Denver area anime fans are counting down to next weekend’s Animeland Wasabi 2014 convention. They will be “bringing a pop culture event with an anime feel to Colorado" Feb 28 – Mar 2 at the The Crowne Plaza Denver International Hotel & Convention Center. Fans have had this event marked down on their calendar for a weekend of cosplay, well known celebrity guests, live music and plenty of fun activities. With the experience of hosting shows across the country since 2007, Animeland will be bringing fans a weekend full of celebs such as American voice actor John William DiMaggio, voice actress Jessica DiCicco, famed voice actor Billy West, actor Liam McIntyre, Cassandra Morris, and Stargate actresses Teryl Rothery and Ona Grauer. Along with the celebs, there will be live music by talented bands such as Nylon Pink who is known for being the only all-Asian American female band in the United States, The Megas, Eyeshine, and Angel Anatomy.
The celebrity guests will be a must see. Guests of honor John William DiMaggio and Jessica DiCicco will be a big draw. DiMaggio is best known for his role as Bender the robot on Futurama and Dr. Drakken on Kim Possible. DiCicco plays the Flame Princess on Adventure Time! Actor Liam McIntyre is the young star of the hit series, Spartacus. Famed voice actor Billy West best known as Philip J. Fry (Futurama) and Stimpy (Ren and Stimpy). Actress Ona Grauer played Emily Young and Ayiana on the TV show Stargate Universe. Another Stargate alumn is actress Teryl Rothery who is loved by fans for her role in the show as Dr. Janet Fraiser on Stargate:SG1. Voice actress Cassandra Lee Morris who is known for her roles as Yubel, Leo and Luna in the Yu-Gi-Oh franchise. Animeland Wasabi 2014 is a must for Denver area geeks. For registration and a complete list of guests, check out their website.