New Jersey State uniquely lays in the combined statistical areas of both Philadelphia and New York City and has the largest population density in the entire USA. New Jersey has a vast multi-cultured community, with 12 languages significantly spoken throughout the state, Thanks to this, and other factors, there is now a thriving Gaming, Anime, Sci-fi, Collectable, Horror, Furry, and Comic Convention Scene.
Fans of Comics will find themselves at home at either the Heroes and Villains Fan Fest in Secaucus, NJ or the New Jersey Comic Expo, in Edison, NJ. Heroes and Villians Fan Fest is an internationally touring Comicon, stopping at the Meadowlands Exposition Centre in Secaucus, NJ, Fall 2017, While New Jersey Comic Expo is a local event taking place in the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison, NJ winter 2017. Both these amazing events feature hours of Movies, and Anime Screenings, Celebrity guests, and gigantic exhibition floors filled with vendors, exhibitors, artists, and crafters! Cosplay competitions and dances are a big part of both of these events, as are workshops, seminars, panels, and photo ops/autograph sessions!
Philcon is the world's longest running, and first, Horror, Fantasy, and Science Fiction Convention! Running since 1936, this convention has seat gripping programming, costuming, music, props, and exhibits, as well as a slate of family programming, Writer workshops, and the Time Travel Masquerade ball! Philcon runs winter, 2017, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, in Cherry Hill, NJ.
Gameacon in Atlantic City, Nj, is a fall 2017 event being held at the Tropicana Casino Hotel. This convention is specifically for independent game developers and gamers and offers excellent education and business networking opportunities. Develops showcase their recent creations, while players can test, and experience the next generation of games before they hit Steam!
In Fall, 2017, Somerset, NJ, USA is home to The Monsters and Robots Con, a Horror Convention taking place at the Garden State Exhibit Center, Somerset, NJ. Monsters And Robots Con will include a wide display of icon vehicles from pop culture history, Cosplayer and Suicide Girl Model Lua Suicide, a huge roster of terrifying guests, as well as independent movie screenings and games for everyone to enjoy.
There are numerous other entertaining Comic Book, Horror, Science Fiction, Collectables, Anime, and Furry conventions taking place in New Jersey this 2017, so be sure to take a look through our website, to find the perfect events for you!