Information on Otakuthon 2013

Otakuthon


August 16-18, 2013
Palais des congrès de Montréal


Information:
Otakuthon is Quebec's largest fan-run festival promoting Japanese animation (anime), Japanese graphic novels (manga), related gaming and Japanese pop-culture. We are a not-for-profit organization that is a part of the Quebec Anime Committee. Otakuthon est le plus grand festival au Québec qui fait la promotion de l'animation japonaise (anime), la bande dessinée japonaise (manga), ainsi que les jeux vidéo et la culture populaire liés à celles-ci.

Attendance:
13,357 warm bodies

Attendees:
Attendees View 3 AnimeCons.ca users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$45 through Jul 14; ? through Aug 15

At-Door Rates:
$50 weekend; $30 Fri; $40 Sat; $30 Sun

Guests:
The 404s (Improv Comedy Group)
Anasthasia (Sculptor / Painter / Cosplayer)
Nadia Baiardi (Cosplayer)
Daito Ryu Koryukan (Dojo)
Emirain (Web Comic Creators, Teahouse)
En Masse (Art Initiative)
Feng Huang Wushu Club (Kung Fu Club)
D.S. Gannon (MUSEbasement)
Benoit Godbout (Artist / Author)
Mel Gosselin (Author)
Jacob Grady (Web Designer)
Gurihiru (Artist / Illustrator)
Ryusuke Hamamoto (Manga Artist)
DJ Janos (Disc Jockey)
Komachi Montreal (Dance Group)
Kyowa Québec (Manga Artists)
L'orchestre de Jeux Vidéo (Orchestra)
Michel Lacombe (Writer)
Thomas Lamarre (Professor, McGill University)
Riki "Riddle" LeCotey (Cosplayer)
Christopher Macdonald (Publisher and CEO, Anime News Network)
Moon Stream (Band)
Matthew Myers (Musician, 2EastMusic)
Martin Picard (Lecturer)
Press Start 2 Play (Band)
A.E. Prevost (MUSEbasement)
Monica Rial (Voice Actress)
Arnie Roth (Conductor / Music Director)
Shidokan Kendo and Iaido Club (Kendo and Iaido Club)
Jeff Simpson (Artist / Illustrator, Ubisoft)
Marc Steinberg (Author, Concordia University)
J. Michael Tatum (Voice Actor / ADR Director)
Veronica Taylor (Voice Actress)
Tony Valente (Author)
David Vincent (Voice Actor)
Yua Wakana (Singer)
Yokai Project (Band)
37 guests listed

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Previous/Future Events:
Otakuthon 2006  June 10-11, 2006
Otakuthon 2007  August 4-5, 2007
Otakuthon 2008  July 26-27, 2008
Otakuthon 2009  Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2009
Otakuthon 2010  August 13-15, 2010
Otakuthon 2011  August 12-14, 2011
Otakuthon 2012  August 3-5, 2012
Otakuthon 2013  August 16-18, 2013
Otakuthon 2014  August 22-24, 2014
Otakuthon 2015  August 7-9, 2015
Otakuthon 2016  August 5-7, 2016
Otakuthon 2017  August 4-6, 2017

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