Information on Sakura-Con 2009

Sakura-Con


April 10-12, 2009
Washington State Convention & Trade Center
Seattle, WA

Attendance:
16,586 warm bodies

Attendees:
Attendees View 6 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 5.0 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$35 until Jul 1; $40 until Oct 31; $45 until Feb 28

At-Door Rates:
$60 weekend; $35 Fri; $40 Sat; $30 Sun

Guests:
Yoshitoshi ABe (Artist / Writer)
Leah Clark (Voice Actress, FUNimation Entertainment)
Greg Dean (Webcomic Artist, Real Life Comics)
Aaron Dismuke (Voice Actor, FUNimation Productions)
Peter Fernandez (Voice Actor / Writer / Director)
Girugamesh (Band)
Todd Haberkorn (Voice Actor)
Shawn Handyside (Editor / Artist, HALOLZ / Staccato)
Hangry & Angry (Musicians)
Jerry Holkins (Web Comic Writer, Penny Arcade)
Roland Kelts (Author)
Jonathan Klein (Vice President, New Generation Pictures)
Mike Krahulik (Web Comic Artist, Penny Arcade)
Joel McDonald (ADR Director / Voice Actor)
Myuji (Musician)
Sasaki Nozomu (Voice Actor)
Koichi Ohata (Director) cancelled
Hideo Okamoto (Mecha Designer)
Wendy Powell (Voice Actress)
The Slants (Band)
Smile.dk (Band, Viverus Studios & Ninthwave Records)
Soul Candy (Band)
David Stanworth (Web Comic Artist / Writer, Snafu-Comics)
J. Michael Tatum (Voice Actor / ADR Director)
Kappei Yamaguchi (Voice Actor)

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Press Releases and News:

Sep 16, 2008 - Girugamesh coming to Sakura-Con 2009
Dec 16, 2008 - Sakura-Con to host Hangry & Angry premiere US performance
Feb 17, 2009 - Sakura-Con announces three new guests of honor
Mar 05, 2009 - Sakura-Con 2009 announces final nine guests of honor
Apr 01, 2009 - Sakura-Con announces two new guests, a special premiere and record member pre-registration

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Sakura-Con 2000  Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2000
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Sakura-Con 2002  April 26-28, 2002
Sakura-Con 2003  April 4-6, 2003
Sakura-Con 2004  April 23-25, 2004
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Sakura-Con 2007  April 6-8, 2007
Sakura-Con 2008  March 28-30, 2008
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Sakura-Con 2011  April 22-24, 2011
Sakura-Con 2012  April 6-8, 2012
Sakura-Con 2013  March 29-31, 2013
Sakura-Con 2014  April 18-20, 2014
Sakura-Con 2015  April 3-5, 2015
Sakura-Con 2016  March 25-27, 2016
Sakura-Con 2017  April 14-16, 2017

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