Wilmington’s Pop Culture Event brings anime guest and is now 2 days
Wilmington, DE – Thy Geekdom Con is Wilmington Delaware’s pop culture convention which is back for it’s fourth year and has some exciting news to share. Taking place in the Crowne Plaza Wilmington North on Naamans Road will now span over 2 days on November 4-5 2017. Not only that but the con continues until 2 am Saturday night, well after the vendor hall closes.
The biggest announcement is the fact that voice actor Max Mittelman will be a guest this year. He voices Saitama the lead character of One-Punch Man, Ryuji Sakamoto in Persona 5, King from The Seven Deadly Sins, and many more other characters. Everyone who meets him gets one free signature. In addition you can catch his panels taking place during the con.
There are many activities going on throughout the weekend. You jam out to some music from the band Steel Samurai, or Super Thrash Bros., Japanese performances from REAKT or Love Live group Chunni Haji, and hip-hop DJ T-Bear. Panels are in abundance, topics ranging from, cosplay, anime, video games, comics, photography, and many other topics. There is definitely something for everyone.
This year will have an expansion of the video game tournaments. Now you can compete in Tekken 7, Injustice 2, Street Fighter V, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Melee, and Marvel VS. Capcom: Infinite. On top of those games there will be surprise side tournaments running throughout the weekend. If you aren’t into competing you can always play some games on the free play consoles.
The new addition this year is a room dedicated to everything tabletop. The room will have game masters running games all day. You can play board games, rpgs, or even demo brand new games currently in development. It’s a great place to satisfy your tabletop fix or catch a break from the rest of the con.
The most fantastic part is the entrance is very reasonable. Two day tickets are $20, Saturday only is $15, and Sunday only is $10
Venue Address Crowne Plaza Wilmington North 630 Naamans Road Claymont, DE 19703
Website Sites www.thygeekdomcon.com
Facebook Page – https://www.facebook.com/ThyGeekdomCon Facebook
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/373979552994195
Twitter – @ThyGeekdomCon
Instagram – @ThyGeekdomCon