Anime Central 2017 Review

Anime Central 2017 Review
This year Anime Central celebrated their 20th anniversary, being the strongest, biggest midwest convention there is. Fans from just about everywhere come to this milestone anime convention, to share their passion for anime, cosplaying, hobbies, arts, games, interests, and just about everything a convention can have. Location Since 1997 the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Rosemont Convention Center, has been Anime Central home, giving it 18 year at this location. Acen (for short) is still expanding and making the most of the space from both venues. With tons of hotels surrounding the Rosemont Convention Center, you don't have to worry about Acen being booked, but if you are looking to room... Read More

Ancient Magus Bride to Premier at Anime Expo!

Ancient Magus Bride to Premier at Anime Expo!
Crunchyroll announced today the premier of the first 3 episodes of Ancient Magus Bride at Anime Expo. A special screening of the first three episodes of The Ancient Magus' Bride TV anime series, which will air in Japan October during the fall 2017 season. About: Hatori Chise is a 15-year-old girl, with nowhere to call home, no purpose in life, and no means of living. Nothing, aside from the special power with which she was born. It was a non-human sorcerer, Elias, who made her his apprentice and declared her his future wife. In the time they spend together, Chise slowly regains something she'd lost before. This is the story of the... Read More

Anime Central

Anime Central (ACen) is the largest anime, manga and Japanese popular culture convention in Chicago and the Midwest. ACen happens once a year in the Spring (around April or May) less than 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, in Rosemont, IL. As part of its mission, ACen brings fans together with guests from the Japanese and US sectors of the anime and manga industry, as well as gaming, cinema, and Asian culture personalities. The event includes a huge exhibit hall, a massive video game room, concerts, dances, educational panels and workshops, premiere screenings, autograph sessions, 24-hour video rooms, tabletop gaming and much, much more!   Check out some of our previous…

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Anime Milkwaukee 2017 Photos!

Anime Milkwaukee 2017 Photos!
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Ramencon 2016

Ramencon 2016

Ramencon is your Anime convention in Northwest Indiana. The con is held at the Radisson in Merrillville Indiana. September 23-25 pre reg badge is $30 for the whole weekend. At con badges are $40. They have some really awesome event this year. The harp twins from Chicago will be coming down to rock out. A nerf event that once the other panels end we will use the hallway space and have a blast. We have Mike Link bring in his CFF group for the foam sword fighting. So many awesome panels and guests. Check out the website for all sorts of details. This year they will be having panels starting…

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