The Xperience -Awesome Con Recap

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls it is that time of year where our favorite Washington DC convention Awesome Con has come and gone.


For it’s seventh year in a row Awesome Con shattered expectations and once again delivered something for everyone to enjoy. From Cary Elwes, Chris Sarandon, and Wallace Shawn from “The Princess Bride” to Amy Jo Johnson from “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers”, to Val Kilmer from films like “Tombstone” and “Batman Forever” plus many more from the film and tv medium to the likes of Jimmy Palmiotti and Amanda Connor from DC Comics “Harley Quinn” to Marguerite Bennett who is currently writing Boom Studios “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Beyond the Grid”, and so many more in the comic industry Awesome Con did not disappoint.

Cary Elwes
Michael with Awesome Con Celebrity Guest Cary Elwes. – Photo by Epic Photo Ops


Plus with Pride Alley, Awesome Con Jr., and Future Con Awesome Con was able to deliver quality content for the LGBT community as well for children, and for science education.


Interview with Kyle Higgins (Boom Studios “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers”)


Interview with Celebrity Guest Wes Johnson (Voice Actor for Fallout and Elder Scrolls video games)


Awesome Con also had a great pro wrestling presence as WWE Hall of Famers Sting, Sgt. Slaughter, and 2019 Inductee Billy Gunn (Slaughter and Gunn appeared courtesy of were all in attendance, plus three spectacular panels featuring the likes of Phil Stamper and Nyla Rose (The New Rise of Pro Wrestling), Maki Roll (Pro Wrestling Connection for Marginalized Fans), and AwesomeMania’s own Michael Lindenbaum and Ben Taylor for the 7th Annual AwesomeMania.


Overall Awesome Con was a great success, and will be returning to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center next year from May 1st to May 3rd 2020.

Michael with Detective Pikachu in the Awesome Con Jr. Section of Awesome Con.


For more information on Awesome Con, visit them on their website today!

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