This Week's Conventions

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AnimagiC - Bonn, Germany
July 31 - August 2

Kitacon - Birmingham, UK
July 31 - August 2

San Japan - San Antonio, TX
July 31 - August 2

KuroNeko Con - Spokane, WA
August 1 - 2

Kin-Yoobi Con - Newark, CA
August 2

RhodyCon Summer Matsuri - Cranston, RI
August 2

AkaiCon - Nashville, TN
August 7 - 9

Animethon - Edmonton, AB
August 7 - 9

Emiko's Mini Convention - Kitchener, ON
August 7 - 9

Go!Daiko-Con - Pontiac, MI
August 7 - 9

Otakuthon - Montréal, QC
August 7 - 9

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FUNimation Announces Stance on Fan Art
FUNimation has issued a PDF announcing their official stance on fan art. This is essential reading for anyone creating and selling fan art from FUNimation properties at conventions (such as in artists' alleys or dealers' rooms) or online.   [read more] [discuss]

Origa, singer from Ghost in the Shell, passes away
The vocalist of themes to Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex has passed away at age 44.   Source: Anime News Network   [read more] [discuss]

Anime South withdraws guest invites
Anime South in Fort Walton Beach, Florida has withdrawn invites from numerous guests referring to them as "unauthorized invitations" and citing financial issues.   [read more] [discuss]

Ten Largest North American Anime Conventions of 2014
It's January 2015 and that means that it's time for us to take our annual look back at North America's ten largest anime conventions of 2014.   [read more] [discuss]

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My real first convention experience
While her first full convention experience was at Otakon 2004, Elizabeth's nerd experience began several years before that.   [read more]

How did it take this long for a con to get sued for selling bootlegs?
It finally happened! An anime company has filed legal action against a convention because of bootlegs. Your dealers' room may never be the same again.   [read more] [discuss]

Cosplay and Real Life
Elizabeth reflects on what it's like to be an adult with adult relationships, networking, and connections - and also a cosplayer.   [read more]

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