Information on Otakon 2008

Otakon


August 8-10, 2008
Baltimore Convention Center


Attendance:
26,262 paid attendees

Attendees:
Attendees View 47 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 4.7 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$55 through Jun 11, 2008
$65 through Jul 23, 2008

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $65

Guests:
Laura Bailey (Voice Actress)
Peter S. Beagle (Author / Screenwriter)
DaizyStripper (Band)
Richard Epcar (Voice Actor)
Peter Fernandez (Voice Actor / Writer / Director)
Taliesin Jaffe (Voice Actor / ADR Director)
JAM Project (Band)
Willow Johnson (Voice Actress)
Kyoko Kano (Author)
Mika Kano (Actress / Singer)
Mela Lee (Voice Actress)
Yuri Lowenthal (Voice Actor)
MarBell (Band)
Masao Maruyama (Producer)
Hiromi Matsushita (Animation Director)
Tony Oliver (Voice Actor / Producer / Director)
Tara Platt (Voice Actress)
Derek Stephen Prince (Voice Actor)
Mike Sinterniklaas (Director / Actor / Writer / Producer, NYAV Post)
Ellyn Stern (Voice Actress)
Kazuko Tadano (Character Designer)
The Underneath (Band)
Kappei Yamaguchi (Voice Actor)

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Press Releases and News:

May 23, 2008 - Otakon 2008 announces Japanese voice actor Kappei Yamaguchi
Jun 27, 2008 - Otakon 2008 announces additional guests
Jun 29, 2008 - Otakon 2008 announces web comics contest
Jul 02, 2008 - Peter S. Beagle to appear at Otakon 2008
Jul 08, 2008 - Kano Shimai (Kano Sisters) to appear at Otakon 2008
Jul 09, 2008 - Kazuko Tadano and Hiromi Matsushita to Appear at Otakon 2008
Jul 10, 2008 - Otakon announces Sunday acts: The Underneath and MarBell
Jul 24, 2008 - DaizyStripper joins Otakon 2008 Sunday musical guest line-up
Jul 25, 2008 - Six more voice actor guests for Otakon 2008
Aug 22, 2008 - Otakon seeking information on fraudulent memberships

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Otakon 2000  August 4-6, 2000
Otakon 2001  August 10-12, 2001
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Otakon 2003  August 8-10, 2003
Otakon 2004  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2004
Otakon 2005  August 19-21, 2005
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Otakon 2007  July 20-22, 2007
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Otakon 2010  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2010
Otakon 2011  July 29-31, 2011
Otakon 2012  July 27-29, 2012
Otakon 2013  August 9-11, 2013
Otakon 2014  August 8-10, 2014
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Otakon 2016  August 12-14, 2016
Otakon 2017  August 11-13, 2017

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