Two big names are here to talk to you, take photos, and sign your swag
Aleron Kong The Father of American LitRPG
2:30PM in the Community Zone
Dr. Aleron Kong of Atlanta, Georgia is know for his best-selling series “The Land” which has sold over 500,000 copies. He is on the Amazon top 100 Authors list, and is an active member of the Science Fiction Writers of America. He hopes to bring diversity to the world of SciFi writers. A doctor by night and author by day, Dr. Al has a lifetime goal of leaving the world a better place than he found it.
When he isn’t writing or saving lives, he is mentoring other authors entering the field, working with various charities, or spending time with his siblings and six nieces and nephews.
Yaya Han professional cosplayer
3:30PM in the Community Zone
Yaya Han is one of only few cosplayers in the world to build a business in this hobbyist community, but even after a decade of success, she strives to stay true to what got her into this field originally – fun and creativity. To this day, Yaya has made over 375 costumes, appeared as a Guest at hundreds of events all over the globe, and been featured in two US Network TV Shows. Yaya is the first cosplayer to create a cosplay-focused fabric line for Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores; the first to design a cosplay pattern line for a major company, McCall Patterns; and the first cosplayer to launch a sewing machine with Bernina Sewing Machine Company.