September 2019 archive

J1-Con 2019 Guest: Nikki Loba

Her name is Nikki Loba! She is a strong activist in mental health care and cosplay is her passion for about 12 years. Nikki loves all things original, creative and stand for humanity. In her words, “Cosplay is the love of character portrayal. It is an art, attention to detail and form of acting.” From …

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J1-Con 2019 Guests: Fandom Spotlite

For more than four years, Fandom Spotlite has been bringing news and entertainment to the world of fandom. With videos, articles and photo galleries that… spotlight… the convention scene, celebrities, cosplay and collectibles, the team at Fandom Spotlite focuses on entertaining and educating its viewers while promoting the community aspects of nerd culture. We are …

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SaberVR will be providing VR, & hosting a Beat Saber Tournament!

SaberVR is unplugging from reality and directly into J1Con! Experience Virtual Reality like never before with over 2,000 games. SaberVR is an LBVR arcade located in Freehold, New Jersey and is making our way to Atlantic City for the third time to bring state-of-the-art tech to YOU. Throughout the event we will be hosting a Beat …

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J1-Con 2019 Musical Guest: Kenzie Black

Happy to announce that Kenzie Black will be spinning for J1-Con to raise money for PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society)! If you aren’t already in the know, she’s a multi-genre music producer, international open-format DJ, and  Yami Kawaii fashion enthusiast. Kenzie mixes dark & cute bass music beats with video game & anime remixes, so …

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J1-Con 2019 Guest: Eric Cooper

Eric is a Sci-Fi/Superhero author from New Jersey with a series of published books called Knight Seeker that take place in the modern Tri-State metropolitan area. Knight Seeker is an up to date cutting edge superhero character that takes the readers and fans on a heart pumping adrenaline rush of excitement and adventure. The comics …

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J1-Con 2019 Musical Guests: Stereotytans

Many millennia ago, the earth and sky gave birth to the mighty Tytans­– Kronos, Okeanus, Hyperion & Prometheus – who ruled benevolently during  a period known as “The Golden Age.” Unnerved by an ancient prophecy, Kronos grew fearful of his own children and devoured each of them whole. After escaping their father’s belly, Zeus and his siblings waged a great war,  eventually overthrowing and entombing the …

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J1-Con 2019 Guests: Blacklisted Podcast

A DJ (DJ Akademix), an MC (MC Zero Balance), two artists; one masterful with his fist (Sensei Will), one masterful with pens & pencils (Nubius Black) former pro wrestler, and the tech (Chaos) make up the Blacklisted Podcast, they discuss pop culture with an urban point of view. They can be heard anywhere you steal …

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“AKIRA”, “Digimon”, “Wolf’s Rain” Voice Actor, Joshua Seth is coming to J1-Con 2019!

Joshua Seth is the voice of some of the most popular Anime characters of all time. He can be heard on nearly 100 animated TV shows and movies and is the star of the recent Digimon Tri movie series. Millions of kids grew up listening to Joshua Seth as the voice of Tai on Digimon, …

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J1-Con 2019 Guest: Taago Cosplay

You’ve seen them in our Cartoon Network commercials… Now they are going be there as GUESTS!! Taago is a cosplay duo based out of the Philadelphia area. We draw, sew, craft, game and love to share these hobbies with everyone. Most of our events are on the East coast but our goal is to travel …

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The FREE Cosplay Prom is on Nov. 1st at the Showboat Hotel!

  Did you miss out on your prom? Want to go to a nerdy prom? Was your prom “meh”? Want to cosplay and dance? Want it to be FREE ENTRY?!? An ALL AGES prom where you get to show up in cosplay to dance and have a great time! We are setting it up with …

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