Shuto Con Announces Charity SupportMar 15, 12pm
Lansing, Mich, Mar. 15, 2011 - Local anime convention, Shuto Con, is teaming up with two charities this year, both of which are desperately seeking help. Most recently Shuto Con approached the American Red Cross which is seeking aid in support the victims of the devastating tsunami and earthquake in Japan.
COLUMBUS, OH - March 2, 2011 - Matsuricon welcomes two more guests to their 2011 event - Sonny Strait and Ian Sinclair. Sonny Strait is making his second appearance at Matsuricon. Sonny is known for his roles in Full Metal Alchemist (Maes Hughes), One Piece (Usopp), and Dragonball Z (Krillin).
Pre-registration is $65 until June 4th, 2011. Go to http://www.otakon.com/reg for more information on how to register. Otakon 2011 will be held July 29 – 31 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Otakon’s Dealer’s Room Registration Now OpenFeb 25, 3pm
Baltimore, MD (February 25, 2011) – Otakon Dealer's room registration is now open. Go to http://www.otakon.com for more information and booking instructions. Otakon 2011 will be held July 29 – 31 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Blizzcon 2011 AnnouncedFeb 8, 12am
IRVINE, Calif. -- February 7, 2011 -- Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced plans for its sixth BlizzCon® gaming convention, to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22, 2011.
Bishie Con 2010: The Bishonen WeekendFeb 2, 10pm
Bishie Con is exactly what it sounds like: a convention about Bishonen (Japanese: beautiful boy). Unfortunately, not to be confused with Bishoujo (though I can't wait until there's a Yuri convention in the area).
When it comes to anime conventions, there's something quite the same about each of them; they all have guests, they all have dances, masquerades, video games, etc. Many of these cons grow, get lots of attendees, and are quite a bit of fun for everyone.
MegaCon, the largest comic book, anime, gaming and multi media event in the Southeast, will take place March 25th – 27th, 2011 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. MegaCon Guests of Honor Comic Book Legend Stan Lee and Star Trek Icon William Shatner New guests added: Matt Senreich & Zeb Wells from Robot Chicken, J.
Final Naka-Kon 2011 Guests AnnouncedFeb 1, 4pm
Kansas City, Mo. – Naka-Kon has announced its final guests for 2011: Charlene Ingram, DJ Sephiroth, Dustin Reudelhuber, Angela Von Huber, Amelie Belcher, Eric Wile and the Kojokan Shinbutai samurai group.
Naka-Kon Books ALSDEAD as Musical GuestJan 17, 4pm
Kansas City, Mo. – The Visual Kei/Metal band ALSDEAD will perform at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center in February as Naka-Kon 2011’s musical guest of honor. Formerly known as the Heavy Metal band Dice & Joker, the band incorporated the Japanese Visual Kei sound into its music in 2009 and changed its name to ALSDEAD.