Cyphan Con

Robert Picardo at CyphanCon 2011

PlayItGrand August 8, 2011 No Comments »

The second annual CyphanCon here in Chicago brought in one of my personal favorite actors. Robert Picardo played one of my favorite characters on Star Trek: Voyager, the holographic Doctor! Later he donned a different kind of uniform to eventually ... Read More »

CyphanCon is Coming!

PlayItGrand June 16, 2011 No Comments »

The second CyphanCon is coming up next month, and this SpaceGypsy is getting downright anxious to re-experience the most unique convention in the Midwest. What makes CyphanCon so special? You’re kidding, right? Click here right now to read my review ... Read More »

The Top 10 Things That MADE CyphanCon

PlayItGrand July 26, 2010 No Comments »

With conventions, sometimes it’s the little things that stand out. Things that you wouldn’t realize how cool they are until they actually happen to you. CyphanCon was full of those moments, so here’s my top 10! 10. A terrific dealers ... Read More »

A Little of This, a Little of That . . .

PlayItGrand July 14, 2010 2 Comments »

The recipe for making the perfection convention is not set in stone. Sometimes things fall into place just the way they should, and sometimes they don’t. After attending nine conventions since 2004, I at least feel like I’ve seen it all. ... Read More »

In a Jewel Staite

PlayItGrand July 7, 2010 1 Comment »

The third and final guest at Cyphan Con was the one I had worked the hardest to be ready to see.  I spent every moment I had the last three days before the convention doing just one thing. That’s right. I watched ... Read More »