Here's Why Shane Dawson Is Going To TanaCon Instead Of VidCon

1 June 2018, 10:25

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Benedict Townsend

By Benedict Townsend

The new event is already growing in a big way

Shane Dawson has been confirmed as a 'special guest' at TanaCon, Tana Mongeau's answer to VidCon.

Tana recently announced the new event, which aims to compete with the uber-successful long-running YouTuber convention VidCon. Tana posted a video outlining her reasons for wanting to make her own event.

He explained why he is choosing TanaCon over VidCon

Shane posted a statement on Twitter, in which he emphasised that the decision was purely about supporting Tana, and not because of any kind of animosity he holds towards VidCon, in his words - "nothing dramatic at all". You can see his statement here: