This Week's Conventions

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CampiCon - Birmingham, AL
June 15 - 18

Fyrecon - Layton, UT
June 21 - 23

PortConMaine - South Portland, ME
June 21 - 24

Planet Funk Con - Moline, IL
June 22 - 23

Desucon - Lillestrøm, Norway
June 22 - 24

SoonerCon - Midwest City, OK
June 22 - 24

Supanova Pop Culture Expo - Perth - Perth, Australia
June 22 - 24

FanQuest - Winnipeg, MB
June 23 - 24

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Respect your competition or it could backfire
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