Tag: convention

J1-Con 2019 Guests: Blacklisted Podcast

A DJ (DJ Akademix), an MC (MC Zero Balance), two artists; one masterful with his fist (Sensei Will), one masterful with pens & pencils (Nubius Black) former pro wrestler, and the tech (Chaos) make up the Blacklisted Podcast, they discuss pop culture with an urban point of view. They can be heard anywhere you steal …

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“AKIRA”, “Digimon”, “Wolf’s Rain” Voice Actor, Joshua Seth is coming to J1-Con 2019!

Joshua Seth is the voice of some of the most popular Anime characters of all time. He can be heard on nearly 100 animated TV shows and movies and is the star of the recent Digimon Tri movie series. Millions of kids grew up listening to Joshua Seth as the voice of Tai on Digimon, …

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J1-Con 2019 Guest: Taago Cosplay

You’ve seen them in our Cartoon Network commercials… Now they are going be there as GUESTS!! Taago is a cosplay duo based out of the Philadelphia area. We draw, sew, craft, game and love to share these hobbies with everyone. Most of our events are on the East coast but our goal is to travel …

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J1-Con 2019 Guests: Head Nerds In Charge!

The Head Nerds In Charge your new favorite nerd talk web show. Covering all things comics, tv, movies and pop culture but thru the vision of the black perspective. Highly regarded as one of the realest, funniest and most entertaining streaming shows hosted, produced, created and directed by people of color. So tune in Wednesday’s …

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J1-Con 2019 Cosplay Guest: Fred Holt

Fred Holt has been cosplaying for 16 years. He was born and raised on the South End of Albany, New York. His first cosplay event was in 2003 at the Las Vegas Comic Con as “Morpheus” from “The Matrix.” He has appeared at numerous events across the United States as “Blade,” “Nick Fury,” “G.I. Joe’s …

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Funimaton-Featured Hip Hop Artist, SkyBlew performing at J1-Con 2019!

SkyBlew – (POSITIVE Anime Inspired Hip Hop) AS HEARD ON FUNIMATION!!!   Introducing SkyBlew, a young BUZZING emcee who resides in North Carolina by way of Auburn, Alabama. Signed to Mega Ran’s RandomBeats Music label, he is rapidly becoming the hip-hop voice for a new generation with a NEW SOUND… His music is very positive and inspirational but it still gets the fans attention with infectious beats and lyrics. This kid …

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J1-Con 2019 Guest: Bonsai Pop!

Taking a deeper look into anime and otaku culture; Bonsai Pop thrives in the analytical sphere of the anituber community. Headed by Mike Pixley and  the Treesicle team, prepare to open your mind so wide it falls out completely as they rip apart the veil of eastern thought. With nearly 1MILLION subscribers with Treesicle, and …

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J1-Con 2019 Musical Guest: Heroes 4 Hire

Heroes 4 Hire is a American Hip Hop music duo from Philadelphia Pennsylvania. The group consists of Tray-Digga and Ray Riley respectively. The Duo Specializing in Nerdcore hip hop are a hidden gem of the east coast. Often a surprise to most crowds on their first encounter, but a favorite of longtime fans of the …

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J1-Con 2019 Cosplay Guest: Arcade Jade

Jade is an alternative plus sized Philadelphia-based cosplayer who has loved bringing characters to life since 2013. Although she enjoys anime and superheroes, she has a passion for gaming and making retro characters from her childhood come back into the spotlight. She is known for her award winning Bowser and for reigniting Spyro. Jades mission …

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J1-Con 2019 Cosplay Guest: The Most Exciting Man Alive X

SekouToure W Ruff or “The Most Exciting Man Alive X” began in the Cosplay world in 1979 and has been active ever since. Creating costumes and props derived from his imaginative series’ Beyond the shadows, Ess Arr, and “Heh Heh!” He is active in the Cosplay community teaching the all inclusive and non body shaming attitude …

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