09-27-2012, 11:54 AM
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Re: Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012 Discussion Thread
Southbound for Anime Weekend Atlanta!
We are hitting the road yet again this weekend for Anime Weekend Atlanta at the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel and Cobb Galleria Center, September 28-30th! We've got a super rad weekend full of FUNimation awesome, so swing by the booth and check us out. We also have loads of great panels for you to enjoy as well!
Friday September 28th
8:30pm in GCG-104
FUNimation Town Hall Meeting- LOVE the Q&A portion of our panels? Well, here's an opportunity to get an even more in-depth look at what's going on with FUNimation. We will pick a couple of topics and delve deep. Audience participation is a must! Join the Anime Encyclopedia Lance Heiskell and Sully for this brand-new panel.
Saturday September 29th
1pm in Kennesaw
FUNimation Industry Panel - The who's, whats, wheres and WHOAS of what's shaking with FUNimation.
4pm in Kennesaw
Geneon Retrospective Panel - A brand new panel as well, join us for a look at Geneon Entertainment, a company that brought us some of the most provocative and ground-breaking series of the 1990's and early 2000's.
5pm in Chambers
FUNimation Sneak Peeks - All the latest and greatest in clips and extended looks at our recently released and coming soon titles!
Sunday September 30th
1:30pm in CGC-115&116
Anime Archive Project: Preserving the Good and Bad of US Anime Fandom - Join Lance Heiskell again for a journey through the rise of anime culture in America.
A Certain Magical Index, 2pm Saturday in Chambers
Level-E with guest Vic Mignogna, 3pm Saturday in Chambers
Mass Effect: Paragon Lost WORLD PREMIERE, 9pm Saturday in Chambers
Hellsing Ultimate 5 WORLD PREMIERE, 11pm Saturday in Chambers
But that's not all! We are so stoked about all the great Geneon titles we've added to our catalog of shows that we wanted to do something special for you. You can get an AWESOME Serial Experiments Lain magnet JUST FOR HANGING WITH FUNIMATION AT AWA! Come get a Geneon Card from us at the booth, get three stamps on it, and bring it back to the booth for your prize. You can earn stamps for attending our panels, screenings, or spending $100 at our booth. Find Index at the FUNimation booth for more details!
If you saw our Facebook post earlier this week, you would know that we have some very special posters at the booth this weekend. Deadman Wonderland, Hellsing Ultimate, Serial Experiments Lain, A Certain Magical Index and C-Control, just to name a few! Everything is free and get them while we got them. Quantities are limited, so catch us Friday for the best selection.
We are also stoked to have the Deadman Wonderland DVDs almost two weeks early! You can also get a spiffy new mousepad featuring Ganta and everyone's favorite psychopath, Shiro! We will also have Steins;Gate with a limited edition pin, and AWESOME Oni-G tote bags for purchases of $100 or more, and some really, really special One Piece goodies when you pick up any One Piece release. We can't wait to see you in Atlanta this weekend!
Only two weeks to New York Comic Con!