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Katsucon JCI Guest Update

Greetings everyone!Katsucon has received several comments that have made us aware of a discomfort within our Cosplay community in the selection of one of our Katsucon guests. First, we want to tell everyone that we take such concerns very seriously and have taken steps to update our guest lineup while we gather more information. The […]

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New Guests Posted to the JCI Page!

Ever had an interest in Japanese Culture? Ever wanted to learn about Japanese folklore, taiko drumming, or traditional Japanese crafts? The Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI) at Katsucon has you covered! The JCI specializes in classes that explore Japan’s rich culture, crafts, and history. Visit the The Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI) page for up-to-date information on […]

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Chris Hazelton and Amanda C. Miller Join Katsucon 2015

    Chris Hazelton Chris Hazelton entered the entertainment world through the film industry working on films such as “End of Days,” “The Hurricane,” “Thirteen Days,” and “Spy Game.” In 2002, Chris produced his first comic online and in print, “Building 12.” Chris quickly followed up “Building 12″ in 2004 with the much more successful […]

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Samurai Dan & Jillian at Katsucon 2015

Dan Coglan, a.k.a. “Samurai Dan” and his wife, Jillian are the acknowledged masters of marital… er, MARTIAL mayhem.  This dynamic duo travels the civilized portions of the U.S., bringing their unique show to curious and horrified audiences alike.In addition to their high-energy, mostly safe stage shows (where razor sharp blades and barbs fly) the couple […]

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For Guilded Age: Phil Kahn and T Campbell at Katsucon 2015

Phil Kahn is the co-creator of Guilded Age, the rising explosive superstar of Super Art Fight known as The Commando, the misguided creator of the #morningclops, the owner of a one-time encyclopedia of webcomics-themed cocktails, former podcaster and future let’s player, and not even close to ready for Joss Whedon’s version of Scarlett Witch.T Campbell […]

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Starpower joins Katsucon 2015

Michael Terracciano and Garth Graham spent years working on the fantasy webcomics “Dominic Deegan: Oracle for Hire” and “Finder’s Keepers” respectively.  Having finished their previous projects, they teamed up to start the sci-fi superhero space adventure, “STAR POWER!”  It tells the story of the last of the Star Powered Sentinels as she protects and explores […]

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Welcome Super Art Fight and Rusty Gilligan to Katsucon 2015!

Super Art Fight   The Greatest Live Art Competition in the Known Universe returns to Katsucon, stronger than ever. Coming off of an amazing 2014 that set them all across the United States, and onto the Internet with their first ever web show (available now on YouTube), Super Art Fight is one of the most […]

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Welcome Megan and Isabelle of Namesake

Megan Lavey-Heaton is half of the creative team behind Namesake, a fantasy webcomic about a woman who falls down the rabbit hole into the wrong story. Along with fellow co-creator Isabelle Melançon, she is co-editor of Valor Anthology and is doing the book’s design. She also penned the script for the short story “Silver Button” […]

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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 […]