Linus Lam Network News
convention coverage report of
Welcome to another edition
of Linus Lam Network News for 2009! This news report covers our trip
to Ohayo-con 2009 for a huge weekend of anime and manga enjoyment and
a whole lot more! Held at the Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio
over the weekend of January 29 - February 1, Ohayo-con 2009 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 Ohayo-con 2009 starts here! Coverage you can count on, here at Linus Lam
|Highlights: Various live programming events kept the attendees well-covered throughout the weekend.
Guests of Honor included Applegeeks, Chris Ayres, Greg Ayres, Robert
DeJesus, Aaron Dismuke, Jan Scott Frazier, Caitlin Glass, Matt Greenfield, Tiffany Grant, Jerry Jewel, Bruce Lewis, Dave Lister, Mike McFarland, Vic
Mignogna, Chris Patton, Antimere Robinson, Rikki Simons, Tavi Wolfgarth-Simons, Michael
Sinterniklaas, Doug Smith, J. Michael Tatum, Brett Weaver, and David Williams.
Big events included Cosplay Contest, Anime Music Videos, Karaoke, Cosplay
Chess, Anime Millionaire, Anime Name That Tune, Anime Let's Make a Deal, and Guest panels. Panels and workshops included
Tokusatsu, Poofy Dress Cosplay Exhibition, Artist's Roundtable, Traveling
to Japan, Japanese Folklore, Designing Characters, Breaking Creative
Blocks, Cosplay 100: Getting Started, Photography for Photographers, Found
Object Cosplay, Hand-held Gaming, Anime Fight Club, ADR Direction, Hello
Kitty, How to Draw Manga, Crafting Your First Webcomic, Lolita Crush, Mock
Combat for Cosplay, AniCoz, Make-up 101, Cosplay Construction, Anime
Journalism, Video Editing 101, Otaku and Media Literacy, Acting Stage vs.
Studio, Old School Anime Showcase, and lots more.
This year's trip to Ohayo-con
saw lots of inspired costumes from numerous anime and manga characters and more! Chart-topping displays for this year included characters from
Vocaloid, Evangelion, Devil May Cry, Ah! My Goddess, Gurran Lagaan,
Bleach, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, D. Gray Man, Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicles,
Sailor Moon, and much more!
Please check out more cosplay photo coverage from our Ohayo-con 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 Ohayo-con.|
Be sure to visit the next Ohayo-con!
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