Information on Dragon*Con 2012

Dragon*Con


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

August 31 - September 3, 2012
Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Hyatt Regency Atlanta, Atlanta Hilton, Sheraton Atlanta, Westin Peachtree Plaza
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:
52,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
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Overall Rating: 4.8 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$80 to Feb 15; $90 to May 15; $105 to Jul 13; $120 until Aug 17

At-Door Rates:
$120 weekend; $40 Fri; $50 Sat; $40 Sun; $30 Mon

Guests:
Tony Amendola (Actor)
Ay-leen the Peacemaker (Steampunk Costumer)
Mark Bagley (Comic Book Artist)
Adam Baldwin (Actor)
Jamie Bamber (Actor)
John Barrowman (Actor)
Veronica Belmont (Journalist / Host)
Bruce Boxleitner (Actor)
Jennie Breeden (Web Comic Author, The Devil's Panties)
Brian Brushwood (Bizarre Magician / Podcast Host)
LeVar Burton (Actor)
Dean Cain (Actor)
Marian Call (Singer / Songwriter)
J. Scott Campbell (Comic Book Artist)
Vincent Caso (Actor)
Garry Chalk (Voice Actor)
Peter David (Writer)
Felicia Day (Actress)
Michael Dorn (Actor)
Gigi Edgley (Actress)
Larry Elmore (Artist, Elmore Productions, Inc.)
Emerald Rose (Band)
Jane Espenson (Writer / Producer)
Bill Fawcett (Author / Publisher, Mayfair Games / Bill Fawcett & Associates)
Colin Ferguson (Actor)
Lou Ferrigno (Actor, The Incredible Hulk)
Joe Flanigan (Actor)
Jonathan Frakes (Actor)
Freezepop (Band)
Gil Gerard (Actor)
Erin Gray (Actress)
Anthony Michael Hall (Actor)
Yaya Han (Cosplayer)
Richard Hatch (Actor)
Virginia Hey (Actress)
Bill Holbrook (Artist / Author, Kevin and Kell)
Richard Horvitz (Voice Actor)
Grant Imahara (Host / Robot Expert)
Paul Jenkins (Comic Writer)
Dan Jolley (Author)
Stan Lee (Comic Legend, POW! Entertainment, Inc.)
Bruce Lewis (Comic Artist / Author / Voice Actor)
Jeff Lewis (Actor)
Madison Lintz (Actress)
Tembi Locke (Actress)
George Lowe (Voice Actor)
Sean Maher (Actor)
James Marsters (Actor)
Eddie McClintock (Actor)
Sylvester McCoy (Actor)
Rose McGowan (Actress)
Ellen McLain (Voice Actress)
Tom Merritt (Journalist / Podcast Host)
Jason Momoa (Actor)
Eve Myles (Actress) cancelled
Bobby Nash (Comic Writer / Novelist)
Nichelle Nichols (Actress)
Jody Lynn Nye (Author)
Jim O'Rear (Actor / Stuntman)
Amy Okuda (Actress)
Jana G. Oliver (Author)
Kai Owen (Actor)
Brina Palencia (Voice Actress / Singer, FUNimation Entertainment)
Sandeep Parikh (Actor)
George Perez (Comic Artist / Writer)
Robert Picardo (Actor)
Phil Plait (Astronomer)
David Prowse (Actor)
Humberto Ramos (Comic Artist)
Chandler Riggs (Actor)
Saul Rubinek (Actor)
Tim Russ (Actor)
Chris Sabat (Voice Actor)
Katee Sackhoff (Actress)
Tim Sale (Comic Artist) cancelled
R.A. Salvatore (Author)
Rikki Simons (Artist / Voice Actor, Studio Tavicat)
Jewel Staite (Actress)
Peter Steigerwald (Vice President, Aspen Comics)
Brian Stelfreeze (Artist, Studio Gaijin)
Patrick Stewart (Actor) cancelled
Tara Strong (Voice Actress)
Jonathan Tarbox (CEO, Arashi Productions)
Robin Thorsen (Actress)
Connor Trinneer (Actor)
Aurelio Voltaire (Artist / Actor / Musician)
Garrett Wang (Actor)
Burt Ward (Actor)
Adam West (Actor)
Billy West (Voice Actor)
Steven Yeun (Actor)
Justin Robert Young (Podcaster / Blogger)
Timothy Zahn (Author)
93 guests listed

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