ITHACON +; Ithaca College, April 16-17, 2016

Free Parking/Free Admission


ITHACON 2016 (Ithaca College April 16-17) celebrates comics and more.  Attend the Classic Comic Book Convention on Saturday; peruse collectible comics by the tens of thousands and meet the guest Artists and Writers. Check out our brand new events from Saturday morning to Sunday evening: Cosplay Runway, Classic anime films and shorts, Quidditch Boot Camp, Gaming Tournaments, dynamite speakers, and a Charity Geek Trivia competition.  Admission is free and there are acres of free parking on the IC campus.

Saturday, April 16 10am-5pm: CELEBRATE!

ITHACON 41: Classic Comic Book Convention

Facepainting/Crafting/Coloring contest/Design a Button

Astroboy, One Thousand Nights & More: Animé Classics Continuously Screening

Gamespace courtesy of The Enchanted Badger

Virtual Reality Exhibit with 3D Game Market

Panels on:

Breaking into comics

Comics in film

Game Design

Publishing your scifi and fantasy

Special Effects make-up (lecture/demonstration)

Comics Scholarship and Research

2:30 pm Cosplay Red Carpet /2:30-5pm Cosplay Photoshoots


Sunday, April 17 10am-6pm: PLAY!

10am-1pm for Youngsters:

TriWizard Maze

 Become a Superhero

Zombie Ballroom,


10am-1pm for All Ages:

Quidditch Bootcamp

Magic: The Gathering tournament

League of Legends tournament

Super Smash Brothers tournament

World Debut: Robert Mayo’s RPG “Risen”

Classic Video Games

Virtual Reality & 3-D Games

1-2pm  Keynote: Sammus  Smart talk and nerdcore hip-hop.

2-3pm Iron Cosplay team competition

2-6pm Charity Geek Trivia Event: The Tori Cup Competition ($10/team)


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Ithacon, Ithaca's own comic book convention is being held in Emerson Suites on April 16 & 17, 2016. 





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