Information on Anime Detour 2008

Anime Detour


April 4-6, 2008
Ramada Mall of America
Bloomington, MN

Information:
Anime Detour is a weekend convention dedicated to anime, manga, and Japanese culture. Taking place April 4 to 6 in Bloomington, Minnesota, this is "a convention run by fans for fans..." Anime Detour is open to people of all ages and interests related to the Japanese cartoon arts. There will be opportunities to make, do, learn, and discuss a wide range of anime related stuff. Panel discussions will facilitate the intellectual aspects of anime appreciation, while a dance party and costume contest will allow fans to express their playful sides. Of course, organizers encourage everyone to participate in all the events available.

Attendance:
3,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
Attendees View 6 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$30 through Dec 31, 2007
$40 through Feb 29, 2008

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: Not available

Guests:
Christopher Ayres (Voice Actor / ADR Director)
Greg Ayres (Voice Actor)
Michael Coleman (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Clarine Harp (Voice Actress / DVD & Blu-ray Manager, FUNimation Entertainment)
Kyle Hebert (Voice Actor)
Jonathan Klein (Vice President, New Generation Pictures) cancelled
Jamie Marchi (Voice Actress)
Kristofer "Phade" McCormic (Founder, AnimeMusicVideos.org)
Carrie Savage (Voice Actress)

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Press Releases and News:

May 26, 2007 - Anime Detour 2008 scheduled a week later than usual

   
Anime Detour

Previous/Future Events:
Anime Detour 2004  March 26-28, 2004
Anime Detour 2005  March 11-13, 2005
Anime Detour 2006  March 24-26, 2006
Anime Detour 2007  March 23-25, 2007
Anime Detour 2008  April 4-6, 2008
Anime Detour 2009  April 3-5, 2009
Anime Detour 2010  April 23-25, 2010
Anime Detour 2011  April 1-3, 2011
Anime Detour 2012  Mar 30 - Apr 1, 2012
Anime Detour 2013  April 19-21, 2013
Anime Detour 2014  April 4-6, 2014
Anime Detour 2015  March 27-29, 2015
Anime Detour 2016  April 22-24, 2016

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Last updated: 2015-09-15