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Mike Toole is coming back for AnimeNEXT 2016!

AnimeNEXT would like to welcome another guest for the 2016 convention, writer, producer and host, Mike Toole. Mike has been an anime pro since 1996, when he started working as a critic and features writer for the likes of Animerica

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MINT is Returning to AnimeNEXT 2016!

Join us in welcoming MINT as a guest for AnimeNEXT 2016. MINT will be at the convention this year selling fashions and items from his current lines in our Dealer’s Room. MINT will not have a fashion show at AnimeNEXT

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Author of The Anime Encyclopedia, poet and artist Helen McCarthy is joining us for AnimeNEXT 2016!

25 years ago Helen and a small group of crazy cultural ninja founded the seminal anime magazine ANIME UK. The magazine spread love, mayhem, anime and manga beyond the UK shores to as far as the USA, Europe and even

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ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D Will be Performing at AnimeNEXT 2016!

AnimeNEXT is very excited to announce a second musical guest for our 2016 convention, wildly popular rock band, ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D. You probably know the band best from their songs which have been used in anime such as “Durararara!!,” “BLEACH,”

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Akitaro Daichi is returning to AnimeNEXT 2016!

Akitaro Daichi is joining us as a Guest of Honor for AnimeNEXT 2016 and we couldn’t be more excited. Mr. Daichi is best known for his directorial work on some very famous and prestigious anime such as Ojyarumaru (Prince Mackaroo),

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Animenext Is Thrilled To Announce That Voice Actor Bill Rogers Will Be Joining Us At Animenext 2016

AnimeNEXT is excited to announce that voice actor Bill Rogers will be joining us at AnimeNEXT 2016. Bill has provided voices to some of your favorite characters in some of your favorite shows. He can be heard in Gravitation, Genshiken

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Animenext Is Excited To Welcome Video Game & Anime Voice Actor Jonathan Klein For 2016!

Jonathan Klein, video game & anime voice director & producer is joining us as a guest at AnimeNEXT 2016. His company, New Generation Pictures, has worked on hundreds of different projects, for both U.S. and international release, including such popular

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AnimeNEXT is thrilled to welcome ZAQ as a musical guest for the 2016 convention!

ZAQ is a singer-songwriter, and also provides songs, lyrics, and arrangement to other artists. While in school, she came across anime songs through TV and was stunned at the high level of musicality. Since then, she decided to become an

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AnimeNEXT is very proud to be able to welcome Rei Hiroe as Guest Of Honor for the 2016 convention

At its first year in a new and larger venue, the Atlantic City Convention Center, AnimeNEXT is very proud to bring Rei Hiroe to the East Coast of the United States for the first time. Rei Hiroe debuted as a

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Anime World Order is coming to AnimeNEXT!

Next up on our announcement queue is the folks of Anime World Order—a podcast that’s now celebrating its 10th year: Daryl Surat, Gerald Rathkolb, and Clarissa Graffeo, three self-proclaimed experts in anime and manga! Check out their bios on our

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