XCON World VI Convention will take place in Myrtle Beach May 17 through 19! Comic book, Anime and SciFi lovers won't want to miss this!
Several celebrity guests will make appearances including Michael Rooker and IronE Singleton of The Walking Dead and Deep Roy of the 2009 Star Treck movie as well as media groups, artists and writers.
Collectibles will also be on display and gaming tournaments will also take place (for an extra entry fee).
Other events slated for the weekend also include the 2013 Killuride Film Festival which will showcase independent and low budget horror films. These showings will take place throughout the weekend at the Grande 14 Cinemas at The Market Common.
Tickets for a three-day badge entry to the Convention Center are $12 per person in advance, $20 per person at the door. Kids ages 12 and under are admitted for free and VIP pakages and group rates are also available.
Addtional events include:
Slasher Bash Dance Party: On Saturday there will be a Slasher Bash Dance Party at Ripley's Aquarium. There will be music and a Cassie Hack look-alike contest. This event starts at 8 p.m. and is family-friendly. Costumes are encouraged. Admission is free with your X-Con wrist-band or Slasher Bash Pass or $10 entry fee without.
Laser Tag Tournament: WonderWorks will be the site of a Laser Tag Tournament from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday. Tickets must be pre-ordered for this and space is limited.
Warhammer 40k Tournament: The 11th Company's XCON Warhammer 40k Tournament will take place at the Convention Center where two groups of 30 will battle it out - one on Saturday and one on Sunday. The entry fee is $12.
There will also be other tournaments taking place throughout the weekend.