Katsucon is an annual 3-day fan convention for multi-cultural enthusiasts and entertainment. The sponsors are dedicated to bringing information about Japanese animation, society, and traditional and popular culture to fans everywhere. The convention boasts an impressive panel schedule and enthusiastic cosplay community.
Capclave is an intimate and relaxed literary convention sponsored by The Washington Science Fiction Association. This is a wonderful venue to get to interact with some big name authors and here them discuss their craft as well as offer some readings. There is a dealer's room, crafts, collectibles and a multitude of science fiction and fantasy literature related items.
BronyCon is a convention held by and for fans of the cartoon My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. This show attracts an audience of all ages and has performaces, vendors, a multitude of panels and an exhibition floor!
Awesome Con is a fantastic geek-centric convention in the DC metro area. What started out as a comic book convention has grown to embrace all aspects of popular culture and media. This three day event draws very big names in the comic and entertainment industry (Star Wars, Dr. Who, etc). There are also entertainment options and the Awesome Con-cert!
Big Planet has an awesome selection of comics for all tastes. They even publish some themselves in cooperation with Retrofit Comics.
Big Planet Comics has a great selection of comics and a helpful and knowledgeable staff.
Big Planet Comics has a great selection of comics with a helpful and knowledgeable staff.
Big Planet Comics carries comics for all interests and even co-publishes comics with Retrofit Comics.
Great locally owned comic book shop right in the heart of downtown Annapolis. They carry a full line of comics as well as graphic novels, toys, and some children's books. The owner, Billy, and staff are knowledgeable and passionate about their product.
Collectors Comics has a little something for the geek in everyone. New and back issue comics, Manga, DVD's, Games, Toys and collectibles.
Third Eye Comics, is a testament to the hard work of Steve and Trish, the wonderful couple who brought it to life! With over 5000 feet of space dedicated to comics, games and geek culture, this shop is worth a stop-in. They have had several Eisner Spirit nominations and are renowned for their passion and knowledge of all things comics. Third Eye carries a full line of mainstream and independent comics, supplies, novelties and merchandise. For the gamer, they also have a huge selection of board games, RPG games and supplies, CCG's and other card games. Check out their other location in Southern Maryland as well!
Victory Comics is a great mecca for any geek, with offerings for any interest. Their 3500 sq. ft space has comics galore with both new and back issues from all the major houses and independents. But wait...There's more! They also offer a full line of merchandise and gaming equipment with in-store gaming opportunities. Victory Comics is also a presence at many conventions across the country. Serving all of the metro Washington, DC area, this is one great shop!
This location is the showroom for eStarland's website. They have a great selection of video games, statues and collectibles.
The Compleat Strategist has four locations and is dedicated to helping you have the best gaming experience you can. They have an impressive inventory and a knowledgeable staff.
The International Spy Museum offers a great selection of historical and modern spy gadgets and gizmos. They have exhibits that are hands on and there is something here for all age groups. Real life and fictional spies are exhibited and the gift shop has some awesome gifts for the novice spy.