Media Center


The 2013 Hugo Award winners have now been announced. A list of winners, along with in-depth nominating and final ballot statistics, can be found on the Hugo Awards page.

Tony - Press and Media

This page is the main Media and Press Center for LoneStarCon 3. Our objective is to make it easy for press and media contacts to find us, to get in touch with us, and to get and download information that they can use. This includes copies of all our official Press Releases and other useful material.

Submit general press queries and requests for information to Laurie Mann, Press Office Head, at

LoneStarCon 3 Press Office Information

During LoneStarCon 3, the Press Office will be located in the Convention Center Gallery, adjacent to Exhibit Hall A, next to the Newsletter area.

The Press Office will be open at these times:

  • Thursday, August 29, noon - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, August 30, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 31, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 1, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Monday, September 2, 10 a.m. - noon

Press Office staff will also be available during Opening Ceremonies (Thursday afternoon), the Masquerade (Saturday evening) and the Hugo Awards Ceremony (Sunday evening).

We will he holding an open press conference on Thursday, August 29 at 10 a.m. in Room 101B of the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. This will feature the majority of our guests as well as senior convention staff. If you plan to attend, please let us know by contacting us at

Press Passes and Press Credentials

To obtain press credentials for LoneStarCon 3, please read our policy on press passes and press credentials.

News from LoneStarCon 3

Members of the press may also freely use any of the event information provided on this website for background research.

Press Coverage of LoneStarCon 3

Selected press coverage of the convention. Please write to us at if you spot any that we have missed!

We particularly want to thank Rene Guzman at, and Robert Faires and Amy Gentry at the Austin Chronicle, for their huge support and continuing coverage throughout the event. Austin Chronicle coverage alone included two print features, eight blog posts, seven Facebook posts and 35 Tweets!