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Friday, April 8
 

12:00pm

Opening Ceremonies
The official beginning of the convention! The Opening Ceremonies of Kawaii Kon is a time honored tradition in which you are guaranteed to have lots of fun!

Friday April 8, 2016 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

1:00pm

Jessica Nigri Autographs
Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Jessica Nigri Booth

1:30pm

Johnny Yong Bosch and Eyeshine
Have you ever wanted to waste your time singing about totally random stuff? Me neither…until I decided to come up with this totally random panel!

Speakers
avatar for Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch made his debut as Adam, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. He appeared in over 200 episodes and both big screen versions of the series.Some of JYB’s more popular roles as a voice actor include: Ichigo Kurosaki from Bleach, Vash the Stampede from... Read More →
avatar for Eyeshine

Eyeshine

Eyeshine first found success in 2006 with a unique blend of pop punk and post grunge called Edge Rock. The band gained a modest audience with its debut EP, “How About That” and their first full length album, “Red Stripes White Lights” but it was their sophomore effort, “My... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

1:30pm

Behind the Music with GARNiDELiA
GARNiDELiA has been a part of the Japanese music scene for 5 years. In that time, they have been featured in numerous anime themes, and played internationally. Learn about their experiences and ask your questions here!

Speakers
avatar for GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA is a music unit composed of MARiA, a female vocalist and toku, a music composer. Both are incredibly talented and have garnered musical fame independently. toku has written and arranged hit songs of Angela Aki, LiSA, An Café and others. MARiA performs with several musicians... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

2:00pm

Pungdeng-E Autographs
Free button of the group included, free autographs and photos with the attendees personal camera.

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pungdeng-E Booth

2:15pm

Sandy Fox and Lex Lang - The Dynamic Duo of Anime, Animation and Video Games
Get to know Sandy and Lex at Kawaii Kon!  Learn the interesting aspects of Voice Acting for Anime, Animation and Video Games with Sandy Fox and Lex Lang, who also happen to be married to each other! Find out all of the details of what it takes to maintain a healthy relationship and successful career!  
Don't miss this fun panel.  

Speakers
avatar for Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox is an American Actor, Voice Actor, Singer and Producer. She began her career in the entertainment industry working for the Walt Disney Company performing in hundreds of live stage shows as a singer, dancer and comedic talent. As a voice actor she began her career providing... Read More →
avatar for Lex Lang

Lex Lang

Lex Lang is 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor and Director. He is listed as one of the top 20 Anime, Animation and Video Game Voice Actors of All Time on IMDB. Over the last 20 years he has been in over five hundred Original Animation episodes, Anime series... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

2:15pm

Team Four Star Curtis Arnott Autographs
Free Autograph

Speakers
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Team Four Star

Discovered buried in a block of ice up in the Northwest Territories of North-North America (otherwise known domestically as Canadia), Curtis “Takahata101” Arnott (otherwise known as Internet Hearthrob Takahashi~) was brought into this world with the soul intention of spreading... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 5

2:45pm

GARNiDELiA Autographs
Item Limit: 1 item + anything purchased
They will be selling merchandise (anything purchased will get a signature included)
Pictures not allowed at this autograph session
Signing at Dealer’s Booth
Official merchandise only

Speakers
avatar for GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA is a music unit composed of MARiA, a female vocalist and toku, a music composer. Both are incredibly talented and have garnered musical fame independently. toku has written and arranged hit songs of Angela Aki, LiSA, An Café and others. MARiA performs with several musicians... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - GARNiDELiA Booth

2:45pm

ALL the voices of Grey DeLisle
Whether you knew it or not, Grey DeLisle was probably part of your childhood. Meet the woman behind the many voices here at Kawaii Kon!

Speakers
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

2:45pm

“Garakowa -Restore the World”- Screening & Q&A w/Voice Actress Yumiri Hanamori
Come join a voice actress, Yumiri Hanamori (Remo) for an exciting Garakowa panel. We will screen Garakowa and Yumiri will talk about the film. At Q&A session, giving fans a chance to ask her questions directly about the film and her work. The panel will end with a fan-favorite Janken Pon game (Japanese rock-paper-scissors). The winners will get the special prizes from Yumiri.

Speakers
avatar for Yumiri Hanamori

Yumiri Hanamori

Up-and-coming voice actress Yumiri Hanamori already has a slew of impressive credits. Her roles include Sachiko Umemoto in “Ace of Diamond”, Chiaya Misono in “The Rolling Girls”, Uritan in “ETOTAMA”, and Remo in “Garakowa -Restore the World-“. She is also well known... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 2:45pm - 4:15pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

3:30pm

Jessica Nigri Q&A
Have questions for one of the world's most famous cosplayers? Ask them here! Jessica will be happy to answer!

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

3:45pm

J. Michael Tatum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for J. Michael Tatum

J. Michael Tatum

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, et al, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by accident... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 3:45pm - 5:15pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 2

4:15pm

Grey DeLisle Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:15pm - 5:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 4

4:30pm

Behind the Music: Joe Inoue
Meet Joe Inoue and get a first hand account of his life - from LA to Japan and making it in the music industry!

Speakers
avatar for Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue was born in Los Angeles, California under Japanese parents who moved to the states to follow their careers. He grew up in an environment filled with music, and started listening to music seriously in his middle school years. Gradually, Inoue started recording his own materials... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

4:45pm

galxxxy Autographs
They will be selling merchandise

Official Merchandise Only

Speakers
avatar for galaxxxy

galaxxxy

Japanese fashion brand, Galaxxxy was established in 2007, and has created a lasting and trendy name for themselves. Galaxxy is essentially madcap world influenced by past and future music, Japanese Anime, and comet scattered virtual world. The brand collaborates with many artists... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - galaxxxy Booth

4:45pm

Yumiri Hanamori Autographs
1st signed item free. No voice requests. No photos.

Speakers
avatar for Yumiri Hanamori

Yumiri Hanamori

Up-and-coming voice actress Yumiri Hanamori already has a slew of impressive credits. Her roles include Sachiko Umemoto in “Ace of Diamond”, Chiaya Misono in “The Rolling Girls”, Uritan in “ETOTAMA”, and Remo in “Garakowa -Restore the World-“. She is also well known... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pony Canyon Booth (A1 & A2)

4:45pm

Face to Face with Steve Blum and Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
Get all of your most pressing questions for Steve Blum and Mary McGlynn answered at this panel!

Speakers
avatar for Steve Blum

Steve Blum

With literally hundreds of voice over credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of “Spike Spiegel” from Cowboy Bebop, “Wolverine” from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The... Read More →
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:45pm - 5:45pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

4:45pm

Johnny Yong Bosch & Eyeshine Autographs
1st item free
2nd item+: $10 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch made his debut as Adam, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. He appeared in over 200 episodes and both big screen versions of the series.Some of JYB’s more popular roles as a voice actor include: Ichigo Kurosaki from Bleach, Vash the Stampede from... Read More →
avatar for Eyeshine

Eyeshine

Eyeshine first found success in 2006 with a unique blend of pop punk and post grunge called Edge Rock. The band gained a modest audience with its debut EP, “How About That” and their first full length album, “Red Stripes White Lights” but it was their sophomore effort, “My... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 4:45pm - 6:15pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 3

5:15pm

Cherami Leigh Autographs
Free Autographs
2 item limit (can get back in line)
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh has been in the industry for 20 years. She has been in over 75 commercials, and has worked on over 100 anime projects including “Lucy” in Fairy Tail, “Asuna” in Sword Art Online, “Road” in D. Grayman, “Lizzie” in Black Butler, “Mai” in Ghost Hunt... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 5:15pm - 6:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 1

5:30pm

Asami Shimoda Autographs
1st item signed free. No Photos. Official Merchandise Only.

Speakers
avatar for Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda is a Japanese voice actress affiliated with Arts Vision. She was born in Tottori Prefecture on January 30 Shimoda is most well known for her role as Ami Futami and Mami Futami in THE IDOLM@STER as well as Rin Kagamine and Len Kagamine from VOCALOID2. Other notable roles... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 2

5:30pm

In the Studio with Studio Trigger
Learn the ins and outs of being a members of Studio Trigger and what it's like working for a major anime industry group

Speakers
avatar for Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama is an active designer in Japan’s media industry. Making his debut in 2014 as mechanic design and guest character design for Aim for the Top 2! (Diebuster), he has participated in many notable titles ever since. Some of these title includes: HEROMAN, Eureka Seven... Read More →
avatar for Hiromi Wakabayashi

Hiromi Wakabayashi

Currently working as part of studio TRIGGER’s staff, Hiromi Wakabayashi has been involved in several works with Hiroyuki Imaishi. Starting as setting production for “Gurren Lagann,” Hiromi has also worked on “Panty&Stocking with Garterbelt” as original idea, plot development... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Room 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

5:45pm

Joe Inoue Autographs
Item Limit: 1 item + anything purchased
They will be selling merchandise (anything purchased will get a signature included)
Pictures not allowed at this autograph session
Signing at Dealer’s Booth
Official merchandise only

Speakers
avatar for Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue was born in Los Angeles, California under Japanese parents who moved to the states to follow their careers. He grew up in an environment filled with music, and started listening to music seriously in his middle school years. Gradually, Inoue started recording his own materials... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Joe Inoue Booth

5:45pm

Behind the Mic: J. Michael Tatum
Meet the man behind the voice - J. Michael Tatum! Feel free to ask him all of your most interesting questions!

Speakers
avatar for J. Michael Tatum

J. Michael Tatum

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, et al, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by accident... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

6:00pm

Pungdeng-E Concert
Get ready to catch the happy virus with a special performance from Pungdeng-E!

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

6:00pm

A galaxxxy of Cute: A Fashion Q&A
Tokyo kawaii!! galaxxxy is essentially madcap world influenced by past and future music, Japanese Anime, and comet scattered virtual world. collaborating with many artists. Learn about their designs and process here!

Speakers
avatar for galaxxxy

galaxxxy

Japanese fashion brand, Galaxxxy was established in 2007, and has created a lasting and trendy name for themselves. Galaxxy is essentially madcap world influenced by past and future music, Japanese Anime, and comet scattered virtual world. The brand collaborates with many artists... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

6:15pm

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 5

6:15pm

Steve Blum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Steve Blum

Steve Blum

With literally hundreds of voice over credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of “Spike Spiegel” from Cowboy Bebop, “Wolverine” from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:15pm - 7:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 4

6:45pm

Studio Trigger Autographs
They will be selling merchandise
Official Merchandise Only

Speakers
avatar for Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama is an active designer in Japan’s media industry. Making his debut in 2014 as mechanic design and guest character design for Aim for the Top 2! (Diebuster), he has participated in many notable titles ever since. Some of these title includes: HEROMAN, Eureka Seven... Read More →
avatar for Hiromi Wakabayashi

Hiromi Wakabayashi

Currently working as part of studio TRIGGER’s staff, Hiromi Wakabayashi has been involved in several works with Hiroyuki Imaishi. Starting as setting production for “Gurren Lagann,” Hiromi has also worked on “Panty&Stocking with Garterbelt” as original idea, plot development... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 2

6:45pm

Face to Face with Asami Shimoda
Meet Japanese idol Asami Shimoda at Kawaii Kon!

Speakers
avatar for Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda is a Japanese voice actress affiliated with Arts Vision. She was born in Tottori Prefecture on January 30 Shimoda is most well known for her role as Ami Futami and Mami Futami in THE IDOLM@STER as well as Rin Kagamine and Len Kagamine from VOCALOID2. Other notable roles... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Room 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

7:00pm

Getting to Know Cherami Leigh
Do you have questions for Cherami Leigh? What was it like voicing Asuna, or working on Fairy Tail? Find out the answers at this panel!

Speakers
avatar for Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh has been in the industry for 20 years. She has been in over 75 commercials, and has worked on over 100 anime projects including “Lucy” in Fairy Tail, “Asuna” in Sword Art Online, “Road” in D. Grayman, “Lizzie” in Black Butler, “Mai” in Ghost Hunt... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

7:45pm

Toshio Maeda: Creator of La Blue Girl & Legend of the Overfiend (18+)
Join legendary hentai manga artist Toshio Maeda in a one-of-a-kind panel where he shares his love of all things perverted. Toshio is the creator of La Blue Girl,  Urotsukidōji (Legend of the Overfiend), Adventure Kid, and Demon Beast Invasion.

Friday April 8, 2016 7:45pm - 8:45pm
Room 316A: Hawaii Convention Center

10:15pm

Team Four Star 18+
It's late... why are you up... oh well come see a crazy VA/writer loose his mind slowly on stage

Speakers
avatar for Team Four Star

Team Four Star

Discovered buried in a block of ice up in the Northwest Territories of North-North America (otherwise known domestically as Canadia), Curtis “Takahata101” Arnott (otherwise known as Internet Hearthrob Takahashi~) was brought into this world with the soul intention of spreading... Read More →


Friday April 8, 2016 10:15pm - 11:15pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue
 
Saturday, April 9
 

11:00am

Lex Lang Autographs
First two items free
3rd item+: $20 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Lex Lang

Lex Lang

Lex Lang is 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor and Director. He is listed as one of the top 20 Anime, Animation and Video Game Voice Actors of All Time on IMDB. Over the last 20 years he has been in over five hundred Original Animation episodes, Anime series... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 1

11:00am

Sandy Fox Autographs
First two items free
3rd item+: $20 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox is an American Actor, Voice Actor, Singer and Producer. She began her career in the entertainment industry working for the Walt Disney Company performing in hundreds of live stage shows as a singer, dancer and comedic talent. As a voice actor she began her career providing... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 2

12:00pm

Kawaii Kon Fashion Show
See the latest designs from Japanese fashion designers galaxxxy and h.NAOTO, featuring local models sporting these trendy designs!

Speakers
avatar for galaxxxy

galaxxxy

Japanese fashion brand, Galaxxxy was established in 2007, and has created a lasting and trendy name for themselves. Galaxxy is essentially madcap world influenced by past and future music, Japanese Anime, and comet scattered virtual world. The brand collaborates with many artists... Read More →
avatar for h.NAOTO

h.NAOTO

Naoto Hirooka created his brand h.NAOTO in 2000, incorporating ideas of extreme punk, gothic-lolita and visual-kei. His designs are completely unique and visually eye-catching, garnering positive critiques worldwide. The brand h.NAOTO endlessly seeks for a new world, and will continue... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

12:45pm

VA Round Table
Between these 6 VAs, we must have over 1000 voices in here! Join us for a VA roundtable where some of the finest american VAs discuss everything under the sun!

Speakers
avatar for Steve Blum

Steve Blum

With literally hundreds of voice over credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of “Spike Spiegel” from Cowboy Bebop, “Wolverine” from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The... Read More →
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →
avatar for Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox is an American Actor, Voice Actor, Singer and Producer. She began her career in the entertainment industry working for the Walt Disney Company performing in hundreds of live stage shows as a singer, dancer and comedic talent. As a voice actor she began her career providing... Read More →
avatar for Lex Lang

Lex Lang

Lex Lang is 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor and Director. He is listed as one of the top 20 Anime, Animation and Video Game Voice Actors of All Time on IMDB. Over the last 20 years he has been in over five hundred Original Animation episodes, Anime series... Read More →
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →
avatar for J. Michael Tatum

J. Michael Tatum

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, et al, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by accident... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 12:45pm - 2:15pm
Special Events 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

1:00pm

Fashion Q&A
Have questions for h.NAOTO? Ask them here!

Speakers
avatar for h.NAOTO

h.NAOTO

Naoto Hirooka created his brand h.NAOTO in 2000, incorporating ideas of extreme punk, gothic-lolita and visual-kei. His designs are completely unique and visually eye-catching, garnering positive critiques worldwide. The brand h.NAOTO endlessly seeks for a new world, and will continue... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

2:00pm

galaxxxy Autographs
They will be selling merchandise

Official Merchandise Only

Speakers
avatar for galaxxxy

galaxxxy

Japanese fashion brand, Galaxxxy was established in 2007, and has created a lasting and trendy name for themselves. Galaxxy is essentially madcap world influenced by past and future music, Japanese Anime, and comet scattered virtual world. The brand collaborates with many artists... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - galaxxxy Booth

2:00pm

h.NAOTO Autographs
They will be selling merchandise

Official Merchandise Only

Speakers
avatar for h.NAOTO

h.NAOTO

Naoto Hirooka created his brand h.NAOTO in 2000, incorporating ideas of extreme punk, gothic-lolita and visual-kei. His designs are completely unique and visually eye-catching, garnering positive critiques worldwide. The brand h.NAOTO endlessly seeks for a new world, and will continue... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - h.NAOTO Booth

2:00pm

Pungdeng-E Autographs
Free button of the group included, free autographs and photos with the attendees personal camera.

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pungdeng-E Booth

2:00pm

Jessica Nigri: How to Deal with Hate in the Cosplay Community
Every community has their fair share of trolls and haters, and cosplay is no different. It can be hard to deal with hate in the community, but Jessica Nigri is here to help you out!

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

2:30pm

PONY CANYON USA - INDUSTRY PANEL
For The first time, the new anime label PONY CANYON USA makes its appearance at Kawaii kon! PONY CANYON is the company that produces and distributes hit anime titles including Attack on Titan, Free!, From The New World, K-ON! and many more. We’ll tell you all about our popular titles, Sound! Euphonium, Rokka, GARAKOWA, and more, and both the producer & the voice actress, Yumiri Hanamori, of GARAKOWA will be there for a Q&A. Don’t miss the surprise sneak previews of new our line-ups! Come play Jan-Ken-Pon (the Japanese rock-paper-scissors game) with us -- we have very special prizes for the winners, plus exclusive give away for first 200 attendees.

Speakers
avatar for Yumiri Hanamori

Yumiri Hanamori

Up-and-coming voice actress Yumiri Hanamori already has a slew of impressive credits. Her roles include Sachiko Umemoto in “Ace of Diamond”, Chiaya Misono in “The Rolling Girls”, Uritan in “ETOTAMA”, and Remo in “Garakowa -Restore the World-“. She is also well known... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Special Events 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

2:30pm

Grey DeLisle Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 2

2:30pm

J. Michael Tatum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for J. Michael Tatum

J. Michael Tatum

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, et al, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by accident... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 1

2:30pm

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 3

2:30pm

Steve Blum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Steve Blum

Steve Blum

With literally hundreds of voice over credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of “Spike Spiegel” from Cowboy Bebop, “Wolverine” from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 4

3:15pm

Face to Face with Cherami Leigh
Here is your chance to get to know Cherami a little better. Bonus points if you think of a question she's never heard before!

Speakers
avatar for Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh has been in the industry for 20 years. She has been in over 75 commercials, and has worked on over 100 anime projects including “Lucy” in Fairy Tail, “Asuna” in Sword Art Online, “Road” in D. Grayman, “Lizzie” in Black Butler, “Mai” in Ghost Hunt... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

3:45pm

Meet Studio Trigger's Hiromi Wakabayashi and Shigeto Koyama!
Meet two of the men behind the amazing works coming out of Studio Trigger

Speakers
avatar for Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama is an active designer in Japan’s media industry. Making his debut in 2014 as mechanic design and guest character design for Aim for the Top 2! (Diebuster), he has participated in many notable titles ever since. Some of these title includes: HEROMAN, Eureka Seven... Read More →
avatar for Hiromi Wakabayashi

Hiromi Wakabayashi

Currently working as part of studio TRIGGER’s staff, Hiromi Wakabayashi has been involved in several works with Hiroyuki Imaishi. Starting as setting production for “Gurren Lagann,” Hiromi has also worked on “Panty&Stocking with Garterbelt” as original idea, plot development... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Special Events 311: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

4:00pm

Asami Shimoda Autographs
1st item signed free. No Photos. Official Merchandise Only.

Speakers
avatar for Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda is a Japanese voice actress affiliated with Arts Vision. She was born in Tottori Prefecture on January 30 Shimoda is most well known for her role as Ami Futami and Mami Futami in THE IDOLM@STER as well as Rin Kagamine and Len Kagamine from VOCALOID2. Other notable roles... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 5

4:00pm

Yumiri Hanamori VIP Autographs
Buy any Yumiri Hanamori-related product at the Pony Canyon booth and get an exclusive ticket for a VIP autograph session with Yumiri Hanamori!

Speakers
avatar for Yumiri Hanamori

Yumiri Hanamori

Up-and-coming voice actress Yumiri Hanamori already has a slew of impressive credits. Her roles include Sachiko Umemoto in “Ace of Diamond”, Chiaya Misono in “The Rolling Girls”, Uritan in “ETOTAMA”, and Remo in “Garakowa -Restore the World-“. She is also well known... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pony Canyon Booth (A1 & A2)

4:00pm

Pungdeng-E Q&A
Have questions for Pungdeng-E? Get them answered here!

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

4:00pm

Jessica Nigri Autographs
Merchandise Available

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Jessica Nigri Booth

4:30pm

Team Four Star Q&A
Come meet TeamFourStar's Takahata101 (Voice actor/writer) the voice of Nappa, Alucard, Red XIII, Guru and Cell in DragonballZ, Hellsing Ultimate abridged and FF7MA and ask all about the adventure that the internet has been until it's justifiably shut down!

Speakers
avatar for Team Four Star

Team Four Star

Discovered buried in a block of ice up in the Northwest Territories of North-North America (otherwise known domestically as Canadia), Curtis “Takahata101” Arnott (otherwise known as Internet Hearthrob Takahashi~) was brought into this world with the soul intention of spreading... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

4:30pm

Cherami Leigh Autographs
Free Autographs
2 item limit (can get back in line)
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh

Cherami Leigh has been in the industry for 20 years. She has been in over 75 commercials, and has worked on over 100 anime projects including “Lucy” in Fairy Tail, “Asuna” in Sword Art Online, “Road” in D. Grayman, “Lizzie” in Black Butler, “Mai” in Ghost Hunt... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 1

5:00pm

Studio Trigger Autographs
They will be selling merchandise
Official Merchandise Only

Speakers
avatar for Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama

Shigeto Koyama is an active designer in Japan’s media industry. Making his debut in 2014 as mechanic design and guest character design for Aim for the Top 2! (Diebuster), he has participated in many notable titles ever since. Some of these title includes: HEROMAN, Eureka Seven... Read More →
avatar for Hiromi Wakabayashi

Hiromi Wakabayashi

Currently working as part of studio TRIGGER’s staff, Hiromi Wakabayashi has been involved in several works with Hiroyuki Imaishi. Starting as setting production for “Gurren Lagann,” Hiromi has also worked on “Panty&Stocking with Garterbelt” as original idea, plot development... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 3

5:15pm

Meet Asami Shimoda
Get a rare chance to meet Asami Shimoda at her first North American appearance!

Speakers
avatar for Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda

Asami Shimoda is a Japanese voice actress affiliated with Arts Vision. She was born in Tottori Prefecture on January 30 Shimoda is most well known for her role as Ami Futami and Mami Futami in THE IDOLM@STER as well as Rin Kagamine and Len Kagamine from VOCALOID2. Other notable roles... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 5:15pm - 6:15pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

5:30pm

Eyeshine
Back for another Kawaii Kon, Eyeshine is here and ready to raise the roof! Get ready to rock!

Speakers
avatar for Eyeshine

Eyeshine

Eyeshine first found success in 2006 with a unique blend of pop punk and post grunge called Edge Rock. The band gained a modest audience with its debut EP, “How About That” and their first full length album, “Red Stripes White Lights” but it was their sophomore effort, “My... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

5:45pm

Team Four Star Curtis Arnott Autographs
Free Autographs
Photos are okay

Speakers
avatar for Team Four Star

Team Four Star

Discovered buried in a block of ice up in the Northwest Territories of North-North America (otherwise known domestically as Canadia), Curtis “Takahata101” Arnott (otherwise known as Internet Hearthrob Takahashi~) was brought into this world with the soul intention of spreading... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 5:45pm - 7:15pm
Kamehameha II Autographs - Table 5

6:45pm

Joe Inoue
Joe Inoue is here with his guitar and he is ready to give you the performance of a life time! Make sure you are there!

Speakers
avatar for Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue was born in Los Angeles, California under Japanese parents who moved to the states to follow their careers. He grew up in an environment filled with music, and started listening to music seriously in his middle school years. Gradually, Inoue started recording his own materials... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

7:00pm

Eyeshine Photos & Autographs
1st item free
2nd item+: $10 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch

Johnny Yong Bosch made his debut as Adam, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. He appeared in over 200 episodes and both big screen versions of the series.Some of JYB’s more popular roles as a voice actor include: Ichigo Kurosaki from Bleach, Vash the Stampede from... Read More →
avatar for Eyeshine

Eyeshine

Eyeshine first found success in 2006 with a unique blend of pop punk and post grunge called Edge Rock. The band gained a modest audience with its debut EP, “How About That” and their first full length album, “Red Stripes White Lights” but it was their sophomore effort, “My... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm
4th Floor Concourse: Hawaii Convention Center

8:00pm

GARNiDELiA
Join us for this performance of a life time as GARNiDELiA performs for the first time in Hawaii!

Speakers
avatar for GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA is a music unit composed of MARiA, a female vocalist and toku, a music composer. Both are incredibly talented and have garnered musical fame independently. toku has written and arranged hit songs of Angela Aki, LiSA, An Café and others. MARiA performs with several musicians... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

8:00pm

Lex Lang and the Inappropriate Lupin III Bloopers 18+
Join Lex Lang for an evening of hilarity as we discuss Lupin III and get into all sorts of inappropriate hijinks. 18+ only. Photo ID required

Speakers
avatar for Lex Lang

Lex Lang

Lex Lang is 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor and Director. He is listed as one of the top 20 Anime, Animation and Video Game Voice Actors of All Time on IMDB. Over the last 20 years he has been in over five hundred Original Animation episodes, Anime series... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

9:30pm

GARNiDELiA Photos & Autographs
Item Limit: 1 item + anything purchased
They will be selling merchandise (anything purchased will get a signature included)
Pictures will only be allowed at photo session after concert with purchase of T-shirt
Signing at Dealer’s Booth
Official merchandise only

Speakers
avatar for GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA

GARNiDELiA is a music unit composed of MARiA, a female vocalist and toku, a music composer. Both are incredibly talented and have garnered musical fame independently. toku has written and arranged hit songs of Angela Aki, LiSA, An Café and others. MARiA performs with several musicians... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 9:30pm - 11:00pm
4th Floor Concourse: Hawaii Convention Center

9:30pm

Joe Inoue Photos & Autographs
Item Limit: 1 item + anything purchased
They will be selling merchandise (anything purchased will get a signature included)
Pictures will only be allowed at photo session after concert with purchase of T-shirt
Signing at Dealer’s Booth
Official merchandise only

Speakers
avatar for Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue

Joe Inoue was born in Los Angeles, California under Japanese parents who moved to the states to follow their careers. He grew up in an environment filled with music, and started listening to music seriously in his middle school years. Gradually, Inoue started recording his own materials... Read More →


Saturday April 9, 2016 9:30pm - 11:00pm
4th Floor Concourse: Hawaii Convention Center
 
Sunday, April 10
 

11:00am

Pungdeng-E Autographs
Free button of the group included, free autographs and photos with the attendees personal camera.

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pungdeng-E Booth

11:00am

Yumiri Hanamori VIP Autographs
Buy any Yumiri Hanamori-related product at the Pony Canyon booth and get an exclusive ticket for a VIP autograph session with Yumiri Hanamori!

Speakers
avatar for Yumiri Hanamori

Yumiri Hanamori

Up-and-coming voice actress Yumiri Hanamori already has a slew of impressive credits. Her roles include Sachiko Umemoto in “Ace of Diamond”, Chiaya Misono in “The Rolling Girls”, Uritan in “ETOTAMA”, and Remo in “Garakowa -Restore the World-“. She is also well known... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Pony Canyon Booth (A1 & A2)

11:00am

Grey DeLisle & Mary McGlynn: Powerful Women in Voice Acting
Learn what it is like to be a woman in the animation industry.

Speakers
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

11:15am

Kouichirou Natsume: An Inside Look at the Anime Industry
Join Kouichirou and Natsuko in discussing the happenings of the anime industry and sharing behind the scenes stories of productions he has been involved in.

Speakers
KN

Kouichirou Natsume

Kouichirou Natsume is a prominent figure that has played an pivotal role in the growth of the Japanese Anime Industry over the years years, such as representative director and president of Aniplex and representative director of A-1 Pictures. He is the top planner that knows everything... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 11:15am - 12:15pm
Room 314: Hawaii Convention Center

12:00pm

Ask an Anime Character
Does Ichigo prefer pandas or owls? What would Orochimaru use to get out those set in stains? Ask your most pressing, silliest and ridiculous questions for your favorite anime characters here!

Sunday April 10, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

12:00pm

Kawaii Tea
Join designer Naoto Hirooka for an afternoon tea and pleasantries, including a raffle for h.NAOTO prizes. Each guest will also receive an exclusive novelty and partake in a photo session with the designer. This is a seperately ticketed event. Tickets are $40 online.

Speakers
avatar for h.NAOTO

h.NAOTO

Naoto Hirooka created his brand h.NAOTO in 2000, incorporating ideas of extreme punk, gothic-lolita and visual-kei. His designs are completely unique and visually eye-catching, garnering positive critiques worldwide. The brand h.NAOTO endlessly seeks for a new world, and will continue... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Room 316C: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

12:15pm

Grey DeLisle Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle

Grey DeLisle is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning and Annie nominated veteran voice actress who got her start doing the role of Reptar on Rugrats in 1994. Since then she has starred in hundreds of popular cartoons including The Fairly Odd Parents (Vicky), Avatar (Azula), Clone Wars... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 12:15pm - 1:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 1

12:15pm

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 12:15pm - 1:45pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 2

1:00pm

Cosplay for Beginners with Jessica Nigri
Just starting out on the road to fabulous cosplay? Get tips from Jessica Nigri on what works and what doesn't.

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Room 315: Hawaii Convention Center

1:45pm

J. Michael Tatum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for J. Michael Tatum

J. Michael Tatum

Nurtured on anime classics from the tender age of Star Blazers, et al, this reclusive fanboy-turned-voice actor/writer/ADR director/flake extraordinaire spent more years than he cares to remember in what might charitably be described as freefall before landing, mostly by accident... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 3

1:45pm

Lex Lang Autographs
First two items free
3rd item+: $20 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Lex Lang

Lex Lang

Lex Lang is 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor and Director. He is listed as one of the top 20 Anime, Animation and Video Game Voice Actors of All Time on IMDB. Over the last 20 years he has been in over five hundred Original Animation episodes, Anime series... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 5

1:45pm

Sandy Fox Autographs
First two items free
3rd item+: $20 each
No video recordings
No voice requests
No voice recordings
Selling merchandise

Speakers
avatar for Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox is an American Actor, Voice Actor, Singer and Producer. She began her career in the entertainment industry working for the Walt Disney Company performing in hundreds of live stage shows as a singer, dancer and comedic talent. As a voice actor she began her career providing... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 4

1:45pm

Steve Blum Autographs
1st signed item free
Item should be con-official merchandise; badges, con guides etc. or personal drawings.
No bootlegs
Autographs after first item: $20
Photos: $10
Videos and Phone Calls: $20 Merchandise will be available for purchase.

Speakers
avatar for Steve Blum

Steve Blum

With literally hundreds of voice over credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of “Spike Spiegel” from Cowboy Bebop, “Wolverine” from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Table 2

2:00pm

Natsuko Hara Mini-Live
Mini-Live concert by Natsuko Hara, main character in JK Meshi! performs live at Kawaii Kon! See this rising star first!

Sunday April 10, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

2:00pm

Jessica Nigri Autographs
Merchandise Available

Speakers
avatar for Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri

Jessica Nigri is an American model and correspondent best known for her cosplay, YouTube, and fan promotional work. She voiced Cinder Fall (RWBY, RoosterTeeth), and Super Sonico in the English adaptation of Super Sonico, the Animation. Jessica first gained notoriety in 2009 at the... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kamehameha II Dealers - Jessica Nigri Booth

2:30pm

Pungdeng-E Concert
Join K-Pop band Pungdeng-E for their final performance at Kawaii Kon 2016 and prepare for an experience of a lifetime!

Speakers
avatar for Pungdeng-E

Pungdeng-E

DO YOU KNOW PUNGDENG-E? PUNGDENG-E is a three member KPOP girl group from Korea consisting of members Heejin “Red”, Gahee “Blue” and Eunbi “Yellow”. The group made their music debut on December 2013 and live television stage debut on February 2014. They originated with... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue

5:00pm

EMKE Concert
Local band EMKE returns for a stellar concert that will rock your world!

Speakers
avatar for EMKE

EMKE

Most of us can only dream about living on an island paradise or being rock stars. For the members of EMKE, that’s just everyday life. Formed in 2005, EMKE made their debut as the youngest rock band in the Honolulu music scene. The band features sisters Kira and Ezri Santos along... Read More →


Sunday April 10, 2016 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ballroom B: Hawaii Convention Center 1801 Kalakaua Avenue