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Otakon 2014 – Solving PreReg Pickup Technical Issues

Otakon 2014 – Solving PreReg Pickup Technical Issues

A number of technical failures and procedural limitations prevented our staff from checking in all of our members as expected. While we were able to check in approximately 10,000 members Thursday, we recognize that an estimated 7,000 to 8,000 members were unable to do so. For this, we sincerely apologize.

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Yoshiki to Perform Sunday Concert at Otakon 2014

Yoshiki to Perform Sunday Concert at Otakon 2014

Otakorp, Inc. is proud to welcome back Yoshiki – this time, finally, for a proper full concert performance. The world-renowned star (and longtime friend of the convention) will perform a show based on his Yoshiki Classical World Tour, but has promised something extra special for Otakon.

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Otakon 2014 to Host Sailor Moon Saturday

Otakon 2014 to Host Sailor Moon Saturday

Viz Media and Otakorp, Inc. are pleased to announce special programming for Saturday at Otakon 2014, which will see an official celebration of 20 years of Sailor Moon. The day will be filled with screenings, panels, autograph sessions, and special events.

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Otakon 2014 to Host ‘In This Corner of the World’ Art Exhibit

Otakon 2014 to Host ‘In This Corner of the World’ Art Exhibit

Otakorp, Inc. is pleased to announce that Otakon 2014 will play host to a special exhibit of concept artwork for the upcoming animation project "In This Corner of the World." Director Sunao Katabuchi will curate the exhibit, to be presented adjacent to the Otakon Art Show.

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Otakon Vegas 2014

Otakon Vegas 2014

Otakon Vegas was an interesting beast of a con: a small, intimate convention focused mainly on fan-run events, run by the same corporation as one of the largest anime conventions in America. I was fortunate enough to have an excuse to be in Las Vegas around New Year’s, allowing me to attend the nascent convention.

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