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J1 Music Fest during J1-Con in the Bourbon Room (formerly the House of Blues)!

We are so excited to announce the J1 Music Fest IS BACK!! This time it’s within J1-Con, and it’ll be Saturday, September 15th on the 2nd Floor of the Showboat Hotel in the BOURBON ROOM (formerly known as the House of Blues)! What is the J1 Music Fest? It is a festival of hip-hop, rock, …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Real Life Peter Griffin!

Robert Franzese is a cosplayer and aspiring voice actor better known as the Real Life Peter Griffin. Robert’s life changed forever when a mini documentary about him made by his friends went viral with over 13 million views! Now, Robert owns his own company, “Take It Productions”, where he posts funny videos in the hopes …

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Official J1-Con 2018 shirt & badges by MAJOR STUDIO Storyboard Artist!

We are BEYOND excited to announce that our good friend and supporter of J1 Studios, Matthew Bordenave (known storyboard artist, and animator) is drawing/designing the official J1-Con shirts, badges, and posters for 2018, using the official characters of J1 Studios! That includes J1 from Super Bouty J1, Masad from Angel Savior, Lime Rind from Lime …

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Blackfinity Gauntlet: The Black Nerd Podcasting Summit @ J1-Con 2018!

This is a conference within a convention filled with workshops from the Blerd (black nerd) community of Podcasters. We will also use this moment to bring together some of the best podcasters on the East Coast. With this badge you get to sit in on PRIVATE workshop sessions. Want to learn more about the podcasting …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Erica Mendez!

Erica Mendez is an American voice actress. Some of her most notable roles include Haruka Teno/Sailor Uranus in the Viz Media English dub of Sailor Moon, Gon Freecss in Hunter x Hunter, Ryuko Matoi in Kill la Kill, Aladdin in the Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic series, Diane in Seven Deadly Sins, Yuuki Konno in Sword Art Online, and Atsuko “Akko” …

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US Military DISCOUNT @ J1-Con 2018!

If you are in the US MILITARY (active or vet), purchase this ticket, then at the registration table show your MILITARY ID. If you do not have proof of your service, you will be charged an ADDITIONAL $20! Yes, you will be charged an EXTRA $20, not $10, because you are using the US Military …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Adya Cosplay!

Adya Cosplay has been a cosplayer for almost a decade. She enjoys cosplaying characters from animation, comics, tv, and movies. Adya Cosplay appeared in the Women Vs. Cosplay calendar. This year, she appeared on a national television show. She is script supervisor for several independent films by Together Brothers Productions. Adya is passionate about giving …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Voice Actor, Ian Sinclair!

Ian Sinclair is an American voice actor and voice director who works with Funimation and Sentai Filmworks. He provides voices for a number of English versions of Japanese anime series. Some of his major roles include: Whis in Dragon Ball Super, Dandy from Space Dandy, Mezo Shoji in My Hero Academia, Toriko in Toriko, Brook …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Voice Actor, David Vincent!

David Vincent is an American voice actor and director who provides voices for many popular animation and video game titles. He is known for voicing numerous roles including Grimmjow Jaegerjaquez in Bleach, Senketsu in Kill la Kill, Van in Gun X Sword, and Gilgamesh in Fate/zero and Fate/stay night. In video games, he can be …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Mediocre Wall of China!

Cassandra Liu, aka Mediocre Wall of China is an actress, model, cosplayer, and professional goof. Growing up in Philadelphia, she has been attending J1-Con since its founding and continues to support it to this day. Now living in LA, she can be seen in Buzzfeed, on Netflix, and cosplaying at several conventions. Follow her: http://mediocrewallofchina.bigcartel.com …

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