Information on ConnectiCon 2008

ConnectiCon


Convention with Anime, Comic, Gaming, SciFi and Video Games

August 1-3, 2008
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT

Attendance:
5,850 paid attendees (6,684 warm bodies)

Attendees:
Attendees View 19 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 3.5 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$30 through Mar 15, 2008
$40 through Jul 5, 2008

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $50
Fri: $25
Sat: $35
Sun: $20

Guests:
Kent Archer (Web Comic Creator, The Adventures of Dr. McNinja) cancelled
Hutch Armstrong (Web Comic Creator, Lucid TV)
Blondie (Web Comic Artist, Caf-fiends)
Ryan Borella (Web Comic Artist, Ded End / Thick Pie)
Nick Borkowicz (Web Comic Artist, Dead of Summer)
Jennifer Brazas (Web Comic Creator, Mystic Revolution)
Jennie Breeden (Web Comic Author, The Devil's Panties)
Tim Buckley (Web Comic Artist, Ctrl+Alt+Del)
David Cheung (Web Comic Artist, Chugworth)
Brian Clevinger (Web Comic Artist, 8-Bit Theater)
Naomi Craig (Web Comic Creator, The Prime of Ambition)
Colin Cunningham (Actor)
Huw "Lem" Davies (Web Comic Artist, Bunny)
Marty Day (Web Comic Writer, Ghostfreehood Alliance)
Patrick Delahanty (Senior Editor / Founder, AnimeCons.com / Adequate.com)
Jeremie DeWitt (Web Comic Creator, Sterile Art)
Aaron Diaz (Web Comic Creator, Dresden Codak)
Mike Donohue (Web Comic Artist, Sock Puppet Asylum)
Christopher Fitch (Web Comic Creator, Ded End / Thick Pie)
Brion Foulke (Web Comic Creator, Flipside)
Christian Fundin (Creator/Artist, Little Gamers)
Darren J. Gendron (Web Comic Creator, Dernwerks Comics)
Karen Gosselin (Web Comic Artist, Chaos Express)
Thomas Gosselin (Web Comic Creator, Chaos Express)
Garth Graham (Web Comic Artist, Comedity)
Meredith Gran (Web Comic Creator, Octopus Pie)
Rusty Haller (Artist)
Shawn Handyside (Editor / Artist, HALOLZ / Staccato)
Mohammad "Hawk" Haque (Artist, Applegeeks)
Daniel Kevin Harrison (Voice Actor)
Jess Hartley (Novelist / Writer / Developer)
Chris Hastings (Web Comic Creator, The Adventures of Dr. McNinja)
Ikeda Katsu (Cover Band)
Jeph Jacques (Web Comic Artist)
Christi Johnson (Web Comic Creator, In the Puddle)
Jamal Joseph, Jr. (Web Comic Writer, Chugworth)
Ben Kahan (Web Comic Creator, Ansem Retort)
Sean Kelly (Web Comic Creator, Smoke Emitting Diodes)
John Keogth (Web Comic Creator, Lucid TV)
Michele Knotz (Voice Actress)
Konami Kode (Band)
Bettina M. Kurkoski (Artist / Author, Dreamworld Studio)
Larom Lancaster (Web Comic Creator, Comedity)
Dave Lister (Producer, Studio Nasu)
Sam Logan (Web Comic Creator, Sam and Fuzzy)
Pontus Madsen (Little Gamers)
Chris "Kilika" Malone (Web Comic Artist, Blue and Blond)
Kevin McKeever (Operations Coordinator, Harmony Gold)
r*k* Milholland (Web Comic Creator, Something Positive) cancelled
Haley Millman (Web Comic Creator, The Modern Edda)
Ellen Muth (Actress)
Matthew Myers (Musician, 2EastMusic)
Steve Napierski (Web Comic Creator, Dueling Analogs) cancelled
Novablade Studios (Illustrators)
Rosscott Nover (Web Comic Creator, The Rockets!)
Ananth Panagariya (Writer, Applegeeks)
Ethan Phillips (Actor)
Robert Picardo (Actor)
Scott Ramsoomair (Web Comic Artist, VG Cats)
David Rothlien (Web Comic Creator, Lucid TV)
Jeff Rowland (Web Comic Creator, WIGU / OverCompensating)
Kevin Roy (Web Comic Creator, Caf-fiends)
Ed Ryzowski (Web Comic Creator, Geek Tragedy)
Amira Sa'id (Bellydancer)
Stan (Web Comic Creator, Parasomniac)
Richard Stevens (Web Comic Artist)
Michael "Mookie" Terracciano (Web Comic Artist, Dominic Deegan)
Dirk Tiede (Web Comic Artist, Paradigm Shift)
Mark Voisine (Web Comic Artist, WolfBoy Comics)
Brian Wilson (Web Comic Creator, Geist Panik!)
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Previous/Future Events:
ConnectiCon 2003  July 18-20, 2003
ConnectiCon 2004  July 16-18, 2004
ConnectiCon 2005  July 15-17, 2005
ConnectiCon 2006  July 7-9, 2006
ConnectiCon 2007  July 13-15, 2007
ConnectiCon 2008  August 1-3, 2008
ConnectiCon 2009  Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2009
ConnectiCon 2010  July 9-11, 2010
ConnectiCon 2011  July 8-10, 2011
ConnectiCon 2012  July 13-15, 2012
ConnectiCon 2013  July 12-14, 2013
ConnectiCon 2014  July 10-13, 2014
ConnectiCon 2015  July 9-12, 2015
ConnectiCon 2016  July 7-10, 2016
ConnectiCon 2017  July 6-9, 2017

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Last updated: 2016-01-08