Anime Weekend Atlanta®
September 26th-28th, 2014 | Atlanta, Georgia
Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel + Cobb Galleria Centre
+ Sheraton Suites Galleria

For Beautiful Convention Life

Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) is a four-day Japanese Animation
and comics convention held annually in Atlanta, Georgia.
Video Rooms



Greetings. Welcome to the video rooms of Anime Weekend Atlanta. We’ve worked very hard to bring you every genre of anime, classic and new for every fan to have a chance to enjoy. You will find schedules on the awa website, as well as at the front of every video room hosted in the Renaissance Waverly. They are denoted as follows:


 Video Room 1: Grand Ballroom - Main Video

 Video Room 2: Stanhope - General Anime  

 Video Room 3: Wilton – General Anime

 Video Room 4: Tyndall – Classic Anime

 Video Room 5: Ascot – Live Action / HK films

 Grand Panel / Grand Ballroom II – Large panels & screenings


  Check out some of what we are screening for you this year!


A Certain Magical Index The Movie


A Certain Magical Index


Three super-powered people must work together after school to prevent a war of science and magic in the newest comedy drama from the Certain Magical Index TV series. Brought to you by Funimation. Genres: action, comedy, drama, magic, science fiction, espers, superpowers.


Bayonetta: Bloody Fate


Bayonetta A Bloody Fate


The award-winning creators of Afro Samurai bring you this new action filled adaptation of the Bayonetta video games. This movie has her fighting blood-thirsty Angels while trying to remember her past from before the time she awoke, 20 years ago. Brought to you by Funimation. Genres: action, mystery, supernatural, violence


Blue Exorcist: The Movie


Blue Exorcist The Movie


Rin, the son of The Devil, continues training to become an exorcist alongside his adopted human brother Toshio. In this film though Rin finds himself looking after a demon with the body of a small child, who may have an odd connection to the grand festival True Cross Academy is preparing for. Like the TV series it’s based on, AWA guest Bryce Papenbrook returns to voice the lead character. Brought to you by Aniplex of America. Genres: Comedy, action, horror, religion


Devilman TV series




Devilman, one of the soldiers in the Demon clan, is ordered by the greatest demon to spread chaos in the earth. He successfully haunts the body of Akira, an orphan, and goes in his way to attend to his duties. However, he betrays them and various demons come after him in this rather goofy depiction of the character who’s much more in tune with 70s superheroes than anything horror-minded. This will be a premiere screening of Discotek Media’s TV box set.


Ghost In The Shell: Arise


Ghost In The Shell Arise


This OAV based on the popular cyberpunk series shows how a young soldier and hacker named Motoko Kusinagi came to be a leading member of the elite cybercrimes unit Section 9. Brought to you by Funimation. Genres: action, cyberpunk, mecha, police


Hellsing Ultimate Volumes 9-10


Hellsing Ultimate


At last, we have the concluding chapters of Alucard’s crusade against the vampire army while fighting for the daughter of his greatest enemy in the name of the Protestant Church. This Funimation presentation will be in English, voiced by the original cast. Genres: action, drama, horror, supernatural, gore, religion, shapeshifting, vampires. Objectionable content: Intense


High School DxD


High School DxD


Dim-witted, lecherous Issei is killed by a girl on his first date ever. He is reincarnated as a devil, and serves as an underling of Riasu, a high-level devil who is also the prettiest girl in high school. Funimation will be premiering the English dub here for the first time anywhere. Genres: action, comedy, romance, demons, developing powers, Ecchi, harem Objectionable content: Intense


Kill La Kill


Kill la Kill


The crazy action series with controversial cosplay potential will be presented in English by Aniplex of America in a special screening. Ryuuko Matoi carries a large weapon shaped like half of a pair of scissors. She's looking for the woman with the other half, who killed her father. Genres: action, comedy, drama, fantasy, science fiction, absurdity, assassins, conspiracy, developing powers, ecchi, fanservice, fighting, school war. Objectionable content: Intense


One Piece Film Z


One Piece Film Z


Long-armed Monkey D. Luffy is desperate to stop Zephyr, now known as Z, who is so determined to destroy all the pirates, he makes some of them 10 years younger while looking to wipe out thousands. Can Luffy save the day or will his hubris get the best of him?? See it before you can BUY it!! This film will be available from Funimation in the week following AWA but you can see it with many fellow fans in the big screening rooms. Genres: Adventure, comedy, fantasy


Sailor Moon


Sailor  Moon


The iconic magical girl series which got so many women into anime 20 years ago is being remastered with high-quality video and a brand-new English dub to present all characters as they were originally meant to be depicted. It will be released in November but you can get a peek at some of the adventures of clumsy Usagi as she and her all-female crew fight to save to world from certain doom brought on by Queen Beryl. Presented by Viz Media. Genres: action, comedy, drama, magic, romance, bishoujo, magical girl, secret identity, sentai


Schoolgirls Vs. Butlers


School Girls v Butlers


This ecchi-filled comedy focuses on Hino , a young man who lost his parents at an early age and chooses to hide from his inheritance-seeking uncle by attending a majority-female boarding high school which trains students to become servants some day. The first episode will be screened by Media Blasters, who’ll be releasing this series in the coming months. Genres: comedy, romance, butlers, ecchi, fan-service, harem, maids, school life. Objectionable content: Intense


Tiger and Bunny Movie 2: The Rising


Tiger and Bunny


In the wake of the TV series, one hero is fired from his company and the rest must train new ones to help deal with a series of super powered events which may tie to the city’s most important day. Will Tiger and Bunny patch it up in time to save everyone? Brought to us by Viz Media. Genres: science fiction Themes: superheroes, superpowers