Otafest 2015 has announced that Shinichi “Nabeshin” Watanabe and Linda Ballantyne will be guests at its next convention.

Watanabe has directed such anime as Lupin III: Da Capo of Love – Fujiko’s Unlucky Days / The Columbus Files, Excel Saga, Dotto! Koni-chan, Puni Puni Poemi, Tenchi Muyo GXP, eX-D: Danger Zone, Nerima Daikon Brothers, and The Wallflower.

Ballantyne’s anime voice acting credits include Serena/Sailor Moon in Sailor Moon, Kaori Sakiyama in Air Master, Kararina in Bakugan, and Leader B/Lucy in Beywheelz.

Otafest will be taking place May 15-17, 2015 at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.