Aniplex of America Panelhttp://nycc11.mapyourshow.com/5_0/sessi ... nID=18AECE
Date: Friday, October 14, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
From the company who brought you the best in Anime including Durarara!!, Black Butler, Fullmetal Alchemist, Gurren Lagann and Blue Exorcist to name a few. Ask any fan to name his or her favorite anime show and chances are likely that it’s an Aniplex produced show. Aniplex of America is a subsidiary of Aniplex Inc. headquarted in Tokyo. Aniplex is the leading provider of anime content, music production and distribution in Japan. From the Latest Anime to Special Announcements, come and join us to see what Aniplex of America has in store just for the fans. We will have giveaways and some rare prizes from hit Aniplex titles including Madoka Magica and Blue Exorcist. This panel will also feature special guests including the Executive Producer of Blue Exorcist, Hideo Katsumata. The President of Aniplex, Koichiro Natsume, will also be at the panel to give the fans a special greeting. http://www.AniplexUSA.com
Fate/Zero Screening (by Aniplex of America)http://nycc11.mapyourshow.com/5_0/sessi ... nID=1BAECA
Date: Saturday, October 15
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Exclusively at NYCC, Aniplex of America Presents the US premiere of the highly anticipated anime series Fate/Zero. This screening features the first 2 episodes of the series subtitled. Taking place 10 years prior to the events of Fate/stay night, Fate/Zero follows the events of the 4th Holy Grail War. The War of the Holy Grail is a contest in which seven Magi summon seven “Heroic Spirits” in a battle to obtain the power of the "Holy Grail," which grants a miracle to the victor. After three inconclusive wars for the elusive Holy Grail, the Fourth War is about to begin. From powerful swordsman to cunning assassins, each “Heroic Spirit” has their own unique ability. Watch as the characters from Fate/Zero compete in the battle for the almighty prize of the Holy Grail.