Poll - Favorite Thing About Anime Cons

What is the single thing you like most about Anime Cons?

I haven't been to an anime con yet. 791 (24.6%)
Shopping/browsing in the Dealer's Room. 574 (17.9%)
Cosplaying. 209 (6.5%)
Meeting up/hanging out with my friends. 204 (6.3%)
Seeing the cosplay. 199 (6.2%)
Anime Screenings. 157 (4.9%)
Anime Music Videos. 132 (4.1%)
Seeing the American voice actors & their panels. 108 (3.4%)
Concerts by Japanese musicians. 101 (3.1%)
I don't like anime cons so I don't go to them. 100 (3.1%)
Meeting new friends. 80 (2.5%)
Seeing anime creators (Directors, character designers, etc...) and their panels. 79 (2.5%)
Seeing Japanese voice actors & their panels. 58 (1.8%)
Working at / running the con. 55 (1.7%)
Seeing Manga-ka & their panels. 50 (1.6%)
Special Interest Panels & Workshops. 46 (1.4%)
Industry Panels. 41 (1.3%)
Buying unique items at the auction. 32 (1.0%)
Something we forgot to list (Please comment in forum). 32 (1.0%)
Browsing / shopping in Artists' Alley. 31 (1.0%)
Watching Masquerade. 24 (0.7%)
Gaming (video games, card games, etc...) 24 (0.7%)
Private after hour parties. 17 (0.5%)
Anime Dances 14 (0.4%)
Selling my art in Artists' Alley. 13 (0.4%)
Karaoke 12 (0.4%)
I don't like anime cons I'm only there because I have to be. 11 (0.3%)
Game Shows. 9 (0.3%)
LARP (Live Action Role Playing) 7 (0.2%)
Being in Masquerade. 2 (0.1%)
Concerts by American musicians (ie: Piano Squall). 2 (0.1%)

Total number of votes: 3214