Go Back   Cosplay.com > US Convention Forums > Others

Reply
Thread Tools Rate Thread
Unread 09-16-2012, 09:16 PM   #1
Arceus2072
Amateur Voice Actor
 
Arceus2072's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 198
YuleCon

I don't see a thread for Yulecon, so here's one!

For those that don't know, Yulecon is a quite small Christmas themed anime/gaming convention held in Fort Worth, Texas first held in 2008.

Yulecon is a pretty awesome con, yet it's pretty small~ last year was my first, and it's pretty cool~ :3 but sadly this year's Yulecon is delayed till November 2013..(as heard from James, the founder of Yulecon, back at AnimeFest.) I also asked him when the site will be back up, he said around a few weeks to a month and a half, and it's already considered a month since there's no 31st in September(duh xD), we might get an update about Yulecon soon.

EDIT 1: Also, if you think about it, Yulecon is often held the first weekend before Thanksgiving. And in 2013, Thanksgiving is on November 28, minus a few days, and the weekend is November 22-24. So it's possible Yulecon will return next year on November 22-24, 2013(This is just a guess, it isn't official.)

If my statements become wrong, I'm sorry. I'm just guessing. xD

EDIT 2: For those that don't know, in the website Texas Metroplex Cosplay Coalition, there are somewhat backup plans since this year's Yulecon is cancelled. Here is the link: TMCC about Yulecon~
I don't know much about it but it should have more info soon.

EDIT 3: I should have looked at the website a few days ago since October 1st, the Yulecon website has updated with more information regarding for this year and next year. So what James at A-Fest told me was true, Yulecon will be back in 2013. Oh well.. :/

Anyone else a fan of Yulecon, have past Yulecon stories, plan to go next year, etc.? :3
__________________
Cosplay in Progress!:
Roy - Fire Emblem/Smash Bros
Brago - Zatch Bell
Axel - Kingdom Hearts
Yuya Sakaki - YGO! Arc V

2015 Con Schedule:
IKKICON IX - *next*
Dallas Fan Days 2015
Mini A-Kon VIII
All-Con XI
Anime Matsuri 2015
Dallas Comic Con 2015
A-Kon 26
AnimeFEST 2015
Retropalooza 2015
Anime North Texas 2015

Last edited by Arceus2072 : 10-05-2012 at 11:03 PM.
Arceus2072 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Unread 09-23-2012, 12:56 AM   #2
Darth Sunshine
Registered User
 
Darth Sunshine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 647
I plan on going when it starts back up. Yule Con has had a couple of rough years, but it was nice hang out con between AFest and All-Con.
__________________
2014 Cons: SciFi Expo - All-Con - A-Kon - AFest - D*Con - Fan Days - ANT
Working on: "Ishval" Riza
Planning: Visas Marr | Four Swords Zelda remake | Princess Hilda | TP Zelda | Jarael
Darth Sunshine is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-23-2012, 02:59 PM   #3
Arceus2072
Amateur Voice Actor
 
Arceus2072's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 198
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mystic~ View Post
I plan on going when it starts back up. Yule Con has had a couple of rough years, but it was nice hang out con between AFest and All-Con.
I can agree on that, from what my friends told me about Yulecon. xD

And yep, BTW how is All-Con? Is it good? Does it have alot of things anime?
__________________
Cosplay in Progress!:
Roy - Fire Emblem/Smash Bros
Brago - Zatch Bell
Axel - Kingdom Hearts
Yuya Sakaki - YGO! Arc V

2015 Con Schedule:
IKKICON IX - *next*
Dallas Fan Days 2015
Mini A-Kon VIII
All-Con XI
Anime Matsuri 2015
Dallas Comic Con 2015
A-Kon 26
AnimeFEST 2015
Retropalooza 2015
Anime North Texas 2015
Arceus2072 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-25-2012, 11:48 PM   #4
B.O.M.
Bank of Mom
 
B.O.M.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 238
All-Con is an everything con. Most people there are Star Wars, Star Trek, Doctor Who, other scifi/fantasy. Last year there was a good bit of steampunk too. There are anime cosplayers, but they're the minority. Lots of programming & parties.
__________________
Upcoming:IKKiCON VIII, All-Con 2014, A-Kon 25

Kayle (IntoxicatedPeng) - Drocell Keinz (Kuroshitsuji), Yuki Onna (Nurarihyon no Mago), 8th Doctor (Doctor Who), Soul Eater Evans (Soul Eater), Lucy (Fairy Tail) - Also attending Gallifrey One 25
Mara - Lulu (FFX), adult Nel (Bleach), Hagoromo Gitsune (Nurarihyon no Mago) WITH Baby Moogle, Trystan
Me - Mary Poppins, The Woman (Doctor Who, The End of Time), Sibylline Sisterhood (Doctor Who)

Photos
DA
Blog
B.O.M. is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-26-2012, 01:26 AM   #5
Darth Sunshine
Registered User
 
Darth Sunshine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 647
Quote:
Originally Posted by Arceus2072 View Post
And yep, BTW how is All-Con? Is it good? Does it have alot of things anime?
All-Con is personally my favorite convention. It's the best run con I've ever been to. It's a rarity for an event to be cancelled or run late, and I am never, ever bored. Like B.O.M. said it's an "everything" con, but it doesn't have a very heavy focus on anime. There is some content, like the yearly 24-hour anime song festival, the cosplay contest, tea party, etc; but it makes up a fairly small amount of the programming. There are a LOT of costuming panels, they're usually pretty unique and very helpful. Also, Nerf Wars.
__________________
2014 Cons: SciFi Expo - All-Con - A-Kon - AFest - D*Con - Fan Days - ANT
Working on: "Ishval" Riza
Planning: Visas Marr | Four Swords Zelda remake | Princess Hilda | TP Zelda | Jarael
Darth Sunshine is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-26-2012, 05:37 PM   #6
B.O.M.
Bank of Mom
 
B.O.M.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 238
There may be fewer costuming panels this next year. A lot of the costuming panels in the past were run by members of the DFW Costumers Guild. The guild now puts its own convention on (this past July was our first).
__________________
Upcoming:IKKiCON VIII, All-Con 2014, A-Kon 25

Kayle (IntoxicatedPeng) - Drocell Keinz (Kuroshitsuji), Yuki Onna (Nurarihyon no Mago), 8th Doctor (Doctor Who), Soul Eater Evans (Soul Eater), Lucy (Fairy Tail) - Also attending Gallifrey One 25
Mara - Lulu (FFX), adult Nel (Bleach), Hagoromo Gitsune (Nurarihyon no Mago) WITH Baby Moogle, Trystan
Me - Mary Poppins, The Woman (Doctor Who, The End of Time), Sibylline Sisterhood (Doctor Who)

Photos
DA
Blog
B.O.M. is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-26-2012, 09:00 PM   #7
Arceus2072
Amateur Voice Actor
 
Arceus2072's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 198
Oh okay, seems cool, but no wonder it's called "All"-con. lol
__________________
Cosplay in Progress!:
Roy - Fire Emblem/Smash Bros
Brago - Zatch Bell
Axel - Kingdom Hearts
Yuya Sakaki - YGO! Arc V

2015 Con Schedule:
IKKICON IX - *next*
Dallas Fan Days 2015
Mini A-Kon VIII
All-Con XI
Anime Matsuri 2015
Dallas Comic Con 2015
A-Kon 26
AnimeFEST 2015
Retropalooza 2015
Anime North Texas 2015
Arceus2072 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-04-2012, 08:08 PM   #8
Arceus2072
Amateur Voice Actor
 
Arceus2072's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 198
BUMP.

Some partial-useful info for Yulecon added~
__________________
Cosplay in Progress!:
Roy - Fire Emblem/Smash Bros
Brago - Zatch Bell
Axel - Kingdom Hearts
Yuya Sakaki - YGO! Arc V

2015 Con Schedule:
IKKICON IX - *next*
Dallas Fan Days 2015
Mini A-Kon VIII
All-Con XI
Anime Matsuri 2015
Dallas Comic Con 2015
A-Kon 26
AnimeFEST 2015
Retropalooza 2015
Anime North Texas 2015
Arceus2072 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-05-2012, 01:34 AM   #9
Darth Sunshine
Registered User
 
Darth Sunshine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 647
Quote:
Originally Posted by Arceus2072 View Post
EDIT 2: For those that don't know, in the website Texas Metroplex Cosplay Coalition, there are somewhat backup plans since this year's Yulecon is cancelled. Here is the link: TMCC about Yulecon~
I don't know much about it but it should have more info soon.
Our forums are actually private, so nonmembers will be unable to view that thread. In previous years our holiday party has been held in the private homes of members, and has been a members + personal guests only get-together. So far there have been no discussion of opening it to the public, though anyone who is interested may join our forums. It's a great way to meet local cosplayers!
__________________
2014 Cons: SciFi Expo - All-Con - A-Kon - AFest - D*Con - Fan Days - ANT
Working on: "Ishval" Riza
Planning: Visas Marr | Four Swords Zelda remake | Princess Hilda | TP Zelda | Jarael
Darth Sunshine is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-05-2012, 11:06 PM   #10
Arceus2072
Amateur Voice Actor
 
Arceus2072's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 198
BUMP.

News for the site has been added. For those that don't know, please check!

and @Mystic~ Heheh I should have figured it would be private. Also the meeting is in Plano and on the 2nd Saturday of October right?
__________________
Cosplay in Progress!:
Roy - Fire Emblem/Smash Bros
Brago - Zatch Bell
Axel - Kingdom Hearts
Yuya Sakaki - YGO! Arc V

2015 Con Schedule:
IKKICON IX - *next*
Dallas Fan Days 2015
Mini A-Kon VIII
All-Con XI
Anime Matsuri 2015
Dallas Comic Con 2015
A-Kon 26
AnimeFEST 2015
Retropalooza 2015
Anime North Texas 2015
Arceus2072 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:06 AM.


Copyright 2002-2013 Cosplay.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.