Information on Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011

Anime Weekend Atlanta


September 30 - October 2, 2011
Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Cobb Galleria Centre
Atlanta, GA

Information:
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 CDs 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:
12,499 paid attendees

Attendees:
Attendees View 29 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Overall Rating: 4.7 stars (based on less than ten member ratings)


Advance Rates:
$30 through Apr 30; $40 through Sep 1

At-Door Rates:
$50 weekend; $30 Fri; $30 Sat; $30 Sun

Guests:
Yoshitoshi ABe (Artist / Writer)
Emily DeJesus (Writer / Editor / Manager, Studio Capsule)
Robert DeJesus (Artist / Writer / Character Designer, Studio Capsule)
Tim Eldred (Artist / Director)
Todd Haberkorn (Voice Actor)
Carl Gustav Horn (Editor, Viz Communications)
Amy Howard-Wilson (Voice Actress)
Naoko Matsui (Voice Actress)
Vic Mignogna (Voice Actor)
Moon Stream (Band)
Neil Nadelman (Translator)
Brina Palencia (Voice Actress / Singer, FUNimation Entertainment)
Doug Smith (Artist / Voice Actor)
The Suzan (Band)
Jonathan Tarbox (CEO, Arashi Productions) cancelled
David L. Williams (Industry Representative, Sentai Filmworks)
David G. Wilson III (Anime Historian)
Steve Yun (Webmaster, Robotech.com)

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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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