As we previously detailed, Galacticon IV in Seattle almost completely fell apart just days before it was set to open. And while it may have turned out — well, OK — a lot of fans are still steamed, and there’s quite a bit of finger-pointing and hurt feelings over what transpired.
Certainly, this is not the first time a convention has run into issues. Many first-year cons are one-and-done because of poor management, lack of funds, or any number of reasons. But whatever happens, you’d better be ready for the fallout. And hopefully, you learn a thing or two along the way.