Scott McNeil - A cool Canadian who's voiced Duo Maxwell in Gundam Wing, Koga in Inuyasha, Piccolo in DBZ, Wolverine in X-men: Evolution and many, many more since beginning his career in 1988.
J Michael Tatum - That Anime Show host, and swoon-worthy voice of Kyoya Otori in Host Club, Sebastian Michaelis in Black Butler, Doumeki in xxxHolic, and Okarin Tintarou from Stein's Gate, just to name a few. You can also catch him in Attack on Titan as Erwin Smith.
Bryce Papenbrook - The voice actor that's taking the world by storm. He's recently voiced Kirito in Sword Art Online, and Eren in Attack on Titan. In addition, he's given voice to dozens of cool characters like Masaomi Kida in Durarara!! and Rin Okumura in Blue Exorcist.
Cherami Leigh - The strong female voice behind such iconic characters as Lucy in Fairy Tail, Patty in Soul Eater, Kneesocks in Panty and Stocking with Garterbelt, Shana in Shakugan no Shana, and Asuna in Sword Art Online.
Shonen Knife - The band that turned Kurt Cobain into a screaming fan-girl, Shonen knife has been credited with making the international pop underground more international by opening it up to bands of Japan.
MIQ - The dynamic performer famed worldwide for her theme songs for anime classics such as "Gundam 0083," "Aura Battler Dunbine," "Heavy Metal L-Gaim," "Area 88," "Bismark," "Xabungle Graffiti" and more.
Loverin Tamburin - Debuting in 2006 with “Aishitageru,” the opening to “Makaisenki-Disgea.”, they followed up In August 2007 with “Mo?o!,” the ending music of “Nanatsuiro Drops."
HOME MADE KAZOKU - This band made up of 2 rappers and 1 dj created a buzz with their tracks featured as theme songs on many hit anime series, such as Eureka Seven (“Shonen Heart”), Naruto (“Shooting Star”), and NO RAIN NO RAINBOW” (the theme song of Naruto Shippuden: The Movie, "Kizuna").
Junichi Suwabe - The seiyuu behind Grimmjow from Bleach, Takashi Komuro from Highschool of the Dead, Keigo Atobe from The Prince of Tennis, Daiki Aomine from Kuroko's Basketball, Toji Kanzaki from Yowamushi Pedal, and Ren Jinguji from Uta no Prince-sama. He is currently playing Dandy from Space Dandy.
Baby, the Stars Shine Bright - A Japanese clothing boutique that specializes in Lolita fashion with their main focus on Sweet Lolita Fashion.
Who's autograph are you going to get first?
We at AWA Thank You for a wonderful and exciting 2014. A full range of surprise, friendship, and excitement was experienced by all this September weekend.
As for next year, mark your calendars for September 24-27, 2015, same locations as this year.
We welcome your feedback on us to make AWA a better experience for all. There are many ways you can contact us to send, your comments, concerns, suggestions and compliments:
* AWA 2014 Survey: An online survey where you will be asked a series of questions about what you experienced at AWA. You can also leave comments and suggestions in some of of the questions. The AWA Survey is located here.
* The AWA Facebook page
* email@example.com: General questions about the convention.