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Tread cause J-con is dead
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any ket?
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thread is deader than jcons trade hall
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this is uh... something
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>Eirtakon will never return to the non kiddy pandering days of 2013
Feels bad man
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So how bad is J-con did it improve at all from last year I know it’s a con in it early stages but is there any potential for it to be the next Eirtakon?
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>>10006415
It's worse than last year. Trade hall was awful and the same guest is bad idea.
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i went to a con in dublin once

boy was that a fucking mistake
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Anyone heading to Ireland Comic Con next weekend?
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>>10006465
t. Bogwarrior
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>>10006154
Anytime I see this the idea to run a con rears its ugly head again and it starts doing the evil thing of making sense.

Until I look at the *budget* and concepts I'd drawn up for a 350-400 person level event with no fucking guest and laugh myself stupid again. It's at least a 2 year run-in, with a 12 month actual work schedule. And that's without even knowing what exactly it would cost.

The amount of work involved is not something doable when I'm also grinding ten hours a day putting my arse imprint in a ten euro in an office chair.

Not to mention I'm pretty much the person nobody would wantr to work for. You need a certain amount of charisma and drive and general people skills and I'm about 15 -20 years behind the curve on that.

On the plus side, at least I'm *aware* of that fucking problem but good God is it infuriating.

Pic is from Kaizokukon 17.
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>>10006154
Also.

Either their marketing person sucks - because this is literally the first I've heard of it.

Or I'm finally getting to old for this shite and nobody's sponsering FB posts at me
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That was terrible.
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Holy jaysus, it was this weekend? Was Eirtakon and its knockoff J-Con not traditionally supposed to be in November?
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I've got a lot of stuff from these cons, but I'll call it here or I'll be at it all night.

I still think 2015 was the best year.
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>>10006980
Also.

Why the fuck did none of my corrections and rotations stick. Again?
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Was it at least better than Shurikon? That was fucking miserable.
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My god this thread is sad.
Is this what the con scene in Ireland is? Unattractive, barely-literate, broke people paying more money than they're willing to part with to stand in a boring venue filled with other unattractive, barely-literate broke people, and complain about it anonymously afterwards?
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>>10007064
Well there's already been a few public complaints about it on their Facebook but what the fuck do ye expect here? 4chan is supposed to be anonymous and it's not like they're going to take any feedback on board even if you do have a moan at them on Facebook anyway
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Heard thete was some edgelord walking around with a hoody that was covered in hentai and when he was asked to remove it his mum got really aggressive.
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>>10007411
>when he was asked to remove it his mum got really aggressive
Holy fuck, absolutely based
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>>10007411

About three or four people had the same hoody. It's something that looks like they got it off Wish. An all over black and white print - lots of o-faces and liquid dripping out of mouths
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Imagine forking out that much money to run a con and it being that shit. Other non-profit cons around the country do better jobs than this
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>>10007692
>Imagine forking out that much money to run a con and it being that shit.

We have.

Why do you think there're no more cons in Ireland? Nobody else is left who knows much about what they're doing and anyone who tries, tries to go big early rather than build the experience.
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shoutout to adam

gas the prods
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Lads MCM is a joke right now. Different RDS building this year. No signs of where it is. I bought the Saturday general entry and was given a weekend ticket. The autograph guests are late at their tables. Typical MCM being typical MCM
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All Jcon had going for it was the venue really. I've been both years and this year was pretty much a carbon copy of last year. Same guests, panels and events but now over two days. Hell I wouldn't be surprised if all the trade hall stands were in the exact same position as last year.
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Anyone get pics of 2Booty yesterday lads
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>>10011051
There's Q-con, Akukamkon and Kaizokukon left.

Kaizokukon is good but it's started to feel samey. It's not fun anymore.

I haven't been to the others because I'd be going by myself and that's not fun. I don't know anyone anymore.
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>>10011744
It's sad really too many egos in the cosplay community right now. I miss when it you could have a bit of banter with people now people are too up their own arse.
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>>10011989
The internet and instagram have ruined everything fun. All this digital social media shite just makes everyone misereable
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Ehh, I'll agree. This years JCon didn't feel at all different from last years. The best part is just getting in-character and playing them out. I myself was acting in-character and that was better than anything the con itself has on offer.
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Was everyone’s favourite podcast GeekEire there?
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>>10011744
Akumakon is great imo because it has plenty of 18+ events which a lot of cons are seriously in need of. Even if you go by yourself, the pub quiz is great and you'll probably end up making friends on the night. Me and my bf go alone and we make an effort to call people over to our table who look lost lol.
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>>10018617
If I was going to Akumakon I'd likely be going alone...

.... and if you think your average congoer is terrible at making friends you've never met me. Like, compolete live in a fucking grey-box for 30 years level social ineptitude.
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>>10018617
I must say, that sounds appealing but getting my ass over from Dublin and finding a place to stay in Galway for a night is too much effort.
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Bump from Tralee lads.
I'll be up to ye soon.
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Is this bint actually trying to get people to trade in their games to get her pokémon bitch better have beer filled tits and a magic vajay jay
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>>10033759
What are her tits like?
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>>10027474

Absolute babe
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i remember my last con was like eirtakon 2016 or something. i spent like 12 minutes in the main hall then i went outside and spent most of my time getting stoned with my friends. maybe we are all just growing out of cons. like when i was 15 cons were fun as shit. but now i just realize that im paying 25 euro to go into a room filled with expensive shit and sweaty nerds trying to pick up cosplayers with bfs. i miss the old naive days
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I miss just chatting without being asked do you have a cosplay page or patreon.

I don’t think I have the thot powers that would make it profitable.

Also I’m not a cunt that would rob people with shit cosplay photos once a month.
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So there's some game con this weekend. Anyone going?
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>>10041394
>Rob people
People willingly give money. Its not robbery. Don't make an us vs them thing, doesn't help the cosplay scene and acting "not like the other girls!" is cringe.
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Sad to see this is the state of the Irish con scene now
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>>10042132
>getting this worked up defending patreon thots
Oy vey
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>>10006465
Gamer con?
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Any good cons happening within the next year?
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>>10045599
DCC Spring Edition and regular DCC. You either hate or love the other cons. Theres Shurikon but thats pretty small. Theres some con in Northern Ireland thats not half bad I hear. But besides that I can't really help you anon. As I said, you either hate or love them.
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>>10048258
>Theres some con in Northern Ireland thats not half bad I hear.

Q-Con?

I went for a day. I think it was good, but a bit expensive. I was sick as hell so I might be misremembering. Pain in the arse to get money changed for a day trip, though.



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