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
Breaking into comics
Comics in film
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:
Become a Superhero
10am-1pm for All Ages:
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.