ACParadise Invades Anime Expo with Cosplay Events Galore!

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ACParadise Invades Anime Expo with Cosplay Events Galore!

Post by waynekaa » Wed Jun 22, 2011 7:02 am

June 21, 2011 (Anaheim, CA) – American Cosplay Paradise (ACParadise)
has once again teamed up with Industry partners to bring you some
great cosplay events at Anime Expo 2011! Featuring some of the hottest
series, you’re guaranteed to find something to keep you busy
throughout the weekend! For those unable to attend, be sure to keep
your eyes glued to, where we’ll be providing ongoing
photo and video coverage straight from the convention floor.
The following times and places are subject to change – for the latest
updates, please check

Arakawa Under the Bridge: Autograph Session + Cosplayer Meet & Greet
Where: NIS America Booth
Friday, July 1, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Saturday, July 2, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Saturday, July 2, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Stop by the NISA Booth and meet our cosplayers from Arakawa Under the
Bridge! We will be assisting in an autograph session by Miyuki
Sawashiro, while encouraging attendees to join the Arakawa Club with a
personalized nametag! Attendees can also use this chance to pick up
the Arakawa Part 1 set, available on DVD and Blu-Ray courtesy of NIS

Blazblue Gathering
Come to the AKSYS Booth at Anime Expo on
Saturday 2:00 to 3:00 PM in your BLAZBLUE
Aksys' photographer will be on hand to take pictures of you so if you want to get noticed by the game makers and be forever preserved in their photos, come to this gathering!
You'll all be able to stalk see and take pictures with the BlazBlue contest winner, Itsuka!

Blue Exorcist Exam
Where: Crunchyroll Booth
When: Saturday, July 2, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Blue Exorcist is one of the newest and hottest shows to hit Japan this
year, and this will be your chance to interact with the characters
from the show! The mysterious Mephisto is looking for some new
exorcists to recruit, and he needs your help! Join cosplayers from
Blue Exorcist as they compete in a series of mini-games and trivia
questions to pass their recruitment exams. Prizes will be given
randomly to those who participate and win.

Blue Exorcist Cosplay Gathering
Where: Aniplex Booth
When: Sunday, July 3, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Cosplayers from ACParadise will be representing the main characters
from Blue Exorcist, and encouraging fans to stop by for some great
photos. If you’re unfamiliar with the series, now’s your chance to get
familiar with it by seeing the eclectic characters brought to life and
talking with the show’s biggest fans!

Disgaea Demonic Debate
Where: NIS America Booth
When: Saturday, July 2, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Who will be the next President of NIS, and ruler of the Netherworld?
That is the burning question that will be answered as cosplayers from
Disgaea 4 will compete against each other in a presidential election
of unholy proportions. With topics ranging from Prinny Labor Rights to
Intergalactic Piracy, attendees are encouraged to ask our candidates
questions and choose one to win.

Durarara Yellow Scarves Gathering
Where: Aniplex Booth
When: Friday, July 1, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
ACParadise will be encouraging cosplayers and fans of Durarara to stop
by the Aniplex booth for a gathering. Show your love for Durarara,
either via cosplay or simply wearing something yellow – prizes will be
given out to enthusiastic fans!

Durarara Dating Game
Where: Crunchyroll Booth
When: Sunday, July 3, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Ever wanted two characters from Durarara to date each other? Ever
wanted to date a character yourself? Well now’s your chance, as
ACParadise cosplayers will be hosting a dating game featuring
characters from the hit series by Aniplex. Audience members will be
encouraged to join, and maybe a few twists are in store for our lucky

Durarara Autograph Session
Where: Aniplex Booth
When: Sunday, July 3, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Voice actors from Durarara will be having an autograph session,
assisted by ACParadise cosplayers. Stop by, say hi, and get an
autograph from your favorite voice actors!

Katanagatari Cosplay Gathering
Where: NIS America Booth
Saturday, July 2, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Sunday, July 3, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
ACParadise is proud to showcase the visually stunning designs of the
show Katanagatari with two cosplay gatherings! Take some photos and be
one of the first to pick up the box set, available for the first time
in America courtesy of NIS America.

Madoka Magica Rally
Where: Aniplex Booth
When: Saturday, July 2, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
We at ACParadise are big fans of Madoka Magica, and we’re showing our
support by holding a cosplay gathering by the Aniplex booth. Stop by
to show Aniplex how much you love Madoka, and who knows, something
magical may happen! (We promise that no contracts will be required for
this event)

Shin-chan Writers Panel + Autograph Session
Where: Live Programming 3 / FUNimation Booth
Panel: Sunday, July 3, 9:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Autograph Session: TBD
Shin-chan has a localization that goes above and beyond the norm, and now you can get an
insight into the genius writers in charge of it. You’ll also get a chance to see Shin-chan himself
represented by ACParadise – we hear he’ll shake for money! An autograph session will also
be held at the FUNimation booth over the weekend, so be sure to bring your DVDs or

Tekken: Blood Vengeance
Where: Bandai Entertainment Booth
Sunday, July 3, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Monday, July 4, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tekken: Blood Vengeance will have its worldwide debut on July 26th,
and ACParadise is helping Bandai Entertainment with an autograph
session and cosplay gathering! Stop by and say hi to some of the
lovely ladies from the popular fighting game franchise.

Stay tuned, we might have even more last minute events for you all!

About American Cosplay Paradise
Founded in 2000, American Cosplay Paradise (ACP) serves as an
extensive database for cosplayers, people who dress up in costumes.
Members contribute pictures of their costumes, which are sorted by
series and character for easy searching. ACParadise also works with
our industry partners to provide cosplayers for events and
conventions, allowing distributors to meet their strongest fans. With
live photo and video coverage of the various anime conventions in the
US, ACP is one of the leading resources for finding costumes of your
favorite anime, manga, and videogame characters. For more information
can be found at its website

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Re: ACParadise Invades Anime Expo with Cosplay Events Galore

Post by Bonolota » Sun Jul 10, 2011 8:03 pm

I like anime expo.
I am 26, I am male, I love to learn.

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