Sakura-Con Announces a Gaggle of Guests

Mike Ferreira (Editor) — February 23rd, 2012 — 05:25
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Sakura-Con announced a number of additions to their lineup of Japanese Guests. The following individuals will attend the event as Guests of Honor:

  • Gen Urobuchi (Fate/Zero, Madoka Magica)
  • Yutaka Minowa (Ninja Scroll, Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust)
  • Zekkyo (Toradora!)
  • Retsu Tateo (Full Metal Panic!, Endless Eden)
  • Katsushi Ota (editor of Kodansha, Faust and Kodansha Box)
  • Atsuhiro Iwakami (Madoka Magica, The Garden of Sinners)
  • Michihiko Suwa (Case Closed, InuYasha)
  • Fumiko Kawamura (head designer for Chantilly)
  • Yoshiaki Kawajiri (X (TV), Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust)
  • Kanon Wakeshima

The convention also announced the following American industry figures will attend the event as guests:

  • Leah Clark
  • Jonathan Klein
  • Reuben Langdon

Sakura-Con will be held in Seattle from April 6-8. Sony Music previously announced that Stereopony will perform at the event.