Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:00:00 ESTIn a Twitter announcement today, Sukoshi Con has announced Louisville Anime Weekend "has been cancelled and that there will not be any future Sukoshi Con events."
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 12:00:00 ESTAnime Matsuri has announced their new Chief Operating Officer, Mark Perez, former CEO of Anime Expo's parent company, Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation.
Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 ESTFanimeCon announced their schedule for their Masquerade Cosplay Contest. It's scheduled to start at 6pm and the award announcements will begin around 10:30pm.
Sat, 09 Apr 2016 12:00:00 ESTAnime Southwest, located near Denver, Colorado, has announced the cancellations of seven guests. This news comes one week after it was announced the convention has announced a new venue and less than a month before the convention is scheduled to begin.
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:00:00 ESTAfter cancelling ten conventions in the last two months, YourMiniCon has now cancelled their event in Portland, Maine, the only remaining event other than their original Connecticut location.
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 12:00:00 ESTYourMiniCon has removed Nevada, Colorado, Ohio, and Louisiana conventions from its site leaving only Connecticut and Maine.
Sat, 20 Feb 2016 12:00:00 ESTSocial media is an essential part of convention planning. We run down the essential platforms to help you get your convention signed up and give you tips on how to make cross-posting to them a lot easier.
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 12:00:00 ESTWhen two conventions fight and disrespect each other in public, nobody wins.
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 12:00:00 ESTYourMiniCon has announced via Facebook that they have cancelled their conventions in Wisconsin, Georgia, California, Kentucky, Idaho, and Texas.
Sun, 17 Jan 2016 12:00:00 ESTThe SPJA, the parent organization of Anime Expo, plans to "move beyond otaku/fan culture" and will be integrating "film, gaming, tech, music and other forms of entertainment media." SPJA will open a Tokyo office in 2016 and reveal a new name and logo.
Mon, 04 Jan 2016 12:00:00 ESTIt's January 2016 and that means that it's time for us to take our annual look back at North America's ten largest anime conventions of 2015.
Fri, 18 Dec 2015 12:00:00 ESTThe Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation has announced that Anime Conji 2016, previously scheduled for March, has been canceled.
Fri, 04 Dec 2015 12:00:00 ESTIOEA, the International Otaku Expo Association, has announced that Takamasa Sakurai passed away on December 4, 2015.
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:00:00 ESTFUNimation has issued a PDF announcing their official stance on fan art. This is essential reading for anyone creating and selling fan art from FUNimation properties at conventions (such as in artists' alleys or dealers' rooms) or online.
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:00:00 ESTThe vocalist of themes to Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex has passed away at age 44. Source: Anime News Network