Category Archive: Guests

Jul 23

J1-Con2017 makes EMERGENCY MOVE to ECW ARENA! **MUST READ**

Without our (as in J1 Studios) knowledge, the previous venue of 820 Spring Garden Street, was leased away to a business, leaving us with nowhere to host this year’s (2017) convention. This was done even after confirmations and down payments made to secure the location. I found out about this “situation” only six weeks before …

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Jul 12

J1-Con this August (26th & 27th) will be the LAST one in Philly! [READ ALL OF IT]

Hi J1-Con fans! This is Jason Richardson CEO/Founder of J1 Studios and J1-Con, We as a nerd community did some amazing things here in Philadelphia. J1-Con is the largest and longest running ANIME CONVENTION in Philadelphia’s HISTORY! Considering the most anime cons that start in the city of Philadelphia don’t make it through their first …

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8,178 total views, 40 views today

Jul 06

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: Adya Cosplay

Adya Cosplay has been a cosplayer for over eight years. Adya’s first cosplay was Arisa from the Green Lantern Corps. She had such a positive experience from cosplaying Arisia that she immediately made plans to start more cosplay projects. She enjoys cosplaying characters from animation (such as Steampunk Princess Tiana, Doc McStuffins, and Tiny Toons), …

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Jun 16

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: SIN-TRON

SIN-TRON is a NYC based cosplayer who began cosplaying in 2010 and has been cosplaying from Marvel, DC and various videogame and anime genre. Also working with various Charity groups over the years such as the New York Cosplayer Network and The East Coast Avenger’s. Featured by Cosmo magazine summer 2015 issue under “Couples Who …

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Jun 15

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: Kia La Sangria

Kia La Sangria is a NYC Bronx native who came on to the cosplay seen in 2012 since then she has been Cosplaying from various pop culture comics and video games. Most recently M.Bison Cammy from street fighter. She’s been interview by Cosmo magazine and was featured in their summer 2014 issue. A makeup addict …

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988 total views, 8 views today

May 13

‘Overwatch’ & ‘JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure’ voice actor, Keith Silverstein at J1-Con 2017!

Keith Silverstein is a veteran voice actor with an impressive and diverse list of credits. He’s the voice of Torbjorn in the smash hit game Overwatch, Hisoka on Toonami’s Hunter x Hunter, Hawk Moth on the fan favorite Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, Speedwagon in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and most recently joined the …

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3,103 total views, 16 views today

May 10

‘Soul Eater’ & ‘Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid’ voice actor, Leah Clark at J1-Con 2017!

Leah Clark is a Random Force Of Nature working as a voice actress and script adapter for FUNimation Entertainment and voice artist for DuArt Films. She has also worked as a director for FUNimation as well as a stage actress in the Dallas-Ft Worth TX area. Some of her most memorable voice roles include Miss …

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1,768 total views, 16 views today

May 09

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: Lacy Von Voorhees

Lacy Von Voorhees is a makeup artist, model and cosplayer from New Jersey. She began modeling in 2009 and did all her own styling for her shoots (makeup/hair/wardrobe styling). With a huge interest in anime and manga she later discovered cosplay around 2012 and it fit so naturally with what she was already doing, as …

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1,828 total views, 4 views today

May 05

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: Mae Claire

Mae Claire is a model, cosplayer, and entertainer based in Philadelphia, PA. In 2010, she made her first debut as a cosplay singer under “MaeMae” at Reni Mimura’s Japanese Maid Show, specializing in various anime and J-Pop covers of her favorite artists. Since then, she has made appearances as a guest singer and karaoke judge …

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May 03

J1-Con 2017 Cosplay Guest: Eric “The Smoke” Moran

The Smoke has made an impact on the pop-culture scene for over a decade. After serving in the Marine Corps, The Smoke worked as a bodyguard working in clubs backstage for concerts and for NFL games in Philadelphia. He would later train as a pro-wrestler and have a strong presence in the independent wrestling world. The …

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