Here are new mascot for 2018! 1st Place: Rosalie Higashi 2nd Place: Vania Chong 3rd Place: Marida VoirRead More »
ANCEA/Sakura-Con Member Newsletter 2017 Pre-Convention Edition!
Presenting the ANCEA/Sakura-Con Member Newsletter 2017 Pre-Convention Edition!Read More »
Introducing The Sakura-Con Scavenger Hunt
As you explore everything the expanded Sakura-Con has to offer this year, keep an eye out for the QR codes that have been hidden throughout the con. Starting Friday morning, scan one to begin the hunt and receive clues to their locations. Follow the clues and find all of them and you’ll win an exclusive 20th anniversary mascot pin! If you need a QR code reader for your device, visit www.sakurahunt.org for links and for the official rules. If you don’t have a smartphone, stop by the Info Booth for a paper entry form.Read More »
Yasuhiro Irie is looking for volunteers to model during his Live Drawing Panel!
Yasuhiro Irie, known as the FMA Brotherhood director, is seeking 10 models for his live drawing panel on Saturday, 4/15/17 in the 6C Panels room from 11am to 1 pm. The models would be drawn and animated in a 30 second animated clip for anime production demonstration purposes only. Irie-san will animate the models with the original characters from his latest Kickstarter project “Halloween Pajama”, so don’t miss out this exclusive rare opportunity to be animated.Read More »
Blood Drive Needs Donors
Heroes come in all types! And we need yours! Be a hero and give the generous gift of health, life and hope for a better tomorrow. Our GOAL is 70 donors each day… Please donate blood!Read More »
Black Butler & Gosick Dub Premier Announcements
Sakura con is proud to announce two exclusive premiers of Black Butler Live Action & Gosick English Dub Premiers, courtesy of Funimation. Black Butler Live Action Washington State Dub Premier Location: 6C Friday 17:15 – 19:15 Gosick English Dub Premier Location: 6C Time: Saturday 21:00 – 23:00Read More »
Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga Dub Premiere
Join Aniplex of America as we bring you the dub world premiere of Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga! Make time on your schedule to attend this special cram school session as we watch a few episodes of the dub followed by a Q&A session with your special guest lecturers Johnny Yong Bosch (Yukio Okumura), Christine Marie Cabanos (Shiemi Moriyama), and Kira Buckland (Izumo Kamiki).Read More »
Guest Announcement: Christine Cabanos
Sakura-Con welcomes voice actress Christine Cabanos!Read More »
Schedule is now available!
The Sakura-Con 2017 Schedule is now available for download!Read More »
Extremely Hard Take-Home Anime Quiz Now Available
WIN A PLAYSTATION 4 AT THE EXTREMELY HARD TAKE-HOME ANIME QUIZ! This is a multiple-choice, open-book, take-home quiz that begins on the Sakura-con site three weeks before the convention. You can look up anything you want to get the answer. The questions are so hard that you probably will not know any of the answers from memory. Instead, you will need to do research into the real world of such topics as art, geography, history, literature, music and science. Hopefully, this will give you a better appreciation of what goes on in anime and some of the hidden meanings behind the material.Read More »