Anime Convention News Archive by Month
August 1, 2011

Junko Takeuchi to appear at New York Anime Festival
New York Anime Festival and VIZ Media have announced the attendance of Junko Takeuchi, the voice of Naruto. NYAF will take place as part of New York Comic Con this October.   [read more] [discuss]

Anime Blast Chattanooga announces second round of guests
Colleen Clinkenbeard and My Parents Favorite Music have been announced as guests at Anime Blast Chattanooga. The convention will take place this November in Chattanooga, Tennessee.   [read more] [discuss]

August 4, 2011

Makato Shinkai to appear at New York Anime Festival
New York Anime Festival and Crunchyroll have announced animator and director Makoto Shinkai will be at NYAF & New York Comic Con this October.   [read more] [discuss]

August 8, 2011

Nekocon announces additional guests
Nekocon has announced guests Akemi Solloway, Chris Rager, Kyle Hebert, and Jerry Jewell. The convention will be held in Hampton, Virginia this November.   [read more] [discuss]

August 11, 2011

Matsuricon adds last second guests as several cancel appearance
Alexis Tipton and Taliesin Jaffe will now be attending Matsuricon 2011. The convention will be held August 19th-21st in Columbus, Ohio.   [read more] [discuss]

August 31, 2011

Nekocon announces Bandai and Sentai Filmworks industry guests
Nekocon has announced Bandai producer Taku Otsuka and David Williams from Sentai Filmworks as industry guests. The convention will take place this November in Hampton, Virginia.   [read more] [discuss]