Anime Convention News Archive by Month
December 1, 2004

East Meets South moves down the street
East Meets South, which lost its function space last week, has announced a new venue. The convention will be held at the Historic Caldwell Building, six blocks from the original site. They are making arrangements with the Howard Johnson and Best Western.

Ohayocon issues press release with updates
Ohayocon issued a press release today with numerous updates including hotel information, a musical guest announcement, and more.   [read more]

December 4, 2004

First Round of Guests Announced for Anime Boston 2005
Anime Boston 2005 has announced its first three voice actor guests: Greg Ayers, David Kaye, and Dave Wittenberg.   [read more]

December 10, 2004

Otakucon schedule announced
Otakucon has issued a press release with the hours for the convention and a list of some of its planned events.   [read more]

Appleseed advanced screening to take place at Otakucon
Otakucon is giving 25 lucky fans the chance to see Appleseed at its convention. The film will be in US theaters in January.   [read more]

December 11, 2004

Anime South announces 2005 convention dates
Anime South, a new convention in Destin, FL, has issued a press release announcing their dates from November 18 through 20, 2005.   [read more]

December 15, 2004

AyaCon Five announces dates
AyaCon Five, the largest anime convention in the UK, has announced that it will be held at the Warwick Arts Centre at Warwick University from August 19th to 21st, 2005.

December 16, 2004

Metrocon announces 2005 dates
AnimeMetro.com has announced that Metrocon 3 in Tampa, FL will take place June 24-26, 2005 at the Tampa Convention Center.   [read more]

Anime Overdose confirms Yuriko Fuchizaki and other guests
Anime Overdose has announced that Yuriko Fuchizaki, Saki Nimiya, and Hirofumi Murasaki will be making their second appearances at their 2005 convention in March 2005.   [read more]

December 18, 2004

Discounted hotel rates for "Robocon 20" at Anime Expo 2005
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Robotech at Anime Expo 2005, Harmony Gold has secured specially discounted hotel room rates for Robotech.com members as part of "Robocon 20".   [read more]

December 20, 2004

Boston to ring in the new year with anime
For the second consecutive year, the New England Anime Society, the organizers of Anime Boston, will be presenting anime programming at First Night Boston. The day's programming schedule has been posted.   [read more]

December 30, 2004

AnimeNEXT Announces Voice Guests
AnimeNEXT has announced its first round of guests. It includes Vic Mignogna, Travis Willingham, Marc Diriason, Lauren Goodnight, Wayne Grayson, and Mike Sinterniklaas.   [read more]