Press Releases

June 7, 2011

News for Contagion: Outbreak 2011:

Contagion: Outbreak cancels Steve Blum appearance

Voice actor Steve Blum (Cowboy Bebop, Big O, Final Fantasy VII, Naruto, X-Men, Transformers: Prime) was scheduled to attend Contagion: Outbreak in Omaha, Nebraska this weekend June 10-12, but the con cancelled his appearance this afternoon. Steve extends his profound apologies to all attendees. He wanted the fans to know this was not by his choice. Steve can be reached for comment through his website at

Steve will be appearing at the San Diego Comic-Con July 21-24 in San Diego, CA, Mechacon August 26-28 in New Orleans, Louisiana and in Auckland, New Zealand and Melbourne, Australia in October, 2011. For more info, links and updates, check in with Steve's event page at The site is updated regularly as more events are scheduled.

Recent con appearances include Tekkoshocon, in Pittsburgh, PA, Florida Anime Experience in Orlando, FL and a live cast reading of an episode of Transformers: Prime at BotCon in Pasadena, CA.