Panels List

These are the currently accepted panels for AnimeNEXT2018! If you are a panelist and have any questions, please emails panels@animenext.org.

  • AnimeCons TV Live!
  • Game the Gamer
  • +2 Comedy Stand-Up Comedy
  • Let’s Learn! Japanese 101
  • Before Madoka: Deep Dark Magical Girl Series and Moments
  • Beginners Guide to Crossplay
  • Beyond the Tentacle Chronicles
  • Community, Lore, and Roleplay in Final Fantasy XIV
  • It’s Ok to Go Alone!
  • Exclusively Inclusive: The Black Nerd Experience
  • The Business of Cosplay Photography
  • Pepakura: The Art of Papercraft
  • 2 Deep 4 You: Shows You Didn’t know You Didn’t Know featuring Monster Musume
  • 403: Forbidden- Videos the Internet Forgot 18+ Edition
  • 404: File not found -Videos the Internet Forgot
  • Top 10 Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Villains
  • The Evolution of Yaoi
  • What Makes Us Love Sports Anime?
  • 20 Contemporary Manga Recommendations For Grown Ups
  • Cosplay Basics
  • From Under The Bed: Horror in Anime & Manga
  • Insane Manga Challenge Adult Edition 7
  • Literary Anime: Series that were originally Light Novels
  • Order Up: Cooking Manga/Anime
  • So Your Kid Wants to Cosplay…
  • The Insane Manga Challenge VIII: Return of the Manga
  • Intro to 3D Printing for Cosplay and Everyday Use
  • Collecting Anime Vinyl
  • Chaldea Symposium
  • Totally Subversive Toons
  • Bad Anime, Bad!!
  • Anime Armaments & Toon Tactics
  • These Are A Few Of My Favorite Scenes
  • Pokebiology 101
  • Jojo’s Posing School
  • Traveling the Grand Line: The Ships of One Piece
  • Sailor Moon & Feminism
  • Lolita Fashion 101
  • ASPERGER’S AND FANDOM
  • New Anime for Older Fans
  • Advising an Anime Club; Getting Cross-Curricular!
  • Cosplay for Anyone: Guide to Photoshoots
  • Women Warriors: Power and Penalties
  • Toonami Generation: A celebration of 20 years!
  • Cool Animators to Admire and Understand
  • Crazy Japanese Music Videos
  • Beyond Food Wars: The culinary world of Japanese media
  • The History of American Anime
  • Tommy: A True Journey through American Anime Fandom
  • Urbanime: American Urban Culture and it influence of Anime’s Popularity
  • Japanese Feminism 101
  • 2017: Anime’s Turning Point
  • Let’s Dive (Part 2): More History of Cyberpunk Anime
  • Anime Killed the Manga Star
  • On the Edge: Tackling Sexuality in Anime/Manga
  • [adult swim] Revolution
  • Brand-new Idol SHenanigans: Alternative and underground idol groups in Japan
  • Lesser Known Magical Girls: The good and the NO
  • Love Live! In Real Life: Japan’s Idol Music Scene
  • Edo Tsumami Kanzashi workshop
  • Edo Tsumami Kanzashi workshop: Ume (Plum blossom)
  • Cosplay 101: How to Look Great without Breaking Bank
  • Cosplay for Anyone: Body Painting and other FX
  • Don’t WIG out just yet!
  • The Real Science of Voltron
  • Late Night with Anime: When, Why, & How?
  • Diversity in Anime/Manga
  • Yaoi and Beyond Part 2 (18+)
  • At the End Of The Rainbow (Finding LGBT Representation in Manga/ Anime
  • Filling in the Black and White (Finding People of Color in Anime/Manga*)
  • Web Comics For Yaoi Readers
  • Where my Ladies at? (Finding Strong Female Characters in Manga/Anime*)
  • Yuri For Yaoi Fans!
  • Discussion of Japanese Gay Life (VICE: Gaycation)
  • Whadda You Know Mullet: A Voltron Histoy Panel
  • Sewing 101: Paupu Fruit Plush Time!
  • Otome Games 101: Romance Delivered, On Demand!
  • Anime Protaganist Bingo
  • Let’s Make our First Cosplay!
  • Anime Burger Time
  • Disability in Anime and Manga
  • Cosplaying with Spoons
  • My Hero Aca-AnimeNext!
  • Cosplay Makeup 201: Drag Influences
  • Japanese Coffee Culture
  • Anime Fight Club
  • “I’m Telling You,” Translations are Really Weird!
  • AMVs: The State of the Art
  • Closet Cosplay 101
  • The Good Bad and Ugly in Anime
  • Wotagei 201: Introduction to Waza
  • Idol Boys vs Girls!
  • Japanese Pro Wrestling: NJPW
  • American Animation
  • American Comics for Manga Fans
  • Would You Rather: Anime Edition 18+
  • Doll Life
  • How to Panel 101
  • Would You Rather: Anime Edition (G)
  • Battle of the Animes! The Card Game
  • Japanese Indie Music: Shinkyoku
  • Japanese Pro Wrestling: DDT
  • More Japan Travel Tips!
  • Bigly Anime Trivia
  • An Introduction To Group Cosplay
  • Animation in Anime
  • Anime and American Cinema
  • Anime Art Tutorial Live
  • Anime Before Astro Boy
  • Anime Name That Tune!
  • Beyond Wandering Son: Transgender Representation in Anime and Manga
  • Cosplay 201: Light Up, Move, and Make Some Noise
  • Fanservice Fiesta Hentai Panel
  • Go Nagai in the U.S.A.
  • Import Gaming 101
  • Let’s riff a hentai live!
  • Proxy 101: How to Buy from Japan
  • RPG Maker 101: An Intro to Development and Community
  • Shodo 101, Japanese Calligraphy
  • The Metal ‘n’ Anime Connection
  • Vocaloid 101
  • Weird Game Consoles
  • Weiss Schwarz TCG – The Anime Card Game
  • Welcome to Japari Park!: The Kemono Friends Story
  • Welcome to the Velvet Room: Your Guide to Persona
  • Why Do We Like Anime? Choose Your Own Adventure Game Style
  • Welcome to Eorzea – A Final Fantasy XIV Panel