Category Archives: News

  • Guest Spotlight: Tom White

    Tom isn’t an evil genius, he just plays one on the Internet. Best known for his web series Weird Video Games, Tom has been featured on sites such as Blistered Thumbs, ThatGuyWithTheGlasses, and This Week in Geek where he makes fun of the inherent strangeness in games and pop culture by probing, analyzing, and asking […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Mai Sheri

    Mai Sheri has been active in the Toronto cosplay community since she first attended Anime North in 2004, where she discovered that her love for making elaborate Hallowe’en costumes could eventually evolve into a full-time hobby. Since then, she has won many masquerade awards, including “Best In Show Workmanship”, “Best Performance”, and “Best In Show” […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Devin “Featherweight” Harrigan

    Devin “Featherweight” Harrigan A wizard from the distant galaxy of boxtron-7, Featherweight fell though an interspace tunnel while saving a space orphanage form the deadly zark-beast. Now trapped on earth he must make his way though the world the only way he knows how, WITH THE POWER OF CARDBOARD! (he also makes puppets but that’s […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Derek the Bard

    Derek the Bard Self-described “mad librarian”, Derek the Bard films, hosts, and produces Chasing the Muse, a channel dedicated to introducing you to his favourite novels, weird movies, and the cartoon shows of his youth. Placing a focus on finding the weird, he seeks to explore just how downright strange some of the media out […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Bennett The Sage

    Bennett “The Sage” White has been making videos and entertaining/terrorizing the internet since 2008. He’s covered horrible fanfiction, the latest video games, and the anime of yesteryear in his flagship show “Anime Abandon”. From cops with grenades tied to their pubic hair in “Mad Bull 34”, to the hilariously inept “My Immortal”, there is nothing […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Dawn “Kaijugal” McKechnie

    Dawn McKechnie, also known as “Kaijugal” has been involved in the Canadian costuming community and costuming fandom for over 20+ years. Although she has won numerous awards throughout the years for her unique costume creations, in the past ten years Dawn has been more involved with organizing, administration, and education at costume events. She currently […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Doctor Holocaust

    Known to many as Toronto’s greatest villain and to some as a genius visionary, Dr. Holocaust is a gentleman who is, above all else, trying to take over the world. It has been some years now since the Doctor had made his first appearance at Fan Ex 2008. Since then he has attained multiple weapons […]

  • Don’t Forget to Book Your Hotel!

    There are only 35 days left until Con-G Season 5, have you booked your hotel room yet? No?? Well, you’d better get on that! The hotel is filling up and if you want to stay right in the thick of things, booking a room at the Delta is the way to go. The official hotel […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Beetlecat

    Deanna discovered costuming and the furry community in 2005 while searching the internet on how to make a gryphon costume for Halloween. She never finished that particular costume but eventually entered the furry community by unveiling her first full costume – ‘Springer the Klipspringer’ in the summer of 2006. Over the next year, she began […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Krystal “Kudrel” Messier

    A spontaneous and dedicated, Ottawa-based International Master cosplayer. She has been submerged in the hobby for almost a decade and is still going strong! Close to becoming (if not already) a pioneer to the eastern Canadian cosplay community, she strongly encourages other cosplayers and artists alike to always push their limits and to embrace originality. […]

  • Guest Spotlight: The 404s

    The 404s Improv Comedy returns to Con-G, showcasing their renowned variety of bizarre geek humour while armed only with hilarity and absolute insanity! The 404s will be performing their much beloved All-Ages fully improvised shows, along with the infamous, dubious and as one fan put it, “educational” Late Night Show. As always, attendance is mandatory […]

  • Guest Spotlight: Debs & Errol

    Debs & Errol is a Toronto-based musical comedy duo with a penchant for pho, cuddly tree spirits and starships. They joined forces in 2011 after a mutual friend put out a call for musical acts and have been entertaining audiences with nerdy showtunes and ridiculous on-stage banter ever since. Feedback from their shows has ranged […]