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kin-keri
06-15-2004, 09:33 PM
I'm looking for an anime (or game) convention in or around New York. Me and my friends are already too late to catch anime next, and there's no baaf =O can anyone help?

TheAnarCHris
06-16-2004, 01:12 AM
www.gameonny.com

Also check out the NYO! board section on cosplay.com, seeing how we have any NYC gaming/anime event covered before anyone else.

Michi
06-16-2004, 01:46 AM
There's always Otakon... That's what, three hours away or something? @_@ Not that bad.

Ginger Catgirl
06-16-2004, 09:00 PM
why are all the conventions in California? Why? I lived there for five years, then we moved out to NJ.... >_<

TheAnarCHris
06-17-2004, 02:10 AM
Not all the convention are in Cally. We do have animeNEXT, BaaF and Shoujocon, granted the later of the two are post poned for next year. We also now have gameonny, which promises to be a celebrity filled E3 for the public. w00t and such.

Ginger Catgirl
06-17-2004, 10:40 AM
i know, it's just... the irony. Also, CA is reight across from Japan... so there's a lot of fans out there. Anyway, I'm just all sad that BAAF is out.... ._. pooo. That's the one my big group of friends usually go to, and I was finally going to go with them this year, before three of them go off to college.... >_< meep. Oh well, at least they're not going too far away =^..^=

dchan
06-26-2004, 11:09 AM
Here are just a few:

http://www.bigappleanimefest.com/
http://www.noncon.net/
http://www.bam.org/film/anime.aspx

Enjoy ^^

chrono
07-05-2004, 01:59 AM
Genericon is in Troy, NY:
http://genericon.union.rpi.edu

And here's a list of cool events that go on in the capital region including karaoke parties!
http://genericon.union.rpi.edu/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=12

Also:
AnimeBoston: http://www.animeboston.com/
ConBust: http://sophia.smith.edu/ssffs/conbust/
Non-Con: http://www.noncon.net/

Kairi G
07-07-2004, 12:04 AM
we are trying to organize a cosplay picnic in Saratoga NY sometime in the end of august beginning of september . head over to this thread to let us know if youd be interested or if you wanna help us plan.
http://forums.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=38353&page=1&pp=15
we really are trying to figure out if there is enough interest in it at this point. so if you have any interest in it at all, or know someone who might be, let us know please! :)