Literary Guest of Honor: Elizabeth Moon (author, Vatta's War series, Paladin’s Legacy series)
Artist Guest of Honor: Lubov (artist, Magic: The Gathering, Galactic Empires)
YA Guest of Honor: Rachel Caine (author, Morganville Vampires series, Weather Warden series)
Toastmaster: Selina Rosen (Editor-In-Chief, Yard Dog Press)
MC: Peter Pixie
and Featured Guests:
Robert Picardo (Star Trek: Voyager, Stargate)
Jamie Marchi (Witchblade, Soul Eater, High School DxD)
SoonerCon Co-Chairs Jerry Wall and Leonard Bishop presented a $4,000 donation to NAMI Oklahoma at their October 20th board meeting. NAMI Oklahoma is the state chapter of the National Alliance for Mental Illness and was SoonerCon's 2014's pick for the convention's annual charitable gift in 2014.
SoonerCon 24 Exhibitors, Dealer, and Artists Alley space will be sold on a two step application process this year. Starting in November, Exhibitors can apply for space using the online registration form. Starting in January of 2015, approved Exhibitors will be notified via email of their acceptance, and be provided a special web link and code which will allow them to purchase the applied space.
Approvals will be prioritized by the following criteria:
Daily Participation (Exhibitors present all 3 days)
SoonerCon 23 will proudly feature the U.S. convention big screen premiere of Star Trek Continues episode 3, "Fairest of them All", on Saturday, June 28 at 4pm. Star Trek Continues is a fan created web series which continues the original 5 year mission of the Enterprise from the classic series "Star Trek", and features SoonerCon guests Vic Mignogna as Captain Kirk and Larry Nemecek as Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy.
Vic Mignogna and Larry Nemecek will be appearing all three days at SoonerCon 23.
SoonerCon Announces Their "Voices of Anime" Headline Guests.
Midwest City, Ok - SoonerCon, Oklahoma's own ComicCon/Pop Culture Expo, has announced their featured anime guests, featuring some of the most well known and popular voice actors in English-Adapted Anime for their June 2014 event.
Vic Mignogna, Jamie Marchi and Tiffany Grant have voiced over 300 characters in Anime, including characters from Full-Metal Alchemist, Dragonball Z, Elfen Lied, One Piece, and more.