Kraken Con is proud to announce Caitlin Glass Voice Actor as our third amazing Guest of Honor! Caitlin’s well-known voice acting roles include Winry Rockbell in Fullmetal Alchemist and Haruhi Fujioka in Ouran High School Host Club. Caitlin also lends her voice to Cammy White and Decapre in the Street Fighter IV series of video games.
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Kraken Con is proud to announce voice actor Matthew Mercer as our second amazing Guest of Honor! Some of his major animation roles include Levi, Attack on Titan; Aikurō Mikisugi, Kill la Kill; Sinbad, Magi; Kanji, Persona 4: The Animation; Jotaro Kujo, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders; Kiritsugu, Fate/Zero; Kuroh Yatogami, K.
He’s also done a bunch of video game voices including Alvin, Tales of Xillia; Leon Kennedy, Resident Evil 6; Chrom, Fire Emblem: Awakening; Z.W.E.I., SoulCalibur V; Edge Maverick, Star Ocean: The Last Hope; Fei Long, Street Fighter IV.
We’re super excited to have him join us - and if you are too, don’t miss out on your chance to meet him! Buy your badge today by visiting http://bit.ly/krakenregfall2014
- 1 month ago
Viz Media’s Anime Expo panel today had some really fun news - the manga Monster: Perfect Edition is on sale early at AX. The final volume of Neon Genesis Evangelion goes on sale 11-20 with simultaneous release in Japan. Finally, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure will have a hard copy release in 2-3-2015 and goes on digital sale this September!
Are you at Anime Expo this weekend? Keep an eye out for Kraken Con staff wearing our iconic sailor hats and armbands to get some free swag!
- 2 months ago
We’re happy to announce the details for vendor and artist registration for Fall Kraken Con 2014!
General registration for both artists and vendors will open June 25th at noon (12PM) PST. “Pioneer” registration - available for artists and vendors who have attended both Kraken Con 2013 and Spring Kraken Con 2014 - will open June 17th at noon (12PM) PST. Those eligible for Pioneer registration will receive an email by end of day June 10th; those who don’t receive an email and feel this is an error please contact us at email@example.com right away.
Vendor registration is $130 per 8’x8’ space with a maximum of two spaces allowed. Vendor registration includes one covered 8’ table, 2 chairs and 2 passes to Kraken Con. Vendors staying in the Oakland Marriott may opt to receive a $30 rebate per night stayed in lieu of a VIP pass.
Artist registration is $60 for an approximately 6’x5’ space and includes one covered 6’ table, 2 chairs and one pass to Kraken Con. Artists may purchase an additional helper pass for $20. Artists may also share space with another artist by purchasing an artist sharing registration for $20.
For full vendor details visit http://bit.ly/fallkc2014vendors and for full artist details visit http://bit.ly/fallkc2014artists
(Photo by La Vie en Photos)
- 2 months ago
Registration for Fall Kraken Con 2014 is underway! We’re excited to offer discounted hotel rooms for attendees and awesome perks- book your room using our link and receive a VIP badge for each night stayed! As a VIP you get access to our Friday night dance, a limited edition Kraken Card, and a special VIP-only autograph session. Other VIP amenities include free parking and free internet at the Oakland Marriott City Center hotel - all for just $119 a night! Space is limited so go to http://bit.ly/krakenregfall2014 and reserve your room now!
General registration is also open - $25 for two days of fun! Register now at http://bit.ly/krakenregfall2014 and keep your eyes here as we make announcements over the next few weeks regarding some of our new offerings for Fall!
- 4 months ago
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!
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