News
Animenext Press Release

posted on by Christopher Macdonald
The Animenext 2002 organizsers have sent this press release out with details on their guests and events. Anime Next takes place in New Jersey on October 11-13.

Press release:

ANIMENEXT 2002: OCTOBER 11-13 @ SECAUCUS, NJ - UPDATE
New York, NY -- August 2, 2002

[LATEST UPDATES]

Special Guests Added:
* Myriam Sirois: Voice Actress (Akane, Ranma 1/2)
* Richard Cox: Voice Actor (Boy-type Ranma, Ranma 1/2)
* Jamie McGonnigal: Voice Actor (Omi, Knight Hunters)
* Mike Sinterniklaas: Producer, NYAV dubbing studio

Program Guests Added:
* Robert Bricken: Editor, Anime Invasion
* Robert DeJesus: Artist
* Frank Pannone: Editor, CPM Comics
* Bill Rogers: Voice Actor

Other News:
* Kia Asamiya to pencil Marvel Comics X-men #416 and up!
* Ranma & Akane together for the first time @ AnimeNEXT!
* AnimeNEXT hotel rates revised! (Now only $99 Fri & Sat)

Workshops Added:
Drawing Comics the Manga Way, Dubbing Anime, Kimono,
Learning Shogi, Japanese 101, Origami

[REGISTER]

Pre-register on-line at http://www.animenext.org/reg.html.
PayPal payments accepted for on-line registration.

Or download our registation form and submit along with
Check or Money Order. Instructions are on the form:
http://www.animenext.org/regform.pdf

RATES
* Only $40 Adult 3-day membership (before 09-15-2002)
* Only $20 Child 3-day membership (before 09-15-2002)
(Group discounts are available for parties of 8 or more)

[LOCATION]

Crowne Plaza Meadowlands (cpmeadowlands.crowneplaza.com)
2 Harmon Plaza, Secaucus, NJ 07094
Tel: 201-348-6900 Fax: 201-864-0963

RATES (Mention AnimeNEXT for group rate)
* $ 99 Double or King (Fri and Sat only!)
* $119 Double or King (all other days)
* $149 Alcove Suite

ATTRACTIONS
* 4 miles to Midtown NYC in a quiet & affordable area
* Driving distance from NY, NJ, PA, CT, MA, DE, and MD
* 12 miles from Newark International Airport
* Bus and Rail connections available
* Secaucus Outlet Center (NJ 0% tax on clothes)
* Meadowlands Sports Complex

[GUESTS]

GUEST OF HONOR
* Kia Asamiya Manga Artist and Creator
Steam Detectives
Martian Successor Nadesico
Silent Mobius
Dark Angel: Phoenix Ressurection

SPECIAL GUESTS
* Myriam Sirois Voice Actress (Akane, Ranma 1/2)
* Richard Cox Voice Actor (Ranma, Ranma 1/2)
* Jamie McGonnigal Voice Actor (Omi, Knight Hunters)
* Toshifumi Yoshida Producer, Viz Video
* Mike Sinterniklaas Producer, NYAV
* CB Cebulski Editor, Marvel Comics

PROGRAM GUESTS
* Robert Bricken Editor, Anime Invasion
* Robert DeJesus Artist, AiCANDY
* Frank Pannone Editor, CPM Comics
* Bill Rogers Voice Actor
* Steve Pearl Moderator, rec.arts.anime.info

... still more to be announced.

[EVENTS]

* CosPlay
* Music Video Contest
* Dance
* Video Premiers
* Panels
* Workshops
+ Manga (Drawing w/Manga Style)
+ Dubbing (Voicing Acting)
+ Kimono (The subtle art)
+ Shogi (Japanese Chess)
+ Japanese (Learning the ABC's)
+ Origami (Art of Paper-folding)

[DEALERS]

* Spacious Exhibitor's Hall!
* Almost 10,000 square feet of Anime, Manga, and more!

[MAILING LIST]

Sign up to our mailing list and receive updates via
e-mail. The list is low volume and you should expect
about 2 to 3 e-mails per month. Simply e-mail:

[email protected]

[ADDITIONAL CONTACT INFORMATION]

[email protected] General Inquiries
[email protected] Press Passes
[email protected] Advertising and Sponsorship
[email protected] Other Public Relations Inquiries
[email protected] Vendor contact
[email protected] Volunteering at the event

bookmark/share with:

News homepage / archives