HOBOKEN, NEW JERSEY – November 27, 2011. Castle Point Anime Convention, the student-run convention of Stevens Institute of Technology, has announced that their 2012 con will take place on Sunday, April 1, 2012.
November 26, 2011 - Davenport, Iowa - Anime-zing. 2012 is excited to announce that Cristina Vee and Trevor Mueller will be attending the 2012 Anime-zing. anime convention in Davenport, Iowa.
AniMinneapolis Announces YTCrackerNov 26, 10am
November 26, 2011 - AniMinneapolis, the second largest anime convention in Minnesota, is excited to announce the return of Nerdcore rapper YTCracker to the convention. The three-day anime festival will feature tons of events, including several autograph signings, Q&A panels, and a Nerdcore concert.
Junichi Sato Appearing At Ushicon 2012Nov 18, 10am
Austin, TX - November 10, 2011 - Ushicon 2012 is proud to announce prolific, veteran director, Junichi Sato as our latest anime industry guest for Ushicon 2012 on February 3 - 5, in north Austin, TX.
MileHiCon 43 AnnouncedOct 20, 2pm
Denver, CO, 13 October 2011 - The forty-third MileHiCon, the Rocky Mountain Region's largest literary science fiction convention, will be October 21-23, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center-Denver.
LOS ANGELES, CA -- Pacific Media Expo is pleased to welcome writer and director Yasuhiro Imagawa. Mr. Imagawa is known for his work as a director on Giant Robo (1992), Tetsujin 28, Mobile Fighter G Gundam and Shin Mazinger Shogeki.
LOS ANGELES, CA -- Pacific Media Expo (PMX) is proud to announce the 2011 Manga Artist Guest of Honor, Suzumi Atsushi. Born in Ehime, Japan, Ms. Atsushi is best known in the US for her works Venus Versus Virus (which was adapted into an anime), Haridama Magic Cram School and Amefurashi: The Rain Goddess.
MomoCon Not Free AnymoreOct 5, 12pm
One of the largest free anime conventions, with over 10,000 annual attendees, has decided to adopt a pay model for it's 2012 convention after seven years as a free convention. MomoCon started in 2005 with 700 attendees, and has grown dramatically over the past several years, with a huge jump from just under 5,000 attendees to over 7,000 just a couple years ago in 2009.
LOS ANGELES, CA -- Live in concert at PMX 2011, Japanese rock band D will light up the stage on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12 at the LAX Hilton. D’s last performance in the U.S. drew thousands of attendees.
BlizzCon Announces Foo FightersSep 30, 9am
BlizzCon, the convention organized by the makers of Diablo, Warcraft, and Starcraft, have announced that the Foo Fighters will headline the closing concert of this year's BlizzCon. The Foo Fighters are a rock band originally formed by Dave Grohl (Nirvana drummer) as a one-man project following the break-up of his previous band.