Anime Convention News Archive by Month
April 5, 2004

Anime Central fills its hotel
Anime Central has sold out the Hyatt Regency O'Hare a little over a month before the convention. Their web site has information on an overflow hotel.

April 7, 2004

Nobuteru Yuuki cancels Anime Boston appearance
Anime Boston has posted the following on their web site:
"We regret to announce that due to unforseen circumstances, Nobuteru Yuuki is unable to attend Anime Boston 2004. Mr. Yuuki has expressed interest in attending Anime Boston 2005."

April 18, 2004

Numerous guests announced at five conventions
Now fully recovered from Anime Boston 2004, we're able to catch up on some guest announcements which were sent in from Bakuretsu Con, FanimeCon's GakuFest, Anime Central, PortConMaine, and AnimeNext.   [read more]

April 19, 2004

Resignation of Anime Expo's Exhibit Hall deparment head causes delays
In response to delays caused by the resignation of their Exhibit Hall department head, Anime Expo will extend the lower booth rates to exhibitors who had expressed interest before the original Febrary 1st deadline. It is reported that the new department head is responding to e-mails within 3 business days.   Source: Anime News Network

April 20, 2004

Kawaii Kon announces first guests
Kawaii Kon has announced its first round of guests that includes ADR director David Williams and voice actress Jennifer Sekiguchi.   [read more]