quote
MomoCon: Anime/Gaming/Comics/Costuming Convention
Dates: March 8-10, 2013
Location: Hilton Atlanta (Atlanta, GA)
www.momocon.com

Hotel & Free Room Nights Contest: Details Here

Membership Details:
* Pre-Reg 3-Day Pass: $30 (thru Feb 24th)
* At the door 3-Day Pass: $40

MomoCon returns for its ninth year of fun and fandom. We are proud to call the Hilton Atlanta home in 2013. Literally across the street from last year's location, we have added more than 30-thousand square feet of event space. That means bigger panel rooms, less crowding, and more places to get great photos for all 900+ hours of programming.

A mix of old favorites and brand new surprises are in-store for 2013 from concerts, to panels, to guests, to our rave, to our gaming room and beyond! Stay tuned as we will be posting the latest developments as soon as they are confirmed.

Open Call for Art: Badge, Program Book, T-shirt, promo materials. Artists whose works we use will get a free 3-day badge plus a special prize package. See our livejournal for submission guidelines and technical specs.


Featured Guests

  • Steve Blum (voice actor)
  • LittleKuriboh AKA Martin Billany (YuGiOh-Abridged)
  • Marianne Miller (voice actor)
  • Mark Meer (voice actor)
  • Sifu Kisu (martial arts consultant / creator of bending, Avatar & Legend of Korra)
  • Jennifer Hale (voice Actor)
  • Brina Palencia (voice Actor)
  • Amber Nash (voice actor)
  • Lucky Yates (voice actor)
  • Mike Reiss (Hollywood writer, producer, script writer)


Costume Contests

  • Friday Closet Cosplay Contest (Awards based upon presentation and poise)
  • Saturday Costume Contest (Costume Cat-Walk for both competing and non-competing costumes, awards based upon Craftsmanship)


Fan Organized Photoshoots

  • Friday
    -Square Enix, 4pm, Hilton lobby
  • Saturday
    -Rurouni Kenshin, 3pm, Hilton lobby
  • Sunday


Have a question, concern, or looking for more info? Then you can check us at at:


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 03, 2012 12:20 am Reply with quote
Updated for Guest Info and our Open Call For Art Contest
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 06, 2012 12:46 pm Reply with quote
Passing the word from the Director of Artist's Alley:

Artists Alley registration for MomoCon 2013 will be available on oct. 17th, 9pm EST via http://www.momocon.com/​artists/​ through a form. Reservations will be handled on a first-come, first-served basis in 2013.

Available space for artists in 2013 is significantly increased due to excess demand. We will be auditing our application process in 2013 for improvements in 2014.

Artists who are accepted will be able to purchase a 6 foot table with 4 feet behind clearance with two chairs for $100 (this includes 2 weekend memberships).

The Artists Alley will be located in the same location as the Dealers Room, the bottom floor of the Hilton Atlanta. Due to its location, the AA will keep the same hours as the Dealers Room.

Friday - 1pm-7pm
Saturday - 10am-7pm
Sunday - 10am-5pm

The room will be secured overnight. If you have questions, please feel free to email [email protected] at any time.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 17, 2012 3:44 pm Reply with quote
New guests have been added to the 1st post, and we are now posting Fan Organized photoshoots. Have one? Then just email MomoCon DOT Costumes AT gmail DOT com with the details, and we will add it to the list. Also we will be hosting a free photoshoot Saturday 10/20. Details below!


MomoCon On Tour: Tybee Island Photoshoot
Saturday October 20th
Cost: FREE!
Location (approximate) 301 1st Street, Tybee Island, GA
[URL="https://www.facebook.com/events/129691547178224/"]Facebook Event Link[/URL]
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Bring your best costumes for a free photoshoot on the beach at Tybee Island near Savannah, GA! All ages are welcome to this shoot, held on the north end of the beach (near the Sugar Shack). Looking to show off that Halloween costume early and get some great beach photos? Our MomoCon photographers will be on-hand to capture some great shots!

Coming from Savannah? Take highway 80 to Tybee Island and turn left at 2nd avenue (at the Sugar Shack). We will be right on the beach at this beach entrance. Meter parking is available, bring a few quarters. The address of the event is the Sugar Shack, turn left when you get to it.

Our photographers will capture your best pose and all photos will be available online after the shoot. People not in costume who'd just like to hang out are also welcome!
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 04, 2013 10:52 pm Reply with quote
In addition to the great Featured Guests (see 1st post for an updated list), we have a fantastic line-up of Cosplay Guests:

* Ana Aesthetic

* Katie George / Katie's Cosplay

* Yaya Han

* Catherine Jones / God Save The Queen Fashions

* Monika Lee

* Lindze à la mode

* Manda Bear

* Razorfly Studios & Polymer Armory

* Riddle / Riddle's Messy Wardrobe
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