US: Hasbro details official Hascon convention

Hasbro has revealed the details of its in-house convention, aptly titled Hascon.

The show will take place in Provence, Rhode Island with tickets openly available to the public. 

The firm has also confirmed a slate of guests set to make appearances including Stan Lee, Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Andrea Libman (MLP), Dude Perfect (Nerf), Mark Rosewater (MTG Designer), Meghan McCarthy (Hasbro Studios), Mark Boudreaux (Star Wars Toys), Cathy Weseluck (MLP), Candace Payne (Chewbacca Mom), John Warden (TF Designer), Derryl DePriest (GI Joe, Micronauts, Stretch Armstrong VP).

Events confirmed to appear at the show include interactive brand experiences, meet and greets, panels, cosplay competitions and more.

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