Anime USA 2008 Premieres Latest Artwork by Jo Chen
ARLINGTON, VA - JULY 09, 2008 - Anime USA is pleased to announce Jo Chen as our artist guest of honor. Also, for this year, Jo will be providing original artwork for the 2008 convention t-shirt. A preview of the 2008 convention t-shirt artwork is available at http://www.animeusa.org/downloads/. The t-shirt will be available for sale at the October conventionís Merchandise Table.
Jo Chen has produced the covers and/or interior illustrations for such titles as Buffy the Vampire Slayer ìSeason 8,î Runaways, Street Fighter, Serenity, Thor - Son of Asgard, Darkminds Macropolis, Racer X, Battle of the Planets, Robotech, Last of the Mohicans, Fight For Tomorrow, Eva - Daughter of the Dragon, The Taskmaster, (Batman &) Robin and Xboxís Fable and Fable: TLC. Her original 1999 manga ìThe Other Side of the Mirrorî is available in both English (TokyoPop) and Italian (JPop).
About Anime USA:
Anime USA is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to celebrating Japanese culture through anime and other visual media and related activities. Established in 1999, Anime USA has been one of the premiere anime conventions in Northern Virginia for the past 9 years.† Anime USA 2008 will take place on October 10th-12th, 2008, at the Hyatt Regency at Crystal City in Arlington, VA.
For more information and registration, and to learn how you can get your own shirt ahead of the crowd, please visit the official web site for Anime USA at:†