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Zenkaikon is happy to announce voice actors Bill Rogers, Greg Houser, and Marc Swint. They will not only be guests at Zenkaikon 2014, but they will also be presenting a 3-day Voice Acting Workshop for Zenkaikon members! Ever wonder what it takes to be a voice actor? These three actors will be on hand for three specially designed workshops which will give you an inside look at the voice acting industry. Each day of the convention weekend handles a new topic, from Auditioning to Scene Study to ADR (dubbing). While all Zenkaikon members are welcome to come and observe any or all of these workshops, 18 participants will be selected to be the “actors” for the weekend.
We are happy to welcome Kuniko Kanawa to Zenkaikon 2014! Kanawa-san is a certified kimono consultant of the All Japan Kimono Consultant Association, a classically trained Edo Tsumami Kanzashi artisan, and founder of the Washington D.C. Kimono Club. Kanawa-san will be bringing her Kanzashi workshops and kimono demonstration to Zenkaikon 2014!
Don't forget there's only a few days left until our next discounted pre-registration deadline on December 16!
Zenkaikon is happy to announce its fourth annual T-shirt contest. Now is your chance to get your unique design immortalized on the official T-shirt that will be sold to members of Zenkaikon 2014! The winner of the contest will receive a complimentary membership to Zenkaikon 2014, a table in the Artist Alley, and a T-shirt featuring their design.
We are happy to welcome back game show guru Greg "Greggo" Wicker, who will be hosting several game shows at Zenkaikon 2014! Greggo has been producing and hosting game shows at anime conventions since 1999, when he premiered Anime Match Game at Project A-Kon in Dallas. Since then, Greggo has done anime-themed versions of several classic game shows and created a few games of his own.
Philcon 2013 is now less than 2 weeks away! Our friends at the Philadelphia Science Fiction Society are busily making final preparations for their 77th annual convention, and Zenkaikon is very happy to be working with them to help put together a jam-packed schedule of programming for the anime track!
We are very happy to welcome webcomic creator Gina Biggs as a guest at Zenkaikon 2014! Gina has run the comic studio, Strawberry Comics, since 2004. Strawberry Comics is an all-female group of creators banding together to help promote women in the comic industry as well as the neglected and often overlooked genre of love and romance in the medium.