Anime Midwest adds two guests.
Rosemont, Illinois – October 30, 2014 – Anime Midwest 2014 is excited to announce that voice actors Laura Post and Michelle Ann Dunphy will be attending the fourth annual Chicago anime convention. Anime Midwest will be held July 4-6, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. Over 8,000 cosplayers and anime fans are expected to attend.
About Laura Post
Originally from the Chicagoland area, Laura Post now lives in Los Angeles and spends her time voice acting (of course!), playing RPGs (both video game and table top variety), and trolling karaoke bars. Laura’s best known voice credits include Ahri in League of Legends, Valentine in Skullgirls, and Rosalia in Sword Art Online. Other roles include Queen Azshara and Shademaster Kiryn in World of Warcraft, Aero in Firefall, Bosbos in Redline, Cindy Campbell in Squid Girl, and Arfoire & CFW Magic in the Hyperdimension Neptunia franchise. Laura has also provided voices for characters in Guild Wars 2, Planetside 2, Heroes of Newert, Ragnarok Online 2, and Lord of the Rings Online.
About Michelle Ann Dunphy
Like many young girls, Michelle decided at a very young age that she wanted to become a Disney princess. After watching a documentary about voice work in animation, she decided that a career in voiceover would be the ideal way to achieve her royal goal. Michelle is best known for her roles as Velvet Room enigma Margaret and the apple cheeked Ayane in the Persona 4 games & anime and as Jun Suzuki in K-ON! You can also hear her in many other video games and anime including Cross Edge, Mana Khemia 2, Ar Tonelico 2, Heroes of Newerth, Atelier Ayesha, Bratz Fashion Boutique, Mugen Souls, Rune Factory: Tides of Destiny, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles, Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk-2, and more. You can find Michelle at http://www.facebook.com/michelleanndunphyvo
Michelle and Laura will be joining numerous other guests listed at http://animemidwest.com/guests including voice actors Chris Patton and Sonny Strait. The convention will also feature two major concerts headlined by Steam Powered Giraffe. Information on those concerts can be found at http://animemidwest.com/steam-powered-giraffe
Attendees can book a hotel room for only $104 per night at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Registration is also only $40 online until November 20th. More details about Anime Midwest can be found at http://animemidwest.com/