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What in the WorldCon??!

Originally I wasn’t going to write up anything about my recent visit to WorldCon because I was a bit stuck for what to say. Then Daily Dot put out this article http://www.dailydot.com/opinion/growing-generation-gap-changing-face-fandom/ I felt a lot of what they were saying. and I couldn’t help comparing my visit to another convention experience I had recently at Supanova […]

Adventures in Cosplay: Episode 2

Adventures in Cosplay: Episode 2

Hello Voyagers! Since last we spoke, my Ygritte costume has been finished and made its debut at Brisbane Supanova. It’s a week later and I’m still basking in the post-Supanova excitement! But before I give you a wrap-up of the con, I’m going to finish telling you about how I created my Ygritte costume. In […]

Geekileaks: George R.R. Martin is officially in WesterOz

Geekileaks: George R.R. Martin is officially in WesterOz

Geeks, it’s official. The day has arrived. Winter hasn’t come, but something – or rather someone – has arrived on our shores as a far superior alternative to a decade-long cold snap. That’s right, George R.R Martin is in Australia. If you need to take a moment to freak out, please do. We’ll give you […]

You know nothing about cosplay Jon Snow, would you like to learn?

You know nothing about cosplay Jon Snow, would you like to learn?

Hi everyone, I’m Mel. I am a writer, nerd and cosplayer from Brisbane who some of you may already know from my few previous Voyager blog posts. I’m pretty excited to tell you all that I’m now going to be a bit of a regular around here and I’m even more excited to reveal that […]

Supanova Sydney Wrap-up

Supanova Sydney Wrap-up

Wow! Supanova certainly has grown since I went to my first one (maybe) 5 years ago at the Sydney Shipping Terminal. It is now a truly massive and impressive fan convention attracting big star talents & a wide variety of activities; from cosplay contests to live wrestling matches and talks by authors. Of course we had 3 […]