Interviews

We highlight local organization leaders, artists, and personalities within our community so you can get to know them better.

  • Onsen Master

    AnimeChicago Spotlight is an interview series highlighting  leaders and personalities from local organizations. Today we’re chatting with Derrick Fields about…

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  • Manga Spice Cafe

    AnimeChicago Spotlight is an interview series highlighting local organization leaders and personalities. Today we’re chatting with the anime-influenced artist AnimeSpice…

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  • Nakama Toys

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interviews highlight local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting Mary Warren, one-half of Nakama Toys, Chicago’s newest toy…

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  • Origoh

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. For Black Friday, we’re chatting Hiro Morita, CEO of Chicago-based…

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  • Justin Yeh

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting with Justin Yeh, president of the Northwestern…

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  • Japanese Anime People of Chicago

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting with Jenn Gedonius, founder of Japanese Anime…

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  • Games. Anime. Stuff.

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting with Carl Dayagdag of Games. Anime. Stuff.,…

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  • Anime Trivia Trap

    AnimeChicago Spotlight is a bi-weekly interview series highlighting local organization leaders and personalities. For our fourth edition, we’re highlighting Chicagoan…

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  • The Con Artists of Anime Central

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting with Ryan Weimeyer of The Con Artists,…

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  • Anime Gamers Station

    AnimeChicago’s Spotlight interview series highlights local organization leaders, artists and personalities. We’re chatting with Miguel Zambrano, president of Anime Gamer…

    Jamie S ·