Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
FanimeCon 2010!

Welcome to another edition of Linus Lam Network News for 2010!  This news report covers our trip to FanimeCon 2010 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and a whole lot more!  Held at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California over the weekend of May 28-31, FanimeCon 2010 saw lots of attendees ready to party on with a bunch of dedicated artists, live performances, gaming events, cosplay fun, and plenty of opportunities to hang out with fellow anime and manga fans. Our exciting trip to FanimeCon 2010 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 included Keith Burgess, Ryan Gavigan, Carl Horn, Daisuke Ishiwatari, Reuben Langdon, Ric Meyers, Halko Momoi, Toshimichi Mori, Jonathan Osborne, Gilles, Poitras, Hiroyuki Yamaga, Mamoru Yokota, Flow amd LM.C.  Main Events included Karaoke Contest, Fanimaid Cafe, Charity Auction, Fanime Music Videos, Yamaga Party, Rum Party, Cosplay Spectacular, Black and White Ball, Swap Meet, Dojo, and much more.  Panels and workshops included Cosplay, Figure Collecting, Amateur Voice Acting, Anime and Manga for Grownups, Anime Fans Over 30, Anime for Parents, Anime Podcasting, Art Community, Art Portfolios, Awesomely Bad J-Music Videos, Basic Cosplay Photography, Bay Area Artists Unite, Bento 101, Body Casting 101, Building Gundam Models, Convention Horror Stories, Costume Maintenance, Crossplay, Dark Horse Manga, Deviant Art, Dating in the Anime World, Evolution of Zelda, Gaia Online, Horror and Thriller Anime, Iron Fanime, Kimonos, Lolita Fashion Show, Make Your Own Custom Plushie, Nerd Courting, Pokemon Cafe, Resin and Plastic Molding, Sequential Art 101, Steampunk Costuming, History of Gainax, World of Yaoi, Visual Kei, Webcomics, Working as an Anime Critic, Intern in the Anime Industry, Character Designs, and much more.

Cosplay: This year's trip to FanimeCon saw lots of inspired costumes from numerous anime and manga characters and more! Chart-topping displays for this year included characters from Letter Bee, Black butler, Final Fantasy 13, Vocaloid, Hetalia, Avatar, Princess Tutu, Basara, Soul Eater, and much more! 
Please check out more cosplay photo coverage from our FanimeCon stock convention archives!
Miscellaneous: From Artists Alleys to Art Shows, Interactive Gaming events to Video Screening rooms, Anime Music Videos to casual conversations with esteemed Guests of Honor, shopping inside the Dealers Hall to Charity events, you can always find something to do at FanimeCon.  

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

Be sure to visit the next FanimeCon!

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