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Welcome Waspi Square and Ava’s Demon as Webcomic Guests

Paul Taylor of Waspi Squareis the creator, writer, and illustrator of the odd, slice-of-supernatural-life webcomic, Wapsi Square. He was raised on a healthy dose of Warner Bros. cartoons and scary movies. This fueled his already overactive imagination. In addition to this odd mix of genres, he is interested in Mythology and combining cuteness with the […]

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Cherami Leigh will be a guest at Katsucon 2015!

Cherami Leigh has been in the industry for 20 years. She has been in over 75 commercials, and has worked on over 100 anime projects including “Lucy” in Fairy Tail, “Asuna” in Sword Art Online, “Road” in D. Grayman, “Lizzie” in Black Butler, “Mai” in Ghost Hunt, and “Patty” in Soul Eater and has worked […]

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Robbie Daymond and Giada Robin are guests of Katsucon 2015!

  Robbie Daymond is a Native-American Voice Artist, Actor, and Performer. After completing his MFA in 2007 he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career. Since then he has worked steadily in voiceover for many major companies, such as: Nickelodeon, Warner Brothers Animation, The Hub, NBC, 20th Century Fox, Marvel, VIZ, SyFy, and Random […]

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Live Programming Now Accepting Panel Request Forms!!!!

The Panel Request Form for Katsucon 2015 is now open. All are welcome to apply to present a panel or workshop! Live Programming will be accepting panel applications until October 31, 2014. Please do not delay in submitting your application! You can locate panel information and the application on the Live Programming page of the […]

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Now Accepting DJ Demos for the Katsucon Dance!

The Katsucon Dance is massive music event and we want to give skilled DJs a chance to play on stage! So, prepare your demos as we’ll be accepting them until December 1st, 2014. Our staff of veteran performers will be listening for great mixing, great song selection, and relevancy to the convention. If you’d like a […]

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AMV Contest Rules and Application are LIVE!

We are excited to announce our AMV contests are now LIVE! In addition to our standard AMV Showdown Competition, we have two new competitions, AMV Blender and AMV NSFW (Not Safe For Work). AMV Blender is designed to be a short-idea style AMV not suited to being full length, so around 15 seconds to a minute 15 […]

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Christina Vee and Svetlana “Kamui” Quindt to appear at Katsucon 2015

Voice actor Christina Vee and cosplayer Svetlana “Kamui” Quindt will appear as guests at Katsucon 2015. Cristina Vee is a voice actress from Los Angeles, CA. Since getting her first large anime roles in 2007, Cristina has voiced over 100 characters in both animation and video games.  Kamui aka Svetlana Quindt is a talented costume […]

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Masquerade Rules have been posted

Everything you need to know about participating in the Masquerade has been posted. Click on the links below to read full details. See you in costume! Masquerade Pre-Registration Guidelines Rehearsal and Performance Rules Costume and Division Rules Registration Process FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)  

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Photography Policy

Greetings Katsucon Fans! In response to your concerns from last year, the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center has been working to provide us with a clear Photography Policy for use during Katsucon 2015.  This is a considerably more relaxed policy than they have during the rest of the year and we appreciate your joining […]

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Artist Alley receiving Applications for Katsucon 2015

Artist Alley is now receiving applications for tables at Katsucon 2015. CLICK HERE to read the rules and to fill out the application. Applications will be accepted for 72 hours starting on Friday, August 29, 2014. After that, the application link will be deactivated and entries reviewed for consideration. Get your request in quickly! Here are some links […]