Reading about DashCon is depressing to say the least. Fan-run conventions are horrendously difficult to organise at the best of times (sometimes it’s best to leave it to the experts) and Chinese whispers on the Internet can whip up a whole storm of fan fury.

Anyhoo the whole thing made us flashback to the infamous Firefly convention cancellation from 2006. But that story had a happy ending as you’ll see from the following article.

Flanvention cancelled, Flans and cast partying any damn way