The program is as big as two GameInformers and, since it has more words than pictures, many of you won’t bother reading it.
SO! Presenting! The tl;dr NYAF/ComicCon program guide!
11am- Anime Stage- Unusual Manga Genres
Run by someone who is into manga and not superheroes, expect a nice break from the capes&tights discussing manga ranging from shojo/shonen to ones about Jesus and Buddha living as roommates.
12:30- Rm 1A18- Voices of a Distant Star
A special screening of a Makoto Shinkai film about a female pilot who keeps in touch with her Earthling boyfriend via txt while flying thru space. (30 min)
12:45- Hasbro Stage- Wand Dueling
Exactly what you think. Rejoice Potterheads!
1:15- Rm 1A22- Naruto Shippuden Panel
Junko Takuechi, voice of Naruto, takes questions. Cosplay from Naruto and get entered in a drawing to win a prize. ((Note it’s a room, not a stage. Yup, ComicCon and AnimeFest are 50/50, whatever helps you sleep…))
2pm- Anime Stage- Mythbusters: Anime Edition
Check it out- sounds awesome to us ^.^
2:45- Rm 1A24- Funimation Industry Panel
Find out what’s in store and what ‘You should be watching.’
3:30- Anime Stage- The State of Mecha
Like robots, tokusatsu, etc? Great, go!
4:30- Hasbro Stage- Star Wars Trivia!
Cause Himechan loves Star Wars! Hosted by Kevin Liell (Star Wars artist)
5- Anime Stage- Evangelion Deconstructed
Discuss and analyze the series. The panel will present a broad survey of what went into creating the series.
5:15- Rm 1A02- Anime Network Industry Panel
Latest news and things to expect from Anime Network and AnimeOnDemand.
6:30- Anime Stage- Lolita Fashion Panel
Goes into history and different styles of Lolita.
7:45- Rm 1A02- Steampunk 101
Learn more about Steampunk, hosted by G.D. Falksen. Giveaways!!
8- Rm 1A18- Naruto!
More Naruto Shippuden. Looks like a showing of sorts? If you’re a Narutard, check it out. If not, go get dinner. ((Pocky and ramune is not dinner…))
9- Rm 1A02- Steampunk in Comics and Lit
Learn about Steampunk in media.
9:30- American Airlines Theater 1A06- AMV Contest
Should be epic. Don’t forget to vote!
And that’s our Friday edition of TL;DR NYAF/ComicCon program!