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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-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 Podcasters of Color. 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 workshop sessions. Want to learn more about the podcasting industry?  Come and match-up the …

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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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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: 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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J1-Con 2018 Guest: Author, Animator, & Book Designer Chris McDonnell!

Chris McDonnell’s recent animation productions include segments for Tour de Pharmacy (HBO), Lady Dynamite (Netflix), Comedy Bang Bang (IFC), Kroll Show (Comedy Central), Mike Tyson Mysteries (Adult Swim). Chris’s books include Steven Universe: Art & Origins and Adventure Time: The Art of Ooo, Sasquatch’s Big Hairy Drawing Book, and Unfiltered: The Complete Ralph Bakshi. He …

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