Anime Convention News Archive by Month
March 7, 2007

JaniCon changes date, location, and adds more guests
JaniCon 2007 will now be November 2-4, 2007 at the Wyndham Jacksonville Riverwalk in Jacksonville, Florida. New guests include   [read more] [discuss]

March 9, 2007

AX offers discounted tickets to Queen Mary attractions
Anime Expo attendees will be able to receive discounted tickets on special events on board the Queen Mary such as "Ghosts & Legends" show and a screening of the Spike & Mike Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation.   [read more] [discuss]

March 16, 2007

Anime Boston 2007 announces second round of guests
Anime Boston 2007 has announced its second round of guests: Junji Nishimura and Yasuhiro Imagawa, Chris Bevins, Luci Christian, Mike McFarland, Mike Sinterniklaas, Grant Moran, and Tom Wayland.   [read more] [discuss]

March 17, 2007

Otakon pre-registration now available, no attendance cap
Otakon 2007 has opened pre-registration for their July convention. Unlike the previous two years, there is no attendance cap this year.   [read more] [discuss]

March 19, 2007

MomoCon shuts down early
MomoCon in Atlanta, Georgia reportedly shut down nine hours early on Sunday morning. Multiple unconfirmed reports state some people attempted to set off fireworks inside the building where the convention was being held.   [read more] [discuss]

MTAC announces guest artists
Middle Tennessee Anime Convention has announced Studio Capsule's Robert DeJesus and Imbrium Studios's Yad-Ming Mui as guests of honor.   [read more] [discuss]

AnimeNEXT announces four more guests
AnimeNEXT has announced Chris Patton, Mike Pollock, Wayne Grayson and Jonathan Klein will be attending their convention in Secaucus, NJ this July.   [read more] [discuss]

March 22, 2007

Dates announced for MTAC 2008; pre-registration for 2007 closed
Middle Tennessee Anime Convention has announced that its 2008 event will be held April 18-20, 2008 at the Cool Springs Conference Center and the Franklin Marriott. Pre-registration for this year's April convention has closed, but at-door memberships will be offered.   [read more] [discuss]

Four new guest announcements from Florida Supercon
Chris Patton and PLID are among the latest guest announcements from Florida Supercon.   [read more] [discuss]

MomoCon to return next year
MomoCon has issued a press release that addresses the situation which forced the convention to close early this past weekend.   [read more] [discuss]

March 27, 2007

Michael Bell to attend Toronto TransformersCon
Toronto TransformersCon has announced that legendary voice actor Michael Bell will be appearing at the convention this April. Mr. Bell is best known for his voice work in eighties cartoons such as The Transformers, GI Joe, Voltron, and many other animated and live action television shows.   [read more] [discuss]

Ai-Kon weekend passes on sale April 5
Weekend passes for Ai-Kon will go on sale April 5 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster.   [read more] [discuss]

Anime guests and new events announced for Sogen Con
Sogen Con 2007 will be held October 5th thru October 7th, 2007 at the Sioux Falls convention center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Guests include Wendee Lee, Crispin Freeman, Tiffany Grant, Michael Coleman, Chris Ayres, Greg Ayres, Kyle Herbert, Johnny Yong Bosch, and Richard & Shannon Townsend.   [read more] [discuss]