Game Closet Event

Special Guests of WaCon

We are still confirming our list of special guests, the following have already been confirmed!

Sonny Strait

Sonny Strait
As a voice actor, Sonny is considered to be one of the most recognized voice actors in the business. Besides Dragonball Z’s Krillin he has worked on many popular animated characters including Maes Hughes from Full Metal Alchemist, Usopp from One Piece and Cartoon Network’s laid back, robot host Toonami Tom. He has also worked as a writer and director on several TV series including Dragonball Z, Case Closed and Lupin the Third.
As a comic book artist he has 17 published works to date including his débuted self-published series Mr. Average featured in The Comics Journal and Elfquest which was published by both WARP Graphics and DC Comics. Sonny is considered one of the top Elfquest artists from its over 30 year history.

Clint Cearley

Clint Cearley -
Illustrator for Magic the Gathering™, freelance artist/illustrator.

Trained in traditional media Clint now works as a freelance digital artist with such companies as Wizards of the Coast for their game Magic: The Gathering. Featured in Spectrum 17, 19 and 21 his work was also awarded the Master title in Ballistic's Exposé 10.

RK Post

RK Post -
Illustrator for Magic the Gathering™, freelance artist/illustrator.

He has done work for TSR, Wizards of the Coast, White Wolf, WizKids, Fanpro, Microsoft (Mythica, X Box), LucasFilm, 20th Century Fox (both Aliens VS Predator), Sega (Dreamcast), Nintendo, Ballantine Books, Science Fiction Book Club, Hasbro (televsion and animation), Marvel Entertainment, DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics, the History Channel, and Blizzard Entertainment (Daiblo 2, Worlds of Warcraft) and SOE (The Agency).

Galen Ihlenfeldt

Galen Ihlenfeldt -
Freelance artist/illustrator & card alters

Dezzy Diamond

Dezzy Russell aka Dezzy Diamond
Cosplaying since 2008, Dezzy has already done over 50 different costumes. She enjoys sharing her expertise and helping others in the cosplay community. She now hosts sewing, introductory panels, wig design, and patterning panels

James Smith

James Smith with How to Be a Nerd (H+2B=N) podcast will be there doing coverage and interviews.


Becky “Integral of Paper Wings Cosplay”
With more than 15 years of experience under her belt, Integral has done a little bit of everything. This award-winning Waco-based cosplayer has been featured in the book "Cosplay in America" and has travelled conventions far and wide. She finds the most enjoyment, however, from just walking the halls in costume and meeting fans of the same games and series she picks her costumes from.