Press Releases

December 21, 2007

News for Tora-Con 2008:

Tora-Con 2008 announces guest and pre-registration rates

ROCHESTER, NY - December 20, 2007 - The RIT Anime Club is proud to announce pre-registration prices and its first guest for Tora-Con 2008, the Geek Comedy Tour 3000!

The Geek Comedy Tour 3000 is a comedy troupe that performs at various events in the Washington, D.C. area. Featuring some of the best comics that D.C. has to offer, they will be returning to Tora-Con to perform a second time.

Pre-registration cost has also been decided at $10 for the entire day. At-door price will be $18 dollars. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept online registrations, so please print and mail in a hard copy of the registration form along with payment. These forms can be found on our website (

ABOUT TORA-CON: Tora-Con was created by the Rochester Institute of Technology Anime Club to provide family friendly anime and manga related entertainment to the Rochester area and beyond. The convention is planned and prepared by a dedicated Anime Club E-Board made up of RIT students.

About RIT Anime Club: Founded in the early 1990s, the RIT Anime Club is one of the largest anime clubs in the country with over 150 active members. The purpose of the RIT Anime Club is to enrich the academic environment by stimulating the growth and appreciation of Anime as an art form as well as the awareness and understanding of Japanese Culture. The RIT Anime Club is a not-for-profit organization.

Tora-Con 2008
Date: April 26, 2008
Rate: pre-registration $10, at-door price $18