The TFcon 2014 hotel block is now available. You can book your hotel room for TFcon 2014 by calling the Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre reservation department direct and toll free at 1-800-422-8238 or book online. When booking by phone, please ask for the TFcon rate to receive the discount. You can book your room via the 2014 hotel reservation website at https://www.deltahotels.com/Groups/Delta-Meadowvale-Groups/TFcon-Transformers-Conference
The group rate is good for July 7th to July 18th, 2014 at the price of $109 per room. No deposit is required to reserve your room now. You have until the day before your reservation to cancel your room if you can’t make the convention.
The 2014 Ontario Collectors Con will be January 26th at the Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre – 6750 Mississauga Road, Mississauga, Ontario.
The show features a huge selection of vintage 80s and 90s toys and all the latest releases from today such as Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Masters of the Universe (vintage and modern), Super Heroes (Marvel Universe/Legends, DC Universe etc), Wrestling, Power Rangers, and tons of other toys, comics and collectibles.
Save the dates! TFcon – The world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention will take place July 11th to 13th, 2014 in Toronto. TFcon will return to the Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Transformers. Discounted hotel block information will be available in the near future. Dealer bookings will open in January. We hope you can join us.
The 10th annual Canadian Action Figure Expo will be September 29th, 2013 at the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel - 600 Highway 7 East, Richmond Hill, Ontario.
The show features a huge selection of vintage 80s toys and all the latest releases from today such as Transformers (vintage and Japanese imports), Star Wars (new and vintage), GIJoe (vintage and modern), Masters of the Universe (vintage and modern), Super Heroes (Marvel Universe/Legends, DC Universe etc), Wrestling, and tons of other Action Figures and collectibles.
TFcon would like to thank everyone for their contributions this year. Thanks to our guests Jack Angel, Dick Gautier, Venus Verzo, James Roberts, Marilyn Lightstone, Livio Ramondelli, Casey Coller, Alex Milne, Andrew Griffith, John-Paul Bove, Josh Perez, Marvin Mariano, Matt Moylan, Silas Zee, Ben Dolle, Chris Ho and Dan Khanna for sharing the weekend with us. Thanks to iGear, and Mech Ideas for providing the exclusives and all the other 3rd party companies for contributing to the product preview panel. Thanks to Dylan G, Rage Design and Inch Imaging for their graphic and printing assists. Thanks to Ryan for bringing Prowl out for us. Thanks to AVW TELAV for the AV support. Thanks to the staff of the Delta for being great hosts. Thanks to the staff and volunteers that work tirelessly to execute the convention every year. And of course thanks to you the attendees who came out and made the event a huge success.
See you again in 2014.
TFcon is happy to announce the return of artist Dan Khanna to the 2013 convention. He will be selling prints and offering commissions to attendees all weekend long.
Audition for a chance to do a live script reading this Saturday with voice actors Jack Angel, Dick Gautier, Venus Terzo and Marilyn Lightstone at the TFcon 2013 Live Script Reading. To get you ready check out the TFcon 2013 live script reading prelude comic below.
TFcon is happy to welcome back Silas Zee to the TFcon 2013 guest list. Known in the fandom for his My Little Transformer videos and his artwork under the screen name of shibamura_prime, Silas has lent his unique style to the box art of the TFcon 2013 exclusives ROSWELL and VAN GUARDIAN. He will be selling prints and offering commissions to attendees all weekend long.
The TFcon 2013 charity auction for Make-A-Wish Canada will take place 1 pm Saturday. If you have anything you can donate it would be greatly appreciated. Please email us if you can contribute.
TFcon is pleased to announce the addition of Andrew Griffith to the 2013 guest list. Andrew is the artist on IDW’s ongoing Transformers: Robots in Disguise comic book. He will be signing, selling prints and offering commissions to attendees all weekend long.
FansProjectCore returns to TFcon 2013 with limited quantities of exclusives for sale and some big reveals. Check out their booth and the 3rd Party Product Preview on the Saturday for all the goodies.
TFcon is pleased to welcome back Matt Moylan to the convention this year. He is best known to Transformers fans as the man behind LilFormers. You can meet him in the TFcon 2013 artist alley all weekend long.
TFcon is happy to welcome back Transformers toy designer and artist Marvin Mariano to the 2013 convention. Marvin’s involvement with the Transformers franchise includes packaging design and concept illustrations for Transformers Armada, Transtech, the Transformers Movie and Transformers/Star Wars Crossovers. Examples of Transformer characters he has worked on are: Obsidian (Beast Machines), Transtech/Armada – Optimus, Megatron, Cheetor, Black Arachnia, Shockwave, and Starscream to name a few. Marvin will be setup in the TFcon artist alley all weekend.
Today is your last opportunity to preregister for TFcon 2013 and preorder the TFcon 2013 exclusives ROSWELL and VAN GUARDIAN limited to 500 pieces each and register for the customizing class. Online registration closes today Monday, July 15th at 11:55pm.
TFcon is pleased to welcome UK-based artist John-Paul Bove to the convention this year. Bove is best known to Transformers fans for his work colouring the Regeneration One book for IDW. He will be available throughout the weekend, digitally colouring your black and white sketches and signing your comics.
TFcon is happy to reveal the 2013 custom class figure “Transformers Prime Decepticharge”. Instructed by customizing veterans DAK, Nemesis Predaking, Plowking and Chans formers, this class will take you through the real customizing process from start to finish, taking a toy and transforming it into a new character. Using a new head sculpt, paint, stickers and several hours of focus, all skill levels can learn how to create their own custom toy in this class where everything you need will be provided. There are still spots open for the Sunday class which you can register for here: http://tfcon2013.eventbrite.ca/
We are very pleased to welcome voice actor Marilyn Lightstone the voice of Crasher and Path Finder in Challenge of the GoBots to TFcon 2013. Ms. Lightstone will be taking part in a Q&A panel and autograph session with the attendees of the world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention on the Saturday only.
Today marks the 66th Anniversary of the Roswell UFO Incident; as such we are pleased to share with you video reviews of the TFcon 2013 exclusives Roswell and Van Guardian.
You can order these figures through the TFcon 2013 registration page.
TFcon is pleased to announce the return of the Transformers Fan-Made Media Panel this year to our programming. Hosted by Ben Dolle (Peaugh) and Chris Ho (Vangelus) they will discuss media-making within the Transformers fandom, and take part in a Q&A where they will provide tips to help you with your video reviews.