Posts tagged "Kollision Con"

Kollision Con 2015 RECAP: Mixed Reviews

This Sherlock Holmes could actually play violin. I took his card- can't wait to hear more of his work.
Last weekend, I attended Kollision Con 2015. As I explained in my pre-con writeup, Kollision is another event that has migrated to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. AnimeCentral, Con Alt Delete, and several other geek weekends all use this space. How did it work out? Well, it really depends on who you ask. Overall, Kollision Con... Read more »

This GEEKend: Kollision Con 2015

…Yep, I just typed “2014” and had to change it to “2015.” That’s going to be the state of things for the next few weeks. Happy 2015!! I spent all of today relaxing. My geek guy and I slept in, then got a HUGE, homemade lunch at a friend’s place. I was so full that... Read more »

Kollision Con 2013 Recap: New Location FTW

Haruko and Kanti from FLCL
As I lie on the couch, burning up with a fever, I reflect on last weekend.  I was healthy, energetic, and having fun at Kollision Con 2013. …I’m actually betting I caught the flu (aka “con crud”) at Kollision, but that’s not important. The convention where East “kollides” with West is still very much an... Read more »
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This GEEKend: Kollision Con, Mighty Con, and Doctor Who Trivia

The Force was not with me today.  I spent hours out in the cold for the Star Wars open casting call, only to be turned away.  I expected it; thousands of people were inevitably going to rise up from this geeky city.  However, I am still disappointed.  We were there more than 3 hours before... Read more »

Kollision Con 2012 Recap: Animated Fun at Pheasant Run

Madoka Magica- kawaii!
Thanksgiving weekend 2012 brought two conventions to Chicagoland- Kollision Con and Chicago TARDIS.  I did my best to cover both, but I’ll be the first to admit that Kollision isn’t my scene.  It’s an animation convention, and I haven’t watched anime in years.  The only American cartoon I follow is My Little Pony: Friendship is... Read more »