Press Releases

April 19, 2011

News for Khaotic Kon 2012:

Khaotic Kon announces first round of guests

TAMPA BAY, FL, April 19, 2011 - Official Guest announced for KHAOTIC KON 1 - Tampa Bay, Florida's only anime, video game, sci-fi convention - via the convention website at The event's first year is scheduled to take place on the weekend of April 13-15, 2012, at the Double Tree Hotel, Tampa, FL - 4500 Cypress Street,Tampa, Fl 33607. Guest Appearing for KHAOTIC KON 2012 are as followed:

KAISERNEKO - Team Four Star
Bio: Scott Frerichs aka"KaiserNeko"is an amateur voice actor, graphics designer, and project manager of the "Dragon Ball Z: Abridged" online series.Currently living in California heActs as Director, head writer, editor for the show, and the voices of Zarbon, Burter, Trunks, King Kai, and Gregory. He is also a founding member Team FourStar.

Additional Abridged Voices: Dragon Ball Z Abridged: Cell, Trunks, King Kai, Zarbon, Android 17, Yajirobe, Guldo, Gregory, Korin, Toilet #1, Freeza Soldier 1, Burter.

Yu-Gi-Oh The Abridged Series: Johnson

TAKAHATA101 - Team Four Star
Bio:Curtis Arnott "Takahata101" is an active member of Team Four Star, as well as one of the co-creators, co-writers and voice actors for many of the memorial characters for the Dragonball Z Abridged series.

Additional Abridged Voices: Dragon Ball Z Abridged: Nappa, Kid Buu, Fat Buu, Captain Ginyu, Recoome, Guru, Dr. Gero, First Form Cell, Porunga, Arlian King, Zaacro, Super Kami Guru, Guldo.

Yu-Gi-Oh The Abridged: Krump

Hellsing Ultimate Abridged : Alucard

LANIPATOR - Team Four Star
Bio: Nick Landisis aka "Lanipator" is an amateur voice actor and parody artist from Minneapolis. Creator of "Yu Yu Hakusho: Abridged" and cowriter and costar of "Dragon Ball Z: Abridged". Lanipator started with impressions at a young age and was in the choir for a time.

Additional Abridged Voices:

Dragon Ball Z Abridge: Vegeta, Piccolo, Krillin, Babidi, Freeza, Mr. Satan/Hercule, Shenlong, Mr. Popo, Radditz 1/2, Goten, Burter, Toilet #2, Raiti.

YuYu Hakusho Abridged: Kuwabara, Genkai

Crazy Random Happenstance
Bio: Calling all Evil League of Evil applicants! Come out to see the live cast of the Crazy Random Happenstance perform the inspiring story of Dr. Horrible in the Dr. Horrible Sing-Along Picture Show. The Crazy Random Happenstance has performed at many conventions throughout Florida and are proud to be a part of the first annual Khaotic Kon!

This show is interactive, much like the Rocky Horror Picture Show: The LIVE shadow cast acts out the musical in front of the screen while everyone in the audience is not only allowed but ENCOURAGED to sing-along and shout random callback lines throughout the show. For those that don't know what to say, the cast will provide FREE suggestions in the form of an audience participation script. Be sure to come dressed as your supervillian persona for a chance to be in the Evil League of Evil!

Bio: ASHLEY CLARK (Anna May Belle) is a multi-media artist and writer, and has been working in the anime style for nearly a decade. Her first webcomic, 'Shades of Red', debuted in 2003. She has since turned her attention to her newest literary project, 'Tales of Asajima'. You can enter the world of Asajima through the webnovel 'Nowaki', and continue your journey with the first of her print novels, 'The Yukari'.

Ashley has won numerous awards as not only an artist, but also as an AMV creator, cosplayer, and film editor. Within the anime community, Ashley is widely known as Anna May Belle, webmistress of, one of the most highly regarded and popular anime websites in the south. AnimeBelle hosts a gallery containing over 24,000 photos with hundreds more added after every convention she attends. The website also hosts forums, guest interviews, event reporting, and a convention schedule of southern anime conventions. If it's of interest to southern anime fans, it interests AnimeBelle, y'all!

Bio: The Heroes Alliance is a not for profit organization that has been formed by a group of Super Hero Costumers who want to give back to the community through the costumes that we make.

The Heroes Alliance originated in Tampa, and has expanded throughout the state of Florida as well as a few other states in the U.S. The Heroes Alliance has done all sorts of community events, from helping local law enforcement with community events to visiting sick children in the hospital to help brighten their spirits. Some of the events we have done in the past are Give Kids the World, Base Camp, St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Whatever it may be, the Heroes Alliance is here to help you.