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Friday, April 8

10:00am HST

Introduction to Comic Book Publishing Part 1
Introduction to Comic Pubishing Part 1, an brief history of modern comics, what comics are and aren't, what the jobs in comics are and what they do, what to look for in comic stories for publication.

Friday April 8, 2016 10:00am - 11:30am HST
Room 316B: Hawaii Convention Center

1:30pm HST

LFG: A New Player's Guide to Tabletop Roleplaying Games
All it takes is a pencil, paper, dice, and some friends to tap into the boundless world of your imagination. But where to start? Well, our panel isn't such a bad place, so why not drop by? Stay a while and listen to our "veteran" group of Game Masters as we discuss the basics of Tabletop Roleplaying and what you can look forward to inside Kawaii Kon's Tabletop Gaming Room!

Friday April 8, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm HST
Room 316A: Hawaii Convention Center

7:15pm HST

Drones, Drones, Drones
From the middle east to aerial photography to Amazon. Drones are everywhere.

Learn more about this technology and it's implications for society.

There will be prizes and giveaways during the Q&A period.

Friday April 8, 2016 7:15pm - 8:15pm HST
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

9:15pm HST

European Swordsmaship
European Swordsmanship (Part I & II combined): Medieval Plate Armour and Armoured Combat - Lecture, demonstration of armoured fighting and Q&A by Dr. Brian R. Price and the Schola Saint George.

Friday April 8, 2016 9:15pm - 10:45pm HST
Room 316A: Hawaii Convention Center
Saturday, April 9

10:00am HST

Animation to Comics - How to Convert a TV Series into a Monthly Comic Book Series
Learn from those in the animation field how they traversed the gap in media when they took an animated series pitch and turned it into a monthly graphic novel. Honolulu TV commercial producer/animator Gary Turner, and from Michigan, concept designer Mel Bontrager are creators on the exciting new series "I, Mage" from Action Lab Entertainment. They'll be demonstrating the challenges and sharing how they achieved their successes.

Saturday April 9, 2016 10:00am - 11:00am HST
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

1:15pm HST

LFG: How to Find and Maintain a TTRPG Group
So you wanna roll some dice, kill some monsters, and get pizza stains all over your character sheet; but where do you find like-minded people share an adventure of critical failures with? Join us as we discuss various resources your party can utilize in order to obtain fuller, longer, thicker RPG sessions!

Saturday April 9, 2016 1:15pm - 3:15pm HST
Room 316B: Hawaii Convention Center
Sunday, April 10

12:30pm HST

European Swordsmanship Practical
European Swordsmanship: Hands-on practical workshop for the sword in two hands! Members of the Schola Saint George will teach fundamentals of the medieval swordsmanship based on surviving manuscripts.

Sunday April 10, 2016 12:30pm - 2:00pm HST
Room 316A: Hawaii Convention Center

1:45pm HST

The Last Outpost Presents: Avengers vs Justice League
Captain America vs. Batman? Thor vs. Superman? Iron Man vs. Cyborg? The Scarlet Witch vs. Wonder Woman? The battle is on. Choose the earth's champions. Choose your hero. We'll bring the bad guys.

Sunday April 10, 2016 1:45pm - 2:45pm HST
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

4:00pm HST

Introduction to Comic Book Publishing Part 2
Introduction to Comic Publishing Part 2 covers selecting publication formats, logos and cover design, selecting printers or ebook vendors, marketing, promotions, and running the business.

Sunday April 10, 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm HST
Room 316B: Hawaii Convention Center