Posts Tagged ‘Chicago Local’

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    AnimeChicago at C2E2 2020!

    Hey C2E2 attendees – We’re stoked to present quality anime content at the convention all weekend. It’s quadruple the programming we brought last year! Many thanks to C2E2 for extending the invitation.…

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    What to do at ACen? AnimeChicago Members Pick Their Favorites

    Anime Central (better known as ACen) is little over a week away, so I decided to gauge people’s excitement. I talked with some AnimeChicago members at a recent mixer about their favorite…

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    Alleged pickpocket targets Chicago cosplay community

    Word is some attendees at cosplay gatherings had some cash disappear on them recently. Local cosplay artist and photographer RamenCartel posted a notice about a potential pickpocket attending these events, using glomping…

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    Update – Convention Organizers in Hot Water for Unauthorized Use of Domo-Kun Brand

    Update at 8:40pm on July 27: The folks at AnimeCon.org (including Kopf) sent a notice to their email subscribers on the newly renamed convention, Con Alt Delete. No other changes to the…

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    Kollision Con 2012: Recap

    Bal here, and here’s my recap from Saturday at Kollision Con 2012! Generally speaking, it was way smaller than Anime Central (not unexpected) but it was really nice that way! Brent knows what I…

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    Uniqlo in Chicago?

    Anime and fashion aficionados are buzzing about Uniqlo’s expansion in the United States. This chain is known for affordable, high-tech clothing that withstands inclement weather and fickle fashion trends, sold in nearly…

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    AnimeWorld Chicago 2012: Recap

    Going on the basis of one that loves anime, it was refreshing to be in the same hotel with other like-minded people. AnimeWorld Chicago took place at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare (Rosemont) on…

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    Good Anime Stores in Chicago?

    The short answer is “no.” You can view our list of local retailers which may appeal to anime fans, but they do not meet our criteria for an all-encompassing anime store. The…

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    Chicago Haunts

    Not many understand the skill and passion that goes into making a truly fantastic cosplay. Anime fans often pour their hearts into a costume only seen for a three-day convention, leaving some…

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    Dance Machines

    Whether you’ve played a few rounds at a friends house or play regularly at an arcade, there’s nothing worse than dance game pads you can’t trust. Most experienced players devote hours on…