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Chris Dias aka Dias Ex Machina is returning to the Artist Alley!

Along with gaining local recognition for his “Prince Gastronome” restaurant blog, Chris Dias has worked in script writing, novels, and game design. The latter includes “ Ultramodern5”, one of the most successful supplements for the current edition of Dungeons & Dragons. His fantasy setting, Amethyst: Foundations, originally...

ANNOUNCING ALB has joined our list of guests for #northernfancon2018!

ALB is a Toronto-based illustrator and digital content creator for CBC and YouTube. Through her ever growing platform she explores lifestyle, fashion, pop culture, and creates unique meditative sleep aids. She likes cats, pastel 80’s toys, horror comics and mango juice. With hundreds of thousands of followers on...

Pleased to welcome back Lane Monteith back to FanCon!

Lane Monteith – AlphaNerd Cosplay ‘s eye for detail and style have seen him win Best in Show at Kumoricon in Vancouver, Washington in 2011, Best Group at Tsukino-Con in Victoria in 2012, Best Journeyman at Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo in 2015 and first place in the Master class of the...

Announcing Benny G Cosplay to FanCon 2018!

Benny's skill in costume building has earned him recognition from many top creators in the industry from all across North America and has even been front page coverage from sources like The Calgary Sun and the Prince George Citizen. Specializing in original designs, his cosplays have seen him...

Announcing Dave Crosland has joined the Artist Alley for #northernfancon2018!

Dave is an illustrator/storyteller whose long list of credits include Ego Rehab, Invader Zim, Everybody's Dead, Hack/Slash, Scarface: Scarred for Life from IDW Publishing, album art for Gym Class Heroes, the Yo Gabba Gabba comic, work for Mad Magazine, MTV, SPIN and countless others. Stay tuned for a very special live evening event featuring Crosland...

ANNOUNCING Jeremy Simser has joined the Artist Alley of #northernfancon2018!

Jeremy is an illustrator and storyboard artist whose credits include The Flash, Supergirl, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, the new Minority Report series for FOX, Heroes Reborn, Copper, Jumper Movie, The Time Traveller's Wife, The Rocker, Wonderfalls, Covert Affairs, Warehouse 13 Syfy, Resident Evil 2, Silent Hill 2, Deadpool Movie 2 and Game of Thrones. His commercial work includes clients such as Kellogg's, McDonald's Canada, Walmart Canadaand Molson...

Jim Mahfood aka FOOD ONE ARThas joined the Artist Alley for Northern FanCon2018!

Highlights of Jim/Food One's career include include: illustrating director Kevin Smith’s Clerks comics, handling the art chores on the entire ad campaign for Colt 45 malt liquor in 2007-08, painting the murals on Comedy Central TV’s Sarah Silvermanshow, illustrating the Kickpuncher comic book that was included in the Season 1 DVD of NBC’s hit show Community, illustrating...

Announcing 501st legion to Fancon 2018!

501st Legion (Outer Rim Garrison) -  The 501st Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the express purpose of bringing together costume enthusiasts under a collective identity within which to operate. The Legion seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of...

Announcing Director/Producer Rachel Talalay to Northern Fancon 2018!

Rachel's career in film began during her time as a computer programmer at John Hopkins Universitywhere she met Director John Waters and entered the movie business as a production assistant on his 'Polyester', starring Divine. Here she met Robert Shaye, head of New Line Cinema, and started a long...

Thrilled to welcome Mark Meer back for Northern FanCon 2018!

Hailed across many systems as the greatest cosplay contest host in the cosmos, Mark is best known for his work on the Mass Effect franchise, voicing the male version of the player character Commander Shepard, the entire Vorcha species, Blasto the Hannar Spectre, the Biotic God Niftu...