Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
Welcome to another edition
of Linus Lam Network News for 2010! This news report covers our trip
to Yaoi-con 2010 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and
a whole lot more! Held at the Hyatt Regency Airport hotel in
Burlingame, California over the weekend of October 29th-31st, Yaoi-con 2010 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 2010 starts here! Coverage you can count on, here at Linus Lam
|Highlights: Various live programming events kept the attendees well-covered throughout the weekend.
Guests of Honor included Ayano Yamane, Ryoutarou Okiayu, and Hidenobu Kiuchi. Big events included Swap Meet, Bishounen Bingo, Rocky Horror Picture Show, AMV Contest, Cosplay Contest, Bishounen Auction, Art Auction, Bishie Sunday Brunch, and more. Panels and workshops included Moe Histories, Crafting in Fandom, Saiyuki/Minekura, No Crying in Gaysball, Yaoi-Mad Libs and Iron Writah, How to Deal with Small Fandoms, Flogging 201, Yaoi Positions, Yaoi in the USA, Japanese Drama Slash, Limits of Online Fandom, Male Anatomy 101, Foods Corrupted by Yaoi, Yaoi in Comics, Going Pro and Getting Published, Yaoi Blizzard, Yaoi Pictionary, Yaoi Fans Over 30, Internalized Misogyny and Yaoi, Japanese High School 101, Yaoi in Canon and Fanon,
Tokyo Maid and Butler Cafe, Yaoi Fantasy to Published Novel, Yaoi Jeopardy, and much more.
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
Vocaloid, Zone 00, Pandora Hearts, Hetalia, Starry Sky, Weib Krues, 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.|
Be sure to visit the next Yaoi-con!
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