Expo 2008 settled in its new home in downtown Los Angeles on the Fourth
of July holiday weekend (July 3 - July 6, 2008) at the Los Angeles Convention
Center. There were many complaints and boycotting because of the new
location. Anaheim was great, but all good things must come to an end.
Anime Expo 2008 had a niche guest list - if you were into Metal
Gear Solid, you had David Hayter. Ouran High School Host Club
fans had a treat awaiting them as they found out who was cast in
the Funimation production.
the cries of boycotting and perceptions of gang violence waiting to
happen, Traveling Valentine and Traveling Valentine: SVU survived Anime
Expo 2008. Suffice to say, it was a satisfying event. However, Anime
Expo 2008 did not feel the same as the early days. The convention had
many highlights and lowlights. Have I said too much? There's nothing
more I can think of say to you. But all you to know is that every word
Lady's Got Potential
words "relaxing" and "AX" don't usually come
hand in hand. Thursday's slow, yet peaceful as zen start.
new, Los Angeles? Anime Expo is new! You know whatcha gonna get
in me! And the rest of Thursday evening!
you wanted to know about the English voice cast for Ouran High School
Host Club. Even the Funimation booth had their own hosts!
Video Unit (SVU)'s Stan and Deb cover the David Hayter panel and
all things Metal Gear Solid.
Dance and the Friday night life.
What a Circus
and their trainers duke it out in downtown Los Angeles. The only
people shooting are the press.
of a Thousand Stars
from Anime Expo's most popular event, The Masquerade.
the Money Kept Rolling In
is shopping day. Find out what we scored in the Exhibit Hall as
well as other crazy happenings on the last day of Anime Expo.
Night and Thank You
Infamous one liners. Anime Expo say what?
of the City
attendee has to eat during a convention. Read about Traveling
Valentine's favorite eating spots.
Must Love Me
thoughts on Anime Expo from Tom and Victoria. Happy five year anniversary
to us, here's to our sixth year!
Art of the Possible
Valentine: SVU's final review of Anime Expo, in case if you needed
a second opinion.
more crazy convention adventures. We've been doing Anime Expo
since way back when! Remember the disaster at Disneyland?
the many crazy happenings at Anime Expo. Remember the "Secret
Tunnel" minstrels? They're all here.
Valentine will return in 2009.
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