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It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for - the Spring Kraken Con 2014 programming schedule is now live! Head over to http://bit.ly/1p79cOP to check out what’s in store!

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for - the Spring Kraken Con 2014 programming schedule is now live! Head over to http://bit.ly/1p79cOP to check out what’s in store!

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Kraken Con is thrilled to announce that author Michelle Gagnon will be joining us at Spring Kraken Con 2014! Michelle is an international bestselling author of thrillers for teens and adults. Her first book in the Persefone series DON’T TURN AROUND has been described as “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” for teens and is an amazing book that you won’t be able to put down (we know: we’ve read it!). Michelle will be presenting a panel and can be found in the Exhibit Hall during specially posted hours.

Read more about Michelle here: http://bit.ly/1lY1Xqo

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Kraken Con is excited to announce our Film & Prop Guest, DESCIPLE! You may have seen one of DESCIPLE’s amazing scale creations – Iron Maiden, The Bat Knight or The Crow – at a local event and if you haven’t they’ll be making an appearance with him at Kraken Con! DESCIPLE is also a filmmaker with extensive work in film production and will be presenting a panel “Cosplay Filmmaking 101” as well as exhibiting with his fellow filmmakers (known as THE COLLECTIVE) in the Kraken Con Exhibit Hall!

Read more about DESCIPLE here: http://bit.ly/1kJIDgv

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Kraken Con is excited to announce Author Guest Madeleine Roux! Madeleine is the New York Times Bestselling author of the Asylum series – with Asylum #1 being a must-read book for fans of mystery, horror and paranormal genres. She also wrote two amazing zombie-thriller books: Allison Hewitt is Trapped and Sadie Walker is Stranded.

Read more about Madeleine here: http://bit.ly/1ht1qtL

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Kraken Con is thrilled to welcome Margaret Caragan as our FX Makeup Artist Guest! Margaret has eleven years of experience as a Special Makeup Effects Artist in the Bay Area, specializing in casualty and character makeups. She has worked on a ton of amazing projects for TV and film with credits including films The Violent Kind and Fruitvale Station; Animal Planet shows “I Was Bitten” and “I’m Alive“, and our personal favorite – Ganondorf‘s makeup in Smosh’s The Legend of Zelda Rap! She was also a competitor on this season of Syfy Channel’s FaceOff.

Read more about Margaret here: http://bit.ly/PugFLz

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Kraken Con is super excited to announce our third and final Guest of Honor - Niki Yang! You know her best as the voice of Adventure Time's Beemo but she also voices Adventure Time character Lady Rainicorn and Gravity Falls' Candy Chiu in addition to being an amazing storyboard artist. Niki will be signing autographs and giving a panel! To learn more about Niki go here:http://bit.ly/1i6ukT2

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Kraken Con is super excited to announce Living Ichigo and JoJo PandaFace as our Cosplay Guests! Living Ichigo and JoJo PandaFace are a dynamic costuming duo with a decade of combined cosplay experience and thousands of fans!

You will be able to meet and greet Living Ichigo and JoJo PandaFace in the Exhibit Hall at Kraken Con as well as view some awesome panels they have lined up.

Read more about Living Ichigo here: http://bit.ly/1hI0iou and learn more about JoJo PandaFace here: http://bit.ly/1fYMzJo

And be sure to stop by their respective Facebook pages to say hi!

Photos courtesy of Eurobeat Kasumi Photography.

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Kraken Con is thrilled to announce our second Guest of Honor- voice actor, script adapter and director Patrick Seitz!

Patrick’s anime roles include Franky in One Piece, Sky High in Tiger & Bunny, Germany in Hetalia, Agil in Sword Art Online, Senji in Deadman Wonderland, Simon in Durarara, Laxus in Fairy Tail, Sloth in FMA: Brotherhood, Motochika Chosokabe, Agni in Black Butler, Isshin Kurosaki in Bleach, and Grimmer in Monster.

Patrick has also voiced a number of video game characters, and you can hear him as Ragna in the BlazBlue franchise, Scorpion in the last few Mortal Kombat titles, Lucian, Kog’Maw, and Renekton in League of Legends, Fenrich in Disgaea 4, Chopin in Eternal Sonata, Bob and Hugo in Street Fighter X Tekken, Arthas Menethil and Garrosh Hellscream in World of Warcraft, and a bevy of demonic horrors in Diablo 3.

Read more about Patrick here: http://bit.ly/1bMtquW

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Kraken Con is super excited to announce our first special guest - amazing illustrator Joe Weems! Joe is a Harvey Award-nominated inker who has been in the comics industry for more than twenty years and worked on awesome titles like Hulk:the End, New X-Men, and Worlds’ Finest. Read more about Joe here: http://www.krakencon.com/guests-lineup/joe-weems/ !

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Want to volunteer for Spring Kraken Con? Of course you do! Head on over to http://www.krakencon.com/volunteer/ for more information and to fill out the form. Returning volunteers we’re going to email you separately so keep an eye on your inbox!

Want to volunteer for Spring Kraken Con? Of course you do! Head on over to http://www.krakencon.com/volunteer/ for more information and to fill out the form. Returning volunteers we’re going to email you separately so keep an eye on your inbox!