SaikouCon 2016 Information


SaikouCon 2016

SaikouCon 2016
August 26-28, 2016
Split Rock Resort
Lake Harmony, PA, USA

Anime Convention

SaikouCon, which means "best convention", is the large scale, annual anime convention of the Pocono Mountains. Boasting a dedicated staff of longtime Japanese anime and manga fans, SaikouCon is excited to be the only large scale annual convention dedicated exclusively to anime, manga, and Japanese culture and pop culture in this area of Northeast Pennsylvania. The convention grew out of the now defunct web magazine Anime Ate My Brain Magazine; the sibling to music focused web magazine, Tastes Like Rock! Music Magazine. Both journalistic endeavors fall under the publishing wing of Nerdy Rock 'n Roller Productions.

The convention will always feature some of the best live entertainment themed to Japanese culture as well as the best in J-Rock and J-Pop musical acts from all over the US and beyond. All of this plus top creators, writers, artists, distributors, industry insiders, English dub and original Japanese voice talent, some of the best cosplay talent, shows, masquerades; and so much more!

Registration Information

Advance Rates
$30 through April 8, 2016
$35 through August 19, 2016
At-Door Rates
$70: All 3 Days
$30: Friday
$30: Saturday
$20: Sunday

Attendance Information

Attendance:
2,850 total people
2,655 paid attendeees

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Previous/Future Events

SaikouCon 2018  —  July 27-29, 2018
SaikouCon 2017  —  August 18-20, 2017
SaikouCon 2016  —  August 26-28, 2016
SaikouCon 2015  —  August 28-30, 2015
SaikouCon 2014  —  August 22-24, 2014
SaikouCon 2013  —  August 23-25, 2013

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