[Last year’s event log here. Last update September 22, added some annotation and Anime NYC]
This is a blog post that will keep track of the nerd events I’m attending in 2017. It will be updated over time to add/delete and update the status of the events I plan to attend or have attended. If you’re going to one of these, feel free to let me know ahead of time.
Oh, my Eventernote profile here. Annotations: Bold for overseas trip, italics for local trips…relatively local trips.
(1/6-8) Taiyoucon @ Mesa Convention Center, AZ -> Complete!
(1/27-29) LisAni Live 2017 @ Nippon Budokan -> Complete! Disillusion ftw!
(1/28-29) THE IDOLM@STER Producer Meeting 2017 @ Tokyo Metro Gym -> Complete! ;_;
(3/4) Angela @ Nippon Budokan -> Complete! Thanks for the laughs! I also went to a WUG mini live at Koshigaya Lake Town mall.
(3/5) Sphere @ Yoyogi National Gym -> Complete!
(3/9) ZAQ Acoustic @ Star Pine’s Cafe, Koenji -> Complete! This was a real treat!
(3/10-12) THE IDOLM@STER Million Live 4th Live Thank You for Smile @ Nippon Budokan -> Complete! OMG SO GOOOOOOOD! I also attended a screening + theater greeting for Sakura Quest (featuring the lead 5 characters), and went to a talk show between Harami and the creator of Trinity 7.
(3/31-4/2) Anime Boston @ Hynes Convention Center, MA -> Nope. Sorry Furuya-san! (4/7-9) Kawaii Kon @ Hawaii Convention Center -> Nope…too bad.
(4/22-4/23) 765 Million Stars First Time In Taiwan @ TICC -> Complete!
(5/26-28) Anime North – Toronto Congress Centre -> Done! It was laid back. Moyo was adorbs.
(6/9-11) Anime Next @ Atlantic City Convention Center -> Complete! Reina was everything people promised and more.
(6/30-7/4) Anime Expo @ LACC -> Done! AX Sure Was A Thing.
(8/4-8/6) Anime Revolution Summer 2017 @ Vancouver Convention Center -> Done! Vancouver is great!
(8/11-8/13) Otakon @ Water E. Washington Con Center, Wash. DC -> First Otakon in DC was good.
(8/17-20) Animefest @ Sheraton Dallas Hotel, TX -> Nope.
(8/25-8/27) Animelo Summer Live 2017 THE CARD @ Saitama Super Arena -> Gunning for just the weekend. RIP Bandori.
(9/16) Wake Up, Girls! 4th Tour @ Zepp Tokyo -> Just realized if I YOLO for Meg@ton I will be able to make it. So I did. It was great. I’m so glad I was there.
(9/17) IDOLM@STER Million Live Meg@ton Voice Session 1 @ Nakano Sun Plaza -> Done! No regrets! It was great!
(9/17) Shinso Ongaku Ensou Kai 4 @ Shinjuku BLAZE -> Wow this was awesome too. Glad I was there! Perfect kind of a show if you like Chouchou and fhana.
(9/28-10/1) Anime Weekend Atlanta @ Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Cobb Galleria, GA -> Confirmed!
(10/7-10/8) IDOLM@STER 765MILLIONSTARS HOTCHPOTCH FESTIV@L!! @ Nippon Budokan -> All set!
(11/17-11/19) Anime NYC @ Javitz Center, NYC -> It’s local, and I’ll get to see Ishida Yoko, Chihi and True, so why not…
I yolo’d too hard I think. Help.