Anime Convention News Archive by Month
November 2, 2009

Tora-Con 2010 announces second round of guests
The RIT Anime Club has announced a charity screening of Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone as well as additions to Tora-Con 2010's guest line-up: Johnny Yong Bosch and his band, Eyeshine.   [read more] [discuss]

Sakura-Con 2010 announces additional musical guests
Japanese rock band High and Mighty Color will be appearing as a musical guest at Sakura-Con. The convention will take place in April in Seattle, Washington.   [read more] [discuss]

November 4, 2009

Panels and workshops registration now open for Castle Point Anime Convention
Castle Point Anime Convention 2010 is now conducting online registration for panels and workshops for their one-day convention. It will be held on April 11th in Hoboken, New Jersey.   [read more] [discuss]

November 8, 2009

Ai-Kon 2010 announces mascot contest
Ai-Kon 2010 is looking for a new design for Aiko, the Ai-Kon mascot, for use on the convention's promotional materials and merchandise. The convention is holding a contest to design their mascot fitting with their "magical girl" theme.   [read more] [discuss]

November 9, 2009

Mindbridge Foundation announces new anime convention on the Iowa-Illinois border
Mindbridge Foundation, the organizer of AnimeIowa, has announced that it has created a new convention called QC Anime-zing!. The convention will be held June 18-20 in Bettendorf, Iowa.   [read more] [discuss]

November 16, 2009

Answer our poll and tell us what attracts you to conventions most and least
AnimeCons.com is conducting a poll to determine what regular features of anime conventions attracts people the most and what types of programming are the least attractive to potential attendees. Your participation in our poll would be greatly appreciated!   [read more] [discuss]

November 19, 2009

Zenkaikon announces their 2009 attendance
Zenkaikon 2009 welcomed 1,988 paid attendees to their convention in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania this November.   [read more] [discuss]

November 20, 2009

QC Anime-zing! announces Johnny Yong Bosch and Eyeshine
QC Anime-zing!, located in the Iowa/Illinois Quad Cities, has announced Johnny Yong Bosch and Eyeshine will be featured as guests when the first year convention takes place in June 2010.   [read more] [discuss]

November 25, 2009

Las Cruces Anime Day announces Monica Rial as guest of honor
Las Cruces Anime Day, run by the El Paso Anime Coalition (EPAC), has announced Monica Rial will be attending as a guest of honor. The convention will be held on January 30th in Las Cruces, New Mexico.   [read more] [discuss]

November 26, 2009

Anime St. Louis announces 2010 dates and location
Anime St. Louis will be held April 23-25, 2010 in Collinsville, Illinois.   [read more] [discuss]

November 30, 2009

Cyber Monday comes to the AnimeCons.com Store with up to 40% off!
All T-shirts in the AnimeCons.com Store are now just $9.99 and The Chibi Project DVDs are $5.99 while supplies last.   [read more] [discuss]