Welcome Geek Comedy Tour!

The Geek Comedy Tour is a collective of the funniest stand-up comedians from the Washington DC area. Each one is an experienced comic, having performed at bars, clubs, and colleges all over the East Coast. Telling their normal jokes to normal audiences but all of that was about to change.There was something amiss. For you […]


New Guest Posted: Tyson Rinehart

Tyson Rinehart: Voice Actor. Writer. Musician. Comedian.After a rather busy year, Tyson’s resume has blossomed. Already known for his role as hacker extraordinaire “Itaru ‘Daru’ Hashida” in Steins;Gate, Tyson’s newest credits include: “Matsuda” in HighSchool DxD, “Georg” in Eureka Seven: AO, “Oimo” in One Piece, and “Squeak” in Space Dandy. Other notable roles Tyson has […]


Artist Alley Update

OOPS… We missed the fine print. This year is the first time that we have had the use of all 5 Exhibit Halls at the Gaylord. We got so excited about this that we overlooked the fact that we must vacate Hall D by 2pm on Sunday. (The group coming in after Katsucon has contracted to […]


The Gaylord is SOLD OUT

Greetings Katsucon Ninjas  At this time the Gaylord National is SOLD OUT.   Please stay tuned to the KATSUCON 2015 FACEBOOK page for further announcements. regarding hotel openings and cancellations.   Thank you..   Keith Mayfield Katsucon InnKeeper /  Hotel Liason  

Peter Humphrey

Katsucon JCI Guest Update

Greetings everyone!Katsucon has received several comments that have made us aware of a discomfort within our Cosplay community in the selection of one of our Katsucon guests. First, we want to tell everyone that we take such concerns very seriously and have taken steps to update our guest lineup while we gather more information. The […]


New Guests Posted to the JCI Page!

Ever had an interest in Japanese Culture? Ever wanted to learn about Japanese folklore, taiko drumming, or traditional Japanese crafts? The Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI) at Katsucon has you covered! The JCI specializes in classes that explore Japan’s rich culture, crafts, and history. Visit the The Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI) page for up-to-date information on […]


Chris Hazelton and Amanda C. Miller Join Katsucon 2015

    Chris Hazelton Chris Hazelton entered the entertainment world through the film industry working on films such as “End of Days,” “The Hurricane,” “Thirteen Days,” and “Spy Game.” In 2002, Chris produced his first comic online and in print, “Building 12.” Chris quickly followed up “Building 12″ in 2004 with the much more successful […]

Samurai Dan and Jillian

Samurai Dan & Jillian at Katsucon 2015

Dan Coglan, a.k.a. “Samurai Dan” and his wife, Jillian are the acknowledged masters of marital… er, MARTIAL mayhem.  This dynamic duo travels the civilized portions of the U.S., bringing their unique show to curious and horrified audiences alike.In addition to their high-energy, mostly safe stage shows (where razor sharp blades and barbs fly) the couple […]

Phil Kahn and T Campbell

For Guilded Age: Phil Kahn and T Campbell at Katsucon 2015

Phil Kahn is the co-creator of Guilded Age, the rising explosive superstar of Super Art Fight known as The Commando, the misguided creator of the #morningclops, the owner of a one-time encyclopedia of webcomics-themed cocktails, former podcaster and future let’s player, and not even close to ready for Joss Whedon’s version of Scarlett Witch.T Campbell […]


Starpower joins Katsucon 2015

Michael Terracciano and Garth Graham spent years working on the fantasy webcomics “Dominic Deegan: Oracle for Hire” and “Finder’s Keepers” respectively.  Having finished their previous projects, they teamed up to start the sci-fi superhero space adventure, “STAR POWER!”  It tells the story of the last of the Star Powered Sentinels as she protects and explores […]