’17 Awards

2017 Star Wars Costume Contest Winners

2017 Star Wars Costume Contest Winners

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Youngling: Toby Raveuscraft, Ventor Modima Jedi & Sith: Destiny Thomson, Darth Zannah Jedi Master/Grand Champion: Andy Hilton, Obi-Wan Armored Costume: Diana Engelhardt, Ianew Sefet Infinities: Daniel Piotrowki, Darth Bender Judges Choice: Christine Cannon, La’Ru Face Characters: Vivian Hauck, Doctor Aphra Group: Hannah and Sarah Ashley, Fantasy Kylo Ren and Captain Phasma  

2017 Cosplay Contest Winners

2017 Cosplay Contest Winners

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Best Youth Trinity and Avery Mooney as Frisk and Chara from Undertale Ellie Hendrickson as Steampunk Alice from Alice in Wonderland Vaughn Miller as Junkrat from Overwatch Charles Park-Greene as Jon Snow from Game of Thrones Honorable Mentions Kelsi Dick as Bayonetta from Bayonetta 2 Melissa Bunch as Demon Hunter from Diablo 3 Michael Kolarik as Shin Godzilla from Godzilla Kevin Close as Tormund Giantsbane from Game of Thrones Clint House as Mr. Sinister from X-Men Joey Robertson as Anarchy
 
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2017 Hallway Costume Contest Winners

2017 Hallway Costume Contest Winners

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Best Hero: Luke Sumerlin Best Children’s Movie: Dimitry Ekzarkhov Best Child: Ellie Paige Best Villain: Travis Darsam Best Video Game: Vince Morrow Best Novel: Christine Quarte, Deanna Dixion Best Musical: Kayla Bunch, Celia Sigler Best Mash-Up: Shannon Swearingen, Will Luther Best Lord of the Rings: Rich Sabo Best Humor: Shannon Caudle, James Caudle Best Fantasy: Colin Cook Best Doctor Who: Roland Rose Best Disney Princess: Gabrielle Scandrett Best Disney: Piper Whaley Best Death: Hugh Fuller Best DC: David Collier, Kelsey
 
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Masquerade Highlights the Craft of Costume Design

Masquerade Highlights the Craft of Costume Design

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The annual Masquerade Costume Contest, held Sunday night in the Hyatt, drew its usual huge crowd to cheer on the contestants and their costumes and skits. Hosted by Tony Gowell (in costume as Etta, Lucy Davis’ character from Wonder Woman) and guest host Jason David Frank (the original Green Power Ranger and MMA fighter), this year’s Masquerade contestants delivered a dynamic range of the the familiar and beyond. Judges Chance Chancellor, Daisy Viktoria, and Lynette Edlund (Johnson), all costumers themselves,
 
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Winners of the 2017 ‘The Chosen’ Costume Contest Announced

Winners of the 2017 ‘The Chosen’ Costume Contest Announced

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Michael Rosenbaum and Clare Kramer emceed the 2017 “The Legend of the Chôsen” costume contest Saturday night during the Dragon Con Night at the Georgia Aquarium. First-place winner Elizabeth Dampf, as Princess Lolly (Candyland), received a three-night hotel stay for Dragon Con 208, two VIP admissions to the 2018 Dragon Con Night at the Georgia Aquarium, and a seat as judge for the 2018 Chôsen costume contest. Second place winner was Josh Agnew as Lady Tremaine (Cinderella), and third place
 
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2017 Dragon Award Winners Announced

2017 Dragon Award Winners Announced

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Best Science Fiction Novel: Babylon’s Ashes, James S.A. Corey Best Fantasy Novel (Including Paranormal): Monster Hunter Memoirs: Grunge, Larry Correia and John Ringo Best Young Adult /Middle Grade Novel: The Hammer of Thor, Rick Riordan Best Military Science Fiction or Fantasy Novel: Iron Dragoons, Richard Fox Best Alternate History Novel: Fallout: The Hot War, Harry Turtledove Best Apocalyptic Novel: Walkaway, Cory Doctorow Best Horror Novel: The Changeling, Victor LaValle Best Comic Book: The Dresden Files: Dog Men, Jim Butcher, Mark
 
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