San Francisco's Anime, Video Game, and Cartoon Convention!

January 31-February 1, 2015
Hyatt Regency Hotel
San Francisco Airport

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Schedule of Events

Schedule is subject to change -- please check at con for the latest updates!

Friday the 30th

Friday at 6 pm
Press/Industry Reg (Fri) Foyer
Friday at 7 pm
Super Smash Bros Melee Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Friday at 8 pm
Speedrun: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (WiiU) with Spikevegeta Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music
8:30 pm Swap Meet Foyer Shopping
Friday at 10 pm
Speedrun: Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (Gamecube/Gameboy) with Romscout Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music

Saturday the 31st

Saturday at 9 am
Registration (Saturday Hours) Foyer
Press/Industry Reg (Sat) Foyer
Saturday at 10 am
Opening Ceremonies with AOD Staff, Jon St. John, Ken Pon... Events 1 Guests
Exhibit Hall (Saturday Hours) Exhibit Hall Shopping
Sword Art Online 2 Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Speedrun: Yoshi's Island 100% (SNES) with Trihex Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music
Gaming Pavilion (Saturday Hours) Gaming Pavilion
Saturday at 11 am
Running a Voice Acting Studio with Robbie Daymond Events 1 Guests, Panels
Introduction to Independent Film Making with Kevin McKeever Events 2 Creative Events, Guests, Panels
Easy Animation with Live2D with Zhiyuan Xu Events 3 Creative Events, Panels
Turning Your Fandom into Academic Success with Ryan Devine, Elizabeth Schweizer... Events 4 Creative Events, Panels
Writing Nuts and Bolts with AOD Staff Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Tea Time Cafe (Saturday Hours) Maid Cafe Performances/Music
11:30 am Lunch Cart Foyer
Saturday at Noon
LittleKuriboh Unabridged with Martin Billany (aka Little Kuriboh) Events 2 Guests, Panels
How To Be Your Character Without Really Trying with Random Encounters Events 3 Costuming, Panels
How To Make Japanese Curry with Steven Savage Events 4 Creative Events, Panels
Love Stage Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Arcana Heart 3 Love Max Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Saturday at 1 pm
Portrayal of Women in Media with Marianne Miller & Noelle Stevenson Events 2 Guests, Panels
How to Host a Good Anime Con Panel with Kevin McKeever Events 3 Anime, Creative Events, Fandom, Guests, Panels
How Anime Gets Made with Evan Minto Events 4 Panels
Why We Write with AOD Staff Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Ti@Mi Odottemita and Utattemita Live with Ti@Mi Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Saturday at 2 pm
Autographs with Jon St. John & Robbie Daymond Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
Crunchyroll Industry Panel with Tiffany Chen & Victoria Holden Events 2 Anime, Industry, Panels
Comic Creation 101 with Noelle Stevenson Events 3 Creative Events, Guests, Panels
How to be awesome being a queer geek with Matt Conn, John James & Toni Rocca Events 4 Fandom, Panels
Self-Publishing: Writing the book you couldn’t find for yourself with Steven Savage & Kevin Andrew Murphy Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Sailor Moon Crystal Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Jojo's Bizzare Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Weiss Schwarz Card Game Gaming Pavilion Gaming
Ultra Street Fighter 4 Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
eMpiRe Dance Show with Ris, Florence, Beck, & Xan Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Saturday at 3 pm
Concert: Hideo Events 1 Performances/Music
Q/A and Live Drawing with Japanese illustrator, p19! with p19 Events 2 Guests, Panels
The End Of The Anime Industry As We Know It with Kevin McKeever Events 3 Industry, Panels
Basic LED Lighting for Cosplay with Cherry Tea Girl & Ohmi Events 4 Costuming, Creative Events, Panels
SBA0048's Second Stage: Shoujo Tachi yo! Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Saturday at 4 pm
Autographs with p19 Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
A Pleasant Interlude With Happy Tree Friends with Ken Pontac & Warren Graff Events 2 Guests, Industry, Panels
From Fan To Pro with Steven Savage Events 3 Career, Fandom, Panels
Video Game Musicals with Random Encounters with Random Encounters Events 4 Panels
Fan Fiction Iron Chef with AOD Staff Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Akame ga Kill Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Nidhogg Tournament Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Multiplayer Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Saturday at 5 pm
Autographs with Ken Pontac & Kevin McKeever Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
Robotech Industry Panel with Kevin McKeever Events 2 Anime, Guests, Industry, Panels
Geek Professional Networking with Steven Savage Events 3 Career, Fandom, Panels
Running a Video Games Community with South Bay Button Mashers Events 4 Fandom, Panels
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
MajikuruMaChan2 LIVE! Feat. SNB Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Saturday at 6 pm
Sekai Project Industry Panel with Christopher Ling & Raymond Qian Events 2 Anime, Industry, Panels
Wolf Children Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Persona 4: The Golden Animation Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Saturday at 7 pm
Masquerade with AOD Staff Events 1 AOD at Nite, Costuming
YouTube Horror Stories with Random Encounters Events 2 AOD at Nite, Panels
Karaoke with Karaoke Kaizokudan Events 4 AOD at Nite
Fan Fiction Mashups and Reboots with AOD Staff Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Saturday at 8 pm
Speedrun Q&A Events 2 AOD at Nite, Gaming, Panels
Kindaichi Case Files Returns Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Say "I Love You" Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Guilty Gear Xrd Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Super Soul Bros Gaming Pavilion AOD at Nite, Performances/Music
Saturday at 9 pm
Late Night Trivia Quiz with AOD Guests of Honor (Round 1) with AOD Staff Events 1 AOD at Nite, Guests
Naruto The Abridged Comedy Fandub Spoof Series Panel with Martin Billany (aka Little Kuriboh) Events 2 Anime, AOD at Nite, Guests, Panels
Sexual Tropes in Fan Fiction (18+) with AOD Staff Events 5 AOD at Nite, Creative Events, Panels
Speedrun: Rayman (PS2) with Spikevegeta Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music
Saturday at 10 pm
Late Night Trivia Quiz with AOD Guests of Honor (Round 2) with AOD Staff Events 1 AOD at Nite, Guests
AOD Guests Swap Stories and Exchange Fluids (18+) with Jon St. John, Ken Pontac & Kevin... Events 2 AOD at Nite, Guests, Panels
Berserk: The Golden Age Arc - The Egg of the King Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Saturday at 11 pm
AOD Guests Play Cards Against Humanity! with Ken Pontac Events 2 AOD at Nite, Guests

Sunday the 1st

Sunday at 9 am
Registration (Sunday Hours) Foyer
Press/Industry Reg (Sun) Foyer
Sunday at 10 am
Exhibit Hall (Sunday Hours) Exhibit Hall Shopping
Writing Review Workshop with AOD Staff Events 5 Creative Events, Workshops
Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Blue Spring Ride Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Gaming Pavilion (Sunday Hours) Gaming Pavilion
Sunday at 11 am
Autographs with Jon St. John & Robbie Daymond Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
SEGA 3D Classics – Remastering Masterpieces with Sam Mullen & Julian Mehlfeld Events 1 Industry, Panels
How Does I Voice Act? with Marianne Miller Events 2 Guests, Panels
Philosophy in Anime with Ryan Devine, Elizabeth Schweizer... Events 3 Creative Events, Panels
Live Art Demo With Yuumei with Wenqing Yan (aka Yuumei) Events 4 Creative Events, Guests, Panels
Tea Time Cafe (Sunday Hours) Maid Cafe Performances/Music
Club Lollipop Presents... Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
11:30 am Lunch Cart Foyer
Sunday at Noon
Writing For Animation, Video Games, and Comics with Ken Pontac & Noelle Stevenson Events 2 Creative Events, Guests, Panels
The Rise of CG Anime with Evan Minto Events 4 Anime, Panels
Space Dandy Screenings 1 Anime, Screenings
Parasyte -the maxim- Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Multiplayer (Sunday) Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Sunday at 1 pm
Autographs with Ken Pontac & Kevin McKeever Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
New Sailor Moon with Robbie Daymond with Robbie Daymond Events 1 Anime, Guests, Panels
Working in the Anime Industry with Tiffany Chen, Victoria Holden, E... Events 2 Anime, Industry, Panels
Robotech Free For All with Kevin McKeever Events 3 Anime, Guests, Panels
YouTubing Like A BOSS with Random Encounters with Random Encounters Events 4 Career, Panels
Writing for Tabletop Gaming with Kevin Andrew Murphy Events 5 Creative Events, Panels
Weiss Schwarz Card Game (Sunday) Gaming Pavilion Gaming
Hello!Musume Gaming Pavilion Performances/Music
Sunday at 2 pm
Autographs with p19 Exhibit Hall Autographs, Guests
Charity Auction with AOD Staff Events 1 Shopping
Kickin' Butt Then and Now with Jon St. John Events 2 Guests, Panels
No Game No Life Screenings 2 Anime, Screenings
Speedrun: Bastion (PC) and Escape Goat (PC) with Vulajin Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music
Under Night In-birth Exe:Late Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments
Sunday at 3 pm
Voice Duels with LittleKuriboh with Martin Billany (aka Little Kuriboh) Events 1 Guests, Panels
Sketchfest with Noelle Stevenson with Noelle Stevenson Events 2 Guests, Panels
Do Anime Conventions Have A Future? with Kevin McKeever Events 3 Fandom, Guests, Industry, Panels
Hall Costuming Awards with AOD Staff Events 4 Contests, Costuming
Sunday at 4 pm
Speedrun: Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (XBox 360) with Romscout Gaming Pavilion Gaming, Performances/Music
Mystery Tournament Gaming Pavilion Gaming, VG Tournaments