- Monday, October 24, 2016
- Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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FanCons.com posted a new articleHasCon", will take place in Providence, Rhode Island in September 2017, not far from Hasbro's corporate headquarters. HasCon will be in the same venue previously used by Providence Anime Conference and Rhode Island Comic Con.
Brands cited in the company's press release are G.I. Joe, Transformers, My Little Pony, Nerf, Magic The Gathering, Play-Doh, Monopoly, and Littlest Pet Shop. Although Hasbro also has the license to manufacture Star Wars toys, it was not mentioned in the announcement and may be absent from the convention due to Disney's ownership of the brand.
Fans of Transformers, My Little Pony, G.I. Joe, and Magic The Gathering have organized their own fan-run conventions and events for decades. BotCon, one of the most successful Transformers conventions, dates back to 1994. Since then, many other conventions focusing on individual Hasbro brands have emerged, but HasCon will finally give fans of Monopoly a chance to show off their "Mr. Monopoly" or "Racecar" cosplay.
Hasbro is the latest company in the last year to venture into the convention running business to promote their own brands. Previous companies entering the convention business include...
- Monday, October 17, 2016
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- Monday, October 03, 2016
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AnimeCons TV posted a new episodeWine Country Comic Con and Santa Rosa Toy & Comic Con and which one won the day.
- Monday, September 26, 2016
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- Wednesday, September 07, 2016
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AnimeCons TV Extras posted a new video
Our complete coverage of SacAnime Summer 2016 can be found soon on AnimeCons TV.
- Monday, September 05, 2016