Voice Actress Lauren Landa Added to Otakon 2016 Guests
Over the last 10 years, within the world behind the mic, she is most known for roles such as the ninja beauty, Kasumi in "Dead or Alive 5"; the sexy Litchi Faye Ling in the popular fighting games "BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger" (as well as the sequels "BlazBlue: Continuum Shift," "Continuum Shift Extend" and "Chrono Phantasma"); the badass Kyoko Sakura in "Puella Magi Madoka Magica"; the enthusiastic Yan Leixia in "Soul Calibur V"; the deadly Little Queen in "Tales of Graces"; the valley girl racer in pink, Boiboi, in "REDLINE"; the adorable zombie Squigly in "Skullgirls"; kind-hearted Leia in "Tales of Xillia"; the innocent Chubo Sonken in "Ikki Tousen: Great Guardians"; the quiet Annie Leonhardt in the hit anime series "Attack on Titan"; One in “DrakenGard 3”; Nora in “Noragami”; Nio in “Riddle Story of Devil” and most recently, Sailor Neptune in the Viz Media dub of "Sailor Moon," as well as Nao Tomori in "Charlotte."
Otakon 2016 will be held August 12-14 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.
ABOUT OTAKON AND OTAKORP, INC.: Now entering its twenty-third year, Otakon is an annual celebration of Japanese and East Asian popular culture, and also one of the largest gatherings of fans in the United States. Otakon celebrates popular culture as a gateway to deeper understanding of Asian culture, and has grown along with the enthusiasm for anime, manga, video games, and music from the Far East. Since 1999, Otakon has been held in Baltimore, Maryland; currently, Otakon is one of Baltimore's few large, city-wide events, drawing over 34,000 people for three days each year (for a paid attendance of over 100,000 turnstile attendees). Otakon is a membership based convention sponsored by Otakorp, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based, 501(c)3 educational non-profit whose mission is to promote the appreciation of Asian culture, primarily through its media and entertainment. Otakorp, Inc. is directed by an all-volunteer, unpaid staff – we are run by fans, for fans.