Information on Kumoricon 2008

Kumoricon


August 30 - September 1, 2008
Doubletree Portland-Lloyd Center
Portland, OR

Information:
Welcome to Kumoricon, now entering our sixth year! Our annual convention dedicated to Japanese animation features three days of cosplay, video rooms, exhibitors, panels, video games, fan creation, and much more. Oregon's anime convention is a growing attraction in the Portland area and we welcome fans from all over the Pacific Northwest and beyond! In 2008, we finally return to our fan-favorite hotel, the Portland Doubletree at Lloyd Center. Enjoy stunning views of downtown Portland while surrounded by thousands of devoted fans just like you--on a three-day weekend you won't soon forget.

Attendance:
4,400 estimated paid attendees (4,610 warm bodies)

Attendees:
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Overall Rating: 3.7 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$25 through Dec 31, 2007
$30 through Mar 22, 2008
$35 through Aug 15, 2008

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $40
Sat: $25
Sun: $25
Mon: $20

Guests:
Greg Dean (Webcomic Artist, Real Life Comics)
Liz Dean (Webcomic Writer, Real Life Comics)
Richard Epcar (Voice Actor)
Kaja Foglio (Writer / Artist, Studio Foglio, LLC)
Phil Foglio (Artist, Studio Foglio, LLC)
Carl Gustav Horn (Editor, Viz Communications)
The Slants (Band)
Ellyn Stern (Voice Actress)
Kirk Thornton (Voice Actor)
Tommy Yune (Creative Director, Harmony Gold)

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Press Releases and News:

Aug 27, 2008 - Kumoricon announces guests and screenings

    Previous/Future Events:
KumoriCon 2003  November 29-30, 2003
KumoriCon 2004  September 4-6, 2004
KumoriCon 2005  September 3-5, 2005
KumoriCon 2006  September 2-4, 2006
Kumoricon 2007  September 1-3, 2007
Kumoricon 2008  Aug 30 - Sep 1, 2008
Kumoricon 2009  September 5-7, 2009
Kumoricon 2010  September 4-6, 2010
Kumoricon 2011  September 3-5, 2011
Kumoricon 2012  September 1-3, 2012
Kumoricon 2013  Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2013
Kumoricon 2014  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2014
Kumoricon 2015  September 4-7, 2015
Kumoricon 2016  October 28-30, 2016

Update Information for Kumoricon 2008
Last updated: 2015-12-30