Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
Welcome to another edition
of Linus Lam Network News for 2006! This news report covers our trip
to Dragon-con 2006 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and
a whole lot more for 2006! Held at the Atlanta Hyatt Regency, Marriott Marquis, and Hilton Towers
over the weekend of September 1-4, 2006, Dragon-con 2006 saw lots of attendees ready to party on with a bunch of
dedicated artists, live performances, and plenty of opportunities to hang
out with fellow sci-fi, fantasy, and pop culture fans. Our exciting trip to
Dragon-con 2006 starts here! Coverage you can count on, here at Linus Lam
|Highlights: Featured Guests included such recognized big-screen celebrities such as Adam Baldwin, Erick Avari, Nicholas Brendon, James Callis, Yvonne Craig, Anthony Daniels, Mira Furlan, Summer Glau, Erin Gray, Dean Haglund, Virginia Hey, Grant Imahara, Gary Jones, Christopher Judge, Brandy Lunford, Rachel Luttrell, Lee Meriwether, Ray Park, George A. Romero, Kiran Shah, Kevin Sorbo, Alan Tudyk, Anson Williams, Marv Wolfman, and lots more! Inside the big ballrooms and hosted outside of the hotels, attendees can watch the annual Dragon-con Costume Parade, Lips Down on Dixie and Great Luke Ski live performances, and see some really amazing costumes at the Dragon-con Costume Contest and Dawn Look-Alike Contest. Catching up on the Programming Schedule, numerous panels included American Sci-Fi Media, Anime and Animation, Art Workshops, Autograph Sessions, British Sci-fi Media, Buffly: The Vampire Slayer, Comics, Costuming, Electronic Frontiers, Filking, Gothic Shadows, Independent Films, Podcasting, Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time, Robotics, Science Fiction Classics, Sci-fi Fantasy and Literature, Asian Cinema, Space and Science, Stargate: Offworld Fandom, Star Trek, Star Wars: Matters of the Force, Tolkien's Middle Earth, Forth North American Tribal Gathering, Weyrfest, Writer's Track, X Track, Young Adult Literature, and lots more.|
This year's trip to Dragon-con saw lots of inspired costumes from numerous sci-fi, horror, and fantasy characters and more! Chart-topping displays for this year included characters from Star Wars, Chronicles of Riddick, Dawn, Marvel/DC Super Heroes, and much more!
Please check out more cosplay photo coverage from our Dragon-con stock convention archives!
|Miscellaneous: From Artists Alleys to Art Shows, Anime Music Videos to casual conversations with esteemed Guests of Honor, shopping inside the Dealers Hall to participating numerous panels, you can always find something to do at Dragon-con. Additional sights to explore were the Miss Klingon Empire Beauty Pageant, Robot Battles, Charity Auction, Comic Artists Reception, 20th Annual Dragon-con Independent Short Film Festival, Guest of Honor Banquet, Wrestling, RPG and tons of Tabletop Gaming, and lots more.|
Be sure to visit the next Dragon-con!
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