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AMA-Con 2013 Schedule of Events

10 PM             Wristband Sales Open

Pokémon Registration Begins in the Regency Room

 

10:50               Book Cart Drill Team Opening Performance

 

11 AM             Doors Open!                                                                                                                                       Anime Viewing Room Opens with Kimba the White Lion

                       Tournament Registrations Begin in the Regency Room

 

11:15               Making a Comic with Will Terrell

  • Do you like to draw? Are you interested in making your own comic?  Join Lubbock artist Will Terrell as he shows you how to make it happen!

12 PM             Steampunk Poetry – Stephen Sanders

  • Join Steampunk poet Stephen Sanders of BlackBead Books as he shares his work, inspired by the world of  Steampunk.

Wonder Women! Film Screening

  • The untold story of American Superheroines!  Sponsored by KACV.

Magic: the Gathering Tournament Begins

12:30               Q&A for Aspiring Artists w/ Jon Hughes

  • Join Jon Hughes, founder and CEO of Overground Comics, in a Q&A session discussing his work in comics and how you, too, can get started!

1  PM              Warmachine Hordes Tournament Begins

Astro Boy in the Anime Room

2 PM               A Twist on the Classics Panel

  • Join author Anita G. Howard (Splintered), artists David Wenzel (The Hobbit graphic novel) and Orpheus Collar (The Red Pyramid graphic novel), and moderator Monica Smith Hart as they discuss how classic/traditional literature is adapted for today’s readers and have your questions answered during the Q&A session.

                       Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament Begins

                        Speed Racer in the Anime Room

2:30                 Vanguard Tournament Begins

3 PM               Wonder Women! Film Screening in the Anime Room

  • The untold story of American Superheroines!  Sponsored by KACV.

                       Victorian Agents: Owls of the Ironwork Isle Discussion

  • Join author Stephen Phillips and artist Will Terrell as they discusstheir new Steampunk detective adventure comic, set in Victorian England, and have your questions answered during the Q&A session.

3:30 PM          Steampunk Poetry – Stephen Sanders

  • Join Steampunk poet Stephen Sanders of BlackBead Books as he shares his work, inspired by the world of  Steampunk.

4 PM               Origin in the Anime Room

Amtgard LARP Combat Demonstration

  • Have you ever wanted to fight like a ninja or a medieval knight?  Come join members of Amtgard, Inc. and the Barony of Evermore Hollow of Canyon, Texas as they tell you all about Amtgard’s Live Action Role Playing and watch as they demonstrate their fighting prowess!

4:30                 The Dark Side of Steampunk with Airship Horizons

  • Presented by the crew of Airship Horizons, this panel covers a more gothic style of Steampunk, inspired by works of HP Lovecraft, Mary Shelley, and Bram Stoker.  Panel discussions will also include building a “Bad Guy” Steampunk persona and Dark Steampunk characters The Dark Cardinal Asthea and Ren Asthea of the Dark Ministries.

5 PM               Slayers: Book of Spells in the Anime Room

5:30                 Youth Cosplay Contest

5:45                 Youth Cosplay Winners Announced

6 PM               Adult Cosplay Contest

Rose of Versailles in the Anime Room           

6:45                 Music of Sci-Fi Concert with the Partycles

  • The Partycles present a show created especially for AMA-CON!  From Sci-Fi theme songs to popular music used in Sci-Fi movies and television, this concert will rock!

7 PM               Summer Wars in the Anime Room

7:45                 Post Apocalypse Report Live Podcast

  • Come and listen as Chris Anderson, Bryan Oliver, and Tanner Willis record their podcast the Post Apocalypse Report live from AMA-Con 2013!  Filled with interviews with various artists and vendors, a discussion of the event, and much more, this podcast is sure to have something fun for everyone.

8:30                 Geek Prom with DJ Sea-Tron

  • Get your geek on and dance the night away at AMA-Con 2013’s “Geek Prom” with DJ Sea-Tron!  In true prom fashion, we will announce our “court” of Adult Cosplay Contest winners!

                        Adult Cosplay Winner Announcements

10PM              AMA-CON Closes

AMA-Con 2013 Schedule of Events