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Power Outage at FanimeCon 2012

Yesterday evening around 6:30 PM, FanimeCon experienced a facility-wide power outage to the San Jose Convention Center and the Hilton San Jose. The loss of power severely impacted Registration as our network was no longer accessible. Thousands of attendees were … Continue reading

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Thursday Programming

Curious what programming is going on tonight? Swap Meet will continue in the Fairmont, and the entire Gaming Hall will be open in Exhibits Hall 3. We are working hard to get the the Pajama Party going in Ballroom F … Continue reading

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Status update for Thursday’s Registration

The power has returned to the San Jose Convention Center (SJCC). HOORAY!! If you are still in the Registration line, thank you for waiting through this all! With the power back, that means Registration at the SJCC is up and … Continue reading

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Reg Line Is Moving

We appreciate your patience while we deal with the power outage. We are currently doing registration by hand but you still will need your electronic postcard

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Power outage

FanimeCon 2012 is currently experiencing a power outage in the SJCC and Hilton Hotel. Alongside PG&E and the facilities, we are working very hard to get things back up and running! While the power outage has affected our Registration, yay … Continue reading

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Pocket Schedule available to view!

The Pocket Schedule for FanimeCon 2012 is now available for viewing. We are working SUPER hard to finish the online schedule (which will be the most accurate schedule), but until then, enjoy! ^_^

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FUNimation Presents: “Eureka Seven AO Screening and Focus Panel”!

FUNimation and FanimeCon are teaming up to present the “Eureka Seven AO Screening and Focus Panel”! FUNimation will hold a screening for episodes 1-3 of Eureka Seven AO, followed by a focus panel with FanimeCon Guest of Honor Shigeto Koyama … Continue reading

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Parent Consent & Waiver forms are now available for minors who do not have valid government-issued photo IDs!

Are you a minor with only a school ID? Did you register and pay online for your FanimeCon 2012 membership? If you answered yes to all of the above, you can pick up your badge with your school ID if … Continue reading

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Voice Actress and Singer Mai Aizawa to Entertain Fans at FanimeCon

San Jose, CA (May 8th, 2012) – FanimeCon is pleased to announce Mai Aizawa as the opening act for MusicFest at FanimeCon, taking place during Memorial Day weekend, May 25 28 in downtown San Jose, CA. A voice actress with … Continue reading

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Designer Shigeto Koyama to Attend FanimeCon as a Guest of Honor

San Jose, CA (May 7th, 2012) – FanimeCon is pleased to announce today that designer Shigeto Koyama will appear at FanimeCon, held this Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28 in downtown San Jose. Shigeto Koyama debuted in the Japanese animation industry … Continue reading

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