Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
Anime Boston 2007!
 

Welcome to another edition of Linus Lam Network News for 2007!  This news report covers our trip to Anime Boston 2007 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and a whole lot more for 2007!  Held at the Hynes Convention Center and Boston Marriott Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts over the weekend of April 20-22nd, 2007, Anime Boston 2007 saw lots of attendees ready to party on with a bunch of dedicated artists, live performances, and plenty of opportunities to hang out with fellow anime and manga fans. Our exciting trip to Anime Boston 2007 starts here!  Coverage you can count on, here at Linus Lam Network News!

Highlights: Various live programming events kept the attendees well-covered throughout the weekend. Guests of Honor came from near and far including Yasuhiro Imagawa, Hiroshi Iwata, Junji Nishimura, Kenji Terada, Greg Ayres, Laura Bailey, Troy Baker, Luci Christian, Colleen Clinkenbeard, Brina Palencia, Mike McFarland, Travis Willingham, Robert and Emily Dejesus, Bettina M. Kurkoski, Christopher Bevins, Grant Moran, Mike Sinterniklaas, Tom Wayland, and David Williams.  Big events included Cherry Blossom Ball, Cosplay Contest, Anime Music Videos, Karaoke, Anime Lounge, Charity Auction, Hentai AMV COntest, Swap Meet, and Cosplay Human Chess. Panels and workshops included Adult Swim Revolution, American Animation, Anime on DVD, Anime Songwriting Workshop, Artist's Critique Circle, Asian Brushpainting, Fansubbing, Western Symbolism in Anime, Character Creation, Copyright for Artists, Cosplay 101, Cosplay Ethics and Philosophy 101, Cosplay Props and Weaponry, Cosplay Psychology, WebComics, Small pres Publishing, Evolution of Comics, Fan Fiction, Gaia Online, Student's Guide to Tokyo, Japanese Language Basics, Leelee's Wig Workshop, Manga Lettering and Retouching, Plushie Workshop, Japanese Baseball, Chibi Project, Yaoi Press Industry, and lots more.
Cosplay: This year's trip to Anime Boston saw lots of inspired costumes from numerous anime and manga characters and more! Chart-topping displays for this year included characters from Howl's Moving Castle, Princess Tutu, Vampire Hunter D, Fate Stay/Night, Legend of Zelda, Eureka Seven, Bleach, Tsubasa, Final Fantasy, Naruto, and much more! Please check out more cosplay photo coverage from our Anime Boston stock convention archives!
Miscellaneous: From Artists Alleys to Art Shows, Anime Music Videos to casual conversations with esteemed Guests of Honor, shopping inside the Dealers Hall to participating numerous panels, you can always find something to do at Anime Boston.  Game shows are a good staple of casual and inspiring entertainment.  Anime Boston certainly had a good wealth of that with Anime Name That Tune, Anime Unscripted, Iron Cosplay, and Voice Acting Contest.  More participation?  Get involved with the Karaoke Contest, Iron Karaoke, or just strut your stuff at the Dance nights with some top-listed DJs!

Come check out more cosplay and events photo coverage from our Anime Boston stock convention archives!

Be sure to visit the next Anime Boston!

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