It’s a convention double-header this weekend with our team splitting up between Otakon in Baltimore, MD and AnimeFest in Dallas, TX! You can catch Justin & Tara at Otakon this weekend; or say hi to Tim, Scott, Alex, Lauren & Godswill at AnimeFest!
No matter which con you’re at, we’ve got a lot of fun in store for you! First up…
PANELS & SCREENINGS
Funimation Industry Panel | Friday, Aug 12 | 7p – 8:30 p | Panel 7 (Hilton Key 1-6)
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!
Funimation Peep Show | Friday, Aug 12 | 10:30p – 12:00a | Panel 2 (BCC Ballroom II)
Guaranteed to be a good time that’s oh so NSFW. Watch jiggly clips and trailers from some of the hottest Funimation titles with host Cookie Stratford! Don’t forget to bring tissues, you know, for the nose bleeds. Audience participation encouraged by tweeting using the hashtag #FunimationPeepShow. You could even win some naughty prizes. (18+, Bring your IDs!)
The Vision of Escaflowne presented by Funimation | Saturday, Aug 13 | 3:30p – 5:30 p – Panel 7 (Hilton Key 1-6)
The Vision of Escaflowne New 2016 Dub North America Premiere Screening — It’s the 20th anniversary of the classic fantasy mecha anime The Vision of Escaflowne—coming soon to Blu-ray for the first time in North America with a special new 2016 English dub to match the director’s cut of the series! Join Escaflowne director Kazuki Akane, the cast of the new English dub, and the Funimation crew for the world premiere of the 2016 English dub for the series, followed by a Q&A session!