|Anime Central 2004
had something for everyone and this year was no exception with more style and panache than
ever before. Opening Ceremonies and Guest Reception Night gathered attention around the
packed Guests of Honor list. The AMV Iron Chef Music Video Contest continued to gather
more and more entries as this field grows with more capable technologies for fans to take
advantage of digital media. Masquerade is always the most popular weekend highlight of
the year. And for those with wandering eyes, SWEK and SID held big concerts, Iron Guest
Competitions dominated the weekend entertainment, and who could miss all those crazy Game
Shows like Anime Press Your Luck, Anime Price is Right, The GRIDD, and much more!
| Game Shows: Anime Press Your Luck, Anime Price is Right, The
GRIDD, and much more were available to attend and possibly join and test your ultimate anime
trivia skills! Oh, we know you want to impress all your buds!
|| SID the indie J-Rock band held 2 exclusive concerts
for their fans. New band guests for Anime Central, this upcoming group consists of 4
members from the indie J-Rock scene and have been featured in SHOXX magazine and is produced
by Hideki Inoue who also produced groups like X Japan and Hide.
| SWEK held another great concert for their Midwestern
anime fans. Playing anime-inspired rock rhythms
and original beats, SWEK pulled in the crowds to a really cool stage concert with a wide range of
acoustics and stage entertainment. And the crowds went wild!
| Karaoke: The Con Suite not only served up food and backrubs but
also served as the
official Karaoke room with competition and open mic.
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