Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
Yaoi-con 2009!

Welcome to another edition of Linus Lam Network News for 2009!  This news report covers our trip to Yaoi-con 2009 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and a whole lot more!  Held at the Marriott Hotel in San Mateo, California over the weekend of October 30 to November 1st, Yaoi-con 2009 saw lots of attendees ready to party on with a bunch of dedicated artists, live performances, gaming events, cosplay fun, and plenty of opportunities to hang out with fellow anime and manga fans. Our exciting trip to Yaoi-con 2009 starts here!  Coverage you can count on, here at Linus Lam Network News!

Highlights: Various live programming events kept the attendees well-covered throughout the weekend. Big events included the Cosplay Contest, Anime Music Videos, Trivia Contests, Cafe V, Swap Meet, Charity Auction, Bishounen Auction, Bisnhounen Bingo, Iron Yaoi, and more. Panels and workshops included functions like Comiket 101, Slashy Pop Culture, FanFiction Writing, Foods Corrupted by Yaoi, Gundam: Gay Since 1979, How Not to Write a Yaoi Lemon, Art of Kimono Dressing, Proper Care and Feeding of Bishies, Styling Wigs for Cosplay, What's Your Kink?, Yaoi Fans Over 30, Yaoi in Comics, Yaoi in Tokusatsu, Yaoi Jeopardy, Yaoi Pictionary, Yaoi Positions, and lots more.
Cosplay: This year's trip to Yaoi-con saw lots of inspired costumes from numerous anime and manga characters and more! Chart-topping displays for this year included characters from Hetalia, Black Butler, RustBlaster, Tales of Symphonia, Naruto, Bleach, Loveless, and much more! 
Please check out more cosplay photo coverage from our Yaoi-con stock convention archives!
Miscellaneous: From Artists Alleys to Art Shows, Interactive Gaming events to Video Screening rooms, Anime Music Videos to casual conversations with esteemed Guests of Honor, shopping inside the Dealers Hall to Charity events, you can always find something to do at Yaoi-con.  

Come check out more cosplay and events photo coverage from our Yaoi-con stock convention archives!

Be sure to visit the next Yaoi-con!

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