Here’s a Tentative Agenda for MegaCon

Posted: March 1, 2008 in Scifi
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Having waited till the last second to book my hotel, I decided to buy my tickets to MegaCon as well. I was just planning for just the 1 full day on Saturday but it appears that after re-consideration of the panels, I’ve decided to stay for Sunday as well. Below is a listing of the panels that I am interested in attending. This will also increase your chances of finding and winning a cash prize. Refer to this link for more details. 

Saturday March 8th

 

Independent Filmmakers Panel
This is a unique opportunity to meet and discuss independent filmmaking with the filmmakers themselves. Panel hosted by Terry Cronin of 3 Boys Productions/Students of the Unusual.
Room S230 A 10:30am – 11:20am

DCU: Countdown to Crisis
Join Ian Sattler, Senior Story Editor- DCU, as he confesses all kind of secrets for a panel that’s not to be missed. The Sinestro War has passed, the Countdown is nearly over, and a Final Crisis looms! What lies ahead for our favorite heroes? Find out here!
Room S230 B 11:50pm – 12:40pm

FUNimation Industry Panel
View the latest releases during the Q&A panel.
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Anime Voice Actor Panels
Featuring Neil Kaplan, Caitlin Glass, Cynthia Martinez and Vic Mignogna
Rooms S330 E, G, G- 12:30pm – 2:30pm

Adrian Pasdar
Join us for a Q & A with Nathan Petrelli of the hit series Heroes
Room S230 A&B 12:50pm- 1:40pm

Cup of Joe
Joe Quesada’s opinion panel goes live. Join Marvel’s main man for a cuppa personality with a stir of controversy.
Room S230 B – 1:50pm – 2:40pm

Arne Starr Movie Trailers
Come see all the latest trailers and more in Arne’s annual Trailer show with all the latest gossip and more. Should be an interesting year with The Dark Knight, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, John Hancock, Star Trek and more from beinhind the scenes in Hollywood…..
Room S230 A – 1:50pm – 3:50pm

Thriving Artist
Mark Simon introduces artists to the multitude of ways to make a good living as artists in thousands of different careers. Mark uses his background as a successful artist for over 25 years in numerous fields to excite artists to all the wonderful possibilities that await them. Room S329 2:30pm – 3:20pm

Marvelous Men
Panel time with Marvel’s artists and writers.
Room S230B – 2:50pm – 3:40pm

Lois Lane, Lois Lane
Superman’s girlfriend, past and present. Join Smallville’s Erica Durance and Adventures of Superman’s Noel Neill.
Room S230 B – 3:50pm – 4:40pm

All Things Blood Ties
Enjoy this Q & A with the stras of Blood Ties Kyle Schmid and Dylan Neal.
Room S230 B – 4:50pm – 5:40pm
 

Sunday March 9th

 

Sci-Fi & Anime Modeling Contest
Enter your best hand painted/crafted figures, mecha & Sci-Fi vehicles. All are welcome to view these beautiful works of art. Awards presented at 3:30pm.
Room S330 C 10:00am – 4:00pm

“DC Guardian” Superhero Fan/Fiction Fan/Art
Room S329 11:00am – 12:00pm

Gundamn!
The Unofficial Podcast of All Things Gundam and Mecha comes to Megacon and records their show live in front of a studio audience.
Room S330 B 11:00am – 12:00pm

Cover Men
Greg Horn, Darwyn Cooke, Arthur Suydam, Phil Noto and the Reverend Dave Johnson on what goes into creating a killer cover.
Room S230 A 11:00am – 11:50am

Independent Comics Panel
Do you want to make comic books? Learn about the world of independent comic publication by some of the most famous (and possibly infamous) publishers and promoters in the business.
Room S230 B – 11:40 -12:30

The Buck Stops Here
Gil Gerard and Erin Gray of TV’s Buck Rogers talk about their lives as space travelers.
Room S230 B 12:40pm – 1:30pm

Arne Starr- Previews
Room S230 A – 1:00pm – 1:50pm

Scriptwriting and Character Development
Barbara Kesel leads a discussion on the structure and style of writing scripts for comic books.
Room S329– 1:00pm – 2:00pm

How to Make a Comic Book
Mark Stancil of Terminus Media, publishers of Evolution Special #1, leads a discussion of the process of making a comic happen.
Room S230 A– 3:00pm – 3:50pm

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Comments
  1. Oh, the jealousy that courses through my veins….
    I will not be there to win the $50.
    It’s been so very long since I have gone to a convention.
    One day I will be visiting MegaCon and on that day I will be getting something signed by a shaven bald guy with a goatee wearing silver rimmed glasses and a Xena T-shirt. He will think I am Tank Girl (by then I will have my old hair cut back) and make me smile. Have fun while you are still on the other side of the tables…. – Tigger

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  2. Oh, the jealousy that courses through my veins….
    It’s been so very long since I have gone to a convention.
    One day I will be visiting MegaCon and on that day I will be getting something signed by a shaven bald guy with a goatee wearing silver rimmed glasses and a Xena T-shirt. He will think I am Tank Girl (by then I will have my old hair cut back) and make me smile. Have fun while you are still on the other side of the tables…. – Tigger

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