Information on Otakuthon 2012

Otakuthon


August 3-5, 2012
Palais des congrès de Montréal
Montréal, QC

Information:
Otakuthon is Quebec's largest fan-run festival promoting Japanese animation (anime), Japanese graphic novels (manga), related gaming and Japanese pop-culture. We are a not-for-profit organization that is a part of the Quebec Anime Committee. Otakuthon est le plus grand festival au Québec qui fait la promotion de l'animation japonaise (anime), la bande dessinée japonaise (manga), ainsi que les jeux vidéo et la culture populaire liés à celles-ci.

Attendance:
11,000 warm bodies (estimated)

Attendees:
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Advance Rates:
$40 through Apr 30; $45 through Jun 30

At-Door Rates:
$50 weekend; $30 Fri; $40 Sat; $30 Sun

Guests:
The 404s (Improv Comedy Group)
Adella (Cosplayer)
Eric Allard (Illustrator)
Arashi Daiko (Taiko Drummers)
Ejen Chuang (Photographer / Author)
Daito Ryu Koryukan (Dojo)
Feng Huang Wushu Club (Kung Fu Club)
Benoit Godbout (Artist / Author)
Alodia Gosiengfiao (Cosplayer)
Mel Gosselin (Author)
Komachi Montreal (Dance Group)
Kyowa Québec (Manga Artists)
L'orchestre de Jeux Vidéo (Orchestra)
Michel Lacombe (Writer)
Yuri Lowenthal (Voice Actor)
Scott McNeil (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Matthew Myers (Musician, 2EastMusic)
Tomoe Ohmi (Singer / Actress)
Tara Platt (Voice Actress)
Daniel Proulx (Steampunk Artist)
Shidokan Kendo and Iaido Club (Kendo and Iaido Club)
J. Michael Tatum (Voice Actor / ADR Director) cancelled
Tiriel (Band)
Yokai Project (Band)

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Previous/Future Events:
Otakuthon 2006  June 10-11, 2006
Otakuthon 2007  August 4-5, 2007
Otakuthon 2008  July 26-27, 2008
Otakuthon 2009  Jul 31 - Aug 2, 2009
Otakuthon 2010  August 13-15, 2010
Otakuthon 2011  August 12-14, 2011
Otakuthon 2012  August 3-5, 2012
Otakuthon 2013  August 16-18, 2013
Otakuthon 2014  August 22-24, 2014
Otakuthon 2015  August 7-9, 2015
Otakuthon 2016  August 5-7, 2016
Otakuthon 2017  August 4-6, 2017

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