’20 News/Info

The Wonders of Witches

On Saturday at 3PM, the Urban Fantasy Track hosted a panel on Facebook and YouTube called “Good Witch or Bad Witch? The Varieties of Approaches in Urban Fantasy.” Panelists included Jeanne Adams, Jennifer Blackstream, David B. Coe, Rachel Graves, Corinne O’Flynn, and moderator Carol Malcolm. Malcolm opened the discussion by asking the panelists why they found witches appealing enough to… Read more →

I Need a Villain

But how do you make him or her (wouldn’t dream of leaving you out, Maleficent, Delores, Cersei) more than a cardboard, mustache-twirling stereotype? Eric R. Asher, Jim Butcher, Faith Hunter, Jeanne C. Stein, and R.R. Virdi discussed the traits of great villains on “Necessary Evil: Villains in Urban Fantasy,” Friday at 2PM on the Fan Tracks channel, moderated by Carol… Read more →

Getting Personal: Virtual Autographs and Meet-and-Greets

Missing the Walk of Fame this year? Epic Photo Ops has you covered. Epic has a lineup of Dragon Con guests offering mailed autographs (personalization available), including Anthony Rapp (Star Trek: Discovery), Danay García (Fear the Walking Dead), and Khary Payton (Teen Titans, The Walking Dead). Some guests are also offering virtual meet-and-greet sessions, including Gigi Edgeley (Farscape), Tim Russ… Read more →

The 2020 Virtual Blood Drive

The 2020 Virtual Blood Drive

Blood drive participants, rejoice: yes, you can still donate in 2020, and yes, you can still get a t-shirt! LifeSouth, Dragon Con’s blood drive partner, will be taking donations for Dragon Con at its locations in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama during the convention. Just look for the location closest to you and make an appointment. You’ll be able to pick… Read more →

Get Connected Virtually with Discord

Get Connected Virtually with Discord

Although our beloved Dragon Con couldn’t avoid the curveballs that 2020 has thrown at all of us, the powers that be have done everything they can to give Dragon Con Goes Virtual as much of that in-person feel as they can. One of the many ways fans who are used to seeing each other face-to-face can connect is with the… Read more →

Dragon Con Goes Virtual logo

Navigating the Great Unknown: Finding Your Way through Dragon Con Goes Virtual

So how does all this virtual stuff work? Well, we’ll tell you! First up, start with our Quick Start Guide. Just like every year, it has all the programming and other information you’ll need. But here’s an overview to get you started. Dragon Con Goes Virtual is based around three primary programming channels: Main Events, Fan Tracks, and DCTV Land:… Read more →

Get Your Shop On: The Virtual Marketplace

Geeky shoppers, rejoice! Dragon Con Goes Virtual is bringing you six full days with our vendors and artists—24 hours a day. No waiting in line or packing into the AmericasMart with 80,000 of your closest con-going friends. You can shop ’til your credit card drops, right from the comfort of your own computer. Thanks to a partnership with Eventeny, our… Read more →