Information on SunnyCon 2012


March 24-25, 2012
Crowtree Leisure Centre

From Saturday to Sunday the 24th and 25th March 2012, Sunderland will be hosting SunnyCon the Sunderland Japanese Culture and Anime convention. This will be the first convention of its type in the city and offers a weekend of awesomeness.

There will be a look at Japanese culture with language tasters and panels from culture experts over the weekend. Also there will be a video gaming area featuring tournaments and prizes as well as a dealers' area with specialist traders who sell Japanese related goods and anime merchandise. Also for the convention we have special guest appearances over the weekend with guests from expert cosplayers through to manga and art experts along with internationally famous voice actors Christopher Sabat and Veronica Taylor.

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The Geek Show (FM Radio Show Hosts / Podcasters)
Tab Kimpton (Costume Maker / Comic Writer, Khaos Kostumes)
Sonia Leong (Artist, Sweatdrop Studios)
Gina Lucia (Editor, Anime Picks)
Aisha Masood (Cosplayer / Fashion Designer)
Yoshiko Moss (Japanese Tutor)
Chris Sabat (Voice Actor)
Lawrence Simpson (Voice Actor / Video Editor, TeamFourStar)
Akemi Solloway (Lecturer)
Veronica Taylor (Voice Actress)

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Previous/Future Events:
SunnyCon 2012  March 24-25, 2012
SunnyCon 2013  March 23-24, 2013
SunnyCon 2014  June 21-22, 2014
SunnyCon 2015  June 26-28, 2015
SunnyCon 2016  June 17-19, 2016
SunnyCon Anime Expo 2017  June 16-18, 2017
SunnyCon Anime Expo Newcastle 2018  June 22-24, 2018
SunnyCon Anime Expo Liverpool 2019  August 10-11, 2019

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