Have no plans June 4-7th? Ever wanted a vacation and a anime convention at the same time?Then Colossalcon is perfect for you! Located in Sandusky, Ohio, Colossalcon is a growing convention that has been publicized by big names like Beat Down Boogie this summer for example.

colossalcon logo

You can visit the Colossalcon event on site in Sandusky, Ohio (US).

But wait?! What IS cosplay? It is a hobby of dressing up as an anime, video game, comic book or any type of character that exist fictional or real, it is a growing community and is an international hobby around the world, even having celebrities slowly dress up at conventions like SDCC. Now, let me give the run down of this Convention.

colossalcon krissy

Nice weather + Colossalcon = Epic win! And that´s something that Krissy really loves.

Uniqueness: Located at a water resort called Kalahari is one of its well known features of this con. Luckily this con lets cosplayers shoot at the waterpark sections which makes wonderful photos with its amazing scenery.

They also have a area where you can see animals such as birds,goats and even petting baby tiger cubs! They also have an event called the Otaku Flea Market where con goers can just sit down and start selling their animes and otaku merchandises as long as it is anime or video game related you can sell it! These major things I mentioned is the major reason why Colossalcon is a must-go on your list of conventions!

colossalcon wonder woman

Wonder woman took some time off so that she could visit Colossalcon.

Pricing: Colossalcon is not too expensive but it also depends on what you want to do and what time frame your are buying our tickets while attending.:At-the-Door Rates*
Weekend Pass (Thurs-Sunday): $45
Thursday Only: $10
Friday Only: $28
Saturday Only: $32
Sunday Only: $15

Pre-reg*
Weekend: $40
Thursday: $10
Friday: $20
Saturday: $25
Sunday: $15

(*These honestly could change from year to year they can keep the rates the same or choose increase or decrease.)

Baby Tiger Passes:
$175 (non refundable).

Guests: Guest for 2015 so far:
– Matt Mercer (actor/voice actor)
– Eric Vale (actor/voice actor)
– Chalk Twins (artist)

Events: Colossalcon also has the dealers room  (companies sell their merchandise),
– Artist Alley (artist  who sell their work).
– Photoshoots (for cosplayers to take photos in groups of their fandoms).
– Panels (different events in rooms of the cons).
– Formal Ball
– Masquerade (cosplayer contest).

Those events take place every Colossalcon.

colossalcon ira gamagoori

Ira Gamagoori, from Kill La Kill.

I recommend Colossalcon as a con to watch out for! It is known to feel like more of a resort convention than anything else which is great for if you want to get away and relax while dressing up!

Want to learn more about Colossalcon? Check out the video below!

tgg author avatar Krissy Victory
Krissy Victory
The Gaming Ground

Related Posts


More by Krissy Victory:

Tags: , , , , , ,

Save 3$ with our Play-Asia coupon code "thegg"

0 Comments ON " Colossalcon – A must visit for cosplay lover... "

TGG categories

Advertising spot

Help us stay alive

Paypal Patreon logo

Google ads (please turn off your adblock)

Advertisement

 

Play-Asia.com - Buy Games & Codes for PS4, PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U and PC / Mac.

 

 

Recent posts

The Octorock: The Zelda Metal EP album is now available in digital stores

The Octorock: The Zelda Metal EP album is now available in digital stores

Selections from Ocarina of Time, Majora's Mask, Wind Waker, and Skyward Sword get the metal treatmen[...]
Nutaku has announced the new downloadable +18 sci-fi visual novel “Episicava”

Nutaku has announced the new downloadable +18 sci-fi visual novel “Episicava”

Press release: MONTREAL – November 15, 2017 – It’s one misguided man against the world. Sex, reveng[...]
The Atari Flashback 8 HD gold console is out now in retail across the Nordic countries

The Atari Flashback 8 HD gold console is out now in retail across the Nordic countries

ATARI Flashback - Bring back all the good memories that you had with ATARI! Press release: Novem[...]
Esports Life is coming to Steam on the 30th November

Esports Life is coming to Steam on the 30th November

Press release: BARCELONA, Spain –November 16, 2017– The highly awaited pro-gamer simulator Esports [...]
EWin champion series ergonomic computer Gaming chair review - A great and comfortable Gaming chair

EWin champion series ergonomic computer Gaming chair review - A great and comfortable Gaming chair

I have been using quite a few cheap and bad chairs over the years. In the matter of fact, most of my[...]
Call of Duty: WWII PS4 review - COD: WWII is anything but a great WWII FPS game

Call of Duty: WWII PS4 review - COD: WWII is anything but a great WWII FPS game

It’s that time again, November and we all know what that means, staying in a bonfire night to play "[...]

Google ads

Our sponsors

Kinguin
EwinRacing Calling Series Gaming Chairs
TGG v2.4 © 2014 - 2017 *The Gaming Ground* all rights reserved
twitch icon youtube icon google plus icon twitter icon facebook icon rss icon
alexa
Privacy policy
TGG ethics policies