Final Form Fusion Returns!

Causeacon is excited to welcome back Final Form Fusion, the best performance group on the con circuit! Final Form Fusion is an award-winning troupe of professionally trained belly dancers brought together by a longing to express their mutual love of geek culture through music and dance. Assembled in the autumn …

Here Comes Rory Healy!

Causeacon 2018 is excited to welcome actor Rory Healy to our convention this year!  Rory Healy is a trained actor who began his career performing in plays as diverse as Chekov, Greek theatre, and Woody Allen.  After moving to Atlanta in 1988, he wound up playing guitar with the band …

The Talented Matthew Atchley

Matthew Atchley is a celebrity artist known for his hand drawn intricately detailed illustrations. His subjects span across all fandoms and different forms of pop culture including characters from popular TV, film, comics, and more. Matthew has recently announced his partnership with actor Sean Astin. They have begun to produce …

The Talented Autumn Roark

Causeacon is very excited to announce that the talented Autumn Roark will be gracing us with her presence this year! She is an accomplished cosplayer from North Carolina and will be one of our guest judges during 2018’s Cosplay Contest. We sat down and interviewed Autumn about her cosplay experiences …

None Like Joshua

Causeacon is pleased to announce our first musical guest, None Like Joshua! As a versatile wordsmith and experimental electronic producer, None Like Joshua has been dabbling through a diverse set of music genres and topics to rap about since 2009. The level of fame that he’s garnered with over 21 …

My First Con, Costume & Contest!

My First Con, Costume and Contest!   What started out as a fun Halloween project for 2017, ended up being an award-winning costume, “Best in Show”, at Beckley’s first convention in 2017, Causeacon. I hope by telling you how I made my costume, down to my first experience and being …

Cleanliness is next to Conliness!

Going to conventions is a lot of fun! You get to meet new people, dress up as your favorite characters and play video games all day. However, sometimes things can go sour quick when someone has a case of “Con Funk”. What is “Con Funk” you may ask? Well, it’s …

Be A Hero

Be A Hero at Summersville Lake! As a way to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness month, the Women’s Resource Center held the “Be a Hero” event at the Summersville Retreat and Lighthouse. Kidquest, Children’s Home Society, Child Advocacy Center, New River CTC Browning Social Services students, SCTV, city, county and state …

Sleeping Samurai

Konnichiwa Minasan (hello everyone) General Information: Sleeping Samurai is a company based around bringing Interactive Entertainment to conventions. They supply hand made foam weapons, made to simulate actual weapons with as much historical accuracy as possible. These weapons are created entirely by the staff of Sleeping Samurai. Most all of …

A New Experience

Causeacon was by far one of the greatest experiences of my life. Seeing hundreds of nerds, geeks, and anyone in between or outside of the spectrum gathered in one place was honestly a bit life changing. To find out that so many people in my area relate to the same …