Anime Expo proudly welcomes Kick-heart! Director Masaaki Yuasa as a Guest of Honor for AX2013, where he will be presenting the North American premiere of the Kickstarter-funded project. Mr. Yuasa has been involved in many notable series such as Crayon Shin-chan, Hakkenden, My Neighbors the Yamadas, [...]
Anime Expo welcomes Voice Actor Megumi Han as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! Originally from Tokyo, Ms. Han had her screen debut in 2008 in Sakura no Sono. In 2011, she achieved her goal as a voice actress and was given the lead role of Gon Freecss in HunterxHunter.
Since then, Ms. [...]
Anime Expo proudly announces Director Kazuhiro Furuhashi as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! Born in Hamamatsu City in Shizuoka Prefecture, Mr. Furuhashi began his career as an animator, and then moved to directing with the series Ranma ½.
His directorial debut was the Ranma ½ Netto Utagassen OVA. [...]
Anime Expo proudly announces Kaya and Moon Stream as Guests of Honor for AX2013! Renowned solo artist Kaya will be joined by musical unit Moon Stream, featuring Satsuki and Tomo, for an amazing night of Visual rock in Main Events on Friday, July 5th! [...]
Anime Expo proudly announces the US premiere of Blue Exorcist: The Movie presented by Aniplex of America, with Supervising Animation Director and Character Designer Keigo Sasaki attending as a Guest of Honor!
Mr. Sasaki’s vast credits include Sengoku Basara 1 & 2 (Design Works) and Nightraid [...]
Anime Expo proudly announces voice actor Kazuhiko Inoue as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! Mr. Inoue has a prolific and memorable body of work extending from the 1970s through today, including seminal anime series like Candy Candy and Space Battleship Yamato, to contemporary hits like Naruto and Fruits Basket. [...]
Anime Expo announces renowned cosplay artist, model and actress Alodia Gosiengfiao as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! Alodia is an Ambassador and VJ for Animax-Asia, known as the “Ani-mates”, and the co-host of ABS-CBN’s prank show Laugh Out Loud. [...]
Anime Expo announces character designer and illustrator Noizi Ito as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! Ms. Ito began her career as a graphic designer, illustrator and character designer. Her work includes “Shakugan no Shana” by Dengeki Bunko, the “Haruhi Suzumiya” series by Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko, [...]
Anime Expo, North America’s largest anime and Japanese pop culture convention, announces RAM RIDER as a Guest of Honor for AX2013! The prolific DJ, producer, lyricist and vocalist will be behind the decks at AXDance, Anime Expo’s showcase of leading EDM DJs from the US and Japan. [...]
Anime Expo announces J-Pop artists STARMARIE as Industry Guests for AX2013! Featuring members Shino Takamori, Nozomi Kishita, and Shiori Aoki, STARMARIE recently released their second album “Fantasy World 2″, and have also collaborated with Yanagi Nobuto and gothic lolita brand “Opera [...]