Anime Programming for Comicon 2015

 
Location: North 225AB

Do you want to be the ultimate anime nerd knowing all the best shows and lording it over your friends? Ranging from retro to modern-day anime, we’ve got 10 little known, yet excellent anime that will help you become the ultimate Otaku!

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Location: North 225AB

Join us as we share our appreciation for the underworld of re-dubbing known as abridged. We’ll talk about our favorites such as LittleKuriboh, TeamFourStar, ShadyVox, and more.

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First twelve people in line get to participate, the rest can ask questions and will be the audience. Some basic improv/acting games and techniques.

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Location: North 222ABC

An otaku twist on the popular party game, this panel features murder mystery games themed from some of your favorite animus! Will the good guys save the day, or will the villains prevail? Join us to find out!

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Location: North 225AB

Welcome to the highest court in the anime multi-verse. Anime Parliament is where you can step forward as a character or fan, and institute the changes you feel should be made. Come and state your case, but be ready for a debate!

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Location: North 225AB

Piece together several different pictures to figure out the name of the anime or game title!

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Location: North 221ABC

Come ask the Anime Department heads anything you want, regarding Anime at PCC 2015, or something else unrelated to the convention. We'll answer........... MAYBE.

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
 
Location: North 223

Are you a lonely otaku looking for something to do on Saturday night? Come in as we discuss Conventions, anime groups, and geeky hang-outs that are located state wide. After this panel, you'll never be bored on a Saturday night again!

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Location: North 223

Ever wanted know what your favorite ghouls do at Anteiku? What is Aogiri Tree's next move? Who exactly is this Night Owl? Come join us and have these questions and more answered!

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Location: North 223

Join characters from the world of Avatar: the Last Airbender and ask them whatever (PG questions only!) you'd like from the original series/comics and The Legend of Korra!

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Location: North 224AB

The Homestuck Alpha Trolls are here to ask any questions you may have. Bring your curiosity and Homestuck passion to our in-character cosplay Q&A!

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Location: Renaissance Salon 5-8

Join At Your Service Maid Cafe and relax, let them entertain and serve you. Con can be exhausting so why not let them help recover with food and drink, as well as their world renown entertainment! 

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: Renaissance Salon 5-8

Join At Your Service Maid Cafe and relax, let them entertain and serve you. Con can be exhausting so why not let them help recover with food and drink, as well as their world renown entertainment!

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: North 225AB

Have a fandom that you think is the best? We understand, but there are others who dare think their fandom is better. Join us as we pit fandoms against each other to see which will rule (or destroy) society!

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Location: North 223

Come join the Arizona Dollfie Dream collectors and other BJD collectors for a general meetup and picture session. We love any and all dolls from BJD to other collectibles! Stop on by and feel free to ask us questions about the doll collecting hobby.

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Location: North 223

What do Adventure Time, Steven Universe, and Avatar all have in common? Boys who aren't afraid to let their sensitive side show. Here we'll focus mainly on feminism, and challenging gender roles on both sides of the spectrum.

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Location: North 225AB

Cosplay for the starving student! Come learn all the tips and tricks for making your dream cosplay at a reasonable price.

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Location: North 225AB

Do you have a moment to talk about our lord and savior, Madokami? If so, stop by the Church of Madoka to discuss all things related to Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magicka. From the series, to spinoffs, to movies, all is open to discussion with other fans!

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Location: North 223

Are you a closet Otaku? Did you have to make up a fake story to your friends explaining where you would be this weekend? Does nobody know that you're here? Come down to share your hilarious closet Otaku confessions and hear others' as well!

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Location: North 225AB

Join some of Arizona's veteran cosplayers in a round table discussion of cosplay tips and tricks. Whether you're here to learn or to share advice, cosplayers of all levels are welcome.

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Location: North 225AB

Ever watch a series only to be disappointed by its plot progression? Come join Dowase Entertainment as we discuss awful adaptations and poor storytelling; maybe even discuss how these series could have turned out!

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Location: North 224AB

Test your knowledge against others on classics such as Dragonball Z to contemporaries like Attack on Titan and find out who is the ULTIMATE Shounen master.

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Location: North 225AB

Have you ever progressed through an anime or manga, hoping it gets better? Did it seem promising, but never materialized to your hopes? Share your stories of some of the worst anime or manga you regret and help save others from such a boring fate.

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Location: North 223

Join the Renegades as we impart what wisdom we’ve gained over our past con experiences. We’ll give useful pointers to new attendees, and laugh at some mistakes that experienced con-goers may recognize.

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Location: North 224AB

Join NerdRage in fun games and trivia revolved around the Anime that gave you the best childhood ever!!!! We have lots of prizes for the big know-it-alls and those that can display their inner Saiyan. Keep on powering up!

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An all ages event, where you can come show off your cosplay.  Whether it be completely home made, all bought from a store, or a professionally made costume. ALL ARE welcome. This is not a competition.  This is a come strut your stuff and show us what you got event.  Come have your moment in front of an amazing crowd of fellow cosplay enthusiast.

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
 
Location: North 223

Join East Blue Cosplay and Gay Balls Inc in a discussion on feminism, the male gaze, and lesbian representation in Ikuhara’s latest masterpiece: Yurikuma Arashi!

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Location: North 225AB

Have you ever been heartbroken after you bought a knockoff? Or tried to find a sold-out figure you never knew existed before? Cosplayer and figure collector Luluko is here to give you tips on starting your own harem of beautiful, expensive plastic.

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Location: North 225AB

Do you want to find your waifu in real laifu or your husbando in Orlando? Come on down to this panel and talk among people with your same situation(s) and learn a thing or two from both the panelists and the attendees!

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Location: North 225AB

Sometimes we wander into the bowels of the internet and find such bizarre videos that we just have to share them with others. Come join us as we share our findings!

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Location: North 222ABC

You've probably heard of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, maybe even watched a few episodes, but how much do you really know about it? Whether you’re a diehard fan or a simple bystander, join us for trivia and fun of friendship and folly.

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Location: North 222ABC

Have you ever wanted to ask your favorite Homestuck character a question? Well now you can! Stop by the Fruity Rumpus Ask Panel to ask some questions and have some fun with the beta and alpha kids, as well as the beta trolls.

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For the first time at Phoenix Comicon, we are showcasing Geek Wedding Fashion in all it's glory. From the subtle to the outrageous, see a sampling of themed bridal fashion from flower girls to Brides and Grooms. 

Discover DIY accessories to geek out your own wedding. Comic book heroes, Sci-Fi genre, Japanese, Historical and Pop Culture weddings just to name a few. Featuring Vox Curvy Couture, Mr. Formal Tuxes, K Street Couture, candy bouquets courtesy of Candy Addict and many local Costume Designers.

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
 
Location: North 223

Drop in for the basics on Otomes, or dating sims for girls. Here we'll cover some of the better ones you can play for free, strategies for snagging the 2d man of your dreams, and even how you can make your own!

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Location: North 223

Whether you're looking to save the earth, or just save some green, we've got you covered. We'll discuss ways to apply recycling and earth friendly products to your cosplays!

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Location: North 223

What is the angle of Captain Daichi's jawline? How many extra chairs does Oikawa need to fit his ego in a room? Find the answers to these, and more “logical” questions, at the Haikyuu Q&A Panel!

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Location: North 222ABC

Have you ever wanted to ask France about his cowardice, Italy about his favorite ways to cook, or America about his hero complex? Now's your chance! Come ask a nation from Hetalia about their secrets, pasts, and current shenanigans.

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Location: North 222ABC

Come ask your questions to the nations of Hetalia!

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Location: North 225AB

BLEACH is one of the longest running manga of all-time but it is not without its missteps. For every high, there's a low and for every Soul Society Arc, there's a Full-Bring. Join us as we try to answer the question “Hey, what's up with BLEACH?”

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Location: North 224AB

Come ask your favorite or not-so-favorite Homestuck Characters what’s on your mind! Enjoy while they suffer at your bountiful and surely embarrassing inquiries.

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Location: North 222ABC

Welcome to the first ever Ladies Night, where the girls of Homestuck will share their thoughts, and answer your questions. Each one of the dear girls are here and waiting, so come on down and show them some love! Who needs boys to have some fun?

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Location: North 225AB

Do you love horror movies and anime? Not just horror or just anime, but the unholy combination of evil and Japanese illustration? Come check out the best examples of horror anime and prepare to have your katana scared off.

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Location: North 225AB

Remember running away from Nemesis as your heart beat out of your chest? Or holding your breath while playing Fatal Frame because you heard a rattle in the bathroom? Join Arizona Midnight Channel and vote on a horror game to play LIVE!

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Location: North 221ABC

Come find out all about how to break out as an artist, to take the steps towards becoming an industry professional, and getting published. Learn the basics & advanced areas of Artist Alleys, understanding market strategies and online art promotions, and how to get published or print and publish your own comics. Everything from what you should sell in the artist alley (and for how much), to how to get noticed online, and attracting potential customers and publishers. Taught by Samantha Gorel, a veteran of the artist alley, self-publishing and traditional publishing author/artist from SEARCH Press.

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Location: North 223

Have you ever looked at two characters and thought they should smooch? Then join Priapella Corp for I Ship It, a panel where we discuss why we ship, how we ship, and shipping etiquette. From Destiel to NaruSasu, if it fits, It Ships!

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Location: North 225AB

Your costume is amazing, your wig is fabulous, and your shoes are incredibly uncomfortable. But can you go the extra mile and stay in-character as we throw you into wild situations? Join Priapella Corp to test your skills in this fun improv game!

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Location: North 222ABC

Welcome to our game show as we will pick audience members to figure out if what you are seeing or hearing is from a Hentai or a “normal” anime. See if you can fight your way through the rounds, prove you know your stuff, and win some awesome prizes.

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Location: North 221ABC

The visual novels (VNs) are story-centered video games from Japan that go beyond the mainstream, including complex themes and adult content. JAST USA, publisher of VN titles such as Steins;Gate and Littlewitch Romanesque, will talk on the industry and their upcoming titles. Presented by Peter Payne, president of JAST USA and J-List. This is an 18+ only panel.

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Location: North 222ABC

Lip sing! Dance off! Or even real-sing! Come show off your skills any way you would like in this panel. No signups necessary, but bring your own music.

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Location: North 225AB

The Wonder Girls are among this Korean record label that took America by storm from 2010-2011. Learn more about the groups such as 2PM, 2AM, GOT7, Miss A, and Rain.

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Location: North 224AB

1TYM, JinuSean, Perry, and Lexy. These were the artists that paved the way for Big Bang, 2NE1, and Winner. Learn more about this Korean record label that has supplied some of the world's greatest music.

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Location: North 225AB

THE ULTIMATE GAME TO TEST YOUR MELT AND MEET PEOPLE ALONG THE WAY! Try your luck and maybe even become king for a bit. Have a chance to make your subjects do something crazy or feel free to come in and watch! Brought to you by KeyRunners~East.

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Location: North 224AB

East Valley Krav Maga Chief Instructor Derrek Hofrichter will demonstrate techniques from the Israeli military fighting system, take questions on fighting/self-defense scenarios, and discuss the realism of fight scenes in movies/TV.

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Location: North 225AB

Have you ever dreamed of making your own visual novel? Join us as we demonstrate the basics on how to make a visual novel using “Renpy” which was used to make the hit visual novel “Katawa Shoujo”.

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Location: North 129AB

So you know the rules, prints and brands of lolita, but do you know what survey says? Contestants will be picked out of the audience to participate in a game of family feud, regarding lolita brands, prints, stereotypical passtimes, and almost whatever else you could think of!

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Location: North 222ABC

Come and join your favorite magical girls and characters galore for an hour of hope and despair! Ask questions regarding any timeline and remember to not make a contract with Kyubey!

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Location: North 225AB

Everyone knows Sailor Moon, the anime that gave magical girl anime popularity, but few can trace it back to Sally the Witch in the 1960's. Join us, as we discuss how magical girl anime has evolved over the last 50 years.

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Location: Sheraton Ahwatukee

PAID EVENT

Tired after a long day of running around at the convention? Well have no fear come to the Lair of the monster girls to rest your tired feet and interact with many of Types of monsters girls that we have to offer!! Come sit back enjoy a drink and rest your tired soul.

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  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: Sheraton Ahwatukee

PAID EVENT

Tired after a long day of running around at the convention? Well have no fear come to the Lair of the monster girls to rest your tired feet and interact with many of Types of monsters girls that we have to offer!! Come sit back enjoy a drink and rest your tired soul.

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: North 221ABC

Come meet the Ponies of Equestria, ask questions and learn about the Magic of Friendship at this cosplay Q & A!

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Location: North 224AB

Do you find yourself listening to Anime Openings and Endings all the time? Can you name an Anime based on the song alone? Come join Dowase Entertainment as we test your knowledge of Anime Openings and Endings in this Jeopardy styled game!

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Location: North 224AB

Over 20 years ago two men took a vacation through Okayama Prefecture in Japan. That trip spawned the entirety of the Tenchi Muyo series. Come take a look at the inspiration behind Washu’s Cave, The Misaki Shrine, and the namesakes of each character.

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Location: North 222ABC

Think you know everything there is to know about One Piece? Come and test your knowledge in this pub quiz style event and compete for prizes!

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Location: North 223

Put on your comfiest pajamas and join the PSWG crew for some slumber party fun! We'll play party games, tell stories, and hang out! Of course, there will be lots of candy!

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Location: North 224AB

From the good to the bad, Pen and Paper games have their moments. The weird character concepts, the clutch critical rolls to kill a boss when near death. Come join TDP as we open the floor to everyone, so come share your most memorable stories!

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Location: North 224AB

Come watch music videos in various genres ranging from Anime, Sci-Fi, Adventure, to Cosplay and more!  After the viewing, the audience may vote on their favorite music video seen at the event.

Videos shown may have PG-13 content.

who'll be here
  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
 
Location: North 223

Cosplay is for everyone! Join us to discuss tips and tricks for making a cosplay that feels and looks as fabulous as you do! From tweaking character designs to dealing with the haters, we've got everything you need to cosplay happy!

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Location: North 222ABC

From comics to video games, anime and TV shows; can you become the champions in this team-based trivia game and win some prizes? Join Priapella Corp as we test your skills in all things nerdy.

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Location: North 224AB

Learn everything you need to know to get started raving at conventions. We'll talk about everything from what to wear, to music, to dancing, and more! The Renegades will show you how you can make the most of your con rave experience.

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Location: North 225AB

Join us as we explore the world of rhythm games! In this panel, we'll talk about rhythm games, listen to some music, watch funny videos, and maybe YOU will even come up and play some games in front of everyone!

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Location: North 224AB

Team RWBY, JNPR, friends and foes; the "yang's” all here to answer all of your questions! Join the crew for some fun questions, play some games, and get to know them behind the scenes.

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Location: Renaissance Salon 5-8

Ever wanna see what it's like to hangout with your favorite Sailor Scout? Well now's your chance so come on in and enjoy the company of Sailor Moon and all her friends well being served yummy snacks. Feel free to chat with us and just have a grand old time.

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  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: Renaissance Salon 5-8

Ever wanna see what it's like to hangout with your favorite Sailor Scout? Well now's your chance so come on in and enjoy the company of Sailor Moon and all her friends well being served yummy snacks. Feel free to chat with us and just have a grand old time

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  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $10
 
Location: Sheraton Valley of The Sun

Fighting Queen Beryl can be tiring and even Sailor Scouts need to let loose sometimes. Come dance the night away with the sailor scouts and enjoy the best party this side of the Moon Kingdom.

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  • Phoenix Comicon Staff
Cost is $15
 
Location: North 225AB

How often do you find yourself skipping an Anime Opening or Ending? It's quite surprising how many people skip these wonderful sequences. Dowase Entertainment is here to show why one shouldn't overlook these short clips, and their hidden meanings.

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Location: North 222ABC

Have you ever wanted to have a sleepover with your favorite Homestuck characters? Well now you can make your dream a reality! Come chill out and have some fun!

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Location: North 225AB

Prank War? Game match? Presidential debate? Troll fight? Biology class? Police chase? Anything you may need to win at, the Renegades have got your back. Leave the kids at home and bring your sense of humor for this outrageous comedy game show.

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Location: North 223

With the annual release of the Tales of... games in the USA, the long-time series is finally getting some exposure outside of Japan. But where did the game get its start? Join us as we delve into the history of this jRPG and its unique battle system.

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Location: North 225AB

Ever played Telephone? Ever played Pictionary? In this fun party game, we combine the two! Break out your favorite fandom quotes and brush up on your doodling skills!

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Location: North 225AB

New title, same panel! Think your favorite game is great? Think again! Join TDP and members of the AZMC as they join forces to take on the challenge of giving tough love to their favorite (and least favorite) games.

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Location: North 223

Every season of anime has its share of good and bad. Come discuss, argue, agree, disagree and agree to disagree our picks for best and worst of the recent times.

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Location: North 223

Perverts unite! Come and join Arizona Midnight Channel as we celebrate all things Ecchi! We even get down to that age old question which has plagued mankind since ye olden times, boobies or buttocks? Which is more important? Come help us find out!

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Location: North 224AB

It’s tough to meet someone these days, with all the villains, arch foes, and heroes ruining all your first dates. Don’t worry; the Renegades have your back! Come as you are to the craziest dating show of your life and prepare to make some memories!

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Location: North 222ABC

Version 2 of our “Everything Goes Dating Show”. Now with 20% more adult content! Be warned, this could get real.

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Location: North 224AB

A number of important artists have been the driving force in the increasing popularity of anime both in Japan and abroad. This panel examines their innovations in terms of character development, unique story lines and animation techniques.

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Location: North 223

Steven Universe has come far in his first season. How have his fellow Beach City inhabitants influenced him, and how has he made his mark on them? Also discuss how the show, its characters and themes, have impacted you! Why do you believe in Steven?

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Location: North 222ABC

Who is this man? Where did he get his start? Where does he get his inspiration from? Find out this and more, as we learn about the history behind the man who changed the face of modern anime.

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Location: North 222ABC

East Blue and Gay Balls Inc presents; Your favorite Yaoi panel! Come join our panel as we spend an hour talking about and playing games centered on men loving other men. We’ll have an assortment of prizes for those brave enough to participate.

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Location: North 222ABC

Still don’t know what Vocaloid is? Get scoffs when you ask people what anime Hatsune Miku is from? Stop being left in the dark and attend Vocaloid 101 as we cover the basics and what Vocaloid is all about.

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Location: North 223

"The First Sound of the Future" Team NerdRage is back with another edition of more virtual idol songs! Come hang out and enjoy the music!

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Location: North 223

Team NerdRage brings you more Music Time! This time dedicated only to the 1st generation of Vocaloids!

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Location: North 223

Don't be scared to come in and share your favorite waifu, what kind of anime girl OR guy you absolutely can't live without. We're all ears and we're all here to confess the kinks of being a real otaku.

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Location: North 223

Do you remember a time when you were first introduced to anime? When the only way to run was like Naruto, and every other word was Japanese? Come share your worst episodes of being a weeaboo; it's time to confess, baka-chan!

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Location: North 223

Ever wonder who would win in a match between Saber and Ryuuko? Kirito and Asuna vs. Shiroe and Akatsuki? It’s all possible with Bushiroad’s card game, Weiss Schwarz. Come join TDP as give the rundown on this unique and addicting card game.

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Location: North 224AB

Ask the characters you love the questions on your mind. From an area located somewhere in the vast deserts of the United States, repel those smiling gods and accept the Glow Cloud. Praise the Glow Cloud.... ALL HAIL THE GLOW CLOUD!

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Location: North 222ABC

Do you think you have what it takes to call yourself a true Blue (and Red) Pokémon Master? If so, come Join AZ Nichibros as we test your Poké knowledge and see who will be crowned a True Master in a fantastic game of Who's That Pokémon!

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Location: North 225AB

DRAGON BALL Z! Yup. Is this series absurd? You bet it is! Robots, magic, aliens, doods that can bench press a PLANET? Yeah, we got that. So let’s all discover together how it became... well, what it is. Only this time… THE MOVIES!

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Location: North 223

TDP wants you to start playing tabletop RPGs! Let us give you whatever knowledge you need to start playing one of the many amazing games on the market. We'll focus on how to get a group together, pick a game to your liking and getting started!

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Location: North 223

An open discussion about every Otaku’s favorite subject: Anime! We’ll talk about everything from art, characters, personal stories, etc. This is an opportunity for anyone and everyone to share with their fellow Otaku what anime means to us.

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Location: North 222ABC

“I never knew a human body had that much blood” is just one example of the many comments made in our previous years’ panel of Wildest Deaths in Anime. We’ve shown some terrible scenes in the past, but this year will top them all!

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Location: North 223

Join East Blue Cosplay and Gay Balls Inc for a thoughtful discussion on the representation of women and gender in One Piece: does it pass the Bechtel Test? Why are their waists so small? Is Koala just a cheap Nami knock-off?

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Location: North 222ABC

While many consider anime and manga to be the realm of young men, there are a number of women who have played key roles in the development of both anime and manga. This panel will discuss some of the most influential women artists in anime and manga.

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Location: North 222ABC

Oh my Glob! Did you hear? Japan is a crazy place, and is always full of surprises, but sometimes they make you go WTF! Join the Arizona Midnight Channel on a roller coaster of crazy anime, pranks, pictures, movies and more!

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Location: North 225AB

The million dollar question: Wut Anime? This simple guessing game tests your wits as an anime fan! Come on, step it up and show me your moves!

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Location: West 101ABC events area

Do you love manga & anime? Learn techniques during this hands on drawing demonstration for various Chibis. 

who'll be here
  • Katerina E.
Strongly Recommended for Youth!
 
Location: North 224AB

There are a lot of video games out there, and unfortunately many slip under our radar. Come join Dowase Entertainment as we take a look through the gaming world to find the gems hidden in the rough.

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