Information on Metrocon 2009

Metrocon


June 19-21, 2009
Tampa Convention Center
Tampa, FL

Information:
METROCON is a weekend-long celebration of the numerous facets of Japanese popular entertainment from anime (Japanese animation), manga (Japanese comics), J-pop and J-Rock (Japanese pop and rock music, performed by "idols") to cosplay (costume design and performance) and video games.

Attendees:
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Advance Rates:
$40 by Nov 30; $44 by Jan 31; $48 by May 31

At-Door Rates:
$55 weekend; $25 Fri; $30 Sat; $25 Sun

Guests:
Abney Park (Band)
ArcAttack (Musical Group)
Greg Ayres (Voice Actor) cancelled
Ashley Clark (Artist / Writer / Hostess)
Brian Drummond (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Illich Guardiola (Voice Actor) cancelled
Yaya Han (Cosplayer)
Mark Hildreth (Voice Actor / Musician)
Scott McNeil (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Kirby Morrow (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Outland Armour (Fabrication and Production Company)
PikaBelleChu (Cosplayer)
Random Encounter (Band)
Shadowfax (Disc Jockey)
Doug Smith (Artist / Voice Actor)
David Stanworth (Web Comic Artist / Writer, Snafu-Comics)
Brad Swaile (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
David L. Williams (Industry Representative, Sentai Filmworks)

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Press Releases and News:

Oct 01, 2008 - Metrocon announces 2009 dates and rates
Mar 19, 2009 - Metrocon 2009 announces guests
Apr 29, 2009 - Metrocon announces Gundam Wing reunion

   
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Previous/Future Events:
Metrocon 2003  July 18-20, 2003
Metrocon 2004  July 9-11, 2004
Metrocon 2005  June 24-26, 2005
Metrocon 2006  June 2-4, 2006
Metrocon: Amano's World 2006  October 14-15, 2006
Metrocon 2007  July 6-8, 2007
Metrocon 2008  July 18-20, 2008
Metrocon 2009  June 19-21, 2009
Metrocon 2010  July 23-25, 2010
Metrocon 2011  June 17-19, 2011
Metrocon 2012  June 15-17, 2012
Metrocon 2013  July 26-28, 2013
Metrocon 2014  July 11-13, 2014
Metrocon 2015  June 11-14, 2015
Metrocon 2016  July 21-24, 2016

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