Crunchyroll Goes Virtual For Expo

UPDATE

Virtual Crunchyroll Expo just shared the third wave of guests for their virtual convention, see the names here:

  • Sofia Alexander, the creator (Onyx Equinox)
  • Shusuke Katagiri, the producer (Dr. STONE)
  • Yasutaka Yamamoto, the director (Noblesse)
  • Tarusuke Shingaki, voice actor (Noblesse)
  • Daisuke Hirakawa, voice actor (Noblesse)
  • Rian Tachibana, voice actor (Crunchyroll-Hime)
  • Matt Schley, the writer (The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter)
  • Sunghoo Park, the director (The God of High School)
  • Setta, the creative designer (The God of High School)
  • Manabu Akita, the character designer (The God of High School)
  • Tatsumaru Tachibana, who voices Jin Mori (The God of High School)
  • As part of the festivities of the convention, a virtual scavenger hunt will be held by Onyx Equinox, and winners will be able to gain tickets to the next Crunchyroll Expo, and a year of Crunchyroll Premium.

    Additionally, the convention announces a special musical act and performance from Myth & Roid.

    End Of Update…

    Virtual Crunchyroll Expo is now open for registration! Get your tickets Here!

    And we are happy to announce the first guests shared with the public:

  • Sora Amamiya, who voices Chizuru Mizuhara (Rent-a-Girlfriend)
  • Aoi Yuki, who voices Mami Nanami (Rent-a-Girlfriend)
  • Nao Toyama, who voices Ruka Sarashina (Rent-a-Girlfriend)
  • Rie Takahashi, who voices Sumi Sakurasawa (Rent-a-Girlfriend)
  • Okina Baba, the author (So I’m a Spider, So What)
  • Tsukara Kiryu, the novel illustrator (So I’m a Spider, So What?)
  • Kenta Onishi, the director (The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter)
  • Yuki Yamada, the producer (The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter)
  • Satoshi Shoji, the Editor (The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter)
  • Yongje Park, the creator (The God of High School)
  • Masahiko Komino, the director (GIBIATE)
  • Soma Saito, who voices Tadashi Yamaguchi (Haikyu!!)
  • Yoshikatsu Kimura, the director (EX-ARM)
  • Jeho Son, the writer (Noblesse)
  • Kwangsu Lee, the artist (Noblesse)
  • Arthell Isom, the CEO (D’ART Shtajio)
  • Roland Kelts, the author JAPANAMERICA)
  • Patrick Saitz, who voices Franky (One Piece)
  • If panels is not your forte, then you’ll love to hear about Virtual Crunchyroll Expo‘s New Crunchy City Anime Arts District, which can be viewed Here, which focuses on the artists that would have been at the convention.. if this pandemic hadn’t happened. You can access links to their personal shop and still find yourself something awesome to make up for not being able to be there in person. Also, every purchase you make at New Crunchy City Anime Arts District goes to supporting awesome artists, who could really use it right now.

    Still not interested, wow you are a tough customer… Well, how about Cosplay? Oh yea, I knew that would pique your interest. Well, Crunchyroll Expo is bringing their Cosplay Cup back in a virtual way!

    Right now the hosts of the event are Mario Bueno and Vampy Bit Me, and have only announced two of their four judges, Rock M. Sakura, Kamui Cosplay, Creature of Habit, and God Save the Queen. The Cosplay Cup takes place on the Saturday during the expo, September 5, 2020. If you want to participate you need to register before July 26, 2020… THATS ONLY A COUPLE DAYS! You better get to it and register Here.

    All of this awesome is taking place on September 4th, through September 6th this year (2020)!

    Did we forget to mention that the Virtual Crunchyroll Expo is free? Register now Here and watch the event unfold on crunchyrollexpo.com.

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