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Otakon Announces 7 Additional Guests

posted on 2019-06-13 04:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kikuko Inoue, Michihiko Suwa, Masao Maruyama, Hiroshi Nagahama, Sayuri Hara, Shōichi Hotta, Jez Roth to attend

Otakon Hosts Voice Actor Toru Furuya, Director Yoshiaki Kyougoku

posted on 2019-06-14 02:36 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Mobile Suit Gundam voice actor, Laid-Back Camp director attend July event

Otakon to Host 3 Voice Actors from Fruits Basket Anime

posted on 2019-06-15 01:08 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Makoto Furukawa, Manaka Iwami, Nobunaga Shimazaki attend July event

Otakon to Host ‘That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime’ Anime’s Staff, Voice Actor

posted on 2019-06-18 01:05 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Atsushi Nakayama, Ryouma Ebata, Chikahiro Kobayashi attend July event

Otakon Holds Screening of Trigger’s Promare Film

posted on 2019-06-26 10:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Trigger staff members Hiromi Wakabayashi, Shigeto Koyama, Hiroyuki Imaishi attend

Voice Actor Jen Cohn to Be Otakon Guest

Jul 12th 2019

Manga Artist Steve Bennett Added to Otakon Guest Roster

Jul 12th 2019

Voice Actor Kirk Thornton Added to Otakon Guest List

Jul 12th 2019

Otakon Hosts JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Animator Naoki Yoshibe

posted on 2019-07-15 15:33 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Opening animation director, key animator attends July convention in D.C.

Otakon Hosts Beastars Anime Producer Yoshihiro Watanabe

posted on 2019-07-17 19:30 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Producer for various Madhouse, P.A. Works anime attends July convention in D.C.

Otakon Celebrates 25th Anniversary This Weekend

Jul 25th 2019

Chalk Artist Eric M. Maruscak Created Amazing Laid-Back Camp Mural at Otakon

posted on 2019-07-29 15:45 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge

Game Composer Harumi Fujita Attends Otakon 2020

posted on 2020-01-20 15:05 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Fujita’s credits include Ghosts 'n Goblins, Mega Man 3, PULSTAR

Otakon 2020 Hosts Game Composer Takahiro Izutani

posted on 2020-01-21 17:30 EST by Alex Mateo
Izutani’s credits include Metal Gear Solid 4, Bayonetta

Otakon 2020 Hosts Game Composer Manami Matsumae

posted on 2020-01-23 14:30 EST by Alex Mateo
Matsumae’s credits include Mega Man, Final Fight

Otakon 2020 is the Latest Convention to Be Canceled

April 27, 2020 8:37am CDT
Event will return to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in August 2021


Otakon Announces Online Event for August 1

posted on 2020-06-15 01:01 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Otakon.Online comprises of interviews, panels, workshops, music events, gaming events

Carole & Tuesday’s Shinichiro Watanabe, Motonobu Hori, and Celeina Ann to Hold Online Panel Discussion at Otakon Online 2020

Jul 27th 2020

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Otakon.Online to Take Place Saturday

Jul 28th 2020

Streaming -

We’ve got a full day planned full of interviews, panels, guests, anime, workshops, music, gaming events and more across SIX channels. You can watch from right here on our web page, or click on the “twitch” icon in the video and join in our chat rooms.

We’re streaming across multiple channels on Twitch. This is a one-time LIVE event!

Make sure to view our full schedule (subject to change) and direct links to each channel are below:

Otakon 2021 to Host Game Composers Harumi Fujita, Manami Matsumae, Takahiro Izutani

posted on 2020-09-10 13:15 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Composers previously scheduled to attend this year