Tag: nerd

J1-Con 2018 Guest: Lacy Von Vorhees!

Lacy Von Voorhees is a makeup artist, model and cosplayer from New Jersey. She began modeling in 2009 and did all her own styling for her shoots (makeup/hair/wardrobe styling). With a huge interest in anime and manga she later discovered cosplay around 2012 and it fit so naturally with what she was already doing, as …

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J1 Music Fest during J1-Con in the Bourbon Room (formerly the House of Blues)!

We are so excited to announce the J1 Music Fest IS BACK!! This time it’s within J1-Con, and it’ll be Saturday, September 15th on the 2nd Floor of the Showboat Hotel in the BOURBON ROOM (formerly known as the House of Blues)! What is the J1 Music Fest? It is a festival of hip-hop, rock, …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Real Life Peter Griffin!

Robert Franzese is a cosplayer and aspiring voice actor better known as the Real Life Peter Griffin. Robert’s life changed forever when a mini documentary about him made by his friends went viral with over 13 million views! Now, Robert owns his own company, “Take It Productions”, where he posts funny videos in the hopes …

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Official J1-Con 2018 shirt & badges by MAJOR STUDIO Storyboard Artist!

We are BEYOND excited to announce that our good friend and supporter of J1 Studios, Matthew Bordenave (known storyboard artist, and animator) is drawing/designing the official J1-Con shirts, badges, and posters for 2018, using the official characters of J1 Studios! That includes J1 from Super Bouty J1, Masad from Angel Savior, Lime Rind from Lime …

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Blackfinity Gauntlet: The Black Nerd Podcasting Summit @ J1-Con 2018!

This is a conference within a convention filled with workshops from Podcasters of Color. We will also use this moment to bring together some of the best podcasters on the East Coast. With this badge you get to sit in on workshop sessions. Want to learn more about the podcasting industry?  Come and match-up the …

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US Military DISCOUNT @ J1-Con 2018!

If you are in the US MILITARY (active or vet), purchase this ticket, then at the registration table show your MILITARY ID. If you do not have proof of your service, you will be charged an ADDITIONAL $20! Yes, you will be charged an EXTRA $20, not $10, because you are using the US Military …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Author, Animator, & Book Designer Chris McDonnell!

Chris McDonnell’s recent animation productions include segments for Tour de Pharmacy (HBO), Lady Dynamite (Netflix), Comedy Bang Bang (IFC), Kroll Show (Comedy Central), Mike Tyson Mysteries (Adult Swim). Chris’s books include Steven Universe: Art & Origins and Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo, Sasquatch’s Big Hairy Drawing Book, and Unfiltered: The Complete Ralph Bakshi. He …

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J1-Con 2018 EARLY-BIRD SPECIAL!! $40 for a 3-Day Pass!! Atlantic City!! On the BEACH!!

We are going with the title of “Anime & Gaming Expo” because we want to expand on the concept and reach out to more than just the anime crowd. We want to let those who are into gaming, Marvel & DC Comics that they will be completely fine enjoying the experience of J1-Con without having …

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