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For some it’s Star Wars confabs; for others, Star Trek conferences. For the happy throng that gathered late last month at the New Yorker hotel, the “Official Xena: Warrior Princess and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys Convention” stirred the passions. Besides offering music-video salutes to Callisto, Ares, Gabrielle, and sundry other personalities with funny names, there was a collectibles auction, a trivia contest, autograph opportunities, and the chance to dress up as your favorite character and stoop to conquer at the costume competition.

Winged victory

Fringe elements

Crowning achievement

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on March 7, 2000

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