Anime Convention News Archive by Month
June 2, 2005

Anime Weekend Atlanta announces its guest list
Anime Weekend Atlanta has announced its guest list. The list includes Stan Sakai, Jessica Boone, Sasha Paysinger, Vic Mignogna, Luci Christian, Greg Ayres, Monica Rial, Lauren Goodnight, Mariela Ortiz, Mike Sinterniklaas, David Williams, Matt Greenfield, Robert & Emily DeJesus, Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons, Rikki Simons, Neil Nadelman and Lisa Furukawa Ray   [read more]

June 3, 2005

MTAC announces 2006 location
Middle Tennessee Anime Convention has announced the location for its 2006 convention in Nashville, Tennessee.   [read more]

June 6, 2005

Anime Expo revamps its weapons policy
Anime Expo has published their new weapons policy in the form of a press release. Anyone planning to cosplay with prop weapons or wearing an authentic real-world uniform should review the policy.   [read more]

Anime Expo announces the North American debut of musician Kotoko
Anime Expo sent out another press release today to announce a concert hosted by Kotoko and a "bomb-shell surprise appearance" by a guest involved with the Hellsing OAV series.   [read more]

June 7, 2005

Anime Expo announces online registration
In the latest in a series of announcements, Anime Expo has issued a press release to notify people that online pre-registration and payment are now available.   [read more]

June 8, 2005

More guests added to Anime Expo's lineup
Anime Expo has added the following guests to its lineup: Ryo Horikawa, Hiroyuki Kitakubo, Osamu Kobayashi, Tomokazu Seki, Miho Shimogasa, Akihito Yamashita and Kotoko. The additions also include AX's first official North American voice actor guests, Crispin Freeman and Colleen Clinkenbeard.   [read more]

June 14, 2005

Anime Expo finalizes its guest list
Anime Expo has announced the final addition to its list of guests: Ugetsu Hakua, Tsuneo Kobayashi, and Greg Ayres.   [read more]

June 17, 2005

AX announces screening schedule and themed nights
The latest press release from Anime Expo announces some of their 35mm film screenings, video room blocks, and "Midnight Madness".   [read more]

June 18, 2005

Anime Los Angeles 2 announces discounted memberships
In addition to discounted memberships for students or parents-in-tow, Anime Los Angeles has also announced some guests and events.   [read more]

June 19, 2005

Anime Los Angeles announces flyer design competitions
Submit a great flyer design to Anime Los Angeles and you could win a batch of cookies.   [read more]

June 23, 2005

Sakura-Con moves to the Washington State Convention and Trade Center
Sakura-Con 2006 will be held March 24th - 26th, 2006 at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. This move will increase the convention's space by 200%.   [read more]

AX to send two cosplayers to the World Cosplay Summit
Anime Expo has announced that they will be holding a contest with TV Aichi to send two cosplayers to the World Cosplay Summit in Nagoya, Japan during the Nagoya World's Fair.   [read more]

June 24, 2005

O-Chibicon announces events for August event
O-ChibiCon in Houston, TX has sent out a brief press release listing some of the events planned for their August convention.   [read more]

June 25, 2005

Lane Libraries in Fairfield, Ohio announces anime festival
If you're in the Fairfield, Ohio area on July 9th, you may want to check out Toshokan Fest at the Fairfield Lane Library from 10 to 6pm.   [read more]