Mini A-Kon 8: The Return – February 28th 2015

Mini A-Kon 8: The Return – February 28th 2015

*UPDATE 02-27-15 Well; the worst case scenario has happened. Government agencies are canceling events and closing all Municipal buildings. So Mini A-Kon 8 is officially cancelled. We will look at the possibility of a reschedule, but I don’t know that it will be...
Anthony Brownrigg at A-Kon 26

Anthony Brownrigg at A-Kon 26

Anthony Brownrigg is a filmmaker, actor, musician and all around media specialist. For over thirty years he has been in the video and film production industry producing and directing the award winning Red Victoria, Silent Interchanges, Dark Evolution and many others....
Welcome Bryce Papenbrook to A-Kon 26

Welcome Bryce Papenbrook to A-Kon 26

Bryce Papenbrook has been a professional voice over artist since the age of eight. He was introduced to the voice acting scene by his father, Bob Papenbrook, and has continued the trade in his footsteps. Bryce has performed in numerous video games, cartoons, and...
J. Michael Tatum returns to A-Kon 26

J. Michael Tatum returns to A-Kon 26

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by...

Anime Primer: Chihayafuru

“Naniwazuni Sakuyakonohana Fuyugomori Imawoharubeto Sakuyakonohana…” Stillness and silence but for the recital of the first half of an 800-year old poem intoned in a sing-song chant. An explosion of movement, and then all is still once again, until the next verse is...

Anime Primer: Sword Art Online

What would you do if you suddenly discovered that your favorite video game – normally an avenue for escapism and cathartic release – had real-world consequences for each of your actions? What if it’s your own life on the line, and if you die in-game, your real life is...