Anime Convention News Archive by Month
September 4, 2007

NekoCon returns to Hampton Roads for tenth year
A regular feature on the east coast since 1998, the tenth NekoCon will be taking place in Hampton, Virginia from November 2nd through 4th.   [read more] [discuss]

September 5, 2007

Another Anime Convention announces new guests
Another Anime Convention in Nashua, New Hampshire has stated that several previously announced guests are unable to attend. However, the con has announced that voice actors Christine Auten, Daniel Kevin Harrison, and Spike Spencer will be in attendance in addition to several web comic guests.   [read more] [discuss]

September 7, 2007

Reactor announces second round of guests
Reactor is has announced the second wave of guests that will be attending the event in November. The announcement includes LeSean Thomas, Bryan Taylor, Steve Yun, Phil Moy, and Jeff Moy.   [read more] [discuss]

September 9, 2007

Middle Tennessee Anime Convention announces opening of 2008 pre-registration
MTAC staff have opened pre-registration for "MTAC Infinity". The convention will take place April 25th through 27th and has a "kaiju" (giant monsters) theme.   [read more] [discuss]

September 12, 2007

Izumicon 2007 announces guests
Izumicon in Oklahoma City has announced the following guests: Chris Cason, Leah Clark, Colleen Clinkenbeard, Jason & Heather Martin, Vic Mignogna, Brina Palencia, Monica Rial, Chris Sabat and David Williams.   [read more] [discuss]

September 14, 2007

FUNimation announces actor appearances during Anime Bento Festival
FUNimation Entertainment has confirmed that actors, directors and producers are appearing at select locations across the country in conjunction with the Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles and Fullmetal Alchemist - The Movie - Conqueror of Shamballa screenings during NCM Fathom's Anime Bento Festival.   [read more] [discuss]

Right Stuf's Anime Today talks conventions with founder Patrick Delahanty
Anime producer and retailer Right Stuf, Inc. talks with the webmaster of, Patrick Delahanty, on episode 49 of Anime Today.   [read more] [discuss]

September 17, 2007

MangaNEXT announces three more guests for 2007
MangaNEXT has announced three more guests for 2007: writer and editor Jason Thompson, artist Hiroki Otsuka, and manga translator Mari Morimoto.   [read more] [discuss]

September 19, 2007

MCAD builds on 'Shojo Manga!' fandemonium with 'Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits'
For the seventh consecutive year, the Minneapolis College of Art and Design will present "Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits: Culture and Creation in Manga and Anime" from Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30, 2007.   [read more] [discuss] unveils worldwide convention map
Anime fans across the globe can now easily find conventions near them by using the new Convention Map feature on The map is currently in beta testing, but lists over 100 upcoming conventions across four continents.   [read more] [discuss]

September 21, 2007

The Slants announce appearance at Tokyo in Tulsa
Tokyo in Tulsa has announced that The Slants will be performing at their convention in August 2008. Other guests include voice actors Crispin Freeman and Wendy Powell.   [read more] [discuss]

September 24, 2007

Webcomic, artist, and podcast guests announced at NYAF
The New York Anime Festival announced that online artists and performers Chris Hazelton, GeekNights, Juno Blair B, Lindsey Henninger, and Uncle Yo will be featured at its inaugural event, December 7-9, 2007 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City.   [read more] [discuss]

September 29, 2007

Naruto-Star Trek convention is open for pre-registration has received a press release from what is perhaps one of the most bizarre combinations of fandom. In March 2008, Ft. Lauderdale will be home to Naruto Trek Convention. We swear, we're not making that up.   [read more] [discuss]