DFW, TX EVENT - Oct Sci-Fi Con (in Plano)

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  1. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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    When: October 25-26, 2003 Saturday 11am-6pm, Sunday 11 - 5pm
    Where: Plano Convention Center, 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway Plano, TX


    Events at the con include:

    Saturday, 2pm - Costume Contest
    Where your best or favorite costume and enter the contest to win some great prizes provided by C2 Ventures. Categories will be:
    Best in Show - for the best overal costume out of any/all categories
    Best Youth - for all the kiddies
    Most Original - for the most unique and executed concept
    Best Adaptation - for the best looking costume borrowed from another medium (film, TV, books, comics, etc)

    Saturday, 5pm - Raffle
    We will be raffling off some prizes and assorted goods, including a Lightsaber from SaberWorks here in DFW thanks to Guy. Raffle box entries located at the badge table and DFW FanForce table inside. Entry submissions will end at 5pm. Winners announced at 5:15pm - you must be present to win.

    Sunday, all day - BYO Computer LAN Party
    We invite you to come out and bring you're own computer for a day of LAN gaming at it's best. We will be playing games like Unreal Tournament, Star Craft, Age of Empires, and maybe even the new Jedi Academy. This is open to anyone, not just DFWFanForce members.


    Guests for this con are:

    John Rhys-Davies
    Lord of the Rings: Gimli,
    Lord of the Rings: voice of Treebeard;
    Indiana Jones: Sallah;
    Sliders: Maximillian P. Arturo.
    (Appearing Saturday only)

    Sala Baker
    Lord of the Rings: Sauron!

    Anthony Daniels
    Star Wars Saga: C-3PO
    Anthony will have a new C2 Ventures
    Theater Wide photo available first at
    this show!

    Mercedes McNab
    Ok you asked, so here she is!
    Buffy / Angel star: "Harmony". Check out her credits on IMDB.
    (Appearing Saturday only)

    Warwick Davis
    Star Wars E1,6: Wicket, Wald,
    Leprechaun Saga, Harry Potter: Professor Flitwick.

    Dave Prowse
    Star Wars E4,5,6: Darth Vader
    The Man Behind the Mask!

    Rena Owen
    Star Wars E2: Tuan We
    Star Wars E3: Senator
    Rena will have a new C2 Ventures Theater Wide photo available first at this show!

    Michonne Bourriague
    Star Wars E1: Aurra Sing
    Michonne returns to Plano! Make sure you swing by and say hi to our fan favorite bounty hunter!

    Amy Allen
    Star Wars E2: Aayla Secura
    Amy, a fan favorite, returns to Plano. Make sure you swing by and say hi to our fan favorite Jedi!

    David Hedison
    Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea,
    Bond films: Licence to Kill, Live and Let Die. See David's extensive credits at IMDB.


    There are also several comic artists that will be attending. take a look at the full list on the Dallas Comicon official website, but here are a few:

    Phil Noto
    Artist Danger Girl: Hawaiian Punch, Birds of Prey.

    Tim Bradstreet
    Cover artist for Punisher & Hellblazer.

    Adam Hughes
    Eisner Award Winning Cover artist for Wonder Woman & Tomb Raider

    Todd Nauck
    Creator & artist of Image's new sold-out WildGuard series! Also artist of the popular DC Young Justice, Marvel's Sensational Spriderman and more!

    Scott Kurtz
    Creator/Artist of Image Comics PVP


    As always, these events and guests are subject to change as we get closer to the actual date.
  2. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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    CORRECTION - the costume contest will be at 3pm, not 2pm.

  3. Nabooty_Call Former RSA / Obi-Wan Impersonator

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    Bump!

    See y'all at the Sci-Fi expo!

  4. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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  5. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    Darth_Chocolate-let me know if you got my PM.

    SPOOKY [face_devil]
  6. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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    got it... and replied.
    ditto to the email too.

  7. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    Well hopefully you should be getting my package today from fed ex. [face_devil]
  8. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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    fed ex just came a knockin. i got it.


  9. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    woo-hoo it made it in time. Have fun this weekend. Wish I could be there myself.

    Thanks Again!
  10. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    Darth_Chocolate-Have you gotten my PMs?

    Spooky
  11. spooky-kid Jedi Grand Master

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    Has anyone spoken with Darth_Chocolate recently? Please PM me.
  12. Kurgan1 Jedi Knight

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    We rarely use this forum anymore. Our new forum is at http://www.dfwfanforce.net/forum
  13. Jedi_Goddess Jedi Padawan

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    There's also a comic show coming up at the Richardson Civic center in April.
  14. Darth_Chocolate Jedi Master

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    the one in richardson is the same scifiexpo that takes place in plano as well. he just rotates the venue.
  15. Jedi_Goddess Jedi Padawan

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