Welcome to Cosplay 101: So you want to be a Cosplayer? Come join us as we discuss the basics of sewing and what it needed to make a costume. We'll answer your questions and offer advice for your current and planned projects!
Cel Painting panel and workshop with Adrian Butler
The workshop will be broken into two parts. The first part will be a one hour lecture detailing the history of animation from it's infancy up until the standardized usage of animation cels.
With focus on contributions made by famous Animators, new technologies and the films that they were featured in.
Following this attendees will view some examples of my previous works and will be given step by step instructions on the painting process. Attendees will be able to bring home their very own painted cel!
Videogame Discussion (New and Nostalgic games!)
Who doesn't love a good videogame session every now and then? I know I do! Videogames are apart of our lives, and we can't help it. So come one, come all, and come embrace videogames! Let us talk about the good, the bad, and the ugly of videogames. Feel free to rant or discuss any videogame on the market! Whether it is new, old, or Atari 7800, you can discuss it here!
The world of anime
Let’s hear your story! Come discuss what brought you into the world of Anime. Was it your friends, family or even a good Miyazaki film? Feel free to discuss anything about Anime in general! What do you love about anime? What's your most favorite anime show/series? What is your least favorite show/series? Discuss it all!
Dive into the Digital world with us and relive all of your favorite digi-riffic digi-moments.
Samurai Anime Discussion
Come discuss samurai in anime, and anime about samurai with us.
One Piece Panel
Spend time with fellow fans of the pirate-y goodness. Or just show up and learn about it! All are welcome to the crew!
Draw a circle, it's the earth!
Come join us to discuss the historically-based comedic web comic and anime, Axis Powers Hetalia!
Looking at some of the wacky, serious, and heartwarming moments in Svetlana Chmakova's Dramacon, and comparing them with some of our own con experiences.
Ouran High School Host Club
Are you a fan of the host club? Well so are we! So come and talk about it with us!
PS: The cake is a lie.
Weapon Design and Manufacture
Guns, swords and big things that anime characters carry around that are just way t impractical. This panel will cover the basics of weapon design, material selection, manufacturing methods and finishing touches for anyone interested in building weaponry for show – be it for cosplay or for general display. Topics covered will include “dummy” props, “hero” props and functional props. How to make them, and safety precautions.
Band Question and Answer panels
Have you ever wanted to start a band and not know where to start? This panel will be your opportunity to talk to our live band guests. Find out how they started out, and what got them into doing live performances!
more to come too! Stay tuned!