Nerd Con

Nerd Con 2022

Events Schedule

Happening in Panel Room Neon (aka Magnolia Room)

11am: Tolkien Talks

12pm: The Way of the Author

1pm: Star Trek/Star Wars: Warping the Singularity

2pm: Actors - That's Great It Starts with an Earthquake: How We Arrived and Are Living in the Craft

3pm: Nerd Con Cosplay Contest

4pm: Snark Fest

Meet & Greet Opportunities

Noah Hathaway

Noah Hathaway

Noah Hathaway is a multi-award winning American actor and former teen idol. He is best known for appearing as Atreyu in the film “The NeverEnding Story.” Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Noah started his career when he was 3 years old. He appeared in a few commercials until he made his TV debut in 1978 at the age of 6, with a key role as Boxey in the series “Battlestar Galactica.” He made his film debut with the 1980 film ‘It’s My Turn’ and then appeared in many small film and TV roles until he earned his big break. In 1984, he scored his first breakthrough with the fantasy film “The NeverEnding Story.” His portrayal of Atreyu won Noah the Saturn Award for the Best Performance by a Younger Actor as well as a nomination for a Young Artist Award. In 1986, Noah earned a leading role in the comedy–horror film “Troll,”’ which featured him as Harry Potter Jr. At nearly age 20 Noah was forced to stop acting due to a previous injury. After a hiatus of a little over a decade Noah returned to acting in 2012, with the film “Sushi Girl,” and later in 2013 “Blue Dream.” Currently Noah is living in Las Vegas, NV, with his wife and is acting as well as writing/producing TV and feature films.

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Annalise Bergen

Description: Annalise is a pint-sized SAG-eligible actress who appeared in Episode 1 of Marvel’s “Hawkeye” across from Jeremy Renner as a child dressed as Black Widow. In the scene, she triggered haunting memories for the Avenger reminding him of Black Widow’s death in the blockbuster hit “Endgame.” Fans turned her performance into viral memes and tribute videos. This 12-year-old Mont Belvieu resident has performed in more than 25 productions - TV, film, national commercials, as well as modeling for major retail brands. She has starred as the lead role of several independent films ranging from emotionally-charged performances to roles bringing her sweet, bubbly personality to the screen.

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Elise Baughman

Elise Baughman is a voice actress, screen actress, and TV host. She has voiced numerous characters in anime, animation, and video games, with her most popular role being Pan on Dragon Ball GT and the DBZ video games. She also hosts the YouTube show Anime Adventures where she interviews her fellow anime voice actors and others as she travels the country going to comic cons, anime conventions, and recording studios – along with doing Zoom interviews!

In addition to Pan, Elise’s anime credits also include Momiji’s Mother in Fruits Basket (Reboot), Momiji’s Mother and Rika in Fruits Basket (Original), Ayame in Yu Yu Hakusho, Yoko Okino in Case Closed, Ricky in Kiddy Grade, Sayoko in Spiral, Angelique in Burst Angel, Yukina in Girls Bravo, and other fun roles.

Her video game credits include Pan in multiple Dragon Ball games, Hemlock Willo in Paladins, Nu Horizons Nu Wa in SMITE, Armony Eiselstein in Fullmetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel, Hostess Missy in Aeon Flux, and Princess in Romancing Saga – among others.

Elise also voiced the character of Mom Baxter in the animated series, Boz the Bear – by the Emmy award-winning producers of Barney. 

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Chris Rager

Voice actor, single father, and savior of worlds. Currently residing in Dallas, Chris Rager has been bringing you your favorite anime and video game characters, like Hercule from DBZ and Mr. Torgue in the Game of the Year Borderlands 2. When not being challenged by his daughter, he takes on challenging roles like the Principal in Assassination Classroom as well as Dagger Morse in Show by Rock. In the future, Chris hopes to bring more excitement and explosions to more characters and opportunities!

Josh Martin

Josh Martin

Josh Martin has been the voice of Majin Buu (Fat, Evil and Kid) from DBZ and Commander Red from Dragon Ball since 2001, as well as memorable characters from Lupin the 3rd, Yosaku from One Piece, and Larry Butz from Ace Attorney. Josh has also written and produced short films, co-owned, operated, and performed in improv, sketch, and musical comedy troupes and even provided body talent for Barney (the purple dinosaur) on the award winning world tour. When he’s not in the booth, he’s serving up fresh rhymes with his band mates in The Original Beastie Boys Tribute Band Rhymin’ N Stealin.’

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Duncan Watson

Known for being the voice actor for Charlie Brown from 1975-1977, Duncan Watson can be heard in Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown, You’re a Good Sport, Charlie Brown, and Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown. Duncan lives in Southwest New Hampshire and has 2 daughters, Samantha 25 & Selma 22.

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Melanie Kohn

Melanie Kohn was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area where she began acting in theatre at the age of three. Her first on screen appearance was in The Godfather. Melanie went on to voice "Lucy" in the iconic Peanuts specials. Her credits include "It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown," "It's a Mystery Charlie Brown," "You're a Good Sport, Charlie Brown," "Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown," and the full-length feature film "Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown." She also voiced Lucy in TV commercials for Weber's and Millbrook bread. Melanie has worked in radio as an on-air personality and marketing specialist. She wrote and voiced many of her clients' ads. She now makes her home in the Houston area.

Tom McKee

Tom McKee

Tom McKee is a voice actor most known for the Zombies in season six of One Piece, the Royal Guards in the Royal Tutor, and Officer Gil in Night Watch. His first voice over was for a pilot called Chaos Kernel where he voiced Elvis the Alien. He's done some video game work as the Henchman in Riot! and as the Knight Healer on Knights vs Pirates vs Vikings 2. He is also narrating a series of audiobooks called Canvas Skies: the Wings of Freedom where he voices Lt. Colonel Red.

Event Vendors

The Pointe Grille will be serving food from 11am to 4pm.


Alter Ego Comics & Games

Art of Elena Lorenzo

Artsy Ninja

Asylum Glass Works

Author D. C. GOMEZ

BiBo’s Bounty

Binah’s Cosmo Cosplay

BlueRuby Studios

Carol’s Crystals & Craft

Chuck's Longbox / The Ravel Alliance


Creative Undertakings


Crystal Lady Cosmic Creations

Cursed Dragon Ship Publishing


DmNerd Artist

Dragonfly Acres LLC

Evine Arts

Foreman Art and Collectibles

Four Widget Stands

Gamer's Inner Circle

Geeky Gorgeous

Get a KLU Comics

HexHare Crafts

Hoop Snake Graphics LLC

Houston Tolkien Society

Inklings Publishing

John David Rutledge

Joseph A. Schiller

Kayleigh Creates

Krisi Gee Art

Lady Tsuki

Last Sentry Comics

Leyel Jones


Luna Shore

Mustafar Temple Saber Guild

Nerd Emporium


Nerdy Tony

Nico’s Comics / Flicker Effect Designs

Night Owl Designs

O. A. Toledo Books

Once Upon A Comic World

Peachy & Fairy

Phil Salazar


Protag Market

Random Toyz HTX

Retro Bandit

The Retro Exchange

Rose Garcia Books

The Slab Guy

Spicy Panda Stickers

Sunfire Layne



Thia Finn

Tink's Trinkets

The Toy King

Twisted Time Machine

The USS Endurance

Wind Trail Publishing

Zombie Kisses Cosplay

Cosplay Contest

Join us for our cosplay contest at 3:00pm. We have two categories: adults and children. Adult prizes: 1st place - $300, 2nd place - $200, 3rd place - $100. Winners in the children’s category will be given gift cards.

Rules: As a family-friendly event, attendees must ensure that their costumes are appropriate in all respects. Nudity, thongs, body paint/sheer material in lieu of appropriate clothing, and hate symbols are prohibited. Shoes must be worn at all times. Military, law enforcement, emergency medical personnel, government agents, or similarly themed costumes must be easily distinguishable from modern, official uniforms. Oversized costumes and props are discouraged and may be prohibited. Bladed weapons and firearms are strictly prohibited.

Event Parking

Parking is free. Overflow parking is available at The Hilltop at Eagle Pointe and is within walking distance to the venue. Additional overflow parking is available at Eagle Pointe Golf Club. A shuttle will be available from this location.