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A Letter to our Zappers

Posted on May 11, 2017 by admin 5 Comments

Greetings, Zappers! We’ve had three great years of Fresno’s favorite fan-run convention and we’re busy focusing on the bringing another great one to town. However, we’ve decided that we’re going to need until 2018 to make it the biggest and best one yet. We know, that’s sad news to a lot of you. There’s just […]

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Adorable Peter Pan and Wendy Cosplay from SLCC

Posted on September 7, 2016 by admin No Comments

Second star on the right, and straight on till morning! Local cosplayers Mark and Julie Hales have fun coming up with creative cosplay. Peter Pan and Wendy are their latest costumes and they are overly adorable. Here they are at Salt Lake Comic Con. I can’t wait to see what they bring to ZappCon! (Mr. […]

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Our 1st Pokemon Go Meet-Up

Posted on August 22, 2016 by admin No Comments

ZAPPCON, CASA de TAMALES and Tioga Sequioa Brewing Company hosted a Pokemon Go Meet-up last Friday in Downtown, Fresno. My family was a little late to the event because Sammy has a film gig and I had to pick him up. When we arrived, the construction on the Fulton Mall made it a bit of […]

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ZappCon Year Three Poster

Posted on July 4, 2016 by admin No Comments

Thank you to the talented Zapper, Christopher Cayco, and three time artists’ alley member.

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Kratt SuperHero Carnival

Posted on May 10, 2016 by admin No Comments

The Kratt Elementary School Superhero Carnival started off with a WHAM last Friday! Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth. I wish I could claim credit for the awesome skyline, but someone else came up with the idea. We were just lucky to have the masks and to be next to it. Super Sammy! […]

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ZappCon Year 3: 48 Badge Sale Starts Now!

Posted on March 5, 2016 by admin No Comments

ZappCon’s 48 hour Sale begins at 8pm tonight. Get your two day badge for $25. Zapp is back to save the geeks.

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Godzilla El Nino Comes to Fresno

Posted on October 16, 2015 by admin No Comments

Be prepared, Godzilla is coming- Godzilla NINO! Well maybe, possibly, it could happen. The last time The Doubleclicks came to Fresno, their arrival was followed by flash flooding serious enough that you can watch people kayaking in the streets in Clovis on Youtube. One of Sammy’s nagging worries/nightmares has been that somehow ZappCon will get […]

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Special Thanks to Sgt Brown Entertainment and Sound

Posted on October 15, 2015 by admin No Comments

Let me take a moment to mention Sgt Brown Entertainment and Sound. DJ Sgt Brown joined with ZappCon our first year and came in full force willing to help in every way possible. We had a couple unforeseen and unavoidable events that affected our Geeky Karaoke and Game Show Quiz last year and instead of […]

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Food near ZappCon

Posted on October 14, 2015 by admin 1 Comment

Eating in downtown Fresno on the weekend can be tricky, especially on Sunday. Here are some suggestions. (Unless otherwise stated these businesses are only open on Saturday.) Deli Delicious Umi Sushi The Breakfast Hut -Open Saturday and Sunday Club One Casino – 21 and over Starbucks Teazer World Tea Market Taste Kitchen – Brunch at […]

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ZappCon in the Fresno Bee

Posted on October 13, 2015 by admin No Comments

ZappCon will be on page 7 of the Fresno Bee! Look out for an article by Rory Appleton, Friday, October 16th. Then come to the Day Zero, an all ages party, at Tioga Sequoia Brewing Company to kick off ZappCon and celebrate Fresno’s own gaming and comic-con.

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