Information on FanimeCon 2010

FanimeCon


May 28-31, 2010
San Jose McEnery Convention Center


Information:
FanimeCon is Northern California's largest matsuri ("celebration") of anime, manga, and related arts and cultures. Held annually over Memorial Day Weekend in Downtown San Jose, 15,000 people joined the fun in 2009. FanimeCon is "By Fans, For fans" and is run entirely by volunteers who love putting together a weekend full of activities and events that feature anime, manga, cosplay, music, video/tabletop gaming, guests from around the world and much, much more! FanimeCon 2010 will be held from May 28th 31st in Downtown San Jose.

Attendance:
16,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
Attendees View 7 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 3.5 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$50 by Jan 12

At-Door Rates:
$60 weekend; $30 Fri; $35 Sat; $35 Sun; $25 Mon

Guests:
Keith Burgess (Manga Entertainment) cancelled
Karen Dyer (Actress)
Flow (Band)
Ryan Gavigan (Anime Parody Creator)
Carl Gustav Horn (Editor, Viz Communications)
Daisuke Ishiwatari (Producer / Composer)
Reuben Langdon (Actor / Stuntman)
LM.C (Band)
Ric Meyers (Author)
Haruko Momoi (Vocalist / Voice Actor)
Toshimichi Mori (Director)
Jonathan Osborne (Voice Actor)
Gilles Poitras (Author)
Hiroyuki Yamaga (Writer / Director / Producer, Gainax)
Mamoru Yokota (Animation Director)

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Press Releases and News:

Feb 14, 2010 - FanimeCon 2010 announces LM.C as guests of honor
Mar 24, 2010 - Avatar stunt double Reuben Langdon will be a guest of honor at FanimeCon 2010
Mar 29, 2010 - Japanese pop idol Halko Momoi will return to San Jose for FanimeCon 2010
Apr 08, 2010 - FanimeCon adds six new guests
Apr 11, 2010 - Daisuke Ishiwatari and Toshimichi Mori will attend FanimeCon 2010
Apr 25, 2010 - FanimeCon 2010 announces GAINAX executive Hiroyuki Yamaga as guest of honor
Apr 27, 2010 - FanimeCon 2010 announces animator and illustrator Mamoru Yokota as guest
May 14, 2010 - FanimeCon goes with Flow
May 21, 2010 - FanimeCon selects the American Red Cross and APA Family Support Services as featured charities
May 24, 2010 - FanimeCon announces performer Karen Dyer as guest of honor

    Previous/Future Events:
FanimeCon 1994  June 19, 1994
FanimeCon 1995  February 25, 1995
FanimeCon 1996  February 14, 1996
FanimeCon 1997  March 8, 1997
FanimeCon 1998  February 14-1, 1998
FanimeCon 1999  March 19-21, 1999
FanimeCon 2000  February 24-27, 2000
FanimeCon 2001  Mar 30 - Apr 1, 2001
FanimeCon 2002  April 26-28, 2002
FanimeCon 2003  June 20-22, 2003
FanimeCon 2004  May 28-31, 2004
FanimeCon 2005  May 27-30, 2005
FanimeCon 2006  May 26-29, 2006
FanimeCon 2007  May 25-28, 2007
FanimeCon 2008  May 23-26, 2008
FanimeCon 2009  May 22-25, 2009
FanimeCon 2010  May 28-31, 2010
FanimeCon 2011  May 27-30, 2011
FanimeCon 2012  May 25-28, 2012
FanimeCon 2013  May 24-27, 2013
FanimeCon 2014  May 23-26, 2014
FanimeCon 2015  May 22-25, 2015
FanimeCon 2016  May 27-30, 2016
FanimeCon 2017  May 26-29, 2017

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