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AM2 CON | INFLUENZA OC
July 1-3, 2011 at the Anaheim Convention Center
The very first Anime, Manga, and Music Conference held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Orange County over the holiday weekend kicked off with record attendance while truly catering to its fans. AM2 activities included Exhibit Hall, AMV’s, Arcade, Summer Festival, World Cosplay Summit, Behind the Voice Actors Studio, Rum Party Pirates, Masquerade, Cosplay Chess, Dances, Fashion Shows, Table Top, Console Gaming, AniMaid Café, AniMaid Café Host Club, Workshops, Panels, Concerts and more!
Thanks to Chase at AM2 Con.

AM2 CON | INFLUENZA OC

July 1-3, 2011 at the Anaheim Convention Center

The very first Anime, Manga, and Music Conference held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Orange County over the holiday weekend kicked off with record attendance while truly catering to its fans. AM2 activities included Exhibit Hall, AMV’s, Arcade, Summer Festival, World Cosplay Summit, Behind the Voice Actors Studio, Rum Party Pirates, Masquerade, Cosplay Chess, Dances, Fashion Shows, Table Top, Console Gaming, AniMaid Café, AniMaid Café Host Club, Workshops, Panels, Concerts and more!

Thanks to Chase at AM2 Con.


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Stan Lee’s COMIKAZE Expo | Influenza LA
LA’s Largest Pop Culture Convention
September 15-16, 2012 
Los Angeles Convention Center, CA

Tens of thousands of comic, horror, gaming, sci-fi and pop-culture enthusiasts from all over Southern California filled up the Los Angeles Convention Center for an up-close look at Los Angeles’ largest pop culture convention owned by comic legend Stan Lee and horror icon Elvira. Fans enjoyed panel discussions, hundreds of vendors, celebrity appearances, interactive zombie obstacle course, Harry Potter-style Quidditch Tournament, movie screenings and more.

HIGHLIGHTS:

The Comikaze Zombie Apocalypse - 75,000-sqft survival course infested with zombies!

Sushi Girl Panel - Genre-bending action thriller film with a fanboy’s dream cast featuring Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker from Star Wars) and James Duval (Donnie Darko). Basically about five friends coming together after a long time to eat sushi off of a naked girl!

Batman: The Classic TV Series - Adam West and director Kevin Smith talked it up at this once-in-a-lifetime event.

Batgirl: Spoiled Stunt Show - “Alien Fight Club” stunt team performed a live demo of the stage fights for fan-made webseries “Batgirl: Spoiled” and Batgirl herself (Marisha Ray) fought for her life against a group of Gohtam’s infamous thugs and super villains.    

New Comedy Central Cartoon Brickleberry Screening (extremely cute and vulgar)


Stan Lee’s Comikaze Cosplay Contest - Awesome judges joined veteran cosplayers for group cosplay and single entries. With sexy presenters like Wonder Woman and guest presenter Hannah Minx, Internet extraordinaire.

Jurrasic Con - Characters from Jurrasic Park with Dinosaur chasing Jeep around the convention center.

Thanks to Jade Cresko, Kathleen Flaherty and Cthulhu for COMIKAZE Expo.

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Anime Expo AX 2013 | Influenza LA
July 4-7, 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center

Photos
Anime Expo AX 2013 Photo Coverage on Facebook

Photo Credits
Dewan P./ Dharmesh Pardiwala
Media Coverage: Influenza Online Magazine
Editorial: Dewan P.
www.influenzaonline.net

Credentials/ Thank you’s
Meg Amo/ SPJA/ Anime Expo

Website

www.anime-expo.org

Basics
The largest anime, manga and Japanese culture convention in North America. Currently the largest project managed by the SPJA, Anime Expo is an annual convention currently held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Influential People
Alodia Gosiengfiao - Renowned cosplay artist, model and actress as a Guest of Honor for AX2013!

Influential Things
Fan favorites such as Masquerade, AX Dance, Karaoke, Table Top and eGaming, and Battle of the Bands will be coming back this year. The Fashion Show also returns for its second year, featuring “Gal” fashion straight from Shibuya.

Shibuya Rocks Fashion Show

This year, presenting the best of the “Gal” look as SHIBUYA ROCKS! Six fantastic brands grace the stage at the global fashion event for 2013: “cool and casual” tomboy outfits from LIZ LISA doll, “dolly and sweet” designs from TRALALA, a trendy fusion of “retro and girlish” from LIZ LISA, “elegant casual and trend mix” from GOLDS infinity, “casual, romantic, and sexy” ensembles from GLAVIL by tutuHA, and “sexy and shiny” looks from MA*RS.

Myth: Legends of Burlesque and Magic
internationally known Illusionist William Draven and Miss Universe (England) pageant contestant Vixen DeVille host simply one of the most impressive nights of burlesque and magic you have ever seen. 

J-Pop group CARAT - A five-member DJ, dance and vocal unit, will also be appearing live! Their tracks are club style, with a pop melody and electronic vibe, and “cute” lyrics that express their generation’s feelings of love realistically. They perform a special free concert.

Potential to go Viral
Lauren & Her Cosplay Group

Website: http://cattasticks.blogspot.com

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