On this page you will find an extensive list of resources for queer and no-so-queer fans of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and related media genres. If you'd like to suggest a new link to be added, please email us.

 

 

conventions:

OutLantaCon

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OutlantaCon (May) OutlantaCon is a science fiction and gayming convention for the GLBT community. The OutlantaCon fall date will be November 14, 2009 and the spring dates are April 30, 2010 through May 2, 2010

 

CHATTACON

January; Chattanooga, TN. A fairly small party con. No big-name guests (generally), not much in the way of grand entertainment, but the room parties can't be beat! They also have a decent costume contest and Saturday night dance. Tends to draw a decent GLBT crowd. Plus they have free-flowing beer and cider in their Con Suite!

 

TIMEGATE

May; Tucker, GA. TimeGate (May) is held each Memorial Day weekend and focuses on Doctor Who and Stargate fandom. Features guests from the shows, panels, videos and movies, live music, consuite, contests, and gaming.

 

FANTASCICON

March; Chattanooga, TN. A small-ish sci-fi/fantasy con with a different theme each year.

 

MOMOCON

March; Atlanta, GA. MomoCon is an amime/comics con that takes place at the Georgia Tech Student Center

 

SCI-FI SUMMER

June; Atlanta, GA. SFS is a small, homegrown SF/Fantasy con. No big-name guests; the panels are all fan-organized; very decent con suite; very good video and 16mm movie rooms that features all sorts of rare things. Usually features live music as well. Outworlders usually has a big presence here, with room parties, panels, fan table, etc.

 

ANIME WEEKEND ATLANTA

September; Atlanta, GA. A large-ish anime con in Atlanta

 

DRAGON*CON

Labor Day Weekend; Atlanta, GA. The big daddy of all cons! Hundreds of name guests, lots of live bands, elaborate costuming, enormous Dealers' Room, tens of thousands of attendees...this is the grand holiday on the geek calendar. Outworlders is very involved, usually with both a room party and a fan table.

 

JoeCon

September; Atlanta, GA. The International GI Joe Collectors Convention (or JoeCon) will take place in Atlanta this year at the Marriott Marquis on Sep. 27-30.

 

HALLOWCON

October, Chattanooga, TN. Hallowcon, unsurprisingly, is a con that celebrates Hallowe'en.

 

GAYLAXICON 2006

June, Toronto, ONT. Gaylaxicon is a roving con, held in a different city at a different time each year. Gaylaxicon 2006 was hosted by our neighbors to the north.

 

GAYLAXICON 2007

October, Atlanta, GA. Gaylaxicon '07 will be here, right in our backyard (but not up on blocks).

 

GAYLAXICON 2008

October, Washington, DC 2008's Gaylaxicon is hosted by Lambda Sci-Fi.

 

Local fan groups:

 

501st STORMTROOPERS, GEORGIA GARRISON

 

ATLANTA GALLIFREYANS

 

ATLANTA SCIENCE FICTION SOCIETY (ASFS)

 

DEAD PIRATES OF SCI-FI FANDOM

 

GEORGIA FILKERS ANONYMOUS

 

SOUTHEAST SCAPERS

 

STARGATE ATLANTA

 

 

 

OTHER ONLINE FAN RESOURCES

 

501st STORMTROOPER LEGION

 

BROWNCOATS

 

HELLMOUTH CENTRAL

 

SOCIETY FOR CREATIVE ANACHRONISM

 

 

Local retailers:

 

TITAN GAMES AND COMICS

5436-J Riverdale Road
College Park, GA 30349
(770) 996-9129

 

2585-C Spring Road
Smyrna, GA 30080
(770) 996-9129

 

2131 Pleasant Hill Road
Duluth, GA 30096
(770) 497-0202

 

THE DRAGON'S HORDE

The Dragon's Horde
5616 Memorial Dr. #E
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
(404) 298-1188

 

TYCHE'S GAMES

1056 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA 30605
(706) 354-4500

 

DR. NO'S COMICS AND GAMES

3428 Canton Road
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 422-4642

 

THE WAR ROOM

5950 State Bridge Rd #130
Duluth, GA 30097
(770) 729-9588

 

OXFORD COMICS AND GAMES
2855 Piedmont Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 233-8682

 

XAVIAN GAMES AND COMICS
4920 Roswell Rd #30
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 250-9166