Anime Expo (AX) is the largest convention in the USA dedicated specifically to all things Anime. Located in the Los Angeles Convention Center, Anime Expo in 2015 had a record high attendance of nearly a hundred thousand unique attendees, not counting the ones who purchase an on site walk-in badge.
This year looks to be even bigger with an impressive line up of guests and special events held exclusively for the giant gathering. So if you're able to make it to AX2016, here's some of the guests and panels you may want to check out:
Cowboy Bebop English Cast (Ticketed Event!)
A tribute to the classic runaway hit anime series Cowboy Bebop brings the old gang together for fans who remember cherishing the show. Featuring Steve Blum (Spike Spiegel), Mary Elizabeth McGlynn (Julia), Melissa Fahn (Ed), Wendee Lee (Faye Valentine), Beau Billingslea (Jet Black), and Tony Oliver.
In addition, you can also experience the music and art of Cowboy Bebop live wmaxresdefault-1ith Alice Underground’s stellar ten-piece jazz ensemble rocking the house with dynamic visuals from the show. Going deeper into the story of Cowboy Bebop, Bang Zoom! Entertainment brings some of the iconic English voice cast on stage to reminisce about this highly acclaimed series. This is the rare opportunity to experience a live performance of legendary music of this unforgettable show.
All nine guests will participate in a panel and autograph sessions which includes: Amanda Miller, Cherami Leigh, Christine Cabanos, Cristina Vee, Erica Mendez, Lauren Landa, Robbie Daymond, Sandy Fox, and Stephanie Sheh.
Models: Japanese cosplayer Akira Itsuki (modeling for galaxxxy).
Designers: Daisuke Ichikawa (Acryl agitt) and Dynamite Tommy (KOMACHI 2266531 Dark Lolita).
K-ON Voice Actress group; Sphere.
Makoto Furukawa (voice of Saitama in One Punch Man).
World-famous Japanese artistic pole dancer, momoMc.
AX is bringing in the top 3 maids from Maidreamin, Ayame, Hinata, and Mariru. The no.1 Maid Café restaurant in Akihabara!