Westercon 64 Announces Special EventsJun 20, 2pm
This Fourth of July weekend sees Westercon 64, the 2011 West Coast Science Fantasy Conference, coming to downtown San Jose. Westercon 64 will include several special events in its schedule in addition to traditional SF/F convention programming.
Orlando, FL (June 20, 2011) - Anime Festival Orlando 12 has announced an additional guest for this year’s event. AFO already had a guest list full of talented fan favorites confirmed for the show whose work has impacted the anime community.
Matsuricon Finalizes Guest List for 2011Jun 9, 2pm
COlumbus, OH (June 8, 2011) - Matsuricon Finalizes Guest List for 2011, Includes "Mass Effect's" Jennifer Hale. Matsuricon is proud to announce that they have finalized their 2011 guest with two returning guests, a webcomic artist, a pokemon trainer, and a hard-nosed space marine commander.
Lansing convention Welcomes First GuestsJun 8, 5pm
Lansing, Mich., June 8 - Officers at the Lansing anime convention, Shuto Con, kicked off plans for the 2012 convention with some big announcements. Special guests Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Todd Haberkorn and Doug Smith have been confirmed to attend as presenters next year.
Its Saturday afternoon at Colossal Con in Sandusky, Ohio and it is a beautiful day.... I heard earlier that there was a Pokemon Battle of some sort outside and went looking for it but never found it. In the process I saw lots of Full Metal Alchemist characters and others in photoshoots and got an idea of the scope of this place.
DENVER (March 9, 2011)—Voice actors Tony Oliver, Leah Clark and Robert McCollum will make their Nan Desu Kan (NDK) debut and fan favorite Vic Mignogna will return for the 15th NDK, Sept. 9-11, 2011 at the Denver Marriott Tech Center.
The Bawdy Boys at the World Steam Expo!Jun 4, 1pm
Once again the Detroit based band, the Bawdy Boys, drank and sang their way through the Memorial Day Weekend at the World Steam Expo. They describe their music as Folk/Celtic/Pirate and, I would add, drinking music, though they mainly drink between songs.
Baltimore Comic-Con Adds More GuestsMay 10, 6pm
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND - May 10, 2011 - They say that a classic never goes out of style and that statement couldn't be truer of the creators just added to the line-up of this year's show.
Otakon, which will be held July 29-31 in Baltimore, Maryland, has announced the appearance of Lisa Ortiz, Tom Wayland, and Tony Oliver. Read more on the Otakon website.
Nan Desu Kan Raises $13,440 For JapanMay 3, 4pm
DENVER (May 3, 2011) — Nan Desu Kan (NDK) is proud to announce the success of NDK’s Rave2Save, a one-night-only fundraiser to benefit the Japanese Red Cross. The event raised a total of $13,440, which includes the dollar-for-dollar match by the Rocky Mountain Anime Association (RMAA), the parent nonprofit organization of NDK.