UPDATE: With a much needed photo-caption fix. I didn’t make it to Youmacon this year, but from what I hear was the length of the line to get in on Friday, it could probably be called a success. We had a photographer out there Sunday, who snapped a bunch of great photos. It looks like … Continue Reading →
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It’s the beginning of November so that can only mean one thing: the return of Youmacon. The state’s biggest anime convention is back in Detroit this weekend, and it continues to grow. The main base of operations will be the Renaissance Center again, but dozens of events will also be taking place at Cobo Center, … Continue Reading →
Well, I was working on another geeky project over the weekend, so I wasn’t able to make it to Youmacon this year over at the Ren Cen. We sent photographer David Coates to the con, and he set up a photo gallery of his shots. This one of No Face from Hayao Miyazaki’s “Spirited Away” … Continue Reading →
// Youmacon, Metro Detroit’s biggest anime convention, is back this weekend, ready to take over the Detroit Mariott at the Renaissance Center this weekend from Thursday night through Sunday. And it just keeps growing. Attendance was 9,000 last year, and when I ran into con chair Morgan Kollin at a “Real Steel” screening a few … Continue Reading →