Minneapolis, MN - September 25, 2013 - Prolific voice actor Chris Patton
will be appearing at the fourth annual Anime Minneapolis convention in May in downtown Minneapolis. Convention attendees can come to the convention to see him in various panels, get free autographs, and participate in various Q&A sessions.Chris Patton
has been acting professionally for well over fifteen years, with over twelve of those years dedicated to voice acting and anime, including work for ADV Films
, FUNimation Entertainment
, Sentai Filmworks
, and OkraTron 5000
. Some of his more well-known roles are Sousuke Sagara in all the Full Metal Panic!
series, Greed in Fullmetal Alchemist
and Brotherhood, Asura in Soul Eater
, Akuto Sai in Demon King Daimao
, Keima in The World God Only Knows
, Ikki in Air Gear
, Sho in Guyver
, Fakir in Princess Tutu
, Nishi in Gantz
, and Turles in Dagonball Z: The Tree of Might. Other Anime credits include: Inu x Boku S.S.
, Phi-Brain - Puzzle of God
, Hajime in Ghost Stories
, Ayato in RahXephon
, Daley Wong in Bubblegum Crisis 2040
, Ranmaru in The Wallflower
, Eiji in Gravion
and Gravion Zwei
, Haruka in Tactics, Graham Spector in Baccano!
, Komyo Sanzo in Saiyuki
, Gintoki in the Gintama movie
, Hiroki in The Place Promised in Our Early Days
, and tons and tons more! Chris is also a stage performer, a music freak, a horror film nerd, a roller coaster guru, and a huge fan of Sharon Needles, Freddie Mercury
, and Aleister Crowley.
AniMinneapolis is a fan-run anime convention held in Minneapolis, spanning three days from May 23-25, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Minneapolis. The convention combines a fan-friendly attitude with a big exhibit hall, a ton of events, and an exceptional guest list. Over 3,000 cosplayers
and anime fans are expected to come to the fourth year of this event.
Admission for the entire weekend costs $40 through December 31, and can be found online at http://animinneapolis.com/registration
Vendor registration is also now open for the convention, online at http://animinneapolis.com/dealers