New Guests at Anime Midwest 2013

New Guests At Anime Midwest 2013

Todd Haberkorn Coming In 2013
The voice of Hikaru in Ouran, North Italy in Hetalia, Ling Yao in FMA, Natsu in Fairy Tail, and many others will be joining us in 2013. Catch Todd’s voice as lead roles in Sgt. Frog as Keroro, Suzuka as Yamato, Ghost Hunt as Naru, Claymore as Raki, Holic as Wataknuki, D. Gray Man as Allen Walker, Sands of Destruction as Kyrie, Soul Eater as Death the Kid, and some others he can’t say right now. A few supporting roles include Itsuki in Shuffle, Ichimoruken in Hell Girl, Firo in Baccano!, Kono in Darker Than Black, Hikaru in Ouran High School Host Club and Khoza in One Piece. Check out most of the shows listed above on or When not in the booth, Todd is a producer with his company, Out of the Office Productions.

The Nostalgia Critic, Doug Walker Comes to Anime Midwest
Doug Walker, that guy with the glasses, aka The Nostalgia Critic, will be appearing at Anime Midwest 2013. Doug Walker, from is best known for his character The Nostalgia Critic, who reviews bad movies and TV shows from childhood. He also plays the roles of That Guy With The Glasses, who answers the weirdest questions fans can come up with, Chester A. Bum, the hyper active bum who loves every movie ever made, and Dominic, a bar tender who has talked with the video game world’s biggest stars. He’s also noted for having a long standing “rivalry” with The Angry Video Game Nerd. His online shows averages one to two hundred thousand viewers a week.

Second Convention in January
If you can drive about 2 hours to Peoria, Illinois, you can join all your Anime Midwest staff members for Anime-ZAP! from January 4-6, 2013. Anime-ZAP! is only $10 to register for right now, or $25 at the door. Anime-ZAP! focuses on events like our dances and concerts, instead of voice actor guests. It’s an awesome chance to cosplay and make more friends. Don’t just take my word for it, watch some video from this year. This is Anime-ZAP!’s fourth year, and we’re expecting over 1,000 people.

Get Your Hotel Room For $99/night
Our hotel block for Anime Midwest is currently 30% full. Getting a room for Anime Midwestfrom our website means you can stay up late and hang out with us all night – enjoying our awesome rave dances, late night panels, and everything else.

Next Year

Over 3,000 people will converge on the Hyatt Regency O’Hare July 5-7, 2013 to celebrate Anime Midwest. Our Chicago convention has far more events, panels, and anime-centric activities than many cons, and we are proud of our exclusive ConSweet with free soda and ramen. Join us for our date auction, numerous guest panels, the cosplay masquerade, and so much more.


Author: Jenn

President, publisher, and blogger since October 2000