The Anime Central convention has announced that it will host anime studio Kinema Citrus CEO Muneki Ogasawara at next year’s event. Staff members from Kinema Citrus’ Revue Starlight, Made in Abyss, and The Rising of The Shield Hero anime will appear with Ogasawara.
Revue Starlight‘s director Tomohiro Furukawa, assistant director Takushi Koide, character designer Hiroyuki Saita, and daily outfit and prop designer Shiori Tani will attend. Made in Abyss‘ director Masayuki Kojima, composer Kevin Penkin, and music producer and director of IRMA LA DOUCE Hiromitsu Iijima will attend. Finally, The Rising of The Shield Hero’s director Takao Abo will also appear.
Anime Central 2019 will take place May 17-19, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois.