10/26 10am-6pm 10/27 10am-5pm VIPs 9:30am
-10:10AM-10:50AM THE COSFIGHT FENCING CLASS
"An introduction to stage combat fighting, explaining basic techniques such as footwork, blocking and striking. These guys have worked with fight choreography, TV, NY Jedi, street performances. Coach Moses and Tico Flores Kyle bring you one of the best panels of the day! Come join this panel, come join the CosFight!"
-11:AM-11:25AM PANEL HOW TO START YOUR INDEPENDENT COMIC
HOSTED BY ASAAD LOISEAU
Want to learn how to create your independent comic? Learn the best tips and tricks from experienced writers and illustrators!
-11:30AM-11:55AM SARATOGA COMIC CON LIGHTNING TRIVIA!
Think you know about comics, anime, video games, and Harry Potter? Ready to answer FAST? Come show off your nerd skillz and win some swag!
There will be four rounds:
EACH ROUND will have separate prizes so there's more chances to win, and more reason for you and all of your friends to get involved!
-12PM-12:35PM WRESTING PANEL w/ TONY ATLAS:
HOSTED BY: CHRIS MARTINEZ
COME LISTEN TO Tony Atlas talk about hi career in wrestling and body building career in this amazing panel! Q&A with Tony at the end!
-12:40PM-1:50PM FANDOM KARAOKE ALL AGES
"In an effort to bring you something NEW AND EXCITING, Karaoke this time around has a pop culture theme. Cosplayers and Non Cosplayers are welcome to join in, this is something everyone can get involved in. Come sing your favorite theme song from a television show, cartoon, anime, even songs from video games, just come and keep it good and nerdy. This is not a contest, this is FOR FUN! Come show off your skills and have a great time! Songs are limited to 3 minutes, one performance per person, contact Jennard Cosplays with any questions. See you there!"
-2:00PM-2:55PM ACTOR'S PANEL W/ JOHNNY YOUNG BOSCH, CATHERINE SUTHERLAND & MARTIN KLEBBA
HOSTED BY ASAAD LOISEAU
Listen to Johnny Yong Bosch and Catherine Sutherland from Power Rangers, and Martin Klebba from Pirates of the Caribbean! This panel is exclusive SATURDAY ONLY! Come hear their journey of their careers with Q&A at the end as well! DON'T MISS IT!
-3PM-3:25PM THE LET'S TALK PANEL: VIDEOGAMES AND STREAMING!
HOSTED BY: Jennard and DAM314
Looking to stream games but don't know where to start? What got you into gaming? Let's talk gaming memories and how gaming has evolved into not just a hobby, but a way of life. This will be a great panel for long time gamers and new streamers. Let's meet each other and talk!
-3:30PM-4:45PM COSPLAY CONTEST FOR COMPETING ADULTS AGES 17 AND UP!
HOSTED BY: JENNARD COSPLAYS!
Trophies and certificates and more to be given away to the winners! This is for the adult cosplay 17 and up, but the kids cosplay is Sunday ages 16 and below!
-5PM-5:30PM IN THE NAME OF THE MOON PANEL
Celebrating over 25 years of history, IN THE NAME OF THE MOON is a panel about Sailor Moon, American dubs and how the magical girl genre was changed forever! Everyone knows her and loves her, but what don't you know about Usagi's journey to America? Come find out!
-Magical girl cosplay photoshoot at the end of the panel!
-10:20AM-11:10AM STAR WARS THEMED COSFIGHT W/COACH MOSES & TICO FLORES KYLE
An introduction to stage combat fighting, explaining basic techniques such as footwork, blocking and striking. These guys have worked with fight choreography, TV, NY Jedi, street performances. Come join this panel, come join the COSFIGHT!
-11:15AM-11:40AM COSPLAY 101
HOSTED BY: LADY BRIDGET COSPLAY & MIDNIGHT ROGUE COSPLAY
From the planning stages to completion. From wigs, to budgeting, to props! Everything you could hope to know as a cosplayer!
-11:45AM-12:25PM NIGHTMARE ON HALLOWEEN PANEL:
W/ KEN SAGOES and TYLER MANE
HOSTED BY: CHRIS MARTINEZ
Come listen to Ken Sagoes from Nightmare on Elm St 3 & 4 and Tyler Mane from Halloween 1 & 2 and The Devil's Rejects talk about their film careers and much more! Q & A at the end!
-12:30PM- 12:55PM ROLL FOR INITIATIVE PANEL
The basics of dungeon and dragons! From character creation to world building and the breakdown of rules and resources.
HOSTED BY: JOHNNY C
Sketch-Off: A fun & interactive tournament style sketch competition, decided and judged by the audience, hosted by Johnny C. 4 to 6 Artists compete at easels in 5 minute sessions where the audience is called upon to suggest characters, actions and concepts that are quick sketched. Winning artists advance to the next round until one artist remains! Artists TBA!
-2PM-2:50PM BATTLE OF THE MOVIES: AVENGERS INFINITY WAR VS. STAR WARS EPISODE V
HOSTED BY: ASAAD LOISEAU
Battle of the Movies is a show where we take two films for example Big Hero 6 vs the Lego Movie and we decide if both were playing in a theater and you’ve already seen them both but you could only see one, one more time which would it be and why? We help by breaking the films into categories and from there the crowd decides which film is the winner!
-3PM-4:15PM KIDS COSPLAY CONTEST FOR COMPETING KIDS AGES 16 AND BELOW!
HOSTED BY: JENNARD COSPLAYS
Trophies and certificates and more to be given away to the winners! This is for the kids cosplay 16 and below, but the adult's cosplay is Saturday ages 17 and above!