MYR pop culture geeks rejoice! X-Con World is back (Update: Photos, call for feedback)

X-Con World 2011 T-shirt sneak peek

Update October 24th (Photos, call for reviews): What did you think of X-Con?

If you attended the event, tell us what you think. General social media chatter leads us to believe there's room for improvment. Be constructive in your feedback- what to could make X-Con better?

Local photographer extraordinaire Keith Jacobs set up a photo booth at the event and posted the shots to a large open album on Facebook. Check it out (Facebook log-in required).

If you have photos, post them up somewhere and we'll update this, um, update.

First Report: X-Con World, Myrtle Beach's only comic book, sci-fi, fantasy and gaming convention is back!

X-Con World will kick off its fourth annual convention on Saturday, October 22nd at the Spingmaid Resort in Myrtle Beach. Sponsored by the Palmetto Arts Alliance, a non-profit that aims to funds and supports numerous Myrtle Beach area charities; X-Con has grown in both size and popularity over the years. Fans of comic books, sci-fi, collectible toys, gaming, horror and pop culture in general will feel right at home. 

What's new at this year's X-Con?

This year X-Con will welcome some new guests: 

What artists, writers and celebrities will be at X-Con World IV?




For the full schedule of the X-Con weekend and for ticket information hop on over to Also, make sure to 'like' them on Facebook and check out their website

Check out: Myrtle Beach Scene's video from the 2010 X-Con, an exclusive look at this years 2011 X-Con shirt by local artist David Hammond and a map to the Springmaid (we don't want you to get lost).