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Friday

Meetups: Hellsing, Fullmetal Alchemist
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Friday: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Shiro Bako
Video Room
Friday: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Meetups: Fairy Tail, One Punch Man
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Friday: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Opening Ceremonies
Main Events
Friday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Welcome to another wonderful convention adventure! Join us as we kick off the weekend with introductions to our special guests. We follow that up with some of our convention rules, tips for the weekend, and some event highlights. Come join us as we kickoff the convention!
Meetups: Attack on Titan
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Friday: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Go! Go! Goma-chan
Video Room
Friday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Meetups: Soul Eater, Undertale, Steven Universe
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Friday: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Swim Trunks, and Ravers, and Bears - Oh My!! (An hour with Greg Ayres)
Panel Room 1
Friday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Come join Greg Ayres as he answers question about all projects old and new. You can be sure he’ll be talking about New project like Free Eternal Summer, Gangsta, Dramatical Murder, and Danganronpa as well as talking about DJ’ing and con life as himself. A fan boy till the end, whether voicing “pointy haired boys” during the day, or shooting zombies at night (at least on his PS4) you can be sure he’s having fun. There may even be a hint or two about some new projects yet to be announced, so don't miss it.
Unreleased Anime with Did You Know Anime
Panel Room 2
Friday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Did you know? DYKA is the premier anime trivia show on the net! In this panel, Did You Know Anime explores the world of anime that never were. Unreleased in the west? Try unreleased at all!
Meetups: Vampire Knight, Hellsing, Love Live
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Friday: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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No Sword? No Problem! Anime Fan Self Defense
Panel Room 1
Friday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
This panel is a class effectively teaching self-defense techniques developed centuries earlier by the samurai. No means no, and it's nice to be able to protect yourself. Come learn some easy, simple, but very effective techniques from Samurai Dan's overenthusiastic partner Samurai Jillian.
Derek Stephen Prince Jeopardy
Panel Room 2
Friday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
So you think you know Derek Stephen Prince? Then come to this panel for a chance to test your knowledge and win a 1-on-1 meeting with him while he's here. This is also a chance for fans to ask those burning questions they've wanted answers to or just get to know the actor better!
Wake Up, Girls!
Video Room
Friday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Meetups: YuYu Hakusho, Katekyo Hitman Reborn
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Friday: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Little Busters! with Caitlynn French
Panel Room 1
Friday: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
A Q&A with Caitlynn French about Little Busters! where she plays Mio Nishizono and Midori Nishizono.
Autographs: Greg Ayres, Caitlynn French, Derek Stephen Prince
Autographs
Friday: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Formal Dance Lessons
Main Events
Friday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Do you want to learn so new moves to impress your date to the Formal ball? It's really not hard, and our professional instructor will make sure you've got everything you need to know. From the Foxtrot to Waltz you will be the belle of the ball.
Meetups: Dragon Ball, Overwatch
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Friday: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Idol Study Club (A Love Live panel)
Panel Room 2
Friday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Join me as we tour the world of Love Live! Will include: the original series, Sunshine, as well as some strategies the game and speculation about Sunshine season 2 dropping this fall!
Persona 4 the Animation
Video Room
Friday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
The Fantasy Ball
Main Events
Friday: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
You are cordially invited to the Fantasy Ball. The Fantasy Ball is your chance to experience a delightful evening of music and fun. Formal dress is required, so dress to impress. The minimum level of dresscode is business casual. We would like if you avoid jeans, open-toe shoes or sandals, shorts, tank tops, etc. This is a classy event.
Otaku no Trivia with Did You Know Anime
Panel Room 2
Friday: 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Come and see just how much trivia Did You Know Anime can feed you in a single hour!
Mortal Kombat X
Video Gaming
Friday: 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Through Thick & Thin
Panel Room 2
Friday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Not sure how to proceed with your next big cosplay hurdle? Don't have an "average" body type and not sure how to tackle a costume for it? Come on in and we'll help you through anything tough, easy or just plain strange!
Mario Kart 8
Video Gaming
Friday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Twin Star Exorcists
Video Room
Friday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Samurai Swordsmanship Class
Panel Room 1
Friday: 9:00pm - 9:50pm
Not a boffer classs! Real samurai sword moves! This is a a high-energy class, run by professional sword instructors, where real sword techniques and combat moves are taught, supervised, and performed safely. Wooden practice swords provided.
Pick-a-Card with Steve Prince (18+)
Panel Room 2
Friday: 9:00pm - 9:50pm
This is an uncensored, get to know Derek Stephen Prince panel, where you can ask almost ANY question and get an answer to it. It's also a fun way to see what characters he's played in the past would say certain things if given the opportunity. You do NOT want to miss this!!! RUN to this panel!
"Yoi-Con Till Dawn" Friday Dance
Main Events
Friday: 10:00pm - 2:00am
Where can you go when you run out of Ramune, and you’ve eaten all of the Pocky?? Grab your glow sticks and head towards the rumble. With a stunning light show, and plenty of bass “Yoi-Con Till Dawn” will definitely wear you out. Playing multiple genre’s of EDM as well as crafty anime remixes, our DJ’s will do their best to make you sweat. So roll up that Katamari, and come and dance the night away with us!!
Joust Tournament
Video Gaming
Friday: 10:00pm - 10:50pm
Hundred (18+)
Video Room
Friday: 10:00pm - 10:50pm
Mr. Agitator does Erotic Reading (18+)
Panel Room 2
Friday: 11:00pm - 11:50pm
Mr. Agitator will read passages from 50 shades of grey and other adult material. The panel is intended to be humorous and outrageously fun!

Saturday

Re:Zero
Video Room
Saturday: 12:00am - 12:50am
Meetups: Evangelion, Trinity Blood, D. Gray Man
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Saturday: 9:00am - 10:00am
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Meetups: Black Butler
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Saturday: 10:00am - 11:00am
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Rin-Ne
Video Room
Saturday: 10:00am - 10:50am
Meetups: Sailor Moon
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Saturday: 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Opening the Necronomicon
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 11:00am - 11:50am
Clatu. Varata. Nicphbller
Whose Line is it Anime? (13+)
Main Events
Saturday: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Don't you love that wacky show "Whose line?" well come meet our expert improv actors! They'll make you roll on the floor, holding your sides in this silly interactive panel that is 100% true improv, no written scripts here!
Meetups: Pokemon
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Saturday: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Bad music videos with V Is For Villains.
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
V is for villains dissects point for point, bad music videos. Hilarity ensues.
Sm4sh Tournament
Video Gaming
Saturday: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Konosoba- God's Blessing on This Beautiful World
Video Room
Saturday: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Meetups: Hetalia, Undertale
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Saturday: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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It Gets Better - Anime Con Edition with Greg Ayres
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 1:00pm - 1:50pm
The "It Gets Better" project in response to a string of teen suicides by kids who were bullied because they were perceived to be gay. Sadly bullying is something that happens to one in four teens. In the past few years we've even seen an increase in bullying within fandom. Join us as we share our stories, and talk about ways we can all help and Support each other and find the light at the end if the tunnel. It really does get better.
How to create voices for voiceovers.
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Have you ever wondered how voice actors make certain voices or accents? Have you felt like YOU could do voices if given the chance? Well, Derek Stephen Prince will share with you how he got in the business, what tools he uses to create voices, and (if there's time) will select a con-goer to participate in a mini audition.
The Way Of The Samurai
Main Events
Saturday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
The majestic, mystic, and poetic swordsmanship of Japan’s mighty warriors are brought to life with style and power. This authentic display includes an abundance of precision, skill, and of all things, humor. This fast-paced show mixes comedy and combat in a dizzying trip to 16th century Japan.
Meetups: Bleach
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Saturday: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Beyond Hatsune Miku
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
You already know the girl with the turquoise twin tails, but do you know the rest of her family? Join me as we cover some lesser known vocaloids, as well as a brief introduction for those new to Vocaloid.
Class Trial Start!: An Intro to Dangan Ronpa
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Love murder mystery series? Love Danganronpa and just want to meet more like minded people, or reminisce about all the feels in the series that you love? Join us for a basic informational panel all about the most well-known murder mystery series in the world, Danganronpa. This spoiler-free panel will teach you all you need to know about starting this new series, as well as open discussions for the survivors of the class trials. We HOPE to see you there!
Amnesia
Video Room
Saturday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Meetups: Yu-Gi-Oh, Jojos Bizarre Adventures
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Saturday: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Q&A with Caitlynn French!
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
You might know her from roles such as Hana Isuzu (Girls Und Panzer), Matsurika Shinouji (Maria-Holic, Maria-Holic Alive), Mei Tachibana (Say “I love you”), Miyu Edelfelt (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya), and Ai Astin (Sunday Without God).
The Crossover
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
The Hidden links between Geek Culture and Modern Hip-Hop.
Pokken Tournament
Video Gaming
Saturday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Autographs: Greg Ayres, Caitlynn French, Derek Stephen Prince
Autographs
Saturday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Meetups: CLAMP, Ouran High School Host Club
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Saturday: 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Meet the Villains
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Led by the mysterious Mr. Agitator, these villains have banded together to fight against a corrupt system and also to play some serious ASS KICKING ROCK MUSIC! V Is For Villains is a new breed of entertainment that mixes the visual styles of Steampunk, Carnival and Noir, with the musical taste of Nine Inch Nails, The Prodigy, and your favorite film score. Come learn about the band and how you can become a Villain yourself.
Samurai Dan's Comedy Workshop
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Train for an hour with Samurai Dan, learning the basics of verbal warfare. Subjects include, but are not limited to, the roast, the short story, the one-liner, and the dreadful (edit: **dreaded**) monologue. Also covered, probably the most important thing to practice: How to be funny without being a bully.
Anne-Happy
Video Room
Saturday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
The Masquerade
Main Events
Saturday: 5:00pm - 5:50pm
The Masquerade is our mainstage costume and cosplay competition, featuring some of the most spectacular costumes. Complete rules and signup information are avalible at the cosplay table. Anyone can watch (and everyone should!), but participants must sign up in advance. Have an amazing cosplay? Think it's worthy of a prize or medal? Come and show it off in the Masqurade! Best of luck to all that enter!
Anime-niacs
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 5:30pm - 6:20pm
We discuss animated film and TV doing a weekly YouTube show. Also we are a spin off of the 3 Geeks Podcast. Some members from that may show up as well. It's a lot of fun at our panels usually. We've done some that have been well received for Wizard World.
Everything Digimon
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Hey Digimon Hey Digimon fans! Join Steve Prince and some special guest panelists for a panel all about the world of Digimon!
Street Fighter V
Video Gaming
Saturday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
The Asterisk War 2
Video Room
Saturday: 6:00pm - 6:50pm
Concert: Wreck the System
Main Events
Saturday: 6:30pm - 7:20pm
Awesome Rave and Glow Toys
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 7:00pm - 7:50pm
We love to see spinning light things at our dances, but what are they? Come learn about and how to use some cool light up toys you might see. Each of these panels has something of a focus, but we can cover everything including poi, staffs, hoops, many others, or feel free to bring your own. Our instructor will be glad to show you some cool things to do in the rave and on the dance floor to impress your friends. The goal is to learn new things while keeping everyone safe and to have fun while dancing with lights.
Meet Caitlynn French
Panel Room 1
Saturday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Introducing.....
Smash Melee Singles
Video Gaming
Saturday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Myraid Colors Phantom World
Video Room
Saturday: 8:00pm - 8:50pm
Concert: V is for Villains
Main Events
Saturday: 8:30pm - 9:20pm
Come to an epic live concert performed by V is for Villains! These villainous performers put on a show with energy like you've never seen with some cool costumes to boot!
"Yoi-Con Till Dawn" Dance
Main Events
Saturday: 9:30pm - 2:30am
Where can you go when you run out of Ramune, and you’ve eaten all of the Pocky?? Grab your glow sticks and head towards the rumble. With a stunning light show, and plenty of bass “Yoi-Con Till Dawn” will definitely wear you out. Playing multiple genre’s of EDM as well as crafty anime remixes, our DJ’s will do their best to make you sweat. So roll up that Katamari, and come and dance the night away with us!!
Cards Against Humanity With Samurai Dan and Jillian (18+)
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 10:00pm - 10:50pm
Join Samurai Dan and Lady Jillian in a game of adults-only Cards Against Humanity. Try to guess what card they will pick... Will it be funny? Ironic? Overly true? Good luck!
Cerebus (18+)
Video Room
Saturday: 10:00pm - 10:50pm
Hetalia Sleepover
Panel Room 2
Saturday: 11:00pm - 11:50pm
The nations are having a world meeting and you're invited! Join France as he hosts a Q&A, various games, and fun quizzes! Also don't forget your PJs! This is a fun hetasleep over! We'd love to see you there so check us out!

Sunday

The Lost Village (18+)
Video Room
Sunday: 12:00am - 12:50am
Meetups: Naruto
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Sunday: 9:00am - 10:00am
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Naruto Shippuden
Video Room
Sunday: 9:00am - 9:50am
Meetups: One Piece, Loveless
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Sunday: 10:00am - 11:00am
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Meetups: Free: Iwatobi Swim Club
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Sunday: 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Artistry of Kpop 2017
Panel Room 1
Sunday: 11:00am - 11:50am
Come with me on an audiovisual experience of the best of what's new in Kpop! Featuring both new and upcoming artists.
Space Patrol Luluco
Video Room
Sunday: 11:00am - 11:50am
Girls Girls Girls!
Main Events
Sunday: 11:30am - 12:20pm
Your Guide to being a successful female musical artist in Geekdom.
Meetups: Modoka Magica
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Sunday: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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History of Sharp Shiny Pointy Things
Panel Room 1
Sunday: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Samurai Dan explains and demonstrates the history and development of the primary weapons used on the battlefields of fuedal Japan. See some stunning visual aids (blades from 1400-1800) and take part in a question and answer session.
Sunday Fireside Chat
Main Events
Sunday: 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Come talk to some of our con guests, possibly even some staff, and ask questions about voice acting, cosplay, anime, conventions, or really anything. This is your last change to talk with us!
Meetups: Gundam, RWBY
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Sunday: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Meetups: Death Note
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Sunday: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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How to win at paneling
Panel Room 1
Sunday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Have a great idea or fandom and want to share it with the world? Want to panel, but not sure where to start? Then this panel is for you! Come with your ideas and questions, and get ready to take it from concept to production!
Social Dancing - Swing Dance
Panel Room 2
Sunday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Continue learning more advanced dance moves at this panel. Learn some of the most popular swing dances in this fun and interactive dance lesson, and we may also take elements from break dancing, belly dancing and hip-hop to add cool new moves to your own personal flair. Mostly this panel will focus on swing and related stuff though.
Ace Attorney
Video Room
Sunday: 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Meetups: Inuyasha
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Sunday: 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Crossplay Goes Both Ways
Panel Room 1
Sunday: 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Have that favorite character that you're dying to cosplay but there's the one issue of gender? Well we'll show you how its done and done properly. The panel also touches on basic cosplaying tips from costumes to wigs, the differences in behaviors between men and women, and any other questions you have. FTM and MTF friendly, advice for both sides of crossplaying.
Closing Ceremonies
Main Events
Sunday: 4:00pm - 4:50pm
This adventure is over, you've reached the end! At closing ceremonies you will get a chance to say farewell to your new friends as our guests and staff say farewell. But it's not for long, there will be another AnimeCon.org convention soon!
An AnimeCon.org convention.