Peter David is a prolific author whose career, and continued popularity, spans nearly two decades. He has worked in every conceivable media: Television, film, books (fiction, non-fiction and audio), short stories, and comic books, and acquired followings in all of them. Peter has written episodes of Babylon 5, created the Star Trek: New Frontier series of novels, and authored perhaps the definitive run on Marvel Comics' The Incredible Hulk. Learn more about Peter here.
Gaming Guest of Honor: Andy Chambers
Andy Chambers has worked on some the most popular and complex games released in the last 20 years, with a range of experience that spans the miniature combat franchise Warhammer 40,000 -- for which he oversaw development of both the 3rd and 4th Editions of the game -- and the record-breaking strategy video game Starcraft II, for which Andy served as lead writer and creative director. Not bad for a guy that annoyed his way into a game design career. Learn more about Andy here.
Artist Guest of Honor: Kristin Kest
For almost twenty years Kristin Kest has worked as a freelance illustrator creating the images for over 30 children’s educational / science books. Her work has been selected for a number of the annual Society of Illustrators Shows as well as cover art for the Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. Learn more about Kristin here.
Featured Musical Guests: il Troubadore
Louisville's own il Troubadore -- the beloved and eccentric transgenre dance-and-music quartet -- will serve as the Intermission Entertainment during the ConGlomeration Masquerade, will offer a bellydance workshop, perform Klingon Ballet and oversee the xenomusicology panel for KidCon 2011. Learn more about il Troubadore here.
Featured Costuming Guests: Jake and Ben Rich
The Brothers Rich FX is an independent duo of special effects, prop and makeup artists from the ranks of Dreamscape Studios. Learn more about Jake & Ben here.
Featured Artist: Scott Webb
Scott has been a noted local sculptor for years, and not just because he designs the ConGlomeration Art Show trophies. Learn more about Scott here.
- Alycia Davidson, author of The Grave of the Fireflies from Tate Publishing
- Pamela Turner, author of Death Sword from Lyrical Press
- Coarey Trim, co-host of the Game Knights podcast and author of Legendary Heroes: The Heart of Madaen from Publish America
- Troy and Will, co-hosts of the Completely Comics podcast
- Carol and Mags, co-hosts of the All Games Considered podcast
Guests of Honor questions?