Awards

2014 Comic Book Quick Sketch

2014 Comic Book Quick Sketch

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Monday at 11:30AM in the Learning Center (Hyatt), 32 artists competed in the Comic Book Quick Sketch, America’s largest quick sketch competition for the discovery of new talent, with prizes for individual character and best comic page–judged by Georges Jeanty. The winners are: Best Character – Adult Division: Miranda Harrell, “Rogue” Best Comic Book Page – Adult Division: Alveric Yates, “Rabbits and Rocket” Best Character – Young Adult Division: Caitlin Baird (age 17), “Batwoman” Best Comic Book Page – Young
 
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2014 Film Festival Winners

2014 Film Festival Winners

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And the winners of this year’s 2014 Dragon Con Independent Short Film Festival are: Animated Comedy “Monkey Rag” Animated Fantasy “Lessons Learned” Animated Sci-FI “The Looking Planet” Animated Surrealism “Leviathan Ages” Action “Curio Shop: A Post Apocalyptic Acid Western” Comedy “Logan Must Make Star Wars” Dark Comedy “The Lord of Catan” Fan Film “Grayson: Earth One” Fantasy “Portal” Documentary “Rise of the eSports Hero” Horror “Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse” Horror Comedy “Clean Break” Science Fiction “The Developer” Thriller “Dog”  Honorable Mention
 
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2014 Masquerade Winners

2014 Masquerade Winners

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Sunday night at 8:30PM, the Masquerade costume contest took over Centennial II–III in the Hyatt. Grant Imahara hosted as a parade of contestants in intricate and entertaining costumes from all kinds of different source materials crossed the stage for their chance at Dragon Con fame and fortune. Children’s Winners Best Toddler: Nicola and Tesla Deslites as Aang and Appa Third place: Eleanor Heath as Tiny Tina Second place: Mary Plott as Katniss Everdeen First place: Keelia Gaffey as Merida Adult
 
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2014 Ms. Star Trek Universe Pageant

2014 Ms. Star Trek Universe Pageant

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Announcing the winners of the 2014 Ms. Star Trek Universe Pageant, held at 4PM on Sunday in the Grand Ballroom A-F of the Sheraton: Winner: Jamie Higgins Character name: Mother Horta Costume: Horta 1st Runner Up: Crystal Chau Character name: 6 of 80 Costume: Borg 2nd Runner Up: Robyn Orfitelli Character name: J’naii Costume: Pren

2014 Parsec Awards Winners

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The Parsec Awards ceremony was held at 6:00PM Sunday in Regency V in the Hyatt. The awards honor the best in speculative fiction podcasting, with nominations by fans and winners selected by an independent panel of judges from outside of podcasting. Hosts were Tom Merritt and Justin Robert Young, and the musical guest was singer/songwriter Sarah Donner. Best Speculative Fiction Story: Small Cast (Short Form): Growth Spurt by Paul Lorello (from Pseudopod) Best Speculative Fiction Story: Small Cast (Novella Form):
 
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From Page to Stage Comic Book Pageant Winners

From Page to Stage Comic Book Pageant Winners

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The “From Page to Stage Comic Book Pageant” announced its winners Saturday. The contest was presented by comic book writers Peter David and George Perez. The judges were Georges Jeanty, Comfort Love, and Adam Withers. Yes, We do Want to Kill Batman Award: Kelsey McCarter as Harley Quinn Biggest Little Award: Keelia Gaffey as Supergirl Prettiest Rodent Award: Lauren Napoli and Annie Eason as Betty and Dee from Rat Queens Judge’s Choice Award: Michael Wuttke and Hannah Wuttke as Magneto
 
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