Category: guests

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Video Game Tournament Host: Gaijin Goombah!

After gaining a degree in International Relations, living abroad, and spending two years in the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program, Gaijin Goombah decided to devote his YouTube career to teaching multiculturalism around the world through the medium of video games. From recent to retro, he explains a multitude of cultural […]

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Spring 2016 Guest: Samantha Cartwright of 5amSam Cosplay

Samantha Cartwright has been actively involved in anime, cosplay, and conventions for twelve years. With a working knowledge of about 200 hundred animes, she has created convention panels, games and participated in many fan-based discussions. She has created cosplay outfits for herself and others. Her latest creation was a commissioned […]

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Welcome Voice Actress Rachael Messer for A2F Spring 2016!

Rachael Messer is a professional and full time voice actress. She has voice acted in numerous animes, cartoons, video games, radio plays, and commercials. She has worked with FUNimation in animes. She is currently the voice of Shiara in the new animated tv series “Prince Adventure” along with Christopher Sabat, […]

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Dripping With Good Looks Cosplay Dreams of Family Kotatsu

Welcome Dripping With Good Looks Cosplay this May! They are a cosplay group based in Arkansas, a group of friends with a passion for cosplay, making people smile, and for each other. The group has been together since 2012 with the newest member joining in late 2014. The name Dripping […]

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Announcing Author and All-Around Geek-Girl: E.M. Ervin

E M Ervin is a voracious consumer of fantasy and science-fiction literature, gamer, prankster, and all-around geek-girl. When not writing, she enjoys time-travelling through Victorian-era steampunk London and thumbwrestling supervillains. She currently resides in Missouri with her 3 children: one son, one dog, and the feline who rules them all. […]

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A2F Welcomes Steve Staley This November!

Steve Staley is known known for voicing Kamui Shirō in X, Neji Hyūga in Naruto, Soushi Minashiro in Fafner, and Tōshirō Hitsugaya in Bleach. While he’s been in the industry for more than 10 years, Staley is brand new to the convention scene. A2F is excited to be the first […]

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Announcing Our First Fall Guest: Voice Actress Michele Knotz!

It is said that Michele Knotz hails from a distant faraway planetoid called New Jersey. She commutes to New York to work on this anime series you may have heard of called Pokémon. Now in their 18th season, Michele returned as the voice of Team Rocket’s Jessie. Before season 14, […]

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Amtgard and Peculiar Cosplayers returning to A2F December 2014

is a world-wide organization dedicated to medieval and fantasy combat sports and recreation. We use padded weapons, fantasy and authentic clothing, and imagination to immerse players in a world of heroic combat, quests, crafts, and more. Peculiar Cosplayers is a small town cosplay group out of Peculiar, Missouri. They started […]

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A2F Fall 2014 Guest Jessica CALVELLO from Attack on Titan!

!!Please note! Jessica will be with us Saturday and Sunday only!!! Jessica started dubbing in 1995 with ADVfilms, with her first project being   3 HUGE LINES in Evangelion.   Some more of her earlier work includes Excel Excel (Excel Saga, V1-3),Fam (Ruin Explorers, Mink (Dragonhalf), Celcia (Those Who Hunt […]

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Leah Clark Coming to A2F December 2014

Leah Clark is a Random Force Of Nature working as a voice actress and script adapter forFUNimation Entertainment negimand voice artist for DuArt Films. Unfortunately due to a recent work conflict Leah Clark will not be at the December 2014 Arkansas Anime Festival. We hope we will be able to […]

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