Naka-Kon 2011 Announces Final Guests
Naka-Kon, a Kansas City anime convention, has just announced the last group of guests for their 2011 convention. Naka-Kon 2011 will be held at the Hyatt Regency Crown Center in Kansas City on February 18th to 20th.
The latest guests to be announced are Charlene Ingram, DJ Sephiroth, Dustin Reudelhuber, Angela Von Huber, Amelie Belcher, Eric Wile and the Kojokan Shinbutai samurai group.
Charlene Ingram, also known as cosplayer Tristen Citrine, won “Best in Show” awards at ComiCon International and World-Con, and is the founder of the cosplay wig store Cosworx. She also works as a Brand Manager at FUNimation Entertainment.
DJ Sephiroth will spin “genre-blending” tunes at Naka-Kon’s nightly dance parties.
Balloon artist Dustin Reudelhuber, who is apparently well-known by Naka-Kon attendees for his “gargantuan balloon creations”, will return in 2011 to decorate the halls of the hotel. Face and body painter Angela Von Huber will assist Dustin with his balloon creations and demonstrate her painting for attendees.
Game industry specialist Eric Wile, who has had experience with Verant Interactive and Sony Online Entertainment, will also be attending.
Amelie Belcher, artist for the manga Loud Snow and creator of webcomics The Real Life Adventures of Amelie and Bounty Haunters at amyarmy.com, will return for her third consecutive year as a guest.
Dan and Jillian Colgan, owners of and teachers at the Kojokan dojo, will teach attendees about 16th century Samurai arts.
For more information about these and other guests, please visit http://naka-kon.com/guests.