Information on Sakura-Con 2004

Sakura-Con


April 23-25, 2004
Seattle Airport Hilton & Sea-Tac Marriott Hotel
Seattle, WA

Information:
Sakura-Con is the premier Pacific Northwest Anime Convention devoted to east Asian Culture, with a particular focus on Japanese animation (anime), Japanese Comics (manga), and gaming.

Attendance:
4,425 paid attendees (4,775 warm bodies)

Attendees:
Attendees View 2 AnimeCons.com users in attendance

Advance Rates:
$35 through Aug 31, 2003
$40 through Dec 31, 2003
$45 through Mar 31, 2004

At-Door Rates:
$50 at the door; $25-$30 per day

Guests:
Yoshitoshi ABe (Artist / Writer)
Colleen Clinkenbeard (Voice Actress / Director / Line Producer)
Akitaroh Daichi (Creator / Director)
Michael Dobson (Voice Actor, Makena Cove Entertainment Group Ltd.)
Fred Gallagher (Comic Artist, Fredart)
Jerry Holkins (Web Comic Writer, Penny Arcade)
Hiroki Kikuta (Composer)
Mike Krahulik (Web Comic Artist, Penny Arcade)
Scott McNeil (Voice Actor, Ocean Studios)
Hiroshi Nagahama (Artist)
Monica Rial (Voice Actress)
Kaeko Sakamoto (Producer, Bang Zoom! Entertainment)
Run Sasaki (Voice Actress)
Eric P. Sherman (President and CEO, Bang Zoom! Entertainment)
Hiroko "hiro" Shimabukuro (Musician)
Yasuyuki Ueda (Director)
Yoshihiko Umakoshi (Character Designer)

Photos and Reports:
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Anime News Network
Cosplay.com (Eurobeat King)
Linus Lam Network News
Mewsocks
SeattleOtaku
seattlepi.com
The Fequinarium
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Press Releases and News:

Dec 06, 2003 - April convention hotels filling up
Mar 16, 2004 - Sakura-Con announces attendance cap
Jan 01, 2005 - Largest anime conventions of 2004

   
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Previous/Future Events:
Baka!-Con 1998  April 24-26, 1998
Baka!-Con 1999  April 23-25, 1999
Sakura-Con 2000  Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2000
Sakura-Con 2001  April 27-29, 2001
Sakura-Con 2002  April 26-28, 2002
Sakura-Con 2003  April 4-6, 2003
Sakura-Con 2004  April 23-25, 2004
Sakura-Con 2005  April 8-10, 2005
Sakura-Con 2006  March 24-26, 2006
Sakura-Con 2007  April 6-8, 2007
Sakura-Con 2008  March 28-30, 2008
Sakura-Con 2009  April 10-12, 2009
Sakura-Con 2010  April 2-4, 2010
Sakura-Con 2011  April 22-24, 2011
Sakura-Con 2012  April 6-8, 2012
Sakura-Con 2013  March 29-31, 2013
Sakura-Con 2014  April 18-20, 2014
Sakura-Con 2015  April 3-5, 2015
Sakura-Con 2016  March 25-27, 2016
Sakura-Con 2017  April 14-16, 2017

Update Information for Sakura-Con 2004
Last updated: 2015-05-08