Information on MatsuriCon 2010

MatsuriCon


August 13-15, 2010
Doubletree Hotel Columbus / Worthington


Information:
Matsuricon is an annual Japanese pop-culture event that focuses primarily on Japanese animation (known as "anime"), manga (Japanese graphic novels), and video games. We also showcase both American and Japanese popular culture, due to the natural overlap of fandom from both genres.

Attendance:
1,550 warm bodies
1,403 paid attendees

Attendees:
Attendees View 5 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$25 before Apr 1; $30 before Aug 6

At-Door Rates:
$35 weekend; $20 Fri; $25 Sat; $15 Sun

Guests:
Jamal Ard (Writer / Illustrator, Studio Akumakaze)
Johnny Yong Bosch (Voice Actor) cancelled
David Brehm (Director / Writer / Producer / Musician, Blue Logic LLC)
Eyeshine (Band) cancelled
Scott Freeman (Voice Actor)
Hilary Hatch (Founder, Caffeine Angel Studios)
Kyle Hebert (Voice Actor)
Chris Hoskins (Artist / Graphic Designer, Studio Akumakaze)
Brandon Johnson (Writer / Editor / Manager, Studio Akumakaze)
Alex Kolesar (Artist, No Need for Bushido)
Joe Kovell (Writer, No Need for Bushido)
Kevin McKeever (Operations Coordinator, Harmony Gold)
Jacob Newell (Artist, Studio Akumakaze)
Brina Palencia (Voice Actress / Singer, FUNimation Entertainment)
Michael Poe (Webcomic Artist / Writer, Caffeine Angel Studios LLC)
Micah Solusod (Voice Actor)
Sonny Strait (Voice Actor / Director / Illustrator)
Mindy Timpone (Artist)
Eric Vale (Voice Actor)
Doug Walker (Internet Video Creator)
Julie Wright (Artist, Studio Akumakaze)
Stephanie Young (Voice Actress)

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Press Releases and News:

Jul 14, 2010 - MatsuriCon adds two more guests
Jul 30, 2010 - Matsuricon announces final guest list

    Previous/Future Events:
MatsuriCon 2006  April 20-23, 2006
MatsuriCon 2007  September 7-9, 2007
MatsuriCon 2008  August 22-24, 2008
MatsuriCon 2009  August 28-30, 2009
MatsuriCon 2010  August 13-15, 2010
MatsuriCon 2011  August 19-21, 2011
MatsuriCon 2012  August 24-26, 2012
MatsuriCon 2013  August 23-25, 2013
Matsuricon 2014  August 22-24, 2014
Matsuricon 2015  August 14-16, 2015
Matsuricon 2016  August 19-21, 2016
Matsuricon 2017  August 25-27, 2017

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