1939 Retro Hugo Award Winners

4 January 2015 - the Loncon 3 Artist Showcase is now available to download in PDF format.

1939 Retro Hugo Award Winners

14 August 2014 - Loncon 3 is delighted to announce the 1939 Retro Hugo Award winners.

Record Hugo Participation

7 August 2014 - Loncon 3 is proud to announce that it received 3,587 valid ballots for the 2014 Hugo Awards. More details here.

Cosmonaut at Loncon 3

6 August 2014 - Cosmonaut Anatolii Artsebarskii will be at the whole convention and speaking on Sunday 17 August, more details here and press release here.

Programme now available

24 July 2014 - The schedule is now available through our programme guides here.

Hugo Ceremony Hosts announced

17 July 2014 - The 2014 Hugo Ceremony will be hosted by leading science fiction and fantasy authors Justina Robson and Geoff Ryman. More details here

Fantastic partnership with BFI

17 July 2014 - Loncon 3 has joined forces with the British Film Institute to celebrate the UK's long heritage of science fiction and the fantastic on television. More details here

Access services

08 July 2014 - LAST CALL: all requests for accessible accomodation must be received no later than midnight Thursday 10 July. More details here

PEN/H G Wells lecture

08 July 2014 - Audrey Niffenegger will give the first PEN / H G Wells lecture at Loncon 3. More details here

Access services

06 July 2014 - We're offering a service for booking mobility scooters. More details here

Theatre programme announced

04 July 2014 - We have released full details of our exciting theatre programme. Full details here

Childcare at Loncon 3

03 July 2014 - Please book your childcare by 14 July. Details available here. To help you plan, some programme highlights are listed here

Progress Report 4 Now Available

02 July 2014 - Download your electronic copy of our last Progress Report here. Full of essential information for getting to and enjoying the convention.

Help wanted

02 July 2014 - We have a number of specific tasks for which we're seeking volunteers. In most cases no prior experience is needed and it's a great way to meet people and be a part of Loncon 3. Details here

1939 Retro Hugo Voter Packet

01 July 2014 - The 1939 Retro Hugo Voter Packet is now available

Hall passes

20 June 2014 - For a taste of Loncon 3 at a low price, we are offering a limited number of Hall passes for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Programme participants

15 June 2014 - We are today sending emails to all our programme participants with a first draft of their schedules. It's going to be an amazing programme!

Membership rates to increase on 14 July

10 June 2014 - Loncon 3 membership rates will rise on 14 July: Adult rates increase to £135 (US$225); family rates become £300 (US$500); all other attending rates also rise. Join now to beat the increase! Full details here

Additions to 2014 Hugo Voter Packet

10 June 2014 - The voter packet has been updated to include new material in the following categories: Fan Artist, Related Work, Short Story, Novelette and Novella. Members can download the packet here.

Hugo Voting Now Open

06 June 2014 - Cast your ballot for the 2014 Hugo Awards here and for the 1939 Retro Hugo Awards here.

Worldcon Philharmonic Orchestra

03 June 2014 - The highlight of Loncon 3's music programme will be a concert by the Worldcon Philharmonic Orchestra

Masquerade and costumes at Loncon 3

03 June 2014 - If you love costumes and costuming, check out our new information about the Masquerade and Hall Costumes at Loncon 3. You can register today! More details


Buy From the Dealers

The Dealers’ Zone at Loncon 3 will be integral to the Exhibits Hall. This is the shopping emporium for the convention, with all kinds of merchandise - rare and unusual books, comics, handcrafted jewelry, amazing costumes, fabulous games, crafts, and much more!

Opening hours

The Dealers' Zone will be open:


1PM - 6PM


10AM - 6PM


10AM - 6PM


10AM - 6PM


10AM - 2PM

Confirmed Dealers

The following dealers are confirmed for the Loncon 3 Dealers’ Zone as of 25 October 2016.

A1 Toys Ltd – T-shirts, collectables, games, cards, toys

Aaagh! – embroidered movie/TV/comic patches, original comic art, animation, photos.

Alex James – books

Alice: Pigeons – cards and posters

Anadapta Art – art prints and small press comics

AniMetal – anime

Ancient Arts & Pallia – tools and materials for historical textile techniques (e.g. spindles, real gold thread, netting needles...)

Andy England

AP Illustration Boxed – mugs and other things

Archive Supplies – storage for collectors

Basement Books – books

BBG – superhero/sci-fi related fashion accessories and gifts

Beccon Publications – books

Big Green Bookshop – books

Bragelonne - books

Brangle Art Jewellry - genuine gemstone jewellery

Celebrity Ink and Incognito Comics – comics, autographs and collectibles

CheekyGeekyGoodness – handbags, waistcoats, and shirts

Chizine – new books

Chris Achilleos - prints, books

Chris Foss – artwork

Clare Davidson – books

DieGo Comic Publishing Ltd – books

Dreamhaven Books – books

Dicing on the Cake – board games and card games

Dr Geof – posters, comics & embroidered badges

Durdles Books – books

EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing – books

Edizioni Della Vigna – books

Elsewhen Press – books

Fallen Leaf – books

Ferret Fantasy – books

Fo' Paws  – T-shirts

Forbidden Planet and Titan Books – books

FT Barbini / Tolkien Society – books and other merchandise

Gaukler Medieval Wares – medieval wares

Gearhearts Steampunk Glamour Review – magazine

Genki Gear Ltd – T-shirts and gifts

Girl Genius – books, comics and ephemera by Phil & Kaja Foglio

Goldstar BambooSax – musical instruments

Gollancz – books

Gordon's Arcade – books, personal 3D scans, holodeck demo

Handmade by ME/The Dark Attic – handmade Jeweller

HarperVoyager – books

Hawera Books – second hand books

Hawk War Games Ltd – games

Hibernacula – jewellery

Hic Dragones – books

House Atreides – games and other merchandise

Hyraxia – vintage books

Inspired Quill – books

International New York Times – discounted digital subscriptions to the International New York Times

Jessica Meats – books

John Doe Art – models, comic and collectables

Kingdom of Clockwork – audio books, books

L Ron Hubbard Foundation – books

Laura Jane Arnold – books, prints

Liverpool University Press – non fiction


McFarland and Co. – books

Newcon Press – books

OffWorld Designs – T-shirts and gifts

Orang Utan Comics – comics and graphic novels

Pearlescence – jewellery

PK Collectibles – comics posters

Porcupine Books – books

PS Publishing – books

Psycho Comics – comics and original artwork

Quantum Chronicles – books

RB Replicas – replica items

Resistance is Futile – jewellery

Runesmith – jewellery

Safkhet Publishing – books

Silver Phoenix Entertainment Inc – comics, art posters, soda pop

Skyboat Media – audio books

Soapasaurus – soaps

Soaring Penguin Press – graphic novels, comics, poetry

Solaris, Abaddon and Ravenstone – books

SoMK – prints and jewellery

Springer – books

Stagman Creations – clothing

Sword Stall Ltd – swords

Tachyon Publications – books

Tartan Squirrel Ltd – Thunderbirds Collectable pins

The Fantasy Connection – books

The House of Murky Depths – books

The SciFi Library – Handmade notebooks, cosplay patches

The Space Merchants London – vintage books/magazines and space memorabilia

The Wizard's Knob – replicas

Ticonderoga Publishing – books

TTA Press – books and magazines

Twelfth Planet Press – books

Uber Torso Ltd – movie inspired T-shirts

Undo Entertainment Ltd – T-shirts, hooded sweatshirts, fine art

WireGuild – jewellery

Woodlore Pyrography / Sirius Stitching – handicrafts

Worldwide bookservices – shipping

ZZ9 – the official Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Appreciation Society

NOTICE: Some Loncon 3 dealers have been receiving cold calls from a company claiming to be operating on behalf of the 2014 Worldcon. Loncon 3 has no connection with this firm, and does not operate any 0800 numbers for dealers to contact. Loncon 3 has not released dealers' contact information; the material has come from skimming the public information on the Loncon 3 dealers' page.