Information on Dragon*Con 2009

Dragon*Con


Science Fiction Convention with Anime, Comic, Costume, Fantasy, Steampunk and TV

September 4-7, 2009
Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta Hilton
Atlanta, GA

Information:
Dragon*Con is the largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film in the US.

Attendance:
35,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
Attendees View 24 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 4.7 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$60 until Nov 14; $70 until Feb 13; $80 until ?; $90 until ?; $95 until ?

At-Door Rates:
$100 four days; $35 Fri; $50 Sat; $35 Sun; $25 Mon

Guests:
Peter Abrams (Webcomic Artist, Sluggy Freelance)
Brent Allison (Associate Professor, University of North Georgia)
Peter S. Beagle (Author / Screenwriter)
Trace Beaulieu (Actor / Comedian)
Veronica Belmont (Journalist / Host)
Bob Bergen (Voice Actor)
Pierre Bernard Jr. (Graphic Artist / Actor, Conan)
Gina Biggs (Artist, Red String)
John Billingsley (Actor)
Jennie Breeden (Web Comic Author, The Devil's Panties)
Matt Busch (Professor of Media and Communication Arts, Macomb Community College)
Bill Corbett (Actor / Comedian)
Anthony Daniels (Actor)
Peter David (Writer)
Felicia Day (Actress)
Richard Epcar (Voice Actor)
Lou Ferrigno (Actor, The Incredible Hulk)
Erin Gray (Actress)
Virginia Hey (Actress)
Bill Holbrook (Artist / Author, Kevin and Kell)
Scott Houle (Recording Engineer, Coastal Carolina Studios, Inc.)
Doug Jones (Actor)
Neil Kaplan (Voice Actor)
George Lowe (Voice Actor)
James Marsters (Actor)
Peter Mayhew (Actor)
Tom Merritt (Journalist / Podcast Host)
Vic Mignogna (Voice Actor)
Leonard Nimoy (Actor)
George Perez (Comic Artist / Writer)
Meredith Placko (Costume Designer / Actress / Reporter)
Eric Powell (Comic Artist)
David Prowse (Actor) cancelled
Adam Savage (TV Host, Mythbusters)
William Shatner (Actor)
Dana Snyder (Voice Actor)
Aimee Major Steinberger (Animator / Layout Artist)
Rick Sternbach (Sr. Illustrator / Tech. Consultant, Paramount Pictures)
Patrick Stewart (Actor)
Jonathan Tarbox (CEO, Arashi Productions)
Aurelio Voltaire (Artist / Actor / Musician)
41 guests listed

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