Author Archives: Evan Ralston

Japanese Manga Artist Kia Asamiya Announced as an Official Guest of FanimeCon 2012

San Jose, CA (May 6, 2012) – FanimeCon announced today that Japanese manga artist Kia Asamiya will be appearing at FanimeCon 2012, taking place during Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28 in downtown San Jose, CA. Kia Asamiya has been involved … Continue reading

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Illustrator Mamoru Yokota and GAINAX Founder Hiroyuki Yamaga to Return to FanimeCon

San Jose, CA (May 5th, 2012) – FanimeCon announced today that illustrator Mamoru Yokota and GAINAX founder Hiroyuki Yamaga will appear at FanimeCon, held this Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28. A Guest of Honor at FanimeCon since 2010, Mamoru Yokota … Continue reading

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Extremely Hard Anime Quiz

FanimeCon will be hosting the Extremely Hard Anime Quiz this year. The rules for the quiz and details about participation have been posted.

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Gilles Poitras and Ric Meyers Return to FanimeCon 2012

San Jose, CA (May 4, 2012) – FanimeCon welcomes back Gilles Poitras and Ric Meyers, two US fan favorite Guests of Honor, to FanimeCon 2012 (Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28). Author and librarian Gilles Poitras will be at FanimeCon to … Continue reading

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The U.S. Premiere Re:Play-Girls and Q&A with director Yuki Saito

Genre: Fantasy/Action/Drama Production Company: ADWAYS PICTURES,INC. Synopsis: Michi, a high school girl with a seemingly perfect life loving parents, popularity, average grades, one day finds herself wanting to end her own life. When Michi reveals a big secret to her … Continue reading

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Igaguri Chiba to Appear and Perform at FanimeCon 2012

Igaguri Chiba to Appear and Perform at FanimeCon 2012 San Jose, CA (May 3, 2012) – FanimeCon is pleased to announce that Igaguri Chiba will be performing at FanimeCon 2012’s MusicFest, held on May 26, Saturday evening of Memorial Day … Continue reading

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Updated Shuttle Bus Transportation Schedule

Shuttle bus transportation runs in continuous loops to/from the San Jose Convention Center for the following hotels: DoubleTree by Hilton San Jose Radisson Plaza Hotel Holiday Inn (formerly the Wyndam Hotel) View Shuttle Route in a larger map Peak = … Continue reading

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FanimeCon to Hold Blood Drive May 26 to Benefit Stanford Blood Center

FanimeCon 2012 and Stanford Blood Center are teaming up once more to host a blood drive in downtown San Jose. Be a hero for the day by signing up to donate blood and help save lives! Date: Saturday, May 26, … Continue reading

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Artist Alley for FanimeCon 2012 is now full!

Artist Alley for FanimeCon 2012 has reached capacity and we’re very excited to have so many talented artists! We received an overwhelming amount of interest in this year’s Artist Alley and we’re sorry that we couldn’t accommodate everyone. For those … Continue reading

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Voice Actor David Vincent to Appear at FanimeCon 2012

San Jose, CA (April 9th, 2012) – FanimeCon announced today the latest addition to their growing guest list, voice actor, David Vincent. David will appear at FanimeCon this Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28 where attendees can interact with the voice … Continue reading

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