Conventions 2017 – Anime Detour and the Return of the Chicken Nugget Party

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We’re returning to the Twin Cities for chicken nuggets Anime Detour! Tara and Tim aren’t making any wrong turns on the way to Minnesota. They’ll be bringing deals, anime screenings, panels, ribbons, and yes the chicken nugget parties!

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PANELS

SATURDAY (Friday Night) 4/8 |12:30am – 1:30am  |  Funimation Peep Show  |  Bloomington Room
Guaranteed to be a good time that’s oh so NSFW. Watch clips and trailers from some of the hottest Funimation titles with host Cookie Stratford.  Audience participation encouraged by tweeting using the hashtag #FunimationPeepShow. You could even win some naughty prizes. (18+, Bring your IDs!)

SATURDAY 4/8 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm    |  Funimation Industry Panel  |  Plaza 2
From Akira to Dragon Ball Z, hear the latest news, info, and announcements from North America’s largest anime distributor—Funimation. Live tweet with us using the hashtag #FunimationPanel for a chance to win prizes!

SATURDAY 4/8 | 9:00pm – 10:00pm   |   Funimation Favorites Panel   |   Atrium 4
Funimation takes a look at some of our personal favorites from current anime and past classics. What’s your Funimation favorite? Share it with us using the hashtag #FunimationFave!

RIBBONS

For every Funimation Panel you attend, you’ll earn a Funimation Favorites, Funimation Industry, or Funimation Peep show ribbon for your badge*!

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Funimation subscribers and fans can earn their respective ribbons at the Funimation booth, by showing one of our staffers their subscriber status!

*While supplies last

FUNIMATION BOOTH

Stop by the Funimation booth to get some great deals on new and classic titles! In addition to sweet savings that can be found at the booth, we’ll have some special events at the booth such as:

Lucky Pin Draw!
When you spend a certain amount at the booth, you’ll get to choose a free Funimation-exclusive pin! Pin tiers are:

  • $75 – 1 pin
  • $125 – 2 pins
  • $150 – 3 pins
  • $200 – 4 pins

With every purchase we’ll be handing out collectible shopping bags and a Funimation Lanyard! Also you can be sure to find special autographed items based on what you buy.

SCREENINGS

SATURDAY 4/8
12:00pm – 1:30pm  | Endride |  Atrium 7

When a crystal transports Shun to Endra, only Prince Emilio can help him back home. But first, he must help Emilio get back his throne.

1:45pm  | Black Butler – The Movie  | Atrium 7
Inspired by the hit anime series Black Butler, this live-action adaptation brings an all-new story featuring a familiar demon butler doing what butlers do best: helping their masters seek revenge. The Black Butler is back—and there’s an all-new mystery to be solved. It’ll take one hell of a butler to figure it out!

CHICKEN NUGGET PARTY ROOM

Since last year was such a blast, we’re hosting a party room with more anime, more good times, and of course, more chicken nuggets! Stay tuned to social media for information about the room and the times so that you can join us.

SEE YOU THERE!


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