Guests from the far east to far west came to Anime Weekend Atlanta to settle down and give the fans what they wanted, more anime and manga stuff!  This year's roster came out just a tad larger and even more exciting.

Anime Weekend Atlanta 9
Guests of Honor

Guests of Honor and Guests included: 
Toshio Okada: DAICON animation, "Oneamisu no Tsubasa", "Fushigi no Umi no Nadia", "Top wo Nerae" Computer Games: "Dennou Gakuen" "Princess Maker" TV: "BS Manga"
Hiroyuki Kitakubo: Director of Black Magic M-66, Blood the Last Vampire, Robot Carnival, Roujin Z, Golden Boy, and JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. 
Jo Chen: Artist for Racer X and the Dark Minds
Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons: Comic artist for Super Information Hijinks: Reality Check! and Sushi Girl.
Kira Vincent Davis: voices of Ryunosuke Natsume from All Purpose Cultural Cat Girl Nuku Nuku, Ruri Hoshino from Martian Successor Nadesico, Yuuhi Shimabara from Neo Ranga, Koharu Hotta from Princess Nine, Shampoo from Slayers: The Motion Picture.
Rosearik Rikki Simons: voice of GIR on Nickleodeon's Invader Zim
Kelli Cousins: voices of Seira Morimura from Princess Nine, Kurumi from Steel Angel Kurumi, and Akari Mizushima from Chance POP Session. 
Peter Fernandez: voice of Speed Racer & Racer X, producer for the Star Blazers series. 
Monica Rial: voices of Nozomi Kaibara from Chance POP Session, Miharu from Gasaraki, Natsume from Generator Gawl, Izumi Himuro from Princess Nine, Haruka Shitow from RahXephon, Princess Hyatt from Excel Saga.
Corinne Orr: voice of Trixie, Marine Boy and the original voice of Snuggles the Bear
Doug Smith: voices in BubbleGum 2040, Those Who Hunt Elves, Sorcerer Hunters, Dragon Knight, and GoldenBoy.
Tim Eldred: Spider-Man, Jackie Chan Adventures, and Tutenstein
Jan Scott Frazier: animator, former producer for Production IG, consultant and guru to the masses
Carl Horn: Translation adaptation for Neon Genesis Evangelion, Blood the Last Vampire, Royal Space Force, and Jin-Roh.
Fred Ladd: father of anime in America, producer for Gigantor, Kimba, 8th Man, The New Adventures of Gigantor, and Sailor Moon.
Additional Honored Guests included: Amy Howard Wilson, Brett Weaver, Steve Bennett, Robert DeJesus, Bruce Lewis, Neil Nadelman, David Williams, and Jason Martin.

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