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Kurokata Added to Guest List for Otakon 2024

Washington, D.C. (June 16, 2024) – Kurokata, a Japanese novelist, will be a guest at Otakon 2024, according to Otakorp Inc. They will be one of several guests discussing the 2024 anime "The Wrong Way to Use Healing Magic."

With their love for fantasy novels growing since they were young, Kurokata started posting on the website Let's Become Novelists (Shousetsuka ni Narou) during their free time at university. Their publication debut was in 2016 through MF Books with the light novel "The Wrong Way to Use Healing Magic," which has been adapted for an anime to be released in 2024.

Otakon 2024 will be held from August 2 to August 4 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

ABOUT OTAKON AND OTAKORP, INC.: Now entering its thirtieth 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. Historically, Otakon has drawn up to 42,000 people for three days each year (for a paid attendance of over 157,000 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.

For more information about Otakorp, Inc., see https://www.otakorp.org/
For more information and the latest news on Otakon 2024, see https://www.Otakon.com/

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