I'm gonna put this up here as the official CB! 2012 thread.
What is ConBravo! and why should I go?
ConBravo! is the annual festival of all things geek, located in Burlington, ON, and running on July 27-29th. This is our third year and we're coming back stronger than ever. Over 1200 of you fine fans showed up last year to meet our guests, participate in events, see panels, watch some fine fan productions, and be an awesome part of the convention.
We're dedicated to bringing the best in gaming, new media, comics and more to your front door. We've had some amazing times, and we plan to have many more.
Visit our website at http://conbravo.com
for details, or read on!
What guests are coming to ConBravo! 2012?
Our lineup includes:
- James Rolfe
, the Angry Video Game Nerd
- Doug Walker
, the Nostalgia Critic
- Lewis Lovhaug
, aka Linkara
- Noah Antwiler
, aka the Spoony One
- Lindsay Ellis
, aka the Nostalgia Chick
- Todd Nathanson
, aka Todd in the Shadows
from 16 Bit Gems
and The Way Games Work
- Michael Dodd
, aka the Birdman
- Conal MacBeth
, aka Doctor Holocaust
- Peter Chimaera
, of awful fanfiction fame
- Katie Shanahan
, aka KT Shy
, co-author of Silly Kingdom
, who will be performing at the Music Show
- Danimal Cannon
, who will also be performing at the Music Show
Our guest roster is still expanding, so expect this list to grow!
What is there to see and do at ConBravo! 2012?
We play host to a lot of different events, both indoors and out. Our attractions include:
- Celebrity Q&A Sessions
- Panels & Workshops
- Guest Autographs
- Vendor Market & Artist Alley
- The Costume Masquerade
- Celebrity Dungeons & Dragons
- Red Shirts vs. Klingons flag-tag
- Live Action Kung-Fu Fighting
- The Celebrity Puppet Show
- Video Game Tournaments (Super Street Fighter IV, Mortal Kombat, etc)
- Traditional Gaming Tournaments (Settlers of Catan, Magic, etc)
- Name That Tune (Anime, Gaming, and Cartoon editions)
- Geek Squares (Attendee and Celebrity editions)
- Live Action Mario Party
- The Ultimate Animanga Quiz
- The Arena (outdoor boffer fun!)
- Troll Bowl MMXII (more outdoor boffer fun!)
- Outdoor Quidditch
Note: Events may be subject to change, but we generally try to stick to a plan.
Where is it, and how much?
ConBravo! 2012 will be held at:
The Burlington Hotel and Conference Centre
3063 South Service Rd.
Burlington, ON, L7N3E9
Earlybird Pre-Registration: $20 (ended)
Regular Pre-Registration: $25 (Now Open!)
At-Door Registration: $30
We will also have a ticket for the Music Show:
With purchase of weekend pass: Free!
Without purchase of weekend pass: $5
For more information, including registration, go to http://conbravo.com
. We're also on Facebook (Group
) and Twitter
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Hope to see you all there. If you guys have questions about the show, please feel free to post them here or email email@example.com