December 20 - 22, 2024 Midwest's winter convention in Chicago.

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Overflow hotels for ChicagoMar 30, 14 1am

We've filled up our main room block at the Hyatt Regency O'hare, so we've now released room blocks at many of the nearby hotels. We've partnered with several of them to give you a lot more choice and flexibility in where you would like to stay for 2014.

BABY, The Stars Shine BrightFeb 22, 14 8pm

We're extremely excited about last week's announcement that BABY, THE STARS SHINE BRIGHT, will be coming to Anime Midwest 2014 this July in Chicago. BABY is one of the oldest lolita fashion brands in existance, with over 20 some stores in Japan and also stores in France and San Francisco.

Lots of new guests at all consJan 30, 14 5pm

We have a heck of a lot of new guests at all the conventions. Check out each convention's website for an updated list. Here are some of the latest announcements: AniMinneapolis - May 23-25 Steam Powered Giraffe DC Douglas Caitlin Glass Full list: http://animinneapolis.

Jonathan Klein and Greg Ayres at AniMinneapolisJan 8, 14 1pm

We got to announce today that AniMinneapolis will be having special guests Jonathan Klein and Greg Ayres. Jonathan Klein is an English language producer and director of Videogames and Anime at his company, New Generation Pictures, Inc.

YTCracker and Doc AwkDec 22, 13 8am

My friends YTCracker and Doctor Awkward will be coming back to AniMinneapolis and to Anime Midwest. YTCracker, old skool king of spam and the originator of nerdy hip-hop music, raps about everything from Bitcoin to spamming with a Legend of Zelda music backing.

Steam Powered Giraffe come to AniMinneapolisDec 18, 13 1am

Today we are excited to announce that Steam Powered Giraffe will be performing at AniMinneapolis. Registration is just $40 for the weekend. For more information about Steam Powered Giraffe, visit our guest list.

Eric Stuart at AniMinneapolisNov 25, 13 10pm

Eric Stuart, voice of Brock and James in Pokémon, and Seto Kaiba in Yu-Gi-Oh., will be joining us in Minneapolis for our epic Minneapolis anime convention, AniMinneapolis. Eric will also be performing in a special solo acoustic concert, exclusive for AniMinneapolis attendees.

Con Alt Delete ScheduleNov 24, 13 11pm

The schedule for Con Alt Delete in Chicago has been posted. Go to the events page to see the schedule. Also signups for Maids for the maid cafe are now being accepted here. See you there. .

Chuck Huber, Chris Rager at AniMinneapolisOct 28, 13 2am

Awesome guests Chuck Huber and Chris Rager will be coming back to AniMinneapolis. Chuck Huber is Android 17, Garlic Jr, and a whole bunch of characters you probably love like Hiei in YuYu Hakusho and Stein in Soul Eater.

Greg Ayres and Samurai Dan at ZAPOct 24, 13 2am

I'm happy to report that DJ and VA Greg Ayres will be coming to Anime-ZAP. 2014, in addition to the wonderful Samurai Dan and Lady Jillian. See their complete bios on the ZAP website. Greg will be doing many panels and headlining our rave dance (which will be awesome in our new location), and Samurai Dan and Lady Jillian will be doing numerous presentations and demonstrations.
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