Michelle Ruff & Johnny Yong Bosch Added to Anime Boston 2017

Press Release:

Anime Boston, the largest anime convention in New England, announced its second North American guests of honor today.  Voice actors Michelle Ruff and Johnny Yong Bosch will appear at Anime Boston at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Mass, on March 31 through April 2, 2017.

Michelle Ruff, originally a midwestern girl from The Motor City Madhouse, now hails from Sunny Los Angeles.  She’s a fan fave for numerous video games and anime titles. Michelle’s an MSU Grad with her Improv and Acting training from Chicago’s Second City Theatre, Player’s Workshop and Improv Olympic.

“Michelle makes her Anime Boston debut in March. Michelle has voiced characters ranging from Rukia from Bleach to Luna from Sailor Moon. Finally, her fans in Boston will get a chance to meet her!” exclaimed Victor Lee, Convention Chairman.

You can hear Michelle as some of your favorite anime characters including Sinon from Sword Art Online 2, Young Satoru from Erased, Sakuya Tachibana from God Eater, Rukia Kuchiki from Bleach, Yoko Littner from Gurren Lagann, Fujiko Mine from Lupin the Third, Yuki Nagato from The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, Anri Sonohara from Durarara, Luna from Sailor Moon Classic and Sailor Moon Crystal, Yukari from the Persona 3 & 4 Series, Jill Valentine from Resident Evil Revelations, C-Viper from Street Fighter, Robin from Fire Emblem, Cream the Rabbit From Sonic the Hedgehog and many others.

Johnny Yong Bosch got his start fighting giant bugs as Adam Park, the Black Ranger, Green Zeo and Green Turbo Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. It is a role that he would play for three and a half seasons on television, two motion pictures and two special guest appearances in future Power Rangers seasons.

“We are so pleased to welcome Johnny back to Anime Boston. He’s portrayed some of the most iconic characters in anime and super sentai history, from the Black Power Ranger to Vash, Ichigo, Artemis and Jonathan Joestar. I’m sure his fans in Boston, both old and new, are excited to see him!” Victor Lee added.

After Power Rangers, Johnny became very involved in the world of voice over. His first major voice acting role was Vash the Stampede in Trigun. He later went on to voice Kaneda in Akira, Renton in Eureka Seven, Albert in The Count of Monte Cristo, Kiba in Wolf’s Rain, Itsuki in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Ichigo Kurosaki in Bleach, Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass, Izaya in Durarara, Yukio in Blue Exorcist, Sasori in Naruto, Guren in Tenkai Knights, Nobita in Doraemon, Artemis in Sailor Moon, Nagate in the Netflix Original “Knights of Sidonia” and many more.

Previously announced guests include Puffy AmiYumi, Lex Lang, and Sandy Fox, and OKAMOTO’S.

About Anime Boston: With nearly 27,000 attendees in 2016, Anime Boston is an annual three-day Japanese animation convention held in Boston, Mass. Anime Boston 2017 is scheduled for Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2 at the Hynes Convention Center and Sheraton Boston Hotel. More information about Anime Boston can be found at www.animeboston.com.

About New England Anime Society, Inc.: The New England Anime Society was founded in 2001. Based in Massachusetts, The New England Anime Society, Inc. is parent organization of Anime Boston and is dedicated to furthering public education and understanding of the Japanese language and culture through visual and written media. More information about The New England Anime Society is available at www.neanime.org.

Space Coast Comic Con (September 2015)

Space Coast

Convention Name
Space Coast Comic Con
Convention Website Address
http://www.spacecoastcomiccon.com/
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/12/2015
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/13/2015
About This Convention
Space Coast Comic Con!

Radisson Convention Center at the Port
8701 Astronaut Blvd
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

Comic Artists – Anime Voice Actors – Indie Film Studios

Cosplay Contest over $500 in cash prizes

Panels, Q&A with Guests, Demonstrations and Workshops

Magic Gathering Tournament – Great Prizes

Gaming Tournament for Mortal Kombat & Call of duty

Comic Books, Collectible Toys, T-shirts, Anime, Apparel, Many great Vendors!

After Party on Saturday Night, FREE with a Con Ticket

For more information see our Website:

www.spacecoastcomiccon.com

Join us on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/spacecoastcomiccon?ref=hl

Don’t forget Twitter: @spacecoastcon

https://twitter.com/spacecoastcon

Instagram:

https://instagram.com/spacecoastcomiccon/

Come out and Join us for 2015 Fun!

Venue Name and Address
Convention Center at the Port, Radisson
8701 Astronaut Blvd
Cape Canaveral, Florida 32920
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
80
Projected Attendance
5,000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Additional Categories
  • Book Festival
  • Comic Books
  • Gaming
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy
  • Collectibles
Guests
Brina Palencia, Chuck Huber, Michelle Ruff, Cristina Vee, Amanda Miller, Martin Dunn, KoolasHeck, Chris Harrelson, Jack Estrada, Keith Rommel, Joey Logan, Leaping Lizard, Christopher Burdett, Cecil Grimes, Mark WHO 42, Riley&Kimmy Show, Nerd Bunny, Danica Rockwood, Leanna Renee Hieber, Angel Crush, Ellei Marie, Alethea Kontis, TUGG, Blake Ovard, Rick Strafford, Iismoogle, and many more!

Space Coast

SacAnime (August 2012)

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Convention Name
SacAnime
Convention Website Address
http://www.sacanime.com
This convention will take place:
  • over multiple days.
Start Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
08/31/2012
End Date (Format mm/dd/yyyy)
09/02/2012
About This Convention
SacAnime is the anime convention “Where Fans Come to Play”, providing Japanese influenced pop culture fun for the entire family. Events include live outdoor concerts with Eyeshine and akaiSky, a huge vendors room, cosplay masquerade, lolita tea party, maid cafe, video game tournaments, artists alley, panels and workshops and much more. Special Guests include voice actors Jennifer Hale (Mass Effect, Metroid, Star Wars), Johnny Yong Bosch (Power Rangers, Bleach, Akira), Roger Craig Smith (Sonic the Hedgehog, Assassin’s Creed, Resident Evil), Michelle Ruff (Bleach), Travis Willingham (Full Metal Alchemist, Streetfighter IV, Super Hero Squad) and Laura Bailey (Full Metal Alchemist, Streetfighter IV, Fruits Basket, Blood Rayne).
Venue Name and Address
Woodlake Hotel
500 Leisure Lane
Sacramento, CA 95815
United States
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Number of Dealer/Exhibitor Tables
75
Projected Attendance
5000
Please select the Category that best describes the convention
Anime
Guests
Jennifer Hale, Roger Craig Smith, Michelle Ruff, Johnny Yong Bosch, Travis Willingham, Laura Bailey

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