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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Steve Conte!

Steve Conte is an American musician, songwriter, guitarist, music producer, and lead singer of the band Steve Conte NYC worked with composer Yoko Kanno and lyricist Tim Jensen on soundtracks to various popular anime series. Those works include the opening theme to Wolf’s Rain, titled “Stray”, as well as the tracks “Heaven’s Not Enough” and …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Ayumi Nini!

Ayumi Nini is a cosplayer from New Jersey. She’s been in the cosplay scene for 15 years, traveled across the country attending conventions, and is even a full time Twitch Streamer! She loves all things anime, Japanese related, and video games! Follow Ayumi… Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CosplayerAyumi/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/AyumiNini STREAM: Twitch.TV/Ayuminini BUY YOUR TICKETS FOR J1-CON 2018 NOW! 3,624 total views, …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Gia Sanrio!

With over 84K in Instagram followers, and the coveted 93.3 WMMR Philly’s Hottest Cosplayer award, Gia Sanrio is a cosplayer and model based out of Philadelphia, PA. She went on to later posed as WMMR’s Miss June 2018. Gia is an anime addict, and has also been a fan of comics and games throughout her …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Storyboard Artist, Matthew Bordenave!

It’s official! Matthew Bordenave (known storyboard artist, and animator) WILL be a guest at J1-Con 2018! Not only that, but as we announced before, he drew the J1 Studios characters for the official J1-Con 2018 shirts and merchandise! Here’s a peak at the shirt design! These are some of the projects he’s worked on to …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Mae Claire!

Mae Claire is a Filipino-American actress, model, singer, and cosplayer based in Philadelphia, PA. She has done commercial work for Overwatch, Belif, Philadelphia Eagles, and Breastcancer.org. Mae Claire has also been credited in several local TV/Film productions including ABM DigiFilm’s “Catwoman: Retribution”, She has done voice over work for audiobooks, animations, and indie video games …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Kia La Sangria!

Kia Sangria is a NYC Bronx native who came on to the cosplay scene 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 interviewed by Cosmo magazine and was featured in their summer 2014 issue. A makeup addict and …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Eric “The Smoke” Moran!

Eric Moran is Philadelphia native. The former United States Marine was also a professional wrestler for companies like Gorgeous Ladies of Outrageous Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling, Cyberspace Wrestling, and Women’s Extreme Wrestling. Eric has appeared on television shows including The Jenny Jones Show and Heavy Sedation. Eric is one the founders of Together Brothers Productions, …

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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Lacy Von Vorhees!

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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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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