FanimeCon Announces Toshihiro Kawamoto as Guest

FanimeCon has announced that character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto will be a guest at their upcoming convention.

Kawamoto is a co-founder of the BONES animation studio, and is best known as the animation director and character designer for Cowboy Bebop and Wolf’s Rain. His other designer credits include Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory, Golden Boy, Noragami, and Blood Blockade Battlefront. He also served as a key animation director for Sword of the Stranger, Escaflowne: The Movie, Fullmetal Alchemist, and Eureka Seven. His career as an animator includes titles such as the first Mobile Suit Gundam series, Nadia – Secret of Blue Water, and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood.

FanimeCon will be taking place in San Jose, California from May 24-27, 2019.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon Announces Nobutoshi Canna as Guest

FanimeCon has announced that voice actor Nobutoshi Canna will be a guest at this year’s convention.

Canna’s credits include Lancer/Cú Chulainn in the Fate/stay night franchise, Nekki Basara in Macross 7, Guts in the 1997 Berserk anime, Knuckles in the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise, Tasuki in Fushigi Yugi, Pailong in Shaman King, Masato Inohara in Little Busters!, Nowaki Kusama in Junjō Romantica, Kabuto Yakushi in Naruto Shippūden, Ryuya in Air, and Makoto Waltz Seiga in Guilty Crown.

FanimeCon will take place in San Jose, California from May 24-27, 2019.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon and Kawaii Kon Announce Aya Hirano as Guest

Northern California’s FanimeCon and Hawaii’s Kawaii Kon have both announced that Aya Hirano will be a guest at their events this year.

Hirano’s credits include Haruhi Suzumiya in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Yuki Morikawa in White Album, Lumière in Kiddy Grade, Misa in Death Note, Lucy in Fairy Tail, Mamori in Eyeshield 21, Migi in Parasyte -the maxim-, Paiman in Gatchaman Crowds, and Dende in Dragon Ball Super.

She has performed theme songs for anime such as The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Fairy Tail, and Lucky Star.

FanimeCon will take place in San Jose, California from May 24-27, 2019.

Kawaii Kon will take place in Honolulu, Hawaii from April 5-7, 2019.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon Announces Chikashi Kubota as Guest

FanimeCon has announced animation director and character designer Chikashi Kubota will be a guest at their upcoming convention.

Kubota began his career as an animator at Xebec and later transferred to Gainax. After working as an original designer and art director, he now focuses on character design. Kubota served as animation director for anime such as One-Punch Man, Space Dandy, and From the New World. He is currently working as character designer for FLCL Progressive, the FLCL sequel television anime.

FanimeCon will be taking place May 25-28, 2018 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon Announces Ryotaro Okiayu as Guest

FanimeCon has announced that anime voice actor Ryotaro Okiayu will be a guest at their upcoming convention.

Okiayu’s credits include Toriko in Toriko, Byakuya Kuchiki in Bleach, Kunimitsu Tezuka in Prince of Tennis, Scar in Fullmetal Alchemist, Dark in D.N.Angel, Katsuhiko Jinnai in El Hazard – The Magnificent World, Meisuke Nueno in Jigoku Sensei Nube, Hisashi Mitsui in Slam Dunk, Aoyama-kun in Clean Freak! Aoyama-kun, and Yuu Matsuura in Marmalade Boy.

FanimeCon will be taking place May 25-28, 2018 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon Announces Satomi Satou as Guest

FanimeCon has announced that anime voice actress Satomi Satou will be a guest at their next convention.

Satou’s credits include Ritsu Tainaka in K-ON!, Wendy in Fairy Tail, Yukiko Kanzaki in Assassination Classroom, and Ami Nekota in Kamisama Kiss.

FanimeCon will be taking place May 25-28, 2018 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Source: ANN

FanimeCon Announces Hideo Ishikawa as Guest

FanimeCon has announced that voice actor Hideo Ishikawa will be a guest at their upcoming convention.

Ishikawa’s credits include Jushiro Ukitake in Bleach, Itachi Uchiha in Naruto, Hideki Ide in Death Note, and Kiccho Fukuda in Slam Dunk.

FanimeCon will be taking place May 26-29, 2017 in San Jose, California.

Source: ANN