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Fan Panels

Become a panel host to share your passion, or join in on one of the many panels on a number of topics.

Main Events

Formal Ball, Saturday Night Dance, Cosplay Contest, and many more await you!

Cosplay

Check out cool Cosplays or show off your own!

Analog Gaming

Choose from a variety of table top games or tournaments available! Get those D20's ready! Shuffle those MTG Cards!

Video Gaming

Compete against your friends in the latest consoles, and games or play on some of the retro arcade machines!

Artist Alley

Choose from thousands of original and handmade works from our talented Artists inside our Artist Alley!

Dealers Room

Licensed and official merchandise from your favorite Anime, Manga, and more!

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Jessi Gaston
03 February 2016
This year's charity is the Midsouth Food Bank.Help donate to a great cause and be entered into our charity raffle! You too can win awesome prizes just for helping people in need! This year's charity raffle will be located next to registrati...
Jessi Gaston
31 January 2016
It's your turn to own the runway! Anime Blues is looking for willing participants to model their favorite Asian fashions in a full runway event!​This application is open to models who wish to display a style of Asian fashion (Japanese stree...
Matthew Santirojprapai
30 January 2016
​What does it mean to Pre-Register for Anime Blues Con?You can purchase Anime Blues Con badges in advance of the event, starting now, through June 1st online. These badges are good for all days of the convention, and badges can be picked up...
Matthew Santirojprapai
27 January 2016
Panel applications for Anime Blues Con 2016 is now open!​​We consider submissions from everyone. Proposals are evaluated both individually and against similar types of proposals. To help you focus your proposal, here's a list of items that ...

Special Guests

  • Colleen Clickenbeard
    Colleen Clickenbeard

    Colleen Clinkenbeard is a voice actor/ADR director/ADR scriptwriter/ Line Producer for FUNimation Productions. Her voice acting credits include: Fullmetal Alchemist (Rose Thomas and Riza Hawkeye), One Piece (Luffy in the new FUNimation dub), Shin Chan (Himawari and Maso), Trinity Blood (Sister Esther), Solty Rei (Rose), Witchblade (Reina), Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle (Yuko), Kiddy Grade (Éclair), Case Closed (Rachel Moore), Burst Angel (Maria), Samurai 7 (Kirara), Kodocha (Mama), Negima (Sakurako, Shizuna), Origin (Jessica), Rumbling Hearts (Mitsuki), Basilisk (Hotorubi), School Rumble (Anegasaki), Lupin III: Dead or Alive (Oleander), Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (Mary), and Diamond Daydreams and Ghost Train for ADV Films. She has also been featured in the video games: Aeon Flux, Spike Out, Battle Zone, Blood Rayne II, Stuntman, Fullmetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist II, Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai, and Dragon Ball Z: Budokai. Colleen's ADR Directing credits include Fullmetal Alchemist, Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, Kiddy Grade, Kodocha, Negima, Moon Phase, Sakura Teisen: Ecole de Paris, Case Closed, and Aquarion.

  • Cherami Leigh
    Cherami Leigh

    Cherami Leigh is an on camera and voice actor. Cherami began her work in the "Anime World" voicing Sae in "Peach Girl", and has since played Aisa, Pepper, and Miss Golden Week in "One Piece," Yaz in "Shin Chan," Primula in "Shuffle," Setsuna and Akira in "Negima," Naomi in "Witchblade," Himawari in "xxxHolic," Makoto in "Sasami: Magical Girls Club," Mai in "Ghost Hunt," Ayano in "Stigma," Road in "D. Grayman," Shijima in "Nabari," Shinooka in "Big Windup," Honoka in "Kenichi," Kirimi in "Ouran Host Club," and recently released "Bamboo Blade" as Tamaki, "Sergeant Frog" as Natsumi, and "Soul Eater" as Patty. She has voiced many video games including Lux Pain as Nami.

    Cherami began acting at 6 and has worked with LeAnn Rimes, Bernadette Peters, Paul Dano, Ethan Hawke, Ashley Johnson, Wilmer Valderamma, Marcia Gay Harden, Thomas Jane, Avril Lavigne and many others. She has worked on "Fast Food Nation" (directed by: Richard Linklater), "The Hottest State"(directed by: Ethan Hawke), and "The Mist" (directed by: Frank Darabont), she recently appeared as the overachieving "Ginnie Warwick" on NBC's "Friday Night Lights" , you can also recognize Cherami working alongside Claire Danes in HBO's film "Temple Grandin". She has also appeared on NBC's "CHASE" & ABC's "The Deep End".

    Cherami is currently working on several projects, on and off camera, that she is anxious to share with her fans.

  • Trina Nishimura
    Trina Nishimura

    Trina Nishimura has become more and more involved in the anime scene over the past few years, primarily working with FUNimation Entertainment. Trina was first cast in Desert Punk as the little hungry girl Namiko and has refused to leave the FUNimation property ever since. Her most notably awesome credits include: Black Cat (Tanya), Claymore (Flora and Sophia), Jyu Oh Se (Tiz), Kenichi the Mightiest Disciple (Shigure Kosaka), Speed Grapher (Yui), season one and two of Negima!? (Lingshen Chao and Motsu), Sasami: Magical Girl Club (Ayane), Baldr Force Exe (Tsukina Sasagiri), School Rumble and Yurippe School Rumble: 2nd Semester (Akira Takano), Baccano! (Rachel), Sgt Frog (Ghost Girl), Case Closed: The Last Magician of the Century the Movie (Natasha Kosaka), Nabari no O (Juji Minami), and the ever popular Witchblade (Shiore Tsuzuki). Having completed work as Nadie in El Cazador de la Bruja, the final installation in BeeTrain's "girls with guns" trilogy, Trina has finally been able to leave the FUNimation premises having proven her voice acting abilities.

    Since her departure she has been called back as Meifong Liu in Blassreiter, Kaaya in Tower of Druaga, Akeno in My Bride is a Mermaid, Karen Nishiyama in Bamboo Blade, Luna in Cashern Sins, Lia Dragonell Sands of Destruction, Mizune in Soul Eater, Francesca Lucchini in Strike Witches, Oriku in Oh! Edo Rocket, Suzuri in Rideback, Capella Titus in Birdy the Mighty Decode, Lan Fan in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Sakuya in .hack//Quantum, Sohara in Heaven's Lost Property, Hisca in Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike, Milly in Trigun: Badlands Rumble, and her most anticipated role to date as Mari Makinami Illustrious in Evangelion 2.22.

  • CinnamonToastKen
    CinnamonToastKen

    Kenneth Morrison, or more widely known as CinnamonToastKen; is a Youtube video game commentator, streamer, and vlogger.

    Being born is Mississippi to a family of Moon-shining, bluegrass playing werewolves, ken has taken a strong stand agaist infantile alcohol abuse and underage facial hair. His campaign has been a complete success.

    Ken is most widely known for his collaborative work with other top YouTube channels such as Pewdiepie, Smosh, CaptainSparkles, TobyGames, and many more. Alongside Pewdiepie, Markiplier, and other generous YouTube personalities they have successfully raised $446,512 to proce clean water to those in need.

    Aside from gaming commentaries and collaborations, Ken has also provided game reviews, skits, and participated in game shows across the YouTube community. 

    He also vlogs abous his life, girlfriend, and lovely corgi puppy 'Betty Brutal' that has quickly captured the hearts of his fans and even been featured on other YouTubers channels and 9gag.tv.

VENUE INFORMATION

Memphis Cook Convention Center

The MCCC features thousands of square foot of event space which is perfect for a quickly growing convention such as ours. Anime Blues Con currently resides over the entire Exhibit Hall/Ballroom Level of the Convention Center.

Memphis Cook Convention Center (MCCC)

Exhibit Hall/Ballroom Level

Address: 255 North Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103

Phone: (901) 576-1200

MCCC

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