|further information on AWA 13
||[Aug. 29th, 2007|04:24 pm]
Anime 30-Plus: For Older Anime Fans
ANIME WEEKEND ATLANTA returns for its 13th year of|
Japanese animation fun! Join us for three days of
films, music, dealers, videos, games, panels,
costumes, artists, and fellowship with thousands of
your fellow anime fans!
Last minute guest additions:
NOBORU ISHIGURO: director of MACROSS, SPACE CRUISER
YAMATO, ORGUSS, MEGAZONE 23, LEGEND OF GALACTIC
HEROES, LOCKE THE SUPERMAN, ASTRO BOY, GATCHAMAN, and
head of ARTLAND studio!
TIM ELDRED: award-winning GREASEMONKEY author and
animation director for MEN IN BLACK, GODZILLA,
DRAGONTALES, XIAOLIN SHOWDOWN, author of STAR BLAZERS:
HELEN MCCARTHY: author of THE ANIME ENCYCLOPEDIA and
500 MANGA HEROES AND VILLIANS as well as HAYAO
MIYAZAKI: MASTER OF JAPANESE ANIMATION!
ADDITIONAL GUESTS include Greg (NEGIMA) Ayers, Colleen
(BECK) Clinkenbeard, Bob and Emily (STUDIO CAPSULE)
DeJesus, Lauren (ANGELIC LAYER)
Goodnight, Carl (GOLGO 13) Gustav Horn, Mike (FULL
METAL ALCHEMIST) McFarland, Vic (BLEACH) Mignogna,
Neil (GUNDAM) Nadelman, Chris (FULL METAL PANIC)
Patton, Monica (AZUMANGA DAIOH) Rial, Rikki
(RANKLECHICK) Simons, Tavisha Wolfgarth (REALITY
CHECK) Simons, David (ADV) Williams, and
Amy (STAR BLAZERS) Howard Wilson!
Our MUSICIAL GUESTS Peelander Z, The Captains, and The
Emeralds will be performing Saturday night!
Our EVENTS include our COSTUME CONTEST, dancing at the
AWA FIRE AND ICE BALL, a giant ARTISTS ALLEY, an even
larger DEALERS ROOM, four separate VIDEO GAME ROOMS,
four distinct VIDEO ROOMS including theater-style
seating, a classic anime room and a HK/live action
room, PANELS AND WORKSHOPS on everything from 70s
anime to real-life super robots to drawing manga to
costuming, a full VIDEO ART TRACK full of anime music
videos and also the ANIME MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS! There's
an ANIME MUSIC VIDEO DANCE and a SATURDAY NITE DANCE
and a BEBOP LOUNGE! Plus ANIME HELL, MIDNIGHT
MADNESS, the PANEL OF DOOM, and more!
It's all happening SEPTEMBER 21-23 at the COBB
GALLERIA CENTRE and the RENAISSANCE WAVERLY HOTEL in
Atlanta, GA! 3-day passes are $45 at the door!
For more information visit http://www.awa-con.com/