Information on Otakon 1998

Otakon


August 7-9, 1998
Hyatt Regency-Crystal City

Organized by Otakorp, Inc.

Information:
OTAKON 1998 is the largest anime convention in the Eastern United States.

Attendance:
2,500 warm bodies (estimated)
6,500 turnstile attendance count (estimated)

Attendees:
Attendees View 4 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$35 through May 31, 1998
$40 through Jul 17, 1998

At-Door Rates:
All 3 days: $40
Fri: $20
Sat: $20
Sun: $20

Guests:
Hiroshi Aro (Manga Artist)
Juliet Cesario (Voice Actress)
Robert DeJesus (Artist / Writer / Character Designer, Studio Capsule)
Tiffany Grant (Voice Actor / Writer)
Scott Houle (Recording Engineer, Coastal Carolina Studios, Inc.)
Shoji Kawamori (Animator / Director)
Kuni Kimura (Translator)
Trish Ledoux (Writer)
Stuart Levy (Chief Creative Officer, Tokyopop)
Matt Lunsford (Artist)
Tristan MacAvery (Voice Actor, Archaic Jump Productions)
Neil Nadelman (Translator)
Lisa Ortiz (Voice Actress)
Steve Pearl (American Otaking, NuTech Digital)
Jan Scott-Frazier (Director / Translator / Jane-of-all-trades)
Scott Simpson (Voice Actor)
John Staton (Artist)
Jeff Thompson (ADR Director / Producer, The Right Stuf International)
Amanda Winn-Lee (Voice Actress / Writer)

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Previous/Future Events:
Otakon 1994  July 29-31, 1994
Otakon 1995  September 1-4, 1995
Otakon 1996  August 9-11, 1996
Otakon 1997  August 8-10, 1997
Otakon 1998  August 7-9, 1998
Otakon 1999  July 2-4, 1999
Otakon 2000  August 4-6, 2000
Otakon 2001  August 10-12, 2001
Otakon 2002  July 26-28, 2002
Otakon 2003  August 8-10, 2003
Otakon 2004  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2004
Otakon 2005  August 19-21, 2005
Otakon 2006  August 4-6, 2006
Otakon 2007  July 20-22, 2007
Otakon 2008  August 8-10, 2008
Otakon 2009  July 17-19, 2009
Otakon 2010  Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2010
Otakon 2011  July 29-31, 2011
Otakon 2012  July 27-29, 2012
Otakon 2013  August 9-11, 2013
Otakon 2014  August 8-10, 2014
Otakon 2015  July 24-26, 2015
Otakon 2016  August 12-14, 2016
Otakon 2017  August 11-13, 2017
Otakon 2018  August 10-12, 2018

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