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About NekoCon

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We're a convention held in VA the first weekend of November at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton, Virginia. We were founded in 1998, and continually growing each year.

We hold events that include a cosplay contest/show, karaoke, an anime themed LARP, video rooms to watch non-stop anime, anime music video (AMV) contest, dances, as well as panels and workshops where attendees can learn new things, consult with others about anime and Japanese culture, and meet and discuss topics with guests. We've also had Voice actors, directors, industry producers, and other figures of the anime entertainment industry make appearances at our wonderful convention.

Be sure to check out our site on all the up-to-date info www.nekocon.com/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Nekocon
Twitter: twitter.com/NekoCon
Facebook group (by fans for fans/chat group): www.facebook.com/groups/220710…

Our sister con, ROFCON was started in 2014 at the Virginia Beach Hotel and Conference Center Holiday inn, it is a multi-genre convention so everyone has something to enjoy~
ROFCON site: www.rofcon.com/
ROFCON Facebook: www.facebook.com/ROFCon

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When you submit please submit to those folders. Here's a break-down of the folders and guidelines to submit:

:bulletpink:Featured: This is for piece's that we wish to be featured
:bulletpink:Cosplay: This is for piece's were people are in costume
:bulletpink:Items: This is for piece's that include things you have bought or sold at NekoCon
:bulletpink:Mascot's: This is for piece's that have to deal with our mascots Reiko, Akiko, Miyoko, and Takeo
:bulletpink:NekoCon art stuff: This is for piece's that are art for NekoCon or from NekoCon
:bulletpink:Dance attire: This is for piece's that deal with dance/rave clothing and items
:bulletpink:Furries: This is for piece's that include Furry cosplay
:bulletpink:ABJD: This is for piece's that include Asian ball joint(ed) dolls
:bulletpink:Wonderful NekoCon Goer's: This is for piece's that include people who may not particularly be cosplaying but still enjoying NekoCon
:bulletpink: Various NekoCon Celeb's: This is for any shots of our wonderful voice actors/actress', band/musical guest's, and any other awesome celebrities~
:bulletpink: Various Nekocon goer journal/blog entries: This is for any journal/blogs our con goers may have made. Can be anything from costume updates for Nekocon to letting everyone know how fun you had at the Con~
:bulletpink: ROFCON (RingOfFire): This is anything that has to deal with our sister con, ROFCON

:star:How to submit to folder: Click on our gallery, for each folder there is a plus sign by it on the right side, click it and you can submit to that folder OR click the submit to this gallery button and on the top right corner there's a drop down list to pick the folder
:star: Any deviant can submit up to 2 pieces per folder per day and members can submit up to 5 pieces per folder a day (this is so it doesn't clutter everyone's inboxes)
All pieces are automatically approved with the exception on the feature folder which will need 4 votes to be approved
This being said, please try to submit in the correct folder.
:star: If you have any questions you can comment/note the group, or contact me, PunkBune

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Various Nekocon goer journal blog entries

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Sorry for not doing a pre-con update, I found a stash of catnip, fell down a rabbit hole, and have been trapped for quite some time, if it weren't for those passing cosplayers who'd know when I'd be back...

Anywho, did everyone have a wonderful time this year in the wonderfully wonderland themed NekoCon? Anyone get to take a break with the wonderful ladies from the Lovely Heart Maid Cafe? How many of you got to dance at the awesome Friday/Saturday dances? Anybody get to meet the voice actor/actress of their dreams?
Please feel free to let us know what your favorite things about this year was~

If you have any questions, high praise, critiques, or concerns please do not hesitate to inform us at info@nekocon.com

Be prepared to take a magical carpet ride back next year for NekoCon 18 at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, November 6-8, 2015~ We hope to see you again~

Official numbers and video's from our video providers will be added soon~
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Fyuvix Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I'm here at Nekocon! XD stuck in the line for a little over an hour now. Woo line-con!
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SydneyitsSydneyYo Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2014  Professional General Artist
You were there?? Damn! I wish I knew earlier! XD
lol I was cosplaying in my Princess Luna fursuit on Friday.. I wonder if you saw me?
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Fyuvix Featured By Owner Nov 11, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Oh man that's a great suit! No I don't think I did! I was in my night fury partial on Sat.
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SydneyitsSydneyYo Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2014  Professional General Artist
Ahh ok, haha.
Thank you!

I cosplayed this on Sat: sydneysworld98.tumblr.com/post…
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SydneyitsSydneyYo Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Professional General Artist
I am going to the nekocon!! Lol
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HikazePrincess Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome....i will be there as well ^_^
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SydneyitsSydneyYo Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2013  Professional General Artist
Awesome!
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DarkKai-kun Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much for adding my Tamaki pic here *bows a thousands times*
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PunkBune Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You're more then welcome~
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