We’re happy to welcome back Karl “Uncle Yo” Custer for his eighth Zenkaikon! Uncle Yo has been a staple at Zenkaikon for the past seven years, having started his side career as a geek-specific stand-up comedian here back at Valley Forge. He is the Northeast’s premiere geek-specific comedian, as well as a panel leader, emcee, playwright, puppeteer, and podcaster.
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Don't forget there's only 5 days left to purchase a Zenkaikon membership for the lowest pre-registration rate! Zenkaikon standard memberships are only $40 through Monday, September 1, 2014. By pre-registering, you get a discount on your membership and have faster check-in at the convention. Pre-registered members will also be able to pick up their badges beginning on Thursday evening, so they can start enjoying the convention the minute it opens on Friday!
For our members who would like to share their memories of longtime convention guest CJ Henderson with fellow friends and fans, a one-day memorial celebration, hosted by CJ's friends and family, will be taking place on Saturday, August 16th. Memorial T-shirts are also available, with proceeds benefiting CJ's family to offset medical and funeral expenses.
Matthew Mercer is a Los Angeles-based actor/voice actor known primarily for his roles in animation and video games, including Leon Kennedy in Resident Evil 6 and Resident Evil: Damnation, Captain Levi in Attack on Titan, Sinbad in Magi, Tygra in Cartoon Network's Thundercats, and many other projects!
Please welcome voice actress Trina Nishimura to Zenkaikon 2015! Trina is known as the voice of Mikasa (Attack on Titan), Mari Makinami (Evangelion 2.22/3.33), Makise Kurisu (Steins;Gate), Lan Fan (FullMetal Alchemist: Brotherhood) and many other characters!
Please welcome our first guest for Zenkaikon 2015, voice actress Lauren Landa! Lauren is most known for roles such as Kasumi in Dead or Alive 5; Litchi Faye Ling in BlazBlue; Kyoko Sakura in Puella Magi Madoka Magica; Yan Leixia in Soul Calibur V; Boiboi in REDLINE; and Annie Leonhardt in Attack on Titan!
You want guests? We've got guests! Zenkaikon 2015 Presents: Titan Trio Weekend! One weekend, several Attack on Titan guest announcements. We have not one, not two but THREE amazing voice actors to announce! Can you guess the guests? Stay tuned!
We are very sad to report that Zenkaikon's longtime friend and convention guest, author CJ Henderson lost his battle with cancer on July 4, 2014. CJ's enthusiasm, wit, and kindness touched so many of our members, and he will be sorely missed. If you would like to make a donation to help offset medical and final expenses, you can do so here: http://www.youcaring.com/medical-fundraiser/society-for-the-preservation-of-cj-henderson/87881