Free AWX weekend badges with hotel room reservations.

    Anime World Expos, located in Lombard, IL, August 28 – 30, is holding a limited time offer for future attendees. In order to encourage out-of-state attendance, 1 weekend badge will be given for each night booked at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center.   Hotel reservations must be made during the AWX convention period […]

Con Preview: Youmacon 2014

For Midwestern con goers, Halloween doesn’t just mean trick-or-treating, but the opportunity to attend one of the largest cons in the Midwest. Yes readers, Youmacon one again will be held this weekend. This year’s Youmacon has plenty of things to do from the ever popular masquerade to a dance on Saturday night. There is also […]

Anime World Chicago reemerges as Anime World Expos

After a two year absence from the con circuit Anime World Expos will be returning to Chicagoland on August 15th – August 17th 2015 in Lombard IL. Formerly known as Anime World Chicago, Anime World Expos was a convention run in Rosemont in August of 2011 and 2012. Unfortunately, the convention was unable to find […]

Anime X Factor Summer Dance Party 8/16

Ready up your dancing shoes as Anime power level and Stars District host our very first event of the year.  Anime X Factor will be pop culture gathering held this Saturday August 16th 2014. The party will feature Kpop Dance Battles, Summer Dance Party, and a Cosplay Contest with a chance to win many prizes. Don’t […]

Cosplay Tips with Knives

    Ready for some cosplaying tips? Join our friend Knives as he gives us an informative video about the early stages of making your own cosplay and who knows maybe you’ll pick a thing or too that you didn’t know about. Enjoy! Hello Cosplayers  I spend way more time planing and drafting my costume than […]

Ramencon’s precon event: Zig E’s Funland with Knives

      Check out another installment of Knive’s video tour this time he takes us to Ramencon’s precon event at Zig E’s Funland. Hello Cosplay world! This is Knives and this time I went to a small event during the weekend. Ramencon hosted this event at a local arcade and we got to have some […]

Bristol Renaissance Faire 2014 with Knives

  Enjoy our new partner Knives’  video tours of conventions  from all around the country as well as his awesome cosplay tutorials for everyone to enjoy. Hello cosplay world This is Knives once again with anime news  on events around the country! This time we visit the Bristol Renaissance Faire and entice you with all it […]

Convention Preview: Anime Midwest

Happy Independence Day everybody weekend everybody. While many people will be enjoying the normalcy of July 4th (BBQs, fireworks, parades, etc), Rosemont will be hosting Anime Midwest. Im sure it’ll be easy to skip this convention due to 4th of July festivities, but honestly, it has a lot of things to look forward to…including a […]

Event Preview: SoyCon 7

Summer is in full swing…which we can tell with all of the heat going on (and thunderstorms). Hopefully the weather will be nice this weekend though because the largest meetup in the midwest will be taking place. Of course I am talking about SoyCon. In its 7th year, SoyCon is a free meetup that occurs […]

AMKE 2015 Cosplay DocuProject

  Attention All Cosplayers!!!!!!!  Anime Milwaukee is looking for a few people who are very passionate about their cosplay.  Only a few of will be giving a chance to show off how they made their amazing cosplay for a documentary series Anime Milwaukee is doing.  Those who are interested or have any questions just go to […]