Information on Anime Weekend Atlanta 2010

Anime Weekend Atlanta


September 17-19, 2010
Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Cobb Galleria Centre
Atlanta, GA

Information:
Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) is a three-day Japanese Animation and comics convention held annually in Atlanta, Georgia. Since 1995, AWA has become one of the most popular Japanese Animation conventions in the United States. AWA has a wide variety of events including video room showings of Japanese cartoons from new releases and titles going back to the 1960's, a dealer's room with retailers who sell Japanese animation and manga related merchandise such as toys, videos, audio CD's and artwork, workshops, panel discussions on various topics including the current trends in Japan and how they will affect the United States, a costume contest where attendees dress up as their favorite anime or manga character, and scores of guests who have worked or currently are working in the industry.

Attendance:
12,718 paid attendees

Attendees:
Attendees View 30 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 3.8 stars (based on 10 to 25 member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$25 by Jan 1; $30 by May 1; $35 by Sep 1

At-Door Rates:
$45 weekend; $25 per day

Guests:
Shinji Aramaki (Director / Mechanical Designer)
Laura Bailey (Voice Actress)
Jennie Breeden (Web Comic Author, The Devil's Panties)
Emily DeJesus (Writer / Editor / Manager, Studio Capsule) cancelled
Robert DeJesus (Artist / Writer / Character Designer, Studio Capsule) cancelled
Tim Eldred (Artist / Director)
Yaya Han (Cosplayer)
Carl Gustav Horn (Editor, Viz Communications)
Amy Howard-Wilson (Voice Actress)
Samantha Inoue-Harte (Voice Actress / Animator)
Helen McCarthy (Writer)
Vic Mignogna (Voice Actor)
Misako Rocks! (Cartoonist) cancelled
Neil Nadelman (Translator)
Lisa Ortiz (Voice Actress)
Rikki Simons (Artist / Voice Actor, Studio Tavicat)
Mike Sinterniklaas (Director / Actor / Writer / Producer, NYAV Post)
Jonathan Tarbox (CEO, Arashi Productions)
David L. Williams (Industry Representative, Sentai Filmworks)
Travis Willingham (Voice Actor)
David G. Wilson III (Anime Historian)
Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons (Artist, Studio Tavicat)

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Press Releases and News:

Jul 21, 2010 - Anime Weekend Atlanta announces 2010 guests and events

    Previous/Future Events:
Anime Weekend Atlanta 1995  October 27-29, 1995
1996  October 11-13, 1996
1997  November 14-16, 1997
1998  October 9-11, 1998
1999  October 8-10, 1999
2000  October 6-8, 2000
2001  September 21-23, 2001
2002  September 27-29, 2002
2003  September 26-28, 2003
2004  September 24-26, 2004
2005  September 23-25, 2005
2006  September 22-24, 2006
2007  September 21-23, 2007
2008  September 19-21, 2008
2009  September 18-20, 2009
2010  September 17-19, 2010
2011  Sep 30 - Oct 2, 2011
2012  September 28-30, 2012
2013  September 27-29, 2013
2014  September 26-28, 2014
2015  September 24-27, 2015
2016  Sep 29 - Oct 2, 2016

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